Elms morning class homework for 7.6.19

This week’s homework is as follows: Maths p 58 & 59 Angles English p 48 & 49 Commas for extra information Reading p 24 & 25 The Hound of the Baskervilles Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school...

Gateshead Fun Run

This Friday, Year 6 descended on Saltwell Park to join thousands of other school children for the Gateshead Fun Run.  The group put in a fantastic effort to get around the course. People encouraged each other and many got round very quickly! Absolutely everybody did...

Year 5 Cricket

Year 5 enjoyed a full day's cricket yesterday at Gateshead Fell Cricket Club.  Each team played 5 games against other Gateshead schools, all demonstrating excellent batting, bowling and fielding skills.  The level of teamwork and sportsmanship was brilliant.  Well...

Year 2 Multi Skills

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 Year 2 went to a multi skills event held at Gateshead Leisure Centre along with lots of other Gateshead schools. It was...

Art visit in LKS2

To support our learning about light and shade, Lower Key Stage 2 were delighted to welcome an artist into school. Our visitor, Kate, showed us the shading techniques of still-life artist Paul Cezanne. She demonstrated how to use coloured paper to create the fruits,...

Fun with fungus in Robins!

Robins are excited to have received some fungus labs from Grow Wild and can't wait to see who can grow the biggest mushroom out of Nursery, Nightingales and Tulips! We planted some mycelium into some damp straw and have put them next to the radiator in our classroom...

Sharing in Robins

The children in Robins have been learning to share amounts into equal groups. They began by sharing into 2 equal groups and then moved on to sharing into a variety of different sized groups. We used our trusty cookie cereal to count and solved lots of problems with...

PE with the Dragonflies

During PE the children explored bouncing and throwing a ball with control. They worked hard to make sure that the balls bounced so that their partner could catch them. Great skill Dragonflies! Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be...


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 93.75% 93.75%
  • Whole School Attendance without Nursery 96.18% 96.18%
  • Ladybirds 86.00% 86.00%
  • Owls 94.80% 94.80%
  • Bluebells 96.21% 96.21%
  • Tulips 92.59% 92.59%
  • Oaks 95.42% 95.42%

  • Dragonflies 88.50% 88.50%
  • Robins 93.10% 93.10%
  • Nightingales 96.55% 96.55%
  • Snowdrops 95.33% 95.33%
  • Elms 91.54% 91.54%
  • Beeches 98.46% 98.46%

School News

Tulips’ Homework 23.5.19

This week's homework will be the following: Maths CGP Year 4 book p20 and 21 - Estimating and checking English CGP Year 4 book p58 and 59 - Apostrophe practice Homework needs to be in for Thursday 23rd May and checked the following day. Article 28: You have the right...

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SATS Breakfasts. Well done Y6!

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should be encouraged to go to school to the highest level you can. This week has been SATs week and we are all tremendously proud of all of the Y6 pupils, who have shown an excellent attitude towards...

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KS1 Mapping Skills Workshop

Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and to be listened to. Article 13: You have the right to find out things and share what you think with others, by talking, drawing, writing or in any other way unless it harms or offends other people. Article 17: You have...

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PTFA Facebook Page

If you are a Facebook user and interested in seeing past and present events organised by the PTFA, it would be great if you could join our PTFA Facebook page. Just click on the link below! https://www.facebook.com/groups/491914611310225/?ref=share Article 1: Everyone,...

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