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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Have a Great Summer

Have a Great Summer

On behalf of all of the staff and governors, I wish you all a very happy summer and would like to thank you all for your support this year. Remember that the children return to school on Tuesday 5 September. We look forward to seeing everybody then.

Mr Brown.

Visit from Catherine McKinnell MP

Visit from Catherine McKinnell MP

Today Catherine McKinnell, MP for Newcastle North, kindly took time out of her busy schedule to talk to all of the pupils and staff at our school. We were extremely grateful and felt very privileged that Catherine was able to talk to us about her career so far as an MP. During her short visit… Continue Reading

It’s a fishy business!

Year 6 enjoyed studying a sea-life topic in the Summer Term.  We researched different types of sea-creatures and used this to write up a report.  After that, we travelled by Metro to visit the Blue Reef Aquarium in Tynemouth.  We engaged in two workshops: Rock Pool Encounter and Sharks. We also watched a Seal Show…thankfully,… Continue Reading

Summer Fayre

On Friday afternoon, we held our annual Summer Fayre.  There were a variety of stalls, such as ‘Hook a Bag’, Raffles, Strawberries and Cream, Chocolate Tombola, Buried Treasure, Toy  Sale, Cakes, Face Painting and even a Nail Bar (organised by the Y4 children) Staff from Byker Swimming Pool came along with goody bags and to… Continue Reading

KS2 Sports Day

Excitedly, the children in KS2, joined their teams for our annual Sports Day.  We enjoyed a mix of events such as the long jump, bean bag throw, penalty shoot-outs, egg and spoon and a relay race.  Everybody tried hard to beat their own personal best.  The excitement of the afternoon culminated in the track running… Continue Reading