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  • KS1 Dinosaur 'WOW' Day

    Published 25/02/20

    On Monday 24th September 2020, Year 1 and 2 enjoyed a ROARSOME Dinosaur WOW Day as part of their 'ROAR!' topic this term.

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  • Public Health England Guidance re: Coronavirus/COVID-19

    Published 24/02/20

    Please be advised we are following Public Health England guidelines in regards to Coronavirus/Covid-19. Please find the guidelines here -

    Please find attached an a Public Health England advice poster which we also have displayed around school.

    If your child has a specific medical condition that the school is already aware of, please contact the school office if you have any concerns.


    The Department for Health issued new guidance relating to Coronavirus on 26th February 2020:

    “If you have returned from these specific areas since 19 February, you should call NHS 111 and stay indoors and avoid contact with other people even if you do not have symptoms:

    If you have returned from these areas since 19 February and develop symptoms, however mild, you should stay indoors at home and avoid contact with other people immediately and call NHS 111. You do not need to follow this advice if you have no symptoms.

    • northern Italy (anywhere north of Pisa, Florence and Rimini)
    • Vietnam
    • Cambodia
    • Laos
    • Myanmar”


    If you would like to check the latest government information about coronavirus/covid-19 please visit or call the NHS on 111. If you have any concerns, please contact your GP surgery for further advice.

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  • Year 3 and 4 Gymnastics Competition

    Published 14/02/20

    The Year 3/4 gymnastics team competed in the Gymnastics Competition at Benham Sports Arena on Friday 7th February 2020. 

    They had to do a vault, body management and a floor routine. The team had been practising for many weeks in just a classroom!

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  • Mr Numbervator visits Year 5 and 6!

    Published 10/02/20

    Mr Numbervator came into Year 5 and 6 on Thursday 6th February 2020 to show the children that maths is fun!

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  • Chinese New Year!

    Published 31/01/20

    We had some special visitors from the Northampton Chinese Society join us on Friday 31st January 2020.

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  • Year 6 Write Inspirational Passages

    Published 24/01/20

    Class 6T have produced some fantastic work in their RE lessons this week.

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  • The Feast of the Epiphany

    Published 13/01/20

    On Thursday 9th January, we celebrated The Feast of The Epiphany with Fr Mark. During the Mass we were reminded that the three Wise Men represent us all in our journey of faith to follow Jesus.

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  • Congratulations to Canon David Oakley on this appointment as the Bishop of Northampton.

    Published 10/01/20

    Congratulations to Canon David Oakley on this appointment as the thirteenth Bishop of Northampton!

    Thank you to Bishop Peter for all you have done for the community at The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School.

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  • Mini Vinnies Visit Thomas Becket

    Published 09/12/19

    During advent, the Mini Vinnies represented The Good Shepherd at Thomas Becket Carol Service.

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  • Maths Week at The Good Shepherd

    Published 15/11/19

    This week, 11th - 14th November 2019 has been very exciting at The Good Shepherd as we have taken part in Maths Week England.

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  • Diocesan School's Mass - 11th October 2019

    Published 17/10/19

    On Friday 11th October 2019, four mini buses left the Northampton Catholic Schools with 60 very excited children and young people. The destination was Dunstable and the occasion was the Diocesan School’s Mass at St Mary’s Church with over 700 children, Headteachers and staff from the other 53 schools in Northampton. Bishop Peter was celebrating the Mass, assisted by priests from all around the diocese.  

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  • Join us for our Open Mornings

    Published 27/09/19

    Are you looking for a nursery or primary school for your child?

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The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Kingsland Gardens, Northampton, NN2 7BH

Telephone: 01604 714399Fax: 01604 714672

St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Academies Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales under company registration number 09980467 and with registered address The Trust Office, Thomas Becket Catholic School, Becket Way, Kettering Road North, Northampton, England, NN3 6HT. St Gregory’s Catholic Primary School is a business name of St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Academies Trust.