Yearly Archives: 2016


This weeks statement to live by

This week statement to live by is … I try to keep going when things get difficult and not give up hope. Mark 10 v 46 -52 As Jesus was leaving Jericho with his disciples and a large crowd, the son of Timaeus, Bartimaeus, a blind beggar was sitting along the road. Hearing that it… Read more »



Year 5 visited St Cuthbert’s

On Thursday our Year 5 visited St Cuthbert’s RC High school  for an IT and Media morning – where the children used creative media using power point to create a TV advert to promote our school  A big thank you for inviting us, the children loved their experience.


Healthy Choices Award

Well done to our fantastic team who work so hard in our school kitchen and are one of only 10 schools to receive an award from the Greater Manchester Catering Award as recognition for the promotion of healthier choices in schools. This includes foods which are low in fat, sugar and salt, providing allergen information… Read more »


Lenten Café Church

On Wednesday 16th March we welcomed parents/carers and governors to our Lenten Café Church. This was an opportunity to come together to pray and reflect on the season of Lent through lots of creative activities.  


Parish & Deanery Mass

On Thurday 10th March Sacred Heart Church hosted a wonderful Parish and Deanery Event. Eight Priests, one Deacon, the Rev. Richard Howard, concelebrated our Lenten Deanery Station Mass with Bishop Terence Brain. The church was full with people from a number of parishes. Our children from Year 3 who are preparing to receive their First… Read more »


This weeks statement

This weeks statement to live by is…. I can learn from my mistakes and failures.   John 21:1-19 One day Peter and his friends went fishing. They stayed out all night. In the morning they heard a man shouting to them from the shore. It was Jesus – but the followers did not know it… Read more »


Competitive Spirit

This week our curriculum house competition is continuing, this has been a great success with the children.  Our sporting theme for this week is tag rugby and the children have all shown great competitive spirit.  On Monday our league football team played against our neighbouring school, St John’s RC Primary who put out an unstoppable… Read more »


Rocket Mouse – Science Exploration Project March 2016

As part of our science work this half term, the whole school took part in the ‘Rocket Mouse’ experiment. Every child from Nursery to Y6 took up the challenge to send a mouse to where “no mouse had been before.” Children had to create their own mouse to rocket ‘into space’ and predict what would… Read more »