We all enjoyed getting into the festive spirt at our christmas dinner last Friday. Thank you to all the staff and Friends of School – its no easy feat feeding 250 hungry guests in one sitting!
BADMINTON – Walkington Primary School Our Badminton team played in their first competition of the academic year involving a number of schools within the Beverley Cluster. The team managed to get through to the Semi-final where they just lost out to Tickton Primary. They all played to the best of their ability and showed fantastic […]
Athletics – Walkington Primary School The Walkington Athletics ‘Dream’ Team competed in the first round of the Humber Games Sports Hall Athletics competition last night. The children gave it their all and performed to a very high standard. All children taking part did Walkington School very proud. We have got through to the second round […]
On behalf of everyone at school, we’d like to thank the helpers who have made the secret shop a festive success once more this year. The children have had a super time choosing gifts for their family and friends. Thank you.
As the days get ever shorter, Cycling Steve has been reminding us of the need to ‘Be Bright, Be Seen’ when out on our bikes in winter. This picture, taken in the hall with the lights off, is a great way of seeing what a difference it makes if we remember to wear reflective clothing […]
Thank you all so much for getting into the superhero spirit on Friday, and for your donations and buns. As you can see from the gallery below, we had a lot of fun in our costumes! We will of course let you know how much we raised once the final total has been counted.
Over the past couple of days a rather moving new display has gone up in school, as one at a time pupils have added their own contributions to our tree of poppies. We have talked about the present installation of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London, and every child observed the silence this morning […]
We were overwhelmed by the generosity show by the school community when we asked for harvest donations earlier this term. The school council decided to support a charity very close to home this year, with our donations going to support the work of the Trussell Trust in their efforts to fight poverty and hunger for […]
You may have seen one of our pupils out and about in a very brightly decorated car over the past week…? That is because Jess was the lucky winner of a recent picture competition run by BMW, the prize for which was to have her image of the ‘perfect family day out’ affixed to the […]
It’s national poetry day this week, and to mark the occasion we were joined in assembly today by the celebrated poet and author Gervase Phinn. Armed with a box of books and a bag of fury puppet friends, Gervase found time in his packed schedule to read to the whole school, talking about his life […]
At Walkington School we aim to provide memorable and exciting learning opportunities within a safe and stimulating environment. We believe that Primary education should be varied, challenging and relevant to the world in which our pupils will live and work, and produce responsible citizens who are able to get the most out of life.