Welcome

Dear Visitor,

Welcome to Mersey Drive Primary and thank you for your interest in our school. Mersey Drive Primary School is a happy, inclusive place of learning committed to providing the highest quality education for all our pupils.

We have wonderful children and exceptional staff and Governors. We work together to secure a positive, happy and safe learning environment for our pupils.

Our motto : ‘Enjoy learning; aim high!’ is embedded in all aspects of school life.

Through our aspirational ‘Believe to achieve!’ ethos our pupils are encouraged to strive for academic and personal excellence. Our aim is to ensure your child develops a love of learning and that their individual talents are developed and celebrated. Our broad, enriched curriculum has been carefully designed to engage our pupils, to stimulate their curiosity about the world ensuring that they become highly motived, enthusiastic learners who flourish both academically and socially.

We value working in partnership with parents/carers , to ensure that our children  develop the confidence, skills and resilience needed to equip them  to  go onto the next stage in their education and beyond; flexible, creative and proactive, able to solve problems, make decisions, think critically and communicate their ideas effectively.

 

OFSTED (January 2017):

  • All classrooms are very positive places
  • Expectations of what every pupil can achieve are high
  • Pupils are very happy at school, enjoy their learning and appreciate the additional activities that the school provides.
  • The school is inclusive and all pupils greatly benefit from the enhanced autistic spectrum condition (ASC) provision … Pupils learn to understand the importance of inclusion.
  • Pupils are extremely polite, behave well at all times and are very respectful to each other.
  • Teachers work hard to ensure that lessons are interesting and provide interesting resources to help stimulate the pupils in their thinking
  • The school works extremely well with parents and families

 

You can read our full Ofsted report here.

 

I hope that you enjoy looking at our school website and that you find all the information you need about our wonderful school, but if you have any other questions, please contact our school office:

merseydrive@bury.gov.uk

0161 766 6298