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FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2019: (see the section below for the full programme)
Thank You so much for your last session based on Saints, on The Holy Souls in Purgatory and, please remember to fill a sheet with your patron Saint from your Baptism, or – if You do not have such – with your favourite Saint. Our Next Meeting will be held on 22ND November (THURSDAY) from 5pm to 6.30pm. Subject: “SACRAMENTS, SACRAMENTALIA & DEVOTIONS” Please, have with You always your rosary beads – the wooden ones for the practice.
SHORT REMINDER FOR THE PARENTS OF THE FIRST COMMUNION CHILDREN – Please, attend the sessions with your children, because they are organised on the way to make your life a little bit easier do not create another, separated sessions just with the Parents. All the Parents should stay for the sessions with the children, please, please.
The Baptismal Preparation Sessions before Christmas:: (see the section below for the full programme)
Please, note that it is expected from the Parents & God -Parents to practice their faith, which also means to attend Sunday Mass regularly.
These will be normally held on Fridays at St Swithun’s Church, commencing at 10:00am. We look forward to welcoming you at your child’s class mass.
|Thursday 1st November||Whole School||10:00am||St Swithun’s Church|
|Friday 16th November||Zebras||10:00am||St Swithun’s Church|
|Friday 23rd November||Leopards||10:00am||St Swithun’s Church|
|Friday 30th November||Gorillas||10:00am||St Swithun’s Church|
|Friday 7th December||Zebras||10:00am||St Swithun’s Church|
We look forward to welcoming you at your child’s class mass. Please note the change of time and place.
These will be held in the School Hall every Wednesday afternoon. Please join us for your own child’s class assembly, which begins at 3:10pm for which you may arrive at the School Office from 3:00pm.
|31st October 2018||Zebras|
|7th November 2018||Dolphins|
|14th November 2018||Wolves|
|28th November 2018||Starfish|
These will be held in class. Please join us at 9:15am for your child’s class liturgy.
|14th November 2018||Starfish|
|21st November 2018||Dolphin|
|28th November 2018||Seahorses|
Please note that the dates on the Portsmouth City Council website DO NOT include our Inset days. These can be found here in our newsletters, or on our website.
Monday 25th February 2019
Monday 22nd July 2019
Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Wednesday 4th September 2019
Holiday care is available for all of the inset days as well as the periods listed below: (please see the School Office.)
|Holiday Care Available from||to|
|2nd January 2019||4th January 2019|
|18th February 2019||22nd February 2019|
|8th April 2019||18th April 2019|
|28th May 2019||31st May 2019|
|24th July 2019||23rd August 2019|
|2nd September 2019||3rd September 2019|