St Bernard's Catholic Primary School

We work, we play, we care, we pray

Saint Bernard's Catholic Primary School,
Wake Green Road, Moseley, Birmingham,
West Midlands, B13 9QE

0121 464 3795 or 464 7772

'Sway is the way' - check out the NEW VISUAL SCHOOL NEWSLETTER! 'Be the change you want to see in the world' - Mahatma Ghandi

'Governors are knowledgeable, supportive and provide good levels of challenge'

'Governors are dedicated and committed to securing further improvement'

'Governors are actively engaged in monitoring activities'

Ofsted Inspection Report

Governing Body



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       Constitution of Governing Body  2021-2022  

                 Governing Body meetings are fully quorate              


Father R Murphy (as of December 2019)

St. Bernard's Catholic Primary School

Wake Green Road



B13 9QE


Foundation Governors appointed by the Diocesan Schools Commission

 Mr. D Heeney (Vice-chair),  Mrs E Sutton (RE),  Mr O McCormack, Father Murphy (Chair), Father G Lennon, Mr J McTernon (Safeguarding), Miss K Caley        

Parent Governor  - Mr M Mohammed, Mrs M Razaq,  LA Governor -  Mrs H Mikula (SEN)                        

Staff Governor - Mrs A Kendrick

Headteacher Governor - Mr P Foley   Associate Member - Mr M Stephenson (DHT)

Clerk to the Governing Body - Mrs R Barrett

Any governor business and financial interests are declared and recorded by clerk at meetings. 




St. Bernard’s has an agreed mission statement, which is produced below.


St. Bernard’s Catholic Primary School is in the parish of the English Martyrs, Sparkhill, is a Catholic School, built and maintained for the Catholic children of the Parish.


To this end:-

St. Bernard’s aims to be a Gospel- inspired living community.

The partnership between home, St. Bernard’s and English Martyrs’ parish will be fostered and developed.

St. Bernard’s aims to be recognised as a school that cares for its community and the welcome we extend to all.

The special character of our Catholic School and the underlying reason for its existence is reflected in the quality of the Religious Education, integrated into the overall education of the pupils.  We will endeavour to prepare the pupils for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of life.

“We Work, We Play, We Care, We Pray”


In conclusion St. Bernards will strive, with the help of the Holy Spirit, to offer an ambitious varied curriculum in line with curriculum guidelines as appropriate, catering for the religious and secular needs of the pupils, each working to his or her full potential. 



St. Bernard's Governing Body take SAFEGUARDING very seriously. Make sure you READ our ON-LINE SAFEGUARDING SAFETY page today.