Category Archives: R.E.


PENTECOST


This Sunday we celebrate the feast of Pentecost. On this day, we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit descending upon the disciples, giving them fire and energy to go out and spread the Good News. This Good News lives on today, over 2000 years on, marking this event as the birthday of the Church. […]

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Fairtrade Fortnight


We enjoyed learning more about Fairtrade during Fairtrade Fortnight 2018. This year’s theme was “Come on in to Fairtrade” Monday 26th February: Brian Terry led an assembly for the whole of the school. He reminded us about the principles of Fairtrade and how we can use our incredible brains to consider ways to support Fairtrade. Monday 26th […]

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LENT 2018


This year, Lent starts in the half term, with Ash Wednesday on 14th February. Lent is a period of six weeks, during which we strive to improve how we live our lives in preparation for the great feast of Easter, celebrated this year on April 1st. There are three ways in which the Church suggests […]

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Judaism


This term, our learning about other faiths focuses on the Jewish faith: Judaism. Please visit our school hall to see our display, and find out facts about the Jewish faith, that make it a distinctive world faith. It is also interesting to notice similarities between the Jewish faith and other world faiths. We were delighted […]

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Advent


The season of Advent is approaching: this is a 4 week period of preparation for the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and the season of Christmas. Each week during Advent, we will be focusing on the Advent themes of joy, peace, hope and love. Y6 – organised by our head boy and girl – […]

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November


During the month of November, we remember those who have died. We especially remember those who died fighting in the Great wars, and those who still fight to protect our country. Remember, when we buy a red poppy, we are supporting soldiers and their families who have been injured or lost their lives fighting.

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Islam


It was wonderful to welcome Daya, once again, to our school. This year, she helped us learn about the 2nd biggest World Religion: Islam. We learned about the Qur’an, which is written in Arabic. We enjoyed greeting each other in Arabic (peace be upon you). Daya talked about culture (how we live our lives), and […]

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Harvest 2017


Thanks to all the children and families for the generous donations of food , in celebration of Harvest 2017. Ray and Will came from Camborne Food Bank to collect the Harvest donations to feed hungry people in our community. Our annual Bring and Share supper was a wonderful end to our Harvest Day. Our hall was […]

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Prayer Space – summer 2017


Mel and the Prayer Space team return to our school this week, with Prayer Space. Prayer Space is an alternative form of communicating our feelings with or about Jesus. There are lots of activities to choose from. This term’s theme is ‘Change’ We are very grateful to Mel and the Churches Together team for their […]

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School Charity 2017.18


St John’s Catholic Primary School are supporting a local charity for 2017/18: Cornwall Air Ambulance. If you would like to know more about this charity, please click on the link below to their home page. Keep an eye on this page over the coming year for updates on monies raised for this wonderful cause. Cornwall […]

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