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Category Archives: RE & Catholic Life

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.

 

Easter Egg Competition

Easter Egg Competition

School was filled with creative artworks this week as we hosted our annual Easter Egg competition. The judges were blown away by the creativity and skill on display. Themes ranged from videogames and rock bands through to TV shows and more religious themes. Each class chose three winners and our overall winners for creativity were… Continue Reading

Holy Week Celebration of the Word

Holy Week Celebration of the Word

We gathered as a school today to remember the steps of Jesus’ journey during Holy Week. We were led through the story from Palm Sunday, through Maunday Thursday and Good Friday by children from Year 5. We reflected on the hope that Jesus’ sacrifice gives the world and were sent out with a mission to… Continue Reading

Ash Wednesday: We begin our Lenten Journey

St Lawrence’s gathered together this afternoon together with some of the people of our parish and Father Jonathan to mark the beginning of Lent with a special Celebration of the Word. During the service Father Jonathan invited us to think about things that we might give up for Lent that we will try to never… Continue Reading