St Mary's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School


Central Avenue, Newton Aycliffe, Co. Durham, DL5 5NP

01325 300339

Guided by faith, nurtured through love, inspired to achieve.
As witnesses to Jesus and enriched by the Holy Spirit, St Mary's Catholic Primary School is a respectful, caring and embracing family. We celebrate and share our Catholic faith together, recognising the uniqueness and potential of all. The values and learning that are nurtured in our school enable achievement in education and beyond.


Staff at St. Mary’s RC Primary for the Academic Year 2018 - 2019


Headteacher Mrs A Sowden
Deputy Headteacher                      Mrs D Hargreaves (Y4)
Senior Teachers


Ms A Miles (Y5)

Miss J Wills (Y2)  - SENDCo



Class Teachers

Mrs V Kaye (Reception)

Mrs A Bennett (Y1) 

Mrs L Brown (Y3)

Mr A Robinson (Y6)

Mrs C Clausen (PPA)



Higher Level Teaching Assistants

Mrs M Matthews (KS1)

Mrs G Mason ( KS1)

Mrs B Minns (Y3)

Mrs L Machin (Y6)



Teaching Assistants

Ms A Foster (Y1)

Mrs R Davies (Y2) 

Miss Lewis (Y3) 

Mrs Gibson (Y4)

Mrs H Moran (Y5) 



PSA Mrs E Kengyelics
Secretary Mrs A Hall
Lunchtime Supervisors

Mrs J Boys

Mrs J Darnell       

Mrs R Hodgson

Mrs Laycock



Kitchen  Mrs N Wilkinson
Caretaker Mr N Wheatley
Cleaner                                                 Ms A Simpson