Category: Priory Post

Celebrating Building the Kingdom

14th January 2022

Creating space for our Common Good. The start of the Lent Term 2022 was marked with a day dedicated to celebrating ‘Building the Kingdom’ of God.  From Nursery to Upper II, pupils examined the Holy Family’s Flight into Egypt and looked at the plight of refugees in our world and Christ’s early life as a…

From the Counsellor’s Chair

14th January 2022

Creating space and ‘Blue Monday’. This year’s St Augustine’s Priory theme, Creating Space, has never been so important and our Counsellor and Play Therapist, Mrs R Good, here tells us one way to create space for ourselves and for others. ‘Blue Monday, which typically falls on the third Monday of January and this year is…

Prep III Nativity

21st December 2021

‘Babushka’. Thursday 9th December was a great day for Prep III as they performed their Nativity play, ‘Babushka’ in the Chapel, where it was performed for delighted parents.  This was the final Nativity of our Advent preparations and Prep III did not disappoint!  The entire case of the Nativity was present: angels, shepherds, Kings, the…

Upper IV poem on St Joseph

21st December 2021

Diocese of Westminster Poetry Competition. Ms Corkery, Head of RE, here tells us of the achievement of Niamh in Upper IV.  ‘Niamh in UIV Aleph recently entered the Diocese of Westminster Poetry Competition:  ‘Year of St Joseph 2021 – With a Father’s Heart Poetry Competition 2021’. St Joseph was the theme for the poetry competition to honour…

GCSE and A Level Drama visit

21st December 2021

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Maggie, our 16+ Drama Scholar, reports on the recent GCSE and A Level Drama visit to view the production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time on 23rd November. ‘The production of ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ was spectacular!…

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception

17th December 2021

St Augustine’s Priory celebrates. On 8th December St Augustine’s Priory celebrated the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary with Mass, beautifully organised by members of Lower IV Aleph.  On Monday 6th December, the Assembly looked at the qualities shown by Mary in her life.  She was faithful and obedient, loving and…

ISI Inspection Report

10th December 2021

St Augustine’s Priory receives report. At St Augustine’s Priory, ‘The quality of the pupils’ academic and other achievements is excellent’, independent school inspectors find.  The inspection of St Augustine’s Priory was undertaken by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) in November 2021 and the report received by the school this week.  Some of the other key…

Carol Service 2021

10th December 2021

Creating Space. This year’s Carol Service took place on Tuesday 7th December 2021 at Ealing Abbey and, after a year’s absence, was welcomed by all at St Augustine’s Priory.  A moving celebration of the birth of Christ with biblical readings, inspiring music and choristers whose renditions of seasonal songs was beautiful in the extreme.  …

Prep I and Prep II entertain!

10th December 2021

‘The Wriggly Nativity’. Prep I and Prep II entertained us all on Wednesday 8th December with their interpretation of the Christmas story in ‘The Wriggly Nativity’.  As usual, the girls were filled with enthusiasm and the joy of Christmas and enthralled us all.  With Mary, Joseph, angels, shepherds (and sheep!) the Wise Men and even…

Christmas Fair 2021

10th December 2021

A prelude to festivity. The St Augustine’s Priory Christmas Fair, organised by our brilliant Parents’ Committee took place on Friday 3rd November.  The grounds were lit up, the stalls were resplendent with goods and goodies and Father Christmas took his place in his grotto.  All that was needed was the pupils to made it a…

ISI Inspection Report 2021

The ISI Inspection Report 2021 has rated St Augustine’s Priory as EXCELLENT in all areas.

“The quality of pupils’ academic and other achievements is excellent”

Read the full report