Celebrating a 100 years of WWI ending

To celebrate the 100th year anniversary of WWI ending the whole school came together to remember. Each child was asked to bring in a plastic pop bottle so the base could be cut off and decorated with red paint to create a poppy. The whole school from nursery to year 6...

Making shapes!

As part of our PE lesson this week, we learned how to make different shapes with our bodies.  We practised making straight, stretchy shapes, star shapes and tuck shapes.  We made these shapes in a standing position and lying on our front, back and sides! All of the...

Experimenting with Mobius strips

In their RE lesson this week, the Beeches discussed the idea of God as a mystery and how it can be difficult to understand the idea of God as a Trinity - the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. The children created and experimented with Mobius strips to help them understand...

Mrs Broomhall’s Morning Class Homework 15.11.18

This week our homework is as follows. Y5 English-p.96 Homophones Maths-p.24 Factors Y6 English-p.94 Homophones Maths-p.60 Angles Comprehension-p.8 King Arthur (historical writing) This week's spellings all have silent letters and will be tested next...


The PTFA would like to set up a school lottery. This lottery would raise funds which would enrich the education of our children. This lottery would work in the same way as the national lottery where tickets would cost £1 per week.
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Would You Like A School Lottery?
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Welcome to Windy Nook

school entranceThe 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 96.07%
  • Whole School Attendance without Nursery 94.79%
  • Ladybirds 96.32%
  • Owls 97.50%
  • Bluebells 96.43%
  • Tulips 95.00%
  • Oaks 99.17%

  • Dragonflies 97.37%
  • Robins 97.04%
  • Nightingales 82.76%
  • Snowdrops 99.00%
  • Elms 100.00%
  • Beeches 98.85%

School News

Nursery and Reception dance sensation!

It was School Games Day. All the pupils in Nursery and Reception classes surprised the procession of African countries by dancing themselves happy to The Lion Sleeps Tonight. They displayed all the moves they had been learning throughout the year in Squiggle While You...

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Gateshead Stadium Athletics

On Friday a group of Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 children competed at the Gateshead Stadium athletics. After a wet start we were happy when the sun came out. Lots of the children got to the semi-finals and then a few completed in the finals. We came home with some bronze,...

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Maths Trail

A fantastic afternoon was had by all last Friday. KS2 took their learning outside and celebrated International No Classroom Day by inviting loved ones to take part in a maths trail. Many thanks to everyone who supported this family...

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