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St Mary Cray
Primary Academy


St Mary Cray Primary Academy enables excellence in learning, achievement and development. We provide children with experiences to build their abilities in all that they do.

Ofsted Sept 2017:  Outstanding in 2 out of the 5 judgements: Early Years and Leadership/Management.  Good: all other areas. 

In 2017: top 10% KS2 Progress nationwide, Best Reading in Bromley, 25% children offered grammar school places.

  • 6:35 PM - 7 Apr 18

    RT @Teach_TaxRebate: @stmarycraypa @Nugentchat @WaterstonesOrp @clpe1 Hooray! School libraries are the best.

  • 6:35 PM - 7 Apr 18

    RT @clpe1: @stmarycraypa @Literacy_Trust Fantastic feedback - well done to you all - and thanks for sharing!

  • 7:54 AM - 5 Apr 18

    RT @stmarycraypa: Our Band on the Run stars shone at the Bromley Festival of Music this week at @The_Churchill A HUGE thank-you to our @Bro...

  • 7:52 AM - 5 Apr 18

    "promotion of wider reading achieved an astonishing degree of improvement in results....teaching has transformed [reading]. The 'Power of Reading' has [improved] boys' engagement in reading." Challenge Partner Review - March 18 @clpe1 @Literacy_Trust https://t.co/Z1qkrwMdCe

  • 7:47 AM - 5 Apr 18

    New library is now finished! Thank you @Nugentchat and @WaterstonesOrp for the inspiration for ideas. Power of Reading in our school! @clpe1 https://t.co/Q7vOwz5Cgp

  • 7:43 AM - 5 Apr 18

    RT @stmarycraypa: Ofsted Sep 17 Early Years: Outstanding Leadership: Outstanding All other areas: Good https://t.co/vsoNkOZpF5

  • 10:10 AM - 3 Apr 18

    "[pupils] aspire to achieve well and link success at school to future working life...teachers encourage pupils to be 'mindful' and self-aware...overall outcomes are at a high level. St Mary Cray Primary is not a school that stands still." Challenge Partner Review March 2018 https://t.co/fOeCLgec5k

  • 10:06 AM - 3 Apr 18

    "Challenging learners is the norm... Pupils relish challenge...have very positive attitudes... proud of their school's high place nationally... very positive about wider reading ..pupils keenly undertake independent research." Challenge Partner Review March 2018 https://t.co/f6ic8ZDSLV

  • 7:56 AM - 3 Apr 18

    Year 6 Citizenship day was fun, hands on and most of all made us think. https://t.co/WyH8rlQvkd

  • 7:54 AM - 3 Apr 18

    Fantastic Science Week! https://t.co/ex7YWKny3n

  • 7:52 AM - 3 Apr 18

    Congratulations to our amazing Excellence Awards Winners for Spring 2. Well done all! https://t.co/fVLsgXdYYp

  • 7:49 AM - 3 Apr 18

    Great end to Spring term with so much Easter related activity. Church, assemblies, raffles, competitions, bonnets and much more! @craybenefice @RevJMW https://t.co/5ybOD5WiQx

  • 1:05 PM - 12 Mar 18

    Some of our year 5 students have made a helpful and fun poster to help you read myths and legends effectively. Take a look and find a book! https://t.co/OqWcLojDY7

  • 5:30 PM - 8 Mar 18

    Today we dove into our books and created a very weird and wonderful universe of characters as we finally celebrated @WorldBookDayUK after being snowed in! Great costumes from students and staff. https://t.co/RuYAfO5Kq8

Upcoming Events

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