St Mark's Catholic Primary School
St Mark's Catholic Primary School
May Procession 2022

May Procession 2022

On Monday 23rd May 2022, the whole school came together for our May Procession to celebrate Our Mother Mary. It was a wonderful event, lead by Year 6. Each class made their own flower offering to Mary as well as presenting their own prayers and creations. Reception...
Y6 Sacrament of Confirmation

Y6 Sacrament of Confirmation

On Wednesday 18th May 2022, Y6 received the Sacrament of Confirmation at Holy Name of Jesus Church. It was a wonderful Mass where the children read beautifully and we listened to the important reflections and teachings from the Gospel and Bishop David Evans’...
A visit from Bishop David Evans

A visit from Bishop David Evans

On Wednesday 18th May, Year 6 were lucky enough to have a visit from Bishop David Evans ahead of them receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation. Year 6 enjoyed praying, learning from and talking to Bishop Evans and asked him lots of questions. We look forward to His...
Y6 Confirmation Retreat

Y6 Confirmation Retreat

On Tuesday 17th May 2022, Year 6 enjoyed a virtual retreat with Dan and Emily from One Life Music. The retreat was called ‘Gifted with the Spirit’ and helped us to prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. We explored the different gifts and...
St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day

On Thursday 17th March 2022, we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day. Year 5 lead mass for Y5 and Y3 to celebrate St. Patrick. It was nice to see lots of parishioners joining all. All children learnt about St. Patrick and why he is so special. We all wore an item of...
Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

On Wednesday 2nd March 2022, we had a prayer service with Father Kuriakose. Read what our children had to say: “Today we celebrated Ash Wednesday. Years 1-6 took part in a prayer service with Father Kuriakose and he distributed the ashes to us – he put...
St. David’s Day 2022

St. David’s Day 2022

On Tuesday 1st March 2022, we celebrated St. David’s Day. All the children wore an item of yellow and we learnt about St. David. Year 4 and Year 6 opened a ‘cafe’, where they shared what they had learnt, wrote prayers together, had a prayer service...
Harvest Mass Donations

Harvest Mass Donations

Following our assembly on food waste in the world, our School Councillors invited all families to donate any excess food they may have had at home to support those in need in our local community. This is was an opportunity for us to think about others who may not have...
Year of the Word

Year of the Word

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales have designated 2020 as The God who Speaks: A Year of the Word to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Verbum Domini – Pope Benedict XVI’s Apostolic Exhortation on ‘The Word of the Lord’. This also commemorates...
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...