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School Attendance Winners

Our end of term attendance winners were announced at assembly on Friday 21 December.

The lucky winners needed at least 98% attendance for the term.

They look very pleased with their prize along with their parents.

Remember that good attendance gets good rewards.

I wonder which children will be our winners next term???

Opening of our new School Library.

Today we ‘officially’ opened our brand new school library.  Mr Brown cut the ribbon, watched by our School Council members and Head Boy and Girl.  Afterwards the children in every class had the opportunity to visit and explore our collection of high quality texts.  All children received sweets and a bookmark to celebrate the opening. … Continue Reading

Kind Donation from Winn Solicitors

Winn Solicitors have recently made a kind and welcome donation to our school. They have provided £900 worth of equipment for the children to help them stay safe on our busy roads. We are extremely grateful for their generous contribution and we will certainly make good use of the equipment. This is an excellent example… Continue Reading

Year 6 University Visit

Year 6 visited Newcastle University and took part in the Campus Safari. This event involved working as a team and getting the chance to speak with current Newcastle University Students. We learnt what going to university involves and the different subjects you can study, and which jobs you can apply for. It was great to look… Continue Reading

Art and Design in KS2

We look forward to Friday afternoon in KS2 when we have our Art or Design and Technology lessons.  This afternoon was a hive of activity. Year 3 were constructing sculptures of the Angel of the North. Year 5 were painting murals in the style of Diego Rivera.  They were thinking about how a mural can… Continue Reading

Superhero Gadget Design Winner!

During the summer holidays, Jesdina entered a competition at Byker Library.  She had to design a gadget for Bananaman (a superhero).  This gadget would be used to help him solve crime and save the day!  Jesdina’s design was a winning design – check it out below!  She won a brilliant selection of current novels and… Continue Reading

Poetry Winners!

Last month, we entered a Poetry Competition organised by EYPS (Teaching Supply Organisation) We had to write a descriptive poem about Autumn.  Our school won a runner up prize of £50 to buy books for our brand new library.  Thanks to all our fantastic poets – Lola and Ketsie from Y5, Julia, Cassey, Millie and… Continue Reading