Posts From Catholic Life of School Category
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Wellbeing Marketplace Event – Wednesday 4 March
At lunchtime, there will be representatives attending from different external agencies (Healthy Child Team, Compass Buzz, North Yorkshire Police, Mind, Samaritans, The Ostrich Foundation, Barnardos, Mesmac). The idea is that students from all year groups can look round the Marketplace and ask any questions and/or find out more about support available to them.
Year 9 Rome Pilgrimage
The Year 9 students had a fabulous time on their recent trip to Rome. click on the header for the full report with photos.
Pilgrimage Praise: Crag Chapel on the BBC
Some of out students will be featured on BBC One’s Songs of Praise on 16 Feb at 1.15pm. Click on the header for the full article.
Lourdes Ceilidh Fundraiser
On Friday 31st January, the eve of St Brigid’s day, the School hall was the venue for the SJF Ceilidh! A great night was had by all and a fantastic £600 was raised for a good cause. Click on header for a full report.
Ceilidh – Friday 31 January
Come and join us at this Friday’s Ceilidh. Tickets still available – Sign up today via ParentPay!
Faith in Action
A group of our Faith in Action students along with some Year 10 students who are preparing for Lourdes, made the Pilgrimage to the Chapel of Our Lady of The Crag, Knaresborough. Part of this will be featured on BBC’s Song of Praise on Sunday 16th February. Thanks to Chris Maunder and all the trustees from the Shrine who helped make our Pilgrimage and celebration possible!
Harrogate Does Denim For Dementia – Friday 24 January – Non Uniform Day
Thank you for the warm response we have received to our decision to support research into the dreadful scourge of dementia. Just a reminder, students are NOT required to wear school uniform on the day. Obviously wearing denim on the day, jeans etc. will be ideal. And a further reminder that we are asking for a voluntary contribution of at least £1 through ParentPay or form tutors.
St John Fisher Ceilidh – Friday 31 January
Come and join us for an evening of dancing and Irish music to raise Funds for the School Lourdes Pilgrimage Group 2020. Featuring The Assumption Ceilidh Band. Ticket price includes a tasty pie & pea supper.
Carols by Candlelight Service – Wednesday 18 December
The Carols by Candlelight service at St. John Fisher is one of the school highlights of the year. In preparing to celebrate the coming of the Saviour, we hold a traditional nine lessons and carols service in our beautiful chapel. This year, the school Junior, Senior and Staff choir came together to lead our worship in a massed choir of over 80 singers. Click on the header for full details.