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Welcome to St Marys Catholic Primary School Churchdown

We are committed to ensuring that children who attend St Mary's really enjoy their time here. We work extremely hard to help our pupils develop both personally and spiritually whilst striving for the highest possible academic standards.


I hope that you find this website useful and that it provides you with an insight in to the life of our school.

There are many useful documents and links within the site that will help you get a better understanding of our school (but feel free to contact us if you require further information).If you require paper copies of any of the policies or documents listed on the website these are available  (without charge to parents) from the school office. 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me

(email: or 01452 714053).


Liam Jordan

(Head Teacher) 

2019-20 Term Dates / Events



Online PROSPECTUS (key information regarding school personnel, systems and routines) 


View our latest Parent Questionnaire responses (Autumn 2018)


Pupil & Sports Premium statements



School Development Priorities 2019-20


If you have any questions please use the Contact link and Mrs Adams (School Secretary) will respond directly (or pass on your details to the relevant member of staff).

Complaints Policy


Guidance upon treating head lice Head_Lice__guidance.docx 

Parent Workshops

GROWTH MINDSET     Growth_MIndset_parents_guide_booklet.docx


Singapore maths approach (introducing our new Singapore maths scheme 'Maths No Problem'  and exploring calculation methods).

Powerpoint from the workshop  Parents_Workshop_January_2017.pptx

As a follow-up to the sessions we have made some of the key resources available to parents. If you have any specific questions please contact Mrs Fullerton using this contact link Contact 

Singapore Maths

Guidance and support for parents and carers    Parent Videos

School calculations policy (detailing the methods that pupils will be taught / use



Phonics and reading strategies parent workshop:  Phonics_Parents_workshop_presentation.ppt

Pronunciation of phonemes video .

If you have any specific questions please contact Mrs Fredrickson using this contact link Contact 

Share your views regarding St Mary’s School via the Parent View website:

See our latest OFSTED report & Performance data:

2019: Core_Assessment_Outcomes_2018-19__3_years_Final.doc

St Mary's School Performance Tables can be found at:


or simply search 'school performance tables' and enter the school name / address

E Safety

E_Safety_guidance_for_parents_and_pupils.pdf Click here to find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it.   Your guide to the social networking sites that your children use. Find out how to keep your child safe. Help ensure that your child understands what information is ok to share online and what is not! Parent_Guide_Share_Aware.pdf

E-Safety production 'In The Net'


Clerk to Governors role - 12 hours per month Point 8 £19.945 per annum pro-rata.

The purpose of the clerk’s role is to:

• Provide advice to the governing body on governance, constitutional and procedural matters.
• Provide effective administrative support to the governing body and its committees.
• Ensure the governing body is properly constituted.
• Manage information effectively in accordance with legal requirements.

Please the Support Staff application form below. For more information regarding the post please email the head teacher. 


Applications should be made using the St Mary's forms (see links below) and candidates need to submit an equal opportunities monitoring form with all submitted applications.

For further information email Liam Jordan on 

  Application Forms

  Click here to download application form: ST_MARYS_TEACHER_JOB_APPLICATION_26May16.docx

 Non-teaching posts: ST_MARYS_SUPPORT_STAFF_JOB_APPLICATION_26May16.docx




AfA Quality Lead (October 2015)  

News & Events

LAST DAY OF TERM - school closes 3.15pm

Fri, Dec 20 2019


Mon, Dec 23 2019


Mon, Dec 30 2019

Spring Term Starts for Pupils

Mon, Jan 06 2020

Staff Training Day, (no pupils)

Fri, Feb 14 2020

See our Calendar

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St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Churchdown is registered in England and Wales under company number 7696498

St Mary's Catholic Primary School
Cheltenham Road East
Gloucester, GL3 1HU

01452 714053