Welcome to St Mary’s R.C. Primary and Pre-School, Chipping

Welcome to St Mary’s R.C. Primary and Pre-School

St. Mary’s Mission Statement

We come together as Saint Mary’s family to learn, share our faith and do our best to follow in the footsteps of Jesus.


Ofsted Good

“St Mary’s is a good Catholic school, where there is a commitment to developing each child academically, socially and spiritually.”

Section 48 Inspection, February 2016

“Leaders and staff are ambitious for all pupils.They want pupils to fulfil their potential academically and also to enjoy a wide and varied range of learning experiences.”

Ofsted inspection, July 2022

Please pay us a visit or give us a call on 01995 61367 if you have any questions and ask to speak to our head teacher Mrs Morris or our school business manager Mrs Cookson.

We Stand Out From The Crowd

We make sure that our school is a warm and friendly environment so that the children love every second here!

What makes us unique

  • Educational and adventurous
  • Inclusive not exclusive – we welcome all faiths
  • We support those with special needs
  • We encourage children who are able, gifted and talented to develop their strengths
  • We create fun and memorable experiences with school trips
  • We have accessibility for children with disabilities
  • Eco-friendly school
  • We like to get involved with our local community

Meet Our Outstanding Members of Staff

Our qualified, professional staff are dedicated to providing the best possible teaching experience.

Mrs Morris
Mrs Cowburn
Years 1/2/ 3 class teacher
Mrs Jardine
Pre-School and Reception Teacher
Miss Doherty
Years 4/5/6 class teacher
Mrs Hutchings
Pre-School and Reception TA
Mrs Butcher
Years 4, 5 and 6 TA
Mrs Cookson
School Admin Officer
Miss Burns
Pre-school and Reception TA
Mrs Byrnes
Pre-school and Reception TA
Miss Haresnape
Years 1/2/3 TA
Miss Timbrell
Site Supervisor
Mrs Walmsley
Lunchtime Supervisor

What's Happening at St.Mary's

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"Mass in Church - the first Thursday of every month at 9.30am. All welcome to join us. "
Mrs Morris, Headteacher

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