GCSE Results Day

Thursday 22nd August
Students can collect their results from the canteen between 8.30-11am
Students will be able to enroll into the Sixth Form upon collection of their results.

Sixth Form Enrolment - 22nd August

External students welcome to enrol from 10am-12:30pm. SMCA students enrol upon collection of GCSE results. If you are unable to attend email [email protected] with your GCSE results.

External students are welcome to enrol from 10am to 12:30pm. SMCA students are welcome to enrol upon collection of GCSE results. If you are unable to attend please email [email protected] with your GCSE results.

External students are welcome to enrol from 10am to 12:30pm. SMCA students are welcome to enrol upon collection of GCSE results. If you are unable to attend please email [email protected] with your GCSE results.

to our community

"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 2019 Day Two

Photos of Wonderful Week 2019 Day Two

Another day, another whole host of activities, adventures and antics to report on for Wonderful Week day two.

In the morning, the Duke of Edinburgh group set off for their expedition to Rivington in order to successfully accomplish their Bronze Award. Meanwhile in London, a stunning performance of Les Misérable was enjoyed on Monday evening by a very excitable bunch. Today they have delved into the depths of history at the National History Museum and been wowed at the Science Museum. In Scotland, they have hit the ground running (or should I say walking) after enjoying a hike in the hills, followed by archery and the climbing wall. In Waddecar, the campers in Year 7 enjoyed their first night in the wild and have developed their survival and team building skills.

Over in Manchester, the Sports and Leisure group visited the red side of the city as they toured Manchester United’s stadium, Old Trafford. In Blackpool, there was some serious ‘monkey business’ and ‘clowning around’ as groups visited Blackpool Zoo and the Blackpool Tower Circus.

Back at St Mary’s, there has been a passion for fashion as budding designers crafted mood boards and sketched designs worthy of even the most fashion conscious critic. In the dance studio, contemporary dance has taken over as they perfected different routines and skills, including scissor kicks, floor rolls and head kicks. Lilly-May commented that, “I’m having so much fun and there’s so much to do. We are learning lots of different styles and I’m learning a lot!”

It’s been cupcakes galore in the Bake Off group as they made some culinary delights to tantalise the taste buds. Students have been experimenting with flavours, including strawberry, blueberry, toppings and buttercream. Over in Prop Making the realms of fantasy have been delved into with many creations, including the likes of Stormbreakers, Makonde daggers and Infinity Gauntlets. “We’re having a really exciting time. It’s really fun to meet new people and to do something so creative,” Ethan and Cyprian commented. Meanwhile, the Sixth Form team have enjoyed exploring apprentice workshops from the likes of BAE and the Civil Service.

Needless to say that today has been jam-packed full of adventures and we expect tomorrow to be even bigger and better!

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