Extra Curricular Activities

Choir in the Community

  Today the school choir visited Fellside Methodist Church Older People’s Lunch Club. They performed a selection of traditional and modern songs with energy and enthusiasm. A big thank you to the children for their commitment and hard work.        ...

Year 6 go to Robinwood

The residential visit to Robinwood is always a highpoint of the Year 6 calendar: and this year was no exception! We had a fantastic time: canoeing, climbing, swinging and generally having fun and getting muddy. Robinwood provides that children (and staff!)  with...

Dance Festival

Parochial children made us proud once again at the Gateshead Dance Festival at the Sage. Our children danced their socks off to their Blues Brothers compilation and were very entertaining – a real crowd pleaser! Not only were the children fab on stage, they were...

Fairtrade Tuckshop

Our popular tuckshop has reopened for the new term. Products are supplied by Traidcraft and are specifically chosen to support our school’s policy on healthy eating. Children in KS1 may purchase one snack on Wednesday morning playtimes and KS2 children may...

Y6 Make £5 Grow and Grow!

Y6 have worked with Virgin Money this term to see if they could take a loan of £5 per person and create a small, successful business with it. Each group developed an idea, researched it and sourced the materials and then wrote a presentation to win over the Virgin...

Carols in the Community

  A big ‘Thank You’ to the twenty-three dedicated children from Y4, Y5 and Y6 who sang carols at the Old People’s Lunch Club at Fellside Methodist Church this week. The children sang beautifully and clearly filled people’s hearts with great joy. The Parochial...

Whickham Light Up

Well done to all those who attended the Whickham Light Up! Mr Armstrong and Mrs Walton were pleased and proud of the number of children from our school who came with their families to represent us at this lovely event. We were especially thrilled with the singing! Our...

Bike It to breakfast!

We enjoyed another popular ‘Bike It Breakfast’ this morning, where parents and children were treated to a free breakfast if they cycled to school. The toaster was struggling to catch up with the demand, although the croissants, fruit and yoghurts were on...

Support our Traidcraft Tuckshop!

Our popular Traidcraft Tuckshop opens for the new term starting on Wednesday 10th September for KS1 and Friday 12th September for KS2. KS1 children may purchase one snack and KS2 children may purchase one snack and one fruit juice drink if they wish.

Year 6 Confirmation

On Saturday 21st June we joined three of our Y6 pupils and their families at Holy Trinity Church in Washington to see them confirmed by Bishop Mark Bryant, the Bishop of Jarrow. It is a very special commitment to make and we were honoured to join them. Molly, Kai and...

Traidcraft Tuckshop

Thank you to everyone who supports our Traidcraft tuckshop which is run by the Y6 School Councillors. The KS1 tuckshop is open during Wednesday morning breaktimes and the KS2 tuckshop is open on Friday morning breaktimes. It is very popular amongst the pupils and...

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