At Holy Cross Catholic Primary school, we believe in providing the children with an enriching curriculum which takes into the account the learning of all children. Our school curriculum is underpinned by our Catholic values.
Please click on the links below to view the curriculum for the whole school, or topic webs for individual classes can be found on the class pages.
If you would like any further information on our school curriculum please contact the school office who will be more than happy to deal with your queries.
At Holy Cross Catholic Primary we live and learn by the Gospel value of treating others as you would like to be treated.
Our intent is to:
Mathematics: For every child to develop a sound understanding of Mathematics, equipping them with the skills of calculation, reasoning and problem solving that they need in life beyond school.
English: To deliver a quality English Curriculum that is exciting and innovative while enabling and empowering children’s written and oral communication, creativity and confidence.
Humanities: To broaden children's knowledge of the wider world and ignite curiosity of their surroundings.
Computing: To develop the children’s experience and understanding of Computing and how to conduct themselves safely and appropriately online. We aim to prepare the children for jobs of the future and to ensure they have a positive attitude online.
PE: To develop and expand the children’s experiences with a variety of sports which will enable them to achieve personal success, develop appropriate skills and confidence to partake in sports and an understanding of how physical exercise is important for both physical and mental well-being.
Science: “To develop a strong knowledge and understanding of scientific phenomena, be able to apply their knowledge to a range of scenarios and be able to communicate their understanding of science effectively and to understand the role of science now and what it could be in the future”
Design Technology: To create young people with the ability to design, create and evaluate their own products.
Music: To build a musical curriculum which develops learning and results in the acquisition of knowledge and improved well-being.
Art and Design: To provide Art and Design opportunities to develop and extend skills, whilst expressing individual interests, thought and ideas.
R.S.E: To provide pupils with the knowledge and skills required to participate in healthy and safe relationships which contribute to their spiritual and moral development.
RE: To work in partnership with parents, families and the parish to appreciate the way that religious beliefs shape our lives and our behaviour, to make reasoned and informed judgements, and to help children to acquire and develop knowledge and understanding of the Catholic Faith and other Faiths.