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%
Year 2b really enjoyed our visit to Beamish. We have been learning about toys from the past and this was an excellent opportunity to find out more!read more
Year One had a fantastic time exploring Beamish Museum today. The children were an absolute pleasure and were complimented throughout the day for their enthusiasm, knowledge and impeccable manners. We had great fun learning about life in the past and enjoyed learning...read more
We have been using our design skills to make a new bridge for the Billy Goats Gruff as theirs has fallen down in a storm!read more
In Key Stage One out new topic is ‘Terrific Toys’. Mrs Chandler’s class have been playing and reviewing old and new toys. We enjoyed playing games together and showing our friends how to play new games. The pool and air hockey were very popular. We are now looking...read more
This week we have been reading a new story in Year One . It is called Chapatti Moon . We decided to make vegetable curry and chapattis just like the character Mrs Kapoor. We used our outdoor forest school to prepare and cook delicious curry and chapattis. Look at...read more
Governors have completed the process to recruit a new Headteacher, following Mr Kidd's request to take early retirement. We are delighted to share with you that, following a two day grueling interview process this week, Mr Harris, our current Deputy Headteacher, has...read more
A Special Learning Community
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