Nursery get farming!

The second group of our nursery children visited Ouseburn Farm and as you can see from the pictures we had lots of fun! [gallery columns="2"...

Art in the Sun!

Year 4 took their art work outside in the beautiful weather today. They are studying the artist Georgia O’Keefe. They have been studying how to create tone and texture in their sketches. We are looking forward to seeing each other’s finished pieces. [gallery...

Dancing Pupils Take The Lead!

It's always wonderful to watch our children grow in confidence and discover the depth of their abilities. It's even better to see them take the lead, sharing these skills with other pupils. Here are some of our year 5 children leading our Tuesday lunchtime dance club....

Swimming Stars

Some of our year 4 swimmers made the leap into the big pool today! All of their hard work in our weekly swimming lessons is paying off. Well done everyone!

Down at the Farm

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...

Nursery get Green Fingered

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...

Welcome to Carr Hill Primary School

 

I would like to welcome you, on behalf of the staff, pupils and governors, to Carr Hill Community Primary School’s website.

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

Please click below to pay for school meals, after school clubs and residential visits online:

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.

Follow the link below for further information:

Hate Crime Awareness and Reporting in Gateshead

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.

Attendance for the Autumn and Spring Terms

(4th September 2018 – 5th April 2019)

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Whole School

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%!

School News

Raising Money for Children in Need

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.      

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Squiggle Wiggle in Nursery

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...  ...

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Bringing History to Life

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...

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Take a peek at what Nursery have been up to…

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;...

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Long-ship Building

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...

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Bags 2 School Fundraising Collection

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.

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A Special Learning Community

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