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Happy Holidays Everyone!

As the title says - Happy Holidays Everyone! We at Windy Nook Primary School would like to thank everyone in our community - children, parents, grandparents, carers, friends and staff - for their support over the last academic year. We also look forward to your...

A sad but fond farewell!

We had our final whole-school assembly today - it was a celebration but with a hint of sadness to it, as we said a huge thank you and goodbye to Mr Murray and Mrs Broomhall. Mr Murray has been a teacher with us for 3 years now: although, he's been with the school a...

Year 6 Leavers Assembly

What a show our Year 6 children put on this morning! They re-enacted scenes from nursery right through to year 6; they also id a bit of dancing too. The entire assembly was planned and delivered by them all. We will miss them dearly and wish them all the very best of...

House Points Reward!

Here are a few photos of this term's house point winners relaxing and enjoying the sunshine today. Well done to the Emeralds for their efforts this term in winning. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school to...

Mama Mia! Y6 Celebration Lunch at Rosa 12.

Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and to be listened to. Article 15: You have the right to choose your own friends and join or set up groups, as long as it isn't harmful to others. Article 31: You have the right to play and rest Y6 enjoyed a well deserved...

‘Real’ ice cream in our role play ice cream parlour!

We have had a super day today! We used our ice cream role play area to order and eat 'real' ice cream! There were four flavours to choose from, different toppings and chocolate sauce. There was also ice lollies for anyone who didn't want ice cream! Article 28: You...

100% Attendance Awards

On Wednesday, children and staff at Windy Nook gathered in the hall to celebrate those pupils who have achieved 100% attendance. Certificates were presented by Mrs Forrest and Mrs Ferry. These awards were not only for full attenders from this year; some children were...

Summer fun and food activity programme.

Please find below information to be shared with your parents. Summer holiday activities are available across Gateshead thanks to funding that Gateshead Council has secured from the government.The free activities are available to children aged between 5 and 18 with a...

School Sports Assembly

This morning, children in Key Stage 2 were presented with various medals and awards for their contribution in representing the school with year.  Over 200 medals were given out which shows just how many events and athletes we have had.  This has been a fantastic year...

Reception Sports Day

The weather was kind to Reception on Friday morning and we were able to hold our Sports Day.  The children enjoyed taking part in a variety of races including beanbag shuttle, egg and spoon, beanbag on head, relay and running races.  We all tried really hard and never...

Nightingales Go Pond Dipping!

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. Our science topic this term has been all about pond life. Today we went to our school pond to do some pond dipping. We...

Gateshead Sporting Superstars!

What a fantastic night it was at the Dryden Centre for the Annual Gateshead School Sport Awards! It was a celebration of all things sport in Gateshead. Guest speakers included former Commonwealth Games gold winner and Olympian Craig Heap and up and coming European...

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