As part of our Advent preparations Father O’Kane invited the children in Key Stage 2 to design and make their own cribs. The children were very excited by the competition and had great fun thinking of interesting and innovative ideas including Lego, pasta, Minecraft and lollipop stick cribs. The cribs were displayed in the Parish… Read more »
Topic: Religious Life
The statement to live by for this week is… When Jesus was asked which was the most important rule he said, “First, love God, Second, love everyone else as much as your self. These are the most important rules.
On Thursday the 3rd of December Father Patrick celebrated our first Advent Mass in the school hall and Mrs Dungworth lit the first advent candle on our Advent wreath, During the mass children from Key Stage 2 did readings and children from Key Stage 1 presented the offertory.
On Wednesday we were delighted to welcome parents/carers to our Advent Café, which was a lovely opportunity to share and reflect on God’s word as well as to come together at this special time of preparation.
Well done Year 3 for a wonderful assembly on the Sacrament of Reconciliation. The children talked about the different parts of the sacrament and their own thoughts on what sin is. They wrote their own sorry prayers and told the story of Zacchaeus through drama, showing how Jesus changed the Tax Collector’s heart. Please pray… Read more »
The children, this week, have all written out their Advent Promises – these are now displayed in the school hall, the children considered their CARITAS work on Family and Community and their promises are very thoughtful. Please do talk to your child about their Advent promise.
The statement to live by for this week is… Simple things can make me happy. A reading from the book of Ecclesiastes (11: 8 – 10) It’s good to be alive When you are young and when you are old. No matter how long you live, There is always something you can find to… Read more »
Advent Café Where? Sacred Heart School When? Wednesday 2nd December Time? 9.15 am—10.15 am, just after school starts Parents, Grandparents, carers, brothers and sisters and friends of Sacred Heart School are invited to come along and enjoy some time together as we begin the season of Advent. Join us for breakfast Bacon butties Tea… Read more »
On Friday 20th November at 9.15 am, our Year 2 children presented their thought provoking assembly all about “Anti-bullying ” to our parents/carers. (Pictures coming soon)
The statement to live by for week commencing 23rd November 2015 is… I can work, play, rest and pray each day. This reading is taken from one of the letters that St Paul wrote. This one was written to some of his friends who were living in Thessalonica, just north of Greece. Today it is… Read more »