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Year 2 visit The Laing Art Gallery

Year 2 visited the Laing Art Gallery on Tuesday12th September as part of our topic; All About Me.

We spent time in the Portrait Gallery looking at the different portraits and talking about the feelings of the person in the painting.

We made a portrait of Jack and The Beanstalk using different  types of 3D materials.

Welcome to Year 5!

Year 5 had a fantastic first day yesterday. The children quickly settled into their new class. We started by discussing what we want our Golden Rules to be. A favourite of mine is ‘Show kindness, tolerance and respect in everything we do and treat others as you want to be treated!’ The children then took part… Continue Reading

Charity juice and biscuit sale

Year 6 held a juice and biscuit sale for the whole school in aid of the mountain Rescue Service. The class chose the charity after meeting a number of the rescuers on their residential trip to Borrowdale in the Lake District. To say thank you for their life-saving efforts the children organised the sale at break… Continue Reading

Scorching summer fair

Hundreds of people enjoyed the school summer fair in beautiful sunshine. Lots of money was raised for class trips with a variety of stalls, games and activities.   Children and parents loved meeting the pony from Stepney Bank Stables, street scientists from Newcastle University, face painting and having an ice cream to cool down. As… Continue Reading

Wonderful Residential Trip

31 children from Year 5 & 6 had a fantastic time at the school’s residential trip to Borrowdale in the Lake District. They took part in a variety of activities including rock climbing, kayaking and ghyll scrambling. The youngsters, and teachers, really pushed themselves to the limits in the Lake District sun, during the 3… Continue Reading

KS2 Sports Day

  What a fantastic day we had for our KS2 Sports Day!  We had to fill our water bottles to the brim, before embarking on a round of seven different activities in the glorious sunshine. The afternoon ended with some exciting running races along our newly painted tracks. Can you see the determination in the… Continue Reading