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Worship is a central feature of our daily life.
We have high expectations of all.
‘The child grew and became strong in body, mind and spirit.’
(Luke 2. v40)
We aim:
 For our children to become independent and active participants in their own learning.
 To provide a safe, stimulating and happy place for both children and staff.
 To provide a broad and meaningful curriculum that challenges all to achieve their potential.
 To create a Christian atmosphere in which each person is valued.
 To be a school family, fostering strong links between home, school and parish.

Why Choose Us?

Located just off the high street in the historic town of Newton-le-Willows. Ofsted also judged the school to be outstanding in December 2013.

What Are We Like?

A beautiful and harmonious family atmosphere pervades the school. We always strive for high standards and very good progress.

What Can We Offer?

Exciting curriculum with excellent use of the local area; swimming, musical instrument tutition and sports training by university expert.



St. Peter’s Church of England Primary was recently presented with St Helens Public Health’s ‘Tasty Tuck’ Award for healthy snacking at break time. 

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St Peter's C.E. Primary School

St. Peter’s is a one form entry Church of England voluntary aided primary school, serving the parish of St. Peter’s Church and providing a Christian education for those who choose it.

St. Peter’s Church of England Church founded the school in 1860. We have strong links with the Parish Church and the local community.

Parents and the community are welcome in school, being partners in educating our children. It is a caring and happy school where children are expected to work hard and there is a good understanding between staff and children.

There are eight classrooms, several group teaching rooms, an additional area for continuous provision in Early Years and KS1, a creative craft room,portable laptop and iPad trolleys, a central library, general admin offices and a staff room.

Parents wishing to visit school before applying for a place/s for their child/children are welcome to contact the school office to request an appointment.

Why Choose Our School

"Why Choose Our School?


December / 2013

“High quality teaching ensures that pupils learn extremely well. Teachers plan lessons that stimulate, motivate and engage pupils. Pupils’ behaviour is outstanding in lessons and around the school. There are excellent relationships between pupils and staff and these are a key strength of the school. The school is extremely well led and managed. The head teacher, senior leaders and governors have high ambitions for the school and relentlessly pursue excellence in all areas.”

See What We've Been Up To

Check out what pupils of St Peter’s Primary School have been up to. Whether it’s a science experiment from their daily school life, sporting achievement or field trip. Your children are always learning and enjoying themselves in the process.