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%!
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
Glee Club were lucky enough to perform at Sage this week. What an experience for both the children and the audience. Thank you Miss Henderson and our beautiful performers.read more
The children in Year One have been exploring how to measure objects around the classroom.read more
The second group of our nursery children visited Ouseburn Farm and as you can see from the pictures we had lots of fun! [gallery columns="2"...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.