[Saint Laurence]

St. Laurence’s Roman Catholic Church

Diocese of East Anglia

Parish Priest:
Fr. Simon Blakesley
(Tel: 07946 390060)

91 Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 1XB
Tel/Fax: 01223 704640
Email: office@saintlaurence.org.uk
Office opening times: 10am−1.30pm Monday to Friday

Rev. Geoffrey Cook
(Tel: 01223 351650)


Saint Laurence’s RC Primary School

St. Laurence’s is a Catholic Voluntary Aided School which serves the needs of the Catholic community within the catchment area of St. Laurence’s church. This area includes Arbury, Kings Hedges and Chesterton on the North side of Cambridge as well as nearby villages of Histon, Impington, Cottenham, Landbeach, Waterbeach and Milton.

The School’s Mission Statement reads as follows:

“Through God’s grace a community growing in knowledge and understanding”

St Laurence is a popular and growing school. To apply for a school place in any year group we ask parents to complete both of the following:

  1. Cambridgeshire County Council’s primary school application (online or returned to the local authority).

    All parents are advised to read the guidance published by Cambridgeshire County Council and which provides parents with all the information they need to know about the admissions process and about Cambridgeshire maintained schools. All information about how to apply for a school place is available from the Cambridgeshire County Council web site

  2. A Supplementary Information Form (returned to the school office).

Further information, including a full prospectus can be obtained from the school office.

Headteacher: Mrs Jenny McGhee Wallace


Saint Laurence’s Roman Catholic Primary School
Arbury Road

Tel: 01223 712227

Web site: www.stlaurence.cambs.sch.uk

St Laurence’s is part of the Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Trust, which also includes 6 other primary and secondary schools across the Diocese of East Anglia.

Saint Bede’s Interchurch Comprehensive School

St. Bede’s is a mixed inter-Church comprehensive school. Pupils are between the ages of 11 and 16 and come from all parts of South Cambridgeshire. Special transport is available. All pupils take religious education and attend a daily act of worship together.

Further information, including a full prospectus can be obtained from the Headteacher.

Headteacher: Mr Alistair Day


Saint Bede’s Interchurch School
Birdwood Road

Tel: 01223 568816

Web site: www.st-bedes.org.uk

Saint Mary’s Catholic School

St. Mary’s is an independent Roman Catholic day school for 600 girls, aged 5 to 18. The school was founded by the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary, now known as the Congregation of Jesus.

Headteacher: Miss Charlotte Avery


Saint Mary’s School
Bateman Street

Tel: 01223 353253

Web site: www.stmaryscambridge.co.uk