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.

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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

Shrewsbury Bookfest Bonanza!

This year, both our Year 5 and 6 pupils entered the bi-annual Shrewsbury Bookfest Creative Writing Competition. In total, more

Exploring the Art of African masks

As part of out theme of ‘Africa’, this term, Junior 4 (Year 6) created papier maché masks with Mr. Keeling,

Year 6 Residential

Recently, our year 6 pupils enjoyed a residential trip. Our Head Boy Tristan and our Head Girl Caitlin have offered

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

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