Posts By: St Ignatius

Reading at St Ignatius in the Early Years

Every morning between 9:00am and 9:30am every child in Reception and Year 1 spend time with an adult in group guided reading session. The children work on developing their fluency when reading texts and decoding words using phonic strategies.

Year 6 Visit to the Passage

Four children from our Year 6 classes made the journey to the Passage on Friday morning to hand over the Lenten Alms contributions that were so generously donated by families during the school’s Lenten appeal. They met the director of the charity and were shown round the “heart ” of the organisation – the kitchen. The children… Read more »

Walk to School Week

Children and parents turned up in their droves on Tuesday and Thursday morning to support the school’s Walk to School week initiatives. Over 100 children and parents made the journey on Tuesday morning from Seven Sisters tube station to school and were greeted by an enormous “crocodile” who recognised their achievement. Just over 50 children… Read more »

Jamie Oliver’s Big Revolution

A group of intrepid cooks gathered on Friday afternoon to take part in Jamie Oliver’s live link up as part of his Big Revolution project. The children made a rainbow wrap from a number of different ingredients in full view of their peers. A good time was had by everyone and the children gained a… Read more »

Konflux Theatre Group Road Safety Performance

Children from 5EJ gave a very convincing performance to the rest of the school on Tuesday afternoon about the importance of Road Safety. They spent most of the morning session working with Ellie, a representative from the Konflux Theatre Group preparing a play that demonstrated the perils associated with road safety and the importance of travelling safely. Children… Read more »

Year 4 Trip to Lord’s

Children from both year 4 classes made the trip the ‘home of cricket’ on Tuesday to watch Middlesex play Yorkshire in an LV Division One County Game. They were very excited to be part of the magical atmosphere that pervades through Lord’s and enjoyed the Middlesex team take a few wickets in the morning session…. Read more »

Year 1 – Parent Summary – Summer 2014 – 2

Dear Parents/Carers, We hope you have had a restful half term, we have a very busy summer term ahead. The children will be taking part in a phonics screening test, which we will explain in more detail at a later date. It is important you continue to read with your child every day and sign… Read more »