St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Happy New Year 2022 – Epiphany of the Lord Mass

Happy New Year 2022 – Epiphany of the Lord Mass

We are fortunate to start the new school year with a celebratory Epiphany of the Lord Mass with Father Josephat. Epiphany, which means “appearance” or “manifestation” in Greek, is a celebration of when the three wise men followed a star to visit the son of God. The...
Thank you to the parishoners from Holy Name Church

Thank you to the parishoners from Holy Name Church

We are truly blessed and thankful for the Christmas presents donated from Holy Name Church parishioners who took the labels from their giving tree. Francis and Trevor from the SVP group delivered the gifts to school to give out to some of our families who need a bit...
Mrs  Bannister’s Retirement Mass

Mrs Bannister’s Retirement Mass

The Lord has blessed our school for over 40 years with a talented, compassionate, and dedicated teacher educating our pupils. Today, Father Josephat held a special mass to celebrate Mrs Bannister’s career here at St John Bosco Catholic Primary School. As a...
Remembrance Service 2021

Remembrance Service 2021

On Thursday 11th November 2021 at 11.00 am 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...
Harvest celebration

Harvest celebration

Children gathered for a Harvest celebration. Parents kindly dontated tinned goods which were then passed to Brushstokes charity foodbank. In these difficult times, it is heartwarming to know that our school community are so generous in their donations. Thank you!...
Y3 First Holy Communion

Y3 First Holy Communion

It’s that special time of the year again for those children taking a step closer to God! Year 3 had the special honour of receiving their First Holy Communion at Holy Cross Church accompanied with a small group of family. The children have learnt so much and...
Y4 First Holy Communion

Y4 First Holy Communion

It’s that special time of the year again for those children taking a step closer to God! Year 4 had the special honour of receiving their First Holy Communion at Holy Cross Church accompanied with a small group of family. The children have learnt so much and...
Y2 I wonder . . .

Y2 I wonder . . .

Year 2 led an ‘I wonder . . .’ session. It is a child-led, child-initiated session where the children can openly ask questions about their faith. It allows children to ask questions that they often wonder about. The big question this week is “What if...
Class 6 RE and reflection work

Class 6 RE and reflection work

This past week, class 6 took the time to create a quiet area of reflection for themselves at home. It is important to have somewhere to go in order to think, pray, reflect or simply clear our heads. The areas created are very thoughtful and look fantastic. We also did...