Mission Statement

Overleigh St. Mary's CE Primary School, a caring centre of learning where all individuals are inspired and enabled to achieve.

We want our school to be:

  • An inclusive school where everyone is valued.
  • An enjoyable, happy and calm place to learn.
  • A safe haven for children.
  • A welcoming environment with friendly staff and pupils.
  • An active and valued part of the local community.
  • Proud of its mutually supportive partnership with parents and carers.


Through our creative approaches to teaching and learning we will work hard to:

  • Inspire and challenge all learners to achieve their maximum potential through a reflective approach to teaching and learning and through the creation of a stimulating learning environment.
  • Offer a range of innovative teaching strategies to cater for the needs of all children's learning styles.
  • Foster an independent approach to learning where mistakes are seen as part of the learning process.
  • Encourage a positive and enthusiastic attitude to school where the achievements of all are celebrated.
  • Uphold the traditions and values of the Christian church promoting tolerance, respect and understanding of other's beliefs.
  • Help children to grow socially, intellectually, spiritually, emotionally and morally developing a sense of citizenship.


As a school community we aim to:

  • Develop, confident and self assured children and staff encouraging a sense of well being for all.
  • Build a supportive team who make time to share their values, interests, concerns, and life experiences.
  • Be fair, fostering a sense of mutual respect, offering positive role models to others.
  • Be effective communicators at all levels sustaining close links between parents, pupils, staff, governors and the local community.
  • Be forward thinking in our approaches.
  • Be self-evaluative and outward looking, learning from our mistakes, from each other and from the world around us.


21 Jul3.00pm

Messy Church

16 Jun3.00pm

Messy Church

19 Mar12.45pm

Yr 4 Beeston Trip

Contact Us

01244 981700


Overleigh St. Mary's CE Primary School

Old Wrexham Road


Chester, CH4 7HS

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