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  • 04/09/19

    September 2019

    I am writing to welcome you to the new academic year at St. Mary’s and in particular to our new parents whose children started with us this week.  It’s a big step moving up to secondary school and we are looking forward to helping them settle into life with us. It was great to sp...
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  • 10/07/19

    July 2019

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s)   The end of this academic year is fast approaching and I just wanted to write to thank you for your ongoing support for all that we do at St. Mary’s. This year has been a particularly positive one in so many ways and there is much to reflect on and be pro...
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  • 10/05/19

    May 2019

    HEADTEACHER’S SUMMER TERM UPDATE   Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to welcome you to the summer term at St. Mary’s and I hope you all had an enjoyable and restful Easter break. Last term was an incredibly busy but very positive one at St. Mary’s with not one but t...
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  • 22/01/19

    January 2019

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s)   Our new term is now in full swing and I am pleased to say that it has started in a very focused and purposeful manner. Just prior to your children returning, the staff at St. Mary’s embarked on some important training and professional development...
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  • 14/12/18

    December 2018

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) As this term draws to a close, I am writing to thank you for the support you continue to give to us at St. Mary’s. The autumn term tends to be a busy one and this year is no exception! It was lovely to see our former Year 11’s return to St. Mary’s l...
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  • 25/10/18

    October 2018

    Dear Parents/Carers As the end of this first half-term approaches, I am writing to thank you for your ongoing support during what has been a busy yet very productive time at school. Our new Year 7 pupils have settled incredibly well into life at St Mary’s and they are already making a gr...
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  • 07/09/18

    September 2018

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) I am writing to welcome you to a new academic year at St. Mary’s and I hope that you all had a restful and enjoyable summer holiday. It’s with great pleasure that we welcome our new students in Year 7 and we will do everything we possibly can to make their t...
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  • 16/07/18

    July 2018

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s) As the academic year draws to an end, I would just like to thank the staff, students and you all for the support I have received in my first term as Headteacher of St. Mary’s. I have thoroughly enjoyed being here during what has been a busy yet productive end to t...
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  • 23/05/18

    May 2018

    Dear Parents/Carers At the time of writing, I am just starting the final week of my first half-term at St. Mary’s.  I can’t quite believe how quickly the first few weeks have gone but I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here so far. I have been using the initial weeks of my Head...
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  • 17/04/18

    April 2018

    Dear Parent(s)/Carer(s)   I am writing to introduce myself as Head teacher at St. Mary’s and to say what a privilege it is to have the opportunity to lead here.  I am very excited to start and now have the first couple of days under my belt!  Everyone has been incredibly w...
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  • 26/03/18

    Easter 2018

    Dear Parents and Carers   As we approach the end of a short and very busy term I want to thank you all for your support during my interim period as Acting Headteacher. I have appreciated all of your kind messages and encouragement. I am also grateful for your co-operation with the teachin...
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  • 15/01/18

    January 2018

    Dear Parents / Carers On behalf of all staff at St Mary’s I wish you a happy New Year. It has been a hectic start to the new term.  I had just started to work closely with Stuart Wetson, the new Head Teacher, who starts after the Easter holiday, when I received a call last Wednesday...
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