Part of the Newman Catholic Collegiate

Welcome to St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy

"Let us remember we are in the presence of God"


We are pleased to share with you our latest OFSTED report from their visit on 28th and 29th September. Please also see this letter from Mr McKenna

News and Events

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Latest School Updates

Y11 Exams Letter

Please read the following updated letter for all year 11 students and their parents/carers

Further Examinations Information 26.5.22

Year 11 Prom

Please read the following letter for information about our Y11 Prom!

Y11 Prom Letter 02.03.22

Year 7 Assessments

the Year 7 Assessments will run from 16th May and continue until 27th May. Students will be informed by their teachers when the assessments are taking place, in order to help them prepare.

Live Streamed Masses

Click the link below to see which Masses are being streamed live across the Diocese for Schools and Children. Masses for Schools Children and Their Families

Late students

If arriving late please report it via the absence line number 01782 883003 or email to They must then enter via the main visitor entrance and sign in.

Drop off/ Collection

Wherever possible, please drop your child off in the dedicated bay on Little Chell Lane. There is no vehicle access onto the school site to collect your child. The only collection point in the afternoon is the designated bay on Little Chell Lane. Can we thank you all again for your constant support and please stay safe.

Student Absence

All absences need to be phoned in by 9am on the absence line number 01782 883003 or emailed to