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