Category Archives: Year 1

Family Collective Worship

Family Collective Worship

Thank you to parents and grandparents, who joined us this morning for our Family Collective Worship. It is always lovely to see so much support for this act of prayer. 

The Holly and the Ivy

The Holly and the Ivy

On Friday, we enjoyed the annual performance of The Holly and the Ivy, who entertained us with a mixture of festive songs, stories and dancing. It felt especially Christmassy, as we were all wearing our Christmas Jumpers in aid of St Clare’s Hospice, Jarrow. What an enjoyable way to end the week! More photos andContinue Reading

Tinsel and Tea-towels- Y1 and 2 Christmas Play

Tinsel and Tea-towels- Y1 and 2 Christmas Play

On Wednesday, Y1 and Y2 performed Tinsel and Tea-towels to the school community. All of the children performed with great confidence- the singing, dancing and comical timing was brilliant and everyone agreed it was one of the best Christmas Plays we have seen. Well done to all of the staff and children involved! Please seeContinue Reading

Beamish – Reception and Year 1

Beamish – Reception and Year 1

Here are a selection of photographs from Reception and Year 1’s visit to Beamish last week. They had great fun and took part in lots of Christmas activities! //

Be a Goody, wear a Hoody.

Be a Goody, wear a Hoody.

Today, our Mini-Vinnies challenged the school to wear Hoody’s in celebration of Youth Sunday this weekend. They also planned and delivered a super assembly on the importance of the Youth in today’s world and devised a pupil v teacher quiz. We will announce the winner of this next week! Well done Mini Vinnies- a greatContinue Reading

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child

Yet again, the children have responded really well to our annual Operation Christmas Child appeal. The school stage is full with boxes filled with gifts, sweets, toys and most importantly love. A special thank you goes to Daniel from Y1 and his Mam, who organised for the workers of Mam’s workplace- Balfour Beatty, to contributeContinue Reading

New School Council and House Captains

New School Council and House Captains

The School Council for this academic year have been chosen, and our new Y6 House Captains have been elected! We know that they will all do a great job! //

Family Christmas Card Craft Afternoon

Family Christmas Card Craft Afternoon

We have held another very successful family Christmas Craft afternoon, with so many families working together to create their annual Christmas Card. All 3 sessions throughout the afternoon and evening were full, which was fantastic to see. A big thank you to Mrs Limer and Miss Howes for running this fantastic event!   //