St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Armistice Day

Armistice Day

At 11am on Friday 11th November, we remembered all of those who have lost their lives fighting for their country. We welcomed Lesley Jenkins who is the principal cornet player for West Midlands Police Brass Band in to school and she played The last Post and Reveille....
Afro-Caribbean Dance Workshop

Afro-Caribbean Dance Workshop

The children enjoyed the high-energy workshop focusing on traditional movements. All children did a fantastic job of remembering the dance steps. At the end of the session, the children were split into two groups and had a dance-off – which they loved!
Olympic Athlete visits Bosco

Olympic Athlete visits Bosco

A big thank you to the two Team GB athletes, Amy Smith and Emily Lewis, who came into school to enthuse our children. They led a fantastic fitness circuit session with each year group, encouraging pupils of all sporting abilities to challenge themselves and to keep...
Y3 & 4 DECCA Assembly

Y3 & 4 DECCA Assembly

During an assembly led by DECCA, classes 3 and 4 learnt about the side effects and dangers of taking tobacco. They enjoyed taking part in the true or false quiz.
Diwali Showcase Assembly

Diwali Showcase Assembly

Today, as part of our Faith-filled Friday, the children spent the afternoon learning about the festival of light, Diwali. All classes focused on a different aspect of Diwali and then showcased their work, cooking and research. They made necklaces/jewellery, diva...
Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day

Today, our school warmly invited grandparents to spend some time with their grandchildren. First, they had the opportunity to work with their grandchild in class and then sat down for a tasty meal in the school hall. A big thank you to everyone who came and to all of...
Year 6’s History Assembly – Anne Frank

Year 6’s History Assembly – Anne Frank

Today, Year 6 shared the story of an incredibly brave, valiant young girl, Anne Frank. Class 6 displayed a visual timeline of her life and read aloud two short extracts of her diary to the school. A few final touching quotes from Anne Frank concluded the assembly...
Severn Trent

Severn Trent

This afternoon we had a special visit from Severn Trent who discussed the importance of water. The children now understand what is means to be hydrated and how we can look after the planet by recycling, litter picking and using reusable bottles.
Friendly Football at St Mark’s

Friendly Football at St Mark’s

A big well done to the Year 6’s who played football at St Mark’s today. They played well as a team and really enjoyed themselves. Their behaviour was impeccable. The girls played 3 matches. They drew two of them 0-0 and the other 1-1. Vivienne scored our goal. The...