Author Archives: Mr Gorton

Nursery Christmas Decorations!

Just a quick to note to remind those of you that couldn’t make our Christmas fete last week that we still have your child’s Christmas bauble here if you wish to buy it. It’s the bargain price of £2.00 and … Continue reading

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What A Pantomime!

It’s Pantomime time! ‘Oh no it isn’t!’ ‘Oh yes it is!’ All of the boys and girls are having a fabulous time at the PTA pantomime this morning…well…it’s not actually the PTA performing…you know what I mean! Mind you…there’s an … Continue reading

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Thank You PTA…And Their ‘Supporters’!

After all of their efforts in planning/preparing the Christmas Fete during the last few weeks, the PTA held a meeting last night to review its success and plan for future events in the New Year…as the old saying goes…there is … Continue reading

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Advent Assembly

This morning we held our traditional Advent assembly, and as always it was a lovely celebration. The boys and girls in Year 6 decorated the tree as we heard about the symbolism of all the coloured baubles and the various … Continue reading

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This Week’s ‘Writers’!!

Every week, the teachers from Year 1 to Year 6 are asked to chose a child who has produced a super piece of writing that week to receive a writing award!! These children all receive a certificate and their work is … Continue reading

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It’s December…Christmas Is Coming!

How exciting…and scary in equal measure! And in Year 6 it has felt very seasonal this week as Mrs O’Connor has ensured that the boys and girls have been greeted by a lovely log-fire every morning accompanied by Christmas music … Continue reading

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Nursery News 1/12/17

Can you believe it is December already? The children have been telling me about their Advent calendars and we are all very excited for Christmas- not long now! This week, to continue our People Who Help Us topic, we looked … Continue reading

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Great Expectations!

Yesterday, the boys and girls in Year 6 shared their last ‘Class Mass’ together (apart from their Leavers’ Mass of course!) at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School. The theme of the Celebration was ‘Expectations’ which is their current RE topic … Continue reading

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Year 6 – Week 4: 24-11-17

The boys and girls in Year 6 have continued to ‘work their socks off’ this week…make sure that you get some new ones over the weekend, folks…it’s getting cold again!  In Mathematics we have continued our work on Fractions and … Continue reading

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This Week’s Newsletter

Another week passes by in the blink of an eye…and three very busy weeks await! On page 2 of this week’s newsletter (which can be accessed via the link below) you will find a list of important ‘celebration/event’ dates right … Continue reading

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