St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Star Writers

Star Writers

Our children in all classes have been working especially hard in the writing tasks this half term to try and make up for lost time. Some of the work is very impressive and this week we celebrate our Star Writers from each class by giving out certificates and...
Virtual School Games – Skipping Competition

Virtual School Games – Skipping Competition

All classes have enjoyed the latest virtual school games competition – the skipping challenge. The idea is to see how many skips they can do in 30 seconds, as well as trying alternative types of skipping, by building their skills and getting creative. Everyone...
Creation by Reception

Creation by Reception

Reception have been learning about Creation, we investigated our school environment looking for the things God created. We had great fun looking at the vegetable patch and kicking the autumn leaves. We were very careful and knew we had to look out for any hedgehogs in...
Letters to the Netherlands

Letters to the Netherlands

Class 6 were very excited to hear of an opportunity to make friends with some children in Holland! Through a friend of one of our governors, a Headteacher from a Dutch school wanted to create a link with a school in England so that the children could become pen pals....
Class 6 PE

Class 6 PE

Class 6 have enjoyed orienteering in PE, learning to set and read maps. They have worked in teams to navigate the school site and crack the codes, trying to beat all other teams to the finish line! They have picked up the skills impressively quickly and have really...
Bosco on BBC Midlands Today!

Bosco on BBC Midlands Today!

We were delighted to welcome the BBC cameras to Bosco in order to film class 6 about a new initiative we’ve signed up to – The Rainbow Hour. The idea is to spend an hour a day on average focusing on wellbeing. This can be physical, mental or emotional and...
Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

Class 1 all dressed up in yellow for the day to help raise awareness of children’s mental health. In class, they are doing plenty of circle time such as looking at the ‘Colour Monster’ to explore their feelings. The children understand the importance...
Class 6 Responsibilities

Class 6 Responsibilities

During ‘I am unique’ day, all children in class 6 discovered their roles for the year ahead. This is always an exciting occasion, as they look forward to the opportunity to take on further responsibilities as the oldest children in the school. There are...
‘I Am Unique’ Day

‘I Am Unique’ Day

As a treat for how well everyone has done since returning to school, we celebrated an ‘I am unique’ day across the school. The aim was to get creative and celebrated being ourselves. Activities included designing key rings, masks, coasters and t-shirts....
While We Can’t Hug

While We Can’t Hug

All classes began this academic year by producing work based on the book ‘While We Can’t Hug.’ The book is relatively new and explores what it’s like not being able to hug our friends or family. Each class produced a fantastic display with some...