Year 6 Ash and OakMrs Bell and Mrs Young
On Monday this week, Mrs Nugent led KS1 and KS2 in two ‘Rights Respecting School’ assemblies – where the theme of ‘difference’ was considered to recognise the importance of celebrating the wonderful diversity within our school, families and community.read more
We had a very exciting assembly last week, as Major Heron visited us to talk to years 3,4,5 and 6 about Armistice Day and what life is like in the army…read more
Sixteen of our Year 5/6 athletes competed at Thorp Academy on 10th November 2017, in a range of track and field athletics festival events – including hurdles, relays, speed bounce, javelin and more!
We did fabulous and came 3rd overall. Well done to all our athletes!
Wow! We have some very talented, budding artists in our lovely school! Thank you to all the parents / carer's and other special adults for coming to see our children's art exhibition this week in our upper and lower school halls. Teachers and staff worked very hard to...read more
Congratulations to our wonderful tag rugby teams who achieved gold and bronze medals at the tag rugby festival this week!read more
This week, two of our local police officers (PC Neale and his colleague) dropped in to talk to our Year 6 about responsible use of ICT / social media. They also very kindly took the time to speak with other pupils in the yard and during lunch! It was great to meet them!read more
As part of our whole school ‘Art Week’ initiative led by Mrs Young, this week all of our children have had great fun creating a range of ‘artistic masterpieces’ to showcase to parents at our school Art Exhibition on Wednesday 1st November 2017!read more
Our wonderful Year 5/6 football team played in the county finals in Sunderland on Tuesday and came 2nd! Over 200 teams entered the competition so they did really well. Don’t they look smart in their new strips?!read more
This week we welcomed Father Tom (Vicar of our local St Paul's C of E Church, Winlaton), who led us in a whole school 'Harvest Festival Assembly' celebration. Father Tom spoke about how we can help other (less fortunate) people in the world around us - by being 'good...read more
We are proud to present our new Rights Respecting School Award (RRSA) mascot... 'Righteous Rex' - a very 'righteous' tiger designed by one of our year 5/6 pupils! Our school is currently working hard to gain Level 1 RRSA (Rights Respecting School Award) -...read more
On Monday this week, our school parliament 'took over' our Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 assemblies - presenting themselves formally to the whole school and explaining their role / responsibilities to pupils. Some of our MP's had prepared a short speech, where they...read more
This week, we held our second school parliamentary meeting of this academic year. We discussed a range of issues raised by our elected class MP’s (on behalf of pupil’s throughout KS2) and also welcomed a visit from Mrs Tetley – who wanted to share some exciting plans and possible developments with us all!