Dear Parents, Carers and the community of Winlaton,
Welcome to Winlaton West Lane Community Primary School where we believe we have something very special and all staff, children, parents and Governors strive to REACH FOR THE STARS! I am very proud to be the Headteacher of a school with such awe-inspiring children, dedicated staff and supportive parents and carers.
Staff and Governors helped to create our vision statement for our wonderful school which is based on a happy, inclusive school which exudes an ethos of opportunity for all: children, staff, Governors, Parents and the wider community of Winlaton. It is an ethos that enables our children to take responsibility and become a brilliant workforce of the future.
Winlaton West Lane Community Primary endeavours to be a forward-thinking school with high expectations of teaching and learning, behaviour and team work. We aspire to be outstanding in all areas of school life.
At Winlaton West Lane, you will find a welcoming and vibrant environment, with all involved taking responsibility for themselves and other people. We work hard to achieve our best in everything we do and always REACH FOR THE STARS!
Caroline Tetley (Head Teacher)
See our new brochure here ! West Lane brochure 2018-19
“Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.”
– Stephen Hawking
ATTENDANCE – LAST WEEK
- Attendance Champions: Reception Hazel 100% 100%
- Whole School Attendance 96.6% 96.6%
Another day of friendship and teamwork at forest school club! We took turns to guide our blindfolded friends through the forest building – developing trust, communication and teamwork.read more
This week, Year 6 Oak spent their Golden Time in forest school with Miss Summers and Miss Greaves. They were given a task to build a den with the resources provided.read more
In literacy, Year 2 have been reading the ‘Supertato’ story. To help us with our writing, we looked at different kinds of vegetables and worked in teams to think of some great adjectives to describe them.read more
In Year 2 science we have been exploring our school site, looking for different varieties of plants and flowers – in preparation for our visit to Sunderland Winter Gardens next week.read more
This week in maths, Year 1 Holly have been focusing on ‘one more’ and ‘one less’ than a given number…read more
In Year 1 this term our topic is: Where do our wellies take us? This week our wellies took us to find local landmarks in Winlaton.read more
COMING UP – DIARY DATES