Queen’s Birthday Lunch

Queen’s Birthday Lunch

Today we celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday.  Reception class made crowns and proudly wore them to lunch, where Mrs Moore excelled herself one again. The hall looked amazing with the kitchen decorated with Union Jacks! There was a great birthday picnic...
Go Run for Fun!

Go Run for Fun!

A group of St Philip’s representatives took part in GO Run for Fun at Saltwell Park last half term. They were joined by lots of other schools from Gateshead. They had to run approximately 1 mile around the park. They looked great in their Go Run for Fun t-shirts...
Destination Judo

Destination Judo

Just before half term we were visited by Destination Judo. It was an opportunity to have a taster session with a Judo coach. Each class from Year 1 up to Year 6 tried their hands at learning some new Judo skills. With some demonstrations and “hands on”...
Sponsored Walk

Sponsored Walk

To celebrate the feast of St Philip Neri the whole school went on a sponsored walk. We didn’t let the weather dampen our spirits as we wrapped up and set off! Key stage 1 went on a shorter route around the Dunston Staiths and back to school for a Teddy...
Baltic Art Project

Baltic Art Project

On Thursday afternoon, Class 2 had a visit from artists working at the Baltic on a project around seabirds. The children looked at photographs of seabirds found in the north east and produced their own sketches. They used their sketches to sculpt their own model...
Cragside with Class 2

Cragside with Class 2

On Wednesday 25th May, Class 2 went on a trip to Cragside, home of the north east engineer and inventor Lord Armstrong. After a rocky start due to a delayed coach, they made it just in time for a guided tour of the house and a chance to think about how Lord...
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