Response to Government Announcement 4th January

Monday 4th January Dear Parents/Carers Following the Government announcement this evening, and despite 100% commitment from our staff and Governors to remain open, we regret to inform you that we are no longer able to open our school tomorrow as planned. This means that children will be required to stay at home and receive ‘remote…Continue Reading

Year 6 Leavers’ Assembly

It is with sadness that we said goodbye to our Year 6 children today.  They have been the most incredible group of children  – right through our school – from Nursery to Year 6. We wish them all the happiness and success for the future.  Once again, they showed us their talents, at our Leavers’…Continue Reading

Y6 Blaydon Races

We have been learning about our local history and in particular the history of the Blaydon Races.  We thought about the song and located the different places mentioned along the banks of the River Tyne.  We researched the different characters and went along to the Shipley Art Gallery to look at the famous painting by…Continue Reading

Youth Primary Festival 2016

Today, Year 6 went to the Emmaus Youth Village at Allensford.  We joined Year 6 children from all over the diocese for a day of music, dance and prayer.  The theme was ‘EMBRACE’ and we reflected on how we live God’s love and show mercy to others.  We took along donations of sleeping bags and…Continue Reading

Music Technology in Year 6

This term, Year 6 are taking part in an exciting project with Mr Olatunji from ‘Music Hands.’  Using IPAD’s and ‘Garageband,’ we are learning to create our own music compositions.  Our course will last six weeks. .Continue Reading

Visit from our M.P.

Following on from our workshop at the Houses of Parliament, Ian Mearns (M.P. for Gateshead) came to visit us in school.  He told us about his life as a Member of Parliament and was very impressed with the questions we asked about democracy.Continue Reading