Part of the Newman Catholic Collegiate

Welcome to St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy

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

We would like to warmly welcome prospective students currently in year 6 and their parents/guardians to view our

Open Evening Presentation

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Latest School Updates


Covid Additional Information as from 15.10.21

From 18th October, face coverings will mandatory (unless exempt) for students and staff in all indoor communal areas in the school. If you would like to talk about this further please contact your child’s Head of Year in the first instance. Please see linked letters from the school and Stoke local authority which can be found here:

Local Authority letter

School Letter

Covid-19 Vaccinations

All children will be bringing home their consent form on Friday 8th October, it is imperative that these forms are returned to school on Monday 11th October to enable vaccines to be provided on Wednesday 13th October.


Read our Summer 2021 Newsletter

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