Abbey Catholic Primary School
Abbey Catholic Primary School

Events Gallery

There is always plenty going on at our school, such as day trips, visitors who come to school to entertain or work with the children, and other special occasions during the year. On this page you can look back on some of our special events, and share the memories with us.

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

104 years since the end of the First World War. At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th Month the guns fell silent on the Western Front to bring an end to the fighting. Our nation and commonwealth has recalled that moment of remembrance for decades. This year is...

Play Leaders Meet Local Author

Play Leaders Meet Local Author

On Friday 21st October our Playleaders met with local artist and author, Ruby Maxine. After welcoming her to the school with a lively game of Quidditch the pupils pitched to her their idea. Our playleaders need support in organising daily activities and know this...

Reception’s trip to Highbury Theatre

Reception’s trip to Highbury Theatre

Reception had a fabulous morning visiting Highbury Theatre. The morning started with a walk down to Erdington train station to catch the train. Whilst they were waiting for their train the children entertained the waiting passengers by singing nursery rhymes. Once at...

Year 3 Holy Communion Workshop

Year 3 Holy Communion Workshop

On Tuesday 11th October, Year 3 welcomed families to attend The Holy Communion preparation workshop. It was a delight to see so many families back at school. The morning started with a welcome and prayer from Father E. Staff shared what the children were learning at...

Year 3’s Big Question

Year 3’s Big Question

On Thursday 6th October, children from Year 3 returned to school for an evening of activities focussing on our Big Question, "How do we know about the past if it is not written down?" The children were so excited to have the opportunity to work in teams and take part...

Abbey Book Bus gets a Makeover

Abbey Book Bus gets a Makeover

Feedback from our reading ambassadors meeting was, the Book Bus looked a little boring and would be more inspiring if it had pictures of characters on the outside. So over the holidays, the Book Bus was given a make over and now looks amazing!Our fabulous looking Book...

Reception Phonics Workshops

Reception Phonics Workshops

Over the past four days, it has been lovely to welcome so many of our Reception parents into school. Parents were invited to participate with their child, in one of our Phonic lessons, as their child's 'perfect partner'. Parents where given information on how children...

Filling the Skies with Hope

Filling the Skies with Hope

On Friday 22nd September every child in school made an orange paper plane to 'Fill The Skies With Hope' and support the Together With Refugees Campaign of welcome and solidarity. We are proud to be a School of Sanctuary as this is an outward sign of our commitment to...

Reception’s First Parish Mass

Reception’s First Parish Mass

Our Reception families gathered together for the first time today and were greeted by our Parish at 9.15am Mass.  It was a wonderful occasion and families then gathered in the school hall to share a 'Faith breakfast'. Special thanks to the PTFA who provided...

Mourning the Passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II

Mourning the Passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II

Last week was one of the saddest days for our country. A day when we mourned the passing of a remarkable sovereign. The passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We will always treasure Queen Elizabeth II’s life of service and devotion to our nation and the...