Events and Visits

Felt Poppies

As part of a Design Technology project the whole of Key Stage 2 have been sewing buttons. Mrs Pearce set a challenge for everyone to sew on a button. As we are commemorating the First World War Centenary she decided it would be a fitting way to mark the anniversary by...

Dunston Schools Remembrance Service

Our Year 6 pupils were invited to a First World War Centenary service led by Reverend David Atkinson from St Nicholas' church. They were joined by other pupils from local schools, where prayers and poems were read by the children. Also attending this event were...

Remembrance Day

On Friday Mrs Pearce  and Year 6 led the whole school with a liturgy marking the centenary of Armistice Day.  It marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, back in 1918. The children led the readings and poems and prayers and gave...

Year 4 Liturgy – Family

This morning, Class 4 celebrated their learning in RE with a liturgy. They have learned about Jesus' family and his line of ancestors back to the beginning. They noticed that Jesus' ancestors could teach us how to be great family members: forgiving our family members,...

Creatures up close!

This week we had some unusual visitors!!! We were treated to a visit from 'Creatures Up Close' who brought in some extraordinary animals for us to see. The children were able to get up close to a lizard, a gecko, a tortoise and even some snakes!!! Everyone was very...

Exploring Castles in Class 2!

As part of Year 2's topic, "Turrets, Tunnels and Towers,", they went to Prudhoe Castle. They had a great time exploring all around the castle grounds and investigating all the different parts of the castle. They discovered that the 'Keep' was in the middle of the...

Family Fast Day – Mini Vinnies

Today is Family Fast Day and the day we celebrated all the donations you have brought in for The People's Kitchen. The Mini Vinnies led the school in a liturgy which told us about harvest time.They reflected on the reasons to be thankful for what we have, and to think...

Year 6 Great Exhibition of the North

On Thursday, Year 6 visited the Great Exhibition of the North to take place in the innovation trail. It was a fantastic, jam-packed visit. At the Discovery Museum, we had a go at coming up with our own invention ideas including high heels on wheels and a design for an...

Lunch at the beach!

Today to celebrate our summer holidays Mrs Moore made us all a super sizzling summer lunch! We had fish and chips, pop corn and even some flip-flop biscuits! The hall was decorated with inflatables and summer banners. Year 6 even had a special table just for...

Golden Book Assembly

Today is our last day at school for this year and as always we held our Golden Book Assembly. Every member of staff nominates a pupil for this award. We also recognise all those pupils who have had 100% attendance this term and for the whole year! House winners are...

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