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The latest news from Kells Lane Primary School.

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 17th May 2019

17 May 2019

Dear Parents and Carers, It’s been a very busy week at Kells Lane. Our Year 6 children have worked incredibly hard and sustained the most amazing concentration and resilience during their SATs this week. We couldn’t have asked for more from our children; we are extremely proud of them. I would like to take this… Read more »

Tesco Bags of Help

14 May 2019

Thank you to everyone who cast their votes in the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. We came second in the vote and have been awarded £2000 towards our Playground Project!


14 May 2019

Did you know Instagram has an age restriction of 13+? Click the link below to read a ‘What you need to know’ guide for parents. instagram-online-safety-guide-march-2019 Information around keeping your child safe online can be found within the parents section of our website, under online safety.

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 10th May 2019

10 May 2019

Dear Parents and Carers,   I am really pleased to let you know that Kells Lane Primary School is now live on twitter. For all the latest news you can follow us @ KLPSGateshead or click on this link.   Mrs Dodds begins her maternity leave today. I am sure you will join me in wishing… Read more »

Rhyming Challenge Y1

3 May 2019

“A big thank-you to everyone for sponsoring their child to complete the Year One Rhyme Challenge. All children worked extremely hard and recited all poems with a huge smile and even actions!! We have raised over £200 which is an amazing amount of money to be spent on some exciting resources for us to use… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 3rd May 2019

3 May 2019

Dear Parents and Carers,   Gateshead Council are promoting a major public consultation to get people’s views on potential measures for improving air quality across Gateshead, Newcastle and North Tyneside. The proposals, which include possible charges for drivers, are aimed at improving public health by reducing harmful levels of air pollution caused by traffic. Please… Read more »

Friday Bulletin & Diary Dates – 26th April 2019

26 April 2019

            Dear Parents and Carers,   I am delighted to inform you that, having undertaken a two day assessment process prior to the Easter holidays, Kells Lane Primary School has been awarded the Inclusive Schools Award. The assessment was extremely thorough and involved interviews with pupils, staff, parents, governors and… Read more »