EVENTS AND VISITS

A Fantastic Farewell Performance by Year 6

You might have been fooled into thinking the Royal Shakespeare Company were in town yesterday if you’d been in our school hall to watch a fabulous performance of Macbeth (or the ‘Scottish Play’ as actors prefer to call it!). Under the creative...

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Y3 visit Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

Our Y3 class got a chance to explore a rainforest environment this week when they visited Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens. They learnt all about the different layers of the forest by becoming seeds themselves pretending to gradually grow into the many different...

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A Day at Beamish for the whole school.

On Friday, the whole school set off for a visit to Beamish museum. Following an outreach day earlier in the week, each class took part in special WW I and II workshops on topics ranging from evacuees, to the home front and front line soldiers. As always lots of the...

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Around the World in One Day!

Year 4 have been off on their travels again but this time it didn’t even take them out of the class (well that is if you don’t count a Bollywood dance lesson in the school hall!) Miss Allon and the TAs organised a ‘visits’ to four different...

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Y4 Heritage Walk

Last week, our Y4 class, together with members of the Birtley Heritage group, went on a walk around Birtley seeking historic evidence to help them learn more about the forgotten history of the Birtley Belgians – 6000 of whom settled in the region during the...

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Bowling Fun!

As a reward for winning our termly attendance competition during the Spring term, Year 5 went bowling this week. “It was my first time and I loved it!” said Pawel. “I would definitely like to go again.” “It was great fun!” was...

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Celebrating our First Holy Communions.

Congratulations to all those in our Year 3 class who celebrated a very special day on Saturday 11th June when they made their First Holy Communion. “The children read and sang beautifully,” said Mrs Thomson, their Class Teacher, “I was very proud of...

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Happy Birthday Your Majesty!

On Friday, the our whole school joined in the national celebrations to wish Queen Elizabeth II a very happy 90th birthday. The children dressed in red, white and blue and a traditional roast beef lunch followed by scones with jam and cream was served by the kitchen....

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In the Pink!

WELL DONE to all of our pupils (the whole school in fact) who took part in the ‘Go Run for Fun’ at Saltwell Park this morning. From the ‘warm-up’ to the run itself, all of the children enjoyed the event which had over 2000 children representing...

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A Successful End to the Season!

Congratulations and well done to our Football team who after having played well throughout the season, have ended on a good cup run too! The team, made up of Year 5 and Year 6 pupils, finished 3rd in the Cestria Cup organised by Chester-Le-Street District Football...

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Y6 Outward Bound Visit 2016

Our Year 6 class spent the week before the Easter holidays at the Howtown Outward Bound Centre on the shores of Ullswater – a very beautiful part of the Lake District – and by all accounts had a brilliant week.  Mr Shields, Year 6 class teacher, and our...

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Happy Easter

Thank you to all those parents who joined us for our Holy Week Liturgy. For those who didn’t manage to attend, please find below a copy of our ‘The Road to the Cross’ booklet. On behalf of the staff, governors, Father Tony and Deacon Peter, we would...

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