St Mary's Catholic Primary School (Newcastle Under Lyme) data

St Mary's Catholic Primary School is located in Newcastle Under Lyme and falls under the local authority of Staffordshire. The school's religious denomination is Roman Catholic. This mixed-sex primary school has 410 pupils, with a capacity of 455, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 19 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £35,801. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 14th December 2022 resulting in an good rating.

St Mary's Catholic Primary School contact details

AddressSt Mary's Catholic Primary School
Silverdale Road
Newcastle Under Lyme
Executive HeadteacherMrs Denise Mellor

About St Mary's Catholic Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterRoman Catholic
DioceseArchdiocese of Birmingham
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity455
Number of Pupils41090% capacity
Number of Boys19247%
Number of Girls21853%
Free School Meals (%)25.10%

Where is St Mary's Catholic Primary School?

Street AddressSilverdale Road
TownNewcastle Under Lyme
PostcodeST5 2TA
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St Mary's Catholic Primary School on a map

St Mary's Catholic Primary School map (ST5 2TA) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection14th December 2022
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at St Mary's Catholic Primary School

Total Number of Teachers19
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)16.8
Total Number of Teaching Assistants30
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)19.2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff12
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)6.4
Pupil:Teacher Ratio24
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£35,801

St Mary's Catholic Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameSt Mary's Catholic Primary School
Establishment Number3465
Unique Reference Number140803
Local AuthorityStaffordshire
Local Authority Code860
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1997) Staffordshire
Previous Local Authority Code934
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000028
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE07000195
Parliamentary ConstituencyNewcastle-under-Lyme
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaNewcastle-under-Lyme 011
Lower Super Output AreaNewcastle-under-Lyme 011E

St Mary's Catholic Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date22nd November 2023
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st April 2014

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorChrist the King MAC (North Staffordshire)


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10045600
Further Education TypeNot applicable

St Mary's Catholic Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to St Mary's Catholic Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Giles' and St George's Church of England Academy
St Paul's Road Off Orme Road, Newcastle, ST5 2NB
Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group
Knutton Lane, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 2GB
16 plus405m
St John Fisher Catholic College
Ashfields New Road, Newcastle Under Lyme, ST5 2SJ
Blackfriars Academy
Priory Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 2TF
Not applicable473m
Hassell Primary School
Barracks Road, Newcastle, ST5 1LF
Co-op Academy Friarswood
Abbots Way, Newcastle, ST5 2ES
Edenhurst Preparatory School
Westlands Avenue, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 2PU
Not applicable980m
Demetae Academy
17a King Street, Newcastle under Lyme, ST5 1JF
Not applicable981m
Newcastle-under-Lyme School
Mount Pleasant, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 1DB
Not applicable1.1km
Lyme Brook Independent School
90 King Street, Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 1JB
Not applicable1.1km