St John’s Catholic School is situated in Roma, approximately 470 km west of Brisbane, Queensland. It is a Catholic co-educational School of approximately 750 students from Kindergarten to Year 12.
St John’s prides itself in providing a modern learning environment, with up-to-date and state-of-the-art facilities.
The foundations of learning, literacy and numeracy are embedded across all areas of St John’s.
~ An expert teacher in every classroom
~ Diocesan Reading Improvement Strategy
~ Outdoor Education Program
~ STEM Program (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)
~ EALD Programs (English as an Additional Language/Dialect)
~ Literacy and Numeracy Support
~ Secondary Retreat Program
~ Pre-Prep Transition Program
Digital Technologies are integral to all teaching and learning at St John’s.
~ Whole school network
~ Interactive whiteboards and projectors in classrooms
~ Individual device for each student in Years 7-12
~ P-6 learning devices such as iPads and Surface Pros
~ Educational Software
~ Digital cameras, scanners, 3D Printers, STEM
St John’s has an extensive range of resources and facilities available.
~ Well-resources library ~ Air-conditioned classrooms
~ Before School and After School Care ~ Canteen facilities
~ Two school buses ~ Before and after school care
~ Drama Room ~ Hospitality facilities
~ Design Technology ~ Science Labs
~ Art Room ~ Multi-purpose hall with indoor courts
~ The latest interactive SMART Board technology to promote learning.
St John’s has a proven track record of successful transition into further education, training and employment.
~ Work Experience
~ School Based Apprenticeships & Traineeships
~ Vocational Educational Training (VET)
~ Career Education and Counselling
Our extracurricular programs include:
~ Social Justice Program
~ Student Representative Council
~ Various sports programs including representative teams for rugby league, netball, tennis, touch football, basketball, cross country, athletics, swimming and equestrian.
~ Performing Arts Program including Drama and Dance
~ Homework Club
~ School Choir
~ Instrumental Tuition program
~ Enrichment Night
~ Rostrum Voice of Youth