Entries by Liz Heymoz

Goodbye and Thank You Father Tim!

This week we said goodbye to Father Tim. We presented him with a virtual garden bench which will be engraved and delivered to Ireland next term. Thank you for your generosity!  Year 5 led us in the assembly retelling key events in Father Tim’s life and we sang Sweet Thames Flow Softly which is one […]

International Evening

It has been a fantastic week for our school as we continue to celebrate our golden jubilee. Thank you to everyone who took part in our International Evening yesterday. It was wonderful to celebrate the different traditions and cultures represented within our Pope Paul community. Thank you to the teachers for preparing the songs and […]

Mass Of Thanksgiving

What a wonderful day for our whole school community! It was a privilege to share in the joyous Mass of Thanksgiving for 50 years of Pope Paul School on Wednesday. The children read, sang and played beautifully. The Cardinal was very impressed and enjoyed receiving the Fairtrade Hamper from our Reception children.     It […]

Arrived Safely

Dear Parents, I have just received news that our Year 6 children arrived safely at Kingswood and are busy making their beds and getting ready for their first activity. Enjoy your evening! Liz Heymoz

Garden Party to celebrate 50 Years of Pope Paul

Today we held our garden party to celebrate 50 years of our school. Each class created a garden to represent a decade from the 1960s to 2010s. Reception Class took the 1980s and created the world of shoulder pads, trolls and colour. Year 1 celebrated the music group Oasis from the 1990s by creating a desert […]

Potters Bar Carnival

What a fabulous time we had! Thank you to everyone who came to take part in our walking float. You looked amazing in your tie dye shirts and 1960s gear! It was wonderful to have such a huge turn out and  for Pope Paul Catholic Primary School to have such a significant presence in this […]

Sports Day Fun!

Congratulations to St Francis’ House who won the KS1 Sports Day today. It was wonderful to see all the children showing such determination and perseverance whilst encouraging their team mates. Thank you to all the parents and grandparents who came to support the children. Does anyone fancy a parents’ race next year?!?

Oakmere Mini Marathon Champions

Today our Year 5 and 6 pupils took part in the Oakmere Mini Marathon. This is an annual event organised by the staff of Oakmere School for the primary schools of Potters Bar. Our children showed huge commitment and determination as they completed the course in the hot sunshine. Ellie in Year 5 came in FIRST […]