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

June 2023

Monday, 5th June 2023 – School re-opens from the half term break

Monday, 12th June 2023 – Year 5 at Kew Garden

Week beginning 12th June 2023 – Year 6 at Fairplay House

– Year 1 phonics screening
– Year 4 Multiplication check

Week beginning 19th June 2023 – Well-being Week

Wednesday, 21st June 2023 – EYFS Sports Day

Thursday, 22nd June 2023 – KS1 Sports Day, Year 3 at the Garden Museum

Friday, 23rd June 2023 – KS2 Sports Day at West Ham Park

Week beginning 26th June 2023 – International Week

Thursday, 29th June 2023 (9:30 am) – St Peter and St Paul/International Day Mass at St Francis Church

Thursday, 29th June 2023 (4:00 pm) – Choir Concert

Friday, 30th June 2023 – Year 6 Transition Day

St. Francis’ Choir – concerts

During the Spring Term, the children of St. Francis’ have been very busy preparing for and performing musical concerts. The St. Francis’ Choir presented a brilliant performance of their home-grown Easter Cantata. Based on Jerusalem Joy by Roger Jones, the choir chose various other songs that they felt told the Easter story, by composers as …

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