School News

What’s In Our Soil?

During our science topic this half term we’ve been exploring what’s inside soil. We used 4 samples from different places to compare our findings.

We found so many different things! We found a spider, some pebbles, a couple of red berries, part of a dead plant, a twig and of course lots of soil.  What else do you think we found?

Gold for our football stars!

A huge well done to our football team who won the Gateshead Regional Qualifiers of the Premier League Schools Tournament at the Walker Dome Activity Centre.

The boys played six fantastic games of football, drawing one and winning five to get through as winners of the group. They then went on to win their semi-final 1-0 and then finished 1-0 in the final! So we’re through to the next round. Well done boys!


Cameron’s adventures in Botswana

Cameron’s adventures in Botswana

Cameron Innerdale, a past pupil of St. Mary & St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School is working in a boys school in Botswana voluntarily.

In June Cameron came back to school to talk to the children about his plan. We held an African day to help fund raise for Cameron.

Cameron has sent through his first newsletter explaining what he has been up to so far. Take a look …


Consultation on Admission Arrangements for 2019/20

Consultation on Admission Arrangements for 2019/20

Where changes to admission arrangements are intended, all schools are required to consult before these are determined and published.

The policy for consultation for 2019-20 is available on our website under the within the Policies section or view the policy here

Admission Policy 2019 2020

The consultation will run from Monday 4 December 2017 – Monday 22 January 2018.

A consultation response form is available by request from the school.

The governing body will consider all comments received before they determine the arrangements for 2019-20.