• Trust • Co-Agency • Inclusion • Unpredictability •

 

 

‘Learning without Limits’

‘Choice and Challenge’

 

 

‘Extending the Freedom to Learn’

 

‘Transformability-based Teaching and Learning’

‘The children grew and became strong in SPIRIT, filled with WISDOM and the GRACE of God was upon them.’

Luke 2:40

 

Welcome to St Mary’s Catholic Primary School

I am very proud to welcome you on behalf of the children, staff and governors, to St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, where the Gospel Values of Love, Truth and Compassion for others, underpin all that we do.  

The children always come first at St Mary’s and everything we do is aimed at extending the children’s learning experiences, enriching their lives through the opportunities we offer and encouraging an individual love of learning. The behaviour of our children is exemplary and we are very proud of the working partnership between children, staff and parents.  I am honoured to lead a team of teaching and support staff who are committed in providing high quality learning and pastoral support for all our children, so they grow and develop into confident and successful young people. 

I look forward to welcoming you to our wonderful school.

Mrs Maureen Grabski

Headteacher


Our Mission Statement 

 

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We aim to create a Christ-centered community where prayer and worship are a natural part of life and where each member is valued, cared for and helped to develop as an individual. Our school community reaches out in partnership to parents and parish.

We aim to build positive relationships,encouraging in our pupils sense of self-respect, respect for others and for all life which is reflected in their conduct.

Through praise and celebration, we aim to build an environment where self-esteem can flourish and pupils can learn self-reliance and independence and the skills for independent learning.

We aim to help our pupils develop as healthy, knowledgeable, responsible and compassionate citizens.

In addition to formal studies, we aim to integrate our Religious Education into the curriculum so that knowledge, concepts and skills are set in the context of faith and faith becomes a way of life.

In curriculum studies, we are committed to high standards, encouraging individual excellence by supporting each child to achieve the best of which he or she is capable.

“We stand on holy ground, every child, every young person, every adult, is a unique image of God.
We are invited by God to nurture the life of the Spirit in one another as children of God,
so that we become ‘more like Christ’, fully human and fully alive.
This is our FAITH.”

Archdiocese of Southwark

Testimonials

The curriculum is extremely successful in promoting pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development.  This is further enhanced by the school’s distinctive Catholic character.

Ofsted 2013

School leaders are passionate in their ambitions for the pupils and all the staff are united in finding ways to overcome barriers to learning to improving the quality of teaching.

Ofsted 2013

Behaviour in lessons and around the school is exceptional.  Pupils are invariably polite, friendly and considerate. They have very positive attitudes to learning and work very hard in lessons and when completing written tasks.

Ofsted 2013

St Mary’s Catholic Primary is a school that lives up to its aim of providing ‘a warm, supportive, happy, community Catholic school with high expectations of pupils and staff’.

Ofsted 2013

Parents and carers, pupils, governors and staff are very proud of their school and its achievements.

Ofsted 2013

Upcoming Events and Newsletters

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  • ALL SAINTS’ FEAST DAY

    ALL SAINTS’ FEAST DAY

    All day
    01-11-2017
  • Whole School Mass 9:15am

    Whole School Mass 9:15am

    All day
    01-11-2017
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  • ALL SOULS’ DAY

    ALL SOULS’ DAY

    All day
    02-11-2017
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  • Cherry Class Parent Assembly 9:10am

    Cherry Class Parent Assembly 9:10am

    09:10 -09:30
    03-11-2017
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  • Poplar Class Mass in Church 10:00am

    Poplar Class Mass in Church 10:00am

    10:00 -11:00
    09-11-2017
  • Beech Class Liturgy in School 11:00am

    Beech Class Liturgy in School 11:00am

    11:00 -11:30
    09-11-2017
  • Parents’ Consultation Evening 4-8pm

    Parents’ Consultation Evening 4-8pm

    16:00 -20:00
    09-11-2017
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  • ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    All day
    13-11-2017
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  • ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    All day
    14-11-2017
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  • ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    All day
    15-11-2017
  • New Entrants 2018 Parent Meeting 9:15am

    New Entrants 2018 Parent Meeting 9:15am

    09:15 -10:00
    15-11-2017
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  • ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    All day
    16-11-2017
  • Maple Class Mass in Church 10:00am

    Maple Class Mass in Church 10:00am

    10:00 -11:00
    16-11-2017
  • Willow Class Liturgy in School 11:00am

    Willow Class Liturgy in School 11:00am

    11:00 -11:30
    16-11-2017
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  • ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    ANTI-BULLYING WEEK

    All day
    17-11-2017
  • BBC CHILDREN IN NEED

    BBC CHILDREN IN NEED

    All day
    17-11-2017
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  • ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    All day
    20-11-2017
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  • ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    All day
    21-11-2017
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  • ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    All day
    22-11-2017
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  • ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    All day
    23-11-2017
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  • ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    ROAD SAFETY WEEK

    All day
    24-11-2017
  • Ash and Elm Class Parent Assembly 9:10am

    Ash and Elm Class Parent Assembly 9:10am

    09:10 -09:30
    24-11-2017
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  • Writers’ Workshop for Year 5 & 6 with Matt Whyman

    Writers’ Workshop for Year 5 & 6 with Matt Whyman

    All day
    29-11-2017
  • New Entrants 2018 Parent Meeting 9:15am

    New Entrants 2018 Parent Meeting 9:15am

    09:15 -10:00
    29-11-2017
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