2016/2017

Year 2 - Centre for Life

Year 2 had a fanastic time visiting the Centre for Life in Newcastle.

Year 2 - Skipping Festival

Year 2 worked hard at the North Tyneside Skipping Festival.

Year 4 - Rock Pool Ramble

Year 4 enjoying a rock pool ramble with Dove Marine Laboratory as part of the Heritage Schools project.

Children in Need 2016

We had a great time supporting Children in Need at Coquet Park this year.  We dressed in spots, stripes and primary colours and Nursery even had a spotty cake sale!  In total we raised £215.70, thank you for your support!

Hey Ewe! Christmas Performance 2016

The children throughout school did a great job with their Christmas Performances this year.  Here are a few photographs of Key Stage 1 during their performance of 'Hey Ewe' courtesy of Sarah Atkinson.

Toy Afternoon

As a special January treat, the children were invited to bring in a toy from home to play with and share with their friends for the afternoon.

Year 4 Ruby Lesson

Year 4 enjoyed the regular rugby sessions with Access Coaching.

For the Love

We took part in the For the Love Of Campaign by writing a love note for the world on a green heart for Valentine's Day. We hung our hearts on a tree in the playground.

Nursery - Baby Clinic

The nursery children enjoyed the outdoor baby clinic and loved dressing as doctors and nurses!

Year 4 - Ancient Egypt Assembly

Year 4 impressed us all  with their knowledge of Ancient Egypt for their assembly.  Well done Year 4!

STEM Week - RNLI Visit

As part of STEM week we enjoyed a visit from RNLI.  They talked to us about water safety and the important job of the RNLI.

Year 1 visit Richardson Dees Park

Year 1 had a brilliant trip to Richardson Dees Park in Wallsend.  They explored the grounds on a nature trail and looked at all of the different trees.

Year 2 Assembly

We hope you enjoyed the Year 2 assembly all about The Great Fire of London.

Safer Internet Day 2017

Year 4 designed their own emoji as part of Internet Safety Day 2017

Year 3 Food Glorious Food

Year 3  were exploring bread as part of their  'Food, Glorious Food! topic.

 

Year 4 Rugby Tournament

Year 4 enjoyed playing in the North Tyneside Rugby Tournament this year.

Stem Week - Marshmallow Construction

Here we are during STEM week constructing with marshmallows and spaghetti!

Year 2 Dance Festival

Year 2 amazed the audience at Whitley Bay Playhouse in the North Tyneside Dance Festival 2017.  They performed a brilliant medley with a London theme. Well done Year 2!

Year 3 

Year 3 hard at work in the classroom!

Coquet Park Choir

Here are Coquet Park First School Choir backstage at the Whitley Bay Playhouse.  They did a brilliant job representing our school on stage at the Sing Up music festival.  Well Done Everyone!

Year 4 Art 

Here are Year 4 enjoying an art lesson in watercolours.

Red Nose Day 2017

We all dressed in red  to help to raise money for comic relief on Red Nose Day this year! 

Year 4 Fencing

Year 4 took part in fencing during their PE lessons in Spring term.

 Stem Week - RSPB

We enjoyed learning about  different species of birds and their habitats with a special visit from the RSPB during STEM week.

Year 1 Seasons Asssembly

Year 1 did a brilliant job performing their assembly all about seasons.

Nursery Easter Egg Competition

Nursery had some fantastic ideas for this years egg decorating competition.  Well done to Daniel for  'The Minions', Austin for 'McEvoy Farm' and Austin G for  'The Eggtonaughts' Great job everyone!

Heritage School Award

Year 4 took part in a Heritage Schools Project in Autumn term at the Dove Marine Laboratory in Cullercoats. We looked at the history of the town and its fishing heritage. We took part in a number of trips to the Dove Marine to learn about the marine life in the rock pools. We made a rock pool filled with creatures we had seen. Finally, we took part in a celebration day where we showed friends and family all we had done and sang our sea shanty. Coquet Park First School is now a Heritage school and we have received our plaque for the school. 

Nursery Outdoor Fun

We love to play outdoors on the nursery yard, especially in the sunshine!

Nursery 

We have great fun every day in our nursery, painting, reading books, writing, funky fingers, sand and water! 

World Book Day - Nursery 

We all came to nursery dressed as our favourite character from a book for Wold Book Day!

Year 4 - Raging Rivers Dance Session 

Year 4 were delighted to welcome Sonny's Mum, Mrs Waters into school to teach us dance. She prepared a workshop based around our 'Raging Rivers' topic. The children had a fantastic time and produced a wonderful dance. A huge thanks to Mrs Waters.​

May Day 2017

Well done to all of the children who took part in our May Day celebrations this year.  We had a lovely afternoon in the unexpected sunshine.   Thank you to everyone who came along to watch the performance, we hope you enjoyed it.

World Book Day - Year 2

Here are Year 2 looking great dressed as their favourite character from a book for World Book Day!

Children's Cancer Run 2017

Congratulations to all of the Coquet Park runners who crossed the finish line on Sunday at the 35th North East Children's Cancer Run.  We had a very impressive turn out, thank you for taking the time to join us and help to raise money for North East Children's Cancer Research.  

So far our school team has managed to raise a huge £754.51 which is AMAZING!!

Year 1 Church Visit

Year 1 had a great time when they visited St Mary's Church in Whitley Bay.  They had the opportunity to explore the church and  also enjoyed a christening!

Year 4 - Making a River

As part of our Raging Rivers topic, year 4 went outside and tried to make a river. We used soil, sand and water to create some of the features of a river. We then labelled all the features we could see.​

Year 2 - Computing Workshop

Year 2 enjoyed some hands-on ipad sessions in a computer workshop.

Primary Engineers Award

Congratulations to Samuel Baird, Harry Anderson, Brody Richardson, Freya Gell and Joseph Harrison-Hoggarth who were all winners in this year's Primary Engineer Leaders Awards.  Samuel won the overall competition with his invention of the 'World Travelling Classroom.'  

Nursery - Summer Fun!

Whilst the tigers made kites in Forest School, the lions and bears enjoyed looking after their pets in the sunshine!

Nursery Grooming Salon

We opened our very own grooming salon in nursery and brought in a soft toy pet from home to wash, dry, cut and style!

Nursery - Sports Day

We had great fun on the school field today, we enjoyed running races, hurdles and bean bags!  We're warming up for our sport's day picnic!

Nursery - Parachute!!

The parachute is so much fun!  We play 'hiding mouse' underneath it, 'around the world' on top of it and we are even learning how to move it in time to some classical music! 

Nursery - Dough Disco

We love having a 'dough disco' in nursery! We each have a small piece of play dough in our hands and whilst we dance to the music we also  have to follow the routine which helps to strengthen the muscles in our hands and  improve our fine motor skills.

Reception - Lunch Time

Reception class are enjoying their first lunch at school!

Reception - World Book Day

We came to school dressed as a character from our favourite book on World Book Day!

Reception - Traditional Tales

We are learning all about Traditional Tales, starting with The Gingerbread Man.  We even made our own Gingerbread Men to take home - delicious!

Year 1 - Trip to St Mary's Lighthouse

Year 1 had a fantastic time when they visited St Mary's Lighthouse in Whitley Bay.

Year 1 - World Book Day

We came to school dressed as a character from our favourite book on World Book Day!

Year 1  - Relax Kids

Every Friday afternoon during Spring term Year 1 enjoyed a relaxation session with Relax Kids.

Year 1 - Science Visit

During STEM week Year 1 had a special visit from a science teacher and we carried out experiments to see how to best protect a strawberry!

Year 2 - Dragon Eggs

Year 2 were left a gift following a surprise visit from an uninvited guest!

Year 2 - Trip to Alnwick Castle

Year 2 had a fantastic trip to Alnwick Castle despite the rain!  

Year 3 - Stem Week

We enjoyed the interactive Aurasma quiz and RNLI visit as part of our STEM Week.

Year 3 - PE Lesson

We have great fun in our PE lessons in Year 3!

Year 3 - Visit to Islamic Cultural Centre

Year 3 had a fantastic afternoon at the Whitley Bay Islamic Cultural Centre - WBICC recently.

Syed and some other helpers from the mosque welcomed us into the centre and told us all about Islam and how the centre is used by the whole Muslim community of Whitley Bay. We were very excited to receive a copy of the Qua'ran with each child's name written in Arabic inside. 

Year 4 - NSPCC Obstacle Course

We had a great time taking part in the obstacle course whilst raising money for the NSPCC! 

Year 4 - ICT Visit to Valley Gardens

Year 4 had the opportunity to visit Valley Gardens Middle School for an ICT morning.