Mrs Caffrey, Mrs Watson and Mrs Houston-Stewart

Welcome to Nursery! Our teachers are Mrs Caffrey, Mrs Houston-Stewart and Mrs Watson. We are busy welcoming lots of old and new friends into Nursery and learning about how we play together and follow instructions.

Nursery Autumn Overview


Health Visitor

As part of our topic People Who Help Us, we have been looking at different jobs that grown ups can have. The health visitor came to visit us. She brought her scales so we could weigh the baby, as they do at the clinic or at home, to make sure they are growing...

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Number Day

We have been very excited to take part in 'Dress up for digits' to both improve our maths skills and raise money in support of the NSPCC. We began the day with an assembly to introduce the fun day that we had ahead. We took part in a number dance and a whole school...

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People Who Help Us

Our topic this half term is people who help us. To learn more about the role of the police, the community police officer visited our school to talk to us about their work. We asked lots of questions and learned lots about who and how they help. We also tried on the...

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Achievement Assembly

As part of this morning’s achievement assembly we were blessed with a performance from our resident choir ‘Only Girls Allowed.’ The hall was packed with parents, children and loved ones. After a tour of the local community and Metrocentre, amongst other venues, ‘Only...

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St Aidan’s Choir

On Monday 20th December, the St Aidan's choir took part in a Christmas singing competition at the Metrocentre. They were absolutely fantastic. They looked amazing in their Christmas dresses and their singing was out of this world! Well done girls, you should be very...

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Mrs Pooley’s Retirement

At the end of this term we are saying goodbye to Mrs Pooley. She has been a very important part of St Aidan's for the last 18 years and we give our heartfelt thanks for everything she has done for us all. We hope she has a wonderful retirement but we hope she will...

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St Chad’s Christmas Service

As the year came to an end, we enjoyed a Christmas service at St Chad's, led by Reverend Meg. Children from reception up to year 6 attended and enjoyed listening to the retelling of the Christmas Story, as well as joining in with Christmas songs. Thank you to all of...

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Festive Fun

The children at St. Aidan's have got the Christmas spirit! We have had such a busy time this week! On Monday, the panto came into school to perform the Christmas show 'Dick Whittington' and we all loved it! Even some of the teachers joined in. Tuesday was a very...

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Bowes Railway

We have been to Bowes Railway to visit Santa and to watch a bubbleologist. We really enjoyed watching her tricks and got a lovely present off Santa.  

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  • February 26, 2018Book Week
  • February 26, 2018Year 5 achievement assembly
  • February 28, 2018Year 2 and 3 Cheerleading
  • March 1, 2018World Book Day
  • March 1, 2018Gymnastics
  • March 2, 2018Years 4, 5 and 6 Dance Festival Preparation
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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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