Numeracy and Literacy

Emphasis is placed on a high level of literacy and numeracy at St Mary's School. Each child is expected to achieve. Expectations are high. No child is left behind. Provision is made for a child who may experience difficulties in either area.

ERO Comment - "All students are very well supported to make progress, especially in literacy and numeracy.

Students at St Mary's, benefit from high quality teaching practices.

The Principal and staff show the belief that all students can achieve.

Students benefit from the many opportunities for one to one instruction.

Classroom programmes are well planned and flexible to meet student's varying needs"