Catholic Life

Pupils at St Bede's have a strong sense of belonging both within the school and the wider community. They understand the Catholic nature of the school and the Mission Statement and can discuss its meaning and relevance to their own lives.

Children take responsibility for leading liturgies for the younger children. At Advent and Lent we display the children’s contributions to these sessions. These sessions are a joy and are deeply rooted in their own faith journeys.

Children actively plan and lead liturgies within their classes. This is evident through the books particularly in Key Stage 2. Children also take part in the preparation for weekly Mass and have an active part e.g. readings, preparation of gifts, bidding prayers.

Children respect the religious areas of our school with a focus point in every classroom and one outside of the Head Teacher’s office. They also prepare liturgical areas of the class and prepare the areas for different liturgical themes. They respect the beauty and wonder of the new church next door and enjoy celebrating Mass with the parish.

Children’s behaviour is a testament to how they truly live out the school’s mission statement. They are able to relate to the teaching of Jesus with regard to forgiveness and reconciliation.

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NEWSLETTER 17.07.17

17th Jul 2017

This Wednesday will mark the end of the academic year for the staff and pupils at Saint Bede’s, g...

NEWSLETTER 10.07.17

10th Jul 2017

As we draw nearer to the end of term, we seem to have more and more exciting events. Life is ever s...

NEWSLETTER 27.06.17

27th Jun 2017

At this time, when so many of our young people are receiving the sacraments, it is a good opportuni...

NEWSLETTER 21.06.17

26th Jun 2017

Welcome back again. I hope the half term has found you suitably refreshed for the second half of th...