The phonics scheme we use across the school is 'Letters and Sounds'. Our reading scheme is based mostly around 'Oxford Reading Tree' with additional materials from 'Storyworlds' and 'Ginn'. The Oxford Reading Tree website has many extra books to read and activities that can be done at home.

Please visit the Oxford Owl Website on

Please click on the links on each class page to find the information about what children are learning in class each term. If you would like any further information please speak initially to your child's class teacher.

Links to the National Curriculum objectives and what children are expected to learn in each year group in English and Maths can be found below:

English Curriculum Objectives for KS1 and KS2   



Our handwriting scheme is based on the work of Martin Harvey.  Letters are grouped into families to learn letter formation and can be found on the links below.

Families 1, 2 and 3

Families 4, 5 and 6

Curriculum Overviews for each class

Please find the curriculum overviews for the skills and topics taught from EYFS to Year 6 below.


Files to Download

Contact the School

St John Bosco Catholic Primary

Hall Moss Road
M9 7AT

Headteacher: Mrs M Johnson

Deputy Headteacher: Mrs C. Doyle

Finance Manager: Mrs R. Glean

Administration Team: Miss S. Ruane and Miss S. Corcoran

Tel: 0161 740 7094

SEN Contact: Mrs V. Jeffrey