Primary 2 are out hunting in the gardens for natural materials to create their Land Art sculptures inspired by Andy Goldsworthy. They are loving their Global Gardens topic.
We would like to wish our Year 11 students the very best of luck in their GCSE exams. On Friday, to celebrate their last day before study leave, year 11 enjoyed pizza for lunch and an afternoon volleyball match where they defeated the teachers 3-0!
On 8th May 2018, Ethan and Alice took their first Holy Communion. Alice looked beautiful in her white dress and Ethan, extremely smart in his suit and red tie. Father Doyle led a wonderful and moving service.
Our annual piano concert took place last Thursday. The first half of the show delivered a variety of music played by students who have piano lessons and during the second half, pupils sang or played an instrument of their choosing.
Primary 6 have done an amazing job of producing some fabulous Roman buildings by using the packaging from their Easter eggs; which we were told were very enjoyable!
They created Roman villas, baths, Hadrian’s wall, a village home, temples and even a Roman stable for the soldier's horses!
Over the Easter holidays, Primary 5 have worked incredibly hard to produce some amazing river models.Which showed the features of a river from source to mouth, including tributaries, deltas, flood plains and much more.
This was a great way to showcase all the geographical terminology P5 had been working on last term.
Well done everybody! Our Lenten lunches have raised: £136.88
The money has been sent off to Cafod, and they will use it to make a difference to the lives of our brothers and sisters in the developing world. Mrs Cook was moved to see the way in which, once more, St Dominic’s pupils entered into the spirit of the Lenten lunches; they have eaten simply and given generously so that others may simply eat.
Please Click Here to read ‘Staffordshire Newsletters’ article about Caitlyn Disley in Year 7, and how she will be representing Staffordshire under-13s at the Butterfly Schools’ National Individual Table Tennis Championships, at Aldersley Stadium, Wolverhampton on Saturday, April 21.
Well done Caitlyn, an amazing achievement.
Congratulations to the students in Ullathorne House who have amassed 3194 house points in March.
Congratulations to the students in Hallahan House who have amassed 3692 house points in March.
The Eighth Station, ‘Women of Jerusalem’, provided a focus and had been sculpted out of wire and metal. The piece was inspired by the Sean Rice Stations, viewed earlier in the term on a visit to Liverpool’s Catholic cathedral.
On Wednesday 28th March, the GCSE Geography students enjoyed a visit to Birmingham where they collected primary data to help them to investigate the task question ‘How does quality of life vary in Birmingham?’. The students had prepared for the visit by deciding on key questions and methods of data collection; they chose an environmental quality survey and created a questionnaire.