Welcome to Carr Hill Primary School
Those of you who know our school will appreciate just how special a learning community we have established here in Carr Hill. Our pupils are magnificent and we celebrate on a daily basis their individual and collective efforts as they contribute towards ensuring their teachers focus on raising aspiration, raising achievement and raising happy, sociable young learners who are proud to attend our school.
As Headteacher, never a day goes by without me being grateful for the tremendous efforts of our staff and the outstanding relationships that exist with our pupils which spur on their hunger for learning and pride in their school.
So, enjoy your visit and please feel comfortable to engage with us where you can.
Callum Kidd: Headteacher
Important Dates - SAT's Tests
- Year 6 pupils take their Key Stage 2 SATs week commencing 8 May 2017;
- Years 3, 4 and 5 have their optional SATs during w/c 15 May 2017;
- Year 2 pupils have ongoing assessments throughout May/June 2017.
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 8th – 12th May 2017
Whole School attendance this week
Whole School attendance this year
Class Champion so far this year is Mrs McClean's Y5
children have 100% attendance so far this year
Top 3 Classes with Highest Attendance this week
- Y1b – Mrs Christie 100%
- Y6a – Miss Rickerby 100%
- Y6b – Mr McGill 98.8%
Other Class Attendance
- Rec – Mrs Hall/Mrs Lee 94.8%
- Y2b – Ms Grigor 95.7%
- Y4 – Mrs Mills 96.1%
- Y1a – Mrs Chandler 90%
- Y3 Mr McGreevy 95%
- Y5a – Mrs McClean 98.7%
- Y2a – Miss Henry 97.2%
- Y3/4 Mrs Moore 97.6%
- Y5b – Mrs Oliver 98.3%
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
Last half term our topic was people who help us. We were lucky enough to have a visit from the fire brigade and a policeman! Throughout the half term we...read more
Year 5 have just returned from their annual visit to Whithaugh Park. This year's activities included canoeing, rock climbing, abseiling, archery and the zip wire. Here are a few images with many, many more to follow. [gallery...read more
Year 6 have had an amazing day for World Book Day. Mr McGill has been a little bit mischievous and allowed children to make teachers in Carr Hill Primary School into Twits! Children thoroughly enjoyed using techniques similar to Quentin Blake to make their teachers...read more
Reception and nursery children all looked fantastic dressed up as their favourite book characters! During the day children listened to stories by Julia Donaldson and took part in many different activities. We enjoyed listening to The Smartest Giant in town story and...read more