St Gerard's Catholic Primary School
St Gerard's Catholic Primary School

Events Gallery

Enjoy some of the special events and activities that go on at our school.

Vocations Week

Vocations Week

‘Vocare’ is the Latin word meaning, 'to call’ and as a Catholic school we believe the biggest calling we hear is from God. We are called to be holy, called to follow God in our lives, and called to use our gifts at work. This week was ‘Vocations week’ and we have been...

NSPCC Number Day

NSPCC Number Day

We celebrated NSPCC Number Day. The children came to school dressed up as a number ready for a fun-filled day of Maths activities. The aim of the day was for the children to see, think and do Maths in a range of contexts and to show that everyone is a mathematician...

RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch

RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch

School Council and Cafod Club participated in a national scheme called the RSPB Big Schools’ Birdwatch. The survey helps to build a picture of garden wildlife across the U.K. Last year thousands of schools all over the country took part. Using binoculars, we viewed...

Nativity: One Starry Night

Nativity: One Starry Night

We celebrated the nativity with a fantastic performance by children from EYFS and KS1. They sang beautifully and eloquently portrayed the true meaning of the Christmas season. We hope that you enjoyed the performance and we wish you a happy and Holy Christmas....

Year 5 at the Tower of London

Year 5 at the Tower of London

On 14th November, Year 5 went on an amazing adventure to London!  They set off at 7:30am and arrived at 11am at the Tower of London. Their first stop was at Traitors Gate, where the people, who were brought to the tower to be imprisoned, would have entered by boat. ...

Remembrance 2023

Remembrance 2023

‘Lest we forget...' At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month, the guns fell silent on the Western Front to bring an end to the fighting in World War I. As a mark of respect, at 11am St Gerard’s School fell silent for two minutes to remember and honour those...

Wear It Pink Day

Wear It Pink Day

Breast Cancer Now’s Wear It Pink day is one of the biggest fundraising events in the UK. Taking place during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, thousands of amazing people wear it pink in their communities, schools or work places for the UK’s largest breast cancer...

Schools of Sanctuary

Schools of Sanctuary

As a school, we are working towards becoming a ‘School of Sanctuary’. This means we are working to become a school that fosters a culture of welcome, inclusion and belonging for refugees and asylum seekers seeking safety. Children were very disappointed to hear that...

Sports Day

Sports Day

With the sun shining, St Gerard’s enjoyed an exciting Sports Day which included an obstacle relay, rob the nest game, tennis ball relay and an egg and spoon race. The children were split into their house groups to compete against each other and demonstrated great...

Spanish Day

Spanish Day

We celebrated Spanish Day at St Gerard’s, which gave our children the opportunity to explore the culture and customs of other Spanish speaking countries in the world. Everyone arrived at school dressed in the flag colours of a Spanish speaking country, then children...