Runnymede St Edward's Catholic Primary

Part of the Edmund Rice family of schools ‘Inspire, Challenge and Support through Faith’

Our Community

Our aim is to foster a spirit of co-operation and friendship between home, school and the wider community through:

  • Encouraging parents to be involved in school activities and visits
  • Involving our school family and the wider community in Collective Worship and celebrations
  • Regular parent/teacher meetings
  • Encouraging children to support charitable causes
  • The promotion of parental involvement in attending meetings, events and performances
  • Developing citizenship through liaison with the emergency services and other groups
  • Support of Home School Partnership activities (such as Hamper Appeals, Summer Fayre, Bingo and numerous raffles) 
  • Maintaining links with other primary and secondary schools
  • Developing citizenship through liaison with police, fire and health professionals


Throughout the academic year we strive to plan and host numerous sessions for parents/carers to be actively involved in their child's learning journey such as:

  • Online Safety Parental Workshops
  • 'It's Your Child's Life' = A collaboration to support parents/carers in maximising their child's potential
  • Mindfulness sessions for parents
  • Wellness Sessions for Parents
  • Paella Masterclass to encourage healthy eating 
  • Mystery Readers to encourage reading for pleasure
  • Reading Volunteers
  • Aspirational Career Talks such as 'Women in Science' talks/workshops
  • Educational Learning Experience Support
  • Support and dissemination of knowledge and skills in extra-curricular activities such as Chess Club


We encourage our parents/carers to support our PSA as much as possible.  If you would like to offer your time/expertise please contact Mrs P O'Donnell (0151 281 2300).