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St Mary's Catholic Primary School

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Starting School in Reception

We aim to make you and your child feel very much part of the St Mary's family.


Although Reception is the first year your child will encounter at St. Mary's, as a part of the EYFS, (Early Years & Foundation Stage) your child's first year in school is an extension of their pre-school experience. This means a strong emphasis on learning through fun and play, with a careful, gradual progression towards more formal 'lessons


Our classroom has been  designed especially for our younger children. It is larger than the other classrooms, allowing more space for a variety of different activities. The children have their own toilets and a partially covered, well-equipped outside learning area to continue their learning.


St Mary's Catholic Primary School Woodside Way Northampton Northamptonshire NN5 7HX

Telephone: 01604 581011

[email protected]

Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Academies Trust, C/o St Thomas More Secondary School, Tyne Crescent, Bedford, Mk41 7UL