Kids & Families Schools

St. John School “Growing Up” Tower Garden Program Launched

St. John School has initiated a new outreach program with St. Anthony Shrine Franciscan Food Center, led by Karen Shea, who has been teaching Vertical Farming to our K3 and 1st Grade students this year. St. John School wanted to give back to the community by expanding the vertical gardening program outside of our school, Read More…

Community Kids & Families Schools

St. John School History Slam with Suffolk University Professor Bob Allison

St. John School’s 2nd through 5th Grade students once again enjoyed a very captivating history slam lesson yesterday from Suffolk University History Professor Bob Allison and Archer O’Reilly. The duo came to the school dressed in their period clothing from the Revolutionary War. Professor Allison was John Rowe, a Boston merchant, and Archer O’Reilly was Read More…

Event Notices Kids & Families Schools

St. John School to Host Open House

St. John School is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, February 1st from 9:00-11:00 am. We are accepting registrations for the 2017/2018 school year for Grades K3-8. From a foundation of values and knowledge, our K3-8th grade learners soar. By blending compassion with curiosity, St. John School sets the stage for dynamic discovery. Students learn the Read More…

Kids & Families Schools

St. John School Hosts Third Annual Family Skate Night

St. John School celebrated our third annual family skate night at Steriti Rink last Friday. The skating party was a huge success with a turnout of over 250 family members, as well as our teachers and administrators. During the event, our SJS Girl Scouts held their first cookie booth sale of the year. The girls Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC Expands St. John School Partnership With New After School Strings Program

NEMPAC is excited to announce a new program offering at the St. John School, an after school Strings Program for children in grades 1 – 3 and a JR Program for grades K3 – K5, beginning on February 2nd and running for 10 weeks. The class will be taught by NEMPAC’s new Suzuki trained instructor, Read More…

Community Kids & Families People Schools

St. John School Students Receive the Sacrament of Confirmation

St. John School 8th graders, John Paul Anderson, Michael Buttiri, Teddy Pasto, Nicholas Seaver and Nicholas Williams, received the sacrament of Confirmation this past weekend. These five young men have all been together at St. John School since they were in the first grade. The Confirmation services were held St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Read More…

Government Schools

St. John School Students Visit City Hall

Our St. John School 5th Graders went on a field trip to City Hall where they visited the City Hall Council Chambers. They met with City Councilor Sal LaMattina, who explained the duties of the City Council, talked about the upcoming election, the city charter, the city ordinances and the legislative branch of the city government. The students Read More…

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St. John School Trick or Treats at Coast Guard Base

Holy Halloween costumes Batman! It’s that time of year again when ghosts and goblins appear to take over the North End and that is exactly what happened at the United States Coast Guard Base last Friday when the Coast Guard personnel hosted our St. John School students. They invited all the minions, superheroes, princesses and Read More…

Business Community People Schools

St. John School 5th Graders Visit Converse Headquarters

Our 5th graders were invited to the Converse Headquarters in Boston to learn about the design of their sneakers, the history of Converse, how you can custom create your own sneakers, what it’s like to work in the company retail store, how they use technology and innovation in their product designs, how the supply chain Read More…

Community Event Notices Schools

St. John School to Host Open House

St. John School is hosting our first Open House on Wednesday, October 19th at 9:00 am. We are accepting registrations for the 2017/2018 school year for Grades K3-8. From a foundation of values and knowledge, our K3-8th grade learners soar. By blending compassion with curiosity, St. John School sets the stage for dynamic discovery. Students learn Read More…

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St. John School Hosts Annual Back to School Party

Last weekend St. John School’s Principal, Karen McLaughlin, and Director of Advancement, Lisa Santarpio, as well as all of our teachers, hosted our annual Welcome Back to School event for all of our new and returning St. John School students with over 350 attendees coming out for the fun-filled day at the Marriott Residence Inn on Read More…