IF YOUR CHILD IS STARTING SCHOOL IN SEPTEMBER 2022, PLEASE COME AND VISIT US TO SEE OUR WONDERFUL SCHOOL ON FRIDAY 12TH NOVEMBER 9.30 AM, WEDNESDAY 17TH NOVEMBER 1.30 PM OR THURSDAY 18TH NOVEMBER 9.30 AM. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU.
...God’s love and care guides us along our spiritual path, making us a strong, resilient and proud community ...
ABC sings 'Looking to the Rainbow'
Thank you to everyone who contributed to this project and especially to Mr Webster and Mrs Irvine who put everything together, and to Miss Sutherland for organising everyone and arranging for this to happen. This is most definitely the start of something very special as we share our talents and join together.
Dear ABC Families,
We would like to invite you to take part in a very exciting project
You may have seen the national launch of the Church of England’s new #faithathome campaign last week. The aim is to get 1000 schools to record a song in time for ‘Thank a Teacher Day’ on the 20th of May.
We are keen to get involved in this exciting project and would like to make a video of our pupils singing ‘Looking to the Rainbow’ (a song which has been written specifically for the project by Becky Drake, school chaplain in Birmingham). You can see a recording that has already been made below.
Put on your purple school jumper or polo t-shirt (we all need to look the same and represent our wonderful school together).
Record yourself singing the song with the backing track. (Have a look at the example schools’ video to see how you should look in yours)
Send your finished recording to Miss Sutherland at email@example.com by Friday the 15th May. Please Note: you may have to record your video in sections, if the file is too big it will not attach to the email. Perhaps you could do verse 1 and the chorus and then verse 2 and the chorus.
In your email to Miss Sutherland, please copy and paste the following: I consent to the attached video being shared on the school website, on social media platforms and as part of the Looking to the Rainbow Project. I consent to my child’s first name only being published. I understand that I may withdraw my consent at any time by emailing the school office on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have fun singing, be proud of your achievement and wait for your fabulous feedback!
This is a thrilling challenge and we are looking forward to receiving your amazing entries.
'Looking To The Rainbow' (Lockdown Song) by Becky Drake and The Blue Coat School Chapel Choir
A song of hope for schools to perform during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
Our cookies ensure you get the best experience on our website.
Please make your choice!
Some cookies are necessary in order to make this website function correctly. These are set
by default and whilst you can block or delete them by changing your browser settings, some
functionality such as being able to log in to the website will not work if you do this.
The necessary cookies set on this website are as follows:
A 'sessionid' token is required for logging in to the website and a 'crfstoken' token is
used to prevent cross site request forgery. An 'alertDismissed' token is used to prevent
certain alerts from re-appearing if they have been dismissed.
to improve the website performance by capturing information such as browser and device
types. The data from this cookie is anonymised.
Cookies are used to help distinguish between humans and bots on contact forms on this
A cookie is used to store your cookie preferences for this website.
Cookies that are not necessary to make the website work, but which enable additional
functionality, can also be set. By default these cookies are disabled, but you can choose to
enable them below: