St John's Roman Catholic Primary School


Ann Street, Rochdale, Lancashire OL11 1EZ

01706 647195


St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School is commited to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Welcome to St. John the Baptist RC Primary School website.

I hope it helps you to find all the information you need about the school. Please see my full welcome on "Our School" page.

Michael Unsworth, Head Teacher


If you have a concern about the schools data protection practice, you can contact our Data Protection Officer on DPOSchools@Rochdale.Gov.UK 

Please click on this link to read our Data Privacy Notice





Reception Admissions

Please note we are taking applications for our Reception intake 2019, you are required to apply online using the link below:

Parent Courses

These courses are free to everyone. You can get more information from the School Office.

Early Maths - 15th January till 26th February - this is available for Parents of Reception Children

Family Language - 12th March till 2nd April - this course is available to all Parents and their Families

Family Fortunes - 11th June - 9th July  - this course is available to all Parents of KS2 children


Year 6, Robinwood Activity Holiday 26th - 28th June 2019

We finish for Christmas Holidays on Friday 21st December 2018

All Souls Day/ Día de Muertos

 We created an ofrenda which displayed photographs of people who have passed on, alongside creations which the children had made. Some children decorated masks, some decorated skeletons and some created pinatas. The children celebrated the day by watching "Coco", the celebrations were finished off with whole school assembly. 




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