The school teaches a broad and balanced curriculum covering a range of basic skills and subject areas. In Foundation Stage we use the EYFS Statutory Framework. Click here to link to the EYFS curriculum.

In Key Stage One (Year 1 and 2) and Key Stage Two (Years 3-6) we use the National Curriculum alongside the 'Curriculum Essentials'.

Key Stage One Curriculum Essentials

Key Stage Two Curriculum Essentials


Reading Scheme

The school's main reading scheme is 'Oxford Reading Tree'.

Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 children follow the 'Letters and Sounds' programme for phonics. Click here to visit the Letters and Sounds section of the DfE website.

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Religious Education

As a Catholic Primary School we believe that Christ is the Way, the Truth and the Life. In common with many Catholic primary schools we follow the religious education scheme called 'The Way, The Truth and The Life'.