Sports Day – Year 2

Year 2 had lots of fun at sports day on Tuesday. We spent the day completing traditional races, obstacle courses, tag rugby, hula hooping, ball games, skipping and boxing. We had so much fun and even managed to miss the rain! Well done year 2!

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Orienteering Year 2

Year 2 had a lovely afternoon at Marine Park Orienteering. We followed clues and worked in teams to gather materials to create a hedgehog home. We also had to keep an eye out for any sea creatures and draw them. It was lots of fun and we enjoyed working as a team.

Year 1 Marine Park

Year 1 had a fantastic day at Marine Park. We had fun sketching the bandstand, riding on the train, playing in the park and enjoying a picnic. Everybody was delighted to have an ice-cream from Minchellas to cool us down!

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Wonderful Winter Gardens Trip- Year 3

Today the children in Year 3 explored the Winter Gardens. They took part in a workshop learning about the different animals in the rainforest and loved exploring the museum. The children were able to discuss lots of interesting facts and the people at the museum were very impressed. Well done Year 3!

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Yr 6 Quadkids Athletics

Children in Year 6 compete in South Tyneside’s Quadkids competition at Monkton Stadium. Every child competed in four event and worked as a team to gain as many points as possible. Children competed in the 75 metre sprint, howler throw, standing long jump and the 600 metre run. All the children demonstrated great sportsmanship and enjoyed the competition.

Jarrow Festival

The sun was shining as we joined the Dragon Parade on its route through Jarrow. We all had a wonderful day. Well done to year 3 for making the dragon and everyone from St.Mary’s who turned up to help or to support us on the route.

Engineering Award!

Congratulations to our aspiring young engineers. We had some of our pupils who were shortlisted into the final of the engineering competition. The competition was called, ‘If you were an engineer what would you do?’ The children designed and wrote about something they would make. There were many fantastic ideas.

Over 37000 children entered the competition and St Mary’s have a winner!

Congratulations to Katelyn for her fantastic entry.

All children did very well, the photos show our winner and the work from all of our children who were shortlisted. We are super proud!

Year 3 Year of Mary Liturgy

In this special month of May, the children gathered to celebrate the crowning of Mary. The children reflected on Mary’s role in Jesus’ life and how important she was. We enjoyed singing hymns to celebrate and shared prayers to reflect on this special time of year. A lovely liturgy Year 3.

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