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Founded in 1677, as one of the oldest state schools in the country, The John Roan School has a distinguished history of supporting educational excellence for the young people of Greenwich.
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  • thejohnroan Retweeted@greenwichtitans - Dec 8
    Greenwich Titans beat East London All Stars 82 - 71 to win a 4th game in row
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Dec 7
    libraries have created new resources to help Year 11 students through the busy exam period. We hope that the revision website list comes in useful, and that everyone enjoys the amazing recommended reads.
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    A very useful and informative conference - thank you to all who contributed and planned the day. Lots of good ideas to take back to school with me.
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    Whilst out and about in Greenwich yesterday, DSP students were in touch with the school: “We’ve investigated what’s on at the theatre and museums. Next stop the Maritime. We are “chilled” in the best possible way.”
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    Yesterday our DSP students were out and about, and sent this message: “We are enjoying an exploration of Greenwich on a beautiful autumn day. The highlight so far has been discovering the great acoustics in the foot tunnel.”
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    Thank you for hosting our DSP students today - it was a hugely successful and inspiring visit
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    DSP students who visited today tell me that they plan to go back and look at BTEC and A level courses in the spring term. They have been very impressed with their visit.
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    DSP students visiting today were very pleased to bump into a number of ex-Roan students, all of whom said they enjoyed being at Shooters Hill. The visit has helped us to start conversations with our students about their future aspirations.
  • @thejohnroan - Dec 5
    A group of DSP students from Years 8 to 11 enjoyed a visit to Shooters Hill Sixth Form College today. We were greeted warmly by staff and students and were given a tour. We were impressed by the facilities in the Inclusion department and by the foundation courses on offer.
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Dec 5
    Looking for Winter Reads for the whole family? Why not visit website for our recommended Winter Reads for the entire family. Available in the school library or your local library.
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@jr_library - Dec 5
    Reach Out and Community Librarians are launching a Let's Beat Loneliness Lunch Club in 2020 by giving local senior citizens the chance to have lunch with our amazing students. Contact the libraries for information.
  • thejohnroan Retweeted@invictaprimary - Dec 4
    So so proud of all our wonderful children and staff for their amazing celebrations of diversity in their concerts today & HUGE thanks to our families for coming to support your children. Fantastic afternoon and evening.