The Friends of Walkington school are pleased to announce yet another successful fund raising event last week at the Race Night. An amazing £1,000 was raised. If you missed it please do not despair, this popular evening will become an annual event , so keep an eye on the website for future announcements. In the […]
We are delighted to report that our Y4/5 football team won their group in the Y5 seven-a-side tournament yesterday at Longcroft school. This is a great achievement, especially considering most of our players are still in Y4. Well done to everyone involved
An enormous thank you to everyone for helping make last Friday so much fun and successful in terms of raising funds for this very worthy cause. The School Council will of course update you with a final total once everything has been counted up. Edit: Following our count up this afternoon, we are delighted […]
Thank you to all those children, and parents, who were able to make the journey to school on either a bike or scooter this morning. Our ‘junior cycling champions’ have been busy counting up the number of riders in each class, and we have now submitted 75 journeys onto the Big Pedal competition site. This […]
All the children were treated to a hands-on opportunity to experience practical science this week during a visit from real life scientist Stuart Kitney from the University of Hull. They took it in turns to work through a series of short experiments, led and prepared by Stuart. We hope the children found it interesting and […]
It is with great pride that we can report that both our Y3/4 and Y5/6 athletics teams were victorious this afternoon, becoming East Riding Champions in both age ranges. They were a credit to the village, competing at all times in a positive and sporting manner. The Y5/6 team will now go forward to the […]
This morning we were delighted to be able to hand out our ten awards to a wonderful team of very worth winners. We also handed out a special award to Joy Evison to show our appreciation for the time and effort she has dedicated to the school over the past three years in her role […]
We have been informed this evening that there will be no school dinners service tomorrow due to problems with the gas supply at our provider school. Unfortunately this means all pupils will need packed lunches tomorrow. We are sincerely sorry for any inconvinience this will cause families. A text will be going out from school […]
Or maybe just roll an enormous snowball and sit on it? Or maybe build some snow steps, or a snow wall…? Or a snow alligator perhaps. Or if you really want a challenge, do some pretty tricky maths to calculate the volume of a huge snowball and then estimate its weight!
It was a pleasure to welcome Nigel Leighton, Director of Environment and Neighbourhood services for East Riding Council to school this morning. He met with our Year 2 pupils, acompanying Cycling Steve and PCSO Freer on the latest seat belt safety session. Mr Leighton had arranged the visit after receiving letters from the pupils last […]
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.