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Year 3 & 5 Enabling Enterprise Challenge Day

On Wednesday 22nd of March, Year 3 and 5 took part in an Enabling Enterprise Challenge Day.  We were joined by Rachel, our Enterprise Rep, who explained the challenge and worked with us throughout the day.  We got together in teams of four and formed pop up card companies.  Our mini-businesses were challenged to design […]

Football Team at Crystal Palace

On Wednesday the 8 boys from Years 5 and 6 represented St Catherine’s and Barnet at the London Youth Games at Crystal Palace. The team played astonishingly well and came 3rd out of over 30 teams from every borough in London. In appalling weather conditions the squad excelled themselves and became the most successful team […]


The children have moved their learning forward so much during this Spring term. Well done to all of you for your great progress. TOPIC : SPACE EXPLORERS What a great topic! The children really enjoyed learning about Neil Armstrong through studying his biography. They wrote such interesting newspaper reports about the first moon landing. The […]

London Youth Games- Years 5 and 6

On Wednesday 22nd March 9 children from Years 5 and 6 will be heading to Crystal Palace Athletics Stadium to represent the school and Barnet at the London Youth Games.  They will face some of the best school and borough football teams in the south of England. We wish the boys all the best of […]

Key Steps Gymnastics results

On Wednesday 15th March it was the first time St Catherine’s had participated in the Key Steps Gymnastics competition at Queen Elizabeth Girls School. In Year 2, the following children have worked extremely hard to memorise three routines: Body Management, Floorwork and the Vault. Karl (2B), Patrick (2B), Ines (2C), Amanda (2C), Lewis (2C) and […]

Year 5 get bronze for football

On Wednesday Enrico, Ruairi, Oran, Dan, Callum, Kevin and Luca from Year 5 Played in the Year 5 Barnet Borough Finals Football Tournament. They played in this because they came in the top 4 in the Central Barnet Tournament just before half term. At this tournament, we were placed in a tough group during the […]

Consecutive Finals for the Year 5/6 Football Team

For the second year in the row the boys have made it through to the Central Cup Final. They did this by beating All Saints (the team we beat in the final last year) in the semi-final last Friday, beating them 8-0. It was an amazing performance from all the boys who played amazingly throughout […]

5B Prayer Service

Thank you to Class 5B for leading the prayer service this week.  They made us more aware of the importance of the Beatitudes in our lives. Through their humour, readings and amazing singing they made us reflect on the importance of strong foundatiuons in our lives. We need our family, friends and community. They help […]

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 […]

5C Prayer Service

Thank you to Class 5C for leading the prayer service this week.  It was a beautiful, thought-provoking prayer service. The theme was ‘Inspirational People. We were introduced to three amazing young people who were truly inspirational in their own ways- Ellie , James and Katie. Their stories made us realise that we too can be […]

5B Class Mass

Thank you to Father John for celebrating Mass with Class 5B this week. The children began the Mass by singing ‘Don’t Build Your House’. We reflected on the importance of looking after God’s world.   We are all stewards to the world and we have a responsibility to take care of our planet, the environment, the animals […]

5C Class Mass

Thank you to Father James for celebrating Mass with Class 5C this week. The children began the Mass by singing ‘Gather Gather’. A special mention to Lily for singing the solo parts so beautifully. We thought about the importance of putting our trust in God. We thanked God for the love he showers upon us […]