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Peter Pan, The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up

Would you like to be a child forever? Peter Pan is the boy who would not grow up. He prefers to stay young and playful. Peter Pan was brought alive on stage by students from Saint John’s School Meruya on Friday, 8th December 2017. A play based on the story written by J.M. Barrie in […]

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Maneka, Cherishing Indonesian’s Diversity

Saint John’s Youth Nation Cup (SYNC) 2017 highlighted the richness of Indonesian diversity under the tagline Maneka. Schools sent school’s representatives to join SYNC’s competitions. Students’ creativity showed out in the mural painting competition. The participants transferred the colourful Indonesia in their paintings. The Cultural Night was a blast with parents came along and enjoyed […]

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How to Deal with Gen Z?

Our young generation is the Z generation (we will call it as Gen Z), they are younger than the millennials. These Gen Z children grew up with the gadget. It is undeniable that learning through the internet is like a double-edged sword, it cut both ways. For some people, Gen Z is not separable from […]

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Great Teacher Inspires

There is a quote from William Arthur Ward, “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” Inspiring students are the aim of most Saint John’s teachers. They are not only helping students to reach for the stars, but they also tried their best to show that there […]

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Communication is the Key to Success

When students enrolled in Saint John’s Catholic School, they aimed for successful future. Most students are dreaming for a great time with friends and teachers. Parents would like to see their daughters and sons developing themselves into a better person, an educated person who knows how to live independently as an adult. Yet, education is […]

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Welcoming the Academic Year 2017 – 2018

New Academic Year is here! Faculty members and students are ready to start the transfer of knowledge and a lot of fun activities to fulfill the Academic Year 2017 – 2018. Earlier on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, Faculty members of Saint John's BSD started their activities by attending a holy mass. Reverend Leonardus Harno, SX, […]

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A Great Schüler Camp in Jogjakarta

Schüler Camp is an event which is held by Goethe Institut to unite PASCH schools in Indonesia. The Schüler Camp 2016 was my first time joining such a camp.  Under the theme 'This Is Us', the participants of the Schüler Camp 2016 gathered in Jogjakarta from November 7, 2016 to November 11, 2016.  There were […]

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Exploring Talents and Creativity through Pinocchio

Saint John’s School (SJS) Meruya explored its students’ talents and creativity through theatrical drama performance. Students from Pre-K and KG to Senior High School contributed their parts in the performance. Ms. Karen Tolosa – Landagan, teacher who lead the team in preparing Pinocchio, said: "It is not only high discipline and motivation needed, to produce […]

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A Recipe of Musical Chemistry

A girl with golden hair, singing to the entire universe about the emotion she feels inside of her heart. It is something that will change people, it is something that will make anyone lose their sanity, it is something only heart can feel, and it is something most people would call “love”. She feels the […]

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A Token from an Alumnus

Underneath his silence are ideas worth sharing. He is in fact a great communicator as he makes people ‘listen’ to his words that are highly cerebral. True to George Matthew’s yearbook description in 2015, his intelligence is undeniable but he remains unassuming and humble about what he is capable of nonetheless. So it might come […]

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