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 14th – 18th January 2019
Whole School attendance this week
Whole School attendance so far this year
children have 100% attendance so far this year
Class Champions so far this year are Year 3 and Year 4
The Top 3 Highest Attendance Awards this week are
- Y1 – Mrs Chandler 98.5%
- Y5/6 – Mr McGill 97.7%
- Y3 – Mrs Christie 96.8%
Other Class Attendance This Week
- Rec 1 – Mr McGreevy 91.8%
- Y2 – Miss Henry 95.5%
- Y5 – Mrs McClean 96.3%
- Rec 2 – Mrs Hall 89.5%
- Y3/4 Miss Henderson 98.1%
- Y1/2 – Mrs Morris/Richardson 88%
- Y4 Mrs Thompson 95.3%
- Y6 – Miss Rickerby 95.3%
We have been developing our outdoor area this year. We have been adding more equipment to help extend our learning whilst outdoors. As you can see, we love being outdoors during free choice times and direct teaching time...read more
As a class, we are concerned about the current state of our local community and beyond. In addition to this, we have received an email from our local Councillor to propose a change in the attitudes towards recycling, reducing and reusing otherwise our parks and green...read more
In reception in we have some new computing equipment! We have some remote control cars, blu-bots and communication headsets to learn how to operate and control. We decided our cars needed to a road to follow so we came up with the idea to make one! In literacy we...read more
What an experience! Year 5 and 6 visited Tesco, Kingston Park to learn a little bit about where the food we eat comes from. The day helped our children learn where their food comes from by exploring the fruit and vegetable aisle, the bakery and fish counters and...read more
We had a fantastic time at Gibiside! We were exploring the great outdoors and experiencing the great fun you can have learning outside the classroom. During our visit we climbed over bridges and crawled through muddy tunnels. We challenged ourselves to overcome our...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
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