In a Gospel story, Jesus feeds a crowd of thousands of people with five

loaves of bread and two fish.

Let us share our good  fortune with others.


Welcome Back  

St. John's School Year    2014 - 2015



September  24   -   Terry Fox Run   -   Wear red & white

September  25   -   Fun Fair ,   BBQ   &  Open   House

                               4:30 - 6:15 pm           6:15 - 7:00 pm


September  29  -     Parent Council  Meeting  7:00 pm   Library

Octobr 2           -     School Mass   12:40 pm - St. John The Baptist Church


October 4, 2014 - Ordination of Deacon Justin, St. Mary's Cathedral, Kingston

A message from Father Brian.
You are cordially invited to the 
Deacon Justin Zacharias Pulikunnel
by Archbishop Brendan M. O'Brien on 
Saturday, October 4 at 10:30 am
at St. Mary's Cathedral, 
279 Johnson Street, Kingston. Followed by reception.
If sufficient people sign up, a bus will be leaving St. John's parking lot at
8:30 am on October 4 and travel to Kingston for Deacon Justin's Ordination.
Returning to parking lot by 2:30 pm. This is a coach but does not have
washroom facilities. To sign up for the coach, please contact St. John the Baptist Parish (613-267-1043 orstjohnperth@gmail.com.) Cut off date for sign-up is Sept 21. 


Note: Any students attending the ordination must be accompanied by a parent / guardian. Thank you.




Welcome to St. John's Catholic Elementary School.

Register now - Junior & Senior Kindergarten to Grade 6  &

St. John's Full Day JK / SK Program for September, 2014.


To register for St.   John's (all grades)  

please contact  613 - 267 - 2865

or call


C.D.S.B.E.O. Board Office     1- 800- 443 - 4562



St. John's offers:

- early French Immersion , middle French Immersion & English & French core programs. 

- an excellent music program  - choral music - (Jk / Sk to grade 6) & instrumental music (Grade 5 & 6 ), St. John's Choir &  St. John's band )

- strong programs in the arts. eg. - our Christmas Concerts, Drama Club ,  & School Masses

- outstanding opportunities in team & individual sports, Intramurals & Interscholastic sports ( soccer, cross country running, volleyball, ski club, hockey, cross country skiing, outdoor skating on our outdoor skating rink,  basketball,  Primary pilates,  badminton, running club, Funner To Be A Runner, Jumping Jaguars, Track & Field & Softball / 3 - Pitch ).

- terrific student leadership in programs such as "We Day", PALS, yard & classroom helpers, Nutrition Program assistants , Environmental Education / Eco Schools - St. John's Green Team  & Roots of Empathy leaders

- a wonderful St. John's Nutrition Program providing breakfast, healthy snacks, hot lunches,  pancake breakfast & spaghetti supper

- a caring, faith based Religious Education program linking home, parish & school





We invite our families to register for Kindergarten in September. Our Kindergarten programs help students get off to the best possible start through playing, watching, listening and exploring while discovering the many gifts God has given them.


 Children who are 4 years old by December 31, 2014 (born in 2010) are eligible to register for Junior Kindergarten for this September. Students currently attending our Junior Kindergarten program do not have to register again for Senior Kindergarten.


Please bring the following documents with you to register:

Child’s birth Certificate

Child’s Baptism Certificate

Immunization Record and Health Card.

Please call the school at 613-267-2865 should you have any questions.








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***   To check on school bus cancellations:

- Go to:      www.steo.ca 

(Please copy/ paste to your web browser)

Student Transportation of Eastern  Ontario


School Year - 2014 - 2015

Welcome to all of our students, families & staff.

To register your child, please contact 613-267-2865 .


We offer Early & Middle French Immersion programs as well as Core French & English programs.

We also offer Full Day   Junior & Senior Kindergarten









Thanks   to our St. John's school band & school choir for:

1) Appearing in the Santa Claus Parade in Perth

2) Playing & singing in our Christmas concerts &

3) Singing at the Perth Museum.

Thank you to our music teacher Mrs. Andrews.







ST. John's   SPORTS

CHAMPIONS :   2013   -  2014


Lanark  Area  


2)   ST. JOHN'S Jr. Boys' Soccer team   &

3)   ST. JOHN'S Jr. Girls  Soccer team

4)   ST. JOHN'S Jr. Girls  Basketball team

5)   ST. JOHN'S PEEWEE Track & Field Team




St. John's Sports


1) Junior Girls' Volleyball team - thanks to Coaches Mrs. Heffernan & Mrs. White

and all of our players

2) Junior Boys' Volleyball team - thanks to Coaches Mrs. Chaplin & Mr. Brackenbury

and all of our players

3) Junior Mixed Hockey Finalists

4) Junior Cross country Skiing Finalists



Schedule of Events


First Reconciliation & First Holy Communion 2014

- for a schedule of events, please click on News   - Sacramental Preparation





Used Hockey Equipment

We are looking for donations of used hockey equipment, skates and helmets  for some of our students.

If you can assist , please contact the school.  This is needed for the start of the school year.

Thanks  in advance.




To see Funner to be a Runner results, Click here.









Upcoming Events

School Contact

Phone: (613) 267-2865
Fax: (613) 267-6631

School Address
34 Wilson Street East
Perth, Ontario
K7H 1L6

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