St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

Year 1 Trip to Black Country Museum

To help Year 1 gain a better understanding of their current topic on the ‘Changes within Living History’.  We went on a trip to the Black Country Museum and explored differences between toys from the past and toys now. The children looked at how the toys...

Weddings in Reception

In Reception this week, we have been learning about People who care for us. We talked about what happens at a wedding and why. To support our learning we all had a chance to dress up and take part in a wedding role play. The children really enjoyed the activity and...

Outdoor Library Art Work

Both our KS1 and KS2 outdoor libraries have been re-named and given full makeovers to help promote reading even further. A competition was organised to re-name the areas and the winning entries were ‘The Reading Cave’ in KS1 and the ‘Reading Ranger...

Basketball Festival

Our basketball team played their first games of the year as part of a four team competition over at Colmers Secondary School in Birmingham. From the very first minute we showed what a strong side we are, scoring our first basket from the very first attack and getting...

Children in Need

The pupil leaders organised a fantastic film night to raise money for Children in Need. The children enjoyed their snacks whilst watching Toy Story 4 and the behaviour was impeccable.

Living Street Assembly

Today we had a special visitor from Living Street to talk about how to stay active and help the environment. We reflected on how we travel to school and are now aware of the impact walking to school will have on keeping our bodies healthy. We understand that walking...

Girls Only Tag Rugby Festival

Despite the cold and rain as well at times, our girls had a fantastic evening playing lots of tag rugby in a big festival over at Kings Norton RFC. We had a more experienced side playing for the Cup award and a much younger group with several newer players competing...

Year 4 Remembrance Assembly

To show respect and remember those who have given their lives during times of war, Y4 prepared and delivered an assembly. They reminded us about the significance of the poppies and what soldiers experienced during world war 1. At 11 o’clock we all sat in silence...

KS2 Outdoor Library

We have been using funding from Hateley Cross Big Local Project to improve our outdoor library. As a result, some Y6 pupils helped Matt our artist paint characters chosen by each class onto their class pod. The artist was very pleased by the work ethic of the pupils...