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 Academic Year 2018/19
(4th September 2018 – 19th July 2019)
children have 100% attendance up until 5th April
Here is the percentage attendance data by class.
The first half of our nursery class enjoyed a day at Ouseburn Farm this week. We travelled by minibus and were met by Dotty our guide. The children took part in a morning of workshops where they were able to: herd the sheep into their field; feed the chickens; pet...read more
The children in our Nursery and Reception classes worked with Governor Janis to plant some seeds that will grow in our outdoor area. We spent a busy morning preparing the compost, planting the seeds and then watering them. Lots of the children could explain that the...read more
We couldn't wait to share our photographs of our visit to Newcastle Castle. The children trained to be knights and went on a tour of the castle to learn all about it.read more
Our year 4 children played brilliantly at the Cluster Tag Rugby Tournament today at Gateshead Stadium. The competition was tough, but they showed excellent sportsmanship, coming away with Bronze and Gold medals. They did themselves and the school proud. Well done...read more
It was so lovely to share our Easter Craft Day with the parents of our nursery children. We used lots of the skills we have been learning in nursery, such as: printing, cutting, sticking, mark making, turn-taking and following instructions. Everyone was so proud of...read more
We had our first Little Rugby session in Nursery last Friday when a coach came into school. The children had so much fun playing games and learning how to balance the rugby ball on different parts of their bodies. We can't wait for our next session! [gallery...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.