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 Four have just returned from their annual residential visit to Whithaugh Park, on the Scottish Borders, where we've worked as a team, challenged ourselves and shown persistence and determination when trying new things. Most of all, we've enjoyed spending time...read more
It's that time of year again. Please keep any Sainsbury's sports equipment vouchers to help bolster our supplies. Sainsbury's Active Kids is a scheme run by this retailer and provides us with some exciting new resources each year. We will be accepting these vouchers...read more
Year 6 preparing their voices! What a noise! Getting ready for Sing Up.read more
Today in Nursery we have been raising money for Comic Relief. We have had so much fun making chocolate crispy cakes and playing in our areas wearing our red noses.read more
Key Stage 1 have enjoyed our visit to West Boldon Lodge! We took part in lots of fun outdoor activities linked to our new topic 'Growing Things'. We began our day with a life cycle quiz - hunting through the forest for clues to which life cycle we had! Children worked...read more
The children had a fabulous session with their coach from Destination Judo. They packed so much into the session and you can see that everyone had a fabulous time from the smiles on their faces! Some of us were even brave enough to help with a demonstration. What...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.