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Y1 Phonics 2017 98% pass rate. Goosehill placed in top 3% of schools nationally!
Year 4 Bamburgh Residential
Great news! A fantastic new Goosehill School opening September 2019 with wonderful Early Years and sporting opportunities!!
Northumberland School Games Tag Rugby Champions!
Morpeth's Floral Clock Design Competition Winners
Welcome to Morpeth First School
I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to you on behalf of the Governing Body and staff at Morpeth First ( Goosehill ) and I hope you enjoy reading our website.
I am very proud to share with you our ‘Outstanding’ school and the wonderful achievements of our children. The community of Morpeth First School believes in identifying and developing the potential, personal success and uniqueness of every child within a happy, safe and nurturing environment by ‘Learning Together and Growing Together.’ We value and harness positive partnerships between home, school and the local community and enjoy sharing our good practice with all our supportive stakeholders.
Our curriculum is dynamic and inclusive and learning is ‘fun’ and exciting! We deliver a creative skills programme which includes a wide range of relevant interactive learning, investigative, artistic and technological activities. We offer termly Collapsed Curriculum Projects such as our recent ‘ ICT/DT Robots’ programme and regularly use visits and visitors to support our teaching and learning eg Forest Schools, Creative Practitioners, Allotment.
We have held the highly regarded Artsmark Gold Award, Healthy Schools, International Schools Award, Food for Life Bronze Award and Gold School Games Mark and Leading Parent Partnership Awards which altogether seek to validate the richness of our curriculum along with the twenty lunchtime and after school clubs which OfSTED deemed ‘Outstanding.’
Teaching and Learning is excellent and our children’s Achievement and Performance outstanding and well above national averages in all phases. Please enjoy visiting our website. We look forward to welcoming your child to join our Community of Learners.
You are most welcome to visit at anytime. Miss E Reay
Explore our Classes
This Weeks Attendance
- Class 1 99.7%
- Class 2 97.3%
- Class 3 92.0%
- Class 4 95.0%
- Class 5 97.7%
- Class 6 97.3%
- Class 7 98.6%
- Class 8 95.8%
- Class 9 93.1%
- Class 10 92.30%
Year 2 spent an exciting day following the Great North Design Quest around Newcastle Quayside. We learnt about logos and branding at the Northern Design Centre, created visual scores and soundscapes at The Sage, immersed ourselves in art installations at the Baltic...
Classes 9 and 10 spent Wednesday this week on a trip exploring the innovation trail. This was a series of different venues around Newcastle that traced innovations, inventions and inventors that are linked to the north east from the past up to present day and into the...
The Year 3 and 4 Tag Rugby team traveled to the Northumberland School Games after winning the playoff game against Ponteland. The children competed in 5 games against all areas of the county. They made some fantastic breaks and the support play of the children was...
Class 5 spent a lovely sunny afternoon at the school allotment. They did planting, weeding and watering and searched for signs of...
Year 3 have learnt how to work their way through the design & technology process to design, plan, make and evaluate healthy, 'small plates' of food from European countries this week. They also learnt how to chop certain foods correctly, how to use a food processor...
We have been using Numicon to practise addition skills. One group used the Numicon to add 3 numbers together. They chose 3 tiles and placed them on a white board. They recorded the amounts underneath and then counted to find the total. Another group played a "Make the...
This week we made 3D graphs. First we collected information from our friends in class. We asked them about their favourite animals or colours. We found the total for each choice.We then made 3D graphs using cubes. We thought of some questions we could ask about the...
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Class 1 – Best Attendance
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