Welcome to St Winefride’s RC Independent School, Shrewsbury

~ Founded 1868 ~

About our school

Hello and welcome to St. Winefride’s School. Our school was founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1868. It caters for boys and girls from 3 – 11 years and has a long tradition of high academic standards.

Mercy Cross

St. Winefride’s School is situated in Belmont, close to the town centre in Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

St Winifride's Independent RC School Shrewsbury

2018 and 2019 Key Stage 2 SATS

2018: 100% have achieved the expected standard in Maths

100% have achieved the expected standard in English GPS

95% have achieved the expected standard in Reading

2019: 90% have achieved the expected standard in Maths

90% have achieved the expected standard in English GPS

80% have achieved the expected standard in Reading

Staff

6 Full time teachers 2 Job share teachers 2 Part time teachers, 9 Part-time assistants Specialist teachers for: ICT, Spanish, French, Music, Science, Art and Singing, Coaches for: tennis, football, hockey, cricket, netball, rounders, gym, ballet, chess and karate

Facilities

8 Classrooms 3 Specialist classrooms/science lab/computer suite 1 Library and 1 Hall 1 playground and a sports field

News and Events

St. Winefride’s are ‘Telling Tales’

TELLING TALES Who could possibly resist reading on from opening lines such as:  “Yashen Gregonovich stepped through the gate. It

Banging the Drum(s)!

Music is an important part of school life at St. Winefride’s. Mr. Horn, our drum teacher, has been teaching drums

Focus on the Band

St Winefride’s School has a band with as many as thirty musicians. They rehearse weekly and perform at venues like

St Winefride’s to take part in the ESFA/Panini UEFA Classroom Challenge

St Winefride’s have been selected to take part in the UEFA EURO 2020 ESFA Panini Classroom Challenge, in partnership with

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