Category: Prep

National Poetry Day

8th October 2021

Celebrating throughout the school. Mr Elder speaks of how St Augustine’s Priory marked National Poetry Day on Thursday 7th October. ‘National Poetry Day was marked by the whole school.  In the Seniors pupils visited a world map and placed on it information on a poet, or a poem or poetic extract which they had researched. …

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…

Open Day Michaelmas 2021

27th September 2021

St Augustine’s Priory open its doors. We were delighted to welcome over 170 families to St Augustine’s Priory on Saturday 25th September for our Michaelmas Term Open Day. It was wonderful to see so many people who came to sample all our school has to offer.                  St…

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…

Like This

22nd September 2021

A new collection of poetry. Head of English, Mr Elder, needs no introduction and his books of poetry likewise are well-known.  Following on from ‘Codes of Conduct’ and ‘The space between us’, his new collection, ‘Like This’ was published in August by 4Word Press.  Written over the past two years Mr Elder writes that, ‘The…

Ealing Wildlife and Inkineeri

22nd September 2021

Design winner. Augustinian parent, Mrs Sehgal, let us know of some exciting news that happened over the summer.  She reports, ‘I wanted to share with you the news that one of the winners of the competition I ran with the Ealing Wildlife Group over the summer was St Augustine’s Priory pupil, Poppy (now in Lower…

Change the Change

22nd September 2021

A course for life. It’s time to Change the Change At St Augustine’s Priory we are committed to promoting physical well-being for girls and women in an ambitious and innovative way. With menopause awareness month coming up in October we are delighted to be able to introduce you to Change the Change – a truly integrated…

Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Column

17th September 2021

Workshops on offer. We have been notified of two free online workshops for Ealing families, funded by the Windrush Day Grant.  The workshops are aimed at families who have children attending Ealing schools and will be of great interest and value to all. The first, ‘Britain’s Black History’, takes place on Tuesday 21st September from…

Roald Dahl Day

17th September 2021

Juniors and Preps celebrate. The Preps and Juniors celebrated with gusto on Monday 13th September to mark the anniversary of Roald Dahl’s 105th birthday. Ms Weir, Prep I Teaching Assistant, organised an inspiring paintathon for Prep II and Prep III who spent lunchtime painting a mammoth portrait of The Enormous Crocodile.  This story, first published…

Creating Space

10th September 2021

Our theme for this year. St Augustine’s Priory delights in having over twelve acres of grounds and pupils and staff make good use of them throughout the year.  These grounds give our pupils space to grow, learn and play, space to be themselves and space to care – for the environment and for each other….