Holy Island 2017

Last week the children in Year 6 spent three days on Holy Island. The weather was reasonably kind to us and so we were able to spend nearly all of our time in the beautiful outdoors. Holy Island is a wonderful place steeped in history and incredible beauty. The children hiked and talked and talked…Continue Reading

Behind the scenes at the BBC

Last week some children from Year 4 and 5 went for a behind the scenes looked at what goes on at the BBC in Newcastle. They played mummifying games in the Horrible Histories set and imagined life at a Victorian school on the set of Hetty Feather. The children saw how the news is delivered…Continue Reading

Rocking and Reflection at the Primary Festival!

Year 6 attended the Primary festival  at Emmaus Youth Village at Allensford. They sang, danced, made lots of new friends that they may well meet again in Secondary school and also spent some time in quiet reflection. The theme of the festival was ‘Razed’.  The children watched some powerful scenes from the movie Hacksaw Ridge…Continue Reading

End of SATs Week!!!

CONGRATULATIONS to all children in Year 6 who have worked so hard over the past few months (and years)! Everybody approached SATs week with enthusiasm and a hard-working attitude. I could not be more proud of you all. To celebrate, we enjoyed a movie and popcorn afternoon on the final test day. We still have…Continue Reading