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...

‘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...

Welcome

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 94.48% 94.48%
  • Whole School Attendance without Nursery 95.97% 95.97%
  • Ladybirds 87.50% 87.50%
  • Owls 98.08% 98.08%
  • Bluebells 94.67% 94.67%
  • Tulips 96.30% 96.30%
  • Oaks 99.17% 99.17%
  • Dragonflies 92.00% 92.00%
  • Robins 95.17% 95.17%
  • Nightingales 95.17% 95.17%
  • Snowdrops 99.67% 99.67%
  • Elms 92.96% 92.96%
  • Beeches 93.08% 93.08%

School News

Super Science in the Bluebells!

This week in the Bluebells we were very lucky to have a physiotherapist come in and talk about our topic on ‘Dem Bones’. We looked closely at a model of the spine and discussed how important it is to sit properly in lessons at school, in order to prevent back injury....

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I love you day in Ladybirds

Today was very busy in the Ladybirds' classroom. Some of our special people were invited to get crafty with us in ourclassrooms. We decorated biscuits, painted portraits, planted flower bulbs, made necklaces and bracelets and had a fabulous sing song. We ended with a...

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Books can be read anywhere…

...any table, any chair..... which is what we found out in our extreme reading challenge in Key Stage 2. Well done Key Stage 2 you came up with some very inventive ways to read a book. A huge thank you to all the parents who came along to our book fair last week, it...

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World Book Day in Elms

We had lots of fun on World Book Day in Elms! First, we brought our favourite book to school and wrote a book review to persuade others to read it. These will be displayed in our re-vamped book area. We also created bunting for our reading corner and made bookmarks....

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