999 whats your emergency?

Owls were very lucky to have visitors talk to them about the 999 emergency service.  The visitors explained when we should call them and what information the children need to give the call handler.  As a treat they were allowed to wear their jackets and their headsets...
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999, What’s your emergency?

Nightingales have had 3 visitors in today to help to keep us safe. The visitors were from the North East Ambulance Service and they played interactive games with the children to help them to decide in which situations they might need to dial 999. They also tole the...
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The Little Red Hen

Children in Reception have loved the story about the Little Red Hen who makes her own bread from wheat, she asks for help from the other farm animals but they are all too busy, it was a great topic to talk about helping others and working hard to achieve something. We...
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How did it all start?

Owls have been fascinated in R.E. learning all about how ‘The Beginning’...
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To sort or not to sort that is the question!

In maths this week Owls have been sorting.  They now know that we can sort by anything not just colours....
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This week in our topic lessons of The Great Fire of London the children create a sound scape of the sounds that could be heard during the fire.  The worked fantastic in groups creating some great...
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Unbeaten Start

Last saw the opening competition of the football season for Upper Key Stage 2.  The team took part in the qualifying round against 4 other teams; South Street, St Peters, Bill Quay and Caedmon. As usual, the team demonstrated good support and communication with each...
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Getting ready for spring

The Ladybirds and the Dragonflies children have started to get ready for 2018. Yes, already! Miss Fernley  worked with some green fingered children to plant up a special Spring Garden with daffodils and narcissi. They will look beautiful when they come up next...
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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 98.22%
  • Whole School Attendance 98.22%
  • Ladybirds 98.25%
  • Owls 98.61%
  • Bluebells 93.27%
  • Tulips 100%
  • Oaks 96.98%
  • Dragonflies 98.15%
  • Robins 98.28%
  • Nightingales 99.17%
  • Snowdrops 98.21%
  • Elms 99.17%
  • Beeches 100%

School News

Brilliant Butterfly helps grow the Brain!

As a school, we are developing the way we approach new tasks. We are trying to develop a growth mindset approach towards our leaning. We were introduced to this concept earlier this week. We were asked to draw a butterfly, copying a picture. Then, we were asked to...

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Place Value

This week, the children have been working hard to understand the value of each digit in two and three digit numbers. They have used place value cards, jottings and straws to help aid their understanding. I was very impressed with their persevering attitude! Well...

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Oaks give 100%!

The Oaks have made a fantastic start to the new term. In this second week back, we have really begun to gel as a class – lots of excellent work has been produced, as a result. There is another reason for us to be happy: next week, we’ll get ten...

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Reading is fun!!!

In Nursery this week we have been talking about our stories we love to read at home. The children have been very excited to look through our range of books and have been looking at them with both their friends and the adults in nursery. Our book of the week has been...

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Everybody has a body!

In science Nightingales are finding out about their body and what amazing things go on inside. We drew round 1 person in our group and had to label as many body parts as we could think of. It was a really fun science lesson.

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