St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Y2 Living, Learning and Growing in God’s Love

Y2 Living, Learning and Growing in God’s Love

Year 2 held their weekly I Wonder session and discussed the importance of prayer. The children read the school prayer and thought carefully about the meaning of the words and how they reflect the mission statement of our whole school and ethos. They also discussed how...
Exciting End to Y2 Explorer Unit

Exciting End to Y2 Explorer Unit

Year 2 were excited to test their shipbuilding skills and see if their ships would sink or float. We ending the literacy unit with a class race to see which ship could sail the furthest. The children had great fun watching their ships sail away. They discovered that...
Livestream Mass

Livestream Mass

As a school we have missed the weekly celebration of Mass and are keen to start attending services as soon as it is safe to do so. In the meantime, each KS2 class now have the opportunity to take part in a virtual livestream Mass every Wednesday in place of our...
Y6 Music Lesson

Y6 Music Lesson

Y6 had great fun with their music lesson this week. As VE Day is approaching, the children learnt how to do the ‘Hand Jive’, as well as learning a song called ‘Hey Mr. Miller’, which was originally composed by Glenn Miller, a famous Jazz...
Music in Y6

Music in Y6

Here at St. John Bosco, we are very lucky to have such a fantastic music teacher, Mrs Shaikh, who works across the school every Tuesday. This week in Y6, the children have been learning how to compose their own music, using a glockenspiel. The children worked together...
Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross

Year 6 brought our Holy Week assemblies to an end today as they took us on a prayerful journey through the Stations of the Cross, sharing with us the events that took place as Jesus made his way to the cross. The children read their readings beautifully, and gave...
Walk for Water

Walk for Water

This year for Lent, we are supporting CAFOD’s campaign ‘Walk for Water’, as well as ‘The Good Shepherd Appeal’ Walk a Mile in their shoes’ event. Year 6 had the job of walking 6 whole miles! 16 laps of the KS2 playground is equivalent to a mile, meaning that Y6 needed...
Year 6’s Topic Day – World War II

Year 6’s Topic Day – World War II

The Y6 children had a very exciting day in school today for their WWII topic day. The children had to come into school dressed as either an evacuee or a solider. When they arrived in school they were given a name tag with a name that was popular around the time of the...
Thank You NHS

Thank You NHS

The children from St John Bosco have been very busy preparing a video for NHS staff, to say a huge thank you to all of the amazing work that you continue to do, especially the staff at Lyndon 5 Ward at Sandwell Hospital. The children have been creating posters and...