Attachment Aware School

St. Mary’s is proud to have become an ‘Attachment Aware School’. We have successfully completed the year-long programme led by Derbyshire Virtual School. Supporting all of our young pe …

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Tuesday and Wednesday

A few issues finding bandwidth anytime to get this written and uploaded. But the Facebook posts and this should give you a flavour. A selection of photos from various parts of the pilgrim …

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Sunday and Monday of pilgrimage

An amazing group of pilgrims who are being looked after so well by our students ... or is it the other way round?! The students are already building fantastic friendships with their pilgrims …

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The 2019 Lourdes pilgrimage begins

After a really good night's sleep for everyone we are all feeling much more rested and relaxed after the long coach journey. To be fair, the coach and ferry journey was great ... it's just …

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Day 5 – Return

We have just left Manchester Airport and expect to be back at school around 8:45pm. ¡Hasta pronto! …

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Day 4 – Aviles

Today we got transferred to Gijón beach and played several beach games such as surfboard, long jump, and surfboard balance. After that, we had approximately 1 hour of free time to explore G …

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Day 3 – Gijón

Today we left the youth hostel around 8:45am. We had an hour coach journey to Gijón. When we finally arrived we took part in a 2 hour Spanish lesson at Planeta Idiomas. We split into small …

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Day 2 – Oviedo

Today we went to the city of Oviedo, the capital city of Asturias. We had a language lesson in a language college for two hours. We learned lots of holiday vocabulary and had lots of fun. Af …

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Day 1 Manchester – Bilbao – Reserva de Redes

It has been a long but successful day. We arrived later than expected but the place is great. Beautiful countryside, after a lovely meal together it is bedtime now, as we have an early start …

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Sports Day Results

After a fantastic Sports Day here are our outstanding performers! Y7 Ellis award winner for most promising athletes. Joint Boys Award. Y10 Victor Ludoram Y10 Victrix Ludoram, Joint …

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