St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

Y3-5 Girls’ Football Festival

Our young team travelled over to Northfield for a football festival on Friday. We played well from start to finish and proved very hard to beat. We were very unfortunate with the draw as the strongest teams and eventual finalists were both in our group. However, we...

A Roman Gladiator Visits Bosco!

The Roman Empire had taken over Bosco! Today, the children had a unique insight into life in Roman Britain. A Roman soldier in full armour, known as Lucius Felix Silvanus, spoke to the children about life as a gladiator, displayed his weaponry and demonstrated the...

The Great Fire of London

Class 2 have worked really hard in their D&T lessons this week to create Pudding Lane, where the Great Fire of London began. This links to our current history topic and the children have had a lot of fun and learnt many facts about the event too. At first we made...

Y4/5 Boys’ Football Competition

To round off a busy day of sport we travelled over to the Priory School in Edgbaston for a 12 team football festival. We entered two teams who played 5 matches each. We started slowly with both our A and B teams losing their first two games as nerves got the better of...

Sandwell Basketball Competition

We had a great afternoon at George Salter Academy for the annual Sandwell basketball festival. There was plenty of good basketball played and the standard was high. Our B team were less experienced and found it tough going but battled well. Jayden did a fantastic job...

Tag Rugby League Success

It was a busy final day of this year’s league for both our A and B teams over at Kings Norton Rugby Club. Both teams played 5 matches each and performed very well. The B team were top of the league going into these games and managed 3 wins and 2 draws on the...

Swimming Gala

16 of our children took part in the annual swimming gala at the Abbey Stadium Sports Centre in Redditch. It was a great occasion with five different schools participating and almost 100 children, not to mention nearly 200 spectators! We started well with three 2nd...

Edgmond Hall – Final Day

We all had a peaceful night again as the children have behaved brilliantly throughout the trip. All school and centre staff have been extremely impressed! After breakfast this morning we had some free time before feeding the chickens and goats one last time. Then we...

Edgmond Hall – Den Building

It has been another action-packed afternoon and evening, full of excitement, activities and laughter. All children had a go at building a water-proof, strong shelter as well as creating a spark to start a fire. It was great fun with some of us having to crawl into our...

Edgmond Hall – Day 2

After a lovely, quiet night, the children were up and ready to do some jobs around the site this morning before breakfast. After our food we had some play time before beginning the main activities of the morning. We learnt about and fed some of the animals, learnt...