Year 1

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1K Class Mass

It was lovely to welcome many of our parents to class 1K Mass on Tuesday celebrated by Father James. The children were excited to welcome so many parents and we are so proud of them. They sang beautifully and the readers read with such confidence. Father James reminded us that Jesus is like a good […]

Year 1- Update

Science: The children have been learning about the differences between deciduous and evergreen trees. The children went on a hunt in the school grounds to spot the two types of tress and say what the differences are. They also planted a bean seed, to see if it will turn into an Enormous beanstalk (like Jack’s). […]

World Book Day 2017!

World Book Day – Thursday 2nd March 2017! World Book Day is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and most importantly – it’s a celebration of reading. This is the 20th year there’s been a World Book Day, so to mark the occasion we invite the whole school community (Nursery to Year 6) to come […]

Year 1 – Topic/Literacy

This week we launched our new topic of superheroes with a superhero day. The children looked fantastic dressed up as superheroes! They listened to and acted out a superhero story, came up with some questions to ask the superhero, then even had a visit from a character from our story, Eliot Jones, Midnight Superhero! In […]

Year 1 – Superhero Day

Happy New Year! Our new topic will be ‘Superheroes’. To celebrate this, we would like the children to come into school dressed up as superheroes on Wednesday 11th January. They could make a mask, or make a cape or wear a superhero T-shirt. Please just use clothes you already have to celebrate superhero day and […]

KS1 Stable Story

A couple of weeks ago we were treated to our ‘Stable Story’ nativity. The children all performed with enthusiasm and did extremely well, dancing, singing, acting and speaking. We were very proud of them all. Thank you to those of you that came to the performances and supported the children. Thank you for your kind […]


Due to feedback from parents, teachers, children and governors we have re-introduced the navy check school summer dress into our school uniform. As from 24th May 2017 all the girls in the school will be required to wear this as their St Catherine’s summer uniform. Some parents have asked if their daughters could wear navy […]

Celebration Assemblies

Due to the large numbers of children staff and parents who attend the celebration assemblies we have decided to separate the assemblies into Lower Juniors and Upper Juniors. Recently we have been concerned about the safety of the children and all the adults as the hall is full to capacity every week. We will start […]