Welcome to the home of St John Vianney Catholic Primary School.

Our Mission: In our school children, staff, parents and carers, governors and parish will work together to create a caring, learning environment with Our Lord as the focal point in which each child is valued as an individual, nurtured and encouraged to fulfil his/her potential.”

Our Motto: Everything we can be, with Christ in our hearts."

Latest Newsletters

  • 23 Oct 2020
    Newsletter No. 145 (23rd October 2020)

    Happy Half Term everyone - please see the Black History Month Edition of our newsletter.

  • 16 Oct 2020
    Nnewsletter No. 144 (16th October 2020)

    All the usual features and news. Have a good weekend everyone!

  • 16 Oct 2020
    Parent Governor Elections

    It's been a long week - now without typos!

    Dear Parents and Carers, we have two vacancies on our Board of Governors for Parent Governors. Please read the attached, which will give you more information about the role and consider whether you are able to support our school in this important strategic role.

  • 15 Oct 2020
    Assembly Link

    Dear Parents and Carers, we are going to try again! Please follow the link below to join us at assembly at 9:30 on Friday. We will try to publish it later too if you can't make 9:30.


  • 09 Oct 2020
    Newsletter No. 143 (9th October 2020)

    All the latest news, info and photos! Also...apologies: the Friday Assembly gremlins prevented us from sharing today - we will aim for next week to start our live streaming. Have a great weekend!

Covid-19 Important Information for Parents and Visitors

IF you have one of the following 3 Covid-19 symptoms, please ensure you book a test promptly and inform the school of the outcome.

  • High temperature (37.5 degrees or more)
  • A continuous cough (coughing a lot for an hour or more)
  • A change in sense of taste or smell


Visitors' Guide: if you are visiting our school, this handy guide will help you to ensure that you keep yourself and us safe.

Risk Assessment: look at how the school is implemeting government guidelines in order to reduce the risk of transmission.

Government Guidance for those using Public Transport: if you cannot walk, drive, cycle or scoot to school, please read to see what precautions you can take.

Stay at Home Guidance for Possible or Confirmed Cases

What to do if you have been asked to isolate due to a confirmed case or exposure to a confirmed case.

Latest Guidance - Useful Information.

The following Government Guidance may be useful to parents and visitors.

Face Coverings in Education Guidance

Shielding Advice for Children

Shielding Guidance for Vulnerable People

Life at St. John Vianney!

Latest School Calendar Events

School reopens after half term holiday02Nov2020

8:45 am - 9:45 am

Year 4 Swimming Lessons Start02Nov2020

12:00 pm - 12:00 pm

Virtual School Assembly06Nov2020

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Year 4 Swimming Lessons09Nov2020

Virtual School Assembly13Nov2020

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Calendars page(s): School Calendar >>

School Staggered timings starting in September 2020:

Nursery ~ Details to be advised

Reception Class ~ 8.45 am- 3 pm**

(Nursery Gates) **Applies from 21st September 2020

Year 1~ 9.15 am - 3.30 pm (Nursery gates)

Year 2 ~ 8.45 am - 3 pm (Main Gates)

Year 3 ~ 9 am - 3.15 pm (Main Gates)

Year 4 ~ 9.15 am - 3.30 pm (Main Gates)

Year 5 ~ 9 am - 3.15 pm (Car park gates)

Year 6 ~ 9.15 am - 3.30 pm (Car park gates)

NB: Siblings ~ if you have more than one child, then they ALL come in with the 'earliest' class drop off, and they will ALL leave with the 'earliest' class pick up.