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Monthly Archives: May 2024

First Holy Communion

Pentecost Sunday marked the beginning of our First Holy Communion Masses at St Lawrence’s church. Four of our children received the Blesses Sacrament for the first time in a beautiful Mass. We are so proud of how hard the children worked to prepare themselves, and the prayerfulness with which they approached this huge step in their faith. Two further First Holy Communion Masses will follow in the coming weeks.


KS2 Class Teacher

KS2 Class Teacher

KS2 CLASS TEACHER – FULL TIME FIXED-TERM POSITION- 2 POSTS Salary M1- UPS3 (£28,000 – £43,685 per annum) depending on relevant teaching experience Full time as in accordance with the Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document Required for September 2024 St Lawrence’s Catholic Primary School is proudly a part of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust.… Continue Reading

Designing, Making and Evaluating Felt Pouches in Year 2!

Year 2 have had lots of fun this week designing, making and evaluating their own felt pouches this week in Design and Technology. We firstly practised running stitches on paper and then on a scrap piece of felt. Secondly we progressed onto sewing two templates together to make our pouch. We then designed a motif… Continue Reading

Fantastic Football Team

St Lawrence’s football team enjoyed a wonderful set of results in their latest tournament. They drew against St Aidan’s of Wallsend and then their Ashington namesake before defeating local rivals St Alban’s 2-1 in a hard-fought match. The performances were all the more impressive considering they were two nil down in their first match within… Continue Reading