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Curriculum Statement


Curriculum Intent

A curriculum rooted in faith

‘Let Your Light Shine’


At St Vincents we are ... developing the learning, the learners, their behaviours, faith and values


Developing the learning (What we learn)

High quality teaching

Appropriate subject specific knowledge, skills and understanding

A well-resourced rich environment so that pupils can learn effectively, fulfil their potential and bring about outstanding outcomes


Developing the character of our learners (Who we are when we learn) 

A broad, balanced, modern and well-resourced curriculum

First hand experiences, in order to fulfil the requirements of the national curriculum, modern life and a changing technological world


Developing behaviours and habits to become effective learners (Our actions and attitudes: How we act when we learn)

A growth mind set approach to learning

Resilient learners who recognise that their effort is key to their success

Independent learning skills as pupils progress through the school

A healthy self-image, self-esteem and self-confidence

The life skills necessary to deal with everyday life

Following the 5 ways to wellbeing and understanding the importance of each one


Developing the spiritual and moral compass of our learners (Our place in the community and wider world: Where we are)

Developing the whole child

Empowering pupils to be engaged and creative lifelong learners who can contribute to the wider society

Living out our catholic mission by responding to social justice and local, national and international charitable work

Click here to find out how we will implement this

Click here to find out how we will evidence the impact


Contact the School

St Vincent's Catholic Primary School

Orchard Road,
WA15 8EY

Main Contact: Headteacher Mrs Harrop

SEN Contact: Mrs Tiernan and Mrs Farrell

Tel: 0161 911 8040



We couldn't be happier with St Vincent's, our children are really happy there. - Parent Survey
It is a wonderful environment, our children are flourishing - Parent Survey
The school ethos gives the children excellent opportunities to develop their spirituality and knowledge of their faith. - Parent Survey
It is a really friendly school, I have been made to feel very welcome. - Parent Survey
We love St Vincent's, keep doing what you are doing! - Parent Survey