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 week of 17th – 21st September 2018
Whole School attendance this week
Whole School attendance so far this year
children have 100% attendance so far this year
Class Champion so far this year is Reception 1
The Top 3 Highest Attendance Awards this week are
- Rec 1 – Mr McGreevy 98.9%
- Y4 Mrs Thompson 98.4%
- Y1 – Mrs Chandler 97%
Other Class Attendance This Week
- Rec 2 – Mrs Hall 92.5%
- Y3 Mrs Christie 94%
- Y5/6 – Mr McGill 95.4%
- Y1/2 – Mrs Morris/Mrs Richardson 96%
- Y3/4 Miss Henderson 94.3%
- Y2 – Miss Henry 95%
- Y5 – Mrs McClean 94.5%
- Y6 – Miss Rickerby 96.1%
We want more pupils to be involved in our School Council so this year we are going smart! Mrs Oliver needs a communication team to help her with the smooth running of the school council. The Communication Team work to keep everyone in Carr Hill involved and informed....read more
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
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.