St Mary's Catholic Primary School


Maths at St Mary’s


At St Mary’s we believe that all children, whatever their ability, should have access to a broad, balanced and relevant curriculum, in line with the national curriculum programme of study.

We take a mastery approach towards maths and we aim for our children to develop a deep understanding of mathematical knowledge, concepts and skills. For more information about the mastery approach, please click here.

We want all of our children to develop a love for maths and to develop a ‘can do’ attitude to mathematics, having confidence in their ability to achieve.

The Early Years Framework provides the foundation for our maths curriculum, promoting a love of maths learning in our youngest children.

We want to encourage:

Our key aims are that the children at St Mary’s:



Non Negotiables in Maths

Here is a link to our agreed Non Negotiables in Mathematics- Non negotiables in St Marys for maths

Programme of Study - Mathematics St Mary's Progression Document - Mathemetics