St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

Children visited Holy Cross Church to celebrate and participate in the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. All through Autumn term children have been learning about Benediction and how to pray with meaning. During this service the children showed great reverence in...

Girls’ Indoor Football

We travelled to Wood Green Academy for a 5-a-side competition. One team unfortunately dropped out so we played two other schools twice. Although the rules are a bit different indoors our girls adjusted straight away and played some excellent football. We won our first...

National School Breakfast Programme

We are proud that our school has joined the government’s National School Breakfast Programme (NSBP), which is being delivered by the charities Family Action and Magic Breakfast. We will be launching this initiative on Monday 10th December. As a NSBP School we are...

Maths Open Afternoon

Thank you to all of the parents who joined us for a fun and engaging maths afternoon on Tuesday. We had over 50 people in attendance! Parents joined their child in class to look at (and join in with) a variety of times tables activities and mental maths games. The...

Hateley Cross Big Local Funding

A huge thank you to the team at the Hateley Cross big local funding project for their cheque for £10,000 for year one of the project. £5,000 will be used to develop a new library and £5,000 will be spent on improving our outdoor environment and eco...

Anti-bullying competition

A huge congratulations to the pupils who were chosen as winners of our anti-bullying awareness competition. All children produced fantastic work so it was difficult to select winners. The winning entries are now on display in school.  

Kitchen helpers

Using up their free time at lunch, helpful children join the team in the kitchen. Tasks range from cleaning dishes, drying cutlery and placing items back in their rightful place. Children are learning invaluable skills; whether that may be health and safety or...

Year 3 Time Wizards

This week Year 3 have been learning about time. We have been reading the time on analogue clocks and even made our own clocks to help us with our maths. Here we are making times with our clocks.

Lower Phase Football Festival

Our children had a fantastic time at the WBA indoor dome! We played in a friendly football festival and for most of our children it was their first experience of representing the school. I was impressed with the behaviour and the quality shown on the pitch too by all...