News Archive

December 2018

On 19th December the whole school descended on St Mary’s Church for our annual Candlelight Carol Service. The children sang a range of Christmas songs and carols to a packed ... Read more
20/12/2018 - 14:20
Year 1 had a special visitor today. Our project was 'How does my xmas card get home?' Children have learnt about the journey a letter takes. Giving their letters to ... Read more
19/12/2018 - 11:28
Once again KS1 pulled out out all the stops in a fantastic nativity. Many thanks to all the parents who joined us on Tuesday afternoon. I'm sure you will agree ... Read more
13/12/2018 - 14:48
A big thank you to Doodlepots Whitby for coming in to school to work with Year 1. We made Christmas coasters. We cannot wait to see what they look like ... Read more
13/12/2018 - 14:32
Matilda drew a beautiful picture for the 100th anniversary of Armistice. Whitby Sainsburys are displaying it on their British Legion Christmas tree at St Mary's Church. Sainsburys were so amazed ... Read more
13/12/2018 - 14:04
What a great family learning session we had.... so many parents/carers joined us. We had lots of Humpty Dumpty activities and we all enjoyed showing our grown ups how we ... Read more
05/12/2018 - 15:33
On Wednesday 28th November Year 1 went to Danby Moors Centre. The morning activities were based around the Percy the Park Keeper book 'One Snowy Night.' The children had to ... Read more
03/12/2018 - 09:56

November 2018

The Year 1's have been learning about capacity in Maths. We have been making witches magic potions. We had to carefully measure the witches blood, nettle soup, slug broth and ... Read more
21/11/2018 - 13:37
We love celebrations in Sprite class, first Bonfire Night then Diwali. We made our own firework poem with words like 'crackle' and 'pop'. Our Diwali artwork was beautiful and we ... Read more
19/11/2018 - 10:11
The Griffins went to Newcastle yesterday to meet Tim Hopgood, the author of many childrens books. Not only does he write but illustrates his books in his own creative style. ... Read more
15/11/2018 - 10:12
Griffins enjoyed a creative morning making paper and bamboo lanterns for the Whitby Lantern Parade on Friday 16th November. The children will be invited to join the parade which starts ... Read more
07/11/2018 - 11:32
Hello, we are the Anti-Bullying Ambassadors at East Whitby Academy for 2018. Some of us have been part of the team for 3 or 4 years, the rest of us ... Read more
05/11/2018 - 12:05
What an amazing first term in the Griffins class. Their project discovering different aspects of Artificial Intelligence has given them so many different opportunities and understanding about how Robots are ... Read more
05/11/2018 - 09:38

October 2018

Years 4, 5 and 6 had a treat today when the author Hilary Robinson came in to school to talk about her books and the research that went into writing ... Read more
25/10/2018 - 11:35
To finish off our topic, we had a fantastic family learning afternoon, which was all about Pirates. The children and the teachers all got dressed up as pirates. We did ... Read more
24/10/2018 - 15:02
As part of our Sink and Swim topic this term, we have been learning all about the Titanic. The children have really enjoyed finding out all about the famous ship. ... Read more
24/10/2018 - 14:52
Year 1 went to the woods today to look for signs of Autumn. Everyone got a sticky piece of card to collect different Autumn textures and colours. We also collected ... Read more
23/10/2018 - 15:04
We went to Scarborough to visit the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths.) We saw some very advanced technology. Year 5 Read more
23/10/2018 - 09:13
Year 1 Elves were baking on Friday. Inspired by the book 'Rainbow Fish' the children made and decorated fish shaped biscuits. They learnt about where the baking ingredients came from ... Read more
22/10/2018 - 09:24