Head of School Newsletter

Dear Parents and Carers Welcome back! I trust everyone had a happy, holy and peaceful Christmas and New Year. After being back just a few days, we are truly into the swing of things! Pupils have come back keen and eager to learn and with minimal uniform issues. We thank Read more…

Year 7 and 8 Confirmandi

A reminder message for all parents/guardians/carers of Year 7 & 8 Confirmandi Sacramental Programme 2020 A special Confirmation Preparation Mass has been planned for all pupils who will be receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation in June 2020. This will be held on Friday 10th January 2020 at 2.15pm in St Read more…

Library Competition

AR 100% competition  (6 Nov -2 Dec ’19) Fantastic achievement by pupils – almost 900 raffle tickets were given out to those whose gained 100% in their Library Book AR Quiz, during the 4 week competition! Congratulations to the 100% winners, whose raffle ticket was selected at random, Winners were Read more…

December Book Fair

Another successful Book Fair at St Bede’s this December, our Library was extremely busy during Lunch times, with pupils keen to buy books and stationery and also the Book Fair was open in the Christmas Fayre! We raised £395 commission to spend on Books for our school Library. These have already Read more…

St Bede’s Singers on Tour

St Bede’s Singers today visited Mrs Vale at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.  Mrs Vale asked if the Singers could visit to sing carols for her and the other patients on her ward.  They were all very pleased to see us and there were a few tears, from patients, Read more…

Junior Apprentice Programme

On Monday, the pupils were tasked with making a dessert in an hour to be served to members of staff and Class Catering What a fine job they did! Millionaires shortbread, vanilla and strawberry cheese cake and Nutella cookies went down so well by all who attended!! #hospitality

Uniform

We have noticed a considerable amount of pupils who are not wearing the correct school uniform. Specifically, girls wearing skinny fit black trousers, and both boys and girls wearing trainers instead of school shoes. Form teachers will be doing a uniform check and contacting parents if the pupils do not Read more…

Communication

Communication We welcome communication from all parents and carers if an issue arises. However, we have had a number of cases recently whereby parents and carers have arrived at reception, unannounced, to talk to staff. I must stress that we cannot guarantee that staff will be available to speak to Read more…

Mobile Phones

The use of mobile phones by pupils is prohibited in school. If a pupil is found to be using their mobile phone in school, it will be confiscated by a member of staff and placed in reception. An adult must then collect the phone from reception. Reception is open from Read more…

The Snowman

Two of our pupils were very lucky to take part in this amazing event: The Snowman with the Orchestra of St John. Here is a write up by Erin Rooney, who alongside with Beth Mudge enjoyed taking part: “On Saturday 30th of November I sang two songs with the Mount Read more…

Careers Day

We are looking into holding a Careers Day at school.  If anyone would be interested in coming in to school to talk to pupils about their job for between 30-45 minutes, could you please contact Mr Evans via email office@st-bedes.worcs.sch.uk Thanks very much

Snowman Christmas Cake Winner!

Congratulations to Kayden Colclough 6DSt who won the Snowman Christmas Cake. Don’t forget, you can buy tickets for the Rudolph Christmas Cake, proceeds to got to Midlands Air Ambulance.  Tickets are on sale at break time in the hall – £1 per strip.