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Category Archives: School News

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 time and raised over £60.  Well Done Year 6!

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

Year 2 Visit ‘Wor Lotty’

Year 2 made a second visit to ‘Wor Lotty’ on Tuesday 22nd May. We looked at the plants which we planted last time and found that they had grown. The whole allotment was blooming. We made a rainbow pasta with fresh produce grown at the allotment. We explored the woods and made dens. It was a… Continue Reading

Y6 at The Discovery Museum

Y6 had a great day re-tracing the steps of some of the most famous inventors and scientists from our region. We had a tour of the museum and learned lots about the likes of Joseph Swan, George Stephenson, Charles Parsons and George Armstrong. We realised how our region had changed the world! We also learned… Continue Reading