Church News

13Jul 2021

The school mass in the parish church today was also the last one for our Year 6 pupils who will soon be leaving us to move on to their respective Secondary schools.  We wish them all the best for their next phase in their educational journey.

13Jul 2021

Our school community today said a formal farewell to Mrs Appah, former headteacher through a thanksgiving mass at English Martyrs’ Parish church led by Bishop Paul Hendricks. Mrs Appah was the school’s headteacher for nine years and served at our school for a total of 26 years.

12Jun 2021

This last week we had a special week on OTHER FAITHS. Children in all year groups learned about how Sikh people celebrate their special days, what they believe in and their other practices in places of worship. You can read more about this in some of the short reports on Page 3 of this week’s Newsletter. 

04May 2021

Today we are celebrating the feast day of the ENGLISH MARTYRS – patron saints of our school.  The whole school came together for a virtual assembly.  During the rest of the week children will continue to reflect on these special people through researching their lives, writing biographies and drawing images of these saints.

27Apr 2021

English Martyrs’ are proud to announce  that we are participating in the Captain Tom 100 Challenge (100 laps of the track between 30/04/21 and 03/05/21) to raise money for the charity ‘FutureSense Foundation‘.  They work with rural communities in countries like Cambodia, India, Nepal, Peru, Tanzania, and Thailand to improve the quality of education, address gender inequality, increase access to clean water and sanitation, promote good health and wellbeing, and raise the awareness […]

01Apr 2021

On this Wednesday of Holy Week, our last day of term, the whole school came together for collective worship in a different way.   Our Year 6 pupils led the Stations of the Cross devotion from church which was streamed live for all other classes to follow.   It was a good opportunity for everyone to think […]

21Dec 2020

Merry Christmas Welcome to our private virtual theatre where you can watch our amazing Christmas production in the comfort of your own home. We of course would have really loved for you to have been able to watch our production live; however, due to the current situation with the COVID pandemic, we are unfortunately unable […]

16Dec 2020

English Martyrs’ Catholic Primary School in Walworth have been very busy since the beginning of Advent collecting food donations for the local community. It is something the school do every year but this year it seems more important to the children as their own community has been hit so badly by Covid 19.  With even […]

17Jul 2020

We are very proud of one of our Year 2 pupils, Samuel in class 2J. He and a friend started to collect some food for people and helped distribute this to the needy in his local area. Southwark News have run a special story highlighting their kindness. It is such a kind and wonderful thing […]