Calendar & News

Bridgewater School news can be found here along with a calendar of events and holidays.

School Calendar

London 2023

March 9, 2023

We have returned from two fantastic, action packed days in London. The children were brilliant. A credit to themselves and Bridgewater. Our trip included The Royal Observatory, Thames RIB Experience, Pizza Express, The Lion King, Buckingham Palace, Parliament, 10 Downing Street and Shrek’s Adventure!

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World Book Day 2023

March 3, 2023

Dating back over 25 years and marked in over 100 countries, World Book Day is a fun way to promote reading for pleasure and the improved life chances this brings. At Bridgewater we agree that reading should be fun, relevant, accessible and exciting. These are some photos of how we celebrated World Book Day 2023. […]

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February 7, 2023

Year 6 enjoyed a fantastic trip to the Centre for Life. They were able to program robots, create and test fly machines and investigate rockets. They also had the opportunity to explore the centre. This event is just the beginning of their STEMtastic fortnight!

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Strep A

December 15, 2022

A useful link for parents to help them know when to seek help from GP services:  

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The Benefits of Magazines in Schools

December 8, 2022

Reasons why reading is important for young minds and how magazines benefit children’s learning.   Teachers and children explain the benefits of magazines in schools

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December 8, 2022

A useful website full of information, local organisations, events and activities. Visit InformationNOW to find out about everything from benefits advice to friendship groups and community centres. Watch the video here to find out how it can help you   There is advice around cost of living, free / low cost food, foodbanks, ESOL […]

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Pandas Visit to Discovery Museum

December 2, 2022

During their trip to the Discovery Museum, Pandas class were delighted to meet the Lord Mayor of Newcastle and the Mayor of Bergen, Norway. Bergen has again gifted a Christmas tree to Newcastle to symbolise its gratitude for the support and friendship during the second world war.

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Children in Need & Odd Socks Day

November 22, 2022

Last Friday we celebrated Children in Need and Odd Socks Day. Two fun events but both with important aims / messages.  

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School of Sanctuary

November 10, 2022

We are delighted that Bridgewater has achieved the School of Sanctuary award. It is down to our amazing staff and children who create a welcoming, supportive and inclusive place for all. Find out more on the dedicated School of Sanctuary page.

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