Choir Champions

Last week saw both our First and Middle School choirs and a recorder ensemble participate in the Gibraltar Festival for Young Musicians (GFYM).  On Thursday 22nd February the choirs and ensemble performed at the John Mackintosh Hall, competing against other local schools. The First School choir sang beautifully, the adjudicator said their performance was exciting, with…

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Victorian Day 2018

As part of the conclusion to their History lessons, year 6 pupils have experienced a day in the life as a Victorian.  On Friday 09th February pupils were transported back in time attending a Victorian school.  Pupils have been learning about life in Victorian times where they all produced some fantastic journals as part of their project work. …

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Check Mate Chess

During Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th February, some of our children entered the Tradewise Junior Chess championships. In the U10 category, Zach Hamilton came 3rd and Oliver Jarvis came 1st. These children will join other Loreto children in the annual Middle Schools tournament, held at the Caleta on Thursday 15th March from 9-1pm. Well done…

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Our Plastic Footprint

The children at Loreto Convent want to make a difference! We support the growing world-wide initiative to reduce our plastic footprint by ditching plastic water bottles and juice cartons and bringing re-usable bottles to school.  We are keen to do our bit to save our seas and oceans from the ever increasing amount of pollution…

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Reception’s Reading Talk

On Thursday 25th January, Mrs Byrne talked to the parents of our Reception children about reading skills. This included the theories behind how children read, along with how parents can support by reading to children in the preferred way. Missed the talk!?  Can catch up by viewing the presentation and accompanying video below. Please open the…

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Ski Trip Meeting

All parents of children attending the Ski Trip must attend the final meeting.  This will be held at 15:45 on Tuesday 16th January, 2018 at the school. Final details will only be issued at this meeting so it is imperative that you attend.  It is also your chance to ask any questions that you might…

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