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St. Mary’s Catholic Academy
part of the Painsley Catholic Academy

Love and Serve

“Every individual will develop knowledge, skills and understanding with confidence and belief to take in life's journey. Together we will excel, love and serve through the Catholic Faith without limitations.”


Senior Leadership Team


Principal                          Mrs G Turner

Vice Principal                     Mrs R Mellor

Assistant Principal              Mrs L Fallows


Classroom Staff

Class                                      Teacher                         Teaching Assistant

Nursery                                      Mrs S Else                                   Miss D Moore

Reception                                    Mrs R Reid                                   Mrs K Hall

Year 1                                       Mrs E Nicholls                             Mrs M Whittaker/ Miss A Hine

Year 2                                       Mrs K Buggy                                 Miss A Owen

Year 3                                       Miss E Knobbs                              Miss S Ball    

Year 4                                        Mr M Dawson                               Mrs J Collier 

Year 5                                       Miss G Blood                                Mrs E Iremonger

Year 6                                       Mrs L Fallows                              Mrs H Morgan/ Miss A Hine


IT Teacher                       Mrs M Ottley


Office Staff

School Business Manager              Mrs M Kelsey                             Clerical Assistant          Miss E Smith


Before & Afterschool Club

Breakfast Club                             Miss A Sale & Miss S Ball

Afterschool Club                          Miss S Ball & Miss K Starkey


Kitchen Staff

Kitchen Supervisor                        Miss A Sale

Kitchen Assistants                        Miss V Brown & Miss J Moss



Cleaning Supervisor                      Mrs E Kusznierski

Cleaning Assistants                       Mrs B Millward         Mrs K Hall


Lunchtime Supervisors  Miss C Barker         Mrs S Carter             Mrs D Coates                               

                                                      Mrs J Howell           Mrs J Keates         Mrs E Rutter.        Miss F Shaw   Mrs A Shepherd    


Caretaker                             Mr P Mason


IT Technician                    Mr B Jones


Music Teachers                Mr B Cope & Mrs J Cowdy


Education Welfare Officer           Mrs M Barlow


Volunteers                  Mrs R Prince               Miss H Birch-Machin             Mrs J Jackson


St. Mary's Catholic Church         Fr Martin Pratt