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 Key Stage 2 SATS

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


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


8 Classrooms

3 Specialist classrooms/science lab/computer suite

1 Library and 1 Hall

1 playground and a sports field

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