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St Mary Cray
Primary Academy


Welcome to St Mary Cray Primary Academy

 

Latest News

  • 3:43 PM - 1 Feb 23

    We had two more wonderful school events at #OrpingtonLibrary today with children's author @sarahannjuckes but this time in person! Yr5 & Yr6 pupils from @stmarycraypa had a real treat when they met Sarah & heard all about her fantastic book, #TheNightAnimals. @Better_UK https://t.co/n3auJ2ecUY

  • 3:53 PM - 12 Dec 22

    Even with the snowy scenes in St Mary Cray, the school was still open so the children could learn and play! #snowday #smcpa #orpington #stmarycray #primaryschool @GordonGo https://t.co/TYxoYGJUtZ

  • 3:51 PM - 31 Oct 22

    Back to School As the days are getting darker we cannot wait to use our new hi-vis vests that were kindly donated by @Specsavers Bromley! We have some amazing trips planned for this half term and these will ensure that our children are visible & safe when out and about https://t.co/AJdveQKHty

  • 5:13 PM - 12 Oct 22

    St Mary Cray Open Days If any parents are looking for a great school to start their reception child in 2023, come and join us to take a look around our school #smcpa #stmarycrayprimaryacademy #schoolopendays #receptionchildren #primaryschool #Orpington #Kent https://t.co/Mq2ExWQtiK

  • 10:21 AM - 6 Jan 21

    Day 3 of what feels like lockdown 437! We are impressed with all of the home learning coming in so far! Keep it up all of you "Resilient Rhinos"! Stay home and stay safe. https://t.co/7VbyzmttmH

  • 9:18 AM - 3 Dec 20

    We have bought an amazing 80 pairs of pyjamas with all of your donations for the @CHPyjamaCharity Thank you all for your support! https://t.co/PlylAfqw6V

  • 12:38 PM - 10 Nov 20

    Welcome to St Mary Cray Primary Academy! In light of continued lockdown, we are unable to host open mornings or tours of the school for new starters. Have a look at our new video for information about the school. https://t.co/48xkEMeye4

  • 12:05 PM - 10 Nov 20

    A huge welcome back to all of our pupils and families. Autumn 2 is our favourite term with the build up to Christmas! We are still working towards a festive and fun period, however, in light of the current lockdown, details are TBC.

  • 2:33 PM - 23 Oct 20

    Today school was taken over by MONSTERS! We had a fun dress up day for our children to enjoy the last day of term after all of their hard work and positivity since returning to school. https://t.co/Xa8j4SmsA0

  • 8:53 AM - 21 Oct 20

    Filming is currently in progress this morning at SMCPA, as we make a promotional video for school! Our Head Boy and Head Girl are 'on set' as we speak, giving an insight into the day-to-day running of our great school! https://t.co/IRu69z4Kf8

  • 12:48 PM - 13 Oct 20

    Are you looking to spread the Christmas cheer? We are expanding our Food Bank into the festive season with a gift for all, leaving no child without on Christmas morning. If you would like to donate, please contact communityoutreach@st-marycray.bromley.sch.uk https://t.co/7Sn0NxB6d1

  • 2:56 PM - 7 Oct 20

    Do you have a child due to start school in Reception in September 2021? Then get in touch to book an individual tour of St Mary Cray Primary Academy where you can see our learning environments and ask any questions you have. We look forward to meeting you! https://t.co/WzDp6rltc8

  • 3:19 PM - 6 Oct 20

    We celebrated Mad Hatter Day today! School has been a jumble of jesters, Dr Seuss, gumball machines, shark heads and much more! Well done everyone for your efforts and joining in for a bit of fun. https://t.co/fnAgUs7Hhm

  • 9:56 AM - 5 Oct 20

    SMCPA is so proud to have joined forces with @BBCCiN to continue supporting our community with the school Food Bank. Please get in touch if there is anything you need, or if you would like to support us with donations and help us keep our cupboards stocked and our community fed. https://t.co/yisdDvOquI

Upcoming Events

  • February 7th 2023

    SATS Chat - Year 6 Parents

    On Tuesday 7th and Thursday 9th February, we will be running a Year 6 information meeting for the upcoming SATs tests taking place in May.

    This will be a very important meeting, where we will run through what the SATs consist of as well as the key dates for the tests.

    We will go through what we will be doing as a school to help your child as well as what can be done at home in the lead up to the tests.

    The sessions will start at 3:00 both days and will also provide you with an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

    I look forward to seeing you all there.

    Many Thanks,
    Mr Coy

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  • February 8th 2023

    Parent Consultation Evening

    Please book your child's appointment via the Arbor App.

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  • February 9th 2023

    SATS Chat - Year 6 Parents

    On Tuesday 7th and Thursday 9th February, we will be running a Year 6 information meeting for the upcoming SATs tests taking place in May.

    This will be a very important meeting, where we will run through what the SATs consist of as well as the key dates for the tests.

    We will go through what we will be doing as a school to help your child as well as what can be done at home in the lead up to the tests.

    The sessions will start at 3:00 both days and will also provide you with an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

    I look forward to seeing you all there.

    Many Thanks,
    Mr Coy

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  • February 13th 2023 – February 17th 2023

    February Half Term

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  • February 20th 2023

    PTA Movie Night - EYFS & KS1

    £3 per child or £5 for 2 children

    Book direct via PTA members

    Further details to follow

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  • February 21st 2023

    Shrove Tuesday Pancakes with Olive Dining

    The kitchen will today be serving a dessert of Shrove Tuesday pancakes at school lunch, along with a selection of toppings:

    Forest Fruit & Apple compote
    Lemon & Sugar
    Chocolate Sauce

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  • February 21st 2023

    PTA Movie Night - KS2

    £3 per child or £5 for 2 children

    Book direct via PTA members

    Further details to follow

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  • February 24th 2023

    PE Immersion Day

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Reminders

Nut Free Food Products

We would like to remind parents that we are a nut free school and that no food items should be brought onto school premises - this includes sandwiches and chocolate bars in packed lunches. Thank-you for your cooperation.
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Water Only in Bottles

Students should only be drinking water in class - they are not allowed flavoured water or juices as their main drink in the classroom. These drinks are allowed as part of their packed lunch only.
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No Dogs Allowed on Site

As per school policy, no dogs (unless guide-dogs) are allowed on school premises.
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Pay via ParentPay

All payments should be made in advance on ParentPay either online or through the app. This includes: Dinner Money, Breakfast Club, Tik Tok Afterschool Club, and Trips.
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Get In Touch

High Street,
St Mary Cray,
Orpington,
BR5 4AR
01689 826081