Statements to live by

‘Statements to Live By’ is a unique resource initially developed by teachers across the Middlesbrough, Leeds, Hallam, and Hexham and Newcastle Dioceses facilitated by Theresa Laverick, RE Adviser for Middlesbrough and Frank McDermott (formerly Director of Schools for Hallam) and is used successfully in a number of schools throughout the Diocese.

The resource is rooted in nine guiding principles which support the distinctive nature of Catholic schools. The statements make the Catholic values of the school explicit, promote a positive and caring Christian ethos that is understood and communicated to everyone, promote emotional literacy and contribute towards community cohesion and the common good. They ensure that children and young people are given opportunities to:

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Newsletter 11.12.18

11th Dec 2018

Advent means ‘Coming’. Advent is a time of expectant waiting, and of preparation – not just t...

Newsletter 28.11.18

28th Nov 2018

Yet again, the Christmas Fair was a huge success, raising a grand total of £1400. Thank you to eve...

Newsletter 20.11.18

20th Nov 2018

On Sunday, our amazing school was named Sunday Times UK State Primary of the Year.We beat off the c...

Newsletter 13.11.18

13th Nov 2018

Thank you for taking the time to visit school and meet your child’s class teacher. I am sure the ...