St Stephen's Catholic Primary School and Nursery, a Voluntary Academy


During this unprecedented time, please use some of the ideas from below to further support your child’s learning and spiritual development: - Continue to check The Parish of St Stephen’s Skipton YouTube channel for live and pre-recorded masses. - Continue to enjoy our weekly Wednesday Word from home! - Additional resources, based on virtues, to help home learning



Throughout St Stephen’s, we aim to present a comprehensive content which engages pupils and is the basis of knowledge and understanding of the Catholic faith; to enable pupils continually to deepen their religious and theological understanding and be able to communicate this effectively.


We aim to present an authentic vision of the Church’s moral and social teaching so that pupils can make a critique of the underlying trends in contemporary culture and society and to raise pupils’ awareness of the faith and traditions of other religious communities in order to respect and understand them.


We continue to develop the critical faculties of pupils so that they can relate their Catholic faith to daily life; to stimulate pupils’ imagination and provoke a desire for personal meaning as revealed in the truth of the Catholic faith and to enable pupils to relate the knowledge gained through Religious Education to their understanding of other subjects in the curriculum whilst bringing clarity to the relationship between faith and life, and between faith and culture.


Click below to see our curriculum overview for 2020/21:

Curriculum Overview


coming soon...


The Teaching of Other World Faiths

Specific teaching of Other World Faiths happens during two weeks of each school year:

EYFS - Celebrations across the year

St. George (1/2) - Judaism

St. Patrick (2/3) - Islam

St. Andrew (4) - Sikhism

St. David (5) - Hinduism 

St. Christopher (6) - Christian Denominations

Knowledge Organisers

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