St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
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...
Farewell Class 6 – Good Luck to you all

Farewell Class 6 – Good Luck to you all

On Thursday we said goodbye and good luck to our y6 children who have been at school for the past half term. They’ve all done well: producing some lovely art work, discussing topical matters, playing lots of sports and completing the garden / eco project. For...
SJB Food Bank

SJB Food Bank

Although school is now closed for the summer, our food bank will remain operational throughout. Please contact us if you need any support. A huge thank you to the West Bromwich Albion Foundation and St Vincent de Paul’s for your continued donations. Thanks also...
Garden Harvest

Garden Harvest

Our final jobs in the garden before summer included weeding the rest of the path and flower beds, giving everything plenty of water and harvesting our vegetables. These included kale, lettuce, cress, coriander and spring onions. Our supplies were boosted by a generous...
Hateley Cross Big Local funding

Hateley Cross Big Local funding

A massive thank you to this local funding project for the money generously given to develop our library and garden areas. We now have one indoor and two outdoor libraries to be very proud of. We’ve bought new furniture, created more reading spaces and even painted and...
Red Bubble Activities

Red Bubble Activities

We’ve had a busy week tackling tough topics like discrimination, black lives matter, self identity and self confidence. Their work is extremely impressive and heartfelt. It includes ‘identity boxes’, letters, posters and a banner to promote equality....