St Mary's Catholic Primary School

St Mary's Catholic Primary School

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Newsflash: School will close for the summer holidays on the 22nd July at 2pm. School will reopen on the 7th September.

RE and Worship

The teachings of the Catholic Church are at the centre of everything in our school.  We use  "God Matters", a  strategy approved by the Bishop of Plymouth.

10 Units are taught to fit in with the liturgical year. Other faiths are regularly included in our studies.  At least 10% of our curriculum time is spent on the teaching of RE.

As a Catholic community, we pray everyday, either as a class, Key Stage or whole school.  Children learn traditional prayers and also are given many opportunities to make up and say their own prayers.

Class Mass is celebrated regularly on a Wednesday's at 10.15 in our church by Father Ciaran, our parish priest.  Every half term, the whole school celebrates Mass in our Parish Church.