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Welcome to St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy
The Academy is in the Archdiocese of Birmingham, serves the Catholic community of northern Stoke-on-Trent and offers a holistic education in a Christian setting.

Year 11 Information Evening

Post-16 options and applications

Wednesday 26th September

6pm-6:45pm (time differs from that advertised on the calendar)

SMWCA school hall


This evening will provide essential information on choices post-16: sixth form, colleges, apprenticeships and work. We will be providing information on open evenings, prospectuses, accessing opportunities and how to complete applications. The careers service will be available for any questions or support.




Dear Parents and Carers of Year 7,

Please find below a list of all of the clubs available to you this year whilst at St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy. Attendance at these clubs will provide a brilliant opportunity for children to socialise with other pupils and to try activities that they may never have done before.

Fo further information please contact

Mrs R Munden

Learning and Progress Manager Year 7

We look forward to welcoming all prospective students and parents from the local community  to our Open Mornings on Monday 24th and Friday 28th September at 9.15am and 11.15am on both mornings


Sixth Form A Level Results 2018

Students of St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy are celebrating success in their A Level results, marking another year of academic and pastoral achievements.

Last night is was the Performing Arts End Of Year Showcase - here are some images from Miss O'Neill

Currently featured in the reception area are these beautiful family portraits by Harpriya Kaur, which she produced for her art A level exam.
Last week the Academy welcomed Gurnam Singh, a member of the Sikh religion. He spent the day talking to our students about his faith and culture. Gurnam has visited the Academy before, and he and his talks always been warmly welcomed by students and staff alike.