Welcome to Swalwell Primary School
At Swalwell Primary School we work together to promote learning and achieve the highest standards for every child through high expectations and high quality teaching.
We provide an education that is enjoyable, inclusive, stimulating and challenging and which allows individuals to develop their educational potential and skills for life.
The school promotes fundamental British values and is at the heart of the community and provides a safe, secure and respectful environment which enables pupils to develop emotionally, physically, socially, spiritually and academically.
‘EVERY LESSON COUNTS.’
Mrs J Smith: Head Teacher
ATTENDANCE – week ending 20/04/2018
- Reception 97%
- Year 2 94%
- Year 4 92%
- Year 6 98%
- Year 1 97%
- Year 3 91%
- Year 5 93%
- Whole School Last Year 95.3%
Every Lesson Counts...discover what our classes have been learning below
We have been learning the story of The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig which is a twist on the traditional tale. We have not learnt or heard the end of the story so this week we created our own endings. We worked in groups to act out our ending following a...read more
Y5 have been working hard with Mrs Kendrick on music notation and playing the recorder. After only 3 weeks the children are able to count the number of beats in a bar, can identify different note lengths and which note they have to play. They're currently practising...read more
19th January 2018read more
This week as part of our science work we have explored the snow and ice and the changes that winter brings. The children investigated how the hours of day light changes through the seasons and what is really meant by short days and longer nights. [gallery link="file"...read more
Mr O'Sullivan has implemented a new behaviour policy called 'Growing From Green'. This new behaviour policy is based on constant positive reinforcements - with praise and rewards at its core. Children have the chance of moving UP the policy, which results in more...read more
We had a visit from Chris Connaughton who told us the story of 'Iron Hans'. It was a traditional tale from Germany that none of us had ever heard before but we loved listening to it, particularly laughing at some of the events. We are learning to write traditional...read more
The internet can be great fun. You can chat to your friends, play games and learn about new things. But sometimes things happen which can make you upset. People may say mean things which make you feel sad, or you may see something that you don’t like.
If this happens, you must remember it’s not your fault.
TELL AN ADULT YOU TRUST if you are upset or worried about something that has happened to you. They can help you to report it to CEOP.
If you feel in danger phone 999 to speak to the police.
They will make sure you are safe.