Carrying Out God's Work
July 2021 - The Feast of St Peter and St Paul & Year 4 Adoration in Church - Streamed virtually to every classroom, Father John celebrated the Feast Day of St Peter and St Paul. Father John also taught our year 4 children all about Adoration and how Jesus is present in the sacramental host.
June 2021 - The Hub at St Lawrence - Thanks to the generosity of our school community, we have been able to restock The Hub at St Lawrence. This will enable us to provide families in our community with food, toiletries, cleaning products and school uniform. We wouldn't be able to support so many people without the continual support of our parents.
June 2021 - The Year of St Joseph - Pope Francis describes Saint Joseph as a beloved father, a tender and loving father, an obedient father, an accepting father; a father who is creatively courageous, a working father, a father in the shadows. Each of us can discover in Joseph – the man who goes unnoticed, a daily, discreet and hidden presence – an intercessor, a support and a guide in times of trouble. Our children created wonderful art to celebrate the Year of St Joseph.
May 2021 - First Holy Communion Celebration Mass - Father John led a celebration mass for our year 3 children who recently received the sacrament of Holy Communion. Congratulations to all our children who took part in such a special day.
May 2021 - The Feast of the Ascension of Jesus - Father John led a virtual whole school mass to celebrate The Feast of the Ascension of Jesus into heaven. Mass was streamed to every classroom so our children could join together to celebrate this special day.
May 2021 - Celebrating Mass in Church - We dedicate the month of May to Our Blessed Mother Mary. We are reminded to honour Mary and reflect on how she is the mother of Jesus and mother to us all.
Through today's gospel reading, Father John taught our Year 6 children about change. He asked us think about the changes our children will shortly face as they transfer to secondary school.
April 2021 - Whole school virtual retreat - To celebrate our full return to school, the whole school participated in a virtual retreat led by One life Music. The theme of the retreat was Psalm 139- We are God’s Masterpiece . The retreat, through its scripture, prayer, music, sharing and activities reminded us just how unique and valuable we are. The children participated fully in their classroom bubble allowing the whole school to engage in a wonderful, spiritual and reflective celebration.
April 2021 - Celebrating Mass in our playground - Father John led a wonderful outdoor service for our junior children and staff. Our children were able to celebrate Mass and receive the Eucharist. We are extremely grateful to Father John for his continual support and guidance.
April 2021 - Celebrating Mass in our playground - Father John led a wonderful outdoor service for our infant children and staff. We are extremely grateful to Father John for his continual spiritual support and guidance.
March 2021 - The Stations of the Cross - Supported by by our wonderful Year 6 actors, Father John led a reflective service on the Stations of the Cross. Father John also led a Penitential Service for KS2. We are extremely grateful to Father John for his continual support and guidance.
March 2021 - The British Heart Foundation - Our children dressed in red and enjoyed a day of fun activities in support of the British Heart Foundation. Thank you to everyone who took part and donated to our Lenten cause.
March 2021 - Storehouse at the Riverside Vineyard Church - We are proud to be able to support our wider community with donations of food and toiletries to our local foodbank. Storehouse partners with the Salvation Army, Christ Church Feltham and the Feltham Food Bank to provide food and support to those in need.
February 2021 - The British Heart Foundation - We chose The British Heart Foundation as our Lenten Cause for 2021. Through vital research they are able to improve and save the lives of many people suffering with heart and circulatory diseases. Our children downloaded fun activities from the British Heart Foundation website and donated £1.
December 2020 - Advent in the Prayer Garden - Mary, Joseph and Baby Jesus in our beautifully decorated Prayer Garden. Our children have loved visiting the Nativity as part of their RE class work.
December 2020 - Father John's Advent Service - Father John was able to celebrate the start of Advent with a virtual Advent Service streamed to every class. He explained the meaning and symbols of Advent to the children as part of their RE class work.
November 2020 - The Hub at St Lawrence - In response to the difficult and challenging times, we decided to open our own food bank within our school called The Hub. We are able to provide food, toiletries, cleaning products, uniform and technology for the children and families within our community.
November 2020 - Harvest Festival - Father John and the Year 6 Little Larries with the Harvest Festival donations. Father John blessed the donated food and toiletries as well as the newly launched Hub at St Lawrence.