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  • Honor Council - Maintaining the Integrity of the St. Johns Standards of Conduct

    Posted August 31, 2015
    2015-2016 Honor Council

    The Honor Council, representing students in Grades 8 - 12, is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the St. Johns standards and the long- and short-term welfare of the whole school community. The Council is also responsible to serve the well-being of the student: his/her ability to deal with...

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  • What's the Matter with Kids Today?

    Posted August 27, 2015
    Headmaster Ed Ellison

    For those of us who spend a great deal of time working with adolescents, we are seldom surprised by some of the silly, risky, crazy, thrill-seeking things that teenagers do. We never endorse risky behavior. We discourage teens at every turn from taking thoughtless risks. But do they listen to...

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  • MS Honor Code Commitment Assembly held on August 21

    Posted August 24, 2015
    (L-R) MS Dean Phillip Hobbs, Zoe Roberts, Joseph Schimko III, Head of MS Bill Rothe

    St. Johns Middle School Honor Code Commitment Assembly was held on August 21 and was led by Bill Rothe, Head of Middle School. Mr. Rothe stated, “The Honor Code Assembly is of critical importance. Its purpose is for all Middle School students to commit to and...

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  • Lucia Miller selected as one of only nine librarians in the U.S. to serve on the first Curation Corps of the Open eBook Initiative

    Posted August 19, 2015
    Lucia Miller, St. Johns Librarian and Information Specialist

    Lucia Miller, St. Johns Librarian and Information Specialist, has been selected as one of only nine librarians in the United States to serve on the first Curation Corps of the Open eBook Initiative. President Obama announced the initiative at a ConnectED event that was held at Anacostia Library in Washington, D.C. earlier this year. The initiative is a partnership between the New York Public Library, the...

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  • New Swim Coaches to Support Expanding and Growing St. Johns Aquatics Program

    Posted August 3, 2015
    Coach Zachary (Zac) Yarbrough and Coach Rapolas (Rap) Janonis

    After an international search, we are pleased to announce that St. Johns Country Day School has hired two new aquatic coaches to support a new plan to expand and grow the programing offered at the school’s pool...

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  • Freedoms We Cherish

    Posted July 7, 2015
    Headmaster Ed Ellison

    This past Fourth of July served as reminder of the many freedoms we cherish in this great nation. As I walked our relatively quiet campus today and stopped at the Fisher Quad, I was reminded of how fortunate we are to...

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  • Lavanya Aprameya named Times-Union All-Star

    Posted June 29, 2015
    Lavanya Aprameya Times_union All-Star

    Lavanya Aprameya was named a Times-Union All-Star. The Times-Union based their choices for this distinguished award on ten seniors who they felt are standouts in the classroom, the community, and beyond, and are poised to be future leaders of their generation...

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  • Nikki Aiosa named Times-Union Scholar-Athlete

    Posted June 29, 2015
    Nikki Aiosa Times-Union Scholar-Athlete

    Nikki Aiosa named a Times-Union Scholar-Athlete. The Times-Union based their choices for this distinguished award on ten seniors who they felt have a championship pedigree and balanced sports, academics, and community service to become the best of the best...

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  • Spartans run five states in six-day running sojourn with Coach Birmingham

    Posted June 18, 2015

    St. Johns Country Day School track and cross country coach Jay Birmingham has a simple method to prepare his runners for the fall cross country season. "I call it the 100 day program and it starts May 31 and ends on Labor Day, normally the start of the high school cross country season," said Birmingham, who has created a November-strong running program at St. Johns that includes district and region titles and numerous state meet visits. "About five years ago, I started inviting...

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Calendar of Events

Aug31

Interfaith Assembly in the PAC for MS & Grades 9-11

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Aug31

Senior Practicum in the Pace Lecture Hall

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Aug31

Soccer Parent Meeting in the PAC

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sep01

After school library in the Pace Lecture Hall

3:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Sep01

Instrument Rental Night in the PAC in Room P2

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sep02

LS Student Government Campaign Week

Through 9/4
Sep02

PTL Meeting in the Pace Lecture Hall

8:20 AM - 9:00 AM
Sep02

Georgia Southern University Rep. in the Library Conference Room

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Sep02

After school library in the Pace Lecture Hall

3:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Sep02

Dance Team Parent Meeting PAC Stage

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sep03

University of the South Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Sep04

LS Student Government Election speeches in the PAC

8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Sep04

Grade 6 Student Government speeches at the Chapel Oak

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Sep04

National Honor Society Induction in the PAC

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Sep07

Labor Day - School Holiday

Sep08

New York Film Academy Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Sep09

University of South Florida Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Sep09

Admissions Parent Ambassador Meeting in the Library Conference Room

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Sep09

Florida Gulf Coast University Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Sep09

Hillsdale College Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Sep09

University of Tampa Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Sep09

Stetson University Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Sep09

Nova Southeastern University Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
Sep09

Samford University Rep. in the Pace Lecture Hall

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
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