Welcome from the Headteacher – Ms Cathie Lampert
It has been a great pleasure to serve as headteacher of St Mary's Church of England Primary School and Nursery School since April 2019. It is a wonderful school to work in, with a lovely, happy feel to it. This starts, of course, with the children, who create the special atmosphere and energy in our school, but it extends well beyond that.
Ours is a truly comprehensive school, in that we serve the whole community, regardless of individual difference. We have a staff of dedicated professionals, who not only drive every child's academic progress, but who nurture ambition, support children emotionally and socially, and encourage children to care about each other and the world we all share.
I do hope you will take the opportunity to find out more about our school and I look forward to welcoming you in person.
Welcome from The Chair of Governors – Mrs Sarah Gilliam
It has been a great pleasure to serve as Chair of Governors at St Mary’s Church of England Primary School and Nursery School since September 2020 following on from becoming a Governor in 2017.
St Mary’s is a hidden gem; a very well thought of school serving the local community, set in a beautiful location in Writhlington, Radstock. Children here thrive within this nurturing and supportive environment, embracing the inspiring curriculum and extensive outside space. A wealth of activities are offered to the children by the highly dedicated staff team, with each individual being encouraged to ‘be the best they can be’.
St Mary’s is also blessed with a focused and dedicated Local Governing Board, who work hard in assisting with the strategic direction of the school.
I'd encourage prospective parents to contact the school office to arrange a visit so that you can see for yourselves all that St Mary's has to offer.
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