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%!
Today we welcomed the NSPCC and our amazing O2 Gurus into Carr Hill to work with our parents and carers. The morning workshop focussed on online safety and developing our parents and carers understanding of the online world their children live in. In addition to this,...read more
Year 2b really enjoyed our visit to Beamish. We have been learning about toys from the past and this was an excellent opportunity to find out more!read more
Year One had a fantastic time exploring Beamish Museum today. The children were an absolute pleasure and were complimented throughout the day for their enthusiasm, knowledge and impeccable manners. We had great fun learning about life in the past and enjoyed learning...read more
We have been using our design skills to make a new bridge for the Billy Goats Gruff as theirs has fallen down in a storm!read more
In Key Stage One out new topic is ‘Terrific Toys’. Mrs Chandler’s class have been playing and reviewing old and new toys. We enjoyed playing games together and showing our friends how to play new games. The pool and air hockey were very popular. We are now looking...read more
This week we have been reading a new story in Year One . It is called Chapatti Moon . We decided to make vegetable curry and chapattis just like the character Mrs Kapoor. We used our outdoor forest school to prepare and cook delicious curry and chapattis. Look at...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.