St Mary's Senior School

Empowering girls since 1898

Located in the heart of inspiring Cambridge, our School is rated excellent by the Independent Schools Inspectorate. We warmly invite you to visit us, however this collection of videos will allow you to explore some key aspects of life as a St Mary's girl.

High Performance Learning

Value-added at St Mary's


Sport at Long Road

See us in action at Long Road, using our state-of-the-art sporting facilities.



Mrs Charlotte Avery, Headmistress

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Quick facts
  • Students aged 11-16
  • All-girls' education
  • Small class sizes
  • Day and boarding
  • Mary Ward School


Open Events

Discover what makes St Mary's so special.


“We are delighted with the school. Our daughter is very well cared for and the staff teach excellently. She is achieving excellent academic results and blossoming in a loving community.”

Parent survey

“We are delighted with St Mary’s. Every aspect of the school has fully supported our daughter’s academic, social and sporting development.”

Senior School parent 2019

“Choosing St Mary's is the best decision we could have made. My daughters are both happy and thriving. Their love of learning is encouraged and fostered. Every day on our journey home I listen to my daughter's chatting excitedly and enthusiastically about what they have learned each day.”

Parent survey