St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Cross Street, Chesterfield, S40 4ST

01246 232170

St Mary's Catholic Primary School

Let Your Light Shine

A Journey In Love

This developmental programme of Sex and Relationship Education is written for Teachers, Parents and Children in Catholic Schools. The Programme will start in the summer term. If parents wish to see a copy of the programme it will be available from the RE co-ordinator.

The Programme covers the following main areas of development for children in each year group, starting in reception:


Changes in our bodies as we grow, progressing to our uniqueness in the eyes of God.


Interaction with other people and how our relationships grow and develop.


How our feelings towards others change as we grow.


Understanding the importance of relationships with other people and God.



Understanding and celebrating our relationship with God.