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
Some of our Years 3 & 4 children attended the QuadKids Athletics Tournament at Monkton Stadium, where they all had to take part in 4 events – the sprint, 1 lap of the track, throwing and jumping. Both teams performed extremely well and finished 3rd in South Tyneside – just missing out on a qualificationContinue Reading
A huge congratulations to the children who have made their First Holy Communion. The children all looked beautiful and their celebratory Mass was wonderful. A special thank you to all the catechists who have prepared the children for this special day.
Our after-school ‘Learn to ride’ bike club has been a huge success. So many of our younger pupils can now confidently ride their bikes and they understand a lot more about bike safety.
Well done to the amazing Y4 CAFOD team! As part of their Lenten preparations, they decided to raise some money for CAFOD. They came up with the idea to sell some of their unwanted toys and make some delicious cakes for their friends. They organised everything themselves and set up a stall each breakContinue Reading
Our Y4 and Y6 hockey teams represented South Tyneside today in the hockey county finals at The Parks Centre, North Shields. Y4 played incredibly well and won their first game 2-0 – thanks to goals from Roman. They went on to win another 2 games and just missed out on a spot in the semi-finals.Continue Reading
A team of Y3/4 children attended the inaugural Mariners Cup tournament, which was held at South Shields Football Club. The team played incredibly well, winning 3, drawing one and losing one. It was fantastic to see so much talent on the pitch. Unfortunately the team lost out on a place place in the semi-finals onContinue Reading
Y4 performed incredibly well at the inaugural South Tyneside Sportshall Athletic Finals this morning. Competing in a range of running and field events, the team achieved some fantastic results and were great at supporting each other. Well done Year 4!