Category Archives: Special Events

Born In A Barn!

We have been treated to a truly wonderful Nativity production by the boys and girls in Year 1 and Reception this afternoon…an extra special early Christmas present! Despite a very limited amount of ‘final preparation’ time due to our ‘snow … 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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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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Buddy Assembly II!

This morning we celebrated our second ‘Buddy’ assembly as we ‘officially’ welcome our Reception children to St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School. During the last six weeks, the Year 6 buddies have done a wonderful job helping their Reception buddies to … Continue reading

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Thank You, Fr. John!

This afternoon, Fr. John visited Year 6 and was literally bombarded with questions all about his life as a priest, the Church…and much more besides! Fr. John shared some lovely insights with the children and provided them with lots to … 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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Life To The Full

As part of our subscription to Ten Ten (the same company that have visited us for several years with their various RE themed productions) we receive a monthly newsletter to share with parents. This month’s newsletter encourages us to pray … Continue reading

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Visits To Church

In the weeks leading up to half term, all of the classes from Reception to Year 6 are paying a visit to the church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Joseph to find out all about the different parts of … Continue reading

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We Celebrate Our Lady Of The Rosary

As you know, October is one of the months in the Church’s year dedicated to Our Lady, and on Saturday we celebrate the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. The focus for this week’s whole school assembly was The … Continue reading

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