Harewood Junior School News

Well done to all of our Year 4 children for their superb efforts during Sports Day 2023.

The children visited Grange Primary School for a performance of ‘In the Net’. The performance explored different elements of internet safety, including digital footprints and the importance of being kind online. The actors embedded the very important message that if you come across anything online that worries you, you should…

Rev Dr Mark Sidall discussing creation and science in Year 6 RE.

A big thank you to PC Greg who delivered an excellent session for our Y6 children; exploring issues around online relationships, including positive communication across a variety of platforms, being a good friend and knowing what to do to get help – hugely important messages, particularly as the children get…

Our quest to reach one million reading minutes is firmly on track; this week lots of children achieved certificates for 500 minutes, 1000 minutes, and even 2000 minutes! Keep an eye on our news page to see when we meet our target.

Congratulations to this week’s UKS2 Star Readers – keep on reading!

Mr Beardshaw-Brown’s writing club work on different projects throughout the year; currently they are producing a magazine for our new students who will be starting in September. Here is one of our young writers interviewing Finance Officer Mr Higginbotham about life at Harewood!

Well done to this week’s star readers in Year 5. Every week, we celebrate the super reading all the children complete at home, with class teachers nominating a boy and a girl each week. Keep on reading!

Congratulations to those Y5/6 children who have been awarded certificates for passing over two thousand reading minutes each – well done! We are well on our way to reaching our target of one million minutes by the end of the academic year.