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.


Happy Easter to all of our students, families & staff.

Thank you for your support of Share Lent   "Free The Children"   Program


Let's help build schools in Africa.
  We welcome your donations -   "Let us be the change in the world".       Thank you to our Grade 6's for leading this program.


Saturday, May 3     Funner To Be A Runner Event

To register, please call the school  &   ask for Mrs. Brackenbury    613 - 267 - 2865

or email cpbrack@gmail.com

Please click on Fun Run Registration Form on top header of this website.


Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m.  The 10 km relay race begins at 9:15, the 5 km run at 9:30 and the 2.5 km race begins at 10:30. If you are registering on race day, please be there a minimum of 45 minutes before your event. If you have pre-registered for your race, please be there a minimum of 30 minutes before your race so you can check in!



Upcoming  Events




Tuesday, April 22   -   Earth   Day   - special presentation by Green Team lead by Mrs. Cunningham

                                                             - Drama presentation by Drama Club lead by Mrs. Hodge

Wednesday, April 23   - Welcome S. Osler

                                    - Gr. 2 Bowls Project


Thursday, April 24   - St. John's Movie Night    6:30 p.m.   *** post poned to a future date

                                   - sponsored by St. John's School Council

                                   - includes popcorn and fruit juice / fruitopia or water


Friday, April 25   - Junior Badminton Tournament -   St . John's visiting St. Francis, Smiths Falls   - Junior team coached by Mme Dufresne

Friday, April 25   -   Terrific Kids Assembly    

Saturday, May 3    -   Funner To Be A Runner Event - Thank you to Mrs. Brackenbury & all of our team members

Sunday, May 4  -    Catholic Education Week begins - 9:00 a.m. Mass - St. John the Baptist Church - hosted by St. John's C.E.S. staff

Wednesday, May 7   -   Spaghetti Dinner - proceeds to assist St. John's Nutrition Program - thank you to Mrs. Ohlman & her team for organizing this terrific school event





Thank you & Congratulations

March 20   -   Junior Girls Basketball Tournament - hosted by St. Francis C.S., Smiths Falls

March 20   -   Junior Boys Basketball Tournament - hosted by Holy Name of Mary C.S. , Almonte

Thank you to both our boys' & girls' basketball teams on great effort & team play.

Congratulations to our girls team on winning the CDSBEO Lanark Junior Girls' Basketball Championship.

Thank you to our coaches Mme Needham & Mrs. Stranberg - Girls' Coaches   &   to

Mr.  Gardhouse & Mr. Brackenbury - Boys' coaches.










Little Caesar's Pizza Fundraising forms went home with students before March Break.

Thanks to Mrs. Chaplin & Mrs. O'Neil for organizing this event.  Orders were delivered on March 20.













Welcome to St. John's

Register now - Junior & Senior Kindergarten

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



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.


Tell your family, friends and neighbours, Kindergarten registration for September 2014 has begun. Please call or drop by the office to pick up a registration package. If you would like a package sent home with an older sibling, please write a note in your child’s agenda. 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.


***   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 - 2013 -2014

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



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.


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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