Welcome to The Mount

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Our website has been designed to give both parents and prospective parents a full picture of life in the school.

We hope that it will build on our already strong links with parents and the community and that it will encourage you to visit us in person - to tour the school.

You can be assured of a warm welcome from all our staff and pupils.


Michael Collins


Latest News

We are disappointed that Mr Tim Warren, Diocesan Director of Schools and Colleges for the Catholic Archdiocese of Liverpool, has chosen to write an open letter regarding our free school application which has been widely circulated.   We have no wish to enter into a public argument with the Archdiocese on this matter because, as
Good Luck Girls
All at The Mount send good luck messages to our Girls Under 11 Table Tennis Team for tomorrow as they compete in the Butterfly National School Team Championships. The team members Daisy Boulton, Alicia Clark, Alexandra Bushell-Whitehead, Olivia Messom and Julia Frith progressed through the County, Zone and Regional Finals to secure
St. Mary's College to continue progressing free school plans
    St. Mary’s College is to continue progressing its plans to become a Catholic free school, despite the fact that the Archdiocese of Liverpool is currently unable to support the application. Governors at St. Mary’s say they understand and respect the position of the Archdiocese, which reflects the
St. Mary's pupils take to the stage at the Phil
More than 200 talented music students from St. Mary’s College took to the stage at one of the region’s most prestigious concert venues recently. The annual Festival of Music event at Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall was a showcase for the skills of a range of musical ensembles from the College and The Mount. 
Sowing strawberries
The Gardening Club have been busy this week preparing strawberries.  The strawberries were sown and stored in  propagators.  When the plants are ready they will be transfered into hanging baskets.   The children have placed the strawberry seeds inside propagators.   The children also planted more of our
Gardening Club plant potatoes
Children planted the the two varieties of potatoes that they have previously chitted. We used the soil from our very own compost area.  Children worked as a team to dig and then transfer the compost to the planters.  We used grow bags and tyres as planters for the potatoes. The reception children helped to
New menus for Lent Term
Click on the link below to view our new healthy menus for Lent

Admission enquiries following free school announcement

Admission enquiries following free school announcement

Further to our announcement about our proposed conversion to free school status, we have received a lot of enquiries about admission into The Mount, not only for September 2015 onwards, but also for S...

ISI Interim Report May 2011

View the findings and download the full report here


whiteSt. Mary's College Preparatory School, The Mount, Blundellsands Rd West, 
Liverpool L23 6TF

Telephone: 0151 924 6302
Fax: 0151 932 0450