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St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Hillcrest Road, Dudley

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Hagley Band visit St Joseph’s

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Hagley band playing some great tunes!

On Monday 10th July Hagley Band visited St Joseph’s with their Music teacher Mr Mallinson.

The band had a 50’s theme and the children from Hagley sang and played many famous hits from the 50’s!

It was a great event which was enjoyed by all the children and staff!

EYFS Disney Day

Friday, 7 July 2017

The children all dressed up!

On Friday 7th July the children from Nursery and Reception dressed up as their favourite Disney and superhero characters.

The children had been completing work and tasks on a Disney theme all through the week and ended the week by dressing up as their favourite characters!

Everyone looked fantastic!

Nursery go planting!

Friday, 26 May 2017

Children working in the garden

On Thursday 25th May the children from Nursery visited the school garden.

The children worked with Mr Gilbert to weed the planters and plant some new seeds which we hope will grow very soon!

Water Safety Workshop

Friday, 26 May 2017

Year 1 having fun in their workshop!

On Monday 22nd May following our whole school RNLI assembly, Year 1 had a special workshop in their classroom.

Caroline, a volunteer form the RNLI, worked with the children to teach them how to be safe around all kinds of water – but especially the sea.

This was a very important workshop for the children as they prepare for their visit to Clevedon later this year!

Year 1 go planting

Friday, 26 May 2017

Year 1 in the garden

On Monday 22nd May Year 1 worked with Mr Gilbert to plant some new seeds.

The children weeded the garden and prepared the soil before planting seeds which they how will grown very soon!

Year 5 visit the garden!

Friday, 26 May 2017

Year 5 working with Mr Gilbert

On Tuesday 23rd May Year 5 went to our school garden to take out the weeds and plant some seeds.

The children worked together to make sure the seeds were well planted and understand that they need to water them regularly to make sure they grow.

Well done Year 5.

EYFS work with Guy from e-Zone

Friday, 5 May 2017

Children working together to plant seeds

On Thursday 4th May the children from Nursery and Reception worked with Guy who came to visit us from the e-Zone.

The children worked with Guy to plant lots of flowers and vegetables in our lovely school garden.  The children talked about how they are going to look after and water the seeds to help them grow.

Class e-Safety Workshops

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Year 4 in their e-Safety Workshop

On Wednesday 26th April following the parent e-Safety workshop Juliet Joy visited all of the classes from Nursery to Year 6 to talk to the children about staying safe online.

Juliet used video clips to share with the children why it is so important that they stay safe online and how they should keep personal information safe.

All of the children really enjoyed the workshops and have an even better understanding of internet safety.

e-Safety Parent Workshop

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

On Wednesday 26th April we held a very  informative e-Safety workshop for parents.

Juliet Joy (RM Senior Consultant) and PC Paul Davies came into school to talk to parents about the importance of children staying safe online and what they can do to minimise any risk when children are using the internet and apps.

The workshop went very well and parents found the session very helpful.

Our Parent Workshop

Excellent Attendance

Friday, 7 April 2017

Our attendance medal winners

On Friday 7th April during our merit assembly we gave out our special attendance certificates and medals.

There were so many certificates to give to children who have 97% attendance for both the Spring and Autumn and Spring terms along with certificates for children who have 100% attendance for the Spring Term.

There were also 49 children who received medals for having 100% attendance in both Autumn and Spring terms and are now in with a chance of getting a £5 voucher at the end of the Summer term if they get 100% in the Summer term too!