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Spelling Awards

Friday, 16 February 2018

Our spelling winners this half term

On Friday 16th February we congratulated the spelling and phonic winners for this half term.

Every week the children receive 5 or 10 words to learn at home for a test the following week.  If the children score full marks they receive a raffle ticket to put in the spelling jar and every half-term a winner is drawn and they receive a £5 Tesco voucher!

Well done children!

Fantastic French!

Friday, 16 February 2018

Our French award winners

On Friday 16th February some of the children from Year 5 were congratulated for their wonderful efforts in French so far this term.

The children all received a special certificate to acknowledge all of their hard work this half term!

Toutes nos felicitations (Congratulations!)

A ‘tasty’ parents evening!

Friday, 16 February 2018

Trudy and Monica dishing up tasty treats!

On Thursday 15th February we held our Spring term parents evening.

After half term our school dinners are going to be provided by Bishop Milner Catholic College and Trudy from Bishop Milner took the time to come to our parents evening to give the children and parents a taste of the new menu which will be starting after half term.

Everyone was very impressed and enjoyed tasting the many new dishes which will be on offer!

Respect Wins!

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

The House Captain collecting the House Cup for Respect!

During our Merit Assembly on Tuesday 19th December Respect were awarded the House Cup for this term!

Respect had secured the most house points since returning to school in September and now the House Cup will be dressed in the colour green to represent Respect up until Easter!

Well done Respect!

Spelling Winners!

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Our winners this half term!

During the Merit Assembly on Tuesday 19th December the winners of this half terms spelling and phonics raffle were congratulated and awarded a £5  voucher to spend at Tesco.

Each week the children are given spellings to learn for a test a week later.  Every time a child gets full marks they receive a raffle ticket which goes into the jar.  Every half term a winner is picked from the jar and they receive a £5 voucher!

Well done to this half-terms winners!

Father Christmas and his Elf arrive!

Monday, 18 December 2017

Father Christmas and the Elf arriving at school!

On Monday 18th December Father Christmas and his Elf made a special visit to St Joseph’s to see all of the children and give out some presents!

The children have been very good this year and luckily were all on the good list!

Everyone enjoyed seeing Santa and his Elf and were very grateful for the presents they all received!

Christmas Fair

Friday, 15 December 2017

Our Christmas Fair all set up and ready to go!

On Friday 15th December we held our Christmas Fair after school.

The Fair had a very special guest – Father Christmas – for children to visit both during the afternoon (Fast-Track!) or during the Fair.

The Christmas Fair is a very popular event in our calendar and reminds us that we’re all part of St Joseph’s family and enjoy spending time together!

Christmas Tree

Friday, 8 December 2017

Our snowy Christmas Tree!

Even though school was closed on Friday 8th December due to the heavy snow, our Christmas Tree at the front of the school looked very festive!

Lights Switch On!

Friday, 8 December 2017

Our lovely lights!

Our lovely Christmas lights have now been switched on!

The front of the school now looks very festive!

Kindness win the House Cup

Friday, 7 April 2017

Our Kindness House Captain receiving the cup!

On Friday 7th April during the merit assembly the House Cup was presented to the Kindness House Captain form Year 6.

During the term since Christmas it had been a very close contest between all of our house point teams with the leader board changing almost on a weekly basis – but in the end it was Kindness who secured the victory and have the cup dressed in their team colours!

Well done Kindness!