We ended our wonderful #DinosaurWeek with a fabulous Jurassic World Showcase. We showed a sample of classwork, put out our fantastic Jurassic World Display and held a wonderful Dinosaur competition.
Our Year 5 pupils had a super time at Robinwood in early February.
Year 4 have celebrated their class saint, #StBrigidsDay today. They looked at the history of St Brigid & learned many interesting facts.
Primary schools in our Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust are going to raise money for a sock appeal. Year 13 Students from St. Mary’s Menston who visited South Africa in June 2018 presented the assemblies.
Children show great teamwork during conservation project
This week Year 5 have used a range of sources of evidence to find out about life in Ancient Greece and also held a Greek pottery Workshop.
Year 6 kicked off Spring Term 1 with an exciting ‘Bridges’ project.
During Advent 2018 all of the children raised money for Mission Together, specifically their ‘Together in Jordan’ project which helps refugee children attend school and receive an education.
There is no need to book for the sessions.
The 10 schools in our Trust have all been celebrating Advent
All the schools within our trust are displaying Consultation information about Admissions for Entry September 2020.
On Tuesday 27 November 2018, we had a special treat. Transdev have a new fleet of electric buses and one of them has been named after our school.
Mini Vinnies - Society of St Vincent de Paul
Well done to our Year 6 football team, who recently won a home game against Froebelian. It was a fantastic team effort from everyone and a great way to start off our league season.
Year 5 were very lucky to spend an afternoon at Knaresborough library taking part in a comic art creation workshop with published artist and comedian Kev Sutherland
Learning about virtue
We are using it to enhance our learning whilst having lots of fun!
For more information, please come to our Open Evening on Tuesday 20 November 2018 at 6:30pm and you can also tune into Radio Aire for a student view of life at St Mary’s Sixth Form.
We remember the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, 11 November 1918
On Friday 19 October 2018, we asked children and staff to wear red to 'Show Racism the Red Card' and raise awareness about racism within society
Bishop Marcus received an enthusiastic welcome from the children, current staff, previous staff and governors on 19 September 2018. The Chair of the Bishop Wheeler Trust, Mrs Hyde, and the Diocesan Director for Education, Mrs Cox, were also present.
Here are some of the answers to a Personal Development Behaviour and Welfare questionnaire given to the school council last week
St. Mary's students who visited South Africa honoured at Diana Award Event
St Mary's Choir sang beautifully at the Celebrating Peace event in Horsforth on 22 September 2018.
Year 4 have been studying the topic of 'The Romans' during their history lessons
Year 1 have been looking for signs of Autumn. Another Autumn walk is planned in a few weeks to see if there have been any changes to the environment.
They learnt all about different types of sedimentary , igneous and metamorphic rocks!
The Fairtrade event took place with Skipton Girls High School
- Academy Conversion
- Bambisanani Partnership
- Bishop Marcus
- Catholic Care
- Fair Trade
- Good Shepherd
- Holy Name Cookridge
- Sacred Heart Ilkley
- Section 48 Inspection
- Spiritual Life
- Ss Peter and Paul Yeadon
- St Joseph's Otley
- St Roberts Harrogate
- St. Joseph's Harrogate
- St. Joseph's Pudsey
- St. Mary's Horsforth
- St. Mary's Knaresborough
- St. Mary's Menston
- St. Mary's Teaching School
- St. Stephens Skipton