Year 6

Welcome to the Year 6 Classes

The teachers in Year 6 are Mrs. Golding (Tuesday-Friday), Ms. France (Monday, Wednesday and Thursday) and Mrs. Rothwell (Monday, Tuesday and Friday) with additional support from Mrs. Sprowell.

Our teaching assistants are Mrs. Binns and Mr. Dunn.


Y6 Parents (to whom it may concern) – St. Cuthbert’s

School Transport Information September 2019

We have had notification of a rise in bus fares

Fare Type Old Cost £ New Cost £
Child Single with IGO £1.35 £1.40
Child Single no IGO £1.75 £1.80
Child return £2.30 £2.40
Child Weekly £7.30 £7.40
Adult Single £2.70 £2.80

An IGO pass costs £10 and lasts until 31st August after a child’s 16th birthday. This card allows 11-16 year olds to travel using child tickets on buses and trams in Greater Manchester.

These can be purchased from the Travel Shop at major bus terminals.


There are also some changes to the services and providers to St Cuthbert’s School

Service 880 Morning journey = Viking Coaches

Afternoon journey = Rosso

Service Y83 becomes 894

Service Y31 becomes 891

Service Y39 becomes 890


Y6 SATs information

April 2019

Dear Parent

Your child has been given a Maths reasoning paper and a Grammar and Punctuation paper to complete over the Easter holidays as preparation for their SATs tests which take place on the week beginning May 13th. (Click here for timetable) There is a covering letter explaining how we would like your child to complete these tests. Please make sure that the completed papers are returned to school on Monday 29th April. 

Thank you for your support!

Mrs Golding, Mrs Rothwell and Mrs France


Father Paul will be calling a meeting during the summer term 2019 for parents, to discuss the Confirmation arrangements.  Thank you.

Summer Newsletter

Please click on link below to see what the children will be learning in Year 6 this Summer Term.

Year 6


Internet Safety

The following links provide key information and useful tips for keeping your child safe online. Please familiarise yourself with the content.


Y6 Parents (to whom it may concern) – St Garbriel’s Applications

Message from St. Gabriel’s

“Can you please let your Year 6 parents know that if they want their child to come to St Gabriel’s we will need baptismal certificates as soon as possible otherwise I will have to put them in a category which may mean they don’t get a place.

Thanks.  Mary Molloy.  Admissions Officer ”

Please contact St. Gabriel’s direct.


Year 6 School Timetable

Reading books and reading records – each child has an allocated day.



Punctuation homework needs to be returned (6V)



PE kits needed

Punctuation homework needs to be returned (6S)

Maths homework to be returned (Mrs. Golding’s Maths group)



Outdoor Games kits needed

6V Spelling tests

Maths homework to be returned for other groups



6S Spelling tests



Purple Mash

Purple Mash is an award-winning website for primary school children. It enables the children to explore and enhance their knowledge in a fun and creative way. The children have been provided with an individual login to support topics that have been covered in class. Click on link below to access the site:-


Transferring to Secondary School

Apply for a secondary school place

Year 7 places for September 2019: apply for a year 7 secondary school place between Saturday, 1 September 2018 and Wednesday, 31 October 2018.

Please click on link below:-



Here are some websites that we find very useful in Y6: