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2020 Reading Challenge

2020 Reading Challenge – for Parents, Students and Staff

New Year’s resolutions have come and probably gone – but here is one very beneficial idea  that you can try – the 2020 Reading Challenge!

Just pick 20 suggestions from the list and get on with it… you could challenge the rest of your family or your friends.


2020 Reading Challenge


Year 8 & 10 Football Teams

Both the year 8 and 10 boys’ football teams have reached the semi finals of the County Cup:

Year 8 beat Catmose College 3-1 on Monday 20 January

Year 10 beat Rawlins Academy 5-1 on Wednesday 22 January

Well done to both teams


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Design & Enterprise


Design Museum London award Year 10 Product Design students from St Paul’s  for their hard work and determination in completing Design Ventura 2019, a design and enterprise project that challenges young people to design a new product for the Design Museum Shop.

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Participants used the following skills:

Creativity and design thinking

Enterprise capability




Problem solving and resilience

All received a Design and Enterprise Certificate

Well done!

James Conaghan with the St Paul's Catholic School football team

New Sports Kit sponsored by Novotel

We are delighted to showcase our new sports kits sponsored by the Novotel. Our teams are very successful both in City and County leagues and deserve to look their very best.

We would like to thank the Novotel and for their sponsorship and for the General Manager of the new Novotel and Adagio suites on Great Central Street for joining us for the photos. We wish the teams all the best in their forthcoming matches.

St Paul's Catholic School netball team

St Paul's Catholic School rugby team

James Conaghan with the St Paul's Catholic School basketball team


Principal’s Pen

Mrs Conaghan was delighted to present the Principal’s Pen to the following Year 7 students:

Lily – making outstanding progress in reading during the last half term

Ethan & Natasha – outstanding and sustained effort in Maths.  They are thoroughly engaged in their own learning and always push through the work.

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Well done to the 3 of you!

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Princes Trust Animal Care

Princes Trust students had a special visitor in school, Rocky, as they were learning about animal handling as part of their Animal Care programme.


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School Carol Service – Wednesday 18th December

Thank you to our Choir, musicians and readers for our lovely Carol Service in the evening for families and friends and then for the rest of the school the day after.

The staff choir also made their debut!

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May we wish everyone a very Happy and blessed Christmas!