Year 6

Welcome to Year 6.

Mrs Tipping and Mr Mears are delighted to be teaching Y6 this year and are already looking forward to the Robinwood Residential 5th -7th February 2020

This year the Year 6′s will take on added leadership responsibilities helping St Oswald’s to continue to be a happy and peaceful school.

Y6 are always fantastic ambassadors for St Oswald’s and great role models for our younger pupils.


 Key Learning Indicators of Performance (KLIPS) for Year 6

Click on the links below to access our library of free resources for home learning

Seesaw for home learning

Home Learning Updated weekly

Resource Library

Twinkl YEAR 6 RESOURCE PACK     (go to and sign up with offer code CVDTWINKLHELPS)

White Rose Daily Maths and Worksheets

Oxford Owl ebooks - Class Login – sto56  Password – 1234


Internet Safety:

Online Safety Guidelines

Online Safety Home learning activities

White Rose Maths Worksheets Week 11

Latest White Rose Maths Worksheets and Answers 6th July

A guide to in-game chat online

Click the link below to access the latest guidance on in game chat on all major gaming platforms Think you know

T10 Gadgets by Harrison

Using our Y6 talk for writing activity pack as inspiration, Harrison designed his very own website for his T10 Gadget range. Click here to enter

White Rose Maths Worksheets 29th June Week 10

Latest worksheets and answers from White Rose Maths

Latest Online Safety Advice

Online Safety Newsletter July 2020_St Oswalds

NHS – Wellbeing resources

01 Wellbeing – Connect with Others 02 Wellbeing – Physical Activity 03 Wellbeing – Learning Something New 04 Wellbeing – Giving 05 Wellbeing – Being Present

White Rose Maths worksheets: Week 9 – 22nd June

Latest worksheets from White Rose Maths

Universal Church Come and See / CAFOD Topic

Universal Church Topic

Christian Education Reflection and Newsletter 21st June

Christian Education Summer Newsletter 2020

National School Sport Week at Home 2020

Youth Sport Trust (YST) have created ideas for activities and challenges to stimulate young people’s engagement. Their aim is to, “unite the whole country – families, schools, sport and businesses – in a celebration of the power of sport to bring people together to capture the enjoyment, challenge and camaraderie they are missing out on” (YST, 2020).

TikTok : Advice for parents

Click the link below to access parental guidance for TikTok TikTok : Advice for parents

Water safety resources from the Canal River Trust

Activities and advice for safety around rivers, lakes, ponds and canals.

Wider Opening of Schools Update 15.06.2020

Important information regarding school opening for Year 6 on 22.06.2020

Y6 White Rose Worksheets Spring Term

White Rose Worksheets Spring Term

A message from Archbishop Malcolm – Corpus Christi

The Archbishop has recorded a video message for the feast of Corpus Christi.

White Rose Maths Worksheets and Answers 15th June

This weeks maths worksheets from White Rose

French Home Learning 15th June 2020

Your Latest French Home Learning (Week 12)

Computing Week – Dance Party

Do you love dancing? Do you love Fortnight and Tiktok? Well, here is the challenge for you!

Latest Stats from Travel to Tokyo

Well done to everyone who is keeping active during these strange times. Keep posting your activities.

Review from the Director of Public Health

Latest information regarding the closure of schools

Science from The Association of Science Education

Some great lessons and resources from the ASE.

Latest Home Learning from Seesaw

After a busy few weeks with Art Week, Science Week and DT Week, you have been busy uploading your fantastic learning to Seesaw. We have  loved seeing all the amazing posts. You are all doing amazing work! Keep it up. Here is a snapshot of some of what you have been up to over the […]

Talk for Writing Activity Packs

Writing resources for all year groups

Y6 Transition to All Hallows

Very important information for Y6 transition to All Hallows in September 2020!

Sunday the 7th June – Mass sheet and Parish Bulletin

Mass sheet and Bulletin for Trinity Sunday

French Home Learning 8th June

Shopping for pizza ingredients.

Trinity Sunday and Life during lockdown

New resources from the diocese.

Picture News – Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter 2020 Resource – June 2020 Picture News Special Resource – Black Lives Matter

Latest Online Safety Home Learning Packs

Think You Know

Talk for writing resources

Activity Packs

White Rose Maths – Worksheets 8th June

Latest White Rose maths resources

Online Safety Newsletter June 2020

The latest advice on gaming, Instagram and some reminders for using Zoom Safely

Pentecost Sunday 31st May 2020 – Bulletin and Mass sheet

Mass sheet and Weekly Bulletin from the Parish

New – Pentecost Sunday resources

New resources from the diocese.

DT Week – Food Tech

This week, alongside your home learning we have launched DT week. This is a great opportunity to practise your design skills. The focus will be on food technology so get your aprons on and get cooking!   Find below the links to your instructions. We have split them into Infants and Juniors. DT week 2020 […]

French Home learning 1st June Week 10

Year 6 – French  Year 3, 4 and 5 Tu aimes faire quoi? What do you like to do? Watch this video. You might need to listen a few times to catch it all.   Can you translate the sentences on this sheet and draw a picture to illustrate each hobby? Practise expressing likes and […]

The Ickabog by JK Rowling

Introducing the Ickabog, an exciting new story by JK Rowling. Use the links below to access the story and much more.

Interactive Science Experiments and More!

Online science resources from BP.

New Online Safety resources

Find below a site full of interactive remote lessons, resources, videos and activities to help teach online safety at home. SafterInternet – SMART

Art Week 2020

Well done to everyone who took part in our Nature inspired Art week. It was a huge success and we all loved seeing your creations on Seesaw. Here is a snap shot of some of the great Art you made this week.

Pope Francis’ Five Finger Prayer

Pope Francis’ Five Finger Prayer

Update: Get Set – Travel to Tokyo

Beatbox Adventures

Create your own music at home and raise money for NHS Charities together.

White Rose Maths 1st June – Worksheets and Answers

Y1-Week-6-Worksheets Y1-Week-6-Answers Y2-Week-6-Worksheets Y2-Week-6-Answers Y3-Week-6-Worksheets Y3-Week-6-Answers Y4-Week-6-Worksheets Y4-Week-6-Answers Y5-Week-6-Worksheets Y5-Week-6-Answers Y6-Week-6-Worksheets Y6-Week-6-Answers

White Rose Maths – Answers

Week 5 answer sheets

New – Virtual Museum Tours

Explore the world of Art and History through these amazing virtual museum tours.

Latest – Online safety at home Activities

Online safety at home – Activities

Online safety at home – Guidance for parents

Think you know – Online Safety at Home - Video

Talk for writing activity packs

Talk for writing – Batch 4 Talk for writing – Batch 3 Talk for writing – Batch 2  Talk for writing – Batch 1

Calling all Den Builders!

Den building is a great activity for all the family. Here are some designs from IKEA to get you started. Maybe you can draw and design your own den before you build it?

White Rose Maths Week 5 – 18th May 2020

Y6-Week-5-Worksheets Y5-Week-5-Worksheets Y4-Week-5-Worksheets Y3-Week-5-Worksheets Y2-Week-5-Worksheets Y1-Week-5-Worksheets

White Rose maths Worksheets

WhiteRose maths worksheets to accompany the daily video lessons.

Sumdog – Online Learning

A great resource for children to practice skills set by our teachers

Get Set Tokyo

The latest from our Travel to Tokyo Dashboard.

Home Learning – Seesaw

A little look at some of your amazing learning from home.

Art Week 2020

This week we are launching Art week! Our theme is Nature around us.

Key Stage 2 – French w/c 18th May

French: Watch this video where Ben meets Lili’s family.   Draw a picture of your family and practise introducing everyone. Je vous présente ma famiile. (Juh voo praysont ma famee) Voici (vwasee)  mon père et ma more. J’ai une soeur qui (key)  s’appelle …… et un frère qui (key) s’appelle……..Add your pets if you have […]

7 Ways to support children and young people who are worried

7 Ways to support children and young people who are worried  

Latest – South Ribble Sport Development – Home activities

Find below the latest activities from the South Ribble Sports Development team Home Activities Week 4

Cycle routes

Click below to find a range of approved cycle routes from our friends at South Ribble Sport Development team.

Online safety – Cyberbullying guidance

Online Safety Newsletter May 2020_OnlineBullying

Lancashire School games Home learning Week 4 11th – 17th May

Year 1 & 2 School games activities Year 3 -6 School games activities

Childnet – Film competition 2020

For all our budding film makers.

You can now enter the 2020 Childnet Film Competition from home

White Rose Maths – Worksheets w/c 11th May

Find the links to all the maths worksheets for the White Rose maths video lessons for the upcoming week.

What is VE Day? National Literacy Trust

Friday 8 May 2020 is the 75th anniversary of VE Day – the end of the Second World War in Europe.

Get Set – Travel to Tokyo Challenge

The Tokyo 2020 Games may not be happening this year but you can still get active, stay connected and win prizes with Travel to Tokyo, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s official, free programme for everyone at St Oswald’s.

TikTok – Online safety advice for parents

One of the most popular platforms online right now. Know the risks!

VE Day 2020 – Lancashire History team

Some suggestions on how to celebrate VEDay from Lancashire’s History team Click here

New – Mission Together Home Learning resources

New – Mission together home learning resources Mission together  

Online Safety guidance and activities

New online safety resources from Think You Know!

New – Primary Picture News VE Day Special

New - Picture News Special Resource – VE Day 75th Anniversary 2020 New - VE Day 75th Anniversary Resource – April 2020

French – Key Stage 2 Home Learning Week 6

How to introduce yourself in French Use an online French dictionary to make a list of 5 ice cream flavours. Role play buying an ice cream. Une glace vanille, s’il vous plait. (oon glass vanee, seel voo play) Voila! Deux Euros, s’il vous plait. Voila. Merci. Bonne journee!

Lancashire School Games – Stay at Home Activities

Lancashire School Games – Year 1-2 - Active at Home activities for years 1 and 2 Lancashire School Games – Year 3 -6 - Active at Home activities for years 3-6

VE Day – St Oswald’s Stay at Home Street Party Friday 8th May

Celebrate VE Day with us this Friday with a Stay at Home Virtual Street Party.

Prayer resources

Resources to help promote prayer.

The Art Room – The Seasons

An exciting new Art resource looking at the seasons.

Sing Up at home

A great resource to sing along to at home. Sing up at home

Out of the Ark

Great new music resource for all year groups Out of the Ark  

New: Captain Tom Moore – Picture News

Captain Tom Moore Resource – April 2020 Picture News Paper Blank Picture News Special Resource – Captain Tom Moore 2020

Chester Zoo – Virtual learning

Come in a have a look around Chester Zoo. There’s lots to learn!

Learning at Home – Seesaw

This weekend we launched Seesaw for home learning and were amazed to see all the wonderful activities you have been up to at home. Here is a peek at some of that great learning!

Stay Home Stay Safe – Rainbow song

A lovely Song to remind us to Stay Home and Stay Safe

New: Online Safety Guidance

Online Safety Newsletter May 2020_St Oswalds

Virtual Singing sessions – Weekdays at 2pm

Virtual singing sessions

New: Latest resources from the Lancashire maths team

The latest maths resources from Lancashire maths

Maths Policies 2020

Our written and mental maths calculations policies. April 2020

Seesaw for Home Learning

We have launched Seesaw for home learning! A place to share all your home learning with your class and teachers. Year 6 Home Seesaw Year 5 Home Seesaw Year 4 Home Seesaw Year 3 Home Seesaw Year 2 Home Seesaw Year 1 Home Seesaw Reception Home Seesaw

St George’s Day Activity pack

St George’s Day Home learning

RE Home Learning – 27th April 2020

RE HOME LEARNING 27th April 2020 – Pentecost

Living through History – Time Capsule Activity

Time Capsule – An activity pack to document living through history   

Lancashire maths resources

A great set of resources made by the Lancashire Maths team

Online Safety at home

Online Safety activities from Think You Know

Google Earth Adventure

Super Spring Reading Checklist

‘We’re all in this together’ April 2020

Just a little hello to all our children at StOswald’s. We miss you and hope to all be together again soon

Barefoot Computing – Home Learning

A great set of resources for all your computing learning

Primary Picture News

Some more fantastic resources from Primary Picture News

How to make a Reading Den

Ways to keep up your child’s reading

Ways to keep your child’s reading up while schools are closed | National Literacy Trust

Online Safety – Zoom

Zoom Online Safety guide

Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing

A bank of resources to help promote mental health and wellbeing in children and young people

NEW – Pobble Non-Screen activities you can do at home

Pobble Non-Screen activities you can do at home

Sumdog Update

Sumdog has now introduced Reading, Spelling and Maths competitions for everyone at St Oswald’s!

Roald Dahl – Things to do at home

Roald Dahl – Things to do at home

Mission Together

Some lovely RE activities to do at home

Newsletter and Easter Message from Archbishop Malcolm

Archbishop_McMahon_Easter_2020 Easter Sunday

STEM Competition

Leaders Award STEM Competition Calling all home educators, There is nothing like a little boredom to fuel creative invention! With that in mind, we would like to present our ‘If you were an engineer, what would you do’ Home Learning Project. Completely free for all children and young people aged 3-19. We are providing more […]

Whiz, Pop, Bang Science Resources

Amazing Science Activities

The Child Bereavement Network

advice on supporting grieving children during the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus – A Story For Children

A book about Coronavirus, illustrated by Axel Scheffler

Easter In France

A simple video teaching children about the Easter bells in France

RE and Prayer Resources

Some lovely resources to help celebrate Holy Week and Easter

Bugsy Malone 2019

Year 6 do BUGSY

Year 6 Home Learning

This week’s learning guidance

25 non-screen activities you can do at home by Pobble


30 day Lego challenge

Spread the happiness indoor activities

NSPCC – Buddy’s Big Workout 2020

What a great effort from everyone at St Oswald’s! Buddy’s Workout was a huge success with everyone joining in and breaking a sweat to raise money for the NSPCC. Thank you and well done to our school council for planning and arranging the whole day! Remember to return your sponsor forms to school.

NSPCC Stay Safe Speak Out Programme – Friday 25 February 2020

Details about the programme taking place over the next few weeks!

Young Voices 2020

A memorable day at Young Voices at the M.E.N in Manchester. Everyone was fantastic and sang their hearts out. Well done once again to our amazing choir.

Y6 Residential Visit to Robinwood 2020 – 5-7 February 2020

Final details regarding forthcoming trip to Robinwood. Please return Personal Information Forms back to school no later than Tuesday 14 January 2020 – thank you!

Online Safety – Top Tips and Platform Guides

Some information to help you guide your children in an online world. Here you will find some useful guides on everything from Tiktok, Snapchat and YouTube to top tips on smartphone usage and social media.

‘The Grinch’ at the Lowry

What an amazing experience for all at St Oswald’s. The Grinch didn’t disappoint. Everyone was on the edge of their seats for the entire performance and have been left with life long memories! Happy Grinchmas everyone!

KS2 Junior Production of ‘Bugsy Malone’ – Wednesday 11 December 2019

Ticket Deadline 9am Friday 29 November 2019!

The Pudsey Marathon for Children in Need

Schools Gotta Dance Show, Mechanics Theatre Burnley – Monday 26 November 2019 Final Arrangements Letter

Please return t-shirt orders no later than Friday 15 November – thank you!

Whole School Visit to see ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas!’, The Lowry, Manchester – Wednesday 18 December 2019

Exciting opportunity to see this heart-warming musical! Children will be returning at approx 5.45 pm.

Young Voices 2020

Dear Parents of Young Voices Choir Children Your child can access the Children’s Music Room from the front page of the Young Voices website. This is your access code ‘YV2020’ for your child to view all the lyrics and dance moves. Have fun!

Schools’ Gotta Dance Show, Mechanics Theatre, Burnley – Monday 25 November 2019

Please return Medical Consent Form by Friday 18 October 2019 -thank you!

Young Voice Concert, MEN Arena – Friday 31 January 2020

Please return slip and payment to school by Friday 8 November 2019 thank you!

Y6 Schools’ Gotta Dance Show, Mechanics Theatre, Burnley – Monday 25 November 2019

Details of forthcoming trip. Please return the slip by Thursday 10 October 2019. Thank you!

Y6 Visit to Lancashire Infantry Museum & The Museum of Lancashire – Friday 29 November 2019

Please make a payment of £10.00 through ParentPay. Full school uniform. Thank you!

European day of Languages

Everyone had a great time celebrating European Day of Languages on Friday. Thank you to all our guests who came and read to our children. C’etait magnifique!

Y6 Residential Visit to Robinwood, Wednesday 5 – Friday 7 February 2020

Please pay £20.00 deposit on ParentPay by Friday 18 October 2020. Thank you!

ParentPay Accounts

Reminder that all ParentPay account are to be settled asap. Thank you!

ParentPay Accounts

Please ensure ParentPay accounts are cleared by the end of term! Thank you.

Y6 Leavers Hoodies 2019

Order form to be returned by Monday 24 May – thank you!

Y6 Art Day – Thursday 16 May 2019

Details of Y6 Art Day at Brickcroft, Longton!

Preston Schools’ Gotta Dance Show 2019, Charter Theatre. Preston, Monday 25 March

Final arrangements regarding this years show!

Year 6 Residential Visit to Robinwood 2019

Final details relating to Y6 trip to Robinwood 6-8 February 2019. Full payment due Thursday 31 January 2019 – thank you!

Preston Schools’ Gotta Dance Show at Preston Charter Theatre, Monday 25 March 2018

Details of forthcoming dance show at the Charter Theatre! Tickets on sale from 02 January 2018.

Year 6 thoroughly enjoyed experiencing life in the Army, during WWI at Fulwood Barracks and the Museum of Lancashire.

The spooky house of St Oswald’s Click the link to view the video

Scrooge lyrics 2018

Ghost of a chance – 1 You’re here to work Scrooge, Scrooge Fezziwig’s Christmas Carol It’s snowing Fezziwig Rock and Roll Charity He didn’t take it with him Ghost of a chance – 2  

Yer 6 Caritas Lunch, Friday 16 November 2018

Donation of cakes greatly appreciated!

Year 6 Visit to Lancashire Infantry Museum & The Museum of Lancashire, Friday 23 November 2018

Details regarding Year 6 forthcoming trip!

Meet The Teacher presentations

Our class presentations for this year.

Year 6 Faith in Action

Details about Faith in Action and rota

Y6 Residential Visit to Robinwood, 6 – 8 February 2019

Details of Robinwood – deposit of £20.00 to be paid by Friday 19 October, thank you!

Y6 All Hallows Taster Day, Wednesday 3 October 2018

Details of Taster Day at All Hallows!

Caritas Lunch 2018

End of Year 6 Retreat, Wednesday 18 July 2018

Details of Y6 Retreat day, visit to Cathedral and Crosby beach!

Year 6 Leavers Party, Thursday 12 July 2018

Fish & Chip supper! Orders and payment to be returned to school by Monday 9 July! Thank you.

Year 6 Fiver Challenge

Details of the Fiver Challenge which Y6 are taking part in over the new few weeks! Reminder to return the Pupil IOU form. Thank you!

Year 6 Walk around Longton, Thursday 21 & Friday 22 June 2018

Year 6 walk to Mad Hatters, Longton village & park!

Year 6 Transition Day to All Hallows, Friday 29th June

Details of Year 6 Transition Day to All Hallows. Don’t forget to bring in £2.50 for lunch money to school by Mon 25 June, thank you!

Year 6 Visit to Nimes

Final arrangements for Nimes!

Pobble Launch letter

Information about the exciting launch of Pobble!

Year 6 pupils and French visitors – visit to the Lake District

Details of forthcoming trip! Please note children will only return to school at 5pm.

Year 6 Leavers Hoodies 2018

Information about Y6 Leavers Hoodies 2018 – payment and slips by Thursday 24 May. Thank you!

Roblox and Fortnite – Information for parents

An increasing number of our pupils are accessing these gaming platforms so we’ve gathered some information on them for you to read.

Year 6 Visit to Lowe House

Details of forthcoming trip for Year 6!

Year 6 Visit to Nimes

Final payment request for Nimes!

Orienteering Competition Year 6

St Oswald’s took part in a new orienteering competition at UCLAN’s Sports Arena against 20 other schools. A confident Year 6 team worked hard on a very cold and windy day and managed to succeed in winning the whole event for the South Ribble area! A very proud school will now be heading to the […]

Y6 Visit to Nimes, Tuesday 19 June 2018 – Saturday 23 June 2018

Important information regarding forthcoming Y6 residential trip to Nimes, France!

Pupil Pupil Premium Application Form (Free School Meals) for Y1,2,3,4,5 & 6 Pupils


Safer Internet Day 2018 #SID2018

This year our focus for Safer Internet Day was to Create, Connect and Share respect online. We looked at ways to be kind online and how best to share respect with one another.

Year 6 Wrist Friendship Concert – Wednesday 28 February 2018

Forthcoming details for the Wrist Friendship Concert at Preston Guild Hall!

Year 5/6 Indoor Athletics Finals 2017-18

After coming second in the Indoor Athletics competition, at The Priory High School back in November, St Oswald’s were ready for the South Ribble Finals at Lostock Hall Academy. They were 12 schools in total with some very tough competition. Both the girls and boys team did really well and helped St Oswald’s come 4th. […]

The 2017 Junior Production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang – Ticket Arrangements

Ticket request deadline 4 December at 9.00 am!

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Lyrics

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Lyrics

Year 6 trip to Lancashire Infantry Museum & Museum of Lancashire – Thursday 16th November

Details of Y6 trip!

Super Learning Day 2017

All the children had a fantastic day learning new skills during our 10th anniversary Super Learning Day. Activities included Salsa, First Aid, Maypole Dancing, Edible Art, Mindfulness, Yoga, Golf, Rugby and Gaelic Football.  We had a special visit from some Minions who performed a dance to the whole school and the Year 6 leaders did […]

Computing Week 2017

Minecraft comes to St Oswald’s! We all became game designers this term during our Computing week, bringing to life the world of Minecraft and creating our own games. We had a great time experimenting with the Zombies, Iron Golems and the rest of the Minecraft Universe and unearthed some real talent in all our classes. Check out the gallery and click on the links to play the Minecraft games designed by some of our children!

Harry Potter Day – celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter

Year 6 Leavers’ Party 2017

Leavers’ Party reply required ASAP!

Year 6 Retreat to the Metropolitan Cathedral and Crosby Beach on Wed 19 July 2017

Details of the forthcoming visit to Liverpool for Year 6!

Y6 visit Nimes, France

A group of 14 children has just returned from a brilliant visit to our partner school, La Gazelle in Nimes. We spent a day at school doing fun lessons with the French children and had a French school lunch (3 Courses!). We then spent the afternoon and evening with a French family. The next day, […]

Reading List for Y6

Reading_List_6 Some great books here for Y6 avid readers!

Football Masterclass for Year 6 Pupils

5 sessions commencing Monday 12 June! 20 places available, first come, first served.

Good Shepherd Mass

Year 6 pupils, 20 June – Please return the permission slip ASAP – thank you!

Tag Rugby South Ribble Borough Finals

Tuesday 13 June 2017 – your child will have been given a letter to bring home if they are part of the team.

Year 6 Visit to Robinwood 2017

Year 6 had a fantastic 3 days at Robinwood…. here are some of the photos.

Lancashire Athletics Finals

St Oswald’s Athletics Team had once again made it to the Lancashire Finals in Blackpool. They were up against 15 other top ranking schools in Lancashire. After a tough competition, the team ended up in 9th position. A huge achievement for everyone involved!

Spellbinder visits the Juniors 2017

The juniors were visited by Spellbinder today who told some great stories based on the theme, ‘Heroes and Villains’. Year 6 also enjoyed seeing him for their last time after 7 years of visits! Thank you Spellbinder.

Indoor Athletics South Ribble Finals

Year 5 and 6 Athletics Team were once again competing in the South Ribble finals against the top teams across Penwortham, Longton and Leyland. It was a tough competition throughout but with every St Oswald’s athlete trying their very best and working as a team, we became 1st overall! A super achievement. Bring on the […]

Indoor Athletics Competition Y5/6

The Year 5 and 6 indoor athletics team took part in a competition at All Hallows High School. They were against 8 other primary schools and competed brilliantly. Everyone performed exceptionally as individuals and as a team. When the results came in, St Oswald’s won gold which put us through to the South Ribble Finals.

Young Voices Concert – Manchester Arena – Thursday 9 February 2017

Payment & ticket arrangements!

Y6 Trip to Fulwood Barracks and The Museum of Lancashire

Y6 had a great day at Fulwood Barracks and the Museum of Lancashire.

Christmas Carol Concert – St Oswald’s Choir, Holy Trinity Church, Formby, Saturday 17 December 2016

Details for purchasing tickets!

Joseph 2016 Lyrics

Junior Production 2016 – Lyrics

St Oswald’s Football Mascots

Last Saturday, St Oswald’s football team were invited to be mascots for Bamber Bridge Football Club. The children met the players, had their picture taken with them and followed the team out on to the pitch. A great day for everyone even though Bamber Bridge lost 4-1 against Clitheroe. Big thanks to the football club […]

St Oswald’s FC

St Oswald’s FC have reached the winter break after some mixed results but with fantastic effort and attitude from all our players. Our A team finished off 2016 with a fine win against our neighbours Longton and our B team are still challenging for top honours in the B league. Well done everybody on their […]

Y6 visit to the Lancashire Infantry Museum & The Museum of Lancashire

Details of the visit to Preston on 9 November 2016!

Year 6 Meet the Teacher Presentation

Year 6 Meet the Teacher Presentation.

Year 6 freeze frame the Prodigal Son!

A fabulous RE lesson for year 6. We acted out the Parable of the Prodigal Son to help with our understanding of unconditional love. This also helped us to explain which is more difficult, asking for forgiveness or forgiving someone.

Y6 Taster Day at All Hallows – Wednesday 5 October 2016

Arrangements for the first Taster Day at All Hallows for Year 6 pupils!

Y6 Residential Visit to Robinwood, Todmorden – Monday 6-Wednesday 8 March 2017

Important information re the Y6 residential visit to Robinwood 2017!

Y6 Visit to the Lancashire Infantry Museum & Museum of Lancashire – Wednesday 9 November

Details of the forthcoming visit to Preston for Year 6!

Super Learning Day 2016

Another successful Super Learning Day at St Oswald’s. This year we had lots of new activities and everyone had a super day. Well done everyone and thank you to all our visitors who helped make the day a huge success.

Year 6 Art Club Gallery

After a fabulous time at our after school Art club, we decided to do an exhibition of all of our work. Take a peek to see what we did! Well done year 6 on your brilliant art work!

Ecole la Gazelle visit to Longton

Welcome to our French visitors…..

St Oswald’s Euro 2016

St Oswald’s celebrated the Euro 2016 with a tournament for Year 3, 4, 5 and 6. The competition lasted all day with the group stages in the morning and the semi finals and finals in the afternoon in front of the whole school. Congratulations to everyone who took part with lots of excellent teamwork!

An Amazing Week of Art

The children worked so well this week to produce some excellent pieces of ‘Modern Art.’ The whole school followed the topic of FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD and studied an artist to produce their work ready for our well attended art galleries. Thank you to everyone who supported this fantastic event.

RobinWood Y6

Just a little taster of the fun we’ve experienced over the last few days… Thank You Year 6 for being excellent ambassadors! We had an amazing time!

St Oswald’s Holy Week Liturgy

Today Year 6 led our Holy Week Liturgy. They did a great job telling the story of Holy Week through scripture, song and dance. Father Jean Paul was very impressed with their prayers.

Sport Relief 2016

Everyone at St Oswald’s came to school in their sporting gear to do their mile for Sport Relief. We had three special guests to help us warm up and cheer us on; Joe Garner, Jermaine Beckford and Liam Grimshaw. We all had a brilliant time and a few autographs too! Here are a selection of […]

Lancashire Finals Indoor Athletics

After two amazing performances from the Indoor Athletics Team, Year 5 and 6, we progressed to the County Championships. This was held in Accrington where the top 16 schools from all areas of Lancashire came to compete. Another great performance from all the team which helped us finish 9th!  

Winter Welly Walk

A fantastic effort by our children in completing the Winter welly walk. It was great fun and all for a great cause. A big thanks to everyone who sponsored our welly walkers and to Mr Gordon for organising the event. Well done everyone!


WOW! What an amazing show!! A huge congratulations to all of KS2 for working so hard to perform such a fantastic performance of Oliver. The Year 6 children deserve a special mention for their outstanding acting and singing. Well done!

Year 5/6 Indoor Athletics Competition

The indoor athletics competition was held at the South Ribble Tennis Centre where thirteen schools from the area took part. Our Year 5 and 6 team, which consisted of 20 boys and girls, participated in many track and field events. There was some very tough competition but with St Oswald’s giving 100% in every event, […]

Parents Guide to The New National Curriculum

A useful guide to the New Curriculum for all parents.

Y6 Visit to Nîmes October 2015

Year 6 had a fantastic time on their French exchange trip to Nimes.

Learning Journeys for reading, writing and maths.

This booklet has been designed to help parents know where their child should be by the end of each year as they travel through primary school. It starts with the Reading journey and moves on to the Writing Journey and Maths Journey. It is a useful guide as to what is expected in each of the […]

Y6 Bugsy Malone

An amazing end to your primary school years. What a super performance!

St Oswald’s Golden Jubilee Flower Festival

This weekend we had a beautiful flower festival to celebrate our Church’s Golden Jubilee. Our church building was completed in November 1965 and has been the heart of the Catholic community in Longton for the past 50 years.

Our Visit to Nîmes 2015

20 children from Years 5 and 6 have just returned from an amazing week with their friends in Nîmes.

Year 3 Guild Performance.

Year 3 have worked incredibly hard these past three weeks to create a stunning recorder performance for the Guild Hall Friendship Concert! Thank you to all the parents who came to support this great event! Click the links below to see how amazing they were.

Jubilee CD recording

An exciting morning at St Oswald’s as we record our Jubilee Celebration CD.

A Wonderful Art Week

This week every classroom was transformed into its very own art gallery.

Evacuation during WW2

A Super evacuation experience at East Lancs Railway.

Bikeability -Yeah! We’ve passed!

The weather didn’t stop us. It just added to the fun!

Nepal Earthquake Fund – Thank You from Y6

Our thoughts and prayers go to the people of Nepal. Thank You for your support.

End of SATs Retreat -Lowe House

Spending quality time together as a class, we visited  Lowe House on Friday to work on the theme of transition and how we can prepare ourselves for high school. We were warmly welcomed by an enthusiastic team who immediately made us feel comfortable with our faith. We played games and looked at the values and the support in […]

Reading tips for parents

St Oswald’s welcomes visitors from Nimes

Our French visitors arrived safely and ready for an exciting, action packed week at St Oswald’s.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at Hutton Grammar

St Oswald’s Choir were Amazing!

World War 1 Experience – Museum of Lancashire

Look at the fantastic time we had today at Fulwood Barracks experiencing what it was like as a young recruit in World War 1.

Football Remembers 2014

Year 5 and 6 have commemorated the 1914 Christmas Truce where the British and German soldiers had set aside their weapons and met in ‘No Man’s Land’. Just as the soldiers did, the Juniors sang Silent Night in English and German and then enjoyed taking part in a ‘Football Remembers’ competition.

Christmas jumper day for Save the Children

Judaism with Jeremy

Year 6 enjoyed learning about what life is like as a Jewish child. They discussed many similarities and differences and asked some very detailed questions that Jeremy answered very well. The children experienced prayer shawls and hats (Tallit and Kippah) and listened to the facts about the Jewish religion in particular the dietary requirements that Jewish […]

Year 5/6 Athletics Victory!

Our athletes gave a sterling performance at All Hallows this past week which resulted in an amazing victory over four other schools. Well done everyone!

Henry Priestman Visits St Oswald’s

Click the link above to see Henry working with our Year 5 and 6 classes. More to follow!

Henry Priestman Workshop

Year 6 spent the morning with musicians Henry Priestman( former keyboard player of the 1970/80′s band The Christians) and Les Glover. We listened to Henry’s latest single ‘Don’t you love me no more’ and we used the tune to rewrite the lyrics to create an anti- bullying song. We then were so lucky to perform […]

St Oswald’s FC

The new season has kicked off and our teams looked every bit the part in our new kits. Thanks to Mr Rawlinson for sorting out our kit and of course our fantastic PTFA!

Blast Off!

Click the above link to see our rocket taking off.

Rocket science on Super Learning Day.

We had an out of this world experience with our rocket science this super learning day. Solving clues, building rockets, investigating our fuels and firing our rockets made for a busy but exciting day in mission control. Well done to everyone that took part. Super learning at its best!

World War 2 Tea Party

Year 6 celebrated the end of their topic on World War 2 with a tea party after listening to the broadcast that the war was over. They made a wartime menu of spam sandwiches and cakes and experienced a treat of an ice cream soda (as ice cream was available that week!) They learned how to […]

France Visit

We’re Home!   Well that went quickly! We all arrived safely home, much richer for the experience. Everyone had a fantastic time thanks greatly to the incredible hospitality of our French hosts. A HUGE thanks to them. These are a just a few of the hundreds of the pictures we have. We are getting more […]

World Cup fever hits St Oswalds.

World Cup forever strikes St Oswalds.!

Dance Festival -Charleston!!!

Hey! Hope you agree but Year 6 were amazing at their performance to ‘Pencil full of lead.’ They worked hard to perfect their moves and all that work was worthwhile. Well Done !

Year 6 Graffiti Art

We have had an excellent week in Year 6 developing our art skills. We looked at the work of BANKSY and designed our very own mission statement in the same style. Take a look at our skills.

Super Athletes Day


A sneak preview into just a little of the fun we had over the 3 days at Robinwood.

LUSH cosmetics

LUSH cosmetics from Preston spent the afternoon in Y6 looking at the science involved in making their natural products. We looked at catalysts and enjoyed tasting, smelling and making our own products. Thank you LUSH we had a blast! We linked this visit with Mothers Day to give our mums a treat. We hope you had […]

Year 6 are Evacuated!

Look at our evacuation experience.

An amazing animation made by Ecole La Gazelle and a film made by Year 6 about a journey to France.

An amazing animation made by Ecole La Gazelle and a super play in French by Year 6 – just click the links.

Y6 Taster Day at All Hallows – Thursday 24 October 2013

Details for the day!

Harvest Celebration

Year 6 led the harvest celebration beautifully. Everyone joined in with the singing and the salsa !

First Aid Training

Do you want to know how to save a life?

Mr Rooney – Estate Agent

Read how our visitor helped us with our persuasive writing.

Writing Checklists for Y6 SATS

Useful checklists for you to see the expectations of the writing levels.


Look how well Year 6 helped Reception to learn about the importance of washing hands.

Y6 Leadership Roles 2013-2014

Find out who is leading our school this year!

Mountain Rescue Team Visit

Mountain Rescue Team Visit 2013

Y6 Maths Targets

Targets that Y6 are working towards this year

Home and Family Guidelines for online safety

Important information!

East Lancs Railway Evacuation

As Year 6 begin their topic on WW2 they kick start their learning with a wonderful evacuee experience. Find out who was chosen by the families…..

Year 6 Girls Cricket Competition 2013

The Year 6 girls competed in their first ever cricket competition, with both the A and the B team just missing out on a place in the semi-finals. But they had a great time in the gorgeous weather and showed real St Oswalds team spirit. Well done girls!  

Cathy Cassidy

Year 6 girls spent the afternoon at All Hallows to listen to and meet the famous author, Cathy Cassidy. The girls had already read most of her books and were very excited to receive a signed copy of her new collection -The Chocolate Box Girls. They had  a fun packed afternoon and are keen to […]

Robinwood Residential

Thank You Y6! We had a wonderful time at Robinwood conquering our fears and achieving our very best. We used skills of patience, listening,confidence, support and many many more. The staff commented on how excellently behaved you all were and the excellent attitude you displayed. I’ve attached a few pictures of our time there but […]


Year 6 MACBETH day!

Y6 – Tyndale Thomas Experience

Information regarding Y6′s exciting “singing extravaganza” at All Hallows on 31 January

All Hallows Taster Day

Year 6 were getting a little taste of life at high school…

Remembrance and Radio Lancashire

Year 6 visited the museum of Lancashire today to learn about the importance of Remembrance Sunday.

Y6 Guild of ‘Wood Craft’

Year 6 managed to survive the day without any splinters…

Freddy Fit

Freddy -we really are fit!

Year 6 lead the Harvest Festival

Well done Year 6 on leading such a wonderful celebration!

Spook – Stephen Delaney

Dare you look at our spooky day with Stephen Delaney?

Dr Callaghan – Head Physiotherapist for Team GB

Dr Callaghan talked to Year 6 about his latest adventures at the London Olympics.

Paul Cookson

We had a wonderful day writing,listening and enjoying poetry performed and written by Paul Cookson

Have you washed your hands properly?

Year 6 spent the afternoon teaching Reception how to wash their hands.

Y6 residential visit meeting

Details of the forthcoming parents’ meeting to discuss the Y6 residential visit!

Year 6 Retreat

Year 6 spent a wonderful day of reflection at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Liverpool and afterwards at Crosby beach. The weather was very kind to us and everyone enjoyed their last outing together before they move onto High School.

Year 6 pupils meet BBC’s Bill Turnbull

Pupils from Y6 spent the morning at Media City, interviewing the lovely Bill Turnbull.

Year 6 Diamond Jubilee Celebrations.

Year 6 had a wonderful day celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. They made special cards, created Jubilee Crowns, sang rousing wartime songs and were all presented with a certificate, a Jubilee edition of the New Testament and finally departed slurping an ice cold vanilla ice-cream!

Our Jubilee Line!

Y6 dress up for World Book Day 2012!

Y6 enjoying all the challenges,fun and adventure at the beautiful Dobroyd castle

Year 6 investigate Microbes with Manchester University

A team of scientists from Manchester University led by Dr David Allison came to school today to teach us all about microbes and how to wash our hands properly.

Fluffy hats

Year 6 have been busy sewing colourful, fluffy hats as part of their Geography topic work on Mountains.

Y6 School Councillors

Our Y6 School Councillors represented the school at the Annual Schools Council conference held locally at Whitefield School.

Children in Need 2011

Year 6 children enjoyed taking part in lots of activities to raise money for ‘ Children in Need.’

All Hallows Mission Week

The ‘Animate’ team from Liverpool Diocese spent Wednesday morning with Year 6.

The Year 6 Reader

Reading sheet to download

Top Tips for Writing Y5 & Y6

Writing tips to download

RE at St Oswald’s

Parent’s Religious Education letter for the Autumn Term

Year 6 Photos

Photos from year 6