Author Archives: Barbara O'Connor

Black History Week Celebrations

This week St Joseph’s immersed themselves into Black History Week by attending the African Mask making and Drumming Workshop. Reception and Key Stage 1 decorated their own African masks. They were taught where African masks came from and the importance … Continue reading

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Hello from Kingswood!

A Thursday morning update after my visit yesterday evening to see them all. Even though I was only there for about 2 and 1/2 hours it really was time well spent on the M20! I arrived to Lazer and fencing … Continue reading

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Wednesday update!

Good morning, A quick update from our Year 6 children. An earlier night last night with ALL asleep well before 10.30pm so it shows a very busy day .Hopefully a lot earlier tonight!!!!!!! Today’s activities are Aeroball,bush craft, fencing and their last … Continue reading

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Kingswood Residential update

Our morning update from a not so sunny Kent!All are settled and were asleep by 11pm last night after an afternoon on the Zipwire and then a movie.That was just day 1!!!!!! Today ,they are up and have now had breakfast … Continue reading

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Thank you!

A big THANK YOU to you all for supporting today’s events and Macmillan in various ways; Donating cakes, wearing green, buying raffle tickets and attending our events. A big thank you to those parents and Governors that helped to serve … Continue reading

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Friday’s Retreat update

Good morning ,A quick update on their final day. Quite an early night last night and all slept soundly right up to 7am,not a peep until they were woken so obviously a very busy day yesterday! All up and packing … Continue reading

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Macmillan Fundraiser Day Tomorrow

As you know we are supporting Macmillan’s worlds biggest coffee morning tomorrow with lots of events to involve everyone. What do you need to remember? 1.Bring in lots of cakes for us to sell and share 2.Wear green and donate£2 … Continue reading

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Retreat Update

My apologies for a much later than planned update but the day has run away with me. After a settled night with some earlier to fall asleep than others. Well done girls as they were the first ,with surprise ,surprise … Continue reading

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Buddies 2019

Buddy Assembly 1&2  

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Parent Workshops/Home school learning partnership

A massive THANK YOU to those parents who attended this mornings phonics home learning session. It is only through such sessions that you get a real insight into what is being taught and how. Education changes quickly as we know … Continue reading

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