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Autumn Newsletter 13
14 December 2018
Advent 3 -Joy This Sunday is called Gaudete Sunday, and we light the pink candle on our advent wreaths. The word Gaudate in Latin means ‘Rejoice’. We joyfully celebrate that Christmas is near– we rejoice that Christ is coming. Why not ask your child what the word joy means to them at this time of …
Autumn Newsletter 12
7 December 2018
In this Sunday’s Gospel, we hear about John the Baptist calling people to prepare themselves for Christ’s arrival. John alerted the people of the need to change some of their ways and to the fact that Jesus was coming. This reminds us of the importance of preparing ourselves as Christmas approaches and to be busy …
Autumn Newsletter 11
30 November 2018
Hope In this Sunday’s Gospel, we begin to celebrate the season of Advent. Advent is the season of hope, culminating in the celebration of the birth of Jesus, which brings us the good news that we are loved unconditionally. Embrace the joy of Advent and your family relationships as we prepare ourselves for the birth …
Autumn Newsletter 10
16 November 2018
In this Sunday’s Gospel, we are given an image about the end of the world! Jesus reminds us to look beyond the troubles of the world, to something far more important. Jesus assures us that although many things in the world may change, his words will last forever. We can be certain that our faithfulness …
Autumn Newsletter 9
9 November 2018
‘Gift’ In this Sunday’s Gospel, we are shown that even the smallest of good deeds, done with love, does not escape Jesus’ attention. The widow’s gift was so little that, in some ways, it would hardly make much difference. But Jesus reminds us that the amount we give is not as important as the love …
NPCAT October 2018 Newsletter
26 October 2018
Welcome Half term is upon us already! Where does the time go? Welcome to our initial Trust Newsletter which will be issued each half term. This edition we have a focus on St Bernadette’s, St Mary’s and St Thomas More’s Catholic Primary Schools. I hope you get a flavor of the excellent range of experiences …
Autumn Newsletter 8
26 October 2018
Courage In this Sunday’s Gospel, by continuing to call on Jesus, the blind man showed courage. Other people told the Blind man to stop calling for Jesus but he showed continued courage. We all need courage from time to time, courage to try something new, to tell the truth, admit a mistake, stand up for …
Autumn Newsletter 7
19 October 2018
Greatness In this Sunday’s Gospel Jesus teaches the disciples how to be truly great. Being kind, self-giving, thoughtful and helpful are great qualities. It’s not always easy to live our lives in this way but it is the way that God wants us to live, to become the best that we can be. As St …
Letter from CEO
18 October 2018
Thursday 18th October 2018 Dear Parents & Carers, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as CEO of the Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust, which was formed on 1st September 2018. Over the coming years we will ensure the continued progress of all 25 Catholic schools within the Trust. I will ensure …
Autumn Newsletter 6
12 October 2018
Happiness   In this Sunday’s Gospel we hear about a wealthy young man whose love of money and possessions were stopping him finding true happiness. So Jesus lovingly challenges him: if he wants to have the true, lasting happiness for which he is asking, then he must give God first place in his life. The …