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Our School

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

~ Hospitality

~ 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

~ Opti-MINDS

~ 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

We believe that St John’s School offers students a safe, compassionate and stimulating environment whereby every individual is included and taken to excellence in their education.