Welcome to Windy Nook
The principle purpose of Windy Nook Primary School is to provide high quality education to enable pupils to achieve success. This website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents/carers and pupils and we hope that you find what you are looking for.
We hope that our website reflects our endeavour to create an atmosphere of mutual consideration and respect regardless of age, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, social or home background and family circumstances. It is a celebration of all of the fabulous work and activities that our children participate in. Please feel free to leave a comment or contact the school direct with any queries you may have.
Thank you and enjoy your visit.
Lucie Forrest – Head Teacher
- Whole School Attendance 96.98%
- Whole School Attendance without Nursery 96.56%
- Ladybirds 91.05%
- Owls 96.67%
- Bluebells 98.57%
- Tulips 93.75%
- Oaks 100.00%
- Dragonflies 97.22%
- Robins 96.43%
- Nightingales 97.93%
- Snowdrops 98.57%
- Elms 98.62%
- Beeches 96.07%
This week the Ladybirds have been learning about growing and as part of this topic they learned the song and actions for 'Digging the Garden'. They learnt how a video can be recorded using the class camera and watched the video back on the computer. I hope you can...read more
The children in nursery had lots of fun exploring different shapes with their parent/carer this week. We investigated lots of messy, sensory activities and created shapes using different media. It was so much fun and very MESSY!!!!! ...read more
Linking topic with maths, the Oaks spent time doing scale drawings of the planets of our solar system. With a scale of 1 centimetre:1 metre, the children initially drew planets in their books; however, this was not possible for Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune -...read more
Twelve children (2 teams of 6) from years 5 and 6 took part in a Gateshead hockey tournament. Through the bitterly cold wind, the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves against Oakfield and South Street. The two teams finished second and first, the second placed...read more
Ofsted is inspecting your school, and would like to hear your views. You can do this by completing an online pupil questionnaire at the following link: https://ofsted.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/Pupil/10042283 Your views are really important to us, and will help inspectors...read more
This week in our topic lesson we have compared the sizes of our Solar System's planets. We used a pair of compasses to draw the inner planets; however, we encountered a problem with the gas giants (outer planets) - they were too big. We decided to improvise and use...read more
CEOP - KEEPING SAFE
When should I report to CEOP?
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