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School Community News

Knaresborough Bed Race 2018

13 Jun 2018 | Posted In Catholic Life of School, Charitable Fundraising

A brilliant race by the SJF Team, over £853 has been raised so far. To donate until 16 June, click on the link in the post.

Athletics Practice

13 Jun 2018 | Posted In Sport

There is no practice after school today, Wednesday 13 June, due to the Athletics competition at Rossett School.

Y7 Cricket

12 Jun 2018 | Posted In Sport

The Y7 cricket match v St Aidan’s scheduled for Thursday 14 June has been re-arranged to Thursday 21 June in the afternoon at Harrogate Cricket Club.

Joplings’ Photography Competition

12 Jun 2018 | Posted In Uncategorised

Congratulations to Y9 Student John Durkin who recently won this competition, appearing on the front cover of Life Magazine. John’s photo is of Fountains Abbey at night – a stunning image, we’re sure you’ll agree. Well done, John!


08 Jun 2018 | Posted In Catholic Life of School, Charitable Fundraising, Sport

Confirmation of the date of the Year 7 English Schools’ National Cup Final is on Monday 25th June 2018 at St George’s Park, Burton upon Trent.

Area Cup Final Victories

23 May 2018 | Posted In Sport

Congratulations to both the Y7 and Y10 Boys’ Football Teams on their victories:
Y7 – SJF 2-0 St Aidan’s, Y10 – SJF 2-1 Queen Ethelburga’s.

Y7 Girls’ Football Team Fundraising for English Schools U12 National Finals

23 May 2018 | Posted In Charitable Fundraising, Sport

A reminder that students/staff can wear a football/top/sports top in place of their normal school shirt on Friday 25 May in exchange for a £2 donation. All other uniform must be worn as normal.

KS3 Performing Arts Club

23 May 2018 | Posted In Dance, Drama, School Production

Tickets are now on sale for the club’s latest production of Mary Poppins Jr.

Road to Wimbledon Tennis Competition

23 May 2018 | Posted In Sport

Congratulations to Tom Barlow after wining this competition on a tie-break against Gabriel Mead.

Gold D of E Awarded to Y13 Student

22 May 2018 | Posted In Sixth Form

Congratulations to Y13 student Lucy Dean on completing the Gold D of E Award. A formal presentation will be held at Buckingham Palace in due course. Mrs Joy, Head of SJF Sixth Form presented Lucy with her certificate.