Welcome to Stella Maris - we are a leading Independent Primary School in Stockport where you will find a supportive, challenging and caring environment in which your child can thrive and blossom.

Stella Maris School is known for its small class sizes, individual teaching and extraordinary success in ensuring that your child is accepted into the Senior School of your choice for the next step of their journey.


Stella Maris School develops minds, not only academically, but also socially, making lasting friendships and ensuring that every child achieves their potential both inside and outside the classroom.


Hopefully you will find a lot of useful information on this website, but to really experience our school life you need to come and visit us. We welcome children into all year groups and we would be proud to show you round our School.

To arrange a visit please call Lorraine on 0161 432 0532 or email at

Where successful futures begin

Stella Maris School Stockport is first and foremost a school where children are happy, confident and enthusiastic learners.


There is only one class for each year group with a total of 48 pupils from Pre-Prep 1. (Nursery)  to Year 6.

We are so proud that our leading results have been consistently ‘outstanding’.

Destination Schools

The experienced staff team at Stella Maris School deliver a crafted and exciting curriculum through a child’s formative years and offers key guidance and support in Year 6.  This guidance helps our children in the next stage of their educational journey and prepares them for entry into the senior grammar school most suited to their ability, passion and learning style.  We give parents choice and children are offered places in all the leading Stockport and Manchester grammar schools. 

School News

Goodbye and Good Luck to our Year 6 children

Today was a very special day at Stella Maris School when we said goodbye and good luck to our Year 6 children as they begin the next step into senior school.  The day started with a lovely assembly where we celebrated their years with us

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End of Year Trips

With only days left before the end of another successful year at Stella Maris School the children went on their end of year trips during this week.  The KS 2 children went for a fun-packed day at Lyme Park where they viewed the gardens and

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Summer Show Performance

During this week the children at Stella Maris School staged their annual Summer Show.  The children participated in a range of musical activities and were outstanding in their delivery and confidence.  Every child from the youngest to the oldest had a part to play on

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