Our Winter Weather Arrangements may be viewed in the School Office section of our website.
We collected food for our Harvest Festival Assembly. Afterwards we donated to the ‘Durham Food Bank.
Our Tuesday After School Club is now fully booked until after half term. We can not accept anymore bookings this half term. Thank you for your continued support in attending these clubs. We do still have vacancies on other nights.
Today we had a special assembly about keep safe, by the charity ‘Brain Box’ At the end of the assembly all Year 4 and Year 6 pupils received a junior bike helmet.
Morrisons supermarket are again issuing Let’s Grow Vouchers. Please remember to pick up your vouchers and send them into school. Vouchers will be issued until 26th October 2014.
Our school football team had their first matches of the season at Staindrop School on Thursday. They played Ingleton in their first match. It was a challenging match, as Ingleton have a very strong team. Despite losing 5- 0, our team remained focussed and learnt a valuable lesson about the importance of marking the opposition.
The second match against Startforth was really exciting and we won 3 – 1.
Our final match against Bowes ended in a draw 1 – 1.
On Friday 19th September we held our MacMillan Coffee morning to raise funds for this charity. It was a well attended event and our older pupils helped to serve drinks and welcome our visitors to school. We held a competition to guess the number of hundreds and thousands on the cake, and our mid day supervisor, Marlene, won! Thank you to everyone who attended and helped us to raise over £70 for this charity.
- Multi skills and multi sports sessions run outside at Butterknowle Primary School on Tuesdays (5:15-7:15pm) for children aged 4 to 14 years old.
- Multi Skills = for ages 4-7 (5:15-6:15pm)
- Multi Sports = for ages 8-14 (6:15-7:15pm)
These sessions will continue until Tuesday 7th October after which time they will continue in Butterknowle Village Hall from 14th October until the end of March.