“Inspiring all to live learn and love in the light of Jesus”

John 8:12

“An outstanding school, which is deeply committed to the Catholic mission… this school inspires all within this faith community to live life to the full”

(Section 48 2017)

“Teachers plan activities that engage pupils and make them want to learn”

(Ofsted 2017)

“Pupils say that they feel safe and are educated well on how to keep themselves safe in a range of situations”

(Ofsted 2017)

Pupils are proud of their school and are polite and helpful to all visitors. Their behaviour is outstanding. They readily take on responsibilities and care for each other.” 

(Section 48 2017)

Welcome to St Paulinus Catholic Primary School

The children, staff and Governors at St Paulinus Catholic Primary School would like to welcome you to our fantastic website.

My name is Mrs d’Arcy and I am fortunate to be the Headteacher of this wonderful and successful school. As a former pupil at the School, I am especially proud to be its Headteacher! Our school is staffed by a dedicated team of talented and caring professionals who give their best to all our children.

Recently we have developed our outdoor areas so that all children in school can take part in exciting learning outside as well as inside. The School is constantly alive with a buzz for learning which is encouraged by having themed learning weeks and super learning days. Last year these included a faith week, a French day, a reading week, Australia Day, an outdoor learning day and more recently a superb space science week!

St Paulinus Catholic Primary School has amazing children, staff and Governors who all share the common belief that Jesus Christ is at the centre of all we do. This is reflected in our new school mission statement ‘Inspiring all to live, learn and love in the light of Jesus’ (CF John 8:12) which permeates throughout the School. We place a very strong emphasis on personalised learning and we are proud of our caring and inclusive ethos, creating the happy environment in which our children learn. As a result our children not only achieve very good standards, but they also develop the personal skills needed to be happy and fulfilled individuals.

Whilst the website is a good introduction to the School, I recommend that prospective parents visit us. I would welcome the opportunity to meet you, answer your questions and best of all let you see our great school in action.

Mrs d’Arcy

Our Core Values

Faith

Family

Respect

Achievement

Latest School News

2N Mathematics with Money

We have been looking at money this half term. We have been using coins to make amounts. We will then be applying our knowledge to problem solving. https://vimeo.com/329799298      

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Toy Making

In our topic lessons, we have been looking at different toys. We designed our own moving toys, made them from a variety of resources and then we evaluated our work. Most of our toys matched our designs and looked similar to what we wanted.  We used our problem solving...

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Last Supper Year 4

The Last Supper is the final meal that Jesus shared with his Apostles in Jerusalem before his crucifixion. The Last Supper is commemorated by Christians especially on Maundy Thursday. The Last Supper provides the scriptural basis for the Eucharist, also known as "Holy...

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Zacchaeus Year 1

Today's story is about a man many people didn't like. Of little stature, he was unable either to see over or to make his way through the crowds and therefore scaled a sycamore tree. There he was singled out by Jesus, who said to him, "Zacchaeus, make haste, and come...

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Year 3 Palm Sunday

Year 3 recreate Palm Sunday when Jesus makes his triumphal entry into Jerusalem. It marks the beginning of Holy Week and always falls on the Sunday before Easter Sunday.  

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EYU Palm Sunday

EYU recreate Palm Sunday when Jesus makes his triumphal entry into Jerusalem. It marks the beginning of Holy Week and always falls on the Sunday before Easter Sunday.  

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Slave Plates

In topic, year 6 have been looking at slavery artwork that was completed to support the abolishment of slavery. We have had a go at designing our own artwork in the form of paper mache plates which include a powerful picture or message to highlight the issues with the...

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Free School Meals

Help St Paulinus School to access a further £1320 a year to support your child’s education! By signing up to the Pupil Premium scheme, you can help our school to access significant additional funding from the Department for Education that will support your child to...

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I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life.

John 8:12

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St Paulinus Catholic Primary School
Temple Road
Dewsbury
West Yorkshire
WF13 3QE

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