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School Information

Complaints Policy

Background Since 1 September 2003, governing boards of all maintained schools and maintained nursery schools in England have been required, under section 29 of the Education Act 2002, to: Have in place a formal procedure to deal with complaints relating to the school and to any community facilities or services that the school provides. Tailor…

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Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium is additional funding for publicly funded schools in England to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils and to diminish the difference between disadvantaged and non disadvantaged pupils. To qualify for Pupil Premium a pupil must be in receipt of Free School Meals, be a Looked After Child (LAC), or a Services Child. The…

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Code of Conduct

At New York Primary School we follow basic straightforward rules which everyone must follow within school. We also encourage our children to follow these rules whilst they are in their own homes and when they are in and around our local community. Code of Conduct New York Primary School is special and we can make…

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Breakfast club

Learning Mentor Jackie Wilbraham and Claire Mitchell operate our free Breakfast Club every school day from 8:00 to 8:45. New York Primary School offers a healthy breakfast for all who attend; providing a choice of milk or water, a selection of cereal and hot toast. It is popular with pupils who enjoy the social aspect…

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STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

At New York Primary School, we value the importance of the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and these are integrated across our curriculum. STEM is vital for preparing our pupils for their future as the world changes around us and technology continues to impact on our everyday lives. We encourage our pupils to…

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Accelerated Reader​​

What is Accelerated Reader? New York Primary School has embraced the Accelerated Reader programme and it has become an intrinsic part of the curriculum for children in key stage 2 (Years 3 to 6) Accelerated Reader is a personalised reading programme that meets the needs of individual pupils. Pupils are given their Reading Range –…

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Talk for Writing

Talk for Writing, developed by Pie Corbett, is powerful because it is based on the principles of how children learn. It enables children to imitate the language they need for a particular topic orally before reading and analysing it, leading onto writing their own version. Click here to find out more.

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Operation Encompass

What is Operation Encompass? The purpose of Operation Encompass is to safeguard and support children and young people who have been involved in a domestic abuse incident. Following an incident at home, children will often arrive at school distressed, upset and unprepared for the day. North Tyneside Council, the police and nominated Key Adults in…

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North Tyneside SCITT

We are proud to be a Consortium School for the North Tyneside Early Years School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) Programme. This ‘Outstanding’ (Ofsted 2016) course combines extensive, high-quality classroom experience with expert guidance. At New York Primary School we welcome trainees in Foundation Stage and Key Stage One and Key Stage Two for Initial,…

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