Welcome to Carr Hill Primary School
At Carr Hill we aim to provide our pupils with a warm, safe environment where children feel secure and valued as individuals. We believe that teaching and learning should be enjoyable, purposeful and challenging. Through our effective curriculum we aim to equip each child with the key skills they need for life. We aim to develop confident learners, who take ownership of their learning; are proud of their achievements and are well prepared for life in modern Britain. A dedicated and talented staff support the learning of all of our children and they create incredible relationships that aid the love of learning.
‘Working Together For our Children – One School, One Team and One Family’
Throughout this website, we aim to share the successes and achievements of our pupils and provide relevant key information and updates for parents and visitors to the school. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to arrange a visit.
Paul Harris, Headteacher
Important Dates - SAT's Tests
- Year 6 pupils take their Key Stage 2 SATs week commencing 13th May 2019;
- Years 3, 4 and 5 have their optional SATs week commencing 20th May 2019;
- Year 2 pupils have ongoing Key Stage One assessments throughout May 2019.
- Year 1 pupils will complete the Phonics Screening Check during the week commencing 10th June 2019
Gateshead Council, Northumbria Police and partners have worked together to develop a new Hate Crime strategy to tackle hate incidents in the borough. This was approved by the Community Safety Board in April 2016.
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We have recently set up an online fundraising account to help raise funds for our School Fund Account, funds which are then used towards educational visits for your child. Please click here easyfundraising.doc for further information.
Explore Our Classes
Attendance for the Autumn and Spring Terms
(4th September 2018 – 5th April 2019)
children have 100% attendance up until 5th April
Here is the percentage attendance data by class.
Congratulations to Miss Henderson‘s Year 3/4 class who have the highest attendance this academic year, at a fantastic 97.1%!
To kick start our new topic 'Once upon a Time,' the nursery children were lucky enough to take part in a story-telling workshop at Gateshead Central Library. We had our first ride on the school mini-buses and brought along lots of our parents too! Cathy, the...read more
As part of our Eureka topic, year 3 have been creating electrical circuits. We worked together to create a complete circuit including a switch. We are using this knowledge to help us to design and make a child's night light [gallery...read more
Each year we ask our pupils their opinions about their school. Last week we completed the Pupil Survey and had responses in four areas covering 24 questions. Select "About" and "Pupil Survey - January 2018" to see the results.read more
We welcomed snow today at Carr Hill! We got wrapped up and ventured into the deep. Today was the first time some of our Reception children experienced this much snow!read more
Carr Hill raise £328.60 for the People’s Kitchen. Well done, everyone!read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.