Inaugural ‘First Mathematics Challenge’
Lower I and Upper I rejoice in Maths. The inaugural First Mathematics Challenge, aimed at pupils in Years 3 and 4 was recently sat by Lower I and Upper I. Forty-four of our pupils sat the challenge this year and we had some wonderful results across both year groups. Ms Cattigan, teacher in the Juniors […]
St Augustine’s Priory girls up in court!
A day in court. Monday 24th June saw Priory 6 Politics students and our budding lawyers spend a day immersed in the British legal system in an extension to their academic classroom work. Mr Murphy, UCAS Director of Priory 6 and Head of Social Sciences, reports: The Supreme Court ‘On the morning of 24th June […]
Association Day: Saturday 6th July
A day full of magic. Saturday 6th July. A wonderful afternoon to round off the Summer Term in the grounds of St Augustine’s Priory. So much will be going on, so much to see, so much to do. A day to celebrate in the sunshine, to visit the Priory Farm, to enjoy the refreshments, to […]
Taking care with energy
No Paper and No Electricity. Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th June saw St Augustine’s Priory embark on No Electricity and No Paper Days. On No Electricity Day lights were turned off in corridors, offices, classrooms, the Hall and the Chapel. Everyone thought carefully about the use of computers, printers and photocopies. The No Electricity […]
The time is NOW!
Lower V take their call to Parliament. On Wednesday 26th June Lower V pupils, accompanied by Mrs McDermott took part in the mass lobby of Parliament, The Time is Now, to call for action on climate change with CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development, taking their call for climate and environmental action to the heart […]
Maths: No Paper and No Electricity Days.
Creativity to the fore! Mrs Bennet, Head of Mathematics, decided to go all out in support of No Electricity and No Paper Days on Tuesday 18th Wednesday 19th June. Here she relates her activities! ‘The summer term at St Augustine’s Priory usually features a no-paper day and/or a no-electricity day and 2019 was no exception. […]
Upper IV visit the Imperial War Museum
We must not forget. Lucy Williams and Emma Sonderby, Upper IV, tell us about their visit just before Half Term to the Imperial War Museum, which brought to life for them some very recent history. ‘On Monday 20th May, Upper IV went on a trip to the Imperial War Museum and visited the very […]
Calling all Parents!
Association Day excitement. The St Augustine’s Priory Parents’ Committee has a timely reminder for us all! ‘As you know we are fast approaching Association Day which is on Saturday 6th July 2019. We are all looking forward immensely to this event and to seeing you all and hope you and your children will enjoy […]
Junior Maths Challenge 2019
Form III, Lower IV…. and Upper II Maths Magic. Mrs Bennet, Head of Mathematics, reports on the Junior Maths Challenge 2019, an annual event which we enter every year, to great result: ‘The UK Mathematics Trust, in association with the University of Leeds, runs a series of national maths competitions for senior school pupils every […]
Sporting Success. Mrs Gosling, Director of Sport, tells us about our inspirational Sports Scholars. ‘Last year, we produced an article to introduce our Sports Scholars and to highlight all they do in their field. Throughout the year they have made great progress in their activities through selection for squads or improving on their times. Below […]