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Category Archives: RE & Catholic Life

School Choir and Orchestra spread Christmas joy to residents of St Joseph’s.

On Wednesday 11th December, children from Year 4, 5 and 6 entertained residents of St Joseph’s retirement home. We have visited the home in the summer term and spring term and it was a pleasure as always to be back. Miss McDonnell conducted the school orchestra which consists of children in Year 4, 5 and 6 playing chime bars, tuned bells and ukuleles. Miss O’Hare conducted the choir of Year 5 and 6. We look forward to visiting again soon.

Christmas Coffee Morning

St. Lawrence’s Mini Vinnie group and Faith in Action group invited Grandparents and OAPs from our community to join us for a morning of entertainment and festive treats! The children served teas and coffees to our guests and enjoyed chatting to them. Our guests were entertained by the school choir and orchestra led by Miss… Continue Reading

Parent Liturgy in Year 2

Year 2 invited their parents into class to take part in a liturgy which they had planned, to mark the end of their topic on Signs and Symbols. We all gathered together and prayed and sang hymns. The Liturgy followed the parts of the mass and included a gospel read from the Bible. We offered… Continue Reading

Mock Baptism in Year 2

Year 2 planned a special Liturgy in their class this week. We have been learning all about the signs and symbols of Baptism and we took part in a Mock Baptism in our class  using all of the symbols of Baptism. We chose parents.   The parents chose the name Summer Louise for their baby.… Continue Reading

Service of Light 2019

We all remembered special members of our families and community who have died in our Service of Light.   We gathered with our families around our tree of light. We remembered Father Rooke and read one of his poems. We added a candle to the table of light for everyone who we wanted to remember… Continue Reading

Kids Cabin Presentation

Kids Cabin presented Mrs Hagon with a beautiful wooden cross for our Prayer Garden. The children of St Lawrence’s made the cross at their out of school group. It will be erected in the Prayer Garden in the Spring. We are very grateful to Will Benson from Kids Cabin and of course to the boys… Continue Reading