Holy Dudes

Holy Dudes is our parish youth group for children in Years 4, 5 and 6. We explore our faith through games, crafts and stories. We meet monthly and new members are always welcome. Holy Dudes takes place in the back of church (unless otherwise specified) from 6.30 pm – 8.00 pm.

We will meet on the following dates:

Thursday, 28th January
Thursday, 25th February
Thursday, 17th March – Meet at Namco, Metro Centre for Bowling
Thursday, 21st April
Thursday, 19th May
Thursday, 23rd June – Meet in Saltwell Park for picnic and rounders (top gate)


Pedestrian Training for Year 3

During this half term, Year 3 have been receiving pedestrian training on how to recognise potential dangers on the roads and how to cross them safely. They had an initial classroom-based session and then each week, they have gone outside with the training providers to put their learning into practice. We hope the sessions will reinforce the…Continue Reading

Community Spirit

In R.E this term, Year 4 have been looking at the topic of Community. We have talked about the different kinds of communities we are involved in, such as the class, school and church communities. The children talked about how important being part of a community was to them, how it made them feel and…Continue Reading

Year 3 & 4 Christmas Trip

On Monday Years 3 and 4 went to the Empire Theatre, Consett to watch Jack and the Beanstalk. The children thoroughly enjoyed the performance as it was incredibly funny and had lots of opportunities for them to join in. even Mrs Bonello and Mr McClelland had a good time dancing along with the actors onstage!…Continue Reading

A Journey to Christmas

In the week leading up to Christmas day, each class went on a special journey. All around our lovely church of Corpus Christi, there were special prayer stations which told the Christmas story in a new and different way and allowed the children and staff to reflect upon what Christmas is really all about. The…Continue Reading

Lands of Snow and Ice

We have been learning about life in the cold at the Arctic and the Antarctic.  We made our own ice for our small world play and had great fun experimenting with melting!  Right on cue the weather turned wintry so we could explore snow and ice outside too!  Looking for signs of Winter, we checked…Continue Reading

Christmas Party Time!

We gathered with KS1 to have our Christmas Party in the school hall.  We played lots of party games and enjoyed some great dances.  We must have been exceptionally good this year as we had a very special visitor!Continue Reading

Our Nativity Performance

We enjoyed putting on our Nativity play “Shine Star Shine” in Corpus Christi Church.  The Church was packed full of our proud parents and other family members.  It was a great way to begin our Christmas 2015 celebrations in school!Continue Reading


Our school now has access to a fantastic website – ODDIZZI!  It is an e-learning resource that encourages children to explore our world.  In class, they will receive their log on details.  Using these details, they can log on at home and continue to explore the website.  It has lots of fascinating  information, photographs, videos and…Continue Reading

A Christmas Journey.

Just before breaking up for the Christmas holidays, Year 1 visited Corpus Christi church to follow Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem. The children enjoyed moving around the different stations set up in the church by Mrs Wright, to follow each stage of the Christmas story and to hear about the visitors who came to…Continue Reading