“Pupils enjoy school and are enthusiastic about their learning. They are welcoming, especially to pupils who arrive midway through the year….Pupils behaviour outside of lessons is exemplary…Pupils have high moral expectations of themselves and others” - OFSTED 2014

"We believe that God’s spirit is at work in everyone in our community. We will provide an environment of joy, hope and reflection in which the skills to fulfil God’s desires for us, as unique individuals, are cultivated.”

Click here to view our school details and performance tables on the DfE website.


To view our current vacancies with information on how to apply please see our job vacancies page. For further information contact Mrs B Breen in the school office.


Attendance 95.7%!

Congratulations and many thanks to everybody for all your efforts in getting your children here on time and making the effort to avoid term time for holidays and not allowing your children to stay at home with minor sniffles! The current figure of 95.7%

Many thanks to Mrs Ellingworth in the office for keeping on top of the work, checking the late arrivals the phone calls and meetings are not everybody’s favourite but we can see the impact on the children’s education. Keep it up! 

Latest School Calender Events

Years 3 & 4 - Harry Potter Trip01Dec2014

08:00 am - 15:30 pm @ Warner Brothers Studio

F1 & F2 - Going on a bear hunt03Dec2014

09:00 am - 15:30 pm @ Curve Theatre

Yr 1 trip to Botanical Gardens05Dec2014

09:00 am - 15:30 pm @ Botanical gardens

Year 2 trip to Botanical Gardens08Dec2014

08:00 am - 15:00 pm

F1 Christmas Play09Dec2014

13:30 pm - 15:00 pm @ School Hall

Calendars page(s): School Calender >>



Click here to find out about our Comenius project and Comenius mobilities.




Thank you!

On Friday 26th September, Mrs Palmer organised a coffee morning in our school to raise funds for the McMillan Nurses. Many of our families came and we had a nice time together, whilst at the same time raising nearly £400 to help the McMillan Nurses.


A big thank you to all the children in Key Stage 2 who took part in our sponsored Disco. You raised a massive £749.15!!! Thank you once again for your on-going support.  

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Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy News

  • Ofsted report
    The report from our recent Ofsted is now published and available for you to read.
  • Maths workshops
    Remember our maths workshops start today! Tuesday 28th October
  • Thank you!
    A big thank you to all the children in Key Stage 2 who took part in our sponsored disco.
  • Maths sessions for parents
    We would like to offer some parent maths sessions to help you support your child at home.
  • Questionnaire
    Please help us by completing this online questionnaire.
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On your phone or tablet go to your app store and search for school updates. Once it is downloaded you will need to put in the school postcode, LE5 3HH and then add our school. Once this is done you will receive our news feeds automatically as they update.


Below are the links to download the app:

Apple app store: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/school-updates/id524726507?mt=

Google play app store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.app.schools&feature=more_from_developer