St Mary's RC High School 'A Specialist Science College'
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
About St Mary's RC High School 'A Specialist Science College'
St Mary's RC High School is a co-educational voluntary aided school based in Herefordshire for students aged 11-16. It is a Roman Catholic school. The school was founded in 1861.
It is federated with St Josephs RC Primary school in Ross-on-Wye. Sharing the same governing body and headteacher, the schools work closely together.
Values and vision
The school has high expectations of its students and its Catholic ethos permeates the school curriculum.
Pupils learn about love, compassion, hope, and forgiveness through worship, reflection and working together. The school wishes to promote a knowledge and understanding of religious issues whilst nurturing a sense of spirituality in each student.
Students are also encouraged to become independent learners.
St Mary’s is a very successful and oversubscribed Catholic Secondary School. In our most recent Ofsted Inspection January 2019, we were rated as ‘Outstanding’ for overall effectiveness and all categories and ‘Excellent’ in our recent Section 48 Archdiocese Inspection.