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Welcome to Barrowcliff School, thank you for visiting our website.

At Barrowcliff School we have been working really hard to improve our children's levels of punctuality and attendance (we are aiming for 96%). Please click on this link to see our full Weekly Attendance Report.

                                The Winning Class for the week ending Friday 29th April is:    

         CLASS 2 

                    Whole School Attendance: 95%          Total Number of Lates: 56           

Following a meeting with the School Council it was decided that our school charity for this year would be Macmillan.  We will obviously keep you informed of any fund raising projects.                                                    


The Topic for the Spring Term was A Land Before Time 

Please click on the link to see some work carried out in school as part of the topic.

The Topic for the Summer Term is Arabian Nights


 During the Spring Term:

In January as part of our Topic work Hidden Horizons came in to school - they did an Assembly for us, then all of the children throughout the school had a chance to study and make fossils. They returned in February to work with all the children studying Dinosaur Facts. Please click on this link to see some photos from their work with the children.


On January 26th Year 4 BOP Team went to help the Friends of Dean Road and Manor Road Cemetery with weeding and litter picking. Please click on this link to see some photos from the visit.

On February 2nd Year 2 Visited North Bay to study the sea and the waves, they thought about similes and adjectives they could use to write poems when they returned to school. Please click on this link to see some photos from the visit.


February 5th 2016 was Number Day, the children paid 50p to come school dressed in clothing with numbers on, they raised a total of £150 for the NSPCC.

All the children read the book 365 Penguins. In the morning the children carried out number activities based on the book and in the afternoon they all made a penguin to make a number line to be displayed in school. Please click on this link to see some photos from the day.


On 13th February 2016 a group of children that have represented the school at sporting competitions throughout the year, went to the Stadium of Light  to watch the football match between Sunderland and Manchester United. Please click on this link to see some photos from the day.


Barrowcliff School held their World Book Day on Friday 4th March 2016. The children were able to dress up as their favourite character from a book and visit the Book Fair held in School. Please click on this link to see some photos from the Book Fair.


On Monday 21st March Key Stage 1 went on a visit to Cayton Bay please click on the links to see some photos of the Year 1 and Year 2 Children.

On March 24th Children decorated eggs and brought them in to school for an Easter Egg Competition / Assembly. Please click on this link to see some photos of the eggs and some of the Class winners.



Monday 2nd May - School Closed for Bank Holiday Monday

Tuesday 3rd May - Year 4 Swimming (Morning) - Year 6 Swimming (Afternoon)

Tuesday 3rd May - Year 6 Coding Club 3:15pm to 4:30pm

Thursday 5th May - Dance Club 3:15pm to 4:15pm