For in doing so he was sowing the seed that would grow over 145 years into the strong Catholic Community that St Charles Square is today. In 1908 the Sisters built a chapel for the College. It is always fascinating to hear their story and lean about how the School has changed over the years. We have had a number of past students come back to visit us over the years. We are committed to promoting the health and wellbeing of everyone in the school community. After they’ve recovered, they can return straight back to school. Apart from the chapel and gardeners cottage the site was leveled to the ground. Over the next six years St Charles Square suffered from severe bomb damage. When Cardinal Manning built his college in 1872 he may not have fully realised the significance of what he was doing. In 1903 the college community moved to larger accommodation to cater for the growing number of students. The school continuously strives toward excellence with Christ at the Centre of everything we do. It was described in the Kensington Post as “sleek and clean in appearance, well lighted, ventilated, heated and equipped”. Instead they decided to leave the Square and move to Roehampton. However, there was a need for a new school to be built to allow trainee teachers to practice and develop their newly acquired teaching skills. During this time it has produced two colleges, two secondary schools, two primary schools and one nursery. Five Schools - One College St Charles College, founded in 1875, is a Christian, independent boys' College situated in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, catering for day boys from Grade 000 to Grade 12, with boarders from Grade 4 upwards. Welcome to Saint Charles' Primary School Website. We aim to teach the children to make healthy choices even when we are not there to guide them. St. Charles' School offers a friendly, family atmosphere based on Catholic principles backed by good teaching and high expectations. This would later become our Parish Church of St Pius X. Please see the attached documents for an an opportunity for a newly advertised vacancy within the Trust. At St Charles', we are dedicated to keeping your child safe at school and online. Glasgow 13 Kelvinside Gardens Since 1907 St Charles School has continued the tradition of providing opportunities for young minds to grow in faith and knowledge. St Charles’ Primary RC School St Charles' Primary School. The main building has changed little but extensions have been built providing the school with a computer suite, a library, two new classrooms, a larger assembly hall, larger staff room, music gallery and a nursery. St Charles’ Catholic Primary School Waverley has been educating generations of students since 1854, making our school one of the oldest educational sites in Australia.The Franciscan Friars took charge of the Parish in 1879 and so the Franciscan tradition at St Charles Borromeo School began. I am delighted to offer you a warm welcome to our website and to our community. The College and the Demonstration school were so badly damaged that the Sacred Heart Sisters decided not to repair or rebuild the buildings. Over the next four years the Diocese built Cardinal Manning Girls School (now Sion Manning) on the site of the College, Cardinal Manning Boys School, on the site of the present Sixth form College, and St Charles Primary School, on the site of the old Demonstration School. At St Charles' we take pride in providing a happy and successful education for all children in our care. Learn more ; Latest news. Please have a look at our collection of posters from National Online Safety, which have handy tips and guides to keep your children safe online. St Charles College is committed to an education that provides a global learning experience. If you are a past pupil and would like to share your story, pictures, etc with us then please contact Mr Lynch at the School email address. Over the past 50 years the school has worked hard to maintain this reputation. Vacancy within St Cuthbert's Trust. For many years cattle grazed on this land unaware that they were subjects for science and art lessons for pupils from St Charles Demonstration School to study and draw. It was described in the Kensington Post as “sleek and clean in appearance, well lighted, ventilated, heated and equipped”. Telephone: 020 8969 5566 Fax: 0208 960 4338 Email:, Attendance, Punctuality, Sickness and Absence, Remembering the Holy Souls during November. At St Charles', we are dedicated to keeping your child safe at school and online. Dr Manning was an Oblate of St Charles and shared the Saints belief in the importance of education for rich and poor alike. The present St Charles School was opened during the 1954 spring term. Its vast grounds stretched westwards from the current Sion Manning site to the back gardens of the houses in St Mark’s Road and northwards to include the current Church of St Pius X and St Charles Primary School. St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College, St Charles Square, London, W10 6EY. In addition to the educational establishments, the Square is home to St Pius X Parish Church, the Catholic Children’s Society and the Convent of the Carmelite Sisters. For this reason he named the College and the surrounding area St Charles. © 2020 St Charles' Voluntary Catholic Academy, St Charles' Voluntary Catholic Academy, Norfolk Street, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire, HU2 9AA, For all enquiries, please contact the school office on, Part of the St Cuthbert's Catholic Academy Trust. The College was finished in 1874 and occupied the site of the present Sion Manning Girl School. And, so, in 1907, after obtaining permission from the London County Council, the Sacred Heart Sisters built the St Charles Demonstration School close to the site of the present school hall. In Saint Charles' Primary School, we aim to foster a sense of belonging and we hope that everyone quickly feels a valued member of our school community. If your child is unwell, but isn’t displaying any of the three coronavirus symptoms, there’s no need to book a test. Head Teacher: Judith Kirk (Acting) Associated secondary school: St Andrew's Academy; Headquarters contact details. We want school to be an enjoyable experience where children are given values for life - wisdom, justice, compassion and integrity. e-mail: St Charles’ Primary RC School 13 Kelvinside Gardens Glasgow G20 6BG Phone: 0141 946 1391 Fax: 0141 946 1475 This site, powered by In 1946 the site was acquired by the Westminster Diocese for redeveloping. The present St Charles School was opened during the 1954 spring term. Here you will find important letters which were sent out with information about returning to school in September. St Charles’ Primary RC School 13 Kelvinside Gardens Glasgow G20 6BG Phone: 0141 946 1391 Fax: 0141 946 1475. G20 6BG St. Charles' Primary School, Harvester Avenue, Newton, Cambuslang, G72 7ZU t. 0141 641 1483 f. 0141 641 9320 e. St Charles Square has been home to Catholic education since 1872. In 1875 he bought a further seven and a half acres of land and built a perimeter wall, part of which still stands today. However the story begins in 1872 when Dr Henry Manning (later Cardinal Manning) acquired two acres of land in North Kensington to build a Roman Catholic College for Boys. Please see the School News section above for recent letters/information. Related links . We have even had a few from the 1920’s! St Charles School was built in 1954. The College was a very grand red-bricked building, resembling St Pancras Station. The building remained empty for two years until it was taken over by the nuns of the Sacred Heart in 1905 and used as a teacher training college.