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Ama-zen Yoga in Reception Class

This morning both Reception classes took part in children’s yoga delivered by Kalma Baby. The theme of this session was ‘All Different, All Equal’ in which children gave reasons as to what makes them different and unique. The children thoroughly enjoyed practising different yoga moves...

Reception Intake September 2018 – Stay & Play Session

                                      Following the successful Reception 2018 intake coffee morning yesterday, we would like to invite you back in the new year to our 'Stay & Play' in Reception class. If your child attends our nursery they will be brought to meet you to take part. Families...

Children In Need – Non-uniform Day

Just a reminder that Friday 17th November is Children in Need day and the children and staff are invited to wear spotty clothes to show their support. A donation of £1 per pupil is suggested. ...

A Great Turnout for Reception 2018 Coffee Morning

A huge thank you to all who attended the coffee morning for the Reception 2018 intake earlier today. We are really pleased with how the morning went, and we hope that this little insight into our school goes some way to help you with your...

Christmas Lunch Day – Wednesday 6th December 2017

On Wednesday 6th December 2017 our cook and the kitchen staff will prepare a traditional Christmas lunch for all children and staff in school. For parents who have a Live Kitchen pre-order account, we would encourage you to log into your account and pre-book your child's...

The Bumblebear Visits Reception

Reception had a wonderful surprise visitor this morning. Maria from Gateshead Libraries came along to read a fantastic story to all of the children and even brought along Bumblebear himself to meet everyone! The children had a great idea to have Bumblebear ride one of the...

Parking at Pick Up and Drop Off Times

When parking during pick up and drop off times could we please ask all parents and family members to be more considerate when parking around school. We have received a number of complaints from local resident about dangerous parking and blocking access to properties on...

Harvest Festival

Today we celebrated the Harvest Festival at St. Nicholas’ Church in Dunston. The Year 3 children delivered a wonderful assembly which told us all about the importance of harvesting food each year and reminded us about the miracles of life. We would like to thank all...

Halloween Sleepover!! – Thank You!

Mrs Goodfellow  would like to thank all parents and children for making the Halloween Sleepover event a huge success.  We will keep you informed about the purchases made with the monies raised and post pictures so you can see our new equipment being used. We would...