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Priory Post 36 – A day in the life…

19th August 2015

A DAY IN THE LIFE… …of Miss Hayden We thought you might be interested in the daily activities of the staff at St Augustine’s Priory.  So here is the first of an occasional series of articles written by different members of staff on a typical (?) day in their lives.  We start with a day…

Priory Post 37 – New Governor

19th August 2015

NEW GOVERNOR Mrs Raffray becomes a governor at Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School We are pleased to announce that our Headteacher, Mrs Sarah Raffray, has been appointed a school governor at Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School in Ealing.  Mrs Raffray is also a governor at Farleigh, a leading Catholic, co-educational prep school for children aged…

Priory Post 38 – Eggcellent R.S Lessons!

19th August 2015

Mich. 14 EGGCELLENT R.S. LESSONS! Lower VI A Level students study agape… Lower VI A Level Religious Studies students were recently given hard boiled eggs to look after for four days to teach them about agape – unconditional love.  This is in preparation for their unit on Situation Ethics.  This is an ethical theory developed…

Priory Post 39 – Unsung Heroes

19th August 2015

UNSUNG HEROES…. Part I of Family Histories from WWI 1914 marks 100 years since the start of World War I.  We have asked people to contribute any family histories they may have from that war to Priory Post.  Whether civilian or military, from any part of the world, the story of each family member is…

Priory Post 40 – Giant Dolls’ House Project

19th August 2015

Mich.14 GIANT DOLLS’ HOUSE PROJECT Dolls’ House Exhibition At St Augustine’s Priory we have been involved in one of the most exciting Art projects ever!  Our girls have been making dolls’ houses out of shoeboxes and they will be exhibited at The Big Draw event tomorrow, Saturday 18th October (organised by Artescape).  The exhibition is…

Priory Post 41 – Art Competition

19th August 2015

ART COMPETITION Christmas Card Competition 2014! It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas festivities and cards! We would like to invite all the artists in school to submit an entry to the Catholic Independent Schools’ Conference (CISC) Christmas card competition! This is a fantastic opportunity to create visually exciting and empowering imagery. There is so…

Priory Post 42 – Prep III goes to Amersham

19th August 2015

Prep III GOES TO AMERSHAM Woodland Work at Amersham Field Centre   On Wednesday 1st October, Prep III travelled to Amersham Field Centre to hone their woodland skills.  They carried out map reading, walked a woodland trail with Barnaby Bear and built shelters for their teddy bears.  Prep III learnt some essential skills, including how…

Cardinal’s Visit

13th July 2015

Ealing’s top performing Catholic girls’ school, St Augustine’s Priory, will continue its 100 year anniversary celebrations on 30th June 2015, with a visit from His Eminence (H.E.) Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster. St Augustine’s Priory was founded as a religious community and school in France in 1634 by an order of nuns. Moving to…