Category Archives: Year 5

The Great North Exhibition- Year 5

The Great North Exhibition- Year 5

Year 5 have really enjoyed their time at The Great North Exhibition, where they have discovered innovations, planned their future careers in architecture, looked at engineering and they thought about how they could save the planet!

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

Girls through to the Northern Cross Cup Final

Girls through to the Northern Cross Cup Final

For the third consecutive year, our girls football team are through to the Final of the Northern Cross Cup, thanks to an impressive display in the semi-finals, which were held in red-hot conditions at St Mary’s, Whickham. In the first game, the girls played St James, Hebburn and the girls played some beautiful football, winningContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Y5 Design Technology- Shoebox Cars

Y5 Design Technology- Shoebox Cars

This term, Year 5 have planned, designed, made, tested and evaluated a shoebox car. On Monday, the cars were tested, using ramps in the school hall. Judgements were made based on distance, accuracy and appearance. Winners will be announced soon! Mrs McGregor

Year 5 visit Science Central and The Great Exhibition of the North

Year 5 visit Science Central and The Great Exhibition of the North

This morning Year 5 visited Science Central at Newcastle University, where they built circuits and programmed traffic lights and lego models. In the afternoon they investigated The Great Exhibition of North on the Quayside- in preparation for their innovations tour on the 18th of July! They had a great day! A big thank you toContinue Reading

Girls through to Semi-finals!

Girls through to Semi-finals!

The girls football team took part in the quarter-finals of the Northern Cross Cup this afternoon, playing teams in the south of the diocese. In their first match against Our Lady of the Rosary, Peterlee, the girls played some great football, but couldn’t find the back of the net and the game ended 1-1. InContinue 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

Bishop’s Cup Semi-Final

On Tuesday afternoon, the boys football team headed to St Benet’s in Sunderland to play in the Bishop’s Cup semi-final, hoping to make it to the final for the 3rd consecutive year. In difficult playing conditions, the boys played a superb team from St Benets and lost 2-0. In their next game against St Mary’s,Continue Reading