During our end of Autumn Term Achievement Assembly, the following pupils were awarded the ‘Artists of the Term’. As you can see from the photographs, the pupils of St Matthew’s certainly display a creative flair to their learning. Well done to all!
Monday 16th December 2019 Dear Parents Interim Executive Headship between St Matthew’s RC Primary School and St Gregory’s RC Primary School, South Shields. Due to the forthcoming retirement on 31st December 2019 of Mr Ken Smithson, longstanding Headteacher at St Gregory’s (26 years), the governors of St Gregory’s and the Diocese have asked forContinue Reading
Wow! What a performance from our Reception children this week. Their singing, dancing and acting was brilliant in their production of ‘A Present for the Baby’. They were fantastic!
Year 6 have welcomed their buddies into our lovely school through an assembly, where they introduced each of our new pupils. We learnt lots about each of them. We were so impressed that Reception were then able to have the confidence to sing and dance in front of the whole school and their parents. WeContinue Reading
We had a great time celebrating World Book Day. Each class looked at a particular author and dressed up as a character from a particular book. We held a parade at the start of the day! The standard of the costumes was possibly the best standard we’ve ever had! Well done to all!
WOW! What a fabulous performance of ‘A King is Born’ by Reception. They were incredible. What a talented group of children. Watch out the West-End! Well done, Reception!
Please click below to read about the School Funding Crisis – a copy of this joint letter is being sent out to all families today from the Catholic Cluster of Schools in South Tyneside. The letter and petition have been collated by Gateshead Headteachers in all phases of education. To sign the petition visit – https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/232220Continue Reading
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