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

Safer Internet Day

Tuesday 9th February was Safer Internet Day, where the theme was, ‘An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online

School Closure due to National Lockdown

Unfortunately, in light of the Prime Minister’s announcement tonight, School will remain closed until further notice from the Government.  Therefore,

Foodbank Christmas Hamper Appeal A Huge Success

This December, our School community once again supported the Shrewsbury Foodbank ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’ Appeal, as we did last year.

Year 6 – Lovely Landscapes

J4 have been learning about landscapes this term with Mr. Keeling, looking at the ways in which artists such as

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