Welcome! Here you will find details of what is going on in our school connected to our faith, religious fasts and festivals and liturgies.
8 Year 10s were commissioned yesterday (17/06/16) as Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist by Monsignor Dickens in Our Lady's Chapel at St. George's Cathedral.
Year 8 went on retreat today (14th June) where they explored ideas of beauty in God's eyes.
Mary the Mother of the 21st Century
Year 8 – Larissa Oviawe 8C
Year 9 –Nohran Yinga 9L
Mary as Mother - Competition May 2016
The month of May is dedicated to Mary in the Catholic Church.
The RE department ran a competition for pupils to enter.
The brief: To design an image of Mary as Mother in the 21st Century.
Here are some of the entries. Winners to be announced shortly!
Year 10 recently attended their retreat at Aylesford where the them was 'Who is my neighbour?' where they reflected on the Year of Mercy and the Refugee Crisis.
Sr Magdalen's Book Launch 2016
Commemorating 200 Years of St. Julie’s death and Legacy
- 24 Hour Sponsored Silence:
Over 60 pupils got involved. Our day was a rather quiet one here at Notre Dame. Million Minutes is a Catholic charity enabling youth action and advocacy activities that give voice and support to young people (aged up to 25) to transform their lives and their world. That's because young people's energy and vibrancy is astonishing. We have faith in young people. We see a world in which young people enable the transformation needed for everyone to live a life of dignity.
We will let you know as soon as the money has been counted!
Notre Dame Schools commemorate Sister Dorothy Stang
A recent project includes the production of a video showing that the memory of Sr. Dorothy Stang is alive for students today in the school settings. (Notre Dame Schools Remember…) In Britain, Notre Dame schools remember Sr. Dorothy in specific places named for her.
Please see our Eco Challenges; these small acts can bring about great love towards our environment.
- Eco challenges
We were impressed by Leonardo DiCaprio who waited years to win an Oscar and when he did his speech was in favour of the Environment:
Celebrating 50 Years of Consecrated Life
Year 10 pupils interviewed Sr. Rosemary in October 2015 about her vocation of Holy Orders to mark her 50th year as a Sister of Notre Dame.