Dear Parent/Carer, Pupils in Year 3 are supporting the charity ‘WE scare hunger’. We are asking for donations of non-perishable food items for our food bank. Please bring your donation to school this week, a box will be available in the entrance for this. If you are the parent of a Year 3 child you […]
On Friday, we raised £179 for WaterAid. All the children looked fabulous in their blue clothes and we saw some spectacular water warrior masks and shields. Year Four are so grateful for your support and look forward to planning further events during this year.
Dear parents and carers, On Friday 5th October 2018, the whole school will be taking part in WaterAid’s Water Warriors day and helping to raise money for children around the world who don’t have access to clean water. This day has been planned by Year 4 as part of their “We Walk For Water” topic. […]
Recently, we were featured in the Fair and Funky newsletter for tackling the 90kg Rice Challenge. You can read their post below. If you want to read more about the rice challenge, you can visit the Fair and Funky website here.
Volume 48 of St Mary’s Star has arrived! We hope you enjoy reading our news. You can read and download the issue below:
We had a superb response for our Lent Appeal. We managed to send 15 big boxes of foodstuff to the Batley Food Bank because of your generosity. This is our opportunity to reach out into the local community and help less fortunate families who are struggling to buy essentials. There was also some nice treats […]
Last Friday we supported the Text Santa Christmas Jumper Day appeal. Text Santa is ITV’s annual fundraising appeal that aims to give hope to families in difficulty. From helping those families affected by crisis, to granting wishes to children fighting life-threatening conditions, to funding nurses so those with cancer get the care they need, we’ll […]
As in other years, we supported the annual Operation Christmas Child appeal this year. We would like to thank all our families and staff who managed to put together an amazing 56 boxes. Since 1990, Operation Christmas Child – an initiative of the Christian relief and development agency Samaritan’s Purse – has been blessing underprivileged children around […]
Thank you very much to everyone who dressed up and donated to Children In Need this year. As you can see below, the children looked amazing and it is fabulous that we can offer so much support to this brilliant cause. This year we raised £216.
A group of children went to visit the local food bank in Batley. We took all the donations of food made by parents and staff with us. When we arrived we met Audrey one of the volunteers at the food bank. Our first job was to unpack the food and put it on the shelves […]