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.

Refugee Day

Refugee Day

No matter where we come from, what our nationality or religion is or what lifestyles we lead, all humans deserve the same, equal rights. Everyone wants to protect their family and offer them a better life.  The reality is that anyone could become a refugee, because...

World Faith Week

World Faith Week

During World Faith Week, all pupils had the opportunity to learn about different faiths and religions. The week began with a whole school assembly to celebrate the shared values between different faith communities. Throughout the week, visits took place to immerse...

First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion

Year 3 continued their journey of faith as they received the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist for the first time in front of their families. Through prayer and discussion, the children came to realise that every Mass is a celebration of Jesus’ death and resurrection....

School Council at the Birmingham Council House

School Council at the Birmingham Council House

The School Council visited the Lord Mayor, Councillor Chaman Lal, to talk to him about his role as the new Lord Mayor of Birmingham. School Council pupils had prepared many interesting questions in advance of our meeting. The Lord Mayor told us about his early life;...

Year 5 visit the Houses of Parliament

Year 5 visit the Houses of Parliament

On Wednesday 10th May, Year 5 travelled by coach to their capital city. On the journey they educated themselves on the Houses of Parliament and started their sightseeing with Wembley Stadium and The Shard in the distance. Once they arrived, the children were welcomed...

The King’s Coronation Celebration

The King’s Coronation Celebration

Together, we celebrated the coronation of our new King, Charles III, with lots of exciting activities throughout the day. Each class researched a decade of King Charles’ life and then dressed in clothes inspired by that era. Some classes were fortunate to receive a...

World Earth Day

World Earth Day

Why does St Gerard’s celebrate World Earth day? As a school, we have been learning about what is happening to our wonderful Earth. From Nursery to Year 6, we have looked at different issues, which contribute to the loss of habitat, endangered animals, extinction of...

Health and Fitness Day

Health and Fitness Day

Health and Fitness Day highlights how sport and physical activity can not only benefit our mental and physical health, but our social lives too! The day aims to be accessible to everyone and prove that exercise and fitness is the best medicine for happier and...

Year 6 visit to St. Chad’s Cathedral

Year 6 visit to St. Chad’s Cathedral

As part of our Confirmation programme, Year 6 visited St Chad’s Cathedral in Birmingham. St Chad’s is known across the world as a beautiful building with a remarkable history and rich heritage. We discovered that the Cathedral was built between 1839 and 1841 and was...

Years 1 and 2 at the Botanical Gardens

Years 1 and 2 at the Botanical Gardens

Years 1 and 2 excitedly boarded a coach ready for our trip to the Botanical Gardens in Edgbaston, this would support our science topics of Plants. We were eager to see the many species of plants and trees that the Botanical Gardens are home to. Upon arrival, we met...