Category: Whole School

GCSE Results 2021

13th August 2021

Great results. The GCSE results achieved by the pupils demonstrate how hard work and perseverance pays off.  Girls have worked alongside teachers in this ‘new normal’ year and have shown how, even with lockdowns, great GCSE results were accomplished. Despite all the interruptions and uncertainties of the past year, Upper V pupils have shown focus…

A Level Results 2021

12th August 2021

A well-deserved achievement. We were all delighted by the results our Upper VI achieved in their A Levels this summer.  After a gruelling year of lockdowns, the results are a well-deserved tribute to the hard work and positive attitudes of both pupils and teachers. These results recognise all that the school has achieved in the…

STEM Week for Juniors and Preps (Part II)

9th July 2021

The Little House of Science workshops. The last week of June was the STEM Week for Juniors and Preps.  A festival of science, technology, engineering and Mathematics (excellent workshops on Maths called the Subject Revolution – as in previous article). Mrs Round reports, ‘Several workshops were run by The Little House of Science. Younger year…

Library News

9th July 2021

Some excellent books. Our Librarian, Mrs Bhatti, has some great suggestions for a summer of reading and a recap of some of the things we are doing in the library! ‘Prep I are becoming very excited about books and have received their very own copy of the hilarious picture book ‘The Runaway Pea’ written by…

Ealing Fashion Day

9th July 2021

Form III’s flair. This week Form III showed their fashion flair as they held a fashion show with a difference.  As part of their PSHEE project they catwalked some very creative outfits made from recycled clothes to a very appreciative audience, complete with comperes.  All part of making our planet greener!  

Lower IV inspired

9th July 2021

REACH Next Generation Summit. At the end of June four Lower IV girls attended the Reach Next Generation Summit, an event designed to advise, inform and empower.  Sienna, Solaris, Zara G and Molly O (together with Molly’s sister Nancy from Upper II) heard inspirational women leaders speak, including the President of the Law Society, Stephanie…

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…

Seniors tackle philosophy

8th July 2021

Communities of Enquiry. Friday 2nd July saw the Seniors embark on philosophical enquiry as they took part in the Philosothon.  Mrs MacLennan explains, ‘This is a friendly competition in which students participate in a series of “communities of inquiry”.  The themes for the Form III and Lower IV discussions included responsibility, gullibility and trust and…

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…

Visit of Holy Family Catholic Primary School

8th July 2021

Year One meet the animals! It was wonderful to meet Year 1 of the Holy Family Catholic Primary School on Thursday 7th July.  They had come to see the Priory Farm and all its animals and our animals were all ready to meet our visitors! Mr Raffray was on hand to guide the children around…