Monday 2nd December 2019 was an extra special day for staff and pupils both past and present. The school celebrated its 90th birthday with cake, balloons, school choir and lots of photographs from across the decades. Everyone had a fantastic afternoon reminiscing about their time at Copeland Road.
Seasonal Craft Club had a great time on Wednesday night, we started the evening by decorating gingerbread men which was followed by creating a winter scene around a picture of themselves, they were only able to use three colours that linked to winter and their fingers… A little messy but lots of fun!
We had a crazy hair day in school today to celebrate Children in Need 2019. The children had a fantastic day, entering our decorate Pudsey Bear Competiton, buying cakes, raffle tickets to win prizes and making a donation for non-uniform and crazy hair! Well done to everyone who contributed to Children in Need this year, we raised £321 which is amazing, thank you for your continued support.
Thursday 7th November saw the hall full of excited children who came to dance and have fun with their friends. Everyone looked fantastic at this years fancy dress disco and had a great time! Well done to the winners of the fancy dress competition, one child from each class got to take home a box of chocolate treats! Thank you to friends of school for their support organising and running the after school disco alongside staff.
National Online Safety have created this fun and interactive online safety story for primary school age children. Why not join Oscar on his digital journey as he becomes internet-wise through making smart decisions online. Click the link button below to watch the video with children at home.
As part of Durham’s Year of Culture, This is Durham encouraged local primary school children to get creative, and send in a drawing inspired by one of the events and festivals taking place across the county this year. They received 179 drawings including some brilliant art work from us!
Please click on the below link, click Copeland Road Primary School and you’ll be able to view the pieces of artwork submitted.
A huge congratulations to everyone who contributed stickers to our Aldi’s Kits For Schools poster. Our poster is full and looks amazing in the corridor. We now have the chance to win £20,000 to kick-start a health legacy for our school. Plus, by completing our poster we will receive an exclusive school sports kit! Thank you to everyone who brought stickers into school and fingers crossed we win!
We had an amazing afternoon during our Harvest Assembly this year. The hall was full of adults watching each class perform a song, poem or prayer relating to Harvest. Every class performed with confidence which was fantastic to see. The e-Cadets shared an important notice at the start all about keeping safe online. Thank you to everyone for the donations of food, we appreciate your kindness and this will benefit lots of people in the community.