Events and Visits

Easter Egg Competition

We had lots of egg-cellent entries for our annual Easter Egg Competition this year! From Reception Class to Year 6, everyone put in lots of effort and imagination into their entries. It was brilliant to see all the different kind of designs and creativity that we have...

Boccia Tournament

This week in Years 1-6, we held a Inter House Boccia Tournament. Boccia is an attack and defend game, with two sides competing over a set number of ends. The aim is to score as many points as possible by placing their set of coloured balls closest to the white jack...

Red Nose Day

During lent we try to give alms to people less fortunate than ourselves. So today was a great opportunity to have some fun and raise money for this great charity. We celebrated Red Nose Day by wearing red and bringing in a donation. Everyone looked great with their...

Science Day

On Wednesday it was Science Day! Each class from Reception to Year 6 took part in lots of experiments and challenges. Take a look at all the exciting activities the children experienced on Science Day….. In Reception Class they were carrying out a sweet and...

Reading Week

Reading Week 2017: St Philip’s have read their way through book week with some serious enjoyment. Our aim for the week was to strengthen our love of reading from Reception to the Head Teacher, and boy did we manage it. All week long, the school has undertaken...

Class 4 at Cragside House

Given that Class 4 have been studying Lord William Armstrong, it only makes sense that we would visit Cragside House, the Armstrong family home. Our day began with the long journey North to find the House, to the East of Rothbury in a picturesque valley. On our...

World Book Day!

On Thursday we celebrated World Book Day! The whole school was dressed to impress! Everyone looked amazing dressed as different characters from lots of different books.  The fun doesn’t end there either…. next week is Book Week and there will lots of different...

Mini Vinnies Pancake Day!

On Tuesday the Mini Vinnies organised a pancake sale in aid of the Mary’s Meals charity. They held an assembly on the Monday to tell everyone about the charity and remind everyone about the sale. It was a great success as lots of pancakes were sold and all the...

Year 1 Building Bridges

On Tuesday Class 1 visited the Discovery Museum for an interesting and challenging workshop all about the famous bridges of the Tyne. They learnt about the bridges in Roman and Medieval times and watched films about how the Tyne and Millennium bridges were built. The...

Class 3 Synagogue Visit

On Tuesday 7th February Class 3 visited the United Hebrew Congregation Synagogue in Gosforth. They spent the morning in the synagogue sharing the rich culture and history associated with the Jewish faith as well as specifics on how weekly services are taken.They had a...

Class 2 – Back in Time

This week Class 2 were visited by ‘That History Bloke’ who came into teach them all about Victorian life. He brought in lots of artefacts from a Victorian home and some Victorian toys too! Some of the children got the opportunity to dress up in the clothes...

Safer Internet Day

On Tuesday 7th February it was Safer Internet Day. Pupils in Key Stage 1 and 2 took part in an assembly from Mrs Williams our ICT coordinator. The puils watched videos about staying safe online. It was really useful opportunity to remind pupils how to stay safe and...

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