Catholic life in school
Summer term 2017:
Class 3 were prepared to be part of the children’s choir to sing at the Good Shepherd Mass in Leyland. Pauline McElroy, member of the music team from the Cathedral, visited on 4 Wednesdays to teach the children new songs.
At the start of May, children were presented to the school at assembly from Class 3 who were to make their first Holy Communion.
24th May: Class 2 presented an assembly on Holidays and Holydays– the coming of the Holy Spirit.
10th May: First Holy Communion in the parish. Party held at school.
20th June: Class 3 sang as part of the schools choir at the Good Shepherd Mass in Leyland. A wonderful occasion!
The whole school attended Mass for Sts. Peter and Paul and we had a celebration day with lots of activities.
There was a tea party for all of Year 4 and their prayer sponsors.
We celebrated the Year 6 leavers’ time at our school by a Mass in the hall with Fr, Cassian. It was a lovely service for all children, staff and parents.
Spring Term 2017:
Last term started with a Y5 and Y6 retreat to Lowe House with a theme of ‘Love your neighbour’. Animate led the day which was a great success.
All school attended Mass for Ash Wednesday.
Wednesday markets in Lent to collect money for Nugent care.
A group of children sang at the funeral of a past member of staff.
Reconciliation for Years 4, 5, 6 during Lent.
Lenten reflection was held at the end of term. Many parents etc attended and there was an appreciation of the lovely reading and singing by our children.
Stay and Pray collective worship was carried out in each class with invitations to family members.
Class 3 led an assembly on the topic of Eucharist.