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%!
We decided to come to school in our pyjamas on November 16th to raise money for Children in Need. Look at the Pudsey headbands we made using printing.read more
Here in Nursery we have been mark making and moving to develop our motor skills. Every week we move to music by dancing with scarves and then use chunky crayons to make marks on a huge sheet of paper. Look at all of the fun we've had while learning... ...read more
We've been studying WW1 poetry for some time, learning about similes and metaphors through Wilfred Owen's 'Dulce et Decorum Est' and propaganda through Pope's 'The Call'. Every year the story takes a more personal turn as we explore the role John Ramsay Robertson...read more
We've had a busy first half-term settling in and learning all about our topic 'Nursery Rhymes.' Take a look at the work we've been up to in and around our setting. Whilst learning lots of new rhymes we built walls for Humpty Dumpty; painted and moulded spiders;...read more
As we bring our Viking topic to a close, what better way to share our new knowledge, than with bit of long-ship building. Flat bottoms for easy access to shallow rivers, detachable prow enabling your stern to become your bow and a choice or oars or wind power. Well...read more
Our Bags2School collection this morning has generated £116 for our School Fund. Thank you so much to everyone who donated their unwanted clothing. We will arrange another collection in the Spring term.read more
A Special Learning Community
Come and find out why and how…
We welcome your school visit.