The world was in darkness, and nobody knew, the way to the Father as you and I do.
They needed a light that would show them the way; and the great light shone on Christmas Day.
WELCOME TO ST JOHN BOSCO ARTS COLLEGE
I would like to offer you a personal welcome to the St John Bosco Arts College site.
St John Bosco Arts College is a dynamic, exciting and engaging Salesian Catholic Comprehensive School with a very special and warm ethos, which is recognised by all those who visit.
In recent years, the college has been at the forefront of new approaches to teaching and learning. We became an Arts College in 2004; a Leading Edge School after being identified by the DFES as a high performing school in 2012 and a Teaching School in 2013.
Our most recent 2013 Ofsted inspection concluded, “This is an outstanding school”. Full Message
WORDS AND MUSIC
Christmas Words and Music Thursday 12th December - 6pm refreshments for 6.30 pm start. All welcome
Our annual Fair Trade Fayre will be held Friday 13th December (during lunchtime in the under covered area) All students welcome
The 3 talented brothers spent the morning entertaining students from Years 7, 8 and 9.
On Wednesday 4th December, the History Department held a Holocaust Event for years 10,11,12 and 13 History and Theology students.
YEAR 9 CONSTRUCTION DAY
Year 9 took part in a Construction Day at St John Bosco to raise awareness about job opportunities within the construction industry.
Our science STEN club have been working hard and the Year 8 girls have been entered into a national competition including one called the Faraday Challenge 2014 at Daresbury Lab.
This year St John Bosco Arts College was shortlisted by the Educate Magazine in 3 categories in their annual educational awards, the categories were Innovative and Creative Literacy Award, The SEN Provision Award and The Most Inspirational Secondary School.
DEMI GOES FOR GOLD!
Many congratulations to one of our Year 12 students Demi McFarlane, who won 3 gold medals at the WKC World Karate and Kickboxing Championships in Taranta, Italy.
FASHION CAREERS EXPO
Just before half term, 6th form Fashion students at SJB were given an exciting opportunity to meet industry professionals and gain an insight into the many aspects and career opportunities in the fashion business.
EMPIRE THEATRE VISITS
So far this term our performing arts girls have enjoyed two exciting visits to The Empire Theatre in Liverpool to see West Side Story and Blood Brothers.
The sun shone on a busy Sunday morning in Liverpool. Not a usual Sunday morning though. The sun caught the gleam of medals and brightly polished buttons.
STUDENTS REACH FOR THE 'DREAMING SPIRES'
Student aspirations have been further raised following a visit to Oxford University, where they were able to sample lectures and campus life there.
CHOIR OF THE YEAR
This term all the Year 7 students took part in Year 7 Choir of the Year Competition at St John Bosco. The girls worked incredibly hard in their music lessons and with their tutors in registration time to learn the words and music for this event.
On Monday 14th October 2013, St John Bosco Arts College held a "Year 7 E-safety Parents Meeting". The evening provided parents and carers with important tips to keep young people safe when using technology.
TEACHING SCHOOL LAUNCH
St John Bosco Teaching School had its Launch Event on Friday 4th October 2013. Guests including Headteachers and Education Leaders across Liverpool and beyond were entertained by St John Bosco singers and dancers who had rehearsed tirelessly for the performance.
LIVERPOOL ECHO ARTICLE
The first look at new home of St John Bosco - hailed as a national 'trail blazer'!
OFSTED INSPECTION REPORT - MAY 2013
Thank you to everyone involved in our recent Ofsted visit.
Raise Your Childs Attendance - Raise their Chances!
What does "Good attendance" mean?