We have just been made aware of a serious health and safety issue with the windows in the Gym. Because of this the Gym and surrounding areas have been closed with immediate effect. As a result it has been necessary for us to close the Rutland Road gate. Year 5 (those NOT going to York)…

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We are very sorry to have to cancel the Year 4 Assembly tomorrow morning. We have just been made aware of a serious health and safety issue with the windows in the Gym. Because of this the Gym and surrounding areas have been closed with immediate effect. The Dining Hall does not have the capacity…

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Dear parent/carer, We have received a number of messages from concerned parents about inconsiderate and dangerous parking by families at school drop-off and pick-up times. Parking on the yellow zig zag lines is dangerous and puts children and families at serious risk. We continue to raise and repeat our serious concerns about the crossings, markings…

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Dear parent/carer, As per our annual calendar, the balance for Dukeswood is due tomorrow (Friday 7th February). As payment was started before we set up our School App, please note this trip can NOT be paid on our school app (SchoolGateway) and can be paid in cash at the school office. The total cost of…

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Thank you very much for your deposit and signed commitment for the Y6 London residential. As you are aware, in signing the consent form, you have committed to paying for the full cost of the visit (even if your child withdraws). For your convenience, we have opened a payment facility for the visit on our…

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This term Year Three pupils have been looking at how animals have been depicted through the ages, from ancient Roman through to the Vikings. Both classes really enjoyed making a clay pinch pot before decorating their design with an animal of their choice.

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If you wish to contact school via email, please note our new school email is: western.office@ntlp.org.uk We no longer have acces to our previous email account ending @northtyneside.gov.uk

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Here’s a sample of the exciting ideas created by our Year Five Pupils. Having looked at the work of Wayne Thiebaud, Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen pupils created a piece of Public Art for Richardson Dees Park. Can you imagine climbing over the ‘Octopus Cake’ or jumping through a giant doughnut?

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