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%
This week Mrs Chandlers class spent an afternoon in our forest school area. They had a series of challenges to complete including building and cooking on our camp fire, building dens and some natural art activities. The children took on all the challenges...read more
Year One had a great time exploring rock pools on South Shields beach. The children used their knowledge and research to identify plant and sea life. They also completed their National Sports week mile a day challenge by running a mile along the beach. [gallery...read more
As part of our fairy tale topic, reception children visited Gibside and went on a fairy tale trail. The Gibside fairy had left challenges for us to complete all around Gibside! The first clue was from Snow White, she asked us to look for and count all of the apple...read more
Today we had the company of our friends from the NSPCC. Having joined us earlier in the week for some informative assemblies, today we worked together in classrooms. We explored our rights, our welfare and how we seek help if we need this. We were also joined by our...read more
Children, from Reception to Year 6, participated in the intu Metrocentre Great Gateshead Fun Run on Friday 26th May. The sun was shining and the children were smiling as they warmed up alongside the Metro Gnomes before running around the park. Take a look at these...read more
Here at Carr Hill Community Primary School, we have dedicated a whole day to celebrate and learn about British Values. We strongly believe that in reflecting and learning about these values, children will become more resilient and prepare them for life in modern...read more