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 Academic Year 2018/19
(4th September 2018 – 19th July 2019)
children have 100% attendance up until 5th April
Here is the percentage attendance data by class.
Our year 4s braved the strong winds and rain to finish second in our cluster Quadkids competition. They have qualified to go through to the Gateshead final! Well done team!read more
The whole school joined in with the Daily Mile Celebration by doing a 15 minute run/walk. Who needs sunshine to get your trainers on and run anyway?read more
Year 4 have been very busy carrying out some PSHE work on friendships and relationships, as part of our Operation Encompass work with Northumbria Police.read more
Today in maths year 3/4 have been constructing 3D shapes using cocktail sticks and marshmallows. Children were able to make a variety of shapes using marshmallows as vertices and the sticks as edges! Fantastic work! [gallery columns="2"...read more
Our topic has been Animal Kingdom this half term and to enhance our learning we visited Gibside, to learn all about mini beasts. The mini beast safari was led by staff at Gibside and we started the hunt in the walled garden, looking for mini beasts. We were given a...read more
A Special Learning Community
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