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New website under construction

Great news, our new site is currently under construction. If you need any information that can usually be found on […]

Year 6 information for applying to secondary school

Please find attached a flyer informing Year 6 parents that they can apply for a Secondary School place from 1st […]

Stars of the Year

Well done to this year’s stars of the year. You are all fantastic and have done an amazing job being […]

year 4 Fundamentals

Year 4 have had a fantastic time at fundamentals this afternoon! It’s been a very active few weeks, and lovely […]

Sports week- Year 6

Year 6 have had an incredible time this week as part of sports week and we have loved taking part […]

Rhinos dance in sports week

5a had a great session with the dance teacher. We are having a great sports week, thanks to Mrs Fotherby […]

Star readers in 4A

Well done to Lola (who wasn’t here for this!) Lauren, Grace, Jasmine, Charlie, Lillian, Daisy and Ruach for being amazing […]

Year 4 production

We are so proud of year 4 for their fantastic effort in their play, and we hoped you enjoyed it […]

Drama Club’s Adaptation of Alice in Wonderland

Last night, drama club finally put on their performance of Alice in Wonderland. It was a wonderful show and all […]

Year 4’s camp over

It was so hard to choose from the many amazing pictures we had of our day, but here are a […]

Magic potions in science

This afternoon 5b created magical (scientific) mixtures of solids and liquids to see which ones would create enough gas to […]

Super Teagh!

Teagh always amazes us with the effort she puts into her home learning, but this week she surpassed herself… The […]

Thursday at Eureka!

These photo’s have uploaded in the wrong order….start at the bottom and scroll up for the correct(ish) order of the […]

Tuesday at Eureka!

The children did such a great job walking all the way to the train station, it was very exciting riding […]

Y3 Trip to Temple Newsam

Year 3 went on a wonderful trip to Temple Newsam to enjoy the outdoors for their learning question “How does […]

River art in 5a

5a had a great afternoon. After PE we created artwork inspired by rivers and will then use this to create […]

Art and maths in 5a

We had a great afternoon yesterday – the children who learnt the science art while we were at Malham were […]

Electricity in 4A

We’ve had fun trying to make a circuit to light a light bulb – the children figured it out all on […]

Fuel for School and Tour de Yorkshire

Beth, Ruach and Mrs Houghton spent last Saturday with the Fuel for School team as part of the Tour de […]

Team building and a geo journey

  The children have been developing their orienteering and teamwork skills. We have developed our geographical knowledge and our knowledge […]

Small mammals

We were really lucky, we managed to trap two mice today, we had a good look at them, and then […]

A lovely morning in Malham

The sun is out , we have made our sandwiches and had a fantastic breakfast that will last us the […]

Adventures in Malham!

Year 5 have had a great start to their residential. We had very sunny weather, and then some rain. We […]

Year 5 stories inspired by ‘The Snowflake’

Year 5 have been really focused and created some amazing stories inspired by The Snowflake. They have been focusing on […]

Bramley’s Got Talent 2018

Last night, Park Spring participated in the 10th annual Bramley’s Got Talent competition! We had some great performances and all […]

Year 6 writing

Year 6 have produced some incredible writing, particularly focussing on the vocabulary they have used. The children are becoming much […]

Year 3 find Bog Babies

Year 3 have had a very exciting literacy focus this week. On Monday, we went into the nature garden because […]

4A starting their Anglo Saxon villages

4A had a lot of fun this afternoon beginning their Anglo Saxon villages – they’re off to a really good […]

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Talk in year 5

On the first Monday back, year 5 were very lucky to have a talk by the project manager, lead builder […]

New Reception classroom

We are very proud of our new Reception classroom and we cannot wait for the children to enjoy it!

New Nursery classroom :)

Here are some photo’s of our lovely new room. We hope that you like the look of it… We are […]

Moving Days 28th and 29th March

Year 6 ‘doing it for themselves’

Today in Year 6, Park Spring pupils were ‘doing it for themselves’ in 6B by teaching each other skills they […]

RNLI Water Safety Assembly

Park Spring had an assembly this afternoon with some very important visitors from the RNLI – the Royal National Lifeboat […]

Park Spring’s Got Talent 2018

Yesterday, we had a wonderful event take place: Park Spring’s Got Talent! It was an amazing show and all of […]

World book day events with 3a and 6a

6a and 3a had a fantastic afternoon celebrating a slightly delayed world book day. Year 6 read their pieces of […]

Sports Relief 2018

Sports Relief has been fantastic today and it has been lovely to see all the children being so active. Despite […]

KS2 Spring Music Concert

Wow, KS2 did an amazing job in their music concert this week! Year 4 did a great job playing the […]

Year 1 Great Fire of Park Spring

This week year 1 have enjoyed the ‘Great Fire of Park Spring’. The children worked hard to build houses using […]

Building Update 9.3.18

Here are some more pictures of our new building. It’s starting to look absolutely fantastic. We can’t wait to move […]

Y3 Skeletons

Year 3 have had a great afternoon today learning about the human skeleton. They had to cut out and put […]

Rhinos Inspiring Champions #2

Wow! We are back at the stadium with Leeds Rhinos with another group. They have been developing their team learning […]

Why is the rainforest important to us all?

Year 5 have had a fantastic start to their new learning topic. They have been very keen to learn all […]

Persuasive letter writing in 6A

Year 6 have been writing persuasive letters to companies ready to raise funds for a terrible fire that happened in […]

Chinese New Year

Reception are learning about Chinese New Year this week. Today, we made dragons and did some dragon dancing. The children […]

Our science event

4A taught their families all about the digestive system today, and it was messy, and a bit gross, but hopefully lots of […]

Y3 Trip to Synagogue

Last week, year 3 were very lucky to be able to go and visit the synagogue in Shadwell to answer […]

Year 2 Victorian Day

Reading Eggs Ks1 26.1.18


Year 5a update

We have had a busy half term! Here are some photos of our learning this term. Active maths… Play rehearsal! […]

Inspiring Champions at Leeds Rhinos

Year 5 have been learning about being resilient learners at Leeds Carnegie Stadium. This has tied in really well with […]

Reading Eggs KS1 19.1.18

Year 6 mi life course

Yesterday, Year 6 had 3 special visitors sharing with them how to stay physically, emotionally and spiritually healthy. Some of […]

Grid co-ordinates in 4A’s Geography

Year 4 have had fun this afternoon creating a jigsaw of a map of the UK, and then wrote on […]

Reading Eggs KS1 12.1.18

Jack and the Beanstalk – FOPS Panto

Park spring were super lucky to have some visitors. A pantomime show came to perform Jack and the Beanstalk for […]

Mummification in Year 5!

Year 5 learned all the gory details of the mummification process this afternoon, from bathing the body in a special salt […]

Maths in 5b

In maths today, the children of 5b gave Miss Diaper the lesson off as they became teachers of each other! […]

Year 1 Fairytale Ball

On Friday the children began their new topic of Fairytales by attending a ‘Royal Ball’. The children made crowns at […]

Reading Eggs Ks1 5.1.18


Year 1 Toy workshop


Keystage 1 Christmas Production

Christmas dinner

Today was Christmas dinner time at Park Spring where for one day only staff serve the children their dinner and […]

Year 5 poetry reading

For the past week, year 5 have been busy creating their own poems based on the coast/sea. Their hard work […]

Our Riotous Royals Parent event

What a fantastic time we had at our celebration event this morning! We are so proud of the children for […]

Choir singing in Morrison’s

Today several members of the choir sang their hearts out in Morrison’s to raise money for Love the One. We […]

Festival Choir event

On Tuesday 6th December, I had the pleasure of taking a selection of the choir to Leeds Town Hall for […]

Have you got the Coast Factor?

Year 5 have been busily making their coasts. We are really looking forward to the families coming in to see […]

KS2 Music Concert

Yesterday, KS2 held a music concert to celebrate their learning this term. Year 3 played their drums, the choir sang […]

Y3 Water Cycle Assembly

Year 3 did their water cycle assembly this week. Parents were invited in to watch us sing a song about […]

Building Update

Mrs Houghton went into the building site to have a look around this week and managed to get some excellent […]

Stone Age newspaper reports in Year 6

Year 6 have been busy writing newspaper reports around events in the stone age. We are so proud of the […]

8 Times Tables in 3b

3b were introduced to the 8 times tables today. They looked pretty tricky, but we had a go at drawing […]

Clugston’s Assembly

We had a super exciting assembly this morning because we had two of the builders working on our new build […]

Maths in 5b

This morning, 5b were learning about finding the perimeter of a shape. We even drew on the tables! Shh, don’t […]

Friday fun celebrating children in need

Park Spring have had a chaotic but amazing day celebrating children in need. Some children from Year 5/6 went bag […]

Amazing Science writing in Year 6

Year 6 enjoyed their Science topic about the circulatory system so much that they decided to create information texts to […]

Year 5 Loving learning!

We have had a really busy term already. They have enjoyed investigating separating materials after Mrs Digby had a stock […]

Hedgehog bread

Before the half term the children in Reception learnt the story of ‘The Little Red Hen’. The Red Hen sent […]

Year 6 travel back in time!

Year 6 went back in time today to…… The Stone Age. The children sat in caves to create cave paintings, […]

Y3 Trip to Post Hill 7.11.17

Year 3 went on a local walk to Post Hill as part of our Science topic “Our Changing World”. We […]

Year 6 had a exciting visitor this morning from the Yorkshire Evening Post. Nina came to speak to the children […]

Year 1 Big Build Competition

Year 1 Big Build Competition On Tuesday in Year 1 we took part in the Honor Goodsite big build competition. […]

Writing to be proud of in Year 6

Year 6 produced some amazing writing in the last week of term. The children have learnt lots about Diwali in […]

Year 5 Viking parent event

This morning, parents were invited back in time to the year 5 classrooms. We showed off our Viking learning from […]

Year 4’s art gallery

We had a great time at our art gallery opening today! Thanks to everyone who could make it. We are […]

Making our robot sculptures in 4A

4A had a very fun (but very messy!) lesson on Tuesday afternoon, making our robot sculptures. Thank you to everyone […]

Year 3 Sleepover 13.10.17

Last week, year 3 had a sleepover at school. We had an amazing time! First, we had a playtime then […]

4A made delicious jam sandwiches!

In year 4 we have been writing instructions. Today, we made up a set of instructions for how to make a […]

Year 5 trip to Jorvik

On Monday, Year 5 took an exciting trip to York to experience the Vikings first-hand. We went to the Jorvik […]

School council meeting news

Today School Council have been busy coming up with fund raising ideas to make Park Spring a better place. This […]

Builders’ Health and Safety Assembly

This morning, Park Spring had Barry and the rest of his team in to talk to us about Health and […]

Reception Phonics session

On Tuesday 10th October at 9.00am, Reception are holding a phonics session for parents to attend with their child. It […]

Writing in 4A

4A came up with some amazing ideas for their writing today. We were focusing on using new, exciting, challenging vocabulary and […]

The evil pea causes chaos at Park Spring

Yr 2 have had an exciting day. Our classroom was taken over by the Evil Pea causing chaos in the […]

Our New School Councillors

This week, Park Spring have been holding our School Council election. Twenty children read out their manifestos on Monday for […]

Practical maths in year 3

In year 3, we are learning how to add and subtract using 3-digit numbers. In maths, we were allowed to […]

5b Science

This week, 5b have been learning about air resistance and how to create the most air resistance by designing a […]

Attendance Awards 25.9.17

Congratulations to Sam, Jack, Lauren, Kiera, Ashton, Annabelle, Szymon, Elle-Louise, Osato, Daryl and Sophie for receiving this week’s attendance award! […]

RE in Year 3

In Year 3, we are learning about how beliefs are expressed through art. We will be looking at how different […]

Independent learning in 6a

6a have been doing some independent learning in Maths today. They marked each others learning logs, pointing out mistakes and […]

Arty science in year 6 with Mr Barker and Mrs Fowler

Year 6 had a fantastic afternoon with Mr Barker and Mrs Fowler creating models of the heart. It was a […]

Art in 4A

The children’s creativity has continued this week. We have learned about Megan Duncanson and her art, inspired by nature. Look […]

New School Food Ambassadors!

I am proud to announce our our new School Food Ambassadors for this year: Imogen and Ruach. We have had […]

4b’s what inspires an artist day

Last Thursday Year 4 spent the day getting ‘arty’, showcasing their creative side, for part of their learning challenge ‘what inspires […]

Team building in 6a and 6b

6a and 6b have been learning lots of team building skills this afternoon and had lots of fun!

Investigating squared numbers in 6a

6a have been investigating squared numbers in Maths using multilink and squared paper.

Y5 Make Roman Numerals

Year 5 have been working on Roman numerals in maths and this week have used colourful lolly sticks and pencils […]

Year 4A’s Art Day Hook

Year 4A have found out that they are all artists today! We began by going into the nature garden to […]

Year 3b’s first drumming lesson

This year, part of year 3’s music curriculum will include learning the drums with Mr G. We had our first […]

Life in WW2 in Year 6

Year 6 have had an amazing day seeing the life through a persons eyes in WW2. When they came into […]

Maths games in 4A

4A had an amazing time yesterday playing a place value game!

Reading Eggs and Mathletics

Stars of the Year

Here are the stars of the year!

100% attendance all year!

Year 6- Transition week

All the children had fun in their new classes last week and enjoyed lots of fun activities with their new […]

Year 5/6 final friendly football match

Year 5 and 6 had their last final friendly football match on Friday and it ended 1-1. The children were […]

Year 6 leavers party

Year 6 had a fantastic leavers party and will remember all the fun that they had! We started the night […]

Transition week in Year 4

What a fantastic transition week! The new year 4’s are happy, excited, and have done so well in all of […]

Teachers at Park Spring nominated as star of the classroom!

Two of our lovely teachers were nominated for the Yorkshire Evening Post Star of the Classroom award! Miss Haigh and […]

Year 1 Pirate Day

Year 1 had a great day pretending to be pirates! We started the day with a brilliant assembly where the […]

Rounders tournament

Y6/y5 rounder’s tournament match report by Jacob and Tyler First thing at quarter-to 9 we all rushed to school, got […]

Year 4 Sports Festival

Year 4 had a great time at their sports festival yesterday. We were so proud of their enthusiasm and participation […]

Year 6 production

This week year 6 performed the production to the whole school and their parents- they were amazing!!! Thank you to […]

Schools Tour De Yorkshire Cycle Relay

On Tuesday 27th June four of our Year 6 pupils took part in the Schools Tour de Yorkshire Cycle Relay. […]

The Great Pudsey Spell off

Last week the following children took part in The Great Pudsey Spell off. They had a fantastic morning and came […]

Calypso the Indian Tortoise!

Miss Middleton had a real surprise for year 4 today as a reward for all their fantastic learning in their India […]

Attendance awards

Well done to all those children who got an attendance prize today.  These prizes are donated from the Pudsey cluster […]

Attendance winners 03.07.14

Congratulations to our Attendance winners this week…… Maddison, Freya, Matty, Kimi, Olivia, Maisie, Rhaema, Jacob, Blessing, Emily, Cooper, Bella and […]

Summer Reading Challenge

The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays. You can sign up at your local library, […]

Saying goodbye to Mrs Atkins

Today is a very sad day at Park Spring Primary as we say goodbye to Mrs Atkins! We would like […]

Fidget spinner art Year 6

Year 6 have loved creating art using their fidget spinners today!

Year 4 Science

Year 4 had fun yesterday experimenting with the properties of gases. First, we explored what happens when a sponge is submerged […]

Tri Golf Tournament

Y1 Flamborough Trip 26.06.17

Summer Fair

A big thank you to everyone who helped with the preparation and running of the Summer Fair! All of your […]

Mooooove over! Reception are visiting Hesketh Farm!

What a brilliant day, from start to finish! The children were all very sensible on our (very long) coach trip […]

Great Yorkshire Cycle Relay

Yesterday 4 children from Y6 along with Mr B participated in the Great Yorkshire Cycle Relay.   Leeds City Council  […]

Pudsey Cluster Science Day 27.6.17

Today six children visited Southroyd Primary School for a Science Day with eight other local schools. The children made their […]

What a state!

Today in science, 4B tested the state of different foods, turning them from solids to liquids – and back again! […]

Summer fair

Year 4A have had so much messy fun this afternoon making their corner bookmarks for the Summer Fair! It was […]

‘Big Sing’ at Leeds Town Hall

15 children from the choir and across KS2 participated in a ‘Big Sing’ event at the beautiful Leeds Town hall […]

Year 5 Debate

Year 5 have been working on creating a balanced argument in their literacy lessons. Should Leeds City Council allow a […]

KS2 music celebration assembly

KS2 celebrated their musical abilities yesterday by performing for the rest of KS2 and their parents. We had an amazing […]

McDonalds booster reward- Year 6

  Year 6 have worked really hard towards their SATS and some children have attended lots of boosters! For the […]

French posters Year 6

Year 6 have been learning lots of French recently. Here are a few examples of the posters we have created […]

Leeds Rhinos rugby training- Year 6

Year 6 have loved their rugby training with the Rhinos so far and can’t wait to see what the rest […]

Dobroyd 1 day visit- Year 6

Year 6 had a lovely time visiting Dobroyd for the day again. We were at the train station very early […]

Attendance Ambassadors

~ Attendance Winners 19.06.17 ~   Well done to the winner’s of this week’s Attendance awards; Nathan, Brooke, Hazel, Tyler, […]


Do you like cake?   Do you like sewing? Or would you like to help out?   Then come to […]

Building Works Update

The children were able to have a front row seat this morning, watching the first of the demolition works start […]



Year 4 have had an absolutely amazing experience at the year 4 camp over! Before we could start our activities, […]

Attendance Ambassadors

~ Attendance Ambassadors ~   Congratulations to this week’s Attendance Ambassadors; Laila, Jacob, Amelia, Kyedan, Dean, Katie, Kaycie-Lea, Luke, Sam, […]

4As super star home readers!

Wow, well done to these 6 children who read at home every single week last half term! Many of these […]

Year 4’s India morning

Year 4 had lots of fun in their India morning. We loved creating Mendhi designs, and the children (and some […]

5a Science

5a have been learning about Space and Materials in science over the past few weeks. Take a look at some […]

The story of Rama and Sita

Year 4 started their new Literacy topic with a bang today, acting out the story of Rama and Sita as […]


Some of year 4 and year 6 had a great time at the triathlon! Some amazing swimming, running and cycling […]

Mathletics 26.05.17

KS2 Reading Eggs 26.05.17

Triathlon @ John Smeaton 26.05.17

Year 4 exploring area and perimeter

Year 4 had a really fun time using their problem solving skills! The poor animals had no home and we were […]

Flowers inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

In year 3 we have been studying paintings by Georgia O’Keeffe. We have been trying to paint in her style […]

Year 6- Orienteering event

Some children from Year 6 had lots of fun taking part in an orienteering event at John Charles. They worked […]

~ KS1 Reading Eggs ~

Year 5 Mosque visit

On Thursday 11th May, year 5 were fortunate enough to be invited to visit the Leeds Grand Mosque to learn […]

Behaviour Role Model!

Congratulation to Harley for been our Behaviour Role Model in 4B this week! Harley has been showing 5, using his […]

Reading Eggs 19.05.17

Star readers 19.05.17

Here are the KS2 star readers of this week!

Should we have a royal family?- Year 6 debate

Year 6 have enjoyed writing a debate about whether we should have a royal family or not. Today they split […]

~ More of Malham……..

Some photos of the children’s adventures on Thursday 😀   Luckily it was a bright, sunny day🌞🌞 We went fishing […]

~ Y5 Malham Visit so far…… ~

~ Y5 Malham Visit so far……   We arrived safely yesterday afternoon……   We’ve been having a great time so […]

KS2 tag ruby tournament.

Some children in KS2 had a lovely day out at the tag rugby finals at  The John Charles Center Of […]

Classification- Year 6 Science

Yesterday in Science Year 6 learnt about classification and how plants and animals are classified. To start we decided to […]

Ch ch ch changes performance- Year 6

Today Year 6 watched a performance named ch ch ch changes which was about the changes both boys and girls […]

Y3 Hunt for Bog Babies

In year 3, our literacy has been based around the book The Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis. We have written […]

All about the British Empire!

Year 4 had fun this afternoon, learning all about the British Empire during Queen Victoria’s reign! We found the countries […]

Year 6 capacity investigation

Year 6 had lots of fun investigating capacity. We tried to guess what 100ml looked like in a plastic cup. […]

End of Year SATS celebration Year 6

Year 6 had a lovely day celebrating the end of SATS. First we had some chill out time colouring in […]

~ Attendance Winners 15.05.17 ~

~ Attendance Winners 15.05.17 ~   Congratulations to this week’s Attendance Winners:-   Izzy, Katy, Cali, Harry, Brooke, Amelia, Brandon, […]


Well done to all of our Y6 children for completing their SATS exams last week.   They all worked incredibly […]

Fun in Nursery! Thursday EUREKA!

What a lovely day we had at Eureka! Despite the train arriving a bit late, the children coped brilliantly and […]

Musical instruments in science

Year 4 had a fantastic time making their own instruments in science and learned, very enthusiastically, all about how sound […]

Leeds United Reading Resources

On Wednesday 3rd May, we were very grateful to be presented with our Premier League Primary Stars Reading Resources box […]

Y2 Sculpture Event

Last Tuesday 2nd May, Y2 enjoyed a sculpture day.   They were visited by a local artist, who assisted the […]

Fun in Nursery! Tuesday Eureka Trip

Boys and girls, we are SO proud of you. You behaved amazingly during our trip to Eureka. You used such […]

Fun in Nursery! The Troll Show!

The children have been singing and dancing a lot to the music from the Trolls film. Some of the children […]

Fun in Nursery! Start of Summer 1

The AM and Beginning of the week children visited St Mark’s Church for our Easter celebration – they sang their […]

Super Story Boxes in nursery

Thank you for your AMAZING effort with your story boxes Nursery, we are over the moon with what you’ve created. Well […]

Amazing Story Box Effort!

Wow! Over the Easter Holidays SO MANY children were getting creative with their story boxes. We were amazed by the […]

Year 4’s ‘silent debate’

A first for 4A …. complete silence!! We really enjoyed debating the question “should children have to do tests” in […]

KS2 Spring Celebration

KS2 had a spring celebration on Monday afternoon on 08.05.17 where they invited a grown up to join us to give […]

KS1 Reading Eggs certificates

KS1 Spring Celebration

KS1 had a Spring Celebration on Thursday afternoon 04.05.17 where they invited a grown up to join us and gave them a […]

Star readers of the week 05.05.17

Reading Eggs certifciates

Mathletics Gold certificates 05.05.17

5a raise money for Love the One

Year 5 were in fantastic form on Friday, they managed to raise over £100 for Love the One, helping shoppers […]

Reading Eggs certificates 28.04.17

Mathletics Golds 28.04.17

Readers of the week certificates

Reception put on a show!

Some of the Reception children have thoroughly enjoyed being involved in our ‘creative project’ this week. Enthusiastic individuals chose a […]

Ch Ch Ch Changes

Year 6 Ch Ch Ch Changes   Ch Ch Ch Ch Changes is a 30 minute play with original songs […]

‘Love Food, Hate Waste Club’ returns to Park Spring!

The third set of ‘Love Food, Hate Waste’ cooking sessions has now begun! This week we used some food from […]

~ Attendance Winners 24.04.17 ~

Congratulations to our Attendance winners this week……   Dylan, Makayla, Leila, Charlie, Cole, Taylor-Mae, Ben, Cody, Kaycee, Cali, Harley, Sinead, […]

Fun in Nursery! (Spring 2 – Mother’s Day celebrations)

Mothers’ Day Tea Party   Getting ready: The children prepared the plates and healthy snacks…     …and set the […]

Fun in Nursery! (Spring 2)

I hope that you’ve enjoyed the bombardment of photographs and that they work as a good prompt for your child […]

Mathletics 21.04.17

Reading Eggs KS2 21.04.17

Star readers of the week

Reading Eggs Certificates – KS1- 21.04.17

Year 6- Grammar boot camp

Year 6 had a fun filled afternoon outside in the sunshine completing grammar boot camp! They completed physical activities e.g. […]

Autism Awareness Coffee Morning

A huge thank you to everyone that attended the Autism Awareness Coffee Morning today.   The event was a great […]

Year 4’s “Riotous Royals” day!

Year 4 had a very exciting day yesterday learning all about William the Conqueror and the Battle of Hastings. Check […]

~ Attendance Ambassadors 18.04.17 ~

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance winners…….   Tyler, Erin, Elizabeth, Spencer, Ella, Joshua, Ayden, Rhaema, Alex & Layla   Pictured […]

The Big Move (End of Spring 1)

Time for the big move to our new classroom.   We talked a lot about the move and the reasons […]

Fun in Nursery! (Spring 1 – Trip to Morrisons)

Lots of children were keen to play shops this half term so alongside equipping them with shopping lists, shopping baskets […]

Fun in Nursery! (Spring 1 – ‘The Minnie Mouse Show’)

Following an interest in Minnie Mouse, during group time, a selection of children created their own ‘Minnie Mouse Show’ with […]

Fun in Nursery! (Spring 1)

Here’s the next collection of fabulous Nursery photo’s!

Year 6 You Tube Generation …. grammar!

Year 6 have come back with great attitudes to learning! Mrs Digby set them the challenge of creating an engaging […]

4B Anglo-Saxon Parents Celebration Event

  Thank you to all of those parents who were able to come and celebrate the learning we have done […]

3b Easter Egg Hunt 30.3.17

Today, 3b went on the FOPS Easter Egg hunt in the Nature Garden. We had a great time finding all […]

Our star home learners!

Wow! Well done to these 5 children who read 3 times at home every week this half term! They have earned […]

Our Anglo Saxon Celebration Event

Thank you so much to all of the parent’s who attended. The children were so excited to show you their […]

Race for Love 30.3.17

Today we held our first ever Race for Love event at Park Spring. It started off as a small fundraising […]

LEGO experience!

Wow! What an amazing time 4B have had at the LEGO experience! First, we created a helicopter spinner, using a […]

Thackray Medical Museum 29.3.17

Today, year 3 went on a trip to Thackray Medical Museum. We had a great time doing Teeth and Healthy Eating […]

FOPS Easter Egg Hunt


Fun in Nursery (Spring 1)

And here’s more! Don’t miss ‘The Minnie Mouse Show (written and performed by Park Spring Nursery), look at our new […]

Fun in Nursery! (Autumn 2)

Here’s my second collection of photo’s …take a look at our lovely Nursery children in action in the run-up to […]

Fun in Nursery! (Autumn 1)

It has been my aim to post lots of lovely things from Nursery and, hooray, here’s the first post!   […]

Year 5/6 fundraising for Love the One

Year 5/6 thoroughly enjoyed raising money for Love The One today! The nail painting station and origami class went down […]

Attendance Winners 27.03.17

~ Attendance Winners 27.03.17 ~   Congratulations to this week’s attendance winners…….. Mikey, Niall, Haaris, Henley, Dean, Jack, Olivia, Aaron, […]

Visit from the Easter Bunny…..

Park Spring has had a very important (and secret!) visitor…….   The Easter Bunny has been, hiding all of the […]

Mathletics Gold 24.03.14

KS2 Reading Eggs

Reader of the week

KS1 Reading Eggs Certificates 24.03.17

The Digestive System

You’re never too old for play dough! Year 4 have had a great time making different parts of the digestive system and […]

Digital leaders blog

 The digital leaders received an email yesterday about their enthusiastic blog entry. They sent back the following: I’m just emailing […]

Y3B Art Exhibition

Year 3 had a superb exhibition of our science projects this week. Our learning question for this half term has […]

5a get a surprise visit from a Leeds Rhinos player…

Every Wednesday, 5a go to Leeds Carnegie stadium to learn about teamwork and other social skills. However yesterday we got  […]

Magic Squares

Today, year 4 had a go at solving some Magic Squares, where the numbers in each column and row have […]

The Digestive System!

4B really enjoyed putting together an information text about the digestive system. They used play-doh to carefully form the different […]

~ Attendance Ambassadors 20.03.17 ~

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance winners:   Ben, Oscar, Lee, Ashton, Charlie, Ella, Jodie, Kyedan, Luke, Scarlett and Makayla   […]

Caterpillar visitors in Year 6

We are growing caterpillars in Year 6 so your children may be bringing them home to keep warm for the […]

Year 6 dance the afternoon away with Leeds Rhinos

Year 6 thoroughly enjoyed learning some street dance moves yesterday afternoon with Leeds Rhinos. The children warned up by shaking […]

Year 1 fire safety visit

As part of their Learning Challenge on the Great Fire of London Year 1 really enjoyed their fire safety talk […]

Leeds Rhinos ‘Inspiring Champions’

Every Wednesday, 5a go to Headingly Carnegie Stadium. We learn various things such as how important healthy diets and exercise […]

A special visit for year 5…

This afternoon, year 5 were privileged to have a visit from the Leeds Utd player, Ronaldo Vieira! The team from […]

LTO fundraiser

~ Attendance Winners 13.03.17 ~

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance Winners;   Lucas, Logan, Casey, Luke, Olivia, Brandon, Jack, Kane, Jake, Amelia and William Pictured […]

Park Spring’s got talent

There was some amazing talent on show at Park Spring’s got talent last night. So much so that the judges […]

Anglo Saxon Beowulf stories – 4a

Year 4 are getting ready to write their own version of a Beowulf story and have had so much fun […]

Year 1 Great Fire of Park Spring

As part of their Learning Challenge on ‘The Great Fire of London’ Year 1 held the Great Fire of Park […]

Anglo Saxons – 4a

Year 4 have had a brilliantly artistic afternoon of Anglo Saxon activities.   They’ve designed and made their own shields […]

5b Lego trip

Take a look at the fun 5b had on their two day trip to Crawshaw academy, where they spent the […]

Year 1- Visit from Tony Wilson


Tony Wilson – Storyteller

Tony Wilson has arrived in school today, to hold storytelling sessions with each year group.   A reminder that parents/carers […]

~ Attendance Winners 06.03.17 ~

~ Attendance Winners ~   Congratulation’s to this week’s Attendance winners;   Brooke, Grace, Sienna, Harley, Melissa, Maddison, Kiera, Kaycee, […]

FOPS “Brits” Disco

Lent Daily Acts of Kindness

Throughout Lent, Mrs Mahoney has created a slogan for a daily act of kindness, the purpose of which is to make others happy/feel […]

5a Lego Experience

On Tuesday, 5a visited Crawshaw academy to learn about programming. We used laptops to type in code to make Lego […]

Shrove Tuesday

Today, we had pancakes to celebrate Lent and discussed the importance of this holiday to Christians. What are you going […]

Teeth experiment!

Yesterday, 4B looked at the different teeth in our mouths. To help us understand the jobs of the teeth, we […]

An Anglo Saxon Village

We had a great time yesterday, designing, drawing and annotating our own Anglo Saxon village! We explained why the settlement […]

KS1 Reading Certificates 24.02.17

~ Attendance Winners 27.02.17 ~

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance winners!!:-   Jasmine, Dammy, Ashton, Charlie, Jack, Olivia, Elizabeth, Jaylah, Ronnie, Harvey, Lacey & Lee […]

Fun with French!

Year 4 have been busy revising their French numbers 1-12 in a game of hopscotch.

Maths in 5a!

This week in maths 5a have been immersed in different activities. From using lots of visual aids to help with […]

Beowulf Drama

We have started our new class book, Beowulf, and are loving learning even more about the Anglo Saxons through this […]


Year 4 have been learning about our digestive system and how food goes on an amazing journey through our bodies. […]

Ofsted Parent View Questionnaire

Please click on the link below to complete the Parent View questionnaire:    

~ Attendance Ambassadors ~

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance winners!!:-   Picture 1: Thomas, Lillian, Daisy, Alfie, Spencer, Lenni, Beatrix, Lewis, Amelia, Harvey & […]

Y1 Fairy-tale Ball

Y1 Fairytale Ball   Thanks to all  the  parents who came to the Y1 Fairytale workshop on Thursday 9th February.   The […]

World Book Day

World Book Day 2nd March 2017 Flier

New Reception and Nursery classrooms!

After a very busy two days setting up the new classrooms, we are pleased to show you a sneak preview […]

Year 6 boosters

Year 6 have been amazing and  have been working really hard at their learning at boosters, working in pairs looking […]

Internet safety day at Park Spring

KS2 have been having an exciting time learning about internet safety. They have been looking at how photos give information […]

Love the One Bun Sale

Thank you to everyone who has sent in donations for the Bun Sale today.   The buns/cakes went on sale […]

Tennis Tournament

  On Wednesday 8th January 2017, 8 KS2 pupils travelled to Crawshaw High School to compete in a mini tennis tournament. […]

The Water Cycle

Year 3 have been learning about the water cycle in science for the past few weeks and we had a […]

Digital leaders

              The digital leaders have been really busy this evening with their 2nd module online. They have learnt lots […]

~ Bun Sale Thursday 9th February ~

The School Council will be holding a bun/cake sale this week on Thursday 9th February.   Cakes/buns will be on […]

Love of reading

It was nice to see 4B enjoying some time in the reading corner last week with a good book!

LED Bugs!

Over this half term, year 4 have been looking at electricity. Today, we put our knowledge to the test to […]

Wear Red Day

On Friday 3rd February, children and staff wore items of red clothing in aid of supporting the Children’s Heart Unit […]

Attendance Awards

Congratulations to this week’s Attendance Awards winners;   Matlida, Erin, Nathan, Abigail, Jacob, Runako, Jacob, Dean, Tanya, Owen, Archie, Logan, […]

KS1 Super Handwriting!

Some of our KS1 children were awarded for producing some wonderful handwriting for Mrs Munton today.   Congratulations to the […]

Year 6 Ice skating reward

Year 6 love ice skating this week as their reward for working hard towards the SATS. Some Year 6’s were […]

Reading Eggs Certificates KS1

3 February 2017  

School Expansion Update

Works to create the new car park at Hough Top have started this week.   Photos of the progress made […]

Murton Park

Year 4 had an amazing time at Murton Park! We learned all about the Anglo Saxons, who they were and […]

~ Park Spring Cook Book ~

Please see below for another tasty recipe idea!……. INGREDIENTS : … 1 ball of mozzarella 1 pot single cream 1 […]

Y1 Farsley Celtic Sports Hall Event

Library mascot competition entries!

It was great today to see so many children keen to complete their library mascot competition entries today! Make sure […]

Year 6 descriptive writing of a tragic event

 Year 6 have love retelling the story of a boy in an abandoned village called ‘birthday boy’. Today they have […]

Reception’s Local Area Walk!

Reception have recently been learning about the local area after showing an interest in maps. They have practised following a […]


Continuing to build circuits, this time with home made switches! Lots of fun all round!  

Science – Electricity

We have been investigating how electricity works, how to make circuits and light bulbs, learning about some famous scientists and […]

Library Mascot Competition – Love our library

We need to love our library! As part of this we have launched a competition for children to design a […]

Adjectival use with a twist!

This week in literacy, we have been looking at diary entries and the importance of adjectives to describe situations and […]

Learning and perseverance in year 4

In year 4 we have been using our growth mindsets and attempting challenges. The children were so keen to continue […]

Crazy Catapults!

Year 5 recently took part in a ‘crazy’ catapult challenge as part of their Design and Technology learning. They each […]

Extreme reading winners!!!

Following up from the Christmas reading challenge, here are our EXTREME reading winners! The reading team chose 1st,2nd and 3rd […]

~ Aladdin Pantomime 21.01.2017 ~

On Saturday 21 January, pupils and staff attended a pantomime to see a performance of Aladdin.   All of the […]

~ Attendance Ambassadors ~

Congratulations to this week’s winners of the Attendance Awards:   Kaycee, Jaylah, Dean, Cody, George, Jacob, Lee, Bradley, Annabelle, Elizabeth, […]

Reading Eggs Certificates 20.01.2017

Brain Play dough!

Last week 12/01/17, KS1 made brain models of play dough. In Nurture, they have been learning about the brain and how different parts […]

Games Club 16.01.17

Investigating how mirrors work in Year 6

Year 6 spent the afternoon investigating how mirrors work in Science particularly looking at how words are reflected in a […]


  Today, year 4 had a very important visitor. Paul the electrician came  to help us learn about how to stay […]

~ Park Spring Cookbook ~

  Please see our first recipe of the Park Spring Cookbook. We are still looking for your recipes. Please send them […]

Year 6 Science Writing

Year 6 have been doing some amazing writing as part of their Science topic.   They have produced some stunning […]

~ Attendance Ambassadors ~

~ Attendance Ambassadors ~ Congratulations to this week’s winners of our Attendance Awards; Billy, Leo, Harvey, Lewis, Grace, Jasmine, Jan, […]

Using GMS in Maths

We’ve been trying some really challenging new methods in maths recently and year 3 have had a super attitude towards […]

Spring Term 1 2017 Dinner Menu

Please click on the below link to view the latest lunchtime menu:   jan-2017-half-term-dinner-menu   *Please note that the Jan […]

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   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


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 […]

Yr 3/4 Spellings Spring Term 1

Y4 Spellings Spring Term 1  

Mathletic Gold

Congratulation to Dammy, who received his Mathletic Gold certificate last week.

Year 6 residential- Robin wood (Dobroyd Castle)

Last week on Wednesday to Friday Year 6 went to Dobroyd Castle. They were very excited and nervous when they […]

Year 6 reading research

William, Dwnea and Ines helped Mrs Digby by interviewing children in Key Stage 2 about their reading interests. They had […]

Year 3/4 Christmas production

Wow! The children have written and performed an amazing performance… they persevered with learning their lines. They sung French songs, […]

School Choir at the Gables

A fantastic effort from Mrs Cook and her wonderful choir who shared Christmas joy with the elderly folk at the […]

Toy workshop 10.12.15

To complete our toy learning challenge parents came into school to help us make toys. We made musical instruments, shakers, […]

KS1 Christmas performance

KS2 Music celebration event

Thank you to everyone who took part in the KS2 Christmas celebration event. All the children were very brave and […]

Flower models

  Year 6 made some amazing flower models with Mrs Fowler as part of our learning challenge ‘Can plants take […]

Leeds town hall

The choir were fortunate enough to be able to sing with lots of other school choirs at the Leeds Town […]

Key Stage 2 visit to St Marks

Year 3/4 Production rehearsals…

We have written the play and now we are rehearsing it. If you would like to help make props or […]

The Great Fire of London

This half term Year 1 have looked at the Great Fire of London. In Literacy we looked at     Samuel Pepy’s […]

X Factor in year 3/4 – what makes the perfect play?

We had a great afternoon on Monday. We saw acting, singing, dancing and even had some fantastic stand up comedians. […]

Halloween disco

WW1 topic in 3/4 A

We have had a great time creating art linked to armistice day, writing ration books and thinking of how different […]

Reading Eggs Certificates

Congratulations to the children who achieved their Reading Eggs certificates in Friday 6th November assembly.

3/4 A – A visit from a Brownie, a Jewish celebration and playscript writing!

We have had a busy time in 3/4A – lots of good fun! We ate some Jewish food on a […]

4th November 2015


Reception Newsletter

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Year 3/4B Lego Experience

Year 3/4B had an amazing experience at Crawshaw carrying out loads of Lego challenges. Over the two morning’s they made […]

Reception Newsletter Week 7

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Year 3/4 celebration event!

We had a fantastic celebration afternoon to finish our learning challenge! We sang to parents, showed our work, watched videos […]

Y3 Sleepover … Live!

Don’t worry … the children are being fed! Check out these happy faces and fantastic pizzas. Thanks Auntie  Joan you […]

The Park Spring Pond!

What an amazing end to the week! As you will see just going home on a Friday night is not […]

Reception Newsletter Wk 6

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Black history day in year 3/4

Today we have had a fantastic morning celebrating Black History Day. We have been looking at each others learning logs […]

Open Evening

We will be holding an Open Evening on Tuesday 17th November 2015 from 6pm for Parents/Carers of children who will […]

Big Dig Feeding Zone!

Big Dig – October 2015

A fantastic turn out for our first Big Dig of this school year! Over 80 children, parents and staff enjoyed […]

Reception Newsletter Week 5

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Big Dig 10-12

Come along to the Big Dig this Saturday 10-12 and see the changes we are making to our nature garden. […]

Year 6 Space learning logs

Year 6 impressed Miss Benson with their Space learning logs this week and how much effort they put into their […]

Maths magic in year 3/4

We have had a fantastic time in year 3/4 making 3D shapes out of spaghetti and marshmallow and plastic polydrons. […]

Reception Newsletter Autumn Term Week 3

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Year 6 school council manifesto launch

Year 6 really enjoyed the school council elections this year and the finalised list for voting is as follows Boys- […]

Mathlete of the Week

Congratulations Asmi on your ‘Gold Mathletics’ award this week. You have worked very hard and we are all very proud […]

Year 6’s first assembly as leaders!

On Friday, Year 6 completed their first assembly as the assembly leaders. They were very brave and I was very […]

Shooting through space- Year 5/6 visit from the planetarium

On Tuesday 15th September Year 5/6 had a visit from astrophysicist Kevin Reed and his planetarium. They loved sitting inside […]

The Queens Royal Garden Party

On Friday 18th September the children ended their Queen learning challenge with a Royal Garden party. The children worked hard […]

Welcome to Year 1!

Welcome to Year 1! 1A – Miss Horton and Mrs Place 1B- Mrs Smith and Miss Redhead Year 1 intervention […]

Gables Visit with Apple Crumble!

On Friday 18th September Mrs Doran, Mrs Mays and 7 children made a visit to the Gables rest home for […]

Friday Celebration Assemblies 18th September 2015

A fantastic start to the year for all our award winners and their families that came to celebrate success in […]

Year 3/4

Year 3/4 have had an exploding start to the year. In topic, we have been learning about volcanoes and compared […]

Celebration Assembly

Here are photos of the stars of the year and 100% attendance. Well done to everyone who won an award. […]

Love Food Hate Waste Parents cooking club

Since April, Gemma and I have been working with Lindsey and Dylan, Marie and Ashton and Zoe and Lauren to […]

Healthy Schools award

On Thursday 9th July, Izzy Hutton, Owen Crabtree and I went to the Leeds Civic Hall to receive our Healthy […]

Year 4 camp over.

On Friday 12th and Saturday 13th Year 4 stayed at school ALL day and ALL night…. for a some fantastic, […]

I have a voice!

Year 5 and 6 teamed up to raise up a shout against injustice during Global Week. Following the theme of […]

Year 3/4 Sewing spectacular!

Today year 3/4 started their new topic to make a class quilt! This is a big adventure of us and […]

Global week

In Year 3 and 3/4 this week we have been learning about democratic and non democratic countires linking from our […]

Year 3/4 Pudsey park trip

On Tuesday 2nd June Year 3 and 3/4 took the long walk… to Pudsey Park. Here they met Robert the […]

Year 1’s Bonkers Zoo!

To conclude Year 1’s Animals topic in Science Park Spring’s hall was transformed into a zoo! In the last week of term our year 1 children […]

Year 6 Party on the Park!

Democracy day in KS2

On the 7th May children at Park Spring took part in democracy day. In key stage 2 we spent the […]

Exotic Animals Visit Year 1!

Last week year 1 had lots of fun learning about and handling various exotic animals! They met a monkey, skunk, […]

RAK (Random Acts of Kindness) Squad share the love

The RAK Squad decided to share a bit of Year 6 love around the school last week, they made up […]

Year 3/4 Lego programming experience

On Tuesday and Wednesday Year 3/4 went to Crawshaw to build Lego objects and learn how to program them to […]

Local MP, Mr Andrews, visits Park Spring

Today was a very special day for the School Council, as they had a visit from Stuart Andrews their local […]

Food Policy

Food policy v3

Year 3/4 Science and Topic celebration afternoon!

Year 3 and 3/4 had a fantastic afternoon yesterday showing off their work to parents in a celebration event. The […]

Right angled triangle

In year 3/4 we have been looking at right angles in maths. The children looked at how they can create […]

Book review competition

Year 3/4 have loved getting creative and making their book reviews for the FOPS competition. They have all created some […]

Kirkstall Abbey House Museum Bear Hunt Trip

On Tuesday morning and Thursday afternoon this week Nursery travelled to Kirkstall Abbey House Museum. We completed craft activities making […]

Parent Art Course

Park Spring parents have successfully completed a 10 week Art course. Planning, organising and working together to create a large […]

Nature walk- looking for signs of Spring

This week the children used nature detective sheets to find signs of spring in our garden, school grounds and nature […]

Reading Eggs

Congratulations to the children who have achieved a reading eggs certificate this week.

Mathletics: The Great Gold Bar Challenge

The great Gold Bar Challenge has finally come to an end and we are now busy collating the scores. We […]

3D Fun

Could you resist playing with MARSHMALLOWS without putting one in your mouth? Well, today 6M made 3D shapes using spaghetti […]

Golden Tuesday in year 5

Today in year 5 we have been exploring forces, air resistance, friction and gravity – we investigated the forces working […]

Wow – above and beyond outfit for the Easter play!

Well done Sky for designing and making your outfit!

World Book Day

We had a fantastic day on World Book Day at Park Spring. The author and storyteller, Tony Wilson, came in […]

Make your face funny for money!

And the Winners are …


Its been a busy time at Park Spring over the past few weeks. Lots of children have got certificates for […]

PSHE policy summary


Fluffy visits Year 5

Yesterday, Rhianna’s mum came to Park Spring to bring in Fluffy, a chicken which Rhianna has raised from an egg. […]

Flag Competition

Year 6 have entered a competition and designed a flag. Here is the winning competition on the link.

Dance Club

Miss Benson is really impressed about how hard the pupils in her dance class have been working. Here are some […]

Reading with Keith Senior

The children in 6M were so excited to have a visit from Keith during the ‘Day to Remember’. Some lucky […]

Indian Cooking

Today 6M took part in an Indian themed experience, to help raise money for Love the One (Park Spring’s partner […]

Coast Factor

Year 6 have been creating their own lazy, coastal towns and writing advertisements to invite people to relocate. Have a look […]

Blades of Fire!

Today, Year 6 took to the Ice to celebrate their improved attendance. They started their journey at school and walked […]

Pudsey Cluster ‘Give it 100%’

Congratulations to Hannah, Clara and Grace who have won prizes in the Pudsey ‘Give it 100%’ competition.

Gold Certificates

Congratulations to the children who achieved their Mathletics and Reading Eggs gold certificates.

Sound of the week table (Spring)

Please continue to support us with our learning in Phonics, by bringing in objects from home beginning with the sound […]

Christmas Parties

The children enjoyed the Christmas parties, playing pass the parcel, eating party food, dancing and meeting Santa.

St Mark’s Christmas visit

The children visited St Mark’s Church with KS1 and KS2 to sing along to the Christmas carols.

Welcome to Nursery

Year 6 loose their sight for the day

On the first day back at school the children in Year 6 had something taken from them… THEIR SIGHT! The […]

Year 6 residential – Dobroyd Castle

On Wednesday 10th – Friday 12th December, Year 6 travelled to Dobroyd Castle for a 3 day residential. It was […]

Mathletic Golds

We have had lots of children working hard over the last few weeks to get their mathletic golds. Congratulations to […]

LQ: If you were a song, what would your lyrics be?

On Monday 17th November, Park Spring had some very special visitors from Pudsey Tyersal, Pudsey Lowtown, Calverley Parkside and Calverley […]

Squishy Circuits

Today 6M had a scientific morning! They were visited by the Engineers Without Borders, from Leeds university, to create Squishy […]

New Activity Trail

We are pleased to announce that the KS2 activity trail is going to be replaced soon. Here is an image […]

WW1 Army Bootcamp

The children in year 5 and 6 travelled back in time to WW1  this week to find out the answer […]

Year 6’s Musical instruments

During Year 6’s Learning challenge on Sound they were set the task of creating their own musical instrument. Have a […]

Big Dig October 2014

What a fantastic day we have had out in the sunshine, clearing ivy, chopping down trees and helping to make […]

RAK (Random Acts of Kindness) SQUAD

The RAK SQUAD have been spreading smiles around Park Spring today by giving out home made certificates and bunches of […]


It has been a wonderful week for our determined Year 6’s. They have been out in all weathers, braving the […]

Brownlee Brothers Triathlon

Last Wednesday, 12 nervous triathletes from KS2 set off to compete in a Triathlon organised by the Olympic medal winning Brownlee Brothers […]

Mathletic Golds

Wow. Look at all of the children who have got their Mathletic Golds. Congratulations to all of the children. They […]

Year 5

Year 5 have had a great start to the year, we have started our trumpet lessons with Mr Tong. Harry […]

Year 3/4

Year 3/4 had fun completing a science experiment using orange juice, as cracker and a zip lock bag! They mushed […]

Big Dig

It is that time of year again, the Big Dig. We will be tiding up the school and doing other […]

Don’t Stop The Music!

We have been chosen as one of eight schools in the country for the music project on channel 4. You […]

Year 6 had a groovy day!

I was so impressed with the effort that children (and let’s face it parents) had gone to for Park Spring’s […]

Year 6 Football

Over the past 2 weeks Year 6 have been playing football regularly, not only trying to improve their skill but […]

War of the Roses

History came alive today as Year 6 travelled back to the start of the Tudor period.  The final battle of […]

Leeds Rhinos

11 lucky children got the chance to play on the Headingley Rugby pitch at half time in the Leeds Rhinos […]

Year 5 Chess

Year 5 invited 2 classes of Year 5 pupils from Greenhill Primary School to participate in a chess tournament in […]

Pudsey Cluster Logo Competition

Congratulations to Jared Hutton, who won the competition for designing a logo for the new Pudsey Family of Schools. Jess […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to these children, who have achieved their Mathletic Golds. They have worked all of the way up to the […]

Reverend Keith Assembly

Reverend Keith delivered his final assembly of the year. Thank you very much the children really enjoyed it. Take a […]

Malham Parents Afternoon

Year 5 invited parents to come into school on Tuesday 8th July, in the afternoon to look at the work […]

Year 6 Production

Year 6 will be performing their production of Bugsy Malone. Please see attached the letter that your child should have […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to these children, who have achieved their Mathletic Golds. Well done to Paige, Lins, Obed, Isabelle, Jordan, April, Raushan, […]

Nursery Sports Day!

Nursery had a fantastic time at our Nursery sports day event (Wednesday 2nd July). Lots of parents came to cheer […]

St Marks Summer Craft Day

Nursery visited St Marks church on Wednesday 11th June to complete summer craft activities, kindly provided by the church. We […]

Park Spring’s 50th Anniversary!

On Saturday 13th September 10-12pm the school will be hosting a Community Day event to celebrate Park Spring’s 50th anniversary. […]

Leeds Rhinos Morning

Wow! What a morning! We have had a special visit from the Leeds Rhinos, who taught us about being healthy. […]

Sports Day

Congratulations to everyone who took part in our fantastic sports day. It was a brilliant event and everyone competed hard, […]

2014-15 Holiday Dates

Attached is the Edcuation Leeds Holiday Dates. School will announce their five training days later. They are on the calendar […]

Summer Holidays Events

There is lots going on over the summer. Check out the attachment here.

Team Challenge

Team challenge tonight was exciting and nerve racking as Year 5 had to complete 4 nail biting challenges. Firstly, the […]

Year 5 Boot Camp

On Tuesday 24th June, Year 5 was given the opportunity to take part in Boot Camp with Mrs Munton. This […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to these children, who have achieved their Mathletic Golds. Well done to Frankie, Trisha, Abigail, Maddison, Jayron, Freddie and […]

Park Spring sponsors Soma; a child in India.

Park Spring are teaming up with a charity in India, Love The One, to support them in their work they […]

Summer Fair Fun!

In preparation for the fantastic Summer Fair year 6 have been making things to sell :  ranging from strange googly eyed […]

Letters from the Queen and Blue Peter!

6A were very excited to get some letters. Finley and Lucy received letters and, importantly, blue and white badges! April […]

Final visit from local MP, Stuart Andrews

The School Council will be reporting back to Stuart Andrews, their local MP, on the 11th July at 12pm. In […]

6B loves Science

This week 6b have been answering learning questions not only in Maths but in Science too! Some of the questions […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to these children, who have achieved their Mathletic Golds. Well done to Rhianna, Robyn, Caitlin, Jay, Lucy, Amelia, Ross, […]

Drama Day

Drama Day at Calverley Parkside Primary On Tuesday 5th May some Year 5 pupils and Mrs Clark went to a […]

Eureka Trip – Tuesday

Nursery children enjoyed a trip to Eureka this week. We travelled by coach and explored the galleries inside the museum. […]

Church Wedding Trip

Wednesday 23rd April Foundation children visited St Mark’s church for a wedding celebration following Miss Johnson’s own wedding at the […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Danielle, Carter, Kaitlin, Mia, Jude, Kian and Jordan, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1,000 […]

Plants – Year 3

In year 3, we are learning about plants for the next few weeks. By the end of the unit we […]

Textiles Club

Throughout Spring term 2 Year 5 and Year 4 children have attended a Textiles Club after school on Thursdays. They […]

Blessing the community – A visit to the Gables.

A huge thank you to the children that took part in the first ‘Blessing the Community’ project. The residents of […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Connor, Gabrielle, Thomas, Oliwia, Emily, Nicholas, Lucy, Jaydan, Abigail and George, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. […]

World Book Day

Park Spring celebrated World book day in style, with a week of reading and writing related events. On Tuesday we […]

Virtual Learning Environment

Year 3 and 4 are using the schools new Virutal Learning Enviornment (VLE). There homework this week is set on […]

Pancake Day!

On Pancake day we ate pancakes as our snack. We chose our own toppings either jam, chocolate spread, sugar or lemon […]

World Book Day Nursery !

For World Book Day children came to school in fancy dress and enjoyed sharing with the class their costumes in our […]

Leeds in Bloom Competition

Children from all year groups chose to enter the Leeds in Bloom competition. The children spent their lunch time in […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Hollie, Izzy, Anna, Phoebe and Martha, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1,000 points for […]

Year 6 Maths

Year 6 have been making maths practical. Check out some of the images.

Stick Man!

This week the children have completed activities around our focus story ‘Stick Man’. They visited the nature garden to collect […]

Our Giant Topic!

After reading the story of ‘The Smartest Giant in Town’ the children enjoyed measuring themselves to find the giant in […]

The Gingerbread Man Story

Throughout January the children have enjoyed ‘The Gingerbread Man’ topic. The children enjoyed listening to the story and learning the […]

History Day

On Thursday morning we (Paige and Hollie) went to Pudsey Lowtown for the day to learn about History. First we […]

Give it 100%

Give it 100% is back for 2014. Be in school every day from February 24th to March 21st for your […]

Park Springer of the Month

The school council have been passionate about making Park Spring better this year, so much so they fund raised in […]

WW2 assembly

A huge thank you to all the parents that came to the Year 5 and Year 6 WW2 assembly. The […]

Handwriter of the Week

This week at Park Spring, we introduced Handwriter of the week. Congratulations to all of the winners Katie, Caitlin, Anna, […]

Roman Catapults

Over this half term, year 3 and 4 have been learning about the Roman’s. Last week, they were looking at […]

WW2 day year 5 and 6

On Monday 27th January the delightful year 5 and 6 children were transported (with the help of a spoonful of […]

Maths Investigators Day

This week saw Park Spring host a maths investigation day for children from our school and from the schools in […]

Year 3 Sleepover

On Friday 17th January, year 3 had a extraordinary night in school. They stayed behind after everyone else had gone […]

Mathletic Golds

Wow! What a fantastic few weeks we have had on Mathletics. Lots of children have been working hard over the […]


Before Christmas, the dance group worked extremely hard rehearsing for the first audition of the Great Big Dance Off. We […]

Reading Eggs

Congratulations to the following children who have been on Reading eggs most in their class over the school holidays. It […]

Reading Eggs

On the last week of term your child should have brought home a password and username for Reading Eggs / […]

Christmas Parties!

The children have enjoyed their Christmas parties this week. The children ate party food with friends, played pass the parcel […]

Christmas Trip! Kirkstall Abbey House Museum Grotto

The children had a brilliant time on our Christmas trip. They visited Santa in his grotto and collected their gift. […]

FOPS Christmas Competition

Here are the winners of the KS1 bauble and KS2 card competition: Nursery 1st Sophie-Mae, 2nd Millie, 3rd Nia Reception […]

EYFS Christmas Stay and Play 11.12.13

Thank you to all the parents who attended our Christmas stay and play session. We had a really festive time […]

School Council trip to the Houses of Parliament

  On Monday 18th November the School Concil went to London the visit the Houses of parliament. They were accompanied […]

School Dinners

The school dinners will be changing from January. Please visit the School Dinner page in the INFO section.


Wow! What a week for Mathletics. Congratulations to Miss Blake’s year 5 class who finished 10th in the UK this […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Ross, Alex, Harvey, Caitlin and Luciano, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1,000 points for […]

Foundation Stage sparkling stay and play 6.11.13

We had a lovely stay and play to celebrate Diwali and Bonfire Night. Thank you to everyone who attended. Take […]

New Kit

A big THANK YOU to Peter Dean who has kindly provided sponsorship for a wonderful new sports kit. Our children […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Eathan, Jude, Joseph, Kaitlin, Finlay, Ryan, Kirsten, Katie, Jessicam Dwnea and Isobel, who have achieved their Mathletics gold […]

Tag Rugby

On Friday, ten children from year 5 and 6 attended a tag rugby event at Stanningley Rugby club. Twenty schools […]

Race for life twilight event!

The Park Spring Primary team successfully completed the Race for life Twilight event @ Roundhay Park, on Friday 18th October. […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Carter, Emil and Kian, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1,000 points for 20 weeks. […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to Maisie, Max and Jayden, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1000 points for 20 weeks. […]

ICT course

On Monday we went to a ICT trip to Primrose Hill to learn new ICT skills. We got to learn all […]

Visit from local MP Stuart Andrew

Today was an exciting day for the school council, as they had an important visit from their local MP Stuart […]

Autumn and Harvest Walks!

The Foundation children have been busy learning about the Autumn season and harvest. The Nursery children made owl masks and […]

School Council

School councillors have just been announced with the following results. Your school councillors will meet on a regular basis to […]

Mathletics Gold

Congratulations to Edward and Leo, who have achieved their Mathletics gold certificates. They earned 1000 points for 20 weeks. Well […]


In year 3 we have been looking at our local area and the rocks within it. Today we looked at […]

3D solar system

6B have been learning all about Earth and Space, they decided to create a model of the solar system using […]


The current year 4 and 5 children have been given homework over the summer holidays to prepare them for life […]

Mathletic Golds

Congratulations to all of the children who have achieved their Mathletic golds this week. Well done to Danielle, Abigail, Sophie, […]

Circus Day

On the 17th July the circus came to town! Super Steve and Hilarious Harry put on a show the children […]

Mathletics Gold

Congratulations all three children, Jason, Damien and Rhianna, who have achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

The Big Toddle!

I can proudly announce Park Spring Nursery raised £374!! Well done everyone!!  

Year 3/4 Trip

On Friday 28th June year 3 and 4 went on their trip to Leeds Museum. Whilst there they visited the […]

Mathletics Golds

Congratulations both children, Jude and Lucy, who have achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work hard for […]

Breaking news!

Breaking news the chicks have arrived!. All twelve chicks arrived safely. They have settled well into their new environment. The […]

Ofsted Visit 2nd and 3rd July 2013

Dear parents and carer, For your information; The school is being inspected (tomorrow) Tuesday 2nd July and Wednesday 3rd July. […]

Year 1 Pirate Day

On Friday 5th July, Year 1 are having a Pirate Day. Children will be taking part in lots of fun […]

Nursery Global week

This week we have looked at the countries the children and their familes in our class come from. It has […]

Meerkat mascot!

Tropical World contacted the Nursery class this week. They told us they have a new Meerkat mascot and needed our […]

Nursery’s Be Healthy Challenge

Nursery have decided to take part in regular yoga sessions as part of the Be Healthy Challenge. The children follow […]

Forgiveness Assembly

Thank you to Reverand Keith, who came in today to show an assembly to the whole about forgiveness and how to […]

Mathletics Golds!

WOW!! What a week for Mathletics. Congratulations all 10 children, Dwnea, Tia, Ethan, Ross, Rodney, Reece, Martha, Anna, Kirsten and Isobelle, who […]

Changing state

This week Year 6 have turned into scientists, and have been investigating Solids, Liquids and Gases. They found out that […]

Mathletics Golds!

Congratulations to Connor, Joseph and Rosalinda who have all achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

STARS Awards 2013

Three children from Park Spring Primary School, today picked up awards at the 2013 STARS Awards (Sharing Talent And Recognising […]

Science after Sats

After the sats we had a week of science. In our week of sceince we did changing materials.  When we did […]

Nursery Places for September!

Just to let you know we have Nursery places available for September! If you would like a tour of our […]

Whatever next!

The children have been looking at the story Whatever next! by Jill Murphy. The children retold the story using props […]

Year 6 have been working hard on the Ipads!

   Year 6 have been using technology to help them with their fractions. As you can see in these images, […]

Mathletics Golds!

Congratulations to Melissa and Rhianna who have both now achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

Healthy Heroes

Our two Healthy Heroes, Ella and Gabrielle, set a application for the rest of the school to apply to become […]

Mathletics Golds!

Congratulations to Jordan and William who have both now achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

Foundation Stage Stay and Play

We are having our last stay and play session of the year on Wednesday 22nd May, 8.55 – 11.00, 12.55 […]

Golf Club

Friday 3rd May, Mr Barker and Mr Parker launched the Park Spring Primary Golf Club. Pupils had a trial with the […]

Mathletics Gold

Congratulations to Isobel who has now achieved her Gold certificate for Mathletics. She has had to work hard for the past 20 weeks […]

Ancient Egypt

On Tuesday 23rd April, year 3 and 4 took part in an Ancient Egyptian day. The children heard Egyptian stories […]

Life Cycle of a Butterfly

The children have observed the caterpillars growing in size, cocooning and hatching into painted lady butterflies. We then fed the […]

Mathletics Gold!!

Congratulations to Jessica and Alex who have both now achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

Netball Tournament

Congratulations to the Park Spring netball team, who played in the final of the West Leeds school netball event. All […]

More Mathletic Golds!!!

Congratulations to Cian and Luciano who have both now achieved their Gold certificate for Mathletics. They have had to work […]

Year 6 Residential

  Just before the Easter holidays Year 6 were lucky enough to embark on a trip of a lifetime! They […]

Netball tournament

On Monday 25th March, the school netball team took part in the second round of an event held by Pudsey […]

Reception Newsletter

Reception Newsletter 22nd March

Easter Egg Competition

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Easter Egg Competition. There were some fantastic entries but unfortunately only 1st, […]

Writing Competition

Congratulations to all of the children who have been chosen to have their writing work published. The year 5 and […]

Netball Tournament

On Monday 18th March, 6 Year 5 and 6 girls attended a netball tournament at Pudsey Grangefield. The girls played against […]

School Opening

School will be open as normal today. We hope to see everybody in at 8:55

Red Nose Day

At Park Spring we have all been doing ‘something funny for money’ today. We dressed in our clothes back to […]

World Book Day

On Thursday 7th March we celebrated World Book Day. The children were encouraged to dress up as their favourite book […]

Mathletics Gold

Congratulations to Raushan, who has achieved the first Gold certificate at Park Spring Primary School. Raushan has consistently been near […]

Solids and Liquids

In Year 3 and 4 they have been learning lots about solids and liquids. They have learnt what they are, […]

Foundation Stage Easter Stay and Play

Nursery and Reception will be having their Easter Stay and Play sessions on Wednesday 20th March 2013. The sessions will […]

Celebrations Stay and Play Session

Thanks to all the parents who came into school to take part in the celebration stay and play activities. Children […]

Nursery Trip to Tropical World Thursday

Miss Johnson would like to a say a big well done to the whole class who behaved beautifully throughout the trip […]

Nursery Trip to Tropical World Monday

Miss Johnson would like to a say a big well done to the whole class who behaved beautifully throughout the trip […]

Premier Sport Visit

On Thursday 28th February Park Spring had a visit from Premier Sport. All children from Year 1 – 6 were […]

In upper KS2 we bang the drum!

This week Y5/6 were visited by Drum Culture; a music group who specialise in African Djembe drumming. Through the day they engaged […]

How much does it weigh?

 This week year 6 have been getting to grips with differnet methods to weigh objects, also reading different scales. The children have […]

KS1 Pancake Race

What an exciting day!   Both Year 1 and 2 had a pancake race in the playground.  They split into teams […]

Chinese Zodiac Race

  Today the children created their own display on the Chinese Zodiac Race.  Having heard the story how the animals […]

Professional Netball

On Friday 8th February, Miss Blake and Mr Parker took 6 lucky children to go and watch Yorkshire Jets v […]

What was life like for people in India?

The Time has come for year 5 and 6 to end their India Learning challenge. The children were asked 4 […]

Year 6 Ice Skating Reward Trip.

On Friday 1st February year 6 made their way to the Ice Cube, in Leeds City centre, for their reward […]

Polar Exploration

Over the last 3 weeks children have enjoyed becoming a polar explorer. They have looked at polar animals and thier […]

Art club Year 1/2

After school on Thursday the Art Club ran by Miss Johnson and Miss Millington has been busy. Year 1 and […]


Next Friday, 8th February, Miss Blake and Mr Parker will be taking 6 lucky year 5 and 6 girls to […]

Anglo Saxons

Year 3 and 4 are currently working on their learning challenge of the Anglo-Saxons. They have found out lots of […]

National Story Telling Week

This week in school we have taken part in National Story Telling Week. Each class focussed on a fairy tale book […]

India – a journey to the eastern world!

Over the last few weeks, Years 5/6 have embarked upon a journey, exploring the lifesyle of the people of India. […]

Great Fire of London

The children have had a very exciting week learning about the events of the Great Fire of London.  They now […]

School Opening

School will be opening at 10am tomorrow, Tuesday 22nd January, due to the snow. We hope to see everyone in […]

Sports Trip

10 children from year 4 attended a sports event at Crawshaw. They got to take part in 3 different activities […]

Building a Wall

For our topic Materials, we have been looking at different ways to build a house. Mr Barry, our local builder, […]

Nursery Christmas Parties!

In the last week of Autumn term the children enjoyed thier Christmas parties. Santa arrived to deliver the children’s Christmas presents […]

Singing at Live at Home

On Tuesday afternoon 12 lucky children from choir were chosen to visit Live at home, to perform at their coffee […]

St Mark’s Methodist Church Nativity Festival

Children from years 5 and 6 created Christmas cards and wrote letters to santa to display at the church nativity […]

Foundation Stage Christmas Stay and Play

A big thank you to all the parents who joined us at this years Christmas stay and play. The children […]

Money, money, money

The children have had a fantastic numeracy week. They have been working out which coins are needed to make specific […]

Year 5 Learning Challenge – Mr Barker needs to know!

As part of our curriculum challenge days Year 5 took part in a whole school investigation. It all began on […]

Anti-Bullying Week, 19th – 23rd November 2012

We had a fabulous week thinking deeply about the important message of ‘anti-bullying’. Throughout school, the children were engaged in […]


Last week 6M noticed some strange activity going on between the staff at Park Spring Primary School … then unexpectedly […]

We have uncovered some artists in year 6!

The children in 6M have been developing their Art skills over the past few weeks. During Anti-bullying week they created […]

Jungle explorers!

This week the children have been searching for jungle animals outside in the wild. They have been using binoculars to […]

Santa photos!

On Tuesday 4th  December there will be a second chance to get your photo with santa! Please bring in your £1 if you […]

Year 4 festival

Selected Year 4’s will be attending a sporting event at Crawshaw on Tuesday 4th December. These children will hopefully have lots of […]

Year 1 visit from Ponderosa

On Tuesday 27th November Ponderosa visited the class with some Nocturnal animals. We were very excited and BRAVE! We got […]

Nocturnal Animals

Nocturnal animals will be visiting year 1 today to help with their understanding of light and dark. Check back later […]

New Library Launched

The new school library has now officially had it’s opening. Lucky children, staff, governors and FOPs were around as local […]


The children have enjoyed celebrating the festival of light Diwali this week. The children have spent lots of time making […]

Halloween Disco Foundation Stage

Road Safety

Year 6 recently led a Road Safety Assembly to the whole school with the help of Leeds West Academy. They […]

Autumn Term 1 Nursery News

Autumn News 2012

Nursery September / October

This September we have welcomed 28 new Nursery Children. All the children have settled in well and are enjoying their […]

Football Results

Recently, 7 year six children travelled to Crawshaw high school to take part in a football competition. This was their […]

Working hard in 3P

3P have been working extremely hard in school during September. In Literacy we have been covering stories with familiar settings and last […]

School Council

Results are in for the School Council.   Each class has decided their new class councillors for this year. Congratulations […]

Shopping for the year 6 sleepover

  On the 27th September, 8 lucky children embarked on an adventure to Morrisons to buy necessary supplies for the […]

Show and Tell

During PPA time, Miss Parker and Mrs Worth have organised some Show and Tell sessions for the Reception children. Have […]

6M make Maths fun!

In 6M we like to make our Maths lessons fun and exciting.

Year 1 children working hard in September 2012.

Netball club

On a Tuesday after school 3.15- 4.15. We welcome any Year 5 or Year 6 children.

Dinosaurs and Fossils Everywhere!

Following the children’s interests, for the past couple of weeks we have been learning all about dinosaurs, fossils and bones […]

Working Hard

We’ve had a great start to Year 1. We are working on writing simple sentences with capital letters, full stops […]

Healthy Eating

The children have been looking at different groups of food to gain an understanding of a healthy dinner. They enjoyed […]

Running Club

Every Monday from 3.15 – 4.15 Don’t forget your running gear: T-shirt Jogging bottoms Tracksuit top (now its getting cold!) […]

Football Boots

We now have football clubs running in school for both KS1 and KS2 pupils. We want to start a ‘football […]


Miss Murphy will be auditioning on Thursday 4th October for the school choir. There are only 25 places avaliable, so get signed […]

Harvest Festival- Wednesday 3rd October

Key Stage 1 and Foundation Performance at 9.30am Key Stage 2 Perfromance at 2.30pm


Year 5 and Year 6 are currently learning about the Tudors in their topic. They have learnt all about Henry […]


Year 3 and Year 4 are currently learning about the Romans in their topic. They are looking at how they […]

New Term

The new school year started on Monday 3rd September. The school welcomed 3 new members of staff, Mrs Hunt in […]