Bring Miss Chisholm Home

Miss Chisholm taught at St Clare's and left us last year to continue her teaching career in Dubai. Many of us woke up to the tragic news at the weekend that she had sustained severe injuries following a horse riding accident in Dubai the day before her birthday. Miss Chisholm's mother continues to…

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Post-SATs Celebrating!

All our Year 6 pupils have had an incredibly busy week with their SATs, and all staff at St Clare's are so proud of them! The pupils have worked so hard and showed such resilience throughout the week. After their last exam, we took advantage of the lovely weather and enjoyed spending some time…

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Science Week at St Clare's

During March, KS2 celebrated British Science Week by hosting a Science School Fair. Throughout the week, the children from years 3,4,5 and 6 worked extremely hard by investigating around our theme of 'Journeys on earth and beyond.' 

Each year group was given a specific focus around the…

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Stations of the Cross 2019

Year 5 led Stations of the Cross. Thank you to all who helped and thank you to all who came and watched. The children loved practicing and leading this important ceremony during Holy Week.


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Conquering our deepest fears with special guest Nick Carter

Today at St Clare's we were delighted to welcome back Nick Carter from the Committed Project Charity who hosted our KS2 assembly. Nick talked to us about conquering our deepest fears and shared his latest adventures of exploring some of the world's deepest caves. Nick presented some of our…

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World Book Day 2019

World Book day 2019 has been a resounding success at St Clare’s! Our theme this year has been ‘Bedtime Stories’ and pupils absolutely loved coming in to school wearing their favourite slippers and snuggly pajamas! Each class spent some time reading in the library and having delicious hot chocolate…

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Pancake Day in nursery!

We have been learning all about Shrove Tuesday (aka pancake day) in nursery.  We learnt that Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent and why we eat pancakes.  We found out how to make a pancake and that some people take part in pancake races.  Some of us made our own frying pans and pancakes and…

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Lego Club

The Lego group, which meets each week in the library, makes all sorts of wonderful things.   Today they brought along an amazing dragon with a moving mouth.    To make this remarkable piece, everyone had a role and each person helped from design to finish.   Watch out for next week's little bit of…

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Year 3 Parent Celebration

On Friday 15th February, Year 3 completed their last topic lesson with the help of their grown ups. 


We have had lots of fun learning about the stone age, bronze age and iron age and were inspired by some lovely homework that was brought in by one of the children, so we decided that we…

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3S - Science Learning

Over the past 2 weeks Year 3 have been putting their learning of plants into other areas of the curriculum.


In Literacy we created a' poet tree' which is now displayed in our playground for everybody to enjoy! We also wrote a letter to a scientist who was proposing to remove all plants…

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James goes to India!

We would like to wish James, our Manchester City Football Coach, the very best of luck on your visit to India next week to teach the school children there! We very much look forward to hearing about your wonderful adventure when you return after half term. Bon Voyage!



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Manchester Schools Indoor Sportshall Athletics Finals 2019

Huge congratulations to our year 5 and 6 girls and boys athletics teams who competed in this years Manchester Schools Indoor Sportshall Athletics competition agh the Manchester City Etihad Arena. Despite some tough competition from a number of local schools, the many talents of our St Clare's…

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