Exciting Events

Happy Harvest Festival!

October 18th, 2017 |  L Clark

  A HUGE thank you to all who donated to our Harvest Festival. The donations are going to The People's Kitchen to help those in need in Newcastle. It was great to see lots of parents and carers at this cel...

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Jack and the Beanstalk

October 6th, 2017 |  L Clark

The whole school was treated to an amazing morning of fun with a Jack and the Beanstalk Panto! There was lots of laughter, songs and dancing from the cast and some of the teachers even got to join in!...

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Year 6 Leavers' Assembly

July 21st, 2017 |  L Clark

Year 6 performed a fantastic Leavers' Assembly in front of a packed hall. Many parents and carers came to say farewell to them and enjoyed a brilliant "Lights, cameras, Action!" play acted out by the whole class. Good...

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Climbing to success!

July 18th, 2017 |  L Clark

  All our children at Ivy Road Primary School are very excited this week. We have had 2 traversing walls installed - one with a jungle theme and one with the river Tyne with bridges and landmarks. The children he...

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Marvellous Maths Morning

May 26th, 2017 |  L Clark

We had a great turn out on a gloriously sunny day for our Marvellous Maths Morning on Thursday! Lots of parents and carers joined the children from all classes to take part in the many maths challenges and activities se...

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World Book Day

March 7th, 2017 |  L Clark

Mel from Asda Benton often visits our school and on World book day she came to see year 1! The class had great fun with her. First she read them a Peppa Pig story and then she helped them make some Peppa Pig ears! The...

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Cat and Dog Shelter News

March 1st, 2017 |  L Clark

We had some special visitors in school today from the Newcastle Cat and Dog Shelter in Benton. Two staff and a very well behaved dog came to collect all the donations brought into school. Thank you to everyone who donate...

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Terrific Talk 4 Writing Morning

February 27th, 2017 |  L Clark

Talk 4 Writing was developed by Pie Corbett to allow children to speak the language of non-fiction writing before writing it down. Ivy Road children from Nursery to Year 6 use this method to improve their writing. We  h...

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Crafty Christmas!

December 16th, 2016 |  L Clark

Thursday morning was full of sparkle, glitter, fake snow, icing sugar, marshmallows, biscuits and fun!!! Many parents and carers came to join in the festive fun at school enjoying making things with the children. Fe...

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Magical Christmas Box

December 13th, 2016 |  L Clark

  Well done to Years 3, 4 and 5 with their performance of the Magic Christmas Box. Many parents and carers came to watch and listen to the magical story and cheerful songs. The children put on an excellent sho...

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Hosanna Rocks for Years 1 and 2

December 13th, 2016 |  L Clark

Parents and carers were treated to a fabulous Christmas show form Year 1 and Year 2. All the children were amazing! They remembered all their lines and danced as well as sang to all the upbeat songs. Well done everyone w...

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Christmas Counts in Early Years!

December 13th, 2016 |  L Clark

There was an amazing turnout from parents and carers for the Early Years' Christmas show. The children did an fantastic job of remembering their lines and all the songs. The teachers are very proud! Wishing everyon...

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Early Years' Grand Opening

November 11th, 2016 |  L Clark

Wow! What a wonderful morning in the Early Years Unit today. The ribbon was cut by Kehri Ellis from the North Tyneside Learning Trust. She was joined by representatives from North Tyneside council and the Early Years e...

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Happy Halloween

October 31st, 2016 |  L Clark

Great to see lots of creatively carved pumpkins today. Happy Halloween!...

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Fabulous Phonics & Super Spelling Morning

October 20th, 2016 |  L Clark

Many parents and carers joined in with the fun in school on our Fabulous Phonics & Super Spelling Morning. They spent time in the classrooms seeing how the children learn in a fun way. There were many po...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 2016

September 30th, 2016 |  L Clark

  A HUGE THANK YOU to all children, parents, carers, staff, governors and friends who came along to our annual Macmillan Coffee morning. The sale of cakes, cookies, drinks and the raffle raised a massive £338...

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Pool Party!

July 8th, 2016 |  L Clark

It was lovely sunny weather for the Nursery Pool Party! Everyone had a great time getting wet on the water slide, paddling pool and ball pool. The whole place looked fabulous as it was decorated with bunting and there we...

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Fair Tale Morning - Friday 1 July!

June 28th, 2016 |  L Clark

  The whole school got into the Fairytale spirit! Staff and children dressed up in fancy dress to take part in a variety of Fairytale based activities. There was beanstalk building, potion making and gingerbread ...

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Kingswood 2016

June 16th, 2016 |  L Clark

29 pupils from years 4, 5 and 6 enjoyed 2 nights away at Kingswood near Hexham. They took part in many exciting activities including abseiling. Watch this space for a Year 6 report on their fantastic trip!...

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The Queen's 90th Birthday Celebrations!

June 10th, 2016 |  L Clark

It was a beautiful sunny day on Thursday 9 June and the whole school enjoyed lunch outside to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday. The school yard was decorated with red, white and blue ribbons, balloons, bunting ...

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Talent Show 2016

May 28th, 2016 |  L Clark

Acts form Reception to Year 6 took part in these year's Ivy Road's got Talent. They ranged from singing, dancing, hoola hooping, general knowledge, gymnastics and Kung Foo! All the school and many parents and carers came...

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Healthy Fun Day

May 27th, 2016 |  L Clark

  The whole school enjoyed a Healthy Fun day on Friday 27 May. There were lots of sporty activities, craft sessions and healthy eating recipes for the children to get their teeth into! Lots of parents and carers ...

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Dance Festival 2016

April 22nd, 2016 |  L Clark

Pupils in Years 4 and 5 took part in the North Tyneside Dance Festival at the Whitley Bay Playhouse. On the night the children performed at dance around the film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Here are some pictur...

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Lego Spelling Challenge

April 15th, 2016 |  L Clark

Our whole school Lego Spelling challenge is well under way! Each child from Nursery to Year 6 have their very own Lego shaped marker with their name on to show the progress they have made. They also have Lego passport w...

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World Book Day 2016

March 14th, 2016 |  L Clark

World Book Day was loads of fun at Ivy Road! Children dressed up as their favourite book characters. They spent the morning designing a new book token and everyone's efforts were entered into a Nationwide competition. Fi...

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Art & DT Day

February 9th, 2016 |  L Clark

  On Friday 5 February we had an Art and DT day. Each year group carried out Art and Design Technology activities linked to their current topic. Reception and Year 1 worked with Chris Howlett, a local artist, making ...

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Eagles Basketball Tournament

February 7th, 2016 |  L Clark

During this half term, the children in Year 5 received basketball coaching from the Eagles Community Group in preparation for the North Tyneside Tournament. They all played extremely well in both the tournament and the t...

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Lego League Team

February 2nd, 2016 |  L Clark

Year 6 took part in the Lego League Competition at Marden High School last week....more information to follow!...

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PDSA - Visit to School

January 29th, 2016 |  L Clark

    A vet from the PDSA came into school this week to teach the children all about looking after pets in special assemblies throughout the day. She told the children lots of stories about how pets suffer wh...

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Christmas Fair

December 7th, 2015 |  L Clark

 Our Christmas Fair raised a cracking £502.23!   A massive THANK YOU to parents and carers who donated to our school fundraising event and to local businesses including: North Chocolates S...

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Children in Need

November 16th, 2015 |  L Clark

We made a whopping... £239.75 for Children in Need! Thank you to all parents, carers and children who donated to this very worthy cause!  ...

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Halloween Party 2015

October 22nd, 2015 |  L Clark

The whole schoooool enjoyed a Halloween party organised by the Friends of Ivy Road! All the pumpkins which the brought into schooooool were on display. They dressed up in spooooooooky costumes to dance and play games. Th...

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Hurray for Harvest!

October 20th, 2015 |  L Clark

Thank you for all the donations to our Harvest Festival. All the items donated were sent to the People's Kitchen in Newcastle. Please click on the link below for more information on this very worthy cause. The People'...

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Super STEM Day!

October 12th, 2015 |  L Clark

On Friday 9th October, the whole school enjoyed an exciting day of STEM related activities.  Dove Marine Laboratory (who are based down on the beach in Cullercoats) brought in tanks of marine animals.  The children had...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

September 25th, 2015 |  L Clark

  Our Macmillan Coffee Morning was a great success. We raised a whopping £294.33 for this fantastic cause. A big thank you to all the parents and cares who donated cakes and prizes for the raffle and to those...

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Summer Fair

July 16th, 2015 |  L Clark

A massive THANK YOU to all those who contributed to, attended and helped out at our Summer Fair. We raised at FANTASTIC £773 to go into the school fund. This money is used to buy treats and exciting things for the c...

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Pool Party!!!

July 10th, 2015 |  L Clark

  Just a few photos of our Nursery Pool Party! Watch out for more!...

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Outdoor Learning

July 7th, 2015 |  L Clark

Our Caretaker, Kevin has been very busy. He has recyled a giant rope bobbin which was donated by Brydon's Ropeworks of Howdon. It now has pride of place in our outdoor classroom as a table! All children will be able to u...

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Mad Hatter's Tea Party

July 3rd, 2015 |  L Clark

What a fabulous sunny day for our Mad Hatter's Tea Party! Lots and lots of parents and carers came to join in our fun! There were arts and crafts, making teacups and caterpillars with food, fun and games in the playgrou...

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PDSA Workshop

May 12th, 2015 |  L Clark

" For pets in need of Vets." A Vet from the PDSA came into school to teach all the children about the work that they do. The children were show how to care for a variety of animals including dogs, cats, rabbits and guine...

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Children in Need & World Diabetes Day

November 17th, 2014 |  L Clark

The GRAND TOTAL raised: £210-70 which will be split equally between these 2 great causes. On Friday 14 November for Children in Need day and World Diabetes Day the school had a fundraising day. The day was a grea...

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Halloween Party!

November 4th, 2014 |  L Clark

The children enjoyed a fantastic Halloween Party which was organised by the Friends of Ivy Road group. There were hot dogs and drinks which were kindly donated by Asda in Benton and a terrifying tuck shop selling spooky ...

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Harvest Festival

October 22nd, 2014 |  L Clark

Our Harvest Festival was very well attended. Parents and carers came to see all year groups perform songs and poems. Thank you for all you donations - The People's Kitchen in Newcastle have sent a lovely letter thanki...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 2014

September 26th, 2014 |  L Clark

Click on link to find out more. Macmillan Coffee Morning 2014...

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Science Day September 2014

September 19th, 2014 |  L Clark

Click on link to find out more. Science Day 2014...

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Newcastle Eagles Prize Winner

July 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

Ivy Road Prize Winners...

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Reading Reward!

June 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

Click on link to find out more. Reading Recovery Winner 2014...

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Story Chair - are you sitting comfortably?

May 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

Click on link below to find out more. Story Chair Project...

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Pyjama Party

March 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

Click on link to find out more. Pyjama Party...

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Hidden Communities

February 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

Please click on link below to find out more. Hidden Communities...

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Christmas Plays 2013

December 15th, 2013 |  L Clark

Christmas Plays...

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