At the start of the Soring Term, Reception started a programme called Letterjoin which supports the learning of cursive and joined up handwriting.They have made fantastic progress with their handwriting and are beginning to join up!
Year 5 had a brilliant time on their residential trip to Dukeshouse Wood in Hexham. They got wet, muddy and windswept all at the same time, but that did not stop them enjoying a fantastic array of adventurous activities. It was an excellent opportunity to build important skills such as team spirit, encouragement, communication, resilience, risk taking and challenge… Continue Reading
The pupils in Year 5 (assisted by some of our lunchtime supervisors) took part in Playground Leaders training last Wednesday with Rachel from Newcastle PE and School Sports Service. They developed their skills of leadership, communication, imagination and collaboration to begin setting up a range of games that younger children will be able to join in with during their playtimes.… Continue Reading
As we all are aware, Year 6 complete their SATs assessments next week. We are all immensely proud of how hard they have worked over the past few weeks and months, and we wish them all the very best of luck- we know they will do themselves proud. Before then, they have some very important… Continue Reading
Congratulations to all the children who competed in the Newcastle Catholic Schools’ Cross Country Conpetition. They were all fantastic and ran like the wind! The two teams were made up of a Y3/4 Girls’ team and a Y3/4 Boys’ team. A special well done to Anais Gamesby who came first in her race, as well… Continue Reading
Last Friday 16 children from KS2 took part in the annual Newcastle East End Swimming Gala and won a very impressive array of medals. Pupils in Years 3 and 4 accumulated 5 medals between them, ranging from gold to bronze. They came 2nd overall in their group which was a great achievement. The pupils in Years 5 and… Continue Reading
Please find below the latest edition of our school newsletter. 19th January 2018 Continue Reading