Category: Priory Post

Upper II mark Windrush Day

8th July 2021

A stylish celebration. Monday 22nd June was Windrush Day and Mrs Cattigan, Form Teacher Upper II Alpha, reports on the activities organised by Upper II: ‘Upper II celebrated Windrush Day in style on Tuesday 22nd June. They explored the history of the ‘Windrush Generation’ through watching news reels from 1948, when the Empire Windrush sailed…

Something to look out for…

8th July 2021

Our next Priory Farm Open Day. A date to mark in your diary is our next Priory Farm Open Day which will be held on Sunday 18th July from 10.00 – 2.00pm.  A chance to meet our animals and buy some eggs from our hens and ducks and produce from our allotment.  This is proving…

Prep and Junior Sports Days

2nd July 2021

A festival of sport. Following on from Senior Sports Day, the Nursery, Preps and Juniors have also recently held their Sports Days – a veritable festival of sport at the end of the Summer Term.  These events were tremendous events of sporting competition with a variety of athletic events taking place. Some pictures from Preps…

Upper VI Summer Ball

2nd July 2021

An evening to celebrate. This year’s Upper VI leavers Summer Ball took place on Friday 25th June.  This year it was held in the Prep Meadow and our Upper VI leavers and staff (both past and present) joined in a wonderful evening of celebrating our out-going Upper VI.   The event had been beautifully organised…

Lower VI prepare for the future

2nd July 2021

Futures Fortnight:  Equipping for Life. The Futures Fortnight initiative recently took place at St Augustine’s Priory in collaboration with our Emmaus Catholic Schools Partnership schools, Cardinal Wiseman, St Benedict’s School and the Sacred Heart High School together with the Ellen Wilkinson School for Girls.  Last year St Augustine’s Priory shared tools for effective blended learning…

STEM Week for Juniors and Preps

1st July 2021

Science and Maths enjoyed by all. Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.  The Preps and Juniors relished these subjects this week with workshops galore, including ‘Wilding and the Return of Nature’ for Prep II – Lower I and ‘Green Engineering and Ecology’ for Upper I to Upper II. On Wednesday there was a Subject Revolution Workshop…

Lower VI and Ethics and Robots!

1st July 2021

Rights for Robots? Ms Corkery, Head of R.E. reports on , the activities of Lower VI in General R.E. and the achievement of our Head Girl, ‘In General RE this year, Lower VI girls have been busy discussing a variety of moral dilemmas in order to explore what influences their moral decision making. The girls…

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…

Eyes of the World

25th June 2021

Juniors share their vision. Miss Cooke, Form Teacher, Lower II tells us some exciting news from the Juniors: ‘As part of our extra-curricular club ‘Parliamentary Priory’, we have been exploring the climate crisis and this year’s 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) meeting. As part of this, the girls have created some drawings for the…

Drama in the Seniors

25th June 2021

GCSE Devising and Grimm Tales. Ms Brown, Head of Drama, tells us about Lower V’s excellent performance this week: ‘Lower V GCSE Drama pupils wowed their audience with their Devising Drama exam plays on the evening of Wednesday 23rd June. From the comic Victorian melodrama ‘She Sherlock’, to crime thriller ‘Jailbirds’, to American time travel…

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