Events and Visits

Anne Frank Trust

This week Year 5 had a visit from the Anne Frank Trust. The children learned more about Anne Frank's story and the Holocaust as well increasing their understanding of the dangers of prejudice and discrimination and using their influence for good. The children showed a...

A wonderful Christmas gift!

Staff and children had a wonderful surprise when we came to school this morning - dozens of beautifully knitted angels had been hung on our perimeter fence as a gift from local churches! It was a lovely start to our day and much appreciated by everyone.

Christmas Party Time!

We all thoroughly enjoyed our Christmas party this afternoon! Lots of singing, dancing, party games, juice, cookies and even a very special person dropped in to visit us!

Prickly Hay!

Reception all thoroughly enjoyed performing our Christmas show "Prickly Hay" along with Key Stage One!  We had lots of songs to sing and actions to learn!  We all sang beautifully and looked fantastic in our costumes!  Well done everyone!

Kielder Birds of Prey visit Reception

The children in Reception class were delighted to meet the owls from the Kielder Birds of Prey Centre.  Mr. Lowdon has been a friend to our school for many years and always shares his knowledge of his owls with us.  We all listened very carefully and learned lots of...

Christmas diary dates

Thursday 8th December: Christmas lunch (normal uniform) Monday 12th December:   -  KS2 walk to St Mary's Church, Whickham for a carol service rehearsal. Warm coat and sensible shoes needed -  KS1 party  Tuesday 13th December: - Y3/4 party...

Carol Singing at Manor House

Year 5 sang Christmas Carols to the residents at The Manor House Care Home today.  The children battled through despite technical difficulties to produce a beautiful performance for residents.

Whickham Christmas Lights Switch-On…

Thank you to our school councillors for braving the cold to sing carols as the Christmas tree lights were switched on tonight. It's certainly beginning to look a lot like Christmas (in Whickham it is anyway)!!!

Last session with Eddie

Year 6 had their final session this afternoon with Eddie from the Youth Crime Education Programme. Today was all about prison and what life would be like if we break the law. It's been a fun and interesting four weeks - we have learnt so much.  Eddie has promised...

Year 6 – Session 3: YCEP

The children in Year 6 today had their third session with Eddie Gibbon from the Yourh Crime Education Programme.  They discussed peer pressure and how important it is to surround yourself with people who will support you to make the right choices in life. Eddie...

Year 6 at Whickham School

We enjoyed an interesting and fun German lesson today with Mr Robinson at Whickham school. We learnt to say our colours in German and how to introduce ourselves, say where we live and how we are feeling!! Danke Herr Robinson!!

Session 2: YCEP – Year 6

Today Eddie (Youth Crime Education Programme) has been talking to us about what a criminal is and what anti-social behaviour actually is.

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