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 […]
As in previous years, we are supporting the wonderful Operation Christmas Child. You can find out more about what we need below and watch a short video showing how much the boxes we send mean to the children who receive them.
We are currently working towards our Harvest Festival which will take place on Tuesday 6th October. Families of pupils in Years 1 and 2 are welcome to join us so, if you are able to, please come along to St Mary’s Church at 10.45am on Tuesday. For our Harvest Appeal this year we are joining St […]
The latest issue of the school newsletter is here! If the version here doesn’t work, you can download it below:
First of all we would like to thank you for the generous support you have given to our Red Nose Day fundraising. We can’t believe we sold out of red noses in the first day and had to restock! We have also had a successful non uniform day and we are delighted that our school […]