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The latest news from Kells Lane Primary School.

Friday Update – 12th March 2021

12 March 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back to school after what has been a challenging few months.  It was wonderful to see so many smiling faces this week. The children have returned to school life with enthusiasm and excitement. Their resilience after the events of the past year is truly remarkable. Our focus this week has… Read more »

Friday Update – 15th October

15 October 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, I would like to thank you all for your continued support in helping school ease some of the restrictions we have had in place during the past 18 months. The safety and well-being of pupils and staff is our number one priority and we are continuing to monitor COVID case rates… Read more »

Friday Update – 8th October

8 October 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, The Gateshead foodbank is run by over 100 volunteers and they rely on the support of local communities to ensure they can continue their amazing work in reaching those families most in need. During the current pandemic, they have helped and supported over 600 people each week. You can find out… Read more »

Friday Update – 1st October

1 October 2021

Dear Parents/Carers, This week we are thrilled to have re-opened our school library to all pupils across the school. Classes have enjoyed spending time in the library to share stories and choose books to loan. Classes should return their library books on the following days: Mon: Y6 Elm, Y2 & Y3 Tues: Y6 Larch &… Read more »

Friday Update – 24th September

24 September 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, I am delighted to let you know that the work in our Early Years outdoor area is now complete and the children in nursery and reception will begin accessing it from next week. We have also resumed our OPAL play across the rest of the school and the children are enjoying… Read more »

Friday Update 17th September

17 September 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, Thank you for your patience and understanding this week with the work going on in our Early Years outdoor area. I am sure you will agree that there has been a huge transformation already. The work is due to be completed by the end of next week and you can follow… Read more »

Friday Update 10th September

10 September 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, Firstly, a huge welcome to our new nursery and reception children who have joined us this week. I hope you have enjoyed your first week at school! Although many restrictions have eased in relation to COVID, Gateshead have asked us to encourage parents/carers to continue to wear a face covering during… Read more »

End of year update – 22 July 2021

22 July 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, Firstly, please accept my heartfelt thanks for everything you have done to support our school during this last academic year. I know it has been challenging and frustrating at times and I am grateful for your patience and understanding. The staff at Kells Lane have continued to do everything they possibly… Read more »