St. Mary's Catholic Federation, Carshalton

St. Mary's Catholic Federation, Carshalton

Learning, Playing and Growing together in the Love of Jesus

School News

6th March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - 06.03.2020

5th March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update


Please find the latest update on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and steps the school are taking:


Public Health England Update

The Department for Education (DfE) have launched a new coronavirus (COVID-19) advice service for the education sector, including parents and carers. Please see the details below:


A link to the information on the DfE website is below:


The London Borough of Sutton has a dedicated webpage on the Coronavirus


The public are advised to visit for further information and to check the list of affected areas.  The latest information and advice for the general public is on the NHS pages, further advice is also available on the GOV.UK page (updated daily at 2 pm). In the first instance, please refer to the above guidance or call 111 if you require any further advice.


Steps the school are taking include:

  • Our site team are carrying out additional checks throughout the day to ensure that hand soaps are full.
  • Our site team are regularly cleaning ‘high contact’ areas such as door handles, banisters, etc. with antibacterial disinfectant spray.
  • We have been teaching the children the importance of hand washing, particularly following sneezing, coughing or eating.

 Thank you for your helpful contributions in supporting the school at this difficult time and hope your own families are all keeping free from the virus.


Kind regards


Mrs Shirley Hulme

Executive Headteacher

28th February 2020

World Book Day - Friday 6th March

A reminder that on Friday 6th March 2019 we will be celebrating World Book Day 2020. ?

Please try and be as inventive and resourceful as you can by recycling material/clothing that can already found around the home to put a costume together. For costume inspiration please visit where there are some helpful costume suggestions. We look forward to the events of the day and to sharing our costumes with one another. ?


14th January 2020

Applications for St. Mary's

Please remember all applications for Nursery, Reception and Year 3 need to submitted by Wednesday 15th January 2020 at 3pm. Please do not forget for Reception and Year 3 you will also need to apply online at Sutton School Admissions.