St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

Live, Love, Learn, Grow

College Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire WN8 0PY



It is with great pleasure that we extend a very warm welcome to St Teresa's, and our School Website.

We are a Catholic Primary School and as such we believe that the ethos of our school must, in all aspects, reflect the teachings of Christ in the Gospels. Indeed, Our aim is to provide a high quality Christian Education based upon the teachings of Christ in the Gospels, where each individual can live life to the full; love like Jesus, learn from every opportunity and grow together in faith.

We hope that you enjoy looking through our website and sharing many of the special events and moments that take place in our school.  Should you require any further information, or you would like to visit our school then please do not hesitate to contact us. 

Mrs. C.M. Rigby


Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.    Martin Luther King Jr.

whole school cinema trip - nativity rocks

Latest School Events Events

Whole School Cinema Trip19Dec2018

9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Empire Cinemas

Christingle Making21Dec2018

9:15 am - 9:45 am @ St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

All parents/carers invited to attend

Christingle Service21Dec2018

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm @ St Teresa's Catholic Church

Break Up for Christmas21Dec2018

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm @ St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

Start of the Spring Term08Jan2019

8:45 am - 9:45 am @ St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

Year 6 to attend the Parish Mass08Jan2019

9:15 am - 9:45 am @ St Teresa's Church

PTFA Meeting08Jan2019

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm @ St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

All are welcome!

With You Always Session 4 for Y410Jan2019

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ St Teresa's Church

Community Coffee Morning led by Y611Jan2019

9:00 am - 9:45 am @ St Teresa's Catholic Primary School

Year Five to attend Parish Mass15Jan2019

9:15 am - 9:45 am @ St Teresa's Church

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St Teresa's Catholic Primary School News

  • Whole School Cinema Trip
    On Wednesday 19th December, all our children will enjoy a trip to the Empire Cinemas in Wigan to watch the film, ‘Nativity Rocks’.
  • Christingle Service
    On the last day of term, Friday 21st December from 9.05am until 9.45am we invite parents/carers or grandparents to join our children in making a ‘Christingle’.
  • Key Stage Two Christmas Reflection
    The Key Stage Two Christmas Reflection takes place at 6.30pm on Monday 17th December in Church. Please could parents/carers ensure the children arrive in church by 6.10pm.
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After School clubs

There are no after school clubs running in the last week of the Autumn Term.


After School Club is available as normal.

after school clubs

The following After School Clubs are available after the Christmas holidays.  All Clubs take place from 3.15pm - 4.15pm.  Please collect your child from the school's main entrance.


Invasion Games for Years 3 and 4.

Lego for Reception to Year 3.


Book Club for Years 3 to 6.

Cross Country for Years 3 to 6.


Arts and Crafts for Reception to Year 3.

Tag Rugby for Year 3 to 6.

Homework for Years 1 and 2.


consultation on proposed changes to the admission policy for September 2020

Schools across the Archdiocese are consulting on proposed changes to admissions policies to take effect for school admissions for September 2020. They will only effect new applications for reception and Year 7 places (from September 2020 onwards) and children in other year groups and who have already obtained a place at a school will not experience any changes.

Please see the links below for further information.

Please return all responses to the consultation to:

Mr. P.Holland, Chair of Governors, St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, College Road, Upholland.  WN8 0PY

Consultation on Admissions Policy 2020 - Letter to Parents

Consultation on Admissions Policy 2020 - Notice

Consultation on Proposed Changes to School Admissions Criteria September 2020

Draft Admission Policy for Consultation

Supplementary Faith Request Form



Christmas Dinner

Thank you to all the kitchen staff, welfare assistants and staff in school for their support in ensuring our children could enjoy a delicious Christmas Dinner on Wednesday.  It was wonderful occasion enjoyed by all.

Christmas Jumper Day

Thank you to all the children and staff for supporting National Wear your Christmas Jumper Day today and raising money for Save the Children.  In total we raised £118.

CAFOD Carol Service

Thank you to Mrs Edgar and our School Choir for their wonderful performance at the CAFOD Carol Concert. A great opportunity for our children to perform alongside other schools and colleges.  We are exceptionally grateful to Mrs Edgar who offers her time and expertise so freely so that our children can experience the opportunity of joining in with a choir.

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