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 21st – 25th 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 3/4
The Top 3 Highest Attendance Awards this week are
- Y3 – Mrs Christie 98.7%
- Y1 – Mrs Chandler 98.5%
- Rec 2 – Mrs Hall 97.9%
Other Class Attendance This Week
- Rec 1 – Mr McGreevy 96.5%
- Y3/4 Miss Henderson 95.7%
- Y5/6 – Mr McGill 91.9%
- Y1/2 – Mrs Morris/Richardson 93.7%
- Y4 Mrs Thompson 91.3%
- Y2 – Miss Henry 95.9%
- Y5 – Mrs McClean 92%
- Y6 – Miss Rickerby 97.5%
Can you identify the artefact that Demi has discovered?read more
Meet Tommy at Seaham!read more
During July we said goodbye to our year six leavers and announced the annual award winners. Everyone felt very emotional watching a slide show of their progress through school as they marched into the hall. Lee Harper recieved the 'Head Teacher's Award', Carly Ivers...read more
Louisa describes the first day at Whithaugh park..... We arrived at Whithaugh Park. We went straight to the rope park and Steven got me really muddy after five minutes. Mr. Harris and Mr. Fowler picked me up and dunked me in the mud. For tea we had pasta bolognaise....read more
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A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.