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World Book Day 2018

March 12, 2018

World Book Day report

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February 28, 2018

We are intending to open school tomorrow (Friday). Please only travel if it is safe to do. For safety reasons, children walking to school can arrive for 8:50am. Children arriving in cars should arrive after 9am and before 9:45am.   All children to enter the school using the main entrance (office door).   Please do […]

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Trip to Waterstone’s

June 23, 2017

On Wednesday morning we took a group of children (2 from each year group) to Waterstone’s book shop in Carlisle. The children were tasked with selecting some new books for our school library, both fiction and non-fiction. The PTA kindly funded these books for the children to enjoy. It was a great morning out, which […]

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Fire Station Visit – Ash Class

June 1, 2017

Ash Class visited Carlisle East Fire Station on Thursday. We were greeted by Red Watch who showed us around the fire engine and talked to us about fire safety. Fire Fighter Shaun showed the children the different hoses that are on the engine and let the children have a turn. It was great fun. The […]

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Ash Class at Tullie House

March 31, 2017

Ash Class have been to visit Tullie House to learn all about ‘Castles’. We have been thinking about Castles in fairytales as part of our topic work and have been building some in class but it was great to go to Tullie House and see Carlisle Castle across the road and have a look around […]

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Pupil Questionnaire – Ofsted

March 27, 2017

Please click on the icon below to access the Pupil Questionnaire:  

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Ofsted Inspection

An Ofsted inspection will take place at Houghton C of E School on Tuesday 28th March. Please see letter and guidance below for more information.  Letter to parents РOfsted inspection 280317 School inspections Рa guide for parents

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World Book Day

March 14, 2017

On Thursday 2nd March we celebrated World Book Day once again by dressing up, bringing in our favourite bedtime stories and books and bringing in a teddy to share our bedtime stories. ¬†Each class chose their own books to use for the day and produced lots of fantastic work, from writing to drama to art […]

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Autumn Attendance

December 20, 2016

Here is a summary of whole school attendance for Autumn 2016. More children are GREEN than this time last year but we can still improve on this further. Autumn 2016 results

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Houghton’s Christmas Mannequin Challenge

December 16, 2016

  We might be a bit behind with this trend but we had great fun creating our own Mannequin Challenge this afternoon. Well done Oak and Rowan Class!!! (sorry it’s at the wrong angle, will try and get Mr Stewart to sort it)

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