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At St Francis’ Catholic Primary School we provide a safe nurturing environment in which each child is recognised as unique, special and loved by God. We create a community in which Christ’s love permeates all that occurs in school and where the gospel values of praying, sharing, forgiving and truthfulness are a living reality.

St Francis’ provides an orderly, stimulating environment in which effort, talent and personal success are rewarded, special needs are met and cultural diversity is celebrated. We strive for excellence in every aspect of the education process. As a result, we prepare all our children to be confident, feel valued and respected members of our school community and society as a whole.

We value the partnership between home, school and parish. We recognise that everyone has an important part to play in children’s development and that all contributions no matter how big or small are valued. We therefore seek to work in close partnership with parents and other professionals at all times.

At St Francis’ we live our mission statement every day as Peacemakers in the classroom, on the playground and in the community; we show Love towards each other as we see Christ in all we meet; and we provide vibrant classrooms where the Knowledge is a tool that is used to empower all. 

Thank you very much for your interest in our work and we very much hope you enjoy exploring our website.

God Bless.

Natasha Scott
Head Teacher

 

Diary Dates News and Events

September 2022

Monday 1st and 2nd September 2022 – Inset Day (School closed for children)

Monday, 5th September 2022 – First day of term for Nursery to 6

Thursday, 8th September 2022 at 9:30 – Whole School Mass for start of the new school year

Monday, 12th September 2022 at 5:30 – Parents’ meeting for Reception parents

Thursday, 15th September 2022 at 5:30 – Parents’ meeting for year 6 parents

Friday, 16th September 2022 – Individual and class photos

Week beginning 26th September 2022 – Launch of Black History Month

Maths Market Week

The theme for this year’s Maths Market Week was the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The children used their calculation, reasoning and problem-solving skills to overcome challenges throughout the week. After designing and making a product, they took them to the market to sell. Fun was had by all and it enabled the children to see the …

No Smoking Day Poster Competition

Congratulation to Rhianna; she is the KS2 winner for the No Smoking Day Poster Competition. The competition received nearly 100 entries which were done to a high standard, but Rhianna’s poster stood out as one of the best in the borough. Her poster will be displayed on bus stops, our social media page, website and …

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