As we begin Holy Week in this tragic time we must unite our pain and suffering with the Passion of Christ this week. Prayer amid an epidemic Gospel reflection Passion Sunday (A)
The following documents may help you if you are struggling to answer questions from your children about the Coronavirus. My name is Corona Virus dave-the-dog-coronavirus If children ask questions tell them factual information. They can process this and their questions shouldn't be dismissed. We need to have empathy with our children at this difficult time. [...]
The Holy Father will be offering prayers and intercessions during this difficult time in St Peter's square today at 5pm (London time). You will be able to join the pope in prayer as he imparts the Urbi et Orbi blessing.
Firstly a huge thank you for only using the school to care for you children if it is absolutely necessary. Due to your amazing support we have been able to limit the number of pupils and staff coming into school over the last few days. We appreciate that the pupils who are in school are [...]
Please find attached the letter to parents from the Local Authority. 5. Letter from Colin Pettigrew Marion Clay to Parents and Carers 20.03.20
Happy Mothers' Day to our mums and grandmothers. I hope you can enjoy your day today. The school is communicating regularly over our facebook page. If you haven't already followed us please do so: Holy Family Catholic Primary School Facebook Page I spoke to Father Kirkham yesterday and he explained that the Church's response to [...]
In an effort to keep you informed about our contingency planning should the school close I would like to share the following. We aim to stay open unless the Department of Education say otherwise. We are encouraging children to wash their hands regularly and we are ventilating the classrooms well. This week we are taking [...]
Year 2 had a great day out at the National Railway Museum in York. They got to experience the Mallard simulator, had a ride on the miniature railway and learnt about rail journeys from the past.
Well done to all the children who took park in the Bassetlaw School Swimming Gala on Friday. The children showed great determination and sportsmanship throughout the afternoon. Well done Team Holy Family.
Following news of the Coronavirus outbreak, we would like to reassure our parents, staff and visitors about the precautions we are taking to protect our school community. The government is closely monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus and is taking action at home and abroad. The overall risk of Coronavirus to the UK remains moderate. [...]