Buller Avenue, Preston, Lancashire PR1 9QQ

01772 742351

bursar@st-marymagdalen.lancs.sch.uk

St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Primary School

Let the light of Jesus shine through, in all we think and say and do.

Mission Statement

 

Motto

Letting the light of Jesus shine through

 

Mission Statement

Let the light of Jesus shine through in all we think and say and do.

 

Prayer

Jesus, let your light shine through in all we think and say and do. Amen

 

Aims of our Mission

Loving

Using the teaching of Jesus to provide a loving school community where all love God and one another.

Learning

Instilling a love of learning in a caring Catholic environment which enables pupils to develop their true potential

Preparing

Enabling all pupils to become well balanced individuals and preparing them for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of adult life.

 

 

 

Objectives of Our Mission Statement

  1. Loving - Using the teaching of Jesus to provide a loving school community where all love God and one another

     

  • Teaching of Religious Education is outstanding

  • Behaviour of staff is modelled on the Beatitudes

  • Collective Worship, Prayer, Assemblies and RE Celebrations are excellent

  • Parish and school work hand in hand on excellent sacramental preparation

  • Positive behaviour management; good behaviour celebrated, conflict resolved and forgiveness demonstrated

  • Needs of all learners are recognised and accepted

  • Quality lessons taught in PSHE (Personal, Social and Health Education)

  • SMSC (Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural) aspects of school valued highly and delivered thoughtfully.

  • Everyone is cared for and respected as an individual

     

  1. Learning - Instilling a love of learning in a caring Catholic environment which enables pupils to develop their true potential.

     

  • Teaching in all subjects is high quality

  • A well balanced curriculum is provided

  • Hard work and achievement is celebrated

  • High expectations and ambition is fostered

  • Pupil progress and quality of lessons is stringently monitored

  • Collaboration and mentoring skills are encouraged

  • A wide range of extra curricula activities are provided

  • Classroom environments are stimulating, useful, happy and secure

  • Clear feedback and targets given to children so they know how to improve

     

  1. Preparing - Enabling all pupils to become well balanced individuals and preparing them for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of adult life.

     

  • Life skills that prepare children for each new stage of life’s journey are taught

  • Self-responsibility is encouraged so that children understand choices and consequence

  • Strong home, parish and school links are built

  • Children are involved in the life of the parish

  • Resilience is built to cope with life’s challenges

  • The needy in the world are helped by our school in our charity work

  • Responsibility of caring for God’s world and everyone in it is understood