SS Peter and Paul do ‘The Masked Reader’ 01 March 2021 - To celebrate World Book Day, SS Peter and Paul are taking part in ‘The Masked Reader’. Can you guess which staff member is behind the mask reading? Come back every day for a new reader. Who do you think they are?
Poetry Winner! 01 March 2021 - Congratulations to our own Rosie in Year 4, who has achieved first prize in the ‘There is No Planet B’ children’s poetry compeition. Rosie’s poem, entitled ‘Time for Change’ combined excellent rhyming, questions and facts about our Earth to win this wonderful award! Well done Rosie!
SSPP Meet Wolves Stars 24 February 2021 - Yesterday, SS Peter and Paul were part of a live Zoom chat with Wolves stars Ruben Neves and Rui Patricio, who spoke about nutrition and keeping fit at an elite level! Well done to Lucy, who came up with a brilliant question for the players! A recording of the meet will be available soon for […]
GoReadathon Champions 13 February 2021 - It is official, SS Peter and Paul have won the GoReadathon competition. Please see this message from Mrs Byrne. Dear children, I am delighted to be able to tell you that we have come first in the Big GoReadthon competition! With your hard work, enthusiasm and efforts we have achieved something extraordinarily special. To win […]
Wolverhampton Music School Lessons 10 February 2021 - Here is the 4th lesson in our sequence of learning for Music from the Wolverhampton Music School. Key Stage 1 Key Stage 2
Snow Much Fun! 10 February 2021 - Children in school were embracing the snow today when playing outside! Can you send us pictures of you enjoying the snow? send any pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org
Safer Internet Day 2021 09 February 2021 - Today is safer internet day, and in school today and over the week children will be learning about e-safety and how to be safe online! Children in Key Stage 2, check your Google Classroom for an assembly from Mr Morgan. Remember, if you have any online concerns, visit the school website: Students tab – online […]
Child’s Mental Health Week 09 February 2021 - Last week at SS Peter and Paul, we were raising awareness during Child’s Mental Health Week. During the week, children and staff were encouraged to share pictures or drawings of what they were grateful for to contribute to the mile of smiles! Staff, children in school and at home also celebrated inside out day on […]
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Year 6 showing the way… 01 February 2021 - 100% Year 6 Engagement in their remote learning for the last week! This includes live lessons and handing in all their work! What a fantastic example to set!
Wolverhampton Music School – Music Lessons 01 February 2021 - Here are this week’s music lessons provided by Wolverhampton Music School, that follow on from last week’s learning. Key Stage 1 Key Stage 2
Virtual Reading Council Meeting 29 January 2021 - Today, Mrs Walker hosted a virtual reading council meeting involving some of our members who are currently working from home! They discussed making videos to promote reading in their classes and to keep up the excitement around reading!
Nursery turn into the 3 Little Pigs 28 January 2021 - Nursery had a creative day today making pig snouts and ears ready to dress up as 1 of the 3 little pigs when the children returned online for the afternoon session.
Google Classroom – Parent Support 26 January 2021 - There will be a live support meeting at 4:00pm on Wednesday 27th January. If you want to be part of this, please complete the form below: You must have access to a laptop, or have the Google Meet app downloaded if on a phone or tablet. Loading…
Times Table Rockstars Battle Update… 26 January 2021 - Times Table Rockstars Battle update… Year 3 are currently beating Year 4 – the younger ones are showing the oldies how it’s done!!! Year 6 are marginally beating Year 5 – however, Year 5 are averaging more correct answers! 3 days left! Prizes for the top performers at home from each class!
Google Classroom Support 25 January 2021 - If you need help on how to hand in work on Google Classroom, please watch this video: For a Laptop: For a phone or tablet: Any other concerns, please contact the school.
Wolverhampton Music School Lessons! 25 January 2021 - Watch these Key Stage 1 and 2 lessons from the Wolverhampton Music School below! Send in a video of you joining in to: email@example.com
Snow Fun! 25 January 2021 - Lots of our children have been sending in pictures of the fun they have been having in the snow!
Vote for our buzzards! 22 January 2021 - Loading…
Year 2 Weather 18 January 2021 - Last week in Geography week, Year 2 were studying about weather and climate in the UK countries. They were set a mini project of producing their own weather report. There were some fantastic videos produced. Here is one of the more creative from one of our pupils.
Music Lessons at Home 18 January 2021 - The Wolverhampton Music Service has produced some music lessons you can join in with at home! If you are in Year 1 or 2, watch this video: If you are in Year 3, 4, 5 or 6, watch this video:
Year 6 Geography Interview with Steve Jamieson from SAP 14 January 2021 - Year 6 had an inspiring question and answer session with Stephen Jamieson, who works internationally for SAP to help make sure technology impacts on the sustainability of the world’s resources, therefore helping the environment. A great first hand source of information to enhance our geography learning. Well done year 6 for interacting in a such […]
The Big GoReadathon 11 January 2021 - Starting today, our whole school is taking part in The Big GoReadathon, listen in for details towards the end of Mrs Byrne’s pre-recorded assembly today and click this link for details: https://go-read.co.uk/goreadathon/ Remember to log your daily reading through the GoRead App in the usual way so that we can show that SS Peter and […]
One Hundred Steps by Sir Captain Tom Moore 11 January 2021 - Take some time to sit and relax and listen to this wonderful story read by Mrs Byrne.
Accessing Remote Learning 04 January 2021 - Detailed below are instructions for your child to continue to learn whilst they are away from school. Every day, work will be set via Google Classroom for the children to hand in and receive feedback unless your child is in Nursery or Reception, which is available on the school website in student classes. If for […]
Christmas in Your Classes 18 December 2020 - Please look at your child’s class slide show below to see the things they have been doing in class in the build up to Christmas. Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 We hope you enjoyed seeing what your children have been doing! Merry Christmas!
Christmas Safety Message from Staff 18 December 2020 - Please watch our Covid Christmas video below…. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Our Virtual Nativity 17 December 2020 - Please take some time and enjoy this year’s virtual nativity. Thank you to Nicole, who has helped put this together. Well done to all the children involved! We hope you enjoy it…
Welcome to Narnia 17 December 2020 - Narnia came to SS Peter and Paul this week through a magic wardrobe. Children were able to go through the wardrobe into a snow covered Narnia, and enjoy lots of festivities including hot chocolates. Here are some pictures of the children enjoying themselves! IMG_4852
Supporting the Community 13 December 2020 - At SS Peter and Paul, we go that extra mile to support the less fortunate and homeless in our local community. Here are our school leadership team holding Saint Vincent De Paul Society packs for the homeless that we have created.
Operation Christmas Child 08 December 2020 - Our children and families have shown such generosity towards the ‘Operation Christmas Child appeal’ – thank you. The Year 6 liturgy leaders have worked hard to organise and pack the shoeboxes and they are ready to go!
Nursery Learning from Home 08 December 2020 - Our youngest children are joining in really well from home! Here are some pictures of them enjoying their lessons with Mrs Murphy and Miss Visentin.
Whole School Mass 08 December 2020 - This morning, we gathered as a school community to observe the solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.
Latest News for Parents/Carers 30 November 2020 - Please find the latest letter for your information. Letter – 301120
Pyjama Day in School and at Home 26 November 2020 - Nursery have been learning about celebrating birthdays this week, so today they combined that learning, their words of the week ‘happy’ and ‘one’ with wearing pyjamas and had a fantastic pyjama party to celebrate everyone’s birthday this year, whether they have already had it, or it still to come. They played musical statues, danced along […]
Pyjama Day Tomorrow! 25 November 2020 - Tomorrow let’s come together and raise money for Ronald McDonald House by wearing your pyjamas all day whether it be in school or at home for your learning. Lets unite together by doing something special for others…
Stay Safe, Be Kind Poster Competition 23 November 2020 - Wolverhampton Learning Communities have launched a Stay Safe, Be Kind Poster Competition. You have to create a poster or flyer that encourages people to be kind to one and other over the seasonal period by following the Covid-19 Government guidelines. Look at the slide show below for some tips on how to design your poster […]
14 Ways to Be Kind Online 19 November 2020 - In school we are celebrating Anti-Bullying week. Here is a document that shows 14 ways of how you can be kind online to each other… 14 ways to be kind online
Reception Celebrate Diwali 17 November 2020 - Yesterday, our Reception class participated in lots of different activities in their class to do with celebrating Diwali! Look at the wonderful things they got up to…
Harry Potter Week 16 November 2020 - Last week, and also continuing in some classes this week, the children were treated to a Harry Potter theme of learning. This included learning about the books, descriptive writing, conversions of money, potions, learning about owls, drama and much more! Culminating in a dress up day on the Friday. Enjoy the pictures below:
Hawkeye – Bird of Prey Experience 11 November 2020 - We were very lucky to welcome Alistair Leese from Hawkeye Falconry Centre (he is head falconer) . He showed a range of birds of prey and demonstrated their flying abilities to all our year groups. Some of the birds included a Spectacled Owl called Domino who originates from the Amazon Rainforest. His dark brown fur allows […]
Harry Potter Week 10 November 2020 - This week in school, we are having our very own Harry Potter themed week. Some classrooms have already embraced the theme by decorating their rooms. Children’s work this week will have a Harry Potter theme to it, and they will be having some fantastic workshops to enhance their experience.
Outdoor Classroom Day! 06 November 2020 - On Thursday, we celebrated outdoor classroom day at SS Peter and Paul. Each class went outdoors to complete lessons and explore the natural surroundings of our school environment. Nursery have loved spending time outdoors today, on Outdoor Classroom Day. They have run/walked around the school field at least once #ssppgoingthextramile They completed challenges, for example […]
SSPP going that extra mile…..AGAIN! 06 November 2020 - SS Peter and Paul are bringing back their ‘going the extra mile’ campaign during the second lockdown to keep everybody feeling positive with an active body and mind. Watch the video below: How will you go the extra mile? Year 6 have already started by walking/running a mile around the playground.
Year 4 Reconciliation 04 November 2020 - Well done to our Year 4 children, who participated in their first Sacrament of Reconciliation yesterday.
Black History Month 27 October 2020 - During October, everyone at SS Peter and Paul has been celebrating Black History Month. In Early Years, the children have celebrated in a range of ways including: wearing traditional dress, African drumming using body percussion, learning Che Che Kule, tasting plantain chips, mango, Caribbean spiced fruit loaf and mango juice as well as making necklaces […]
Thank you for your support! 16 October 2020 - We would like to celebrate our fantastic attendance of 96.9%! This is helped by our wonderful parents and carers supporting our school and their children’s education by wearing masks and socially distancing on site. Thank you!
Attendance and Punctuality Focus Week 15 October 2020 - Starting Monday, we will be holding ‘Attendance and Punctuality Focus Week’ to promote good attendance and punctuality across SSPP. Each child will have a slip and will need to get a stamp or signature each day to show that they were in school everyday and on time – 8:55 am. A reward will be given out […]
Road Safety 14 October 2020 - Please take care on the roads outside out school while we do not have a traffic warden. Educate your children on how to cross roads safely. https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/safer-journeys-anthem/ https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/safer-journeys-anthem/ https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/safer-journeys-anthem/
SS Peter and Paul Mission Day 13 October 2020 - Today was Mission Day in our school. We have a new mission statement and we have been learning what it means and recognising the many ways we put the words into action! Have a look at what we got up to: SS Peter and Paul Mission Day
Hello Yellow Day 12 October 2020 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul celebrated Hello Yellow Day in support of World Mental Health Day. All the children and staff dressed up in yellow and participated in several activities such as: – – discussing all the positive things about themselves – creating a bunting – a yellow photo booth – making hello yellow […]
Year 6 Achievements 08 October 2020 - Well done to our Year 6 house captains who were voted for by the rest of the children in school during our democracy week. Below are our Year 6 Book Quiz nominees! Well done children!
Nominate your Teacher! 07 October 2020 - If you feel like your teacher deserves some praise for all their hard work, then complete this form and nominate them! Please then send it to the email address on the form. Nominate your Teacher
Carlo Acutis Work 07 October 2020 - Our Year 3 children have been learning about Carlo Acutis, who is to be canonised this Saturday. Here is their lovely display work:
October Newsletter 06 October 2020 - Please take the time to read our October Newsletter. October Newsletter 2020
Sharing a Smile for Little Way Week 06 October 2020 - Our Reception children and staff want to share a smile as we celebrate Little Way Week. We hope their lovely smiles bring a warm smile to your face. We look forward to seeing more smiles on Hello Yellow Day on Friday 9th October! Little Way Week Share a smile
Year 6 Sports Day 30 September 2020 - Last week, Year 6 had their class sports day! They competed in a variety of races for their school house. Watch the video below:
Year 1 Sports Day 30 September 2020 - Year 1 completed their class sports day last week, doing a range of races involving a range of skils: speed, agility and balance!
Year 4 Sports Day 29 September 2020 - Last week, Mr Griffiths took his Year 4 class outside to have their own sports day! The children competed in a variety of activities and they were all competing for their school house!
Calendars of Kindness 29 September 2020 - Take a look at some of the calendars of kindness for the month of October from our Year 6 children! This is encouraging our children to complete an act of kindness a day and this will also support our own positive mental health!
Year 5 Sports Day 28 September 2020 - Last week, our Year 5 class had their own sports day on the field. They competed in traditional races such as running, egg and spoon, obstacle and relay as well as javelin throwing!
Year 3 Sports Day 23 September 2020 - On Monday, our Year 3 Class enjoyed their own sports day with lots of races that combined different skills like speed, agility and balance! Take a look at how they got on.,.
Year 2 Class Sports Afternoon 23 September 2020 - Last Friday, our Year 2 class had a Sports Day Afternoon. The children had lots of fun competing for their houses in a variety of races! Please enjoy the video…
Celebrating the International Day of Democracy 15 September 2020 - Today, children celebrated the international day of democracy by voting for their house captains for the new year. Year 6 children filmed their speeches and this was then shared with all the year groups, where they then democratically held a vote to who they wanted to be their new house captain for St Georges, St […]
Go Read 10 September 2020 - Please find attached some useful information on our new digital reading record ‘Go Read’. Hopefully this information will support any issues logging in. If you are still experiencing issues, please contact: email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via Facebook page: UKGoApps GoRead-parent-guide (1) GoRead Pupils Guide
We’re back!!!! 03 September 2020 - We were very happy to welcome back our children with open (socially distanced) arms today! 94% of the children we expected back attended today, which is phenomenal! Children settled back into their new classrooms but with their teachers from last year to help them with their transition back into school! Mrs Byrne also welcomed the […]
Latest News for Parents/Carers 24 August 2020 - Please click on the links below for the latest correspondence: Sep arrangements update letter Aug 2020 Face coverning letter update pupil letter Aug 2020
Nursery Graduation 17 July 2020 - Lovely to see our Nursery children come to school and received their graduation certificate!
21 Day Fitness Challenge 15 July 2020 - Mr Griffiths has designed a 21 Day Fitness Challenge for you all to complete during the 6 weeks break! Give it a go, and keep a healthy mindset over the holidays! #keepitgoing 21 day fitness challenge
Autumn Menu for School Dinners 15 July 2020 - Please have a look at our menu for the Autumn Term. CLIENT MENU AUTUMN 2020
We Want You! 14 July 2020 - To ensure we end this school year in a positive way, we are going to put together a video of everything that we have done over the last few months! We want you to be involved, so listen to this song below… film yourself dancing, miming or playing an instrument and send it in to […]
Nursery Graduation 2020 13 July 2020 - Please look at our fabulous Nursery graduates below: Download and watch yourselves here: (Please do not share any images on social media) Nursery Graduation 2020
Latest Guidance for Parents 13 July 2020 - This is the latest Government guidance for our parents and carers for the return to schools in Autumn. What parents and carers need to know about early years providers, schools and colleges in the autumn term – GOV.UK
Travelling Safely on Public Transport 10 July 2020 - For any of our families that use public transport, please have a look at this information: primary presenation 2020 new CV19
Dance with Nicole at Home 02 July 2020 - Nicole is in school today as we continue to go that extra mile! However, we don’t want all the children at home to miss out! Join in the dance here: Send in videos of you performing the dance to email@example.com
Keeping it going… 29 June 2020 - Due to popular demand, we are extending our #SSPPgoingthatextramile campaign until the end of term! There is still time for all children to register a challenge and get their own Lockdown 2020 medal! Contact the school on how to register! All are welcome – you may even want to ‘keep it going’ and do a […]
Goodbye to Year 6 26 June 2020 - Today we said farewell to our Year 6 children. This year will always be remembered for the unique events that have happened, but these children are amazing and have a great future ahead of them! We wish them well in their future education!
Year 6 Leaver’s PowerPoint 26 June 2020 - The day has come where we say farewell to our Year 6 children. They have been a phenomenal group and it has been a privilege to have them here at SS Peter and Paul! They will always be part of our school family. Please enjoy this PowerPoint below: Year 6 leavers 2020 with music
School Sport Week so far…. #SSPPgoingthatextramile 24 June 2020 - Look at how some of our younger children have been enjoying National School Sport Week and how they are going the extra mile for SS Peter and Paul! #SSPPgoingthatextramile #NSSWTogether
National School Sport Week at SSPP 23 June 2020 - We launched out National School Sport Week campaign yesterday with a special visitor – Radzi Chinyanganya. Radzi visited all our children currently in school and also answered questions from some pupils, who are still at home. Staff, pupils and families are all participating in challenges for the #SSPPgoingthatextramile campaign. Whether it is running, cycling, walking […]
Home Learning – Week Commencing 15th June 19 June 2020 - This will be the final home learning video – thank you so much to all the children that have sent in pictures of their work. We have all loved seeing you working so hard and we cannot wait to see you again in school very soon!
Challenge Updates… #SSPPgoingthatextramile 19 June 2020 - This week has seen some of our staff, parents and children starting their challenges for the upcoming National School Sport Week. Mrs Visentin, Mrs Griffiths, Miss Evans and Miss Higgins have started their marathon runs over a week. Mrs Murphy has started to climb the equivalent of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mr Morgan has started his […]
We’re going the extra mile for you! 17 June 2020 - During National School Sport Week, SS Peter and Paul are going the extra mile in a series of sporting challenges to raise money for outdoor provision at the school but also to help promote healthy well-being and living. Watch the video below to see some of the challenges being undertaken by staff! How will you […]
Home Learning – Week Commencing 8th June 12 June 2020 - Thank you to all the children that got involved this week in their home learning. The competition was very close, but thanks to a late burst of pictures from some children in a certain class, I am pleased to announce that Year 3 won this week’s competition. Enjoy the video below:
Home Learning – Week Commencing 1st June 05 June 2020 - Thank you to all the children that shared pictures of their work this week! Lovely to see you all! A special mention to Jai for a fantastic rap and Rosie for a wonderful poem about Summer. Remember… next week we are having a home learning competition. The year group which sends in the most pictures […]
National School Sport Week 05 June 2020 - All young people deserve to enjoy the life-changing benefits that come from play and sport. That’s why this year we’re asking our pupils’ families to take part in National School Sport Week at Home while we join in at SS Peter and Paul! http://bit.ly/YSTNSSW #NSSWtogether
Which Year Group Will Win? 04 June 2020 - This week, we have welcomed back some of our children in Reception, Year 1, Year 6 and our Key Worker Teams. However, the majority of our children are still completing their home learning set by their class teachers. We know you have all been working so hard, but next week we are setting a competition […]
Guidance on Testing for Covid-19 03 June 2020 - This video provides guidance on how to order, take and return a test for Covid-19. You can apply for a test: for yourself, if you have coronavirus symptoms now (a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, or a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste) for someone you live with, if they […]
Protocols for Returning to School – Please Read 29 May 2020 - Below are the parent/carer and child protocols for returning to school. Please take the time to read these so you are fully aware of the procedures put in place by the school to ensure everyone’s safety in the school environment. SSPP Primary Pupils COVID Protocol.docx SSPP PARENTS COVID PROTOCOL
New Social Distancing Routines 28 May 2020 - When your children return to school, some routines are having to change due to social distancing measures. Here is some information that we think you may find useful to help prepare your child/ren for what it may look like for when they return to school. We hope you find it useful. Please click on the […]
Wolverhampton Council Advice 22 May 2020 - Letter for parents regarding children returning to schools This sets out to parents our shared approach to expanding education provision to more pupils. Return to school
Home Learning – Week Commencing 18th May 22 May 2020 - This week, there was a music focus and we have had some excellent raps sent in by the children, a few at the end of this video! Well done everyone for trying so hard with your work! Enjoy your half term and stay safe!
Mental Health Awareness Week 21 May 2020 - Our staff wanted to create a video to remind you how being kind to one person, can cause a ripple effect of kindness.
Lockdown Rap Project! 20 May 2020 - I am so proud to share Bethany’s rap project from this week! I think this is truly fantastic – thank you to her sister for helping her!
Home Learning – Week Commencing 11th May 15 May 2020 - Some more examples this week of how wonderful our children are at SS Peter and Paul, and how creative they can be too! Thank you for continuing to support us by completing the work and for most importantly trying your best! Apologies to some children who shared their work later today, they will be in […]
IMPORTANT: Latest News for Parents/Carers 15 May 2020 - Please click on the link below for the latest correspondence. Letter to all parents 150520 Letter to key worker parents 150520 COVID19 FAQ for Parents
Picture News – Week Beginning 18/5/20 15 May 2020 - Have a go at some of these activities all around this picture and question: If you could live anywhere, where would it be? Click on these links below for further resources: Resource 1 – 18th May Resource 2 – 18th May Picture News at Home – 18th May Picture News Resource England – 18th May
Home Learning – Week Commencing 4th May 08 May 2020 - Some more fantastic work this week. Again a HUGE thank you to the children and families supporting them. Thank you to the children who have sent in their videos of them dancing to Nicole’s routine – there is still time to send these in over the weekend to: firstname.lastname@example.org Enjoy the video and your weekend!
Dance Diary – Day 5 08 May 2020 - Here is the final video of the week. We hope you have all enjoyed learning this dance that Nicole has kindly put together for us. Film yourselves performing the dance and send into: email@example.com
Latest News for Parents/Carers 07 May 2020 - Please click on the link below for the latest correspondence. Letter to parents 070520
Dance Diary – Day 4 07 May 2020 - Here is Nicole’s Dance Diary – Day 4 especially for us! Remember the last video is coming tomorrow. We hope you have been enjoying learning the dance so far and we cannot wait to see your own videos of the finished dance.
Dance Diary – Day 3 06 May 2020 - Halfway through this fantastic dance! If you watch till the end you will see that lots of people are having ago at this dance, not just the children! Enjoy Day 3!
Dance Diary – Day 2 05 May 2020 - Here it is….. get dancing! Well done to Media and Mohamad who sent in the video of them dancing to firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing some more videos of you all dancing along with Nicole.
Nicole Dance Diary – Day 1 04 May 2020 - Here it is…. the first video of Nicole’s special dance diaries especially made for our SS Peter and Paul family. Film yourselves doing the dance; children, parents, teachers and send them into: email@example.com This video will also be in each year groups class folder!
My Maths Access 03 May 2020 - SS Peter and Paul now has access to www.mymaths.co.uk, which is full of online maths work and activities. Your teacher will be setting work for you weekly, which will link in with the work set in your class folders. These activities are to be completed alongside your normal daily maths work. To […]
Home Learning – Week Commencing 27th April 01 May 2020 - Thank you again to everyone who has sent in pictures this week. We are having more of you send in your work now, which is lovely to see! Next week you will have some Geography work and also Nicole will be producing some dance videos for you to have a go at! Here is this […]
Picture News – Special 28 April 2020 - Have a go at some of these activities all around this picture and question: How can one person make a big difference? Click on these links below for further resources Picture News Special Resource – Captain Tom Moore 2020 Captain Tom Moore Resource – April 2020
Home Learning – Week Commencing 20th April 24 April 2020 - Thank you so much to everyone who has sent in pictures this week. It means so much to the school to have the family supporting their children so much with their work. We really are showing that staff, parents and children are one big family at SS Peter and Paul. Here is a video compilation […]
Latest News for Parents/Carers 19 April 2020 - Please click on the link below for the latest correspondence. Letter to parents 200420
Easter Projects and Home Learning 17 April 2020 - Thank you so much for all the pictures you have been sending in of your wonderful work! Here is a compilation video of the work you have been sending in. Remember – any work you have completed, you can take a picture and send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Send us pictures of your work! 09 April 2020 - We would like you to share how hard you have been working at home. Get a family member to take a picture of you with some work you have completed; listening to your teacher telling a story or completing some of the textbooks. These can be sent via email to: email@example.com We look forward to […]
Our Staff would like to send a message… 08 April 2020 -
Latest News for Parents/Carers 03 April 2020 - Please click on the link below for the latest correspondence. Letter to parents 030420
Picture News – Week Beginning 30/3/20 27 March 2020 - Have a go at some of these activities all around this picture and question: Can you think of ways to remain positive during difficult times? Click on these links below for further resources: Resource 2 – 30th March Picture News at Home – 30th March Picture News Resource England – 30th March Resource 1 – […]
Picture News – Week Beginning 23/3/20 26 March 2020 - Have a go at some of these activities all around this picture and question: Do you think space tourism is a good idea? Click on these links below for further resources: picture-news-at-home Teaching ideas at home week beginning 23.3.20 -resource-1- -resource-2-
Pope Francis calls Christians to Pray together today 11am 25 March 2020 - At this time of uncertainty and anxiety with our churches closed for public worship, Pope Francis has called on the world’s Christians and people of goodwill to join together to pray the Lord’s Prayer on Wednesday, 25 March at 11am UK time (midday in Rome). A link to this live: https://www.cbcew.org.uk/pope-lords-prayer-25-march/ The ‘Our Father’ is the prayer Jesus […]
Information for Parents 23 March 2020 - Work for your children can be accessed via the school website in ‘Student Classes’ as explained in the previous letter that has been sent out. Any technical issues with accessing this, please call the school on 01902 556447 and a member of staff will help you. If no one answers – then please leave a […]
Latest Parent Information – PLEASE READ 20 March 2020 - COVID-19 200220 Closure
Updated Advice on Covid-19 19 March 2020 - COVID-19 update 190320
Mindfulness Week 18 March 2020 - This week, SS Peter and Paul have been enjoying mindfulness week, where the children and staff have been encouraged to take time for themselves to ensure we are of a positive mental well-being. Each class has created their own well-being area where children can use when needed. Also, we have hosted a family yoga session […]
Latest News for Families 17 March 2020 - COVIN-19 update 160320
Updated Advice on COVID-19 14 March 2020 - Updated advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) – 13/03/2020 Our Academy continues to follow the updated advice issued by Public Health England and GOV. UK Public Health England guidance continues to promote basic hygiene practices, such as regularly washing hands and always sneezing into a tissue before putting in a bin, to stem the spread of viruses. […]
Happy Hand Hygiene 11 March 2020 - Based on latest guidelines, please remind children to wash their hands for 20 seconds with hot, soapy water – these videos will help.
World Book Day 2020 09 March 2020 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul celebrated their World Book Day. All children and staff came dressed in some of their favourite book characters from well known stories. As a school, we joined the nationwide campaign to share a million stories. Children shared some of their class texts with the school, staff also read to […]
Chicks hatch in Reception! 28 February 2020 - Our Reception class have had some chick eggs and we are pleased to say that all 10 have now safely hatched. Soon some videos taken by the children of the chicks hatching will be available.
Year 4/5 Molineux Visit 27 February 2020 - On Wednesday as part of their history week, Years 4 and 5 went to visit the home of Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club. As part of their local history focus, both classes visited the stadium’s museum to learn about the club’s history but were also lucky enough to get a tour of the stadium as it […]
Pancake Day in Early Years 27 February 2020 - On Tuesday, our Early Years team invited parents and family members in to make pancakes with the children. This resulted in lots of flipping fun and full tummies!
Kingswood – Day Two 13 February 2020 - The children were awake and ready for breakfast by 8:15 am. They then had a breakfast of toast, beans, cereal, orange juice and a cup of tea before going back to their rooms and making their beds for the next guests. We then went for a 2.5 miles farm walk, where we saw some of […]
Kingswood – Day One 12 February 2020 - The children have arrived safely. They started off by listening to instructions for while they are staying at Kingswood and then they unpacked and got settled into their rooms. The first activities were tree climbing and a habitat trail. Here they used their communication and map reading skills. After completing their activities, the children had […]
SS Peter and Paul 2 – 1 East Field 10 February 2020 - Last week, our football team played a friendly against East Field Primary. This was a really close game with some great football played by both teams. However, goals from Theo and Dorian ensured that SS Peter and Paul came out winners. Well done both teams!
Geography Projects Exhibition 05 February 2020 - On Friday, we invited family into visit each class to see the wonderful Geography projects that have been created. Families, children and the teachers were able to visit each classroom and question the children on their projects and their learning from their wider curriculum week.
KS1 Multi Skills Event 04 February 2020 - Last week, some of our younger children took part in a multi skills tournament at Smestow School, demonstrating their abilities in catching and throwing, timed team games and balancing challenges. They all performed brilliantly – well done! Thank you to the parents who supported with transport to the event.
Wolves Foundation Football Event 04 February 2020 - Children from year 5 and 6 enjoyed a brilliant day with the trainers from the Wolves Academy, taking part in a football tournament against schools across Wolverhampton. The team played excellently, pushing themselves against some particularly good teams and showing exemplary sportsmanship throughout the day. Although the team didn’t make it to the finals, they […]
Early Years Outdoor Area 03 February 2020 - The Early Years team and children would like to thank the families who joined us in our outdoor area on Wednesday 29th January for their hard work and support. They were tasked with shoveling soil, transporting it in wheelbarrows and filling the digging area and planting areas. They also helped to move bags of stones […]
SS Peter and Paul ranked among top 1% of Schools in England! 15 January 2020 - SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy has been ranked among the top 1% of schools in England for the progress its pupils make between the start and end of Key Stage 2 in figures released by the government recently. Overall, SS Peter and Paul was ranked 14th nationally for the progress made by pupils […]
Number One in the City! 17 December 2019 - The school league tables based on 2019 Key Stage 2 results were published on Friday 13th December. We are delighted to share that, out of all Wolverhampton schools, SS Peter and Paul has been ranked 1st for overall performance! Whilst academic performance is but one measure of what we do as a school, we are […]
Early Year’s Nativity 17 December 2019 - This morning, our early years children performed their wonderful Nativity to lots of friends and family. A fantastic effort – well done all!
Wider Curriculum Week – Design and Technology 16 December 2019 - Last week was another of our wider curriculum weeks in school with a focus on Design and Technology. Here is what each class was focusing on during the week: Year 1 – Building structures – a stable for their Bambinelli Year 2 – Moving Pictures Year 3 – Designing and making packaging for baked biscuits. […]
The Polar Express comes to SS Peter and Paul 16 December 2019 - On Friday 6th December, The Polar Express came to SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy. The children were given their own special train ticket, which was then punched by train conductors around school. The children were then able to follow the train track around school to their classes. In the afternoon, there was an […]
Boccia Tournament 16 December 2019 - On Thursday 5th December, Some of our Year 4, 5 and 6 children represented the school in a Boccia tournament at Westcroft Special School. The children performed really well coming second, but also demonstrated lots of sporting values such as: teamwork, respect and sportsmanship.
Candelight Choir Performance 16 December 2019 - On Tuesday 10th December, children from our School Choir performed, ‘Oh What a Glorious Night’ and joined the carol singing alongside choirs from: St Edmunds, St Teresa’s, St Bernadette’s and St Christopher’s. The children sang beautifully and represented SS Peter and Paul very well indeed.
Year 5 Living as 22 Year Olds 03 December 2019 - Over the last four weeks, our Year 5 children have been participating in GOAL (Game of actual life) workshops – provided by Premier Sport. Within these sessions, the children are 22 years of age and have to open their own bank account, look for jobs, spend within their budget as well as finding out about […]
Unified Cricket Event 26 November 2019 - Report Written by Dior (Y6) When we got to Ormiston NEW Academy, we saw the competition. Despite use either forgetting or not knowing how to play Cricket, we had faith in ourselves. When we got into the sports hall, we practised a bit then a lady gathered us and told us who we were going […]
Football Results 26 November 2019 - Our football team have played two fixtures in the last few weeks. Despite performing very well against two good teams, the results were: Holy Rosary 7 – 2 SS Peter and Paul West Park 8 – 2 SS Peter and Paul
Nursery rhyme event 22 November 2019 - Early years are celebrating World Nursery Rhyme this week, and on Wednesday welcomed families to join in with rhyme related activities, before singing the 5 rhymes from the ‘Rhyme a Day’ challenge. Those rhymes are Baa Baa Black Sheep, Two Little Dicky Birds, Down in the Jungle, Row Row Row Your Boat and Incy Wincy Spider. […]
New Social Media Page 18 November 2019 - Our school has launched a Facebook page as another way to keep our school community updated with events in school. To find the page on Facebook, please type in the FULL school name and look out for our school logo. Many thanks.
Aldi – Kit for Schools Competition 18 November 2019 - We did it!!! Thanks to the dedication of our school community, we have managed to complete our Aldi Kit for Schools Poster. This means that we will be rewarded with some new sports kit and additionally, go into the competition to win £20,000. Thank you to all parents, staff and children that brought in stickers […]
UK Parliament Week 12 November 2019 - Last week we took part in UK Parliament Week. We had a virtual tour of parliament, held a debate on ‘should school holidays be longer’ and held our house captain elections. Well done to those children who are our elected house captains for this academic year. By Mr Rose
The Suffragettes Arts Peformance 11 November 2019 - Children from across Key Stage 2 performed a dance to explain the suffragettes and how they fought for the right for women to be able to vote. This was choreographed by Nicole (Our Dance Teacher) and was performed in front of visitors from across the Midlands, who had come to visit the school in relation […]
Film Night 11 November 2019 - Film night was a huge success! Classrooms were turned into mini cinemas with refreshments provided and a roaming tuck shop available for the children to purchase further snacks.Thank you for all the children that attended and all the staff that helped support the running of the films.
History Projects 11 November 2019 - On Friday, parents, children and staff were able to celebrate all the wonderful history projects that had been made by each class around their own History topic. There were such a variety of projects, all completed to a wonderful high quality. Thank you for the all the time that children and family members put into […]
Match Report v St Andrews 05 November 2019 - So Close! What an excellent start to the season! It was great to play the match against St Andrews and they really worked us hard. The first half was particularly tough and unfortunately we went 3-1 down. However, our players refused to be downcast at half time and showed real team spirit and resilience. A […]
Diwali 31 October 2019 - On Friday, children and staff at SS Peter and Paul celebrated the religious festival of Diwali in school by wearing traditional dress, bright clothing and learning about the festival in classes. Traditional refreshments were also on sale to the children and parents at the end of the day. What a lovely way to end a […]
Black History Month Event 25 October 2019 - The early years team would like to thank the families who joined us for our very popular and successful Black History Month event on Tuesday 22nd October. We had the opportunity to taste some delicious food, all provided by parents, participate in some African drumming, wear traditional African and Caribbean clothes, have faces painted with […]
Mr Morgan completes Half Marathon for Charity! 21 October 2019 - Also on Sunday 13th October, our Year 5 teacher and Vice-Principal – Mr Morgan – completed the Great Birmingham run, which is 13.1 miles. He was running to raise money for a charity close to everyone’s hearts – Alzheimer’s Society. He completed the run in under 2 hours and more importantly has raised nearly £900 […]
BCH Charity Runners! 21 October 2019 - On Sunday 13th October, a number of our children from across our school ran the mini-marathon for Birmingham Children’s Hospital. This took place in Birmingham on a wet and horrible day, but our children still turned up committed to the cause. Thank you for the parents that ran with their children, the staff support and […]
#HelloYellow 15 October 2019 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul said Hello Yellow to support children and young people’s mental health on World Mental Health Day. All of the children were asked to come in something yellow and during the morning, each class held some activities for families to have a positive impact on the children’s well being. These […]
School Council 01 October 2019 - Here in SS Peter and Paul, we have a wonderful School Council. Each class has two representatives, chosen in a class elections, who attend meetings to discuss matters important to the children. They are an important link between the staff and their peers. Councillors lead a class discussion and bring any ideas or concerns to […]
Good rating for school with outstanding leadership and behaviour 01 October 2019 - Our fantastic OFSTED report has now hit the headlines across the city. Here is the press release doing the rounds of Wolverhampton. Inspectors Steven Cartlidge and Linda Brown visited SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy and found it to be Good overall, highlighting the effectiveness of leadership and management, and the personal development, behaviour […]
Dahlicious Day 16 September 2019 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul celebrated one of the children’s favourite authors – Roald Dahl. Everyone dressed up as one of their favourite Roald Dahl characters and then each class shared the work they had been doing in the whole school assembly.
Principal for the day meets the chair of governors… 18 July 2019 - Miss Jarosz-Green’s final act today was to meet the chair of governors, Mrs Shorthouse, to explain what she had done today and what a successful day in school it had been.
Principal for the day sorts ice-creams for all… 18 July 2019 - Miss Jarosz-Green took time during her lunch to ensure everyone had an ice-cream or ice lolly today at lunchtime!
Principal for the day makes the staff dress like children… 18 July 2019 - Miss Jarosz-Green wanted the staff to pose for a picture dressed as pupils for the day!
Principal for the day judges a talent contest… 18 July 2019 - Miss Jarosz-Green watched over several talented SS Peter and Paul children as they displayed their amazing talents to the rest of the school.
Ofsted Inspection 18 July 2019 - We are very proud to share the link to our full Ofsted report from our recent inspection, which shows us as a GOOD school. A few highlights we would like to share are: SS Peter and Paul are OUTSTANDING for Leadership and Management and OUTSTANDING for Personal development, behaviour and welfare. ‘Senior leaders are uncompromising in their work […]
Principal for the day visits Nursery… 18 July 2019 - This morning, Miss Jarosz-Green visited Nursery children and gave each of them a lolly!
Principal for the day – doing the rounds… 18 July 2019 - Miss Jarosz-Green has been visiting all the classes and has handing out principal stickers for children who are showing the right behaviour.
Principal for the day – first order of business… 18 July 2019 - Today, our principal for the day, Miss Jarosz-Green, has taken control of the school. Children have come to school in their own clothes at her wish, and staff are in school uniform. Her first order of business this morning was to read our latest OFSTED report, deciding which quotes should be shared and also where […]
Nursery Graduation 18 July 2019 - Yesterday, we had our Nursery Graduation where the children shared what they have enjoyed this year and also sang some of their favourite songs.
Presentation Assembly 17 July 2019 - Yesterday, we hosted our presentation assembly to celebrate the hard work of everyone throughout this year and also to award certain individuals who have excelled this year. We also welcomed the Rotary Club, who once again kindly donated dictionaries to our leaving Year 6 children. Thank you to everyone that came to attend this […]
Musical Theatre – Matilda 17 July 2019 - Parents, family and staff were treated to a phenomenal performance from the children in Nicole’s musical theatre club. They have been learning 3 songs from the broadway show ‘Matilda’ and have also been acting small parts from the show. Staff were brought to tears as some of the children sang the songs showcasing their talent […]
Sports Day 2019 17 July 2019 - A lovely day was had by all last Thursday for our annual Sports Day and we were so thankful the rain held off! All children competed and enjoyed themselves cheering each other on and showing tremendous sportsmanship. A wonderful turn out by family and friends to support the children and donations were made to raise […]
Year 6 Production – Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory 17 July 2019 - Year 6 raised the bar with their tremendous end of year production – Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. The creativity and performances truly were special with some stand out performances from Mujtaba, Ernestas and Saya with her solo performance without any musical backing. A massive congratulations to all children involved. A special thanks to […]
Years 4 and 5 go to Scifest! 09 July 2019 - On Friday, Years 4 and 5 attended Scifest at Wolverhampton University along with other schools from across Wolverhampton. The children attended various workshops including focuses on animals, rockets, coding for drones, social experiments and the invisible world (looking at organisms through microscopes). There was also an opportunity for children to look around the stalls and […]
SHARE A STORY READING STARS COMPETITION WINNERS 03 July 2019 - Congratulations to our Nursery Class who won the ‘Top 25 Picture Books’ in the Nursery category in Wolverhampton. The huge number of photos in their display showed that the children (and parents and teachers!) must have really embraced the whole idea of Sharing a Story! Please look at this link: https://www.worldbookday.com/2019/07/share-a-story-reading-stars-competition-winners/
Gold Again! 03 July 2019 - We are delighted to announce that SS Peter and Paul have achieved the School Games GOLD Mark Award for the 2018/19 academic year (and second consecutive year). The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development […]
Nursery visit Cannock Chase 03 July 2019 - Nursery children visited the Marquis Drive Visitors Centre, Cannock Chase on Tuesday 25th June, supported by Tanglewood outdoor learning. They became nature detectives and explored nature’s palette, which is outdoor natural art. Despite the weather, which was rainy and damp, a great time was had by all. Thank you to everyone who helped out on […]
Newhampton Art Centre Production 25 June 2019 - On Wednesday, the much anticipated productions of ‘Beowuld’ and ‘Anti-Bullying’ by Year 4 and 5 were performed on stage at the Newhampton Art Centre. The children from both classes have produced the majority of the production themselves: script writing, designing backdrops, stage transitioning and building props. There was also an opportunity to display their work […]
Great School Run with Marathon Kids 25 June 2019 - On Friday 14th June, Years 3-6 braved the unpredictable weather to participate in many different sporting activities at Aldersley Leisure Village. This culminated in a running event hosted by marathon kids – where the children would do as many laps as possible of the running track in a set time. Each time the children completed […]
Parliament Assembly 18 June 2019 - Last week, Key Stage 2 had a visit from Clare Mullin, who works for Parliament. She led an assembly explaining to the children about democracy and how the Houses of Parliament are home to the House of Lords and House of Commons. The children found this extremely engaging and knowledgeable and prompted lots of fantastic […]
Years 2 and 3 visit to Warwick Castle 18 June 2019 - Children from Year 3 and Year 2 traveled to Warwick Castle on Wednesday. They had the opportunity to learn about the history of the castle, explore the grounds, take a look inside the Great Hall and take part in a Stories and Shields workshop. Whilst the children were eating their lunch by the riverside, they were […]
Father’s Day Event 11 June 2019 - On Saturday, SS Peter and Paul held a Father’s Day event where dads could take part in lots of different activities with their children. The poor weather didn’t dampen the day, and there were lots of fun activities going on in school. Thank you to all the families that attended and for Miss Murphy for […]
Pyjamarama Day! 11 June 2019 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul celebrated Book Trust’s Pyjamarama Day. We joined thousands of children, up and down the UK, in joining the Pyjamarama fun. Thank you for all the children and staff who came in their pyjamas and kindly donated. We are currently in the process of counting up how much money was […]
Forest School Celebration 04 June 2019 - All of our Afternoon Nursery and some children from Reception have enjoyed participating in a ten week Forest School Programme at Wildside Activity Centre. In addition to adapting to a new environment, fostering curiosity, learning how to manage risks, and developing their social skills, confidence and physical abilities – they have also made dens, climbed […]
Fundraiser for Street Child 04 June 2019 - The children came in their own clothes to raise money for the charity ‘Street Child’. Mrs Murphy is helping raise money for this charity, which will involve her travelling to Sierra Leone as part of her participation in Street Child International Volunteers. £30 sends a child to school for a whole year, £200 would pay […]
May Procession 23 May 2019 - On Wednesday, we held our May Procession outside. Our service included singing from our choir, artwork from children and teachers, poems and hymns. Thank you so much to everyone that attended and the donation of flowers. You can currently see this presented in our Foyer.
Happy Shoesday! Walk to School on Tuesday! 17 May 2019 - Parking Patrol would like to encourage you to walk to school on Tuesday for ‘Happy Shoesday’! Please watch the video and let Kian explain…
SS Peter and Paul working towards being a Rights Respecting School 09 May 2019 - SS Peter and Paul are in the process of working towards RRSA (Rights Respecting Schools Award) by Unicef United Kingdom. This will be another award that is lead by our amazing pupils in school. The Rights Respecting Schools Award puts children’s rights at the heart of schools in the UK. Unicef works with schools in […]
Easter Bonnet Parade and Easter Gardens 07 May 2019 - Last week, our youngest children paraded their Easter bonnets they had made to the parents and the rest of the school. Some wonderful designs were on show and such a wonderful effort made, thank you children and to the family members who supported them. On Friday, the winners of the Easter Garden and Easter Bonnet […]
Goodbye Mrs Jenks! 23 April 2019 - Sadly last Friday, we said farewell to our office manager – Mrs Jenks. Mrs Jenks is retiring after her long service to education in various schools. She has spent a wonderful 4 years at SS Peter and Paul during a time of great change at the school. Mrs Jenks will be missed by everyone at […]
Dig for Victory Community Event 04 April 2019 - Yesterday, we had a wonderful turn out for our community event in transforming our garden area. Parents, children and staff came together to help develop the area outside of Years 5 and 6. Including: creating a new sensory pathway; creating some new planting beds, cleaning away debris and rotting fencing and planting some seeds. Thank […]
Year 1 Phonics Parent Workshop 04 April 2019 - Thank you to all the parents and family members that attended the Year 1 Parents Meeting for Phonics. This would have been really useful to enable you to support your children at home. Thanks to Mrs Tiwana for hosting the workshop.
Mother’s Day Celebrations in Early Years 03 April 2019 - Last Friday, our Early Year’s team opened up the doors to our wonderful mums to celebrate Mother’s Day with their children. The morning consisted of cake and coffee and those lucky enough to attend in the afternoon were treated with afternoon tea! Thank you for everyone that attended.
We Love Reading! 02 April 2019 - Recently, our wonderful Reading Council members held a book sale and with the money raised, they allocated a budget for each class to spend on their reading corners, in order to win ‘best reading corner.’ The competition was tough, with each class taking it very seriously! Reading Council arranged for a very special guest to […]
Tag Rugby Competition 28 March 2019 - On Monday, some of our Key Stage 2 children represented the school in the Wolverhampton Tag Rugby Competition. 14 teams from across Wolverhampton entered and were split into two leagues. The children performed extremely well, playing some superb rugby, especially some of our Year 4 children who had never played the game before. We ended […]
Football Fixture vs St Michael’s Catholic Primary 21 March 2019 - On Monday, our children had a friendly match against St Michaels, who are also in our MAC. This was a chance for a lot of children to represent the school for the first time, and there were some stand out performances including Jacob in goal and Dravid playing on the left side. The final score […]
Wolverhampton Primary School Math’s challenge 20 March 2019 - Well done to our four Year 5 pupils who attended the annual Girls High Math’s Challenge yesterday. They placed joint 8th and 12th respectively out of 54 teams. This was a fantastic result!
Catholic Football and Netball Event 18 March 2019 - On Friday, Mr Griffiths and Miss Higgins took our children to compete in the Annual Catholic Football and Netball Event. Our footballers, as in recent years, performed extremely well with some children representing the school for the first time. They finished 4th out of 7 teams. A fantastic result – well done! Our netball players, […]
Congratulations to our Confirmandi 15 March 2019 - Congratulations to all of our Year 6 children on their Confirmation last night. A wonderful occasion witnessed by friends, family and staff.
World Book Day 12 March 2019 - We all enjoyed a wonderful day at SS Peter and Paul celebrating World Book Day. All the children and staff have attended school dressed as their favourite book characters. We started the day by inviting parents in to school in the morning to read with their children. In Year 3, a parent shared a book […]
Author Visit – Sarah Baker 12 March 2019 - Sarah Baker, author of ‘The Catapult Kid’, visited several classes at SS Peter and Paul on Friday to read her book to the children. We all thoroughly enjoyed her visit.
Shrove Tuesday in Early Years 06 March 2019 - Yesterday morning, some of our parents came in to join their children in making pancakes for Shrove Tuesday. Here are some pictures of them in action. Thank you to all the parents that joined us!
ECO Prefects Big Battery Hunt 23 February 2019 - Children in Year 6 are collecting used batteries for recycling as one of their ideas to help our school be more environmentally friendly. There are collection buckets in each classroom. Hadi, in Year 6, made his own presentation to share in assembly to educate others about saving energy. Well done to him, please support their […]
Parking Wardens on Patrol 18 February 2019 - Pupils in Key Stage 2, who applied to help improve road safety and parking on our road, began their duties by letting all of our neighbours know what the plans are going to involve. Next half term they will be training with the Safe Outside Schools team before beginning patrols. Now the weather is improving, […]
Congratulations from the Government! 05 February 2019 - Yesterday, Monday 4th February 2019, we received a wonderful letter from Rt Hon Damian Hinds, the Secretary of State for Education. He has congratulated our staff and pupils on the very high level of progress that pupils demonstrated in Key Stage 2 last year. The letter states that our school is amongst the top 3% […]
Year 2 Music 23 January 2019 - Year 2 children took part in a music lesson lead by Miss Barrett. As they are learning about weather patterns in Geography, the children created ‘music’ using a range of instruments to create a thunderstorm and rainy weather. The children really enjoyed this session.
Astrophysicist visits Year 5 23 January 2019 - Yesterday, Dr Mark R Smith, who studies astrophysics, came to meet our year 5 children to discuss our solar system. This linked in well with their current topic in science of ‘The Earth, Moon and Sun’. The children were fascinated by the information shared, and also demonstrated their own knowledge with Dr Smith. The children […]
British Athlete Sprints into SS Peter and Paul! 23 January 2019 - Last Friday, SS Peter and Paul were visited by a British Athlete – Leon Baptiste. He spent his time putting the children (and staff) through their paces in a ten minute high intensity workout and explaining to them the benefits of eating healthy foods and living a healthy lifestyle. Leon finished by giving an assembly […]
Fantastic Results at SS Peter and Paul! 09 January 2019 - The primary school league tables were released before Christmas, and we are very proud at SS Peter and Paul to announce that our fantastic results at the end of last year means we are one of the top schools in Wolverhampton based on our progress and attainment results. Please click on this link to read […]
A Fond Farewell! 08 January 2019 - At the end of last term, we said a fond farewell to our lunchtime supervisor – Mrs Watton. After 32 years of service at SS Peter and Paul, Mrs Watton retired from her position in school. She will be missed by all of our children and staff at the school. All of our best wishes […]
Christmas Fair 08 January 2019 - Our Christmas Fair raised £881.74! This is a truly amazing amount and a massive thanks goes out to all the parents, staff and children that donated to this event. A huge thank you also to everyone who was involved in organising this wonderful event.
Nursery Visit to Newbridge House 14 December 2018 - Today our afternoon Nursery visited Newbridge House as one of their acts of Advent Kindness. The children decorated the tree for the residents with the decorations they had made. They sang Jingle Bells and Baa Baa sheep and were rewarded with a cake. Everyone loved it and we were invited to go back again! Well done […]
Early Years Nativity 14 December 2018 - On Wednesday, our youngest children performed their version of the ‘Nursery Rhyme Nativity’. The children did such a wonderful job. Thank you for all the parents that attended and for all the Early Years staff’s support.
Spelling Challenge 06 December 2018 - On Tuesday, four of our most talented spellers from Year 4 attended a spelling challenge at Wolverhampton Girl’s High School. The children competed in several challenges against other schools, and came away with a reward for their endeavors. Well done!
Boccia Event 06 December 2018 - Yesterday, 5 of our Year 5 and 6 pupils competed against other schools in a Boccia competition. The children performed extremely well in an unfamiliar game but what really stood out was their attitude towards the other children there. All the children were a credit to SS Peter and Paul and really showed our school’s […]
Sports Hall Athletics 04 December 2018 - Last Monday, 16 of out year 5 and 6 pupils represented the school in a Sports Hall Athletics event. They had to complete events such as; speed jump, sprint, throwing basketball, agility sprint and standing long jump. Depending on how successful they were resulted in the amount of points they could win for their team. […]
Towers Residential – Day Three 01 December 2018 - On the third and final day of the residential, the children started by stripping their beds, packing and tidying their rooms (including hoovering). We then split into our two groups that we had been in the previous day. Groups 1 & 2 went canoeing, where they also had a chance to jump into the water […]
Towers Residential Day Two 29 November 2018 - The weather eased off slightly so we split into two groups. Groups 1 + 2 Today was one of my favourite days ever! So first we had to put on a pair of trousers and a jumper,they were called furries. Then we got a pair of wellies, also a helmet. After we got all the […]
Towers Residential Day One 28 November 2018 - The children arrived safely at around 12:25 this afternoon. They were then tasked with making their own beds and unpacking. The children then had lunch and we went for a walk, where we braved the torrential rain and gale force winds. The children are currently enjoying some free time before dinner.
Year 5 Class Assembly – Anti-Bullying Week 21 November 2018 - On Friday, our Year 5 class performed an assembly all about Anti-Bullying with the message being: CHOOSE RESPECT. The children acted out scenarios, showing how things can change if children make the right choice. They also performed a song ‘No to Bullies’ written by one of our own Year 6 children. The children got their […]
Book Quiz 20 November 2018 - On 6th November, six children from Years 5 and 6 represented the school in the annual Game 4 Reading Book Quiz at the Education Library Service. In preparation for the quiz, the children had to read six novels and complete author studies for three famous authors. The children competed against pupils from two other Wolverhampton […]
Parliament Week – School Debate 15 November 2018 - Yesterday, Key Stage 2 held a debate in school as part of Parliament Week. The children were debating ‘Should children have access to mobile phones, social networking and online games?’ This was a very structured debate with excellent views and reasoning provided by all pupils. The remaining Year 4, 5 and 6 children then took […]
Remembrance Parade 13 November 2018 - On Friday, Mrs Byrne and Mrs O’Leary took some of our children to the Remembrance parade that took place through Wolverhampton city centre – commemorating the lives of the people that fought for us in the war. This was attended by schools from all areas of Wolverhampton including the other schools in our academy.
Celebrating Diwali at SS Peter and Paul! 13 November 2018 - Last Wednesday, we celebrated Diwali in school! The children had a Diwali themed assembly lead by Mrs Byrne and then came together as a school in the afternoon to share in the celebration by participating in lots of Diwali themed activities.
Archery Competition 24 October 2018 - Yesterday, SS Peter and Paul hosted an Archery Competition ran by Premier Sport. St Paul’s C of E school came with Year 3 and 4 children to compete against our children from the same classes. All the children performed really well and demonstrated real progress as the competition went on. Our congratulations go to St […]
Year 6 visit London 18 October 2018 - Yesterday our Year 6 children had a fantastic day in London! This opportunity was provided by a local property developer ‘Tatton Hall Homes’, and the local press arrived at school as the children were about to leave to get a photo with the class and the Director of Tatton Hall Homes – Mr Tatton. Year […]
Future Firefighters 12 October 2018 - The firefighters from Tettenhall Fire station visited Early Years yesterday. They showed us the equipment in the fire engine, showed us the special clothes they have to wear and even let us spray the hose. A reminder to parents, regularly check the smoke alarms in your home. If you do not have smoke alarms please […]
Fully-equipped: SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy receive free Premier League Primary Stars football kit 09 October 2018 - Pupils from SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy, in Wolverhampton will be able to kick-off the new term in style, following the delivery of a free Premier League Primary Stars kit for their football team. SS Peter and Paul were awarded the free Nike kit, consisting of 15 football shirts, shorts and socks, after […]
Year 5 Class Liturgy 03 October 2018 - This morning, parents joined year 5 in their Class Liturgy. The children shared their prayers and reading from the Gospel inspired by St Teresa and Little Way Week and the miracles of Jesus. This morning was also an opportunity for parents to meet our new Music teacher – Miss Barrett. Miss Barrett performed one of […]
Macmillan Coffee Morning 02 October 2018 - A massive thank you to all parents, children and staff for contributing to our Macmillan coffee morning in school. We are extremely proud to announce that we raised £346.41! This really is a tremendous amount! Our school council judged the bake off entries as well as other competitions. They chose the following winners: Class Bake […]
Golden Elevenses 18 September 2018 - On Friday, some children were chosen to celebrate the first Golden Elevenses with Mrs Byrne. The children were chosen for their excellent behaviour at lunchtimes throughout the week. They enjoyed some home-made apple juice and some chocolate biscuits.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 18 September 2018 - On Tuesday 11th September, Father Mark brought the Blessed Sacrament into our school hall for a service of Adoration. We joined all of the Catholic Primary Schools in the Diocese to take part in this special event simultaneously.
Nursery Graduation 17 July 2018 - On Friday 13th July, our Nursery children had their graduation assembly. The wonderful children treated us to a retelling of their favourite story – ‘We are going on a Bear Hunt’ and displayed some of their work, before receiving their graduation certificates. Well done to all the children, and thank you to the parents who […]
Kings Camp Visit 17 July 2018 - Last Tuesday, we had a visit from Kings Camp to promote physical activity. Kings Camp is a UK registered charity and their mission is to get children active, having fun and learning together. For 25 years they’ve been instilling a love of activity from an early age, making sport enjoyable and accessible, no matter the […]
Year 6 Safari Park Trip 16 July 2018 - On Wednesday 27th June, our year six children celebrated their wonderful year by going to the West Midland Safari Park. A great time was had by all…
Miss Oxley Retires! 16 July 2018 - Our wonderful brass teacher, Miss Oxley, is retiring this year. She has worked so well with our children over the years. A massive thank you to her for her commitment to the children and their musical education. Miss Oxley received some flowers and some other gifts as gestures of thanks from the children. All of […]
Catholic Athletics Event 16 July 2018 - On Friday 29th June, some of our Years 3,4, 5 and 6 children represented the school in the Catholic Athletics Event, held at Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy. The children competed in these events: Long Jump, Ball Throw, Obstacle, 100m, 300m, and relay. As with the last few years, our children competed brilliantly, […]
Rainbow Day Spectacular! 03 July 2018 - We celebrated our annual rainbow day last Friday. This year we were raising money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital. Mrs Willkhu kindly produced a unicorn cake, which was the main prize for the raffle, eventually won by a child in Reception. Everyone joined in to support; Year 5 and 6 children ran stalls to raise money, […]
Sports Day 2018 03 July 2018 - Last Tuesday, on possibly one of the hottest days of the year, we had our Sports Day! The children performed so well despite being in difficult conditions. We also had a lovely turn out from family members too – we know the children really appreciated having so many people there to support them. We will […]
Prayer Garden Opening 03 July 2018 - On Friday morning, our saints feast day, we had our official opening of our new prayer garden. Father Mark came to bless the garden in front of our academy’s directors, governors, parents and our school council. This was a lovely event, organised by Mrs Sandhu, which involved a celebratory tea party after. We all feel […]
Great School Run 2018 03 July 2018 - On Friday 15th June, SS Peter and Paul attended the Great School Run event at Aldersley Stadium. Years 3 – 6 attended all day, participating in lots of various activities including the run, whilst Years 1 and 2 joined us to do the run around Aldersley. A wonderful day was had by all children, and […]
NSPCC Fundraising 03 July 2018 - A huge congratulations to everyone at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy for raising £155.89 for NSPCC. Thank you to everyone who donated!
Wildside Nursery Trip 25 June 2018 - Nursery children went on a trip to the Wildside Activity Centre where they enjoyed pond dipping, mini beast hunting and den building. They also created a natural collage, using as many colours as they could find. Everyone had a great time!
Wider Curriculum Week – Art 07 June 2018 - SS Peter and Paul’s latest wider curriculum week had an Art focus. The children focused their work around an artist and developed their artistic skills using a variety of media throughout the week. All classes produced some absolutely stunning pieces of work, and this culminated in having our own Art Gallery showing at the end […]
Holy Communion 07 June 2018 - Congratulations to our Year 3 children who have celebrated their Holy Communion. The children produced a wonderful assembly, which was well attended by parents before half term. The children all looked wonderful in their Holy Communion clothes and were a credit to their families and the school.
Royal Wedding Celebration 21 May 2018 - On Friday, SS Peter and Paul celebrated the Royal Wedding Celebration by having a lunchtime buffet in the beautiful sunshine. All the children were in high spirits in their own clothes. Children were either dressed as a Prince or Princess or the colours; red, white and blue to represent the Union Jack. Many thanks to […]
Keys Stage 2 SATs Week 14 May 2018 - Good luck to all our pupils participating in the SATs tests this week and to all the year 6 children across our MAC schools. A reminder that breakfast club is free to all Year 6 children this week.
Writing Impact Parent Workshop 25 April 2018 - Thank you so much to all of the Year 2 parents who attended the writing workshop last week as part of the IMPACT project. The aim of the project is to involve more parents and children together. During the workshop, parents were able to work with their children on a writing task and were given […]
Easter Bonnet Parade 25 April 2018 - Last week, we had an Easter Bonnet Parade for your Nursery and Reception children. All the children looked absolutely brilliant in their home-made bonnets. Thank you to all the parents and family members that supported the children in creating these lovely works of art. Mrs Williams, Mr Morgan and Miss Higgins had the difficult job […]
Celebration and Easter Project Winners 29 March 2018 - This morning we had our celebration assembly. First, we had all of our entries for the Easter Garden project displayed in the hall and we had three judges decide on a winner for each class. The judges consisted of: Mr Asbury (Site Manager), Mr Spinks (Academy Committee) and Mrs Thompson (Office Staff). The winners were: […]
Tag Rugby Superstars! 28 March 2018 - For the third year running, SS Peter and Paul had qualified for the city finals in Tag Rugby. This took place at Wolverhampton Rugby Club on Monday 26th March. There were 16 teams who qualified, who were split into 3 leagues. In our group were: Fallings Park, Bhylls Acre, Claregate, Loxdale and Lanesfield. Our results […]
Catholic Football and Netball Event 26 March 2018 - On Friday 23rd March, SS Peter and Paul entered a Netball and Football team to compete with other Catholic Schools at Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy. There was a mixture of Years 3-6 in both teams which demonstrated the depth of talent we have at the school. The netball team did really well, […]
Share a Story Event in Early Years 26 March 2018 - Early years children welcomed their families for a Share a Story event on Friday 23rd March. It was a wonderful opportunity to read and tell stories together, in a range of languages. It wasn’t only parents and teachers who were involved in the storytelling, as both Nursery and Reception children told a traditional tale that […]
Year 5 Wolverhampton Maths Challenge 21 March 2018 - Yesterday, four of our Year 5 children attended a city maths challenge event at Wolverhampton Girls High School. The children were split into two teams and had to answer several challenges and were given 8 minutes to solve each problem. 21 schools attended from across Wolverhampton and Walsall with 64 teams competing. I am extremely […]
Year 4 Love Reading! 12 March 2018 - Year 4 produced a wonderful class assembly on Friday morning – dedicated to how important reading is to them. This was particularly appropriate as were celebrating our rearranged World Book Day in school so the hall was awash with everyone’s much loved book characters. The children spoke about their favourite stories, acted out some of […]
Tag Rugby Sub City Finals 12 March 2018 - On Thursday 8th March, our school participated in the Tag Rugby Sub City Finals event at Smestow Secondary School. There were 8 schools participating – split into two leagues, and the top schools would qualify for the City Finals on Monday 26th March at Wolverhampton Rugby Club. We were very fortunate to be joined by […]
End of an Era! 05 March 2018 - Wednesday 28th February was a sad day at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Primary Academy – Mrs Dawn McTurk, who had been our crossing lady for 16 years, retired. Dawn has been such a valuable member of our school community helping the children to safely cross the road while also being the first welcoming face […]
NSPCC Number Day 28 February 2018 - A massive thanks to all children and families for their donations for our Number Day. We managed to raise £42.13, which is an increase on last years total. We have had a certificate of thanks, which is now displayed in our school office.
NSPCC Buddy Workout 28 February 2018 - Last Friday, the children participated in the NSPCC Buddy Workout Day to raise money for the NSPCC. The children had a half an hour slot where they had to do continuous physical activity. Some classes danced for 30 minutes and some classes did a gym workout! Don’t worry the teachers also got involved; leading the […]
Storytelling Fair 26 February 2018 - Our first ever Storytelling Fair at SS Peter and Paul’s was a huge success! Thank you so much to all of the parents who attended and for your valuable feedback. The children were an absolute credit to the school and performed their poems and songs, which they had created with John Edgar (a local storyteller), […]
Quicksticks Festival 13 February 2018 - Last night, eight of our Year 5 children participated in a ‘Quicksticks’ Hockey festival at Aldersley Leisure Village. The children were split into two teams and competed in games against other schools around Wolverhampton. Our ‘A’ team, played three games winning 3-0, losing 4-1 and then winning their final game 1-0. There were some great […]
Pancake Making in Early Years 13 February 2018 - Today we welcomed many parents and carers into early years to make pancakes with their children. They were able to choose a healthy fruit topping, and the pancakes were then devoured by the children with great enthusiasm. Parents commented “thank you so much for inviting us to join in with this today, we have really […]
Year 1/2 Multi-skills Event 07 February 2018 - Last Thursday, some of our year 1 and 2 children were selected to represent the school in a Multi-skills event. They were split into teams of boys and girls and had to complete a number of different activities that would test their balance, coordination, speed and agility. The children did extremely well and finished with […]
Confirmation 2018 31 January 2018 - Congratulations to our Confirmandi, who on Tuesday last week, were confirmed at St Michael’s Church by Bishop McGough. The children looked very smart and were supported by their families and staff from the school. Many thanks to Miss Higgins, who helped prepare the children for their confirmation.
Kingswood Day 2 30 January 2018 - The children had a great nights sleep and were up early this morning to pack their bags and strip their beds before breakfast. After breakfast, the children made the beds ready for the new school and are currently on a farm walk. Once back, the children will have lunch and then get ready to return […]
Kingswood Day 1 29 January 2018 - The children have had a fully packed day and are now settling into their beds ready to go to sleep. After having lunch earlier, the children then went and experienced what it was like to be in an Anderson Shelter during the war. They found this very interesting and were able to show off their […]
Kingswood 29 January 2018 - The children have arrived safe and sound and fortunately the weather has also improved. They have unpacked and played on the ropes and the zipwire whilst also completing a nature trail this morning. We have just had our lunch and the staff here were impressed with the children’s manners. They are now enjoying some play outside.
Wider Curriculum Week- Geography 16 January 2018 - During our wider curriculum week before our Christmas break, all year groups had a Geography focus, with each year group focusing on the key skills of the geography curriculum. This involved learning about famous mountain ranges, volcanoes, rain forests and the continents around the world. The children thoroughly enjoyed their week, which involved a visitor in Year 5 […]
Sporting Stars! 16 January 2018 - Premier Sport, who deliver some of our extra curricular activities, have been into school to reward those children that are trying their best in their sessions. All children were awarded with a certificate and some superstars were awarded with medals for the effort that they have been putting in, like Dominic and Jakub from Year […]
Merry Christmas to all our community! 20 December 2017 - This morning, SS Peter and Paul welcomed pupils, staff and parents to celebrate, what has been a fantastic term for our children. Mrs Byrne led an assembly, which firstly focused on Advent and why we celebrate Christmas. As usual at SS Peter and Pauls, there was a lot of child input to the assembly, with […]
Christmas Dinner 18 December 2017 - Last Thursday, our Christmas dinner was served in school. The children enjoyed eating their dinner in the festive setting, with the Christmas tree (decorated by the children) and carol singers, well prepared by Mrs Sandhu. Thank you to all of our wonderful lunchtime staff who prepared the meal for the children.
Early Years Christmas Nativity 18 December 2017 - On Friday morning, our Nursery and Reception children performed their Christmas nativity to all of their proud families. The children were fantastic and performed really well. A huge thank you to the hard work put in by our Early Years team. Thank you to all the parents that came to support their children.
School Closed – Tuesday 12th December 11 December 2017 - Due to governor concerns that not enough staff will be able to attend tomorrow to safely open the site to classes, school will be closed to the children tomorrow. This is due to the extreme weather conditions over the last few days and the freezing temperatures today and tonight causing hazardous travelling conditions on the […]
School Closed – Monday 11th December 10 December 2017 - Due to health and safety concerns on the school site as a result of the hazardous weather, school will be closed for all staff and pupils on Monday 11th December.
Punctuality Focus Week 04 December 2017 - Today, we launch our Punctuality Focus Week. During this week, we will be monitoring attendance and punctuality daily and talking to your children about the importance of regular attendance and punctuality. It has been proven that poor attendance directly effects attainment. Your children can only learn if they come to school every day on time. There […]
Netball Match – Palmers Cross 29 November 2017 - Yesterday, SS Peter and Paul welcomed Palmers Cross Primary for our first netball match of this academic year. Despite the weather (which was freezing), both teams were up for a competitive match. In the first quarter, we were a bit nervous and it took us some time to settle into the game. We did have […]
Road Safety Week 28 November 2017 - You may have seen our recently appointed ‘Parking Patrol Wardens’ outside of school last week. The children were there to thank the parents and carers that were walking to school and who were also parking safely outside of SS Peter and Paul. This will continue as we strive to make our school as safe as possible. […]
Youth Sunday at SS Peter and Paul 28 November 2017 - On Sunday, pupils from school joined together with young people from The Edge, liturgy group and CathSoc to undertake roles in Mass on National Youth Sunday. This year, Youth Sunday fell on the solemnity of Christ the King. Children made crowns and presented them at this special occasion. Thank you to everyone that attended.
Year 5 and 6 Sportshall Athletics Competition 28 November 2017 - Yesterday, ten children (5 boys and 5 girls) attended the Sportshall Athletics competition at St Peter’s Collegiate School. They were competing against four other primary schools in six different events. The children competed in teams of boys and girls and then their scores were added together to make a whole school total. The events the children […]
Football Match – Palmers Cross 21 November 2017 - On Thursday 16th November, SS Peter and Paul travelled to Palmers Cross Primary School for their second football fixture of the year. This was an opportunity for a few more players to represent the school in a competitive fixture for the first time. Similar to their last game, SS Peter and Paul were losing 5-0 […]
School Disco 21 November 2017 - Thank you to all the children that attended the Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Discos on Friday evening. We arranged the discos so that we could raise funds towards our school pantomime. I am pleased to say that we raised £256.28 towards the cost of hosting the pantomime, thank you again to everyone […]
Football Match – West Park 13 November 2017 - On Thursday 9th November, SS Peter and Paul had their first football fixture of the season. We welcomed West Park Primary, who were also playing in their first game. The game started off very evenly, before West Park’s pace and power started to take affect. They quickly raced into a 4-0 lead – catching SS […]
Walk to School 2017/18 07 November 2017 - As part of our aim to encourage our children to enjoy and live healthy lives and to try and reduce the traffic outside our school, we have joined the Living Streets – Walk to School Challenge. Tom from Living Streets delivered an assembly to the children yesterday to launch the walk to school campaign. This […]
Harvest Festival 07 November 2017 - Our Year 6 children lead an assembly on the Harvest Festival. All classes participated, performing either a poem or a song to the rest of the school and supporting parents and carers. We would like to thank those who were able to attend and also a huge thank you for all the donations of food […]
Wider Curriculum Week – History 02 November 2017 - During our wider curriculum week before half term, all year groups had a History focus with each year group focusing on one aspect of history. Year 1 – Transport over time Year 2 – The Gunpowder Plot Year 3 – The Iron Age Year 4 – The Romans Year 5 – World War Two Year […]
Football Match Vs Palmers Cross – Postponed 31 October 2017 - Unfortunately, Palmers Cross Primary School have postponed the upcoming fixture that was meant to be on Thursday 2nd November. This will be rearrange for a future date. The children, who would have been involved, will need to be collected at the end of school at normal time.
Staff Conquer Great Birmingham Run! 16 October 2017 - A huge congratulations to Mrs Byrne and Mr Morgan for completing the Great Birmingham Run yesterday. They ran 13.1 miles for their chosen charities of Birmingham Children’s Hospital and Cancer Research UK. For this event alone, they have raised a combined total of just under £2000. A massive thank you to all the parents and […]
Science Week 10 October 2017 - As we welcomed our children back for the start of a new year, each class engaged in a ‘Science week’. Every class focused on a specific area of Science and some children produced projects at home, which they brought into share with their class. All week children produced lots of exciting Science work and all the […]
Macmillan Coffee Morning 10 October 2017 - On Friday 29th September we held our annual Macmillan Coffee morning. Thank you to everyone for your generous donations of cakes, and for the delectable entries to our bake off competition. The judges had the pleasurable task of tasting the cakes and desserts, and the difficult task of choosing our winners. Congratulations to you all! […]
Year 6 Play at Music School 19 July 2017 - Some of our most talented brass players had their last lesson yesterday before they perform at the Wolverhampton Music School today. We wish them all the luck today and we also extend our thanks to Miss Oxley, who has taught them so well over the last few years.
Rainbow Day 19 July 2017 - Thank you for all of your donations for Rainbow Day. The children had a lot of fun; dancing, playing Samba, taking penalties and getting their face painted. The total raised for our Peace Garden was £486.41. Thank you to all the children and parents for their kind donations.
Let’s Get Cooking! 19 July 2017 - Over the last two weeks of term, Mrs Willkhu and Mrs O’Brien Coleman have been providing the children from all year groups with a cooking experience. They have cooked a variety of food from pasta bake to apple crumble. The children have been really enthused by this experience and have really got a lot out […]
Beauty and the Beast/Leaver’s Assembly 18 July 2017 - Last Thursday, our Year 6 class received a standing ovation for their version of Beauty and the Beast as part of their leaver’s assembly. The children have been rehearsing hard for weeks and produced a wonderful performance, which had parents and teachers in tears. After the performance, the children shared their favourite memories from their […]
Athletics City Finals 18 July 2017 - Last Thursday, we took out city finalists to Aldersley Stadium to compete for medals in the Athletics. The children were already in the top 8 in the city in their event but were going to try to win a medal. The children performed amazingly and did themselves proud in front of strong support from parents […]
Nursery Graduation 18 July 2017 - On Friday 14th July, our Nursery Class had their graduation assembly. The children had a lovely day and thought about what they would like to be when they are older. By the looks of it, we may have a few superheroes! Mrs Murphy kindly had a cake made with all their graduation pictures on so […]
Year 6 Safari Park Trip 11 July 2017 - Year 6 enjoyed a wonderful day in the sunshine at the Safari Park last Wednesday. They spent the morning viewing the park’s fantastic animals, including; elephants, rhinos, giraffes, lions, white tigers and crocodiles! The afternoon was just as action packed as they embraced the rides in the theme park with their teachers. What a wonderful way to end […]
Athletics City Heats – Wednesday 28th June 11 July 2017 - We took ten children to the City Athletics event at Aldersley Leisure Village to compete in individual events against the other children in Wolverhampton. The top performers would then qualify for the finals night on Thursday 13th July. The children performed wonderfully against other children from a range of schools across Wolverhampton and I am […]
Sports Day 2017 28 June 2017 - Last Wednesday we held our Sports Day, which just happened to be on the hottest day of the year! The heat did not stop the children (and parents) giving their all in the different events. The children represented themselves and their houses brilliantly; supporting the different children during their events. In the morning, Early Years and […]
‘Lets Dance’ Dance Festival 27 June 2017 - Children from Years 3-6 represented the school in the dance festival at Newhampton Arts Centre on Monday 19th June. They performed two dances that they have been learning with Nicole (our dance coach) linked to a Disney theme. The children danced their hearts out and did themselves, watching parents and the school proud. There was […]
Sacrament of the Eucharist – Saturday 17th June 27 June 2017 - Congratulations to our Year 3 children who received the Sacrament of the Eucharist at SS Peter and Paul Church on Saturday 17th June. The children also performed a class assembly on Friday 23rd June where they discussed their experience with the rest of the school. Year 3 presented Mrs Byrne with flowers to thank her for […]
Great School Run 2017 27 June 2017 - On Friday 16th June, our children participated in the annual Wolverhampton Great School Run at Aldersley Leisure Village. Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 participated in lots of physical activities throughout the day including a grueling run in the summer heat. Years 1 and 2 also came up for the run and it was great […]
International Children’s Day 05 June 2017 - On Friday 26th May, the children across the school celebrated International Children’s Day. The children got to plan what they wanted to do throughout the day. In Early Years, the children requested to wear their own clothes, participate in free flow activities inside and outside Nursery and Reception and have music playing with lots of dancing. They […]
May Procession 26 May 2017 - This morning was our May Procession service for the crowning of our lady. In a change to recent years and to celebrate the wonderful weather God has sent us, we chose to have the service outside. Martyna, who is from Year 6, crowned our lady in front of our whole school and several parents in the […]
Sacrament of the Eucharist – Saturday 20th May 22 May 2017 - Congratulations to the six children who received the Sacrament of the Eucharist at SS Peter and Paul Church on Saturday 20th May.
A Quacking Time in Reception 17 May 2017 - Last week the children in Reception had a special delivery of 7 mysterious eggs. The children then had to guess what type of eggs they were. There were guesses ranging from chicks, penguins, snakes and crocodiles! Fortunately, no crocodiles or snakes hatched out of the eggs and instead we were lucky to have 7 little ducks […]
Kwik Cricket Festival 16 May 2017 - Earlier today, eight children from years 4, 5 and 6 represented the school in a Kwik Cricket festival at Fordhouse’s Cricket Club. There were four schools who attended and these played each other in matches, with the winning team going onto play in the city finals competition. Each school had eight overs to field and eight overs to bat, […]
Year 5 Polyphones Workshop 08 May 2017 - On Wednesday 3rd May, our year five class took part in a workshop where they were taught how to play the polyphones by Mr Clark. This included a performance to the entire school and parents in the afternoon. Year 5 then did some follow up writing on the workshop in their English class, writing […]
Citizen of the Term Winner 24 April 2017 - Congratulations to our citizen of the term winner – Ariyan Pallan in Year 6. Ariyan is an excellent role model for the younger children in school. He demonstrates a positive attitude to learning who is always wanting to improve. Over the past term, Ariyan has shown how he is willing to support others around school; […]
Easter Garden Winners 24 April 2017 - Congratulations to these children, who were our winners of the Easter Garden competition. Year 1 – Zayne Harris Year 2 – Austeja Grinyte Year 3 – Ella Webb Year 4 – Leah Dykes Year 5 – Olivier Obielak Year 6 – Martyna Plecha Well done to all the children that entered the competition, it was […]
Year 2’s Trip to the Black Country Living Museum 06 April 2017 - On Wednesday the 5th April, children in Year 2 went to the Black Country Museum to enjoy a day learning all about the Victorian era. This trip was organised to support their learning of their topic on Victorians from this term. The day was a great experience for all involved with a very ‘hands on’ […]
Book Quiz 06 April 2017 - Yesterday, Mrs Ross hosted an inter-school book quiz where children representing their different houses competed against one another. Children from each year group were given some books to read to prepare for the book quiz. Year Ones read ‘Whatever Next’, Year Three read ‘Toby Tucker, Year Four read ‘The Giants and the Jones’ and Year […]
Key Stage 2 Brass Performance 06 April 2017 - Our Years 4, 5 and 6 children have been learning to play their brass instruments with Miss Oxley all year and here are some of the songs they have been learning.
OFSTED Parents Meeting 05 April 2017 - A huge thank you to the parents that attended the meeting yesterday to discuss our recent OFSTED report and also the ongoing parking issues we are having outside school. The meeting was very productive and the minutes will be emailed to those who attended and will be made available to any other parents who would like […]
Easter Bonnet Parade 05 April 2017 - On Tuesday 4th April, children brought in some fantastic Easter bonnets and Easter gardens to share. A parade was held in the school hall where the children could show off their very creative Easter bonnets to the other children and parents. Here are some pictures of the fantastic entries! Remember Easter garden entries are still […]
Tag Rugby City Finals 03 April 2017 - This afternoon, SS Peter and Paul again competed in the finals hoping to improve on last years 13th place in the city. (Top Left to right: Kacper, Joshua, Martyna, Gavin – Bottom left to right: Autumn, Mabast, Maier, Eros, Giuseppe and Bartek) We started in our pool games with a 2-1 win against Villiers Primary […]
Fitness Day! 31 March 2017 - Today our Key Stage 2 children were put through their paces by students from Halesowen College, who are currently studying health and fitness to become personal trainers. This was organised by Miss Stott to champion healthy lifestyles and how regular exercise can benefit your health. Years 3, 4 5 and 6 participated in a thirty […]
Reception Class Assembly 28 March 2017 - On Friday 24th March, Reception put together a class assembly to celebrate Mother’s Day. They shared all the reasons why ours mums are special to us, sang some beautiful songs dedicated to Mother’s Day and then produced some portraits of their own mums! Thank you to all the parents that joined us for the assembly […]
Comic Relief 2017 28 March 2017 - A fun day was had by all the children on Friday 24th March. Staff dressed up as pupils and raffle tickets were sold to try and win the fantastic cake created by our own Mrs Willkhu. The children then came together at the end of the day for a dance off to Taylor Swift’s Shake […]
Catholic Sports Event 27 March 2017 - On Friday afternoon at Our Lady & St. Chad Catholic Academy, children from years 4, 5 and 6 children took part in a football and netball event. The footballers were in a group with St Christophers, Corpus Christi and Holy Rosary. We had 4 games, having to play Corpus Christi twice. The children battled really […]
Dance 4 Life! 23 March 2017 - On Tuesday 21st March, Bartosz Kolasa, Laura Iwan, Gavin Mann and Blessing Inyiri attended a Dance 4 Life event at St Matthias School. During this event, the children learnt three different dances; commercial, street and cheer leading, working along side other children from local primary schools. This event has provided the children with an opportunity to […]
Bishop Cleary MAC School Council Meeting 14 March 2017 - This afternoon at SS Peter and Paul, we welcomed the other School Councils from the other primaries within the Bishop Cleary MAC. All School Councils joined forces to begin a project about feeling safe and happy. Last year our own School Council won a Speakers Award from the House of Commons and this year we plan to enter […]
A hard fought victory for SS Peter and Paul! 14 March 2017 - On Tuesday 14th March, SS Peter and Paul hosted St Michael’s C of E Primary school for a football match. The game started off very tight and it was obvious this was going to be a very close game. There were a few chances for St Michael’s and Alyssia Williams went close for SS Peter […]
Football Match Report – SS Peter and Paul v Woodthorne 13 March 2017 - On Friday after school, SS Peter and Paul welcomed Woodthorne Primary School for a football fixture. Both teams started off well and the game was very evenly matched. Suddenly, Woodthorne raced into a two goal lead, thanks to an excellent header and a rasping left foot shot, our keep Giuseppe Lengyel had no chance with […]
School Through to Tag Rugby City Finals! 08 March 2017 - Yesterday, some children in Years 4, 5 and 6 represented the school in the Tag Rugby Sub-City Finals competition. Kindly, Mrs O’Leary stepped into be the team coach and she did a fantastic job. This was the children’s first experience of competitive tag rugby, having unfortunately missed the practise event a few weeks earlier. This […]
Ofsted 7th & 8th March 2017 06 March 2017 - Ofsted will be in school on 7th and 8th March 2017 Please find links to parental questionnaire and further details on Ofsted Inspections
World Book Day 2017 02 March 2017 - The children and staff have had a fantastic day celebrating World Book Day 2017. Thank you to the parents who have helped the children come into school in some very creative costumes and for the staff with some creative costumes of their own! This morning the children watched an excellent theatre production of Alice in […]
Caring for Critters – EYFS Workshops 01 March 2017 - Children in early years were visited by staff from the Wildside Activity Centre today for a ‘Caring for Critters’ workshop. They took part in a mini beast hunt and then made ‘bug hotels’ to protect the mini beasts in their garden.They found worms, woodlice, beetles, millipedes and slugs and were not afraid to touch them […]
Shrove Tuesday 01 March 2017 - Yesterday here at SS Peter and Paul, there were lots of fun activities celebrating Shrove Tuesday. In Reception, we invited parents in to make pancakes with children, they then topped with lemon, sugar or banana. In year 1, the children wrote instructions for a pancake recipe and tasted pancakes. Here are some pictures…
Early Years Traditional Tales Day 15 February 2017 - Today the children in nursery and reception have concluded their topic on Traditional Tales by having a dress up day. We had princesses, Kings, knights, fairies, Snow White and Little Red Riding Hood, to name but a few! They danced together at a grand ball in the hall, made sandwiches, salad and cheese and pineapple […]
Towers Day 3 10 February 2017 - This morning the children had to strip their beds, pack, tidy their rooms and hoover. They then went out for their final activity of canoeing. We canoed across the lake to have lunch and then went to another part of the lake to play some games before heading back for shore. We are going […]
Towers Day 2 09 February 2017 - The children woke up to freezing temperatures here in Wales but that did not stop them participating in lots of activities. The children started by doing several activities around the grounds including zip line, jump rope and climbing along a cliff face. Then after warming up and having their lunch, the children headed into the […]
Towers Day 1 09 February 2017 - After arriving yesterday, the children made their beds, unpacked and had lunch. They then split into three groups and went on separate walks in the mountains along some lakes including Llyn Elsi. On arriving back at Towers, the children had dinner and pudding before getting ready for their evening activity. We then went out as […]
Year 5 and 6 arrive safely! 08 February 2017 - The children and staff have arrived safely at Towers Outdoor Education Centre and have just eaten their lunch after making their own beds. They are now about to go for a walk in the surrounding environment.
Year 2 Multi-Skills Event 07 February 2017 - Ten Year 2 children represented SS Peter and Paul at a multi skills event last week at Wolverhampton Grammar School. The children worked as a team to win as many points as possible in events that tested different skills including: balance, speed, target throwing and agility. They performed brilliantly and ended up coming second, each […]
Towers Trip 2017 06 February 2017 - This news feed will be updated during our Year 5 and 6 residential trip to Towers Outdoor Education Centre. This will be an opportunity for you to be regularly updated on the activities the children will be participating in during their time away. Mr Morgan