WELL DONE to all our 'music makers' at Eastlea. We were very proud to be nominated as Music Mark School for 2020-2021.
Our new Year 5 Brainwaves were very pleased to get their school council badges following a 'virtual' election!
Well done to the Year 6's too! I think we have a very good team this year.
Well done to our SILLY SQUAD summer holiday library reading challenge participants - they enjoyed a 'picnic' in their class bubble today.
Our Oscars themed end of Year 6 'socially distant' Leavers' celebration event was very well received! There are more photos in the gallery.
Thanks to everyone who helped to create our VE Day display...there are some gallery photos too!
Well done to all of our spitfire making winners - hope you all enjoyed the cream tea or cake!
Hula hooping was enjoyed by every year group on our Sport Relief Day...
Part of our Sport Relief Day involved planting trees near the local playing fields.
Councillors Christine and Norman Dunbar were on hand to help the children an rewarded them with medals and bubbles at the end of the day!
We also enjoyed a cricket taster session for Y1/Y2/Y3...
...and football led by Mr Rhodes!
Well done to our KS2 singers who took part in a vocal workshop for the Nor Fest Music festival at the weekend.
We loved our 'cosy' World Book Day - with a book at bedtime theme!
Our Year 6 hockey team played well at the school games tournament!
Year 5 and Year 6 went on a new visit to explore Newcastle - the quayside and the Laing art gallery.
Well done to Year 3 - they had a fantastic morning at their Hula Hooping festival.
The children loved our Rocksteady music assembly!
Year 2 came back with big smiles from their visit to the castle at Newcastle as part of their class topic work!
We had a red/pink theme for our Valentine's Golden Day on 14th February...
...we all tried lots of activities, including some Year 6 cake baking!
Our first fish have now been added to the Year 2 tank - we got them from Dobbies garden centre.
We celebrated the Chinese New Year in style - with class based activities and a super lunch! See the gallery for more pictures.
We were pleased to support Cramlington's 'Denim for Dementia' day...coordinated by the Town Mayor, Loraine de Simone.
Loraine came to talk to the children earlier in the week to explain how important the funds would be to the Alzheimer's Society.
We were delighted to welcome The Duchess of Northumberland to raise our new school flag!
'Lisa's Littl'uns' radio presenter visited Eastlea and spoke to our very own 'radio stars'!!
We had great fun at the Christmas Golden Day - see all the pictures in the gallery!
The Early Years parent Christmas craft workshop was very well supported - thank you!
Santa was a special visitor at the Early Years and KS1 Christmas parties!
We all enjoyed the party food!
The Christmas dinner was very tasty!
Our KS2 Singing Club sang carols for the residents at Hartford Court - well done!
We all visited St Nicholas' church Cramlington for our Nativity Service.
Our Early Years performed 'C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S' spells Christmas.
Year 1 and Year 2 sang their hearts out in the KS1 performance of "A mid-wife crisis".
Year 5 took the lead in the KS2 production..."Are we nearly there yet?"
We created a magical 'Polar Express' film night for pupils from reception to Year 6! Take a look at the photos in the gallery.
Year 6 were lucky enough to be invited back to Nissan for the Eco-schools workshop in December.
Our Christmas fair on Thursday 5th December was a great success!
THANK YOU to everyone who helped support our 'Reverse Advent Calendar' appeal - the Changing Lives charity were very grateful!
Year 6 became waiters and waitresses as they served a festive Lunch for their parents.
Well done to our Autumn term writing award winners!
Our Christmas themed window in St Nicholas' church was superb! Thank you KS1.
Year 6 have thoroughly enjoyed their 'journalism' topic! The visit to the BBC studios was great.
Year 6 loved their visit to meet author Eoin Colfer at CLV
Our Eastlea election run by Brainwaves using REAL ballot papers, polling booths and ballot box was a great success!
The smiling faces of our Year 4 litter pickers who worked with local Councillors to help clean up their local area.
Our annual Pennies for Pudsey collection for Children in Need was a great success! Thank you!
Year 1 and 2 had the opportunity of seeing a free film at the Vue cinema this week - just as Year 3&4 had done the week before! Great fun!
Children from Year 1 up to Year 5 enjoyed a Gymnastics taster session on Wednesday this week - some stars of the future I think!!
Year 6 made and sold poppy biscuits as part of their for Remembrance Day work - all funds went to the Royal British Legion.
Our 3 'sporting stars' represented Eastlea brilliantly at the celebration event at St James' Park! There are photos in the gallery!
16 Y6 pupils had a 'one off experience' of collecting trolleys and refreshments for our Golden Day...
...after superb teamwork and determination the trolleys were wheeled safely to Eastlea ready to be transformed for our parade!
...the transformation was complete by lunchtime on Golden Day! WELL DONE!
Huge Congratulations to our girls football team who won the school Games SHIELD competition!!
Nursery and Reception was the first of our Active October Enterprise events...
Year 1 and Year 2 also took part on the school yard
Year 3 and Year 4 did their cycling, walking or scootering in the local park!
Year 5 and Year 6 completed their bike or hike to Blyth Beach.
Well done to our Reception and KS1 Street Dance club who met this half term every week for some energetic routines!
Thank you to everyone who donated items for the Cramlington Foodbank - we collected loads of tins, packets and jars of food!
Our 'Welly Walk' for Farm Africa was a great success!
Eastlea is a GOOD school - great news for everyone! CONGRATULATIONS!
Ian Douglas was a very entertaining storyteller - Year 1 and Year 2 visited him at Cramlington Library.
These were some of our younger prize winners on our HUNGRY HATCH promotion event on 3rd October. Everyone enjoyed their special lunch!
Our skateboarding workshop was a good start for our ACTIVE OCTOBER activities month! We all learned some new skills.
The Jiu-jitsu taster sessions were a great success - many children have joined the local club as a result - well done!
What a super day we had for our Rock Stars and Computer themed dress up day to launch our reading and maths challenges!
Eastlea are Internet Legends! Y2 to Y6 had a Google E-safety training session.
Well done to Year 5 - all those who attended earned a level 1 or level 2 certificate and showed a positive and determined attitude.
Year 6 were great ambassadors for Eastlea at their visit to Nissan. Thank you!
THANK YOU to Cramlington Rotary Club for donating illustrated dictionaries for each of our Year 4 pupils! They are very proud of their books.
Author Sophie Anderson spoke to our Y5/Y6 children on a visit to Cragside Primary. The books sound great!
Wow - look how many children tackled the library summer holiday Space Chaser reading challenge! See the gallery for pictures of their picnic!
We had great fun cheering on the cyclists in the Tour of Britain event on 9th September!
We were again invited to the LOVE Northumberland Awards event this year - and were proud to be joint runners up for the Best Children's Project!
Pupils and staff had a fabulous 10th Birthday party Golden Day...
...we enjoyed a picnic treat for lunch, ice cream, candy floss and some super inflatable rides!! Look at the gallery for more photos!
Well done to our 70 champion readers!
Our summer fair was well attended - thank you!
Year 5 sampled some Greek food as part of their STEAM fortnight - yum yum!
Year 5 had great fun spotting birds and seals when they visited the Farne Islands!
Year 2 enjoyed their multi-skills festival on Friday - it was a bit windy, but they had fun!
Our Year 6 Sports Leaders helped to run the event and were superb!
Year 2 loved taking part in the inaugural Cramlington and Seaton Valley dance show and were really enthusiastic about their routine!!
Our KS2 Street Dance club took centre stage using music by Queen
The Dance Academy featured 2 Eastlea pupils as well - they performed 2 dances during the show.
The programme for the event featured a design completed by 3 Eastlea pupils - well done!
Well done to all of our Eastlea dancers!
Year 6 became 'real scientists' at a transition workshop at the CLV - they had a great time!
Year 1 enjoyed their visit to Azure Garden Centre - part of their science work on plants
Year 5 had a cycle speedway challenge on 21st June!
By the end of the session everyone who rode the bikes was doing so with more confidence and a real sense of achievement!
Well done to yellow rocket group who were presented with the winners trophy at Sports Day!
Commonwealth Weightlifter Kelly-Jo Robson joined us for the Sports Golden Day - there are lots of pictures in the gallery!
Early Years had a great time at Whitehouse Farm despite the chilly weather! Thank you to all the adults who supported us on the day!
We were delighted to be recognised in the local media as the BEST SCHOOL IN NORTHUMBERLAND!!