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.

Reception and Year 1 at Twycross Zoo

Reception and Year 1 at Twycross Zoo

60 children from Reception and Year 1 visited Twycross Zoo, set in the heart of England. The zoo is an internationally recognised conservation charity and award-winning visitor attraction spanning across 100 acres. We enjoyed an exciting tour of the zoo which is the...

Ready, Set, Ride

Ready, Set, Ride

On 12th June, children from Nursery and Reception classes had the opportunity to take part in ‘Ready, Set, Ride’ with Spark Active. After ensuring all children were wearing the correct helmets, they set off to complete a set of challenges using balance bikes. The aims...

Year 6 Condover Hall Residential

Year 6 Condover Hall Residential

Year 6 were lucky enough to visit Condover Hall Activity Centre in Shropshire for the residential retreat. It is a JCA Adventure’s flagship activity centre offering a combination of indoor and outdoor activities. The hall itself is one of the most outstanding...

Spanish Day

Spanish Day

Today, we celebrated Spanish Day at St Gerard’s. This 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...

Walk to School Week

Walk to School Week

School Council have launched ‘Walk to School Week’ as part of National Walking Month. Schools across the country, including children and school staff are encouraged to travel to and from school in a sustainable, healthy way! Each morning, School Council have taken a...

World Earth Day

World Earth Day

World Earth Day is an annual event dedicated to raising awareness of the challenges facing our environment and planet. Over 193 countries celebrate Earth Day around the world, with more people getting involved every year. During the day, we focussed on important...

World Book Day

World Book Day

Happy World Book Day St Gerard’s! What a fantastic day we all had. This year children could dress as a book character or a word. The costumes were extremely creative and everyone looked amazing. World Book Day also marked the deadline for the Paper Plate Competition....

The Big Lent Walk

The Big Lent Walk

“Small acts of love make big things happen.” As part of our Lenten fundraising activities, we are raising money to support various worthwhile charities. The GIFT Team voted to support CAFOD as they are part of one of the largest aid networks in the world. During the...

Years 3 and 4 at the Thinktank

Years 3 and 4 at the Thinktank

Children from Years 3 and 4 visited Thinktank Science Museum, Birmingham to experience exciting hands-on learning in science and technology. Both classes toured the different areas of the museum from understanding how our bodies function in ‘Things About Me’, viewing...

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...