Schools and Pre-School

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School

St John Fisher Catholic Primnary School

Our school’s Mission Statement ‘Growing and Learning together with Christ’ captures the vision of being a Christ-centred community which recognises that we are all God’s children ‘made in the image and likeness of God’. St John Fisher Catholic Primary School aims to help children develop in their journey of faith in a positive learning environment where the Gospel values of Faith, Hope, Love, Forgiveness, Courage, Justice and Service are core. In doing this all children are given the opportunity to achieve academic excellence, to thrive and flourish.

The expanded three form entry primary school is part of the Blessed Holy Family Catholic Academy Trust. with 630 children on the roll from Reception to Year 6 representative of the borough of Harrow. There are high standards for academic achievement with progress and attainment consistently above the national and local authority average.

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School is a very special and unique school where staff, pupils and parents strive to create a positive learning environment, devoted to promoting the spiritual development of pupils whilst providing an excellent educational experience.

Headteacher: Mrs Nina Pignatiello
Chair of Governors: Ms Bernadette McNamara

St John Fisher Catholic Primary School
Melrose Road
Telephone: 020 8868 2961
Fax: 020 8866 5882

St. John Fisher Pre-School

St John Fisher Preschool is open five days per week term time only. Our opening hours are:

9.15am–3.45pm Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (only)
9:15 am – 12:45pm Thursday & Friday

Our children attend for a variety of sessions mornings, afternoons, full days or for a mixture of both.

We are based in the Parish hall and take children from 2 years & 4 months. All 3 & 4 year olds are funded for 15 hours per week (the term after they are 3) with some funded for up to 30 hours. We are also able to accept childcare vouchers, are part of the tax free child care scheme and are approved by Harrow to offer a limited amount of funding to 2 year olds (providing you are eligible). Please ring 07586 345706 or email for further information/application form.

Secondary Schools

There are two Roman Catholic secondary schools in the London Borough of Harrow: Salvatorian College for boys and Sacred Heart Language College for girls. St. Dominic’s Roman Catholic Sixth Form College at Harrow-on-the-Hill gives priority to pupils aged 16+ from these two partner schools. St John Fisher parish also maintains strong links with Catholic schools outside the borough which many of our children attend.