St Malachy's Catholic Primary, Furness Place, Illingworth, Halifax, HX2 8JY

01422 244628

St Malachy's Catholic Primary School

Ofsted an Parent View

We are proud to work with all the Catholic schools across our two local authority areas, particularly as the Trust grows and benefits from the expertise and knowledge that other schools joining in the future will bring.

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Early Years

Welcome to the class page for EYFS. Here you will find the Curriculum Overview for the year for both Nursery and Reception and it will be updated regularly with important and relevant information. However more detailed information will also be available on the Class Dojo page.

Our door is always open, so if you have any queries or questions please don't hesitate to ask. Thank you for all of your support.

Mrs Blasket, Mrs Jones and the EYFS Team

EYFS Yearly Curriculum Overview


Focus Virtue



Focus British Value

Individual Liberty


Our School Mission

In the Light of the Lord




 Forest School

Every Monday the children participate in Forest School and complete different activities that link to the Natural World and environment. 



EYFS have PE on a Tuesday afternoon. Please bring in your PE kit and children can take it home at the end of the half term. PE kits are a white polo top, black shorts/tracksuit bottoms/black pumps (trainers)

Poetry Basket

Every week the children in EYFS will learn a new poem using the 'Poetry Basket' resources. The children have been doing a fantastic job and can now retell and recite many different poems. Great job everyone!