St Mark's Catholic Primary School
St Mark's Catholic Primary School
Makey-Makey Workshop

Makey-Makey Workshop

On January 28th, some children from Years 4, 5 and 6 attended a Makey-Makey workshop. The children learnt to code using the Makey-Makey resources and fruit/vegetables. Using these materials, the children connected them to the PC and created music. A banana transformed...
Inspiration Day

Inspiration Day

Reception enjoyed a day at the farm today. We had many tasks set up to enjoy our new topic of ‘Old McDonald had a Farm’. We completed a range of activities based around the farm including many craft activities. We explored our new role play area of the...
Junior PCSOs on the Beat

Junior PCSOs on the Beat

Thank you to our Junior PCSOs (Police Community Support Officers) for monitoring the parking this morning outside of the school gates. They patrol every week so please look out for them. We noticed a significant improvement this morning in parking with the junior...
Magical Maths Show

Magical Maths Show

KS1 and KS2 met Professor Poopenstinken. The Professor amazed us with her amazing Maths skills. She introduced an amazing Maths club that will be starting after Christmas for KS1 and KS2. We are really excited to meet the Professor again. Back to Events...
Vocations Talks with Sister Margaret

Vocations Talks with Sister Margaret

On Friday 22nd November, we were visited by Sister Margaret. Sister Margaret visited different classes to talk about her vocation. She shared with us her journey to becoming a Sister and her role as a Sister. Sister Margaret then prayed the Rosary with our Spiritual...
Vocations Week

Vocations Week

Vocations week in Reception linked in well with our topic on People who help us. We had visits from the fire service, police force and Sister Margaret. We found out all about these roles and thought about our calling by God. We discussed what we wanted to be when we...
No Pens Wednesday

No Pens Wednesday

On Wednesday 13th November 2019 St Mark’s took part in ‘No Pens Wednesday’ in partnership with I CAN the communication trust, where our pens and pencils were put to one side and the day is devoted to speaking and listening instead. The Communication Trust...
Remembrance Day Service

Remembrance Day Service

101 years since the end of the First World War. At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th Month the guns fell silent and fighting was brought to an end. For many years our nation has fell silent on the `11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month to remember. To...
Anti-Bullying Week

Anti-Bullying Week

Year 6 started the school off with Anti Bullying week leading an assembly. The key message was: Small Change, Big Difference. Whether it is verbal, physical, online or in-person, bullying has a significant impact on a child’s life well in to adulthood. By making...
Inspiration Day

Inspiration Day

Reception Reception was the place to be if you had had emergency. We had a classroom full of police officers, firefighters, doctors, builders, engineers and nurses. We had a fantastic day exploring the different occupations and how they can help us in the community....