Virtual Junior Open Evening

 Welcome to this years Junior Open Evening... online! Below is our new marketing video with an introduction from our Head Teacher Mr Eccles and interviews with some students.  This is followed below by two presentations from Mr Eccles and Miss Hetherington.  We have also provided links to our prospectuses and useful documents, links to useful pages on our website and how to get in contact with us.  Year 6 students and their parents are also invited to a guided tour of our Academy.  If you wish to book a tour please call the academy office on 01253 396286.

Video Presentations

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Presentation from the Head Teacher

Presentation from Miss Hetherington


St. Mary's Prospectuses and important information

Main School Prospectus

Main School Prospectus

Click here to download the main school St. Mary's Prospectus.

Read more

Useful St Mary's links

Admissions information page

Chaplaincy page

Pupil Welfare page

Academy Policies page

Contact Details


St. Mary's Catholic Academy,
St. Walburga's Road,
FY3 7EQ.

General Enquiries

If you have any questions please contact the school by calling the reception staff on:

Tel: 01253 396286

or email your query to Miss E. Hudson, the Head Teacher's P.A. at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How to get here

By car: 4.3 miles from junction 4 of the M55.

By Bus: Local routes stopping nearby include the:
2C, 5, 12, 76, 77 and 607 stopping outside school.
2, 19 and 24 stopping near the south end of St. Walburga's Rd (nr Victoria Hospital).
6, 14, 42 and 400 stopping near the north end of St. Walburga's Rd.
Blackpool Transport website
Preston Bus website
Stagecoach website

By Train: 1 mile from Layton Train Station.
1.7 miles from Blackpool North.