Ex-Islander to host Gran Turismo Twitch stream with Professional racing drivers to raise funds for his old school

St Catherine's Twitch car racing fund raiser

Famous (real world) racing drivers - as well as a Hollywood stuntman (who’s thrown Tom Cruise out of an aeroplane !) - are confirmed to take part in a live Gran Turismo Twitch stream on Monday hosted by an ex-Isle of Wight pupil to raise funds for their old school

Thursday, 30th April, 2020 5:56pm

By Susan Graves

St Catherine’s School gains another ‘Outstanding’ report from Ofsted

St Catherine's Ofsted March 2019

The latest Ofsted residential care report highly praises the work with children and young people – all of whom have severe and lifelong speech, language and communication needs.

Wednesday, 27th March, 2019 2:22pm

By Susan Graves

New programme teaches young people with learning difficulties ‘Skills for Life’

cutting tomatoes

Funded by Island Roads’ Isle of Wight Foundation the programme focuses on skills such as independent travel; money handling; cooking; personal care; personal safety; household management and managing appointments.

Thursday, 18th October, 2018 8:47am

By Susan Graves

Second Ofsted accolade for St Catherine’s School in four months

St Catherine's Ofsted

Another fantastic report in less than four months for St Catherine's school in Ventnor, where pupils are supported well and thrive.

Saturday, 29th September, 2018 11:32am

By Susan Graves with one comment

St Catherine’s holiday courses go from strength to strength

St Catherine's Holiday Courses photo

Ventnor Co-op's Local Community Fund enables St Catherine's to run holiday courses for young people with additional needs, from cooking to making a pinch pot monster and sports.

Friday, 14th September, 2018 5:19pm

By Susan Graves

High praise for ‘Outstanding’ Isle of Wight school

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Well done to all working at the school, which recently learnt it had been awarded a rating of outstanding in all areas of provision by Ofsted.

Monday, 11th January, 2016 3:07pm

By Susan Graves with one comment

Fancy running in the 2016 London Marathon for St Catherine’s?

london marathon

Fancy taking part in next spring's London Marathon? Why not join the St Catherine's team and raise money for this great Island charity.

Thursday, 29th October, 2015 4:17pm

By Susan Graves

St Catherine’s and Ventnor Rotary launch ‘Summertime Blues & Jazz Picnic’

Roy Williams and Aydenne Simone

This is always a popular event, so make sure you grab your tickets in advance. It promises a relaxing afternoon with quality live music.

Monday, 17th August, 2015 11:14am

By Susan Graves

St Catherine’s school present the Superhero Summer Fair

Festival bunting:

The annual summer fair returns later this month. All are welcome.

Tuesday, 2nd June, 2015 12:20pm

By Susan Graves

Mamma mia, let’s go Italian for St Catherine’s

Italian restaurant

Enjoy a great night out with this Italian themed event at St Catherine's, Ventnor

Friday, 29th May, 2015 10:02am

By Susan Graves

Fancy taking part in the British 10k London Run?

London 10k run:

St Catherine’s School in Ventnor are recruiting enthusiastic fundraisers to join its team of runners for the British 10k London Run. Fancy it?

Tuesday, 21st April, 2015 4:50pm

By Susan Graves

St Catherine’s and Ventnor Rotary launch ‘Summertime Blues & Jazz Picnic’

Keith Ingham

This fantastic charity event taking place on 24th August boasts New York based jazz pianist Keith Ingham and rhythm and blues singer Aydenne Simone on the line-up.

Tuesday, 12th August, 2014 11:14am

By Susan Graves