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Considerate Parking

Dear Parent/Carer I am writing on behalf of the Governing Body about parking at school pick-up and drop-off times and the issues this raises. Andy Burnham MP is leading a clean air drive “Engines off at the school gates” to try and make a difference to harmful fumes that can negatively impact children’s health. St […]

Morning Worship


This morning in Whole School Worship we learned about the parables of Jesus. Worship Club retold the Parable of the Good Samaritan and the Parable of the Sower. We had great fun interacting with their drama activities. We learned about the importance of compassion and helping other people. We thought about what characters we would like […]

Newsletter 12

WIGAN ST ANDREW’S CE PRIMARY SCHOOL NEWSLETTER 12   SCHOOL COUNCIL – CAN YOU HELP? Our School Council have suggested enhancing our library with some popular children’s books. All classes were asked for their favourite book ideas.  Top of the list came Horrid Henry books, Rainbow Magic and information books. If you have any books […]

Our Christian Values – Compassion

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Happy New Year! This morning in Whole School Worship we talked about our Christian value for this half term – compassion. We discussed the qualities of friendship and the importance of kindness, thoughtfulness and a caring nature. Mrs Hoban shared the fable of the Fox and Tortoise with us and we decided that although we are all different, […]


WIGAN ST ANDREW’S CE PRIMARY SCHOOL Dear Parents, I am writing to let you know there has been a case of threadworms at school. Threadworms are a very common problem, particularly in children and are generally harmless and easily treatable. Of course it does not always apply that children have “caught” threadworms from someone else […]

Newsletter 11

WIGAN ST ANDREW’S CE PRIMARY SCHOOL NEWSLETTER 11 CHRISTMAS DIARY DATES   KS2 Ultra-Violet Dodgeball Party   Monday 18th December.  In school time. KS2 children are allowed to wear their own ‘sporty’ clothes. Any donations of crisps, biscuits or party food would be much appreciated.   KS1 Christmas Party Tuesday 19th December in the afternoon. […]

Hinning House Awards


Congratulations to all of the children who attended the residential trip to Cumbria last month. They all received their certificates in Celebration Worship today. Special mention to Bowfell who won the Teamwork Award for the week. Well done Hinning Housers!