Category: Faith Life

Form III and Religious Studies

14th October 2021

The Holy Trinity. Mr Ferguson, Religious Studies teacher, has recently been leading Form III in their work on the Holy Trinity.  One of the pieces of work he was impressed by was Eloise’s and we would like to share it with you, ‘Catholics believe in a triune God.  This means that God’s essence is within…

Visit of Bishop John Sherrington

1st October 2021

Day of the Archangels. We were delighted to welcome Rt Rev Bishop John Sherrington, auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Westminster, to St Augustine’s Priory on Thursday 30th September. He celebrated Mass for us in the Chapel at St Augustine’s Priory where representatives of Juniors and Seniors were present, with Liturgy Prefects from throughout the…

Upper II Liturgy Monitors

28th September 2021

Leading Assembly. Our Upper II Liturgy Monitors led the Junior Assembly on Monday 27th September.  Mrs Round reports, ‘The newly appointed Junior Liturgy Monitors led the Junior Gospel Assembly on Monday and in so doing reminded girls about how to plan a pupil led Collective Worship in their own classrooms. We are very proud of…

A wonderful day

27th September 2021

A wedding to remember. Saturday 18th September was such a happy day and one to remember as past pupil Katy married her fiancé Danny at St Augustine’s Priory.  The weather was sunny and warm as we welcomed Katy and Danny’s family and friends to the Chapel to celebrate their marriage.   Katy was attended by three…

Prep II and Prep III and a special Mass

23rd September 2021

‘Welcome to Prep II and Prep III’. On Wednesday 22nd September a very special Mass took place in the Chapel at St Augustine’s Priory when Prep II and Prep III came together to attend a ‘Welcome to Prep II and Prep III’ Mass celebrated by Fr Thomas. The piano was played by Ms Keane as…

Progression

8th September 2021

An evening to remember. Thursday 2nd September was Progression day! This is an annual event, a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the Upper VI 2021 leavers as they move onward to university and their future careers.  As happened last year, we combined Progression with the Upper VI Leavers’ Mass and were delighted that Fr David Reilly…

A day of celebration

8th September 2021

A wedding at St Augustine’s Priory. On Saturday 21st August we were delighted to welcome back past pupil Alainna and her fiancé Jonathan as they celebrated their marriage in the Chapel at St Augustine’s Priory.  The Chapel was adorned with flowers and Alainna a beautiful and serene bride.  She and her bridegroom Jonathan and she…

Form III theological essay

8th July 2021

‘Highly Commended’. Ms Corkery, Head of R.E., is delighted to announce the following great news, ‘Hijiri in Form III has been awarded ‘Highly Commended’ in the Independent Schools Religious Studies Association’s Theology, Philosophy and Religious Essay Competition with her essay, ‘A religious building must only be used for worship’. We here produce Hijiri’s essay which…

Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Column

8th July 2021

Racial Justice Equality and Diversity. We are pleased to announce that St Augustine’s Priory is participating in the Diocese of Westminster Education Service Racial Justice Equality and Diversity Continuing Professional Development online courses. These courses aim to ‘Educate, inform and inspire participants so they can actively work to achieve racial justice and equality in their…

Feast of Ss Peter and Paul

1st July 2021

A Mass for the whole school. Tuesday 29th June was the Feast of Ss Peter and Paul, and a Holyday of Obligation.  We were delighted that Fr Alexander from Ealing Abbey came to celebrate Mass for us.  Lower II gathered in the Chapel and Lower IIA had done a wonderful job of preparing the readings…