Category: Sixth Form

BBC Young Reporters…

8th March 2019

Journalism in action. Our BBC Young Reporters have written, presented and produced an excellent film, reporting on the Priory Farm.  Discover the origins of the farm, who runs it and meet (and hear!) our animals. You can access the Priory Report:  Farming here: https://www.mixital.co.uk/digitalmake/d1ussfa1jv The report tantalisingly begins ‘With spring and Easter bunnies around the…

British Science Week 2019

8th March 2019

Seniors and Juniors: Experiments and enrichment. St Augustine’s Priory is gearing up for British Science Week next week.  There are a host of activities taking place throughout the school, from Juniors through to Priory 6, including the Junior School Science Fair run by Lower II and taking place on Friday 15th March. Science teacher, Ms…

Augustinians Achieving

7th March 2019

The best experience! Girls leave St Augustine’s Priory prepared for the world of further education and the world of work.  We ensure that they have the tools that enable them to enter a vast array of careers and have all the equipment needed to fulfil their potential and contribute to the wider world. Here we…

Drama training: a skill for life

1st March 2019

  A valuable Drama Inset. Training and learning never stops!  Head of Drama, Ms Brown, attended the annual Drama Teacher Conference last week at the Royal National Theatre and learnt from the best! Ms Brown reports, ‘Theatre director, Katie Mitchell, spoke to a room of Drama Teachers at the National Theatre last week as part…

Youth Evening at Ealing Abbey

1st March 2019

An evening with Georgia Clarke. The Ealing Abbey Youth Group will be hosting Georgia Clarke on Thursday 7th March at 7.30pm.  Georgia will be speaking about her journey of faith and this promises to be an extremely valuable evening for all 15 – 18 year olds.  The meeting will take place at the Coffee Shop…

Women’s World Day of Prayer

1st March 2019

Uniting across the world. Today we celebrate the Women’s World Day of Prayer, an opportunity for women throughout the world to realise the power of prayer and the fulfilment that comes from joining together in prayer.  We here attach a prayer from St Teresa of Avila, a prayer which speaks to the heart of our…

Lambing: skills for life

1st March 2019

Preparation for a veterinary future. At St Augustine’s Priory the Priory Farm is a resource both for education and enjoyment.  It is very lovely to be able to greet the sheep, pigs and chickens and to admire the crops in our allotment, but there are much deeper issues at play.  The farm links both to…

Courses and programmes at Ealing Abbey

15th February 2019

Three great opportunities. There are some exciting events coming up at Ealing Abbey, which provide some great opportunities for all ages.  First is the course, Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible, running for eight sessions from Wednesday 27th February from 1.30 – 2.30pm.  This is for all ages and is a wonderful way to discover…

The Parents’ Committee

8th February 2019

A community enterprise. Mrs Beadsworth is one of the stalwart members of the St Augustine’s Priory Parents’ Committee, an enthusiastic and extremely hard-working group of parents who organise fantastic events throughout the year.  She here introduces the work of the committee: ‘The St Augustine’s Priory Parents’ Committee aims to raise funds for activities outside the…

Children’s Mental Health Week 2019

8th February 2019

Healthy:  Inside and Out. Children’s health – something we take very seriously at St Augustine’s Priory.  The key is integration:  our life here focuses on the mental and physical health of children, enshrined in all that we do.  From healthy eating, a stimulating and stretching academic life, exercise and, most vital, play, PSHEE lessons, our…