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 22/06/2017
- Reception 98%
- Year 2 98%
- Year 4 94%
- Year 6 91%
- Year 1 92%
- Year 3 90%
- Year 5 95%
- Whole School Last Year 95.3%
Every Lesson Counts...discover what our classes have been learning below
On Wednesday the 7th June, Year 6 went to a transition session at Whickham Comprehensive. We had a teacher called Mrs Gowland and we took part in an English lesson. In that lesson we were describing and drawing ourselves so she could get to know us better. There was a...read more
On 6th June, Year 6 travelled to the BBc studios to have a tour around the building; we were so enthusiastic to find out where some well-known television programmes were filmed such as: Hetty Feather, Diddy Dick and Dom, Wolfblood, The Dumping Ground and the local...read more
On the 8th June, Year 6 had their own mini-election. They were...read more
How can we get water from the Nile? This is the question we have been answering in topic this week. It all started by learning what the Ancient Egyptians used the Nile for and where it runs. We then investigated shadufs and in groups made working models outside (this...read more
26th May 17read more
Nursery were very excited this morning to find that one of our cocoons has become a butterfly - just in time before the end of term! We have put some fruit and sugar water in to the net for the butterfly to eat. We will be keeping a close eye on the other cocoons this...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.