Year 4


Every year on April 1st the staff at Front Street have to beware of Mr Lakey. He has managed to carry out April Fool jokes on numerous members of staff. However, this year Mrs MacDonald beat him hands down! Not satisfied with tying all of the chairs in his classroom to the desks she tied his car to


There was a power cut at Front Street Primary School (!!!) and it affected both the year 4 classrooms. Luckily the year 4 children were there to help make full circuits using a bulb, battery and wires, they lit up the classrooms so we could work again! Year 4 became reporters for the day and were


At Front Street we are keen to promote the positive aspects of good attendance and punctuality. Coming to school regularly is important to your child’s future. For example, children who miss school frequently can fall behind with their work and do less well in exams. Also good punctuality gets you


On Wednesday 24th March the school council went on a very special visit, they went to the Civic Centre in Gateshead. At the Civic Centre the children sat in the Council Chambers and had a question and answer session with some of Gatesheads Councillors. The Macebearer carrying the Mace and the curren


We run a Dance Club on a Wednesday night at the Community Centre and 4 students came down from the Sports College to choreograph a dance to present at the Sage during the Dance Festival. The boys and girls performed a Bollywood style dance to Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny) by the Pussycat Dolls. It wa


On Friday 11th March the School Council went on an Energy Walk around the school. They completed questionnaires for all of the classrooms and the communal areas. The data collected is part of a project the children are working on to make Front Street Primary School an Eco Friendly School. The Schoo