St John The Baptist Catholic Primary School "Together, through our words and actions, our work and play,We point towards Christ, each and every day"

Our Parish

Our families come from across Andover and the surrounding villages. Our school belongs to the Catholic Parish of Andover within the Diocese of Portsmouth and the larger pastoral area of North West Hampshire.  We work hard to secure a flourishing partnership with our parish to help pupils participate more fully in the liturgy.

Our Parish Churches

Attending Mass 


Saturday 6.00pm Mass - Andover


Sunday Mass at 9.00am - Whitchurch

Sunday Mass at 10.30am - Andover


Sunday Mass at Farleigh School is at 10.00am 


Weekday Mass:


Andover  - 10.00am on a  Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

Whitchurch  - 10.00am on a Thursday


Exposition will be held from 9.40am - before Mass - on the first Friday of each month, and before the 6.00pm Mass on the first Saturday of every month.


Children in Years 3, 4, 5 & 6 will walk to our Andover church to celebrate Mass with the parish every half term.  Family and friends are welcome to join us either at the church or to help supervise the walk.  Dates can be found on our school calendar.


Mass is celebrated in the school hall for all our children every half term.  Family, friends, and parishioners are very welcome to join us - please see our school calendar for dates and times. 

Registration for the First Holy Communion Programme


If your child attends St John the Baptist Catholic School, registration forms will be sent home with your child during the summer term of Year 2.


If your child does not attend St John the Baptist Primary School, registration forms can be found on the parish website: 


Printed forms can also be found in the Church Porch.

The schedule of lessons, meetings, and services can also be found on the parish website.