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"St. Mary's is an outstanding Catholic Academy. Directors and leaders are totally committed to the Church's mission of high quality education for all" Diocese Inspection, 2017

"The quality of the pastoral care is outstanding with all pupils and staff expressing the caring community that exists in all aspects of the life of the academy. ” Diocese Inspection 2017

“Pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development was outstanding.” Ofsted 2017

The quality of learning for pupils who have special educational needs and/or disabilities is of a high standard" Ofsted 2017

“A creative approach to planning the curriculum has raised expectations, particularly at secondary level, of what pupils can achieve.” Ofsted 2017

Pupils make good progress from their starting points to achieve good outcomes which have improved over the last three years.” Ofsted 2017

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Wonderful Week 2018 - Day 2 Update

Wonderful Week Day 2

This morning the Week of Culture group had a make-up master class and then tried out their skills on each other. The group are now experts at applying eyeshadow and false eyelashes.

One half of Year 7 visited Blackpool Zoo whilst the other group continue to enjoy their time at Waddecar Scout Camp. The in school football group have continued their coaching with Fleetwood Town.

The Bake Off group have been busy making delicious cupcakes and decorated boxes to deliver them in. Lightsabres, shields and swords were some of the creations the Prop Makers were busy putting together today.

The Sport and Leisure group have spent the day visiting Manchester United and doing a spot of shopping at The Trafford Centre. The Face your Fears group have all survived the zombie maze and are looking forward to a creepy crawly roadshow tomorrow.

Sixth Form pupils have recovered from their Army experience yesterday and have spent the day preparing for university visits tomorrow.

The Xtreme action group have spent another successful day at Blackpool Wake Park taking part in a range of water sport activities. The Challenge group have spent the day in Scotland, kayaking and sailing.

The I love Blackpool group have visited all the top attractions in Blackpool and have enjoyed learning about the history of Blackpool tower.

Pupils in London are looking forward to watching a performance of 42nd street this evening.

Academy Extra

Academy Extra

Academy Extra offers exciting, new opportunities for children on a Thursday evening and Saturday morning. Academy Extra returns in September 2018.

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Blackpool Research School

Blackpool Research School

Welcome to Blackpool Research School at St Mary's Catholic Academy, part of the Research Schools Network. Click here to find out more.

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Subjects

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Chaplaincy

Chaplaincy

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