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REACH FOR THE STARS THROUGH LEARNING...POSSIBILITIES...MAKING A DIFFERENCE...BOOKS BUILD BRAINS...ADVENTURE...Great attendance this past week - 96.3% across the school. Well done the under-9 football team who won the Newcastle Schools’ Cup. Have a look across the website at all our great STEM Week learning activities related to bees. 96.2% attendance for this school year - well done Westerhope. LATEST OFSTED REPORT PUBLISHED. Our school is 'good' in all Ofsted Framework areas. 'Thoughtful, high-quality care contributes well to the happy and harmonious school atmosphere.' Well done to all our pupils, staff and school community for their efforts in contributing to an excellent report. Department of Education data indicates no better performing school within a 75 mile radius with similar key stage 1 scores. WELL DONE WESTERHOPE.

Healthy Schools

Healthy Schools Plus

In July 2017, we were awarded the Healthy School Plus award for our work developing the pupil voice and improving children's self esteem. 

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Our next priority...

Over the next two years, we are going to be promoting active travel in school. Ina recent survey, we discovered that only 23% children of our children actively travelled to school compared to 77% across Newcastle. 

 

Our Actions...

  • To develop a School Travel Plan
  • Holding events such as Bike Breakfasts and Bling your Bike events
  • To achieve a Mode Shift Stars Award
  • School Council to encourage pupils to come to school on bikes and scooters 
  • Bikeability training for Year 4 and 6
  • Attempt to improve road safety for the children's journeys to school. 
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Parent ideas form

If you have any ideas of how we can encourage children to actively travel to school, please let us know.

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