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
Attendance Last Week
- Whole School Attendance 97.47%
- Whole School Attendance 96.46%
- Ladybirds 96.19%
- Owls 98.62%
- Bluebells 98.26%
- Tulips 94.52%
- Oaks 100.00%
- Dragonflies 96.67%
- Robins 97.04%
- Nightingales 95.33%
- Snowdrops 98.57%
- Elms 98.89%
- Beeches 98.33%
Today Year 6 received some exciting news today, as Joanne from Virgin Money came in to launch the ‘Make £5 Grow Scheme’. Basically they have been given a small amount of money to invest in an opportunity or their choosing – hopefully they’ll...read more
This week in Maths the Robins have been learning about capacity. We have been estimating and measuring using cups and millilitres. We had lots of fun with the water....read more
The Snowdrops’ had lots of fun this week becoming super sleuths, by using their fabulous maths skills to solve the clues, break the codes and eliminate suspects. Working collaboratively, they measured, converted units, used their knowledge of 2D an 3D shape...read more
Nursery children say – We like spiders, we like worms. They don’t sting and they don’t spread germs. Worms have no legs, spiders have eight. We think spiders and worms are great. These are just...read more
We would like to say a huge thank you to Helen McDonald who works for the National Trust as Head Ranger at Gibside. I contacted Helen as I had spotted some fantastic logs being chopped down at Gibside and I thought to myself how much the children would enjoy them in...read more
Tulips have been working hard over the past few weeks looking at Pop Art and how it can be recreated. They have focused on Roy Lichtenstein and are currently working on a project using photographs of themselves. They’ve traced their features and are in the...read more
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