Friday News – 11/1/2019

Happy New Year!  I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas break and would like to wish you and your family a good...

Healthy teeth workshop.

Today we had a visit from a member of the Oral Health team who told us all about how to keep our teeth healthy and...

Helping Reception to catch the gingerbread man!

Last Friday Year 6 helped their Reception buddies to make and set traps for the gingerbread man that escaped while...

Friday News – 17/5/2019

Friday News - 17.5.19

Mystery reader

We really enjoyed the story.

Aspire Workshop Linked With Thorp Academy

Year 4 are currently working on a programme with Thorp Academy to help them think about the core values of being a...


In Year 4 we have been studying bridges in design technology. We have looked at some magnificent, famous bridges...

Friday News – 26/4/2019

Friday News - 26.4.19

Shipley Art Gallery Workshop

During our well being week some of our parents attended a water colours workshop with their children, led by The...

“Pupils’ behaviour is exemplary and they enjoy their learning, particularly in mathematics and reading. They appreciate the work that their teachers do to make learning fun and take pride in their successes.”



Welcome to Blaydon West Primary School

Blaydon West Primary School is a very friendly school where children are encouraged to become confident, caring and articulate to enable them to reach their full potential.

SchoolAt Blaydon West Primary School we always put children first. This aim is at the heart of our vision. Every child is unique. Every child deserves the opportunity to be happy, feel valued and experience success.

This website provides information about our school, its aims, curriculum and activities. I hope it will give you a “feel” for the life and work of the school.

You are, of course, very welcome to look around the school yourself. Please contact Maureen Nacey on 4143286 if you would like to arrange a convenient time.

Mr Simon Brown, Head Teacher


Twitter @blaydon_west

Coming Up

School News

Super Sharers!

Today Year One have been learning how to share evenly. First we talked about what we think sharing evenly means and we all agreed that it is when you try to make sure people have the same amount as each other. We then explored sharing different amounts of counters...

Terrific Texts

Following our recent visit to Preston Hall, the children have been further exploring non-fiction texts linked to our “There’s No Place like Home” topic. The children worked with a partner and explored a wide range of "houses and homes" themed fiction and non-fiction...

Super Sources

Following our recent visit to Preston Hall, the children have been further exploring household objects and toys linked to our “There’s No Place like Home” topic. The children handled a range artefacts along with photographs and non-fiction texts in order to find out...


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