Spynosaur author, Guy Bass, pays us a visit!

As part of the Northern Children's Book Festival, the children in KS2 enjoyed a very humorous visit from author Guy Bass. He had us in stitches telling us all about his childhood, the lies he was told and how he wanted to be a dinosaur when he grew up....

They’ve already reached their AR target!!

A huge well done to each and everyone of you! Keep up the brilliant work and your love for reading! Here are the happy faces of the children who have already reached their Accelerated Reader target. Enjoy your special book mark and chocolatey treat!

Accelerated Reader Raffle Winners!

Congratulations and a huge well done to our raffle winners. Within each class in KS2, all of the children who had achieved 85% and above in the quizzes this half term had their names put into the draw - and here are our lucky winners!! Enjoy spending your...

Forest School: Preparing a night-line

This week, we have been in our Environmental Area clearing a route ready for our night-line. Blindfolded, the aim is to guide each other around a course, we will create, using string to help us. There will be tyres to crawl through, trees and tree trunks to pass...

Creative Homework

Take a look at some of the fab homework we have completed so far this term ...it really is impressive...well done!...

Here we are!

Our school

Welcome to our class page, where you can keep up-to-date with the latest news and see for yourself, the fun we are having whilst working incredibly hard!

Dukeshouse Wood Residential

Well done everyone for a fab few days away. You rose brilliantly to the daily challenges and proved you could cope (for a short while) without your parents!

It has been great to see you all outside of the classroom and demonstrating various strengths – be it leadership skills, organisation, team work, determination or conquering a fear!




Maximum effort earns Maximum points!

Creative Homework Check 2








Monday, 30th October: Visit to Swalwell Fire Station (PM)

Friday, 3rd November: Parent Workshop – Internet Safety

Tuesday, 7th and Wednesday, 8th November: Parent Consultations

Friday, 17th November: Parent Workshop – Anti-bullying & Children in need day

Tuesday, 21st November: Mountain Rescue Team visiting Y6

Thursday, 30th November: Christmas Panto at The Theatre Royal

Friday, 1st December: Parent Workshop – Danger of Computer games

Thursday, 21st December: Y5/6 Christmas disco

Friday, 22nd December: Break up for CHRISTMAS!!!! 🙂



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Did you know?

School Councillors 

Our class representatives are: Freddie Keane and Charlotte Milner!

Congratulations to all candidates who helped make this decision a tricky one for your fellow voters! 🙂