Events and Visits

A magical fairy adventure with Adam Bushnell

Hi everyone! Year one had a fantastic afternoon with Adam Bushnell in our woodland area yesterday. They hunted for fairy houses and they managed to find all nine! The children talked all about what fairy houses would be like inside and they drew their own ideas.

Fun Time Outdoors For Y4

Our session with author, Adam Bushnell, saw us collecting natural objects from our conservation area and putting them in a cauldron to make a special spell. We then found something to use as a magic wand and set about writing a set of clever clues to give to our...

Reading Fun with Adam Bushnell!

Today, Years 1 to 6 were involved in some fantastic sessions with local writer Adam Bushnell. He showed us how fun reading could be. There was much laughter to be had and lots of interest in the method he showed us to improve our creative writing! Fabulous fun for all...

Scary Times at Clover Hill

  Today, Year 5 started to create some truly terrifying ghost stories! We used the dark and eerie setting of the school' s conservation area to create our scary ghouls and setting. Ask the children about their fantastic experience! [gallery...

Coders R Us!

  What a fantastic afternoon we have had today in Year 5! We have had a visit from Mr Nelson who has shown us how to programme our very own buggy to move. We used lots...

Year 5 Residential – Kingsway

Please find attached the information your require for the Year 5 residential.   Residential Programme Kit List (1) Under 18 years consent form (2) Kingsway Final Letter

Year 6 Visit to Beamish Museum

Dear Parent/Carer To support our topic ‘The Victorians’ this term, we have booked a visit to Beamish Museum.  The date of the visit is Thursday October 17th.  We will be leaving school at 9.30 and will return at 4.30pm.  Children are to be collected from the front of...

Author Visit: September 19th

North East born ADAM BUSHNELL is an author and storyteller working in the UK and internationally who often finds himself in a different place every day talking to people about writing, helping them with their own writing and inspiring a love of reading. On Thursday...

Year 5 at the KS2 Summer Show

Year 5 have had great fun getting ready to perform in our KS2 Summer concert. Glitter, gel, make-up and moustaches!!! The boys were definitely 'born to be wild!!!' I hope the singing is just as good as you all look!!!    

Fabulous Finale

Well done to all of our Big Sing choir who performed brilliantly today during the event at the Sage. The theme of this year's Big Sing was 'Smile' which gave us the opportunity to learn lots of wonderful, happy songs. You certainly all looked like you were having lots...

Awards night at Whickham School

We were so proud to nominate some of our outstanding children for a special award at the KS2 Transition Awards night at Whickham School. The awards are based around the Olympic values: determination, respect, inspiration, friendship, equality, excellence and courage....

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