'I can do all things with the help of God who strengthens me.' Philippians (4:13)

Monday 10th - Friday 14th December 2018

(Week B)

End of Term Arrangements and Events

The end of term is quickly approaching and in-between learning, mock examinations, Reconciliation Services there are a number of 'Christmas Events'. This is a special time for us as a faith family and as a school we will be celebrating in a number of ways.

Key Dates:

13th December 2018: FOSE Disco for Year 7 & 8 (6.30pm-8pm).

17th December 2018: Carol Concert (6pm St John’s Cathedral).

18th December 2018: Christmas Lunch (Year 7’s to purchase ticket in advance).

19th December 2018: Prefect Christmas Lunch.

21st December 2018: Emmanuel Celebration.   12 noon School closes (collection from School).

21st December 2018: Wear a Christmas Jumper day (£1 to go to a chosen charity).

7th January 2019: School Re-opens. Year 10 English Literature Mock.

24th January 2019: Year 9 Options Market, 4.30pm-6.30pm.

5th February 2019: Year 11 School Photograph.

7th February 2019: Year 11 Parents Evening, 4pm – 6.30pm.

Click to view details for our end of term arrangements

A Warm Welcome 

St Edmund's is a thriving, positive and happy environment where individuals achieve excellent levels of personal development.   The students and staff recognize the importance of the school's Catholic and Christian education and are committed to it in every way.   

Working with students we aim to foster a growth and commitment to the love and service of Christ through the teachings of the Catholic Church.

As a Christ-centered learning community we have a passion for developing the individual God given gifts with which we are bestowed.  We know all our students individually and work with them to nurture their unique sets of talents in a happy and supportive environment rooted in a genuine spirit of care which is present in a Christian family.

The start to term has been and gone and seems a distant memory now. Each new year always brings enormous change, especially for students starting in Year 7. However, I have been very impressed with their confidence, positivity and the ease in which they have started to settle into the St Edmund’s family. We must not forget that all year groups and individuals face their own challenge as they ‘move up’ and experience change. This is especially true for students in Year 10 and 11, where expectations, focus and demands on individuals are extremely high.


God Bless.


Mr Simon Graham - Headteacher

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FOSE Year 7 & 8 Disco13Dec2018

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Year 11s on study leave (students are in school for mock exams)14Dec2018

Carol Service 6pm - 7pm followed by refreshments17Dec2018

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ St John's Cathedral

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