Welcome Saint John's Families & Students

WELCOME SAINT JOHN'S FAMILIES AND STUDENTS!

We invite you to browse the helpful information and resources found on this page. Here, you will find our school calendar, student/family handbook, as well as video tutorials from members of our community on a variety of topics.

Be sure to check back over the course of the summer for more helpful tutorials and documents - including our 2021-2022 Student & Family Handbooks which will be published upon their completion. 

A NOTE ABOUT TRANSPORTATION: 

For families who live outside of Shrewsbury, we will be communicating the selected 2021-2022 bus route options in early August. Please be on the lookout for more information.

For families who reside in Shrewsbury, you may opt to participate in Private and Vocational School Busing through the Town of Shrewsbury. Please contact the Town of Shrewsbury for more information.

Book Lists & Summer Reading

BOOK LISTS & SUMMER READING 

The following resources will help families and students prepare for the start of the 2021-2022 academic year: 

Grade-specific lists located under "Booklists and Info". To purchase books through MBS Direct Virtual Bookstore, click here.

At this time, parents/guardians can access high school student's course listing in the Parent Portal. You will find the approved listing of courses under the Course Request tab.

Middle school student course schedules are coming soon. We will email you as soon as they are approved for your viewing.

Click the link above to view the Summer Reading requirements for all grades.


PIONEER SHOP

The Pioneer Shop will be open, in-person, on Wednesday, August 25 and Thursday, August 26 from 9 AM - 12 PM. 

During this sale, families and students can purchase planners, PE uniforms, and other SJ gear and apparel. 

If you would like your items sooner, we are proud to offer many items online. Please click here to begin shopping.

Important Dates

August 20
High School Athletics Begin
Football Only

August 23
High School Athletics Begin
All Other Teams


August 24
Grade 7 & 8 Picture Day
9 AM - 12 PM

Pioneer Shop Open
10 AM - 12 PM

August 25
Grade 9 & 10 Picture Day
9 AM - 12 PM

Pioneer Shop Open
9 AM - 12 PM

August 26
Grade 11 & 12 Picture Day
9 AM - 12 PM

Pioneer Shop Open
9 AM - 12 PM

September 1
Grade 7 Orientation
Full Day

Grade 9, 10 & 11 Orientation (New Students Only)
Full Day

Returning members of Class of 2025 should plan to join the Grade 9 Orientation with the new incoming members of their class.

September 2

Grade 8 Orientation
Full Day

Returning members of Class of 2026 should plan to join the Grade 8 Orientation with the new incoming members of their class.

High School Orientation (Grade 9)
Full Day

Transfer Student (Grades 10 & 11)
Half Day

September 3
First Day of School - All Grades

Middle School Athletics Begin
Cross Country and Soccer

September 6
No School - Labor Day

New Student Night (High School)

Thank you to all the students and families who joined us on June 24 for High School New Student Night! 

For those who were unable to attend, or would like to watch the content again at your convenience, we have provided links to the recorded sessions in both the Family and Student Sessions of the program.

Simply click on the topic below to watch. 

FAMILY SESSION: Faculty Panel, Current Parent Panel, Current Student Panel, Academics & Technology Panel.

STUDENT SESSION: Science, Math, English, World Language, Social Studies, and Fine Arts.

New Student Night (Middle School)

Thank you to all the students and families who joined us on June 29 for Middle School New Student Night! 

For those who were unable to attend, or would like to watch the content again at your convenience, we have provided links to the recorded sessions from the event.

Simply click on the topic below to watch. 

Academic & Student Life Panel, Current Student Panel & Current Family Panel

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