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.
We went on a lovely walk in Saltwell Park. We collected lots of leaves, twigs and conkers to use in our art work back at school and talked about how the leaves are changing colour. We then had a delicious treat to warm us up hot chocolate with marshmallows and a...read more
Reception children are having the exciting opportunity to learn rugby! Coach Connor has been teaching us some great rugby skills!read more
Never say 'I don't like'...until you've had a taste. Here in nursery we love snacks.read more
We've really enjoyed exploring nursery rhymes. We've looked for rhyming words, talked about our favourite characters, enjoyed role play and created our own nursery rhyme inspired art work.read more
Every year an intra school tournament is held, whereby Years 5 and 6 strive to row their furthest and gain a place on the school team. They have one minute to clock up as many metres as possible, the results are collated and the finalists are selected. 8 boys and...read more
Years 5 and 6 walked down to Saltwell Park on Monday, to pay our respects at the garden of Remembrance. The children read messages left by the families of lost servicemen and added our own crosses, before reciting 'In Flanders Fields' together. The visit gave us the...read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
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