Gardening Club

The children in year 4 have had a wonderful afternoon at the allotments helping Suzanne from Environmental Projects in conjunction with The Big Local. They looked around the allotment, helped weed the plots, wash plant pots and even taste some vegetables growing in...

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Welcome to Year 2!

What a fantastic week the children and teachers have had in Year 2! We have been discussing our school rules and created a classroom contract to ensure that we have a safe, happy and supportive learning environment. In English we have been looking at illustrations...

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Welcome to Year 1

Welcome back to Year 1 after the summer holidays! What a positive start to the school year we have had! We have been discussing our class rules and making posters to display in our classroom. We made our rules to keep our friends and teachers safe and to create the...

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Over the past two days children have been planning to play in the house area making Playdough toast. Following on from this nursery made their own snack, using a real toaster we toasted bread and used real knifes for buttering and slicing our toast. It was really...

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Welcome back

It is lovely to have the children back at St Aidan’s after the summer break. Mrs Steele led a welcoming assembly where new children and staff were introduced to the school mission statement and values. The children recalled the three rights which we follow: The right...

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Attendance Assembly

Our final assembly of the year was a celebration of the children who had 100% attendance. Mrs Steele explained that sometimes children may be absent during the year due to illness and this is unlucky for them but as a school we celebrate those children who have been...

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Year 6 end of year celebration

Thank you to everyone who attended the Year 6 end of year celebration. The children looked amazing and really did dress to impress. On entry to the hall the children were given a standing ovation and brought smiles, laughs and tears as they reflected on life at St...

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Arts Award

Earlier in the year our Key stage 2 classes took part in the Juice festival. As a result of this the children have completed their Discover Arts Awards. To achieve this, children discover the arts around them and find out about artists and their work. The children...

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As the school year draws to a close, we would like to wish Miss Gillespie, Mrs Lee and Mr Exley all the best in the future as they go on to pastures new. Miss Gillespie will be travelling the world which will be a very exciting adventure. We hope she will send us...

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  • September 24, 2018Year 5 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • September 26, 2018Years 2 and 3 Street Dance 3:30pm - 4:30pm
  • September 28, 2018Macmillan Coffee Morning
  • September 28, 2018Years 4, 5 and 6 Street Dance 3:30 - 4:30pm
  • October 1, 2018Year 2 Achievement Assembly 9am
  • October 2, 2018Harvest Festival 9am
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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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