I would like to take this opportunity to welcome everyone back to school – to what will hopefully be a much more normal year! A special welcome to our new pupils and parents who have joined us in Reception Class and Nursery too. I will continue our policy of sending out newsletters every other Friday to update you with happenings here in school. The newsletters will go out via our app, so please make sure you have it downloaded and working – it’s invaluable for keeping you updated. If you are struggling with getting the app to work, please give us a ring at school and we will be able to assist.
All staff, governors and pupils would like to wish a warm welcome to Cleves Cross to our new starters this year – both to school and nursery!
Nursery Class – welcome to Harper, Finlay, Arya, Eliza, Junior, Quinn, Miles, Florence, Xavier, Sarah, Destiny-Mae, Halle, Miley and Andrew.
Reception Class – welcome to Isaac, Skyla, Quinn, Alexis, Maddie, Eliza, Odin, Cruz, Aniyah, Louis, Destiny Elizabeth, Osheanna, Harper, Niya, Charlotte, Ava, Ava, Taylor, Merjaliine, Daisy, Oscar, Grayson, Martha, Noah, Dolly, Joel, Samson, Jack, Evie and Grace.
We would also like to welcome Miss Parkin who is our Y2 teacher and Miss Hughes who is working as a teaching assistant in Key Stage 1. A warm welcome too to Mrs Forsyth who joins the Year 4 teaching team
We are delighted to welcome them all to Cleves Cross. We hope that they all enjoy their time here and we look forward to them being part of our great team.
Please check out our recent gallery:
Y4 have arrived at Arbeia! We are really excited to learn more about the Romans!
Year 1 enjoyed our PE lesson outside on the field understanding the difference between running and jogging. We also checked how fast our hearts were beating afterwards and talked about why they did this.
Go Well Heart Project
The Go Well HEART project is up and running with schools selecting their pupils for our Secret Mission! Thank you to AAP funding partners Great Aycliffe and Middridge Partnership, Spennymoor, Bishop Auckland and Shildon and East Durham Rural Corridor, plus County Durham Sport.
Fantastic effort Year 4! You all did amazing in your first swimming session!
Year 5 have started their space topic today. They enjoyed dressing up and even tried some space food.