School Community News
This week at SJF we are holding Wellbeing assemblies for all year groups. For full details, click on the header.
6th Form Boys Football Cup Victory
Congratulations to the team on beating Egglescliffe 5-0 and they are now into the last 16 of the National Cup.
Y10 Boys Football English Schools’ Competition
The Y10 Boys’ Football B team were knocked out in the last 16 of this cup against Boston Grammar School on Thursday 10 January. Congratulations to the team on a fantastic cup run. Squad: Marvin Udenze, Alvin Udenze, Kieran May, Toby Lynn, Matt Featherstone, Pedro Lewis, Harrison Buck, Jack Murphy, Herbie Asbury, Charlie Sutton, JP Maxwell , Kai Scatchard, Luke Furlong, Luca Goldthorpe, George Storey, Jake McSorley
This is stored at the school’s main reception and is available for collection at break (11:10am to 11:30am), Monday to Friday. Please ensure all uniform is clearly named; any named items that are handed into reception will be returned to students.
SJF Teacher Training Day
The day was a huge success which hailed a pioneering initiative to explore more innovative ways of supporting teachers and staff through any of their day-to-day stresses and challenges. Click on header for the link to the full Harrogate Advertiser article.
Christmas Jumper Collection
The Christmas Jumper donations total £261.32 to date, all money raised to go to Save the Children Fund.
Y11 Retreat to Thickett Priory
On Monday 19th December saw a group of our Year 11 pupils join the Carmelite Nuns of Thicket Priory for a day of retreat and spiritual reflection.
KS3 Summer Musical Announcement
Mrs Staunton and Miss Murphy were thrilled to announce the Key Stage Three Summer Musical this year will be… Peter Pan!! All students in Year 7 and 8 are welcome to take part, auditions are only for those students wishing to take a principle role or be a principle dancer. Auditions will be in January – ensure you have seen Mrs Staunton for details of what to prepare and that you have signed up for an audition slot! Merry Christmas!
Years 7 to 11 finish school tomorrow, Friday 21 December at 2.30pm. Sixth Form finish at 12.30pm. School restarts on Tuesday 8 January 2019 at 8.50am
We want to congratulate four girls who have been selected for the North Yorkshire Netball development squads (U13 & U15). The girls attended two extensive screening trials at Queen Ethleburgas College where over 100 girls from the county attended. These girls are Ursula Holland (Y8), Olivia Hostert (Y8), Grace Della Rovere (Y9) and Chloe Peters (Y10).