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Author Archives: St Lawrence's Primary

Ash Wednesday

Yesterday we started Lent by taking part in a Ash Wednesday Liturgy in school.

The school and parishioners joined together to pray.

Everyone received ashes.






During the Liturgy we launched our Lenten focus for fund raising and prayer; we are planning a number of events to raise money to build a nursery in Kazomba village in Malawi.

Chinese New Year

As part of our work on ‘Celebrations’ the Reception children find out about the celebration of Chinese New Year. We had a workshop led by the staff from the Durham Museum service. He helped us reenact the story of the Great Race from which all the different animals from the Chinese Zodiac are taken. We… Continue Reading

Admissions 2019/20

Admissions 2019/20

Our 2019/20 Admissions Policy is available to view online – click here to download it. There is a right for people to object about the policy to the Schools Adjudicator (OSA). See the Schools Adjudicator website for more information on how to do this. Objections for the admissions arrangements for 2019/20 must be made by… Continue Reading