St Mary's Church of England Primary School & Nursery

Growing Together in God's Love to Achieve Excellence



Below are the school's news articles and newsletters. You can also receive this information straight to your mobile phone using the school's mobile phone app - simply search 'School Jotter' from the app store (IOS or Android) and select this school from the list. As well as our website and mobile app; remember you can request to follow us on Twitter @StMarysSale. Simply let the school office know your Twitter username and once we've verified you are a trusted adult, we will add you to our Twitter feed. Twitter is the best way for us to safely share with you images of children, as we can vet all the users before they are allowed to view the Twitter feed.

Latest News

  • Conker is a reading dog ...
  • I am absolutely thrilled to be able to tell you how well our children have done in their KS2 SATs (the tests at the end of primary school) ...
  • Last week we ran our annual Inspiring Futures event. Parents were asked if they could spare some of their time to come and talk to our Key Stage 2 pupils.... The parents were asked to chart their journey from their education into the world of work...
  • Members of our Sports Council received Springfield's Commonwealth Baton on behalf of St Mary's School. We have also passed our baton (inspired by the school logo, complete with the school's values) to Firs School.
  • Congratulations to our school basketball and football teams who have tasted championship success in the last few weeks.
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Latest Newsletters

  • 22 Sep 2022
    Newsletter No 3 PTA Events calendar

    PTA events calendar

  • 22 Sep 2022
    Newsletter No 3 Events Calendar

    School Events Calendar

  • 22 Sep 2022
    Newsletter Number 3 - 22nd Sept 2022

    Newsletter contains details of:
    School events calendar information
    PTA events calendar information
    St Mary's Church - Parenting course information
    Harvest Festival - food donation information
    St Mary's Church - Light Party

  • 16 Sep 2022
    Newsletter Number 2 - 16th Sept 2022

    Dear Parent

    Please find attached the latest newsletter, number 2, which gives details of forthcoming events in school:

    Book Fair - Friday 30th September 1.45 pm in school.
    Blazer Sale - Friday 30th September
    Flu Vaccinations - 18th october
    School Calendar dates for 2023/24
    Mental Health
    Minimum periods of absence
    Requests for absence

    St Mary's School Office

  • 05 Sep 2022
    Newsletter Number 1 - 5th Sept 2022

    Dear Parent

    Welcome back to school. I hope you all had a restful break. Please see the attached newsletter which gives details of:

    Data sheet / Homeschool agreement - deadline for return of data sheets -Wednesday 7th September
    New staff
    Meet the Teacher evening- Tuesday 20th September
    PTA AGM -Tuesday 20th September - a separate email with nomination forms is being sent.
    Date for individual photographs -Thursday 15th September
    Food allergies
    PE Kits
    We are all Special photographs
    Mental Health resources
    SEND links
    We have also attached a list of useful telephone numbers.

    As a reminder, the extra-curricular bookings go live tomorrow, Tuesday 6th September at 12.00 noon. All clubs start week commencing Monday 19th September.

    St Mary's School Office

  • 08 Jul 2022
    Newsletter Number 12 - 8th July 2022

    Newsletter contains Information about:
    SATS results for Yr 6
    Free books
    Sports Awards
    Leavers' Service - 20th July 202
    Lost property
    What do I need for September
    Healthy lunch box ideas
    Music lessons
    School dinners
    Closing and opening dates and times

  • 26 May 2022
    Newsletter Number 11 - 26th May 2022

  • 04 May 2022
    Newsletter Number 10

    School newsletter number 10

    Dear Parent NEWSLETTER Number 10

    Please see the attached school newsletter which contains information on the following:

    Readathon and Book Fair
    Our annual “Readathon” to support and encourage children’s reading has now finished. Please could you ensure that
    your child’s reading log, with the amount of time they read each day, has been returned to school. Thank you for your support with this event.

    Virtual book fair 9th-15th May.

    Summer Uniform

    Walk to school week 16th – 20th May.

    Class photographs Thursday 19th May

    Staff news

    Mental Health

  • 29 Mar 2022
    Newsletter Number 9 - 29th March 2022

    - Readathon Bookfair
    - Rehearsal in Church for Easter Service - Wednesday 6th April - all children in years 1 - 6
    - Easter service in Church - Friday 8th April - for all children Years Reception - Year 6
    Unfortunately we are unable to invite parents to the service, however it will be videoed and will be available on the school's YouTube channel for a limited period of time. See letter for details.

    - Blazer Sale
    - Easter Services at St Mary's Church
    - Extra-curricular activities

    We should like to remind you that school closes on Friday 8th April and re-opens on Monday 25th April.

  • 24 Feb 2022
    Newsletter Number 8 - 24th Feb 2022

    Information on forthcoming events:
    FairTrade Fortnight - sale of chocolate bars
    World Book Day - 3rd March
    PTA Easter Disco - 12th March
    Junior Disco - 17th March
    Red Nose Day - 18th March
    Performing Arts Festival - 23rd March

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