St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

Reception and Year 1 Workshop

Reception and Year 1 had a wonderful afternoon exploring our shared story of Stick Man with our family members. We listened to the story and then had a go at some different activities in both classrooms and outside. Here are some pictures of our fun afternoon:

Visit to the Cricket World Cup at Edgbaston

A group of 15 of our children enjoyed a memorable day out at Edgbaston as part of a 26,000 strong crowd watching Pakistan against New Zealand in the Cricket World Cup. We were lucky to secure free tickets thanks to the Chance 2 Shine cricket charity and the children...

Year 3 First Holy Communion

It’s that special time of year for the children in Class 3! The children have learnt so much and worked so hard to prepare for this holy sacrament; they have a deep understanding of transubstantiation where the bread and wine are blessed to become the Body and...

Sandwell Athletics Festival

Some of our talented runners travelled to Tipton Sports Academy to compete amongst 8 local schools in the second annual athletics competition. The events were tough as they are the same ones adults compete in – the 100m, 200m and 400m. All of our children did us...

Cadbury World

Years 3, 4 and 5 paid a visit to Cadbury World as a result of their dedication and hard-work towards our learning this year. They were kindly given two chocolate bars on arrival before being given a tour of the factory, watching an interactive theatre about the...

Rounders Competition

A group of our year 6 children entered into a district rounders festival, playing three matches in a round robin. We hadn’t had much experience previously so simply went along wanting to enjoy the experience. However, we were pleasantly surprised! We batted very...

People who help us

Nursery and Reception were visited yesterday by West Midlands Fire Service. We had a look at the Fire Engine and even had a go at spraying the water. We’ve now been visited by all of the emergency services to support us with our topic ‘People who help...

VR Aboriginal Experience

A number of children got to experience elements of Australian Aboriginal culture through a special VR experience today. Class 6 and class 2 had full lessons, with a selection of children from other classes trying it out at lunch time too. The lessons were unique,...

Upton Warren

Y6 visited Upton Warren for some team building activities after SATs and camped overnight. Fortunately the weather was dry on the first day and night so we were able to enjoy some sporting and orienteering challenges. All the children were exceptionally well-behaved...

New All Stars Cricket Club

A number of our younger children in classes 2 and 3 enjoyed their first session of a brand new cricket club after school. We have signed up to the All Stars initiative this year which provides all children who sign up with their own complete set of cricket clothing...