Events and Visits



Exciting Elmer News!

We have just received the exciting news that our mini Elmer sculpture is going to be on display at Saltwell Towers in Saltwell Park alongside 5 other mini Elmers painted by other schools.. You will be able to visit our Elmer, named Zhongshan, from the 21st August. We...

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Sports Week

Sports week has been a very exciting week for nursery we have participated in Tag Rugby, worked on our hula  skills and learnt special moves in Karate. Nursery took part in a mini sports day in the hall and we thoroughly enjoyed all the sports activity that we took...

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Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge 1019

This morning, Chrissy, from Gateshead Central library came in to talk to us about the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge. Visit Gateshead library from this weekend to begin. The challenge is to read 6 books in 6 weeks to receive a medal and the chance to win lots of...

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Disco time

We had great fun at our disco this evening, children and staff were all showing their dance moves. Thank you to everyone who supported our evening. Take a look below: [gallery columns="5"...

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Leading Lights visit London

Our Leading Lights were very fortunate to visit London with Mrs Steele and Mrs Lain. They met in the Rainforest Cafe and spent time with the Leading Lights from St Paulinus Primary School from London talking about their own experiences of leading collective worship...

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Today we had our Pilgrimage day around the island. It was a time for us to reflect on our school journey so far and to think about our hopes for the future as we all move on to new schools. In the prayer garden, we made prayer beads to represent each different aspect...

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Holy Island

What a fabulous start to the week: glorious sunshine and our hoodies finally arrived! We’ve had two great days so far. Last night we went on a long walk around the island as the sun went down and saw the gorgeous coastline as we chatted with new friends. Today, we had...

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  • July 16, 2019End of Year service 9am
  • July 17, 2019Transition Day
  • July 18, 2019Year 6 celebration evening 4:30pm
  • July 19, 2019Merit and attendance assembly 9am
  • July 22, 2019Summer Holidays
  • September 2, 2019First day back for children
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Mrs Lesley Steele: Head Teacher
Mrs Kathryn Miller: School Business Manager

St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School
Derwentwater Road
Gateshead NE8 2HQ
(0191) 477 2690

(Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm)

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