Category Archives: Special Celebrations

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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Forest School Opening

This afternoon our fabulous Forest School was ‘officially opened’ in glorious winter sunshine! The ‘seeds were sown’ for developing a Forest School during last year’s Year 6 residential trip to Culmington Manor after which Mrs O’Connor and Mrs Smith returned … Continue reading

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Remembrance Service

This afternoon, we held a special Remembrance Service in the School Hall. Our service was to honour those brave men and women who have died protecting our peace in various wars and also to remember loved ones from our own … Continue reading

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Year 2 Prayer Service – Remembrance

This afternoon, the boys and girls celebrated their Prayer Service in the Forest School…the first ever to take place there…and what a wonderful celebration it was! As well as helping us to reflect on the theme of remembrance, the boys … Continue reading

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All Saints Day Celebration

This morning we celebrated the feast of All Saints with a whole school Mass led by Year 5.  It was also lovely to have Mrs Skelton’s newly formed choir leading the singing, especially the gospel acclamation which was truly beautiful. … Continue reading

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Thank You!

MacMillan As a school in the last few weeks we have probably expected quite a lot, some of you may say, is that any different to normal? On Friday 29th September we celebrated our annual Cancer fundraiser day. We celebrated … Continue reading

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Buddy Assembly One!

We have just enjoyed one of the highlights of the school year this morning with the first ‘Buddy Assembly’ as we ‘officially’ welcome our new Reception children to St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School…well…half of them at least! During the last … Continue reading

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Year 4’s Class Mass

This afternoon, the boys and girls in Year 4 celebrated their Class Mass on the theme of ‘People’ which was their previous RE topic. As part of their topic they looked at the people in their own families and created … Continue reading

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Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

As I’m sure you know, last week, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, the former Catholic archbishop of Westminster, died at the age of 85. He became leader of the Roman Catholic church in England and Wales in 2000, and was appointed as … Continue reading

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