EVENTS AND VISITS

House Group Badge Design Competition

Well done to all those who entered the competition to design a new badge for our school House Groups. The winning designs are shown below, along with the runner ups. These colourful badges will be displayed around school.  ...

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Lenten Promises and Fundraising Fridays.

Turn Little Fish into BIG fish. (Cafod 2017) Following on from our CAFOD Lenten assembly, led by the Mini Vinnies, (see photos below) the children all wrote their Lenten promises on the theme of pray, fast & share. These promises were then displayed in our school...

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Our Spring Clean Up Squad!

On Friday afternoon a team of litter pickers, who had all volunteered to part of the Great British Spring Clean-up initiative, donned gloves and went out into the streets around our school to pick up litter. Our community-minded volunteers managed to fill six black...

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Celebrating World Book Day 2017

A wonderful array of book characters turned up at our school this morning from Fantastic Mr Fox to a very purple Violet Beauregarde! We had a lot of Harry Potters and Hermione Grangers and even Professor Trewlawney. At least two Willy Wonkas, lots of Mildreds (Worst...

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Spring Sing at the Sage Gateshead

Well done to our Year 4 class on their wonderful singing at the Sage Gateshead this week. The class were taking part in the Spring Sing along with other Gateshead Schools, an event organised by the Gateshead and South Tyneside Music Education Hub. Following workshops...

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Ash Wednesday Liturgy

Today is Ash Wednesday, the start of a very important time in the liturgical year – Lent. So to mark this very event, our school’s Mini Vinnie group and Mrs Thomson prepared a special liturgy. Deacon Peter came along with ashes prepared by Father Tony, to...

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Cross Country Competition

For the next three Saturday mornings, a team of runners from Y5 and Y6 will be taking part in the Chester-Le-Street District Cross Country championships. The competition takes place at three different venues: Bullion Lane/Newker Primary School – Sat 28th...

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Performance Poetry Week 2017

Following on from the enormous success of last year’s Performance Poetry Week, we decided to make this an annual event at St Joseph’s Juniors. All week all of the children have been writing and learning poems by heart ready for a special Performance Poetry...

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Y6 Advent Liturgy – The Angels’ Candle

In our Advent liturgies over the last few weeks, we have been meeting some of those who joyfully shared the good news of the Saviour’s birth. The prophets prepared the people for the coming of the Messiah and the shepherds told all they saw of the good news of the...

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Christmas Jumper Day 2016

Last Friday, 16th December, was our annual ‘Christmas Jumper Day’ organised by the Mini Vinnies group in school. This year the charity they chose to support was the SVP Sudan Baby Feeding Centre appeal, which raised just over £100. It was amazing how many...

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Carols at Covent House

A group of children, all excellent singers, visited our elderly neighbours at Covent House this morning to spread some Christmas cheer. Dressed in their Christmas jumpers, the children performed a number of carols and traditional festive songs which some of the...

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