All students at St. John’s Academy will be starting a very fun game called Activity Bingo. The objective is to get a complete line on a bingo card by filling in the spaces which are labeled with different activities.

The bingo cards will be in your email inbox in a message from Mr. Nick. Students, siblings, parents and all members of our community are welcome to play! You will have this Easter long weekend to start.

St. John’s Academy students are expected to complete a line on the bingo card by finishing at least four activities on the card to make horizontal, vertical or diagonal lines. There are prizes to be won and the biggest prize will go to any students who completed a “blackout” on the bingo card and does every single activity; this is a real challenge as there are 24 very different and fun activities!

Bingo cards will be emailed to every student on Thursday. Save the card to your computer and start marking off activities on your card during the Easter weekend!

To support this and other outdoor activities, we are considering “unplugged days” during some school weeks. These days would be meant for students to stay off of their devices and do activities outdoors. Our caring teachers are very aware that our
learners are spending a lot of time completing tasks online and we are looking for strategies to keep you active and healthy. Please complete the survey that Mr.Dave created and give us your feedback! If you feel that one day every two weeks
is not often enough or not necessary for being ‘unplugged’, then share your views by clicking this link:


Please stay safe by keeping your distance whilst getting outside, playing with your family, taking the pet for a walk, or just laying in the sun!

Mr. Nick Yaremchuk
Design Instructor


St. John’s Academy is a growing IB (International Baccalaureate) school nestled against Shawnigan Lake on Canada’s Vancouver Island. It intentionally brings together both local and international boarding students so that all of our students have an enriching and academically rigorous experience.



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