St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School

We pray, We work, We play, We care, We do our best!


Devonshire Drive, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 5RJ

01254 231277

LATEST NEWS : Have a wonderful summer holiday everybody and we will see you again on Thursday September 2nd......MP Sarah Britcliffe visits St. Mary's and school is mentioned in Parliamentary debate (see Green R.E. tab - Eco Classroom - Sarah Britcliffe visit)...For latest Admissions Policy, please go to the blue contacts tab and scroll down...Lent 2021 - Please see our 'R.E. GIFT Team' Tab for information on Lent 2021....For 'Home Learning' please go to 'Curriculum' and drop down to 'COVID19 Home Learning' and select your class...Coach Kyle fitness activities each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. - Zoom invites will be delivered beforehand.... Please see our new 'On-Line Safety for Parents' section - Go to 'More' then 'Parent's Section' then 'On-line Safety' for tips on how children can stay safe on-line at home.......Please visit the 'Worship' section by clicking on the green 'R.E./G.I.F.T. Team tab for exclusive Worship videos created and delivered by our G.I.F.T. Team which you can interact with at home!....


Click on the pictures to link to each site.


Word and Pictures
Words and Pictures supports phonics teaching and learning. It has games, activities and prinatable resources, with information for parents and teachers.

Magic Key
The Magic Key website is aimed at children aged 5-6 years and follows the TV programmes in which Kipper, Biff, Chip, Wilf, Wilma and Floppy go off on their adventures. The site is based on the literacy objectives for Year

Starship English
Starship is the BBC's new service to support 6-7 year old children with English and Maths skills in Year 2. The web games are part of a learning package which includes TV/radio programmes.

Little Animals Activity Centre
The Little Animals Activity Centre is a fun way for 4-8 year olds to learn and play at home. Includes English and Mathematics activities, featuring friendly animal characters.


KS1 Bitsize English
A fun site with games and printable activities which cover some of the Key Stage 1 objectives for English, including pronouns, synonyms, sentence construction and spelling.

KS2 Revisewise
Another BBC site featuring activities and quizzes to help Year 6 pupils revise for their National Curriculum Tests in English.

Follow a quest or solve a mystery by completing spelling challenges. Spellits  features three spelling games designed for children between 7-11 years old.

Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check
This spelling aid allows you to input up to ten spellings. You can then watch flash card sequences and do spelling tests online, using the Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check strategy. Spelling tests can be printed out.

Space Hangman
Use your knowledge of spelling patterns and rules, to help defeat Alpha the Alien. Features 5 levels, each with three stages of difficulty
Compete against pupils from across the globe to improve your spelling. A super site!
Jacqueleine Wilson
Click here to visit this award winning author's website, which is packed full of fun information, facts and competitions to enter.
Joseph Delaney - The Wardstone Chronicles
Joseph Delaney is a Lancashire author. Visit the website to find out more about the Spook and is apprentice.

Michael Rosen
Rosen held the post of Children's Laureate between June 2007 and June 2009. Find out more about him and his books/poetry  with a visit to his website.

Michael Morpurgo
Visit the official website of Michael Morpurgo - find out about his books, his inspiration, his achievements and his most recent time as the Children's Laureate.

Roald Dahl
Visit the fantastic and very funny Roald Dahl website. Watch out for the trumping chicken!

Story time
Enjoy a wide selection of stories - from fairy tales to stories from other cultures.
Storybook Web
Enjoy a wide range of captivating stories for 5-8 year olds.
Myths and Legends
A fantastic site from E2BN. Read and create myths and legends.  Well worth a visit.