Year 5Mr Dunnigan and Mrs Watson
Welcome back to another fantastic year here in St. Aidan’s. We are currently preparing to undertake an action packed initial half-term filled with excitement in Year 5. In the coming weeks we will be paying a visit to Robin Wood and even have a chance to catch up with our Italian counterparts – yes, that’s correct, Italy will be paying us a visit. Please keep your eyes peeled for any new blog posts on our lessons and days at school. Any important information will be displayed on our class ‘whilst you were away…’ display. For any further information please contact a member of staff.
We were honoured this morning to receive a visit from Bishop Paul of Durham and Paul Rickeard, Diocese and Director of Education for Newcastle and Durham. They met the Leading Lights and discussed the projects and assemblies they have been involved in. Following...read more
This morning the Leading Lights led our celebration assembly about Advent. During the assembly they explained Advent is a time for hope and expectation, it is a time for waiting. Each week in the run up to Christmas a candle is lit. The first candle is the candle of...read more
This afternoon our school councillors had lots of fun decorating our christmas tree in the Entrance Hall. We decorated our tree with lots of colourful and beautiful decorations that we have received from schools all around Europe during our European Christmas Tree...read more
Last week Miss Sutcliffe visited the Houses of Parliament in London to collect a very special award! Thanks to the hard work of children, teachers and parents at St Aidan's, we were reaccredited with the British Council's International School Award for...read more
Our Italian friends have been calling Year 5 in school recently. Indeed, we had an opportunity to share a short video call and discuss what each class had been learning. Fortunately, we also had a chance to mention our fundraising event starting over the Christmas...read more