News and Events

Stephen Mulhern Visit

The pupils in year 4 had the pleasure of meeting entertainer and magician Stephen Mulhern when visited his former primary school, St Francis’! Stephen treated pupils to a special performance to pass on his secrets of becoming a star of stage and screen. His visit was to celebrate the launch of Virgin Media’s Christmas Stars …

Black History

For Black History Month the children at St Francis’ celebrated by exploring books, inspirational people and movements across the world that changed how we live today. This year’s theme was “Commemorating the struggle while celebrating the triumph”. Our focus this year was as follows: Early Years and Year 1 will be studying Black History through …

KS1 Sports Day

We had our annual Sports Day for the KS1 children. It was a morning filled with activities and fun for the children, staff and parents. After a short briefing from the coach the future Olympians were ready for their competitions. As you can see they were focused and determined. Next stop,  The Olympics 2032!

Watoto Choir

On Wednesday, 27th February 2019, the world renowned Watoto Choir visited St Francis’ Catholic Primary School. We were treated to a fantastically inspirational concert and the children at St Francis’ were honored to be able to spend some time getting to know the Watoto Choir a little bit better. This was a day we will …

Feast Day

Feast of St Francis’ – October 2018 On Thursday, 4th October we celebrated the feast of our patron saint, Francis. Throughout the week, each class looked closely at the life and work of St Francis and focused specifically on significant places he had visited included Assisi and Gubbio. We attend a special school Mass on …