Welcome to Carr Hill Primary School
Those of you who know our school will appreciate just how special a learning community we have established here in Carr Hill. Our pupils are magnificent and we celebrate on a daily basis their individual and collective efforts as they contribute towards ensuring their teachers focus on raising aspiration, raising achievement and raising happy, sociable young learners who are proud to attend our school.
As Headteacher, never a day goes by without me being grateful for the tremendous efforts of our staff and the outstanding relationships that exist with our pupils which spur on their hunger for learning and pride in their school.
So, enjoy your visit and please feel comfortable to engage with us where you can.
Callum Kidd: Headteacher
Important Dates - SAT's Tests
- Year 6 pupils take their Key Stage 2 SATs week commencing 8 May 2017;
- Years 3, 4 and 5 have their optional SATs during w/c 15 May 2017;
- Year 2 pupils have ongoing assessments throughout May/June 2017.
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 week of 8th – 12th May 2017
Whole School attendance this week
Whole School attendance this year
Class Champion so far this year is Mrs McClean's Y5
children have 100% attendance so far this year
Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance this week
- Y1b – Mrs Christie 100%
- Y6a – Miss Rickerby 100%
- Y6b – Mr McGill 98.8%
Other Class Attendance
- Rec – Mrs Hall/Mrs Lee 94.8%
- Y2b – Ms Grigor 95.7%
- Y4 – Mrs Mills 96.1%
- Y1a – Mrs Chandler 90%
- Y3 Mr McGreevy 95%
- Y5a – Mrs McClean 98.7%
- Y2a – Miss Henry 97.2%
- Y3/4 Mrs Moore 97.6%
- Y5b – Mrs Oliver 98.3%
Year 5b have loved finding out about Geocaching in Computing sessions. We have been researching Geocaches in the area and have nearly finished planning our own Geocaching session. We can't wait to get out and find some of our own... Last week while evaluating local...read more
In Year 3 we learnt to play the ocarina and last year we extended our skills to play the recorder. This year we are learning to play the trumpet or cornet with Mrs Weaver! How is it going Year 5b? Any top tips or comments you would like to share about the...read more
We are very lucky in reception as Lisa from Kalma Baby is teaching us yoga! We are having so much fun as well as keeping our bodies healthy. We have been on a space mission and a prehistoric adventure so far. Have look at the different shapes can make with our...read more
A nest with eggs in appeared in our class! We asked lots of questions and talked about what might be inside the eggs. Then we used tools to crack the eggs open. Baby dinosaurs were inside! Since then we have been learning all about dinosaurs! This is what we have been...read more
In September, the children of Year Four sang at the British Citizenship Ceremony at Gateshead Civic Centre. Under the careful guidance of our music teacher Ms Thompson, we sang two songs during the official ceremony and watched the new citizens: swear on oath or...read more