Happy, Healthy, Inclusive School Award

Happy, Healthy, Inclusive School Award

We were thrilled to receive the Happy, Healthy, Inclusive Schools Award from Don Sweeney recently – we are told that we’re only the second school in the country to achieve this.  We have to demonstrate that we had met a range of criteria covering healthy...
Year 5 and 6 Transition Awards

Year 5 and 6 Transition Awards

Every year, Whickham School and Sports College told a transition awards ceremony for the local primary schools. Year 5 and 6 pupils are nominated by their teachers for awards which match the olympic values: respect, excellence, friendship, equality, determination,...
Year 5 Explore Planet Earth

Year 5 Explore Planet Earth

In their literacy work, Year Five have been exploring how to write a documentary. We have looked at the narration of the wonderful Sir David Attenborough as inspiration, and thought about how he uses varied sentence types to maintain an engaging pace. The children...
Musical Assembly – Wednesday 26th June

Musical Assembly – Wednesday 26th June

  Our musical assembly was held on Wednesday 26th June –  an opportunity for our talented whole-class musicians to demonstrate their skills that they have attained across the year.  Mr Lee, our inimitable violin teacher, was present to direct the...
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