Contact with school during Easter Holidays

By James Ashard | March 26, 2021

26th March 2021 Dear parents and carers With the current rates of COVID-19 in North Tyneside, we are asking parents to let the school know if their child tests positive for COVID-19 during the Easter break. Please note the following: Where a pupil or staff member tests positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), having developed symptoms more…

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Test and Trace Support Payment

By James Ashard | March 26, 2021
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Wellbeing Award Parent/Carer Survey

By James Ashard | March 24, 2021

Dear families, As you know, Western is currently working to achieve a wellbeing award. Your views are important in helping us understand what we are doing well and how we can do even better. Please follow the link below to complete the survey. Thank you! Evaluation submissions are valid between: 23/03/2021 – 26/03/2021. Or copy…

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Lateral Flow Tests Information

By James Ashard | March 22, 2021

Dear families, Lateral flow device testing (LFD/LFT) is a fast and simple way to test people who do not have symptoms of coronavirus, but who may still be spreading the virus. Kindest, North Tyneside Council

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Western Wellbeing Award

By James Ashard | March 19, 2021

Friday 19th March 2021 Dear parent/carer, We are writing to you with good news that we are relaunching the Wellbeing Award in Schools. I feel privileged to take this opportunity to continue the good work started by the team last year. You may remember back in October 2020, we sent out an online survey to…

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Wallsend Children’s Community Parent/Carer Survey

By James Ashard | March 19, 2021

Dear families, This short survey, which should take no more than 10 minutes to complete, is a follow up of the recent Wallsend Pupil Survey and aims to understand the experiences of parents and carers in Wallsend during the pandemic. Insights from this survey will be shared with local schools and organisations for the purpose…

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FoW Easter Quiz

By James Ashard | March 19, 2021

Dear All The Friends of Western have prepared a fun quiz for children and families to do over the Easter holidays. All the answers can be found out and about in Wallsend! Quizzes are available from class teachers for a suggested donation of £1. Please can children bring their quiz money in a sealed envelope…

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Red Nose Day for Comic Relief 2021

By James Ashard | March 17, 2021

Dear parents/carers As you will know, this Friday is Red Nose Day. As a school we have already raised money for Children in Need this academic year, and in line with our poverty proofing focus, we will not be asking families to donate money. However, we will still be acknowledging the day in school and…

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New Assessment Tracking System / Update to Pupil Privacy Notice

By James Ashard | March 12, 2021

At Western we currently use a system called Target Tracker to track children’s progress and record their assessment data. From April 2021 we will be switching to a new provider called “Insight”. Kindest, Western Community Primary School

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Pick up and drop off reminder

By James Ashard | March 10, 2021

Please can we remind parents and carers to only come onto school grounds when it is the scheduled time to either drop off or collect your child. You may arrive at the start time of your youngest child if dropping off more than one child. When collecting siblings we request you collect at the time of…

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