Copies of all documents can be obtained through the school office.

  • 23 Sep 2020

    How to apply for a secondary school place for September 2021

    Please click for Information on how to apply for a secondary school place for September 2021.

  • 23 Sep 2020

    How to apply for a primary school place for September 2021

    Please click for Information on how and when to apply for a primary school place for September 2021.

  • 27 Apr 2020

    Covid-19 information for parents and carers

    COVID-19 Update The Government has closed all schools to help stop the spread of Coronavirus. Click to find a link to the Gov.uk site with information for parents and carers.

  • 21 Apr 2020

    Helping children learn at home

    Click to find a link to the Gov.uk website where there is guidance on helping primary school aged children learn at home.

  • 09 Apr 2020

    Canon Sharon’s Easter Message 2020

    Canon Sharon has kindly created a beautiful Easter message for our wonderful St Chad’s school community If you would like to view the message, this can be achieved by visiting the ‘Collective Worship’ page in the ‘Learn Section’ of School Jotter. We hope you have a happy and safe Easter together with your families.

  • 18 Mar 2020

    School Jotter

    Please click to find the link to our School Jotter Virtual Learning Platform.

  • 26 Feb 2020

    Coronavirus information (updated)

    Please click to read the latest information about Coronavirus from Public Health England.

  • 14 Feb 2020

    Corona Virus

    Please click to read the Department for Education’s advice regarding the Corona Virus.

  • 17 Dec 2019

    New Lunch Menu’s January 2020

    Please click to view the new lunch Menu’s from January 2020.

  • 10 Dec 2019

    The Internet of Things

    As more of our home devices, including toys, become connected to the Internet, schools are encouraged to educate children to keep them safe online. Click to find links from NCA-CEOP for parents and carers.

  • 29 Nov 2019

    Christmas Fair – Friday 6th December 3:30 – 5:30pm

    Please click on the link to see Information about our Christmas Fair.

  • 26 Nov 2019

    An evening at Manchester Museum

    Your invitation to…..   Calm Thurs 12 Dec -6-9pm  

  • 25 Nov 2019

    Oldham SEND Transition Leaflet

    Click to find a link to our SEND page where you can find information for parents with questions about transition.

  • 18 Nov 2019

    Thank you

    Thank you for supporting Children in Need 2019. We raised £486.58 from our Bake Sale and your generous donations.

  • 06 Nov 2019

    Snow Plan

    We have updated the Snow Plan on our School Procedures page. Click to see the link.

  • 27 Sep 2019

    Open Mornings for Children starting School in September 2020

    Please click to see attached information on our upcoming Open Mornings for Parents of Children starting School in September 2020.

  • 09 Sep 2019

    Welcome from the Executive Headteacher

    Click to read the welcome letter from our new Executive Headteacher, Mrs Cunningham.

  • 03 Sep 2019

    Welcome back

    Welcome back everybody, we are starting on week 3 dinners this week (from Wednesday 4th September). Follow the link below to view our menus. https://www.stchads.oldham.sch.uk/information/other-information/school-dinner-menus/

  • 18 Jul 2019

    Year Six Leavers Party – Explosion of Neon!

    The festivities of the last week of term, for our current Year Six students, exploded into a disco of neon outfits and glow sticks worthy of the late eighties today. The children didn’t fail to impress with their colourful array of neon outfits. They also didn’t disappoint with their full on, fresh and funky dancing. […]

  • 13 Jun 2019

    Updated – Summer Term Events List

    Please click to view the updated list of Events for 2019 Summer Term.

  • 13 Jun 2019

    Updated – Holiday dates 2019 – 2020

    Please click to view the revised Holiday list due to a change of day/date for the May Bank Holiday 2020.

  • 03 Jun 2019

    Robinwood 2019

    This blog is to allow staff to publish photos as and when it is possible in between the busy schedule of activities that is Robinwood. All of the children are having a great time and today has seen some super memories being made.

  • 14 May 2019

    St Chad’s Choir win trophy!

    On Tuesday 7th May, St Chad’s School choir took part in their first music festival at the Alderley Edge Festival.

  • 24 Apr 2019

    Summer Term Events List

    Please click to view our Summer term events list.

  • 02 Apr 2019

    Strictly Comes Dancing To St Chad’s

    The month of march saw a very exciting dance competition at school as the children from year six: donned outfits; created personas and danced the morning away in true strictly fashion. Watched by families, the children did their best impressions of professional dancers and as a result of many hours of training managed to put […]

  • 02 Apr 2019

    BBC Bitesize Heads to St Chad’s

    One of the oldest media and broadcasting companies has been gaining the valuable experience of St Chad’s pupils this last month. This was done to test and develop their new series of free learning and revision games for other students around the country. The Bitesize section of the BBC’s website is currently being updated to […]

  • 02 Apr 2019

    Basketball and Rugby Finals

    Having qualified as winners of the Oldham Schools Rugby and Basketball tournaments, St Chad’s have recently represented Oldham in the Manchester Youth Games Competition. This meant that the children took part in the event which started with a fantastic opening ceremony at the Sport City Campus in Manchester. The individual teams were then transported to […]

  • 01 Apr 2019

    Chick Watch!

    What a busy few days it has been! 

  • 26 Mar 2019

    Chickens in Year 2

    We have 8 chicks. Click to watch them via webcam.

  • 14 Mar 2019

    Letter from the CEO

    Click to read the letter from Peter Burnley, Executive Headteacher of Sola Fide Trust.

  • 28 Feb 2019

    E-Safety Update

    Please see below an E-Safety update letter.

  • 25 Feb 2019


    Please click below to see our Spring Term Newsletter:

  • 14 Feb 2019

    Important changes to B&A club booking process

    Click to view information about the new booking procedure for B&A club, which comes into force after half term.

  • 06 Feb 2019

    Head Lice Advice

    We have had head lice reported in school this week. Click to read advice on how to deal with them.

  • 01 Feb 2019

    Golden Table

    The ‘Golden Table’ is set and ready… Well done to this week’s wonderful winners: Renee M, Emily C, Louis O, William W, Sanyia S, Eve J

  • 18 Jan 2019

    Spring Term Events 2019

    Click to see Spring term key dates for your diaries.

  • 12 Dec 2018

    Christmas Jumper Day

    On Friday, as well as having Christmas dinner, children can wear a Christmas jumper with their school uniform. Merry Christmas.

  • 26 Nov 2018

    Classes 3/4 & 4/5 – Hansel and Gretel

    Please click to view information about our trip to watch a production of Hansel and Gretel on Tuesday 11th December.

  • 23 Nov 2018

    Foundation Stage Nativity

    Click to read the letter being sent home about the Foundation Stage Nativity Production, craft morning and Christmas party on Wednesday 12th December.

  • 22 Nov 2018

    Y3 trip to watch The Snowman

    Please click to view details of Mrs Crispin’s class trip to watch The Snowman on Monday 10th December.

  • 21 Nov 2018

    Basketball Posts Have Instant Impact

    si Year Six children had a reason to celebrate this week after winning the Oldham Schools Basketball Competition on Monday afternoon. Basketball fever has hit the school since the summer installation of high quality basketball posts on the junior playground. Children have been literally pounding the court at break and lunchtime, honing their skills and […]

  • 20 Nov 2018


    The Government has produced guidance for schools on the winter vomiting bug, or Norovirus, which we thought it might be useful to share. Click to read more.

  • 12 Nov 2018

    Mission Christmas 2018

    This year we are registered as an official drop off point for Hits Radio Mission Christmas appeal. Please click for more information.

  • 10 Nov 2018

    First World War Centenary

    Everyone at St Chad’s came together this week to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. This was a fantastic learning opportunity for all of the school and each year group had their own unique way of commemorating it. Some classes made their own poppies in a number of different ways, as well as […]

  • 09 Nov 2018

    Children In Need 2018

    Please click to see Information about our plans for this years Children In Need on Friday 16th November.

  • 26 Oct 2018

    Open Classrooms Information

    Please click to see information on our up coming Open Classroom events.

  • 12 Oct 2018

    Book Fair

    Scholastic Book Fair next week, Monday 15th to Thursday 18th October, 3:30-4:15pm staying open till 5:30pm on Thursday.

  • 09 Oct 2018

    Open mornings for children starting in Reception in September 2019

    Click to find information regarding our open mornings for families of children starting in Reception in September 2019.

  • 09 Oct 2018

    New School Dinner Menus

    The new school dinner menus can be found and downloaded from the Information section of the website. Follow this link on the next page.

  • 05 Oct 2018

    Mrs Crispin’s class visit to Saddleworth Museum

    Please click to see letter regarding Mrs Crispin’s class visit to Saddleworth Museum

  • 01 Oct 2018


    With a number of confirmed cases of chickenpox in school the attached information might be helpful to parents. Click to read more.

  • 28 Sep 2018

    Local author visits school

    On the 28th September, Class 5/6F were lucky enough to have an author visit from a local fiction published author – who happens to also be a parent. Mr Michael Thame came into class to read from his World War Two themed evacuee novel, helping the children understand more about what life was like for […]

  • 25 Sep 2018

    Mr Fletcher’s class trip to Tatton Park

    Please click to view letter sent to Parents in Mr Fletcher’s class regarding their trip to Tatton Park.

  • 25 Sep 2018

    Year 6 Robinwood Residential Trip

    Please click to see the letter sent to Year 6 Parents today with information about their residential trip to Robinwood.

  • 19 Sep 2018

    Secondary School Open Events

    Please click to see dates/times of upcoming Secondary School Open Events for prospective Y7 pupils and parents to attend.

  • 18 Sep 2018

    Mrs Crispin’s class – Parent Letter

    Please click to see Mrs Crispin’s letter to Parents.

  • 14 Sep 2018

    Autumn Term Events Calendar 2018

    Please click to see a list of our Autumn term events.

  • 05 Jul 2018

    Selection criteria for mixed classes

    Please click to read details of the selection criteria we use for mixed classes.

  • 20 Jun 2018

    Sports Coaching day

    Please click to see the timetable for Sports Coaching Day this Friday 22nd June. 

  • 18 Jun 2018

    SEN Parent Meeting

    Find out more about our Special Educational Needs provision at our parent meeting on Wednesday 27th June at 5pm. Click to read more.

  • 04 Jun 2018

    Robinwood Residential 2018

    Hello and welcome to the 2018 Robinwood residential blog page! We will use this blog thread to upload photos and give a description of the activities that have occurred during the day. This will usually happen in the evening. Day 1 – Monday 4th June 12:21: We have arrived and made the walk up the […]

  • 22 May 2018

    Music assemblies

    Click to see the dates of the music assemblies, which are also on the events calendar. Parents of children involved are welcome to attend.

  • 02 May 2018

    Royal Wedding High Tea

    To celebrate the Royal Wedding we are holding an afternoon high tea. Click to read more.

  • 30 Apr 2018

    Book Fair

    Thank you for supporting our recent book fair. Click for more information.

  • 19 Apr 2018

    New School Dinner Menus

    Our new school dinner menus start Monday 23rd April and are available to download from the Information section of the website.

  • 19 Apr 2018


    We are coming to the time of year when hayfever symptoms will be starting. Click to read our information sheet.

  • 18 Apr 2018

    Summer Term Events

    The Summer Term Events information is available to view in the Holiday and Event Dates section, or click below.

  • 22 Mar 2018

    Extreme Reading so far …..

    How extreme can you be when you are reading?

  • 21 Mar 2018

    Easter Soccer Camp

    Click for details of the Easter Soccer Camp here at St Chad’s.

  • 17 Mar 2018

    Sports Relief Week

    This week welcomes Sport Relief 2018 to school. To celebrate and support the good work of the Sport Relief team we will be taking part in the daily mile and feeding in our steps to the one billion steps a day challenge. We will also be raising money for the cause by selling wrist bands […]

  • 09 Mar 2018

    World Book Day staff assembly

    Take a look at the video of staff reading The Jolly Postman in assembly for our rearranged World Book Day.

  • 08 Mar 2018

    Little Pig, little Pig, let me in!

    Who is knocking on the door? We have celebrated World Book Day by decorating our classroom doors. Can you guess which stories are on our doors?

  • 29 Jan 2018

    Flu Information

    Click to read information from NHS England regarding flu.

  • 14 Jan 2018

    Spring Term Events

    The list of Spring term events can downloaded from the Information section of the website. Click to go to Holiday and Event dates

  • 09 Jan 2018

    School Healthy Snack Swaps

    The year six sports leaders have been working hard on ways to further improve the schools vision for a healthy and active community. In doing so, they have decided that healthy snack swaps are something they would like to champion and give advice on. This means that on a weekly basis they will offer a […]

  • 09 Jan 2018

    Road Closure

    Church Road will be closed from Monday 15th to Friday 26th January, between 9:30am and 2:45pm. If you need to get to school between those times a diversion will be in place. Click for details.

  • 14 Dec 2017

    Mission Christmas!

    Thank you for your incredibly generous support with Key 103’s Mission Christmas Appeal. Your kind gifts will make some children very happy this festive season!

  • 11 Dec 2017

    Christmas Hamper Winners

    Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Fair on Friday, and for all your donations. Click to see the lucky winners of our fantastic Christmas hampers.

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Holiday Pattern 2018-19 and 2019-20

    Go the Information section to view and download our holiday dates for 2018-19 and 2019-20 or follow the link on the next page.

  • 22 Nov 2017

    Seasonal Illness

    Now might be a good time to take a look at our help sheet on seasonal illnesses!

  • 16 Nov 2017

    Autumn Term Events updated

    There are some additions to the Autumn Term Events which have been highlighted in yellow. Click to read or look in the Information section. 

  • 15 Nov 2017

    Children in Need

    Join us for our Bake Sale on Friday to raise money for Children in Need. Click to read the details.

  • 25 Oct 2017

    Road Safety information

    Following Miss Dunkerley’s assembly last week the children may be interested to visit the Department of Transport’s website for lots of road safety resources. Click to see the link.

  • 24 Oct 2017

    Poppy Appeal

    This year’s Poppy Appeal will take place in school the first week after half term. This year, as well as the traditional poppies, there will be 4 other items available. Click to see the items and the suggested donation values.

  • 11 Oct 2017

    Change to Autumn Term Events

    Christmas dinner and Christmas jumper day has moved from 11th December to 7th December. A new Autumn Term Events list is available to download from the Information section of the website.

  • 27 Sep 2017

    Oldham SEND inspection


  • 25 Sep 2017

    Events calendar

    The Autumn Term events are now on the Events Calendar and available to download from the information section.

  • 21 Jul 2017

    Summer Holidays

    We would like to thank all parents and children for their good wishes today. We hope you all enjoy the summer break and look forward to seeing you on 5th September.

  • 21 Jul 2017

    Parental Questionnaire 2017

    Click to read the results of the recent parental survey and responses to some of the key themes.

  • 20 Jul 2017

    School dinner menus 2017-18

    Take a look at the new school dinner menus for 2017-18.

  • 20 Jul 2017

    New fencing

    Click to read the letter sent to local residents about the new fencing being erected around the school site.

  • 12 Jul 2017

    Summer Camp dates

    Click to view details of the Summer Camp running at St Chad’s in August.

  • 28 Jun 2017

    Saddleworth Olympics

    St Chad’s is supporting Saddleworth Olympics and encouraging children in Year2 and above to take part. Take a look at the information and registration form by clicking here.

  • 08 May 2017

    Safeguarding arrangements

    Please click to read the latest letter about safeguarding and child protection arrangements in school.

  • 08 May 2017

    Music Tuition 2017/18

    We are now organising the music tuition for the next academic year. A copy of the letter sent to children in Years 2 to 5 is available to download here.

  • 31 Mar 2017

    Winners of the Bake Off

    Congratulations to the winners of today’s Bake Off. Click to see the full list.

  • 31 Mar 2017

    Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools

    On March 9th we had a Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) and achieved an outstanding report. You can read the full report here.

  • 27 Mar 2017

    Summer Term Events

    There is an updated list of events for the Summer Term in the Information section of the website. Read more to follow link.

  • 06 Mar 2017

    Dinner Money Increase

    Dinner money for children in Years 3 to 6 will be increasing to £2.10 per day from 1st April. Dinners for children in Foundation Stage to Year 2 will remain free. Click to read the letter from Oldham Council.

  • 05 Mar 2017

    Parents’ Evenings

    Quick reminder that parents’ evenings for Years 1 to 6 are Wednesday and Thursday this week (8th & 9th March).

  • 22 Feb 2017

    Scarlet Fever

    As Scarlet Fever has been featured in the news recently we thought it would be a good time to provide parents with some information about this contagious disease. Read more.

  • 07 Feb 2017

    Safer Internet Day

    The children have been talking about how to stay safe online as part of Safer Internet Day. Read more.

  • 02 Feb 2017

    Spring & Summer Term Events

    A list of dates for events in the Spring and Summer Terms are available to download from the Information section. They are also on the Events Calendar.

  • 03 Jan 2017

    New Secondary School for Oldham

    The Cranmer Education Trust, founded by The Blue Coat School, is starting a consultation about opening a new secondary school in Oldham. Read more …

  • 16 Dec 2016

    Thank you from Mrs Henderson

    Mrs Henderson sends heartfelt thanks to everyone for all their cards, presents and good wishes today. Although sad to leave St Chad’s she is looking forward to her new role.

  • 09 Dec 2016

    New Intake 2017

    We are pleased to announce that we are increasing our Reception intake to 45 pupils.  Click to read more.

  • 29 Nov 2016

    Christmas Fair

    Join us at our Christmas Fair this Saturday, 3rd December, 12-3pm, for fun and food.

  • 17 Nov 2016

    Events Calendar

    Take a look at our interactive events calendar.

  • 17 Nov 2016

    Class Blogs

    Staff are really excited about our new website and will be starting their class blogs soon.

  • 16 Nov 2016

    Year 5/6 Cover

    Click to read the arrangements for Year 5/6 after Christmas.

  • 16 Nov 2016

    Mrs Henderson’s new appointment

    Mrs Henderson has been appointed Headteacher of St Paul’s C of E Primary School, Royton.

  • 16 Nov 2016

    Christmas Lunch

    All children are invited to enjoy Christmas Lunch with us. Click for more details.

  • 16 Nov 2016

    Christmas Fair

    Click for details of our Christmas Fair taking place on Saturday 3rd December

  • 03 Nov 2016

    School Dinners – Autumn 2

    There are new school dinner menus this half term starting on 7th November with Week 3. See the information section for details. The cost of school dinners for Juniors this half term is £70.

  • 25 Oct 2016

    School Dinners – Spring 1 Half Term

    Junior dinner money is £10 per week. The cost for the this half term is £56. If the children are out all day on a trip the kitchen will provide a packed lunch. Payment should be made through ParentPay. Dinner Menus are available to view in the School Practices section under the Parents menu and […]

  • 11 Jul 2016

    Sports Day

    Sports day has been changed to Thursday due to weather conditions.

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