St Monica Primary School


To complement our academic curriculum we provide our children with a wide range of opportunities to nurture develop and stretch their talents and interests. These meaningful experiences encourage children to understand how to be responsible, respectful, active citizens who contribute positively to a diverse society.

This is achieved through the following: 

  • Anti-Bullying WeekAnti-bullying week

  • Charity Events-Comic Relief, Children in Need, Sport relief, support Food Banks, Christmas Jumper Day

  • Religious Celebrations-Harvest Festival, Easter, Christmas, Diwali, NSPCC

  • Annual days- World Book Day, Maths Day, National Poetry Day, Friendship Day, Online Safety, Remembrance Day, Black History Month

  • Theme Weeks- Book Week, Arts Week, STEM, Healthy Body Healthy Mind

  • Sporting Events-Sponsored Run, Run a mile, in house competitions, sports days, games days

  • Inviting experts in to inspire all our learners – authors, actors, artists, musicians, sports people including promoting female sports, poets & other professionals

  • Sporting competitions open to every child- in particular Pupil Premium children

  • Musical Events-Literacy & Rap Project, performances

  • National Events- Queen’s Birthday, Royal Wedding, Election, Brexit,

  • Global Events- Olympics, 100 Years World War 1, World Cup, VE Day

  • Clubs e.g. Football, Dodgeball, Drama etc. 

  • Residential and carefully chosen visits

  • School Council, House Captains, Reading Ambassadors, Head Boy & Girl