Yearly Archives: 2016

The Big Bird Watch

Children across the school have taken part in the Big Schools Birdwatch to support the RSPB’s research. With binoculars and identification charts the children greatly enjoyed spotting and naming birds around the school grounds. Our results will be sent to the RSPB to help them look after our countries bird and wildlife.      


Our New Outdoor Classroom

Our new Outdoor Classroom is now finished and the children are very much looking forward to taking more of their lessons outdoors. The classroom was paid for through all of the fund raising events organised and run by the Friends of Sacred Heart and through the generosity of our families. To develop this further and… Read more »



Well done Year 3

Well done Year 3 for being the first class this year to achieve 100% attendance. Mrs Dungworth bought the children a special treat to celebrate their efforts and the class are all very proud of themselves.  


Year of Mercy Prayer:

YEAR OF MERCY PRAYER All loving Father, you sent Jesus you Son to show us your Mercy and to teach us how to forgive one another Pour out you Holy Spirit upon us.  Help us to remember that we are all sinners Let this Year of Mercy be a pilgrimage, a journey back to you…. Read more »


Playground Pals

A ‘playground pal’ assessor has been visiting our school over the last two weeks.  She has spent time with the year 5 children introducing them to playground activities which they will then offer to the younger children during lunchtimes.  The year 5 children have enjoyed the activities very much and will no doubt make great… Read more »


This weeks statement to live by

The statement to live by for this week is… I listen to what you say.  I show that I am listening to you A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark. Jesus, Peter, James and John went up a mountain to pray. While they were there they saw Jesus talking to two men called… Read more »


A very proud Sports Coach

As a proud sports coach I am still recovering from the Basketball competition at Kingsway Park on Thursday.  The children were absolutely brilliant, they played three matches against other schools which they won, guaranteeing them a place in the final.  Unfortunately after a nail biting final match the children lost by one basket.  An outstanding… Read more »


RSPB Big School Birdwatch Survey

Our school will be taking part in the RSPB’s Big School Birdwatch survey on Thursday 28th January.  If any children have binoculars at home and would like to bring them into school on that day, they are welcome to do so.   


Castleton Primary Basketball Practise

A big thank you to Castleton Primary school who invited us to join them a their weekly basketball practise,  The staff and pupils made us feel very welcome and the children from both schools played a number of short games alongside each other.  We hope to return the invite in the near future.