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La Historia de La Navidad

On Monday afternoon a group of Spanish speaking children from across Key Stage 2 performed their own version of the nativity story in their native tongue. Through drama and song and accompanied by translation, parents and children from across the school community were treated to the first Christmas performance of the year. They were witnesses to… Read more »

Nativity Rock

The afternoon had come, preparations were complete and the children were ready. And they didn’t disappoint either! Our Year three classes took to the stage on Tuesday afternoon to perform Sheila Wilson’s “Nativity Rock!” They sang with joy and spoke with great clarity and their understanding of the message of Christmas was witnessed through their delivery. They left the stage in… Read more »

Whoopsy Daisy Angel

The story of Christmas returned once again to St Ignatius on Wednesday morning. This time it was the turn of our Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 classes to perform the ever popular “Whoopsy Daisy Angel.” It is always a difficult feat preparing so many children in such a short space of time for a… Read more »

Year 5 and 6 Carol Concert

The children from Year 5 and 6 gave a resounding performance on Wednesday afternoon in the magnificent surroundings of St Ignatius church of the Nativity story. The children spent many hours learning lines from Ss Matthew and Luke’s gospels and rehearsing the many verses to the six carols and hymns that intertwined with the performance. They… Read more »

Year 4 Brass Concert

On Wednesday afternoon the children of 4L performed for their parents and children from across Key Stage 2 on a number of different brass instruments. The children entertained their audience with the pieces of music they had learnt over the past term. Towards the end of the concert they were joined by members of both Year 5 classes who played… Read more »

Year 6 take part in Text Santa Appeal

On Thursday morning Mr Soyka, Mrs Emin and Mr Duran from Our Lady’s Convent made the short journey to Morrisons in Stoke Newington to take part in ITV’s “Text Santa” Christmas charity drive. Mr Duran the extended schools coordinator from Our Lady’s Convent helped make the arrangements for St Ignatius to be involved in the… Read more »

The Globe Players Visit St Ignatius

The children were treated to a pantomime with a difference on Tuesday morning. The well established theatre group The Globe Players, performed the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale, “The Tinderbox” over two performances. The children thoroughly enjoyed the story of the magical box but were warned to be careful what they wished for! Thank you children for… Read more »

Year 4 Trip to the Verulamium

On Wednesday our Year 4 children teachers and support staff made the journey to St Albans to visit the Verulamium. It was a town in Ancient Roman Britain situated in the southwest of St Albans. The children had spent many hours in class learning about life during this period of history and were able to further… Read more »

Football Team Draw on The Road

The boys football team ventured out last week and had mixed fortunes. Their first match pitted them against Noel Park. It was a very cold evening which affected their performance but nonetheless they battled hard and ended up losing 2-0. Later on in the week they played two more league games and ended up drawing both…. Read more »

Guitar Recital

The children of Year 4 were joined by the 3R and 3O along with parents on Monday afternoon for a guitar recital performed by the children of 4T. They have only been learning the guitar since September and have become quite accomplished in that time. They treated the audience to a blues number and a… Read more »