Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School

Live, Love, Learn. Together we will soar to new heights

Brunswick Street, St. Helens, Merseyside WA9 2JE

01744 678670



"A book is a gift you can open again and again."

Live the Life Like an Open Book. I remember my friend Deepu whenever I… |  by Arjun R Pillai | Medium

 We were delighted to have author Paul Delaney officially open our new school library with a selection of children. 

Paul Delaney opening our school library

Our Reading Subject Leader is Mrs Nichola Lamble. 

Recommended reading lists for each year group

We have recently updated our school library with many books from the book lists below. Each week our classes from Year One to Year Six visit the library and listen to a book of their choice be read to them in our beautiful library. Click on each year group to check out the recommended reads!

Look at the reading that is taking place throughout our school

The 10 day Reading Plus Challenge

Year 2 to Year 6 have really took on the 10 day reading challenge! 

They have been levelling up, achieving combos and trying their very best with their reading!


Nursery have been listening to the story ‘Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? They loved role-playing the story!

Year 2 

Year 2 love sharing books together and have enjoyed looking through the books in the library!

Year 5 

Year 5 have loved reading in the library.  They are also excited about being involved with the BASH awards.


Reception are looking forward to sharing their 'reading for pleasure' books at home!

Year 3 

Year 3 have been loving listening to stories in the library

Year 6 

Year 6 love reading in class and in the school library.

Year 1 

Year 1 enjoying time in the school library

Year 4 

Year 4 love sharing a good book!

Look at the new books that Miss Walsh delivered to each year group to add to our library!