Key Stage 1 Multi-skills.

Last week some children from Year 2 accompanied Miss Blackie and Miss Taylor to St.Thomas More for a Key Stage 1 multi-skills fielding and striking event. The children had lots of fun and were a credit to our school. As a reward for fair play we received a certificate for being one of the best…Continue Reading

WE ARE GOLD!

Just before the Easter break we welcomed two assessors from UNICEF who had come to see if we should be awarded the highest accolade from UNICEF – the GOLD Rights Respecting Award. Over the Easter holidays we received official confirmation that we are now the holders of this prestigious award. Our children did us proud.…Continue Reading

Meeting our new Bishop

On Tuesday 26th March, two children from Year 5 represented our school at a large school event, at St Mary’s Cathedral, to welcome Bishop Robert Byrne as the Fourteenth Bishop of the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle. There were representatives there from 156 Catholic Schools. Bishop Robert was presented with a stole and a Welcome…Continue Reading

Fairtrade Chocolate Stall

Last Friday, to celebrate the end of Fairtrade Fortnight, Corpus Christi had a chocolate stall! This year Fairtrade Fortnight focused on cocoa.  Farmers of this much loved product have seen prices fall to crisis levels in the last few years, making life incredibly difficult for cocoa farmers, There was a range of products on offer,…Continue Reading

Chinese New Year!

We used the computer to find out about Chinese New Year.  We enjoyed making Chinese lanterns, good luck writing scrolls and having a noodle feast using chopsticks!  We held a very noisy dragon dance procession!    Continue Reading