2016

Christmas sing along at Park Spring

Christmas Football Match

The children and staff participating in a festive game of football this lunchtime – Elves vs Santas.   The overall […]

Christmas at Park Spring 2016

Dear Parents   Thank you for your continued support , the children have had a fun packed term full of […]

Pudsey Library Festive Fun

Please click on the link below for further information on a Festive Fun day at Pudsey Library on 22 December 2016. […]

Christmas Party Day 15.12.16

EYFS Christmas Production

Christmas Dinner Day 14.12.16

Y3/4 Christmas Production

A fantastic performance from our Y3 & 4 children yesterday in their Christmas productions.   A big well done to […]

Reading Eggs Certificates 09.12.16

Year 6 Dobroyd

Year 6 had an amazing time at Dobroyd castle last week! I hope you managed to see our posts on […]

Christmas Choir Events

The choir have been extremely busy over the Christmas period; we sang our hearts out with several other Leeds school choirs […]

Christmas Fayre!

Here’s a sneaky peek at the grotto! Thank you so much to FOPS for the fantastic Christmas Fayre preparations! It’s […]

Robot Sculptures!

Wow, year 4A had a very messy, very fun time making our robot sculptures! Thank you to everyone who contributed […]

Blessing the community

Key Stage Two had a fantastic visit to the church, with readings, beautiful singing and fantastic listening behaviour. Mrs Horan […]

Fairy Door watch……..

More fairies have taken up residence at Park Spring this week…….   Have your children spotted any of their doors […]

FOPS “Aladdin” Pantomime

The children of Park Spring were fortunate to watch an Aladdin pantomime in school this morning.   The performance was […]

Y1 Toy Workshop

On Friday 2nd December, Y1 children and their parents attended a toy workshop in the school hall.   The children […]

Reading canon books!

Ever class in KS2 was presented with a set of books from their reading cannon to go in their reading […]

Update on Shonkar, Satiya, Chinky and Roit

This is Satiya .. Sate is number 2 in the family and is helped a lot by his older brother […]

The Real Junk Food Project at Park Spring!

Last week we had an assembly delivered by ‘Fred the Fox’ and Kevin, the leader of ‘Fuel for School’ (the […]

Year 6 investigation of electrical circuits

Year 6 have been LOVING learning about electricity and building circuits. In the first week we learnt the electrical symbols […]

Winter music celebration

Yesterday Key Stage 2 had their Winter music celebration event. The children were given an opportunity to show their instrument […]

Latest Football Match Report

Match report for Tuesday 22nd November 2016 On Tuesday Park Spring Primary School played the 2nd part of the football […]

Big Dig – Saturday 19th November

Despite the wet, cold weather we had a productive morning making our grounds much more presentable.   18 families plus […]

Children in Need

On Friday 18th November, both children and staff of Park Spring attended school in their pyjamas to raise money in aid […]

Y4 Sports Hall Athletics

Yesterday, 22 of our Year 4 children attended an athletics event at Priesthorpe School.   They had a great time running, jumping […]

Cave painting in Year 6

        We started our new topic (The Stone Age) off with a bang today in Year 6 by creating […]

Public Consultation

Our children have been participating in the Public Consultation at school today.   They were shown the plans for the […]

Library Club

The library group has been very busy this week – looking at some really interesting books….It was great to see […]

Mrs Munton’s adventure in India!

Mrs Munton and her family have been on an Indian adventure, changing the educational system in Orissa (one of the […]

Christmas Fayre Stalls

Super Science

Last week in science, year 5 found out about how to separate materials. We created our own sieves and filters […]

Cube and squared numbers- Year 6

Year 6 have been learning about squared and cubed numbers in a practical way. This helped them to visualise the […]

Reading Eggs 04.11.16

Mathletics gold certificates 04.11.16

Guess where my Fairtrade food comes from?

Year 6 had an interesting afternoon guessing where Fairtrade food comes from. We tasted bananas, raisins and white chocolate and […]

Halloween KS1 & KS2 Disco’s

On Thursday we had a ‘spook-tacular time’ celebrating Halloween at our discos. As you can see from the pictures on […]

Room on the Broom Day in Foundation!

Monday 31st October marked 15 years since the release of the very popular Room on the Broom book by Julia […]

Year 5 celebration!

Well done to year 5 for a fantastic first half term! We performed poetry to Key Stage 2 and parent […]

Exciting grammar lesson in Year 6

Year 6 had fun learning about determiners using jelly babies! They created sentences including jelly babies and other grammar parts. […]

Halloween Disco 20.10.16

  Lots of fun was had at the halloween disco last night and the staff were impressed by some of […]

Exciting times in Year 5

Year 5 have had a very varied week with some great trumpet playing on Monday! Lots of interesting learning challenges […]

Flight around the world!

To celebrate the end of our topic, year 4 have been working hard to create presentations on different countries. We […]

Reception make apple crumble!

Reception have enjoyed some baking! Together we made apple crumble using the apples harvested from our garden. The children picked, […]

Park Spring celebrates Black History

At Park Spring to celebrate Black History we were lucky to have some visitors! The children in Year 5 and […]

Congratulations to Joseph Horan (Y6)

  Congratulation to Joseph Horan (Y6) who achieved the highest timetables score in under 1 minute, in a challenge held […]

Mathletics Golds 14.10.16

Reading Egg Certificates 14.10.16

Little Red Riding Hood play script

In year 4 we have been learning to write play scripts. To get started, we read and acted out our […]

year 4 – measuring capacity in maths for our magic potions!

In year 4 we have been learning about how to measure capacity. We made our own invisibility, strength and super […]

KS2 Football Team News

      After an excellent turnout for Autumn 1 football training, the team finally made their first appearance at […]

Year 6 Science- Blood potion

Yesterday afternoon Year 6 thoroughly enjoyed making a ‘blood potion’ to understand the different parts of the blood. Please ask […]

Year 3 Sleepover

We had an absolutely fantastic time in year 3 during our sleepover! During the day, we did lots of team-building […]

WW2 Blitz pictures- Year 6

Year 6 created night time Blitz pictures of Leeds. They first had to draw some of the iconic buildings in Leeds, […]

Year 6- Tasty Thursday 06.10.16

Today was Tasty Thursday’s in Year 6. Billy made ginger biscuits and they were gorgeous! He even shared them with Mr […]

Year 6 Evacuation freeze frames

  Today Year 6 spoke about evacuation in WW2. We created our own evacuation tags and will be wearing them […]

Year 6 WW2 poem writing

Year 6 have embedded their history learning into Literacy and produced some powerful poems about WW2. These describe planes, bombs, […]

Reading Eggs Certificates 30.09.2016

Mathletics Golds 30.09.16

Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers

Back in the Summer term, parents/carers and children of Park Spring collected Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers and handed these in […]

Y1b News

On Tuesday, Mrs Digby had great fun with 1b. They made a fantastic start with their morning, writing their names […]

WW2 singing and dancing in Year 6

This afternoon Year 6 learnt about the music and dance that was around in WW2. Please see the videos on […]

Reading Eggs certificates 16.09.16

Mathletics golds 16.09.16

Leaving the school life and joining the army!

Today Year 6 joined squadron 612B with Major Benson, Major Fowler and Major Poppleton. They listened to Winston Churchill’s announcement […]

Reception/Nursery End of Year Treat!

On Wednesday 20 July Nursery and Reception children were treated to an end of year fun day.   The children enjoyed […]

KS2 News…….

We had a great transition week – it was great to see all of the new teaching staff! It will […]

Y3/4a this week…….

In year 3/4a we have had a busy week –   We had a debate about whether we should have […]

School Council Trip to Houses of Parliament

Yesterday the School council visited the Houses of Parliament. It was a fabulous day and the children were brilliantly behaved. […]

Year 6 Leavers party.

The children had an amazing time at the Year 6 leavers party. They were amazed by the prop photo booth […]

KS1 Celebration Assembly 18.07.2016

   

Gardening Club/ Growing Food

Park Spring children enjoyed the fruits of their labour by cropping their summer fruits yesterday.   The children enjoyed strawberries, […]

Y6 Leavers Photo – YEP today

You can view our Y6 leavers photo in today’s edition of the Yorkshire Evening Post   https://www.facebook.com/parkspringprimary/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel   Copies are […]

School Snails!

FOPS have very kindly donated baby snails to each classroom at Park Spring last week.   The children are very […]

3/4a Walk up Post Hill

  Year 3 and 4 had a fantastic walk to Post Hill. Thank you so much to Marcus and Mrs […]

3/4a Learning

Year 3/4a have been having fun finding out about recycling and also making a fantastic poster presentation about The Battle […]

Celebration Assembly 17 June 2016

Charity Day Year 6!

Yesterday Year 6 had a Charity day where they raised money for their chosen charity, including the RNLI, Love the […]

Y1 Flamborough Trip 9 June 2016

Sports Day Y6 Blue Team Winners!!

Give it 100% Awards Winners June 2016

Year 5/6 Tasty Thursdays and rounders!

On Thursday afternoon Year 5 challenged year 6 to a rounders game! Both Year 5/6 showed great sportsmanship and maturity […]

Year 6 booster McDonalds reward

As a reward for the Year 6 children who have been to every booster they enjoyed a McDonalds dinner on […]

Don’t forget our Summer Fair this Saturday 25th June!!

  Don’t forget that it is our Summer Fair tomorrow from 11am to 1pm.   FOPS and staff are busily […]

Big Sing- Choir

    This afternoon choir went to the town hall in Leeds to take part in the Big Sing. They […]

Sports Day & Picnic June 2016

Y6 Tri Golf Tournament

This week our Y6 children represented the school in the local annual ‘Tri-Golf Tournament’. We did really well and had lots […]

Help us win £5,000 for our school library!!!

PSP needs you! Help us to win £5,000 of National Book Tokens – enough to buy hundreds of books for […]

Contact Rugby Competition

Our PSP Contact Rugby team did fantastically well to win their group and then get through to the main final against […]

The Queens birthday in Year 6

Year 6 loved learning about the queen and her family tree. They were really inquisitive and asked lots of questions […]

Science classification with sweets Year 6 10.06.16

Today in Science we learnt about Eco systems and classification. We sorted some pictures of animals, trees and plants and […]

Y4 Camp Over is off to a great start….!

Road safety training 7thand 8th June- Year 6

Year were lucky to have some road safety training from Leeds city council on how to take care when walking […]

Y4 Camp Over Information

Camping Information Pack 2016

Tasty Thursdays

Before the holiday and after an exciting time at Lego Year 6 had Tasty Thursday’s. This week Cian made peach […]

Lego 27.05.16 Year 6

Year 6 thoroughly enjoyed their 2nd day of Lego programming where they used a variety of sensors to control a […]

Mathletics gold certificates 27.05.16

Here are the photos of the children and the parents who received their Mathletics gold certificates this week. Well done!

Lego Programming Year 6 26.05.16

Year 6 were really excited about going to Lego this morning and were anticipating what was in store for them. […]

Malham May 2016

Our Year 5 children arrived safely at Malham Cove yesterday lunchtime.   They are all having a wonderful time so far! […]

Nature Garden Signs

Our Year 3/4 children have been working very hard recently, to make some new signs for our Nature Garden.   […]

Passionate persuasive writing!

Year 6 were immersed into their learning today. They were thoroughly enjoying writing letters to Mrs Horan and convincing the whole […]

Year 6 SATS end of celebration

Year 6 thoroughly enjoyed their end of SATS celebration day on the bouncy castle, having party food and even having […]

Lots of learning at Temple Newsam!

All of the year 3 and 4 children went to Temple Newsam today. We made links in our learning about […]

Nature garden signs

We had a fantastic time with Zoe and Marcus on Monday this week! We found materials to make signs for […]

Easter Egg donations

The school council wanted to help those less fortunate over the Easter period.   They decided to request donations of just one Easter […]

Seeds from space!

We are space biologists! The children in Key Stage 2 were able to take part in an historic experiment… planting […]

How does your garden grow?

In years 3 and 4 we have been learning about plants and drawing plants. We are studying Georgia O’Keefe and […]

Growth Mind Set Day at Park Spring

Wow! We had a great time during Growth Mind Set Day last term. here are some examples of the learning […]

Mathletics Golds KS2

Marshmallow Chaos in Year 6!

Year 6 took part in a Science experiment this afternoon. They created marshmallow shooters using balloons and paper cups. The […]

Britvic Easter Competition WINNERS!

Today 9 lucky and talented winners were presented with prizes after winning the ‘Decorate an Easter Egg Competition’. This year […]

Goodbye Mr Parker!

Today has been a very sad day at Park Spring Primary as we said goodbye to Mr. Parker! We said our official good […]

Tasty Thursday’s in Year 6.

Today Year 6 enjoyed fruit kebabs as part of Tasty Thursday’s. Thank you Philippa.

Choirs visit to the gables.

Choir have had a busy morning with the concert and then they went to visit The Gables. The children sang […]

Music celebrations!

This morning Park Spring held their musical celebration event. The children were brilliant and Mrs Horan was really impressed with the […]

Tasty Thursdays in Year 6

The children in year 6 got to taste goulash today courtesy of Luciano. It is great to see the children […]

Tolerance day in Year 6!

Today the children in Year 6 learnt about tolerance and stereotypes. We spoke about stereotypes and popped balloons to represent […]

Y5 Easter Production Rehearsals

Our Y5 children have been working very hard on practising for their Easter production.

Y5 Science Marvellous Mixtures Experiment Day

In Science, Year 5 took part in a number of experiments as part of their ‘Marvellous Mixtures’ topic. The most […]

Roman day in year 3/4!

We had a feast, made shields, catapults, broaches, bracelets and coins! It was a great day – thanks to all […]

Growth Mindset – Mistakes

Growth Mindset – Mistakes  

Leeds Rhinos – A Day to Remember

Today, we had a day to remember at Park Spring as the Leeds Rhinos delivered the day. We had a […]

Year 3/4 A March update!

Hi, we are very busy learning – I thought it would be nice to share some photos of our learning […]

Books galore!

The children in KS2 were lucky to be presented with a book from Mrs Digby for either completing the reading […]

All green for KS2!

KS2 all had green attendance certificates this week. All the staff and children are really proud of this and wanted […]

World book day comics- Year 6

For world book day the children in Year 6 decided to become comic strip artists. They produced beautiful stories in […]

World Book Day

It was a fantastic day last week – it was brilliant to see the brilliant effort put in by all. […]

Park Spring Primary – Pudsey Football Championship WInners!

The football team have had a very busy past couple of weeks and months. They have been working hard in […]

Nursery is back!

We have had a busy day doing lots of sorting whilst the heating has been mended. Check out your new pigeon holes! […]

School Closure

The school is closed today (Wednesday 2nd March) due to there being no heating in school. Sorry for any inconvenience. […]

Reading Eggs

Congratulations to all of the children who have recently achieved a reading eggs certificate.

Key Stage 2 – amazing attendance!

Key Stage 2 had fantastic attendance figures last week! Well done to everyone for putting in such a fantastic effort! […]

Year 3/4 A – Were the Romans Rotten?

Year 3/4 A have been focused on their new learning challenge about the Romans. They have also enjoyed some hands […]

Mathletics awards

Well done to Cian and Olivia for getting their gold certificates!  

What changes are happening in Year 6?

With all the changes in Year 6 at the moment and our science learning question of ‘can all changes be […]

Tasty Thursdays in Year 6!

As we are working really hard towards our SATS in Year 6 Mrs Fowler, Miss Benson and the children have […]

Park Spring Primary Rugby tournament

Year 5 and 6 played in a rugby tournament on the last Wednesday of term with Tony, our coach from […]

Ice adventure with Year 6!

Year 6 braved the cold and wind to have a fantastic afternoon on the snow slide in Millennium square. The […]

Year 3 and 4 make it up Post Hill!

We had a fantastic walk in lovely weather up the picturesque Post Hill. We made connections in our learning – […]

Growth Mindset at Park Spring

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Park Spring Primary School has been using a Growth Mindset approach to our teaching and learning – helping to foster […]

New Reception classroom layout!

Here is a sneak preview of the Reception classrooms! We are so excited to see the children enjoying it on […]

Author visit!

Tony Wilson, the storyteller, writer and musician will be visiting our school on the 24th and 25th of February to […]

Learning about learning in 3/4A

We have been busy thinking about our learning – as part of the school action research project we have been […]

Mathletic Gold

Congratulations of Teagh getting her gold certificate for mathletics this week. Well done Teagh.

Love Food, Hate Waste Cooking Club

We had a successful pancake making session! Tomato and herb, sweetcorn and spring onion and apple and cinnamon pancakes. A […]

Incredible learning logs- Growth mindset at Park Spring

We had a challenging learning log – we had to think about what a SMART target was and what the […]

Reading boosters in Key Stage 2

Every morning from Monday to Thursday a growing number of children are attending the reading boosters, thank you to all […]

Could we survive on a desert island?

We have had a busy start to our learning in 3/4 A – we have been opening coconuts to see […]

Mathletics Certificates

Congratulations to the children who have achieved their gold certificate over the past few weeks.

Christmas jumper day 18.12.15

Park Spring thoroughly enjoyed wearing their Christmas jumpers on Friday 18th December. Every class took a photo to show off […]