Are you looking for a school place? Perhaps you're new to the area? Do come and visit St Mary’s where we look forward to showing you around our lovely school and seeing our fantastic children enjoying their learning. Please telephone or email to book a date. We welcome all applicants, regardless of faith or background to come and join our school family!

School Lunches & Milk

School Meals
St Mary's Catholic primary school has lunches provided by Chartwells. Meals can be booked online direct with Chartwells, click the link to register and place orders Dorset Meal Selector .

Universal / Free School Meals

All Key stage 1 meals are free as part of the universal free school meals offer from the Government. In key stage 2 lunches are chargeable.

You may also still be eligible to obtain free school meals.

Apply for Free School Meals at Dorset Council Free School Meals Checker

Pupil Premium

If your child is in reception to year 2 and you receive qualifying benefits, you could get extra £££’s for your school!

Apply for the Pupil Premium at Dorset Council Pupil Premium


Milk is free up until children are 5 and is subsidised for all other children in primary education.

Milk is excellent as a mid-morning drink. It provides a nutritional boost and keeps children hydrated between breakfast and lunch, helping them to concentrate and learn.

Our milk is provided by Coolmilk

By clicking on the link parents can register and arrange regular payments should you wish your child to have access to milk at school, it should be stressed this is not compulsory.