Extension to School Opening from 13th July

As stated in the letter about extension of opening of Newsham Primary School from Mrs Armstrong on 22nd May, we are aiming to invite Y1, Reception and Y6 children into school again for the week beginning 13th July. This will depend on how safely we continue to manage increased numbers of Y1, Reception and Y6… More

Home Learning

Home learning advice is available now for the week beginning 8.6.20. Please follow the link and select the your child’s class.

Booking Forms for Week Beginning 15th June

As stated in the letter about extension of opening of Newsham Primary School from Mrs Armstrong 22.5.20, we are aiming to invite Y1 and Reception children into school for the week beginning 15th June. This will depend on how safely we can manage increased numbers of Y1 children in school next week but we are trying… More

Parent Survey Results

The results of the parent survey that helped inform school arrangements can be viewed here.

E Safety Update

We have received an update about E Safety from Ian Drummond who is Detective Sergeant from Special Branch-Prevent. Parents and carers may find it useful but please also remember the school’s  E Safety training and information pages, and the excellent online magazine we subscribe to called ‘Parent Info‘.

22.05.2020 – Letter from Headteacher

22.05.2020 Important Update About Extension of Opening of Newsham Primary School. Please follow the link to view.

Extension of School Opening Consultation

I hope this film makes all our staff, parents and carers feel reconnected to Newsham Primary and more informed about recent developments in school. Whilst I’m really not fond of being filmed, I thought it was far more important to provide you all with an insight into my latest thoughts and considerations. Please complete and… More

School Update

Dear Parents and Carers, I know I posted a long message to you all on Monday morning but I just wanted to reach out to you again as Headteacher at Newsham. I haven’t got all the answers to the questions you must have at the moment but I know you won’t expect that yet. Some… More


Dear Parents and Carers, I’m sure after the Prime Minister’s statement last night, you will have lots of questions about our school reopening. I have lots of questions that need clarification too. Until I receive more details, today for us in school, there is no change to the guidance.  We will provide care for the… More

Robinwood Update – Y5 Parents / Carers

We are understandably receiving a lot of questions about our planned trip to Robinwood in July this year. Pupils who have the opportunity to go rate this experience as one of the absolute highlights in their school experience. We are in regular contact with the centre, and intend to keep you updated as much as… More