Welcome To The John Roan
Welcome to The John Roan. Founded in 1677, we are one of the oldest state schools in the country, with a rich and distinguished past. The John Roan has been dedicated to serving the community of Greenwich for more than 335 years.Read more from our Headteacher
Halloween Family Reading ListWhy not try one of our suggested reads for the entire family that can either be found in the John Roan School Libraries, or in your local library so you can get ready for Halloween? Halloween-Family-Reading-list-1.pdfRead more
New Key Stage Reading ListsLooking for something new to read? Why not try one of our recommendations from our new Key Stage lists? Can you read all the books before your turn 13, 16 or 18? 13-Books-to-read-before-being-13.pdf 16-Books-to-read-before-being-16.pdf 18-Books-to-read-before-being-18.pdfRead more
Books of the Month for OctoberBooks of the Month for October With Halloween taking place at the end of the month why not try one of our spooky recommended reads that are now available from the libraries. The John Roan School Libraries Books-of-the-month-October-2019.pdfRead more
National Poetry Day Reading ListNational Poetry Day Reading List To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of National Poetry Day on Thursday 3rd October why not try one of these amazing reads? Books are available from the school library or your local library. Family-Reading-list.pdfRead more
The Bookopoly ChallengeThe Bookopoly Challenge This year we are challenging John Roan students to read and review a book from each suggested category from the Bookopoly board throughout the year. There are many categories to choose from including: award-winning, humour, science fiction and many more… Students will receive achievement points for each book they read and review, and a grand pri...Read more
The John Roan School Open Events for prospective Year 7 students for S...September 19th Open Events will take place at the Maze Hill site between: 9.15am-10.15 with an optional visit to Westcombe Park site at 10am. September 26th Open Events will take place at the Maze Hill site. 9.15am-10.15 with an optional visit to Westcombe Park site at 10am. October 2nd Open Events will take place at the Maze Hill site. 6.00pm -8:30pm&nb...Read more
News release 22nd August 2019News release 22nd August 2019 SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVED RESULTS FOR THE SCHOOL! The school was proud to celebrate GCSE results with its students today.&nb...Read more
Press Release 15th August 2019August 15th 2019 Year 13 successes We are very proud to be celebrating a strong set of results from our Year 13 cohort of last year. Their results reflect two years of hard work and commitment and we are really pleased to see the progress that our students have made over the whole period of their time at the John Roan Sixth Form. With a significantly improved A*/A rat...Read more
Summer Holiday Family ReadsWhy not try one of our suggested reads for the entire family that can either be found in the John Roan School Libraries or in your local library that you might enjoy reading over the warm summer months. Summer-holiday-family-reads.docxRead more
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thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan_pe - Oct 19Lots of our students at @CAFCofficial today to support their local team. As ever thanks to @CAFCTrust for all the schemes and opportunities they present us. Great community work 👏 let’s hope for a win today! @TheJohnRoan @UniofGreenwich ⚽️⚽️ 2-0 #CAFC is the prediction
thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Oct 18Postcards designed by @TheJohnRoan students are ready to send our @bookpenpals, Emma Norry, @Ilovetolurk, with what we think are some amazing recommendations! https://t.co/69MpGWcN6S
thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Oct 18@TheJohnRoan students have been spending their lunchtimes making fingerprint poppies for Remembrance Day. We’ll be making more after the holidays and hope to create our own Poppy cascade in memory of former John Roan students who were killed during World War One. @PoppyLegion https://t.co/KOR5GMvQ8O
thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan_pe - Oct 17Congratulations go to our year 9 football team for a big win tonight in the London cup. 👏 @MossbournePE in the next round now for @TheJohnRoan ⚽️⚽️⚽️
thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan_pe - Oct 17Great win again for @TheJohnRoan in the @Official_ABL the boys are now focused ahead of Fridays game! Special mentions go to the two James’ 👏 thanks to Coach and Charles who got back at 8:30pm after a long journey! @UnitedSport1 @GreenwichTitans https://t.co/Z7OIuiuo6W
thejohnroan Retweeted@thejohnroan - Oct 17Staff at Leah Lodge and @mycenaehouse were impressed with the maturity, kindness and understanding shown by our students. The “super bunch” were invited back and we are all very proud of: Ella, Iris, Arya, Samuel and Martha. #PROUDtobeJohnRoan
thejohnroan Retweeted@mycenaehouse - Oct 17@TheJohnRoan The students are always a joy to work with, thank you all so much
thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Oct 15Yesterday @TheJohnRoan students and Outreach from @mycenaehouse visited Leah Lodge in Blackheath to chat with residents over tea and cake. Students enjoyed the opportunity to talk to residents, and learning about their amazing lives. We're looking forward to future visits. https://t.co/upXYPSi2DZ
@thejohnroan - Oct 15Sixth form parent information evening tomorrow. Looking forward to reviewing the first few weeks of the year, hearing about the UCAS process and meeting some staff.
@thejohnroan - Oct 15Looking forward to welcoming year 7 parents in to school tomorrow- a first opportunity to meet the form tutors and find out about the first 6 weeks.
@thejohnroan - Oct 15A good evening today with our Key Stage 4 parents and their children. Lots of information about the courses and how parents can support. Thank you to all who visited and to our staff who made it a useful event for them.
@thejohnroan - Oct 15Staff at Leah Lodge and @mycenaehouse were impressed with the maturity, kindness and understanding shown by our students. The “super bunch” were invited back and we are all very proud of: Ella, Iris, Arya, Samuel and Martha. #PROUDtobeJohnRoan