Category Archives: Reception

Sport for School

Sport for School

British Pole Vaulter, Sally Scott visited St Matthew’s to take the children through a sponsored morning of physical exercises. She demonstrated to the children how to pole vault and told them about her experiences at the Commonwealth Games. The children of St Matthew’s have raised an incredible amount of over £3000 to help purchase newContinue Reading

The Buddy Assembly

The Buddy Assembly

This afternoon we welcomed the Buddies into our school community. Year 6 each told us a little about their new friends. We are delighted that we now know so much about our new class.

Our First Day

Our First Day

Reception have settled in so well to our school community. They are an absolute delight. They have been getting used to routines, finding their way around school and making lots of new friends. Welcome to St Matthew’s, Reception!

Prayers for Home

Please click below for a leaflet to support praying at home with children. Prayers for Home

RE Topics Autumn Term 2018

Please click below for the RE Topics being studied in all Year Groups this Autumn Term 2018 Parents-Letter-Autumn-2018-Y4-SacPrep

Term dates 2018/19

Term dates 2018/19

Please note the term dates are now on this website and it is these you would refer to when required – NOT the South Tyneside Council website!

Sports Day 2018

Sports Day 2018

Today we held our annual Sport’s Day, with all of the children competing in a variety of team and individual running events. In red-hot conditions, all of the children performed extremely well and demonstrated a superb level of support for each other. It was great to see so many of our families join us forContinue Reading

Moving up afternoon 1

Moving up afternoon 1

This afternoon, the children spent time with their new teachers. We were also joined by some of next years Reception Class. We will have another afternoon in a couple of weeks.Continue Reading

The Royal Wedding – Reception

Reception have celebrated the wedding of Suzie Sparkles and Tom Parry. They held a service, where rings were exchanged. Then they held a Reception in the Great Hall (the Music Room) and toasted the happy couple. We hope you enjoy their photographs and videos.