St Mary'sCatholic Primary School


Welcome toSt Mary'sCatholic Primary School

Mission Statement and Ethos



Each individual within our school community is known and loved. 

We believe that each person is unique, gifted, valued and loved by God. 

We endeavour to build an educational community where Christ is our inspiration and teacher. 


"My commandment is this - Love on another just as I love you"




Our Vision:

Our vision is to educate children in the spirit of the Gospel values and the traditions of the Catholic Church, nurturing the talents and potential of each individual to reach excellent standards.


To fulfil the Church’s mission to evangelise and make Christ known to all, St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School (A Voluntary Catholic Academy) is committed to:


  • providing an education with Christ at the centre and a strong sense of Catholic identity meeting the spiritual needs of all;
  • being an affirming, challenging educational community committed to the search for excellence for all;
  • working in partnership with other local schools, education providers and stakeholders in order to enhance the quality of provision for all;
  • being a welcoming, compassionate community, where all are equally loved and valued for who they are;
  • working together as a family community, and with the Diocese of Hallam, to ensure the best possible Catholic education for our young people;
  • living out the social teaching of the Church, and thereby promote community cohesion.