I Spy Dinosaur Eyes!

Well! Robins have been working so hard this afternoon to recreate the fantastic dinosaur eyes that they designed earlier this week. They each moulded a small lump of clay into the most outstanding pieces of realistic dinosaur artwork. They paid special attention to...

Worm Charming!

As part of our activities linked to environment week in school, Miss Clough delivered a very interesting 'worm charming' session for us outdoors! We learned that worms do not like mustard and watched as Miss Clough poured a mustard solution onto the soil.  We waited...

Scooter Training!

Reception have been very lucky once again, as Jane, who delivered our bike riding sessions, kindly came back into school to offer scooter training to our children! We weren't as lucky with the weather but we did manage to go out in between the rain to learn how to...

Windy Nook Newts!

Well! What a fantastic night gardening have had! Rob from St Alban's brought us some tiny little newts for our pond and the children in gardening club had the pleasure of releasing them. He told us all about how to identify their type and gender and what stages they...

Environment Week fun in KS1!

Today, KS1 have had a fantastic time taking part in some activities as part of their learning for Environment Week. We were lucky enough to have a visit from Willmott Dixon who led us all though a spaghetti tower building workshop. The children had an excellent time...

Change of holiday date (Friday 8th May 2020)

The date of the May bank holiday for next year has been changed.  Instead of Monday 4th May it will be Friday 8th May 2020 for the 75th anniversary of VE day. Please click on the document below for a full list of upcoming term times and holidays. HOLIDAY DATES...


Please find attached a copy of the letter which went out on Friday regarding new arrangements for school uniform. Uniform Logos unlimitedTeam valley_ Uniform letter re supplier LOGOS UNLIMITED SCHOOLWEAR HOW TO ORDER ONLINE 24/7 www.logos-unlimited.co.uk PHONE 0191...

Last day at Ford Castle!

Here are the final photos from our last day at Ford Castle - apologies for them being late. Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well.


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 95.80% 95.80%
  • Whole School Attendance without Nursery 96.19% 96.19%
  • Ladybirds 92.50% 92.50%
  • Owls 95.20% 95.20%
  • Bluebells 99.31% 99.31%
  • Tulips 97.41% 97.41%
  • Oaks 100% 100%
  • Dragonflies 96.00% 96.00%
  • Robins 95.17% 95.17%
  • Nightingales 98.62% 98.62%
  • Snowdrops 96.33% 96.33%
  • Elms 98.46% 98.46%
  • Beeches 85.77% 85.77%

School News

A Right Royal Chocolate Cake!

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 28: You have...

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Nightingales next step…

Article 28: You have the right to a good education. Nightingales next steps in our art/DT unit is to start printing with the shades of brown we mixed last week. We used rectangle sponges to make stone shaped prints on our castle sheets. It was a bit messy but good...

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