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Great news! A fantastic new Goosehill School opening September 2019 with wonderful Early Years and sporting opportunities!!

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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


This Weeks Attendance

  • Class 1 96% 96%
  • Class 2 96.6% 96.6%
  • Class 3 97.0% 97.0%
  • Class 4 98.2% 98.2%
  • Class 5 98.4% 98.4%
  • Class 6 97.4% 97.4%
  • Class 7 97.1% 97.1%
  • Class 8 97.7% 97.7%
  • Class 9 97.5% 97.5%
  • Class 10 98.1% 98.1%

School News

Treasure Chest Nets

Class 4 have made our own treasure chests. We used a net of a cuboid and folded it to make the correct shape. We had to cut  and fold the shape carefully. We know that a cuboid has 6 faces or surfaces. It also has 8 vertices and 12 edges. We counted these features on...

Crazy Notes

Computing/Literacy In our literacy lessons we have been learning how to take notes on different subjects in order to write non-chronological reports. We also used our note taking skills in computing to research information on Boudicca so we can write about her this...

On the Mat

Class 4 had a taster session for Judo. We learnt about the origins of the sport and we tried out some basic moves. We learnt about balance and how important this is in Judo. we learnt about using our body weight to stop an opponent from moving. We loved the session...

Architects of 3D Shape

In Class 3, we have enjoyed learning about 3D shape. We made our own 3D shapes using Plasticine and matchsticks. We identified the different shapes. We could recognise and start to count the different sides and corners- or...

Attendance Heroes

last week were:

Class 1 – Best  Attendance

Very well done!

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