During this unprecedented time we were very lucky last Sunday to view Mass being celebrated from St John’s Church incorporating the Feast of the Three Saints via the Innisfail Parish Youtube Channel. Our annual Feast had to be cancelled in line with the current pandemic restrictions. Through the technology available to us this was livestreamed […]
We have certainly hit the ground running in Term 1 this year. Welcoming our new students, celebrating Mass together and inducting our new school leaders, and competing in the District Swimming Carnival. We also took some special time out to pray for all those affected by the bush fires. Our Playgroup is growing quickly with […]
Come and find out what St John’s is all about. We have two very special events coming up. Thursday 24th October 9-10:30 am attend our Open Morning to hear all about us, and take a tour around our beautiful school. Tuesday 5th November 9-10:30 am we are holding our Prep for 2020 Parent Information Morning. […]
We had a very special visitor to our school, Maggie Dent (also known as the Queen of Commonsense) an Australian author, and educator who has a particular focus on helping parents with all things children and adolescence. Maggie was the original inspiration for our new Nature Play area with her insights and knowledge shared last […]
Earlier this year, the St John’s community in Silkwood welcomed twelve children who were baptised into the faith community of the Catholic Church. Family, friends, members of the school community, and parishioners gathered to witness this special event. The students were mesmerised as Father Kerry Crowley baptised the candidates, with younger students leaving their seats […]
St John’s hosts the Feast of the Three Saints in May. This is the largest religious festival of its kind held in Australia! In excess of 3000 people attend the festival.
My family’s association with St John’s stems back to 1999 when my children began their schooling. St John’s offers high quality academic opportunities in a family oriented environment. Children are made to feel safe and loved, promoting the opportunity for all children to achieve their potential in contemporary facilities. Our community kindergarten, located on the […]