Catholic Life in Our School
Welcome to St Charles' Catholic Voluntary Academy school website. We are a Catholic school, who support our parents in helping their children to continue to grow in love of Christ and to achieve their full potential. Our exceptional staff. visionary governing body and the supportive parish of St Charles Borromeo has helped to create conditions to nurture spirituality, grow in faith and live our mission for every child to 'Belong, Believe and to Blossom.'
The school is part of St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Trust Academy Trust of 25 Catholic Voluntary Academies with a collective vision to excel.
The Trust vision:
"A Catholic family of schools providing service and witness to children,
their families and communities-stronger
together, united in faith and working
as one to enrich the learning experience of our
so that all can fulfill their God-given potential"
Teaching about Faiths and Cultures
RE teaching at st Charles'is fully inclusive and is respectful of all faiths and cultures.We acknowledge the wider community and we are ambitious in teaching our pupils about British values so they are proud of the multi cultural country they live in.
Our curriculum plans for the teaching RE include
Come and See (RE curriculum scheme)
Journey in Love
1Decision (Personal, Social and Health Education Scheme)
Useful Websites for Children
First Holy Communion
We visited St Charles church to have a look around. We noticed lots of interesting features and learned a little about the history of the church.