St. Mary's

Contact Us

St Mary's Catholic Academy

St. Walburga’s Road,

Head Teacher: Mr. Simon Eccles


General Enquiries

Email enquiries should be directed to Miss. S. Ellis, the Head Teacher’s P.A.

Sixth Form Enquiries
School Trips Enquiries
For email enquiries whilst your child is on a school trip outside of office hours please contact:


Report a positive covid test
Please let the school know of any student receiving a positive Covid test at the email below. The information you provide will be kept confidential but will be used for tracing other contacts in school.
Curriculum contact
For further curriculum information please contact Deputy Headteacher Mr. M. Sergeant at:
Premises Helpdesk
For premises enquiries and for requests for assistance on site please email:
Special Educational Needs Contact

If your child has a special educational need or disability and you are concerned about the provision in place please contact the school and ask for Mrs. H. Stansfield, the academy’s SENDCO, to discuss the matter. If you are still concerned we will look into the matter further using the Trust’s Complaint Policy.

Students' future careers advice contact

For further information regarding Year 10 work experience and student careers advice please contact Assistant Headteacher Mrs. E. Murray at:

Trust contact

Mrs. Elizabeth Kelly – Chair of Directors

Blessed Edward Bamber Catholic Multi Academy Trust

Registered office:
14-17 Metro House,
Metropolitan Drive,

Tel: 01253 446936

Limited Company Number: 9111449
Registered in England and Wales

Local Governing Body

Mrs. Michelle Staveley – Chair of Governors.
Mrs. Julie McLeod – Vice Chair of Governors.

How to get here

Arriving by car

We are 4.3 miles from Junction 4 of the M55. Use our postcode FY3 7EQ if you are using Sat Nav.

Arriving by train

Layton Train Station is 1 mile away.

Blackpool North Train Station is 1.7 miles away.

Arriving by bus

Local routes operating nearby include the:

5, 5A, 5B, 5C, 12, 76 stopping outside or near school.
X2 and 24 stopping near the south end of St. Walburga’s Rd (nr Hospital).
6, 11, 14, 42 and 400 stopping near the north end of St. Walburga’s Rd.

Accurate as of March 2024

Blackpool Transport Website
Stagecoach Website
Preston Bus