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 learning all about how to stay safe both when in the home and out and about. They spent the morning taking part in a range of activities including: fire safety, first aid, anti-bullying, road safety and hazards in the home! Everyone learnt something...read more
As part of our work on healthy bodies and teeth, we found out about the foods that are healthy and don't cause tooth decay. Everyone tasted a range of foods before designing and making their own sandwiches filled with some of their...read more
Year 4 went that extra mile when choosing their outfits for World Book Day! How many of your favourite story characters can you recognise in the picture?read more
What a day! Another celebration of literature. Children enjoyed working alongside children from other year groups as they travelled around school through different work shops. Year 5 embraced the idea of fancy dress and we enjoyed identifying our favourite characters...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.