News Blog

The latest from across the school...

Young Enterprise

Mr Williams, a business and ICT teacher from Emmanuel College came in to Y5/6 today to introduce pupils to important aspects of global trade.The aim is that through this programme, pupils will begin to recognise the important part education can play in determining...

Sage Trip

Three of our Year 2/3 pupils were invited to the Sage on Thursday.The lucky three,Reece, Demi and Will had a wonderful time learning how to dance in wellies, play drums and sing African songs.They mixed with children from other Gateshead schools and all agreed that it...

Swimming

On Tuesday mornings, year 4 and year 5 go to Dunston Swimming Baths. To learn how to swim, pupils need to master skills that will help them float, breathe and move around the water. All our children are gaining in confidence and a number of our swimmers have been...

Children in Need

Friday is Children in Need Day. Swalwell School is supporting this charity. Why don't you come dressed as Pudsey Bear; come in wearing spotty clothes; wear yellow; or just wear bear ears? There is a Junior Magpie prize for the best dressed from every class. Remember...

Anti- Bullying Week 16- 20 November

Every November the Anti - Bullying Alliance campaign against bullying. Bullying is unacceptable in schools and communities.This years 'stay safe in cyberspace' campaign focuses on cyberbullying- bullying that takes place via mobile phones and the internet. Any...

Reading with the WI

We are grateful to the ladies of the Womens Institute who often come into Swalwell School to hear our children read.The children get so much pleasure out of reading to a different audience. Thank you ladies for using your spare time to do such a worthwhile...

Swalwell welcomes Birtley East

For the second of the linking schools project workshops Swalwell played host to Birtley East Primary School pupils. A cultural day was organised which included African mask making,drumming and gumboot dancing. Children from both schools enjoyed dining together and had...

COMMUNITY POLICE

The Community Police do a lot of pro-active work around education and safety. We feel it is really important to create links with professionals and our young people , so Year 5/6 welcomed Shaun ,a Community Support Officer, into school today. He talked about his...

Music Workshop

We welcomed four members of Gateshead Music Services into school. Andrew (drums), Julia (piano), Gareth (bass) and Julie (vocals) entertained and educated us with a fabulous music workshop based on the topic of numbers.The children now realise how a conductor standing...

RBL Poppy Day Appeal

We have launched our British Poppy Day Appeal. Children in Year 5 /6 are selling the poppies in school every morning from now until 11th November ,pupils can purchase a poppy for a small donation .Rememberance Day is a day to remember the end of the first world war...

Cycle Training

Children in Year 5/6 have been given the opportunity to take part in a six session on-road cycle training course.The course began today and was administered by trained and qualified instructors from Gateshead Council. The first session on the school yard enabled the...

Shakespeare for Swalwell

We have a strong working relationship with Whickham School and Sports College .Today our Year 6 children were fortunate enough to join other primary schools in the Whickham cluster for an ideal first introduction to live Shakespeare. The Comedy Of Errors has been...

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