Saltburn Primary News


Happy Holidays!

School’s Out for summer! All learners return on Tuesday 3rd September 2019. It is a normal start time for all. Huntcliff will have period 1 as t

Saltburn Primary – end of term celebrations…

At the end of this half term, the following children from Saltburn Primary were chosen as the ‘Superstar Writers’ for the half term. They

Fundraising for the local area

Saltburn Primary’s Rotakids raised a whopping £147 at their bake sale yesterday! The money will be shared between their 2 chosen local charitie

Social media down

Apologies, but our social media platforms are currently down as a method for sharing information. We’re hoping to rectify the situation asap. Th

China comes to Saltburn!

Our Chinese partner school, the No17 Middle School in Baoding, made another visit to us recently in a 3 day trip forming part of their UK adventure. T

Saltburn’s Big Sing!!

Primary sports day postponed

Due to poor weather forecast for today, Monday 24th June,  Saltburn Primary KS2, KS1 and Reception Sports Day will be postponed until Monday 1st July

Latest UFS newsletter

You can view the latest UFS newsletter by clicking HERE

Funding the Future

Saltburn Learning Campus is backing a national funding campaign along with other schools in the North East and beyond who who have been hit by the fun

Latest Primary Newsletter

You can view the latest Saltburn Primary Newsletter by clicking HERE. Happy Easter everybody!

TV Stars!

Wow! Our campus was on BBC News Look North last night showing interviews with learners from primary and secondary, and Mr Robinson in Year 5, with the

SPS PE Newsletter

You can download the latest SPS PE newsletter HERE – happy reading!

Celebrating British Science Week with an Out of This World Experience 

Two astronomers the Kielder Planetarium visited the campus for several days this week to celebrate British Science Week. Between Monday 4th and Thurs

UFS Newsletter

Kung Hei Fat Choi! This week the children have been learning about Chinese New Year as part of our Inter Faith week in school. The children have been

Latest Primary newsletter

Read all about it! Saltburn Primary newsletter available by clicking the link here.

Latest PE Newsletter

You can download the latest PE Newsletter by Mrs Sawdon by clicking the link  here.  

Going Green!

Our campus catering team have recently moved to new disposable and compostable packaging for their delicious in-house salads and sandwiches; designed

Free Mental Health Training for Parents

Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust offer mental health training to parents and carers. The training is free of charge to all parents/care

Christmas Fair – Tonight at 4.30pm!

Everyone welcome at our Christmas Fair, tonight at 4.30pm – 6.30pm. Stalls, prizes, Santa and much more! We look forward to seeing you all there

Pantomime on 22.01.19

During the afternoon of Tuesday 22nd January 2019 M and M Productions will be coming in to perform Cinderella for all children in Reception to Y

Saltburn Remembers

On the evening of Friday 9th November, staff, learners and parents of the campus came together with the local community and the Armed Forces to rememb

Dates and times of  the upcoming Y6 parent tours at Huntcliff

Dates and times of  the upcoming Y6 parent tours at Huntcliff. Friday 19th October 9.15am 11.15am Friday 26th October 9.15am 11.15am To book, please

Reception Weekly Newsletter 6th July

Reception Weekly Newsletter 6th July

Reception Weekly Newsletter 29th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 29th June

Saltburn Primary PE Newsletter 28th June

SPS PE Newsletter Edition 4 – 28th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 22nd June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 22nd June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 15th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 15th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 8th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter 8th June

Reception Weekly Newsletter, 25th May

Reception Weekly Newsletter 25th May 2018

Reception Weekly Newsletter

Reception Weekly Newsletter 18th May 2018

Saltburn Primary School Ofsted Inspection, 17th May 2018

Saltburn Primary School will be inspected by Ofsted on 17th May 2018. Please click on the links below to access the parent and carer letter and the ac

Reception Weekly Newsletter

You can download the most recent edition of the Reception Weekly Newsletter Here!

Saltburn Primary School PE Newsletter

Edition 2 of the Saltburn Primary School PE Newsletter can be found HERE!

Latest Reception Newsletter

For the latest edition click HERE

New edition of Saltburn Primary Safeguarding News!

The latest edition of the SPS Safeguarding News can be found in the campus Safeguarding page: HERE

UFS latest newsletter!

Please click HERE to access the latest UFS newsletter.

Music Mark Membership!

Well done Saltburn Primary for just becoming a 2017-2018 Music Mark School Member! This fantastic achievement recognises the value that we place on mu

Campus closed today – 1st March

As road conditions are worse we will be closed again today.  Thank you for your understanding in allowing us to assess the possibility of opening. 

World Book Day Postponed

World Book Day in primary is cancelled tomorrow – 1 March. A letter will be sent out next week with details about a rescheduled date. This chang

Proposed late start Thu 1st March

Due to continued poor local conditions and amber weather warnings the campus will aim to have a late start tomorrow (arrival 10:15 for 10:30 start). S

Campus closed today

Campus closed today – Wednesday 28th February Due to treacherous and worsening travel conditions and the significant risk to learners and staff


*Late start Wednesday 28th February*   Due to the poor forecast and difficulties on the roads this morning, on Wednesday 28th February we will have a

Nursery Newsletter

Please click HERE to read the latest copy of the nursery newsletter!

Latest UFS newsletter

Read all about it! Latest UFS newsletter can be found HERE.

Plastic Fantastic!

Hallam Wheatley, Research Chemist at Sabic, paid a visit to Saltburn Primary School on 25th January to work with years 1-6. The classes learnt abo

Latest UFS Newsletter

Click on the link HERE to access the latest edition of the UFS Newsletter

Latest Edition of the UFS Newsletter

Please click HERE to access the latest edition of the UFS Newsletter.

Change of uniform provider

Parents please be aware that we are in the process of changing our uniform supplier. We will be in touch shortly with parents with the details of our

Campus remains open 18th Jan

The campus will be open today however the school day won’t start until 9:30 to allow staff and learners to arrive safely. Supervision will be in

New edition of the Nursery Newsletter

Click on the link HERE to access the latest Nursery Newsletter!

Happy Christmas!

Wishing the community a very Happy Christmas and a wonderful 2018! Learners return on Tuesday 9th January.

Severe Weather Notice

Should we get bad weather the campus will remain open if at all possible. Please assume we are open unless you hear otherwise via email, the campus we

New parent/carer links added to Safeguarding

New parent/carer resources added to the Safeguarding section of this website: Click here to access this page.

Latest UFS Newsletter

The latest UFS newsletter can be accessed HERE.

Pupils get Active for the NSPCC

Pupils in Saltburn Primary took part in Buddy’s Big Workout recently to support the NSPCC. Reps from the organisation came into school to promot

Huntcliff Remembers

Last Friday, Miss Mohon led a poignant WWI Remembrance Day assembly with the help of students, Emily, Leon, Millie and Christopher. Miss Mohon talke

Winning at change!

After a week of deliberation, organisation Surfers against Sewage announced Saltburn Learning Campus the winners of this year’s Be the Change No

Latest UFS Newsletter

Please click on this LINK to access the latest UFS newsletter.

New UFS newsletter

Click on the link to view the latest UFS newsletter: UFS Weekly Newsletter

NEW UFS newsletter

Please click on the link to access the latest UFS newsletter: UFS newsletter

UFS weekly newsletter – out now!

UFS Weekly Newsletter – 15th September Happy reading!

EBacc Success for our GCSE students

Huntcliff celebrates continuing success in the English Baccalaureate, achieving the highest outcome for this measure within Redcar and Cleveland. 29%

Happy Holidays!

We hope that all our learners, parents/carers, family, the community and members of staff have a fantastic summer holiday! Learners return on Monday 4

Huntcliff newsletter hot off the press!

Please click on this LINK to access the summer 2017 newsletter for Huntcliff School. Happy holidays!

Campus pre-owned uniform sales!

Parents/carers will be receiving an email in the next few days however a letter has already gone out. Pre-Owned Uniform Sale   Last drop-off date: F

Family Picnic – TODAY!

We are hosting our Saltburn Primary Family Picnic this afternoon from 2pm – 4pm.  We are being joined by the emergency services and entertainme

Social Media Safeguarding Alert

Social media safeguarding alert from Cleveland Police – please read the information on the following link to ensure your child is safe when usin

Governor News

Following many years of service to Saltburn Learning Campus, Anne Asprey has resigned her position as Chair of Governors as she has taken up a new jo

UFS, KS1 & 2 sports days cancelled

Due to the weather forecast, UFS, KS1 & 2 sports days planned for this week will be cancelled. Apologies for the inconvenience. We hope to rearran

Sunrise & Sunset News

Sunrise & Sunset Club now available for children on PD Days!! Please see poster for more information.

Year 6 show!

The Year 6 show last week was a fabulous evening in which the children performed ‘Darwin Rocks’ to their parents/carers, relatives, frien

Saltburn Primary Sports Round Up (June 2017)

Please click on the link for Mrs Smith’s review of June! Well done everyone! Link to article

Saltburn Primary Parent Newsletter now available

Please click on the link below to view the most recent Parent Newsletter from Saltburn Primary School: NEWSLETTER MAY 2017

Dance Workshop – bringing India to Saltburn!

Saltburn Primary pupils will take part in an Indian Dance Workshop on Friday 5th May fronted by acclaimed dance company, Annapurna Indian Dance. The d

London Trip – having an amazing time!

Year 5 have been having a wonderful time so far on their trip to the capital city. They’ve been to the Science Museum, on the London Eye and hav

Internet back up and running

This week unfortunately our internet has suffered some technical difficulties and we haven’t been online. We are happy to announce that the issu

Saltburn Sports

Our primary pupils have been really successful in local school sports events over most recent terms – please click HERE to see Mrs Smith’

Latest newsletter from Saltburn Primary!

Click HERE to access the latest newsletter from Saltburn Primary School.

Safer Internet Day! What we did…

Safer Internet Day 2017 was celebrated globally on Tuesday 7th February with the theme ‘Be the change: unite for a better internet’. Coor

Safer Internet Day!

As part of the preparation for Safer Internet Day, Tuesday 7th February, we’ve uploaded Cleveland Police’s ‘Stay Safe Online’

Autumn newsletter now availabe

Please click on the link below to access Huntcliff’s most recent autumn newsletter… Happy reading – and Happy Christmas! autumn-20

Redcar and Cleveland Mayor to visit the campus!!

The Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland, Councillor Barry Hunt, will be visiting Huntcliff on 14 December to speak to students about his Christmas Sleep Ou

The One with the Young Americans…

We were delighted to welcome touring theatre group ‘The Young Americans’ recently for a signature workshop. From 7th to 9th November, the company

Safeguarding Publications now available

Our most recent Safeguarding newsletters and useful safeguarding publications are now available on the campus Safeguarding Page  

Poppies, Poppies, Everywhere!

A stunning poppy display has been put up in a local shop window thanks to the work of primary pupils and primary teacher, Mrs Calvey. Sainsbury’

Bridge House – a big Thank You!

As part of a thank you to Bridge House Mission, who came into Saltburn Primary School to hold a very informative assembly around homelessness in July,

Letter from the PTFA (Christmas Fair!)

You can download the letter sent to parents/carers regarding the Christmas Fair (25th November) by clicking HERE

Y6 open evening – a great success

The Huntcliff Y6 open evening took place on 28th September and we’ve just to say recovered from what was a fantastic evening.    We welcomed


This week, campus learners went to Prior Pursglove College to make bunting for the Thrift Festival using oddments of material or material that nobody

Y1 welcome meeting: leaflets

Year 1 leaflets from the welcome meetings form Y1-6 we had this week can be accessed by clicking here and here. We hope all parents/carers and pupils

GCSE Results 2016

Huntcliff School students received their GCSE results this morning. 64% received 5 GCSE passes at grade C or above including the important subjects of

We have maintained our Advanced Healthy Schools status!

We are very pleased to have maintained our Advanced Healthy Schools status, identifying health and wellbeing outcomes for our children and young peopl

Huntcliff Newsletter – summer 2016 – now available!

Please click HERE to access our latest newsletter…

Teenage Cancer Trust Family Fundraiser 30th July

  One of our members of staff, Mr Ward, has organised a fundraising event to support the Teenage Cancer Trust on 30th July 1-5pm. It will take pl

Saltburn Primary Picnic Information

Taking place Friday 8th July 2016 Children can be collected from the POD at 2pm.  If parents are later than 2.05pm, the children will be on the fiel

Strike Information 5th July

We are closed to all year groups today across the campus, apart from new Year 11 (Mr Cruickshank’s year group) who need to attend as normal.

Latest letter from the Executive Headteacher – 5th July

Letter from Mr Eyre outlining plans for Tuesday 5th July: please click HERE to access.

It’s all going on!

We’ve had some lovely things happening this term across the campus. Please visit our social media pages to check out the snippets of what weR

Pupil has artwork exhibited!

One of our Saltburn Primary pupils, Theo Hallam, has had his beautiful artwork exhibited at Middlesbrough Sports Village on 22 April 2016 as part of

Latest letter from the Executive Headteacher

Please click on the link below to access the most recent parent letter from our Executive Headteacher, Mr Eyre, which was given to students today to t

New SSI Task Force Newsletter

We are aware that although many former SSI workers have been able to secure work, some have yet to find sustainable employment. There is still a grea

Year 5 activities!

Eight Year 5 children recently took part in a team based challenge to design and build a space hotel out of junk modelling.  They then had to give a

Latest Letter from the Executive Headteacher

Please click HERE to download the letter from Mr Eyre which was circulated to parents and carers this week.

Amazing Space – We Chat to Saltburn Born Astronaut!

Campus learners were recently given the opportunity to speak with a former NASA astronaut who has lived and worked on the International Space Station.

Year 6 Daily Mile

Year 6, acting as trailblazers for the rest of the school, have introduced the ‘Daily Mile.’ This is a concept started at a school in S

Parent letter from Mr Eyre – Easter 2016

Mr Eyre sent a welcome back letter last week to all campus parents. Click here to read it in full.

Huntcliff School Uniform Update

We have recently announced changes to Huntcliff School’s uniform, which come into play in September. Mr Eyre issued a letter on Friday to all pa

Adult and Family Learning Update

We have several events and classes taking place over this half term to reignite adult and family learning here at the campus. On the evening of Wedn

Cool to be Kind

On Thursday 24th March there is a #Linkkindness celebration event taking place here at Saltburn Learning Campus. Year 5 pupils from Saltburn Primary a

Rockets launch pupils’ excitement for Science

  Saltburn Primary teamed up with Redcar & Cleveland College to offer various activities as part of British Science Week this week. Year 6

Huntcliff Newsletter – spring 2016 edition now available!

Our spring edition of the Huntcliff Newsletter is available to download now! Click here to read all about what we have been getting up to over the pas

Free new course for adults & children

‘Get IT Together’ – free class for adults and children to learn together. Click on the link below to find out more… GET IT To

SPS Sport Report

Click here for Mrs Lillystone’s current sport report for Saltburn Primary School!

Space Seeds – an update…

The seeds are back on Earth! At 04:26am on Tuesday 2nd March, Commander Scott Kelly of NASA and Russian cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Sergey Volko

We’re Going to Grow Seeds from Space – yes, really!

We are preparing to become space biologists and embark on a voyage of discovery by growing seeds that have been into space! In September, 2kg of rock

We are North East Badminton Finalists!!

We couldn’t be more proud that our Year 11 KS4 badminton team become NE Champions today! They will now compete in the National Badminton Fina

Award Winning Author visits the campus!

World-renowned author, Wes Magee, is visiting Saltburn Primary School to launch our week-long celebration of World Book Day. On Monday 29th February

NEW Free Adult Learning Maths/English Sessions

Do you want to improve your English/maths skills? Do you want to gain a qualification? Do you want to be able to help your children with their homewor

NEW! Saltburn Primary Parent Newsletter

You can download the latest parent newsletter by clicking on the link HERE. It will also be sent via parent email. We hope you find the information u

Huntcliff School’s Ofsted inspection report now available

Huntcliff School’s most recent Ofsted Inspection report is now available to download by following the link from the ‘Ofsted’ page of

Latest letter from the Executive Headteacher

Please click HERE to download the letter from Mr Eyre which was circulated to parents and carers this week.

Ofsted rates Huntcliff a Good school

On 8th December, just prior to the Christmas holidays, Huntcliff was visited by Ofsted, who reported that we are still a “good” school. Inspectors

Saltburn Primary Parent Newsletter – HOT OFF THE PRESS!

We hope you enjoy reading the latest update. Download it here * *Please note an alteration – the money raised on the Christmas Jumper Day was

Huntcliff School Newsletter – LATEST ISSUE!

We hope you enjoy reading our latest news stories and updates. Download HERE

Archbishop Sentamu visits Saltburn Primary School

The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu visited Saltburn Primary School this morning as part of his 6 month pilgrimage of Prayer, Witness and Bless

All the Fun at the Fair!

The annual PTFA Christmas Fair has just celebrated its 7th year.      Once again, a wide selection of stalls led by businesses, students and member

New videos help children with maths work

Mr Wood has worked with a small group of Saltburn Primary pupils to produce some short videos aiming to help fellow pupils, and even parents, with mat

Primary launch their brand new learning area

Saltburn Primary School unveiled their fantastic new outdoor learning facility in a launch day for pupils, staff and governors today. Miss Willia

Support to help families affected by the SSI closure

Redcar and Cleveland have launched a £2m ‘Safety Net’ plan to help support families who have been affected by the closure of SSI. If this

Facebook page launch – new for this year!

We are very pleased to launch the new campus Facebook page – Saltburn Learning Campus. After an initial testing period, we were able to ‘g

Outdoor classroom grand opening!

The outdoor classroom in the Primary School is almost complete, with the grand opening taking place next week. The project was led by Mrs Williams who

PTFA Christmas Fair

This year’s fair is anticipated to be another fantastic event. If you would like a stall please contact [email protected]


It’s been lovely to see Saltburn Primary featured in The Evening Gazette over recent weeks. We were covered in ‘Your School’ during

Operation Encompass

Our campus has been given the opportunity to take part in a new project that will run jointly between schools in the area and Cleveland Police. Please

World’s Biggest Coffee Morning!

We bought and brought sweet treats today to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support on their World’s Biggest Coffee morning – a worldwi

Pond Life

The new Year 6 pond monitors are really enjoying their new responsibilities showing the rest of the school around the pond area which is a veritable s

Visit by Ian Gilbert

Ian Gilbert, the world renowned author of, ‘The Book of Thunks,’ worked with Year 6, posing philosophical questions, i.e. ‘Thunks,&#

Welcome from Mr Eyre

Our new Executive Headteacher, Mr Eyre circulated his welcome letter to parents this week. You can download it here.  

Primary Outdoor Project is almost underway…

The £10,000 groundwork project is almost underway for the revamping of the primary school’s outdoor classroom. On 9th September we will welcom

Open Evening 2015 – Wednesday 23rd September

Huntcliff School’s Open Evening this year is on Wednesday 23rd September 6-8pm. We are looking forward to welcoming prospective year 6 students

Welcome Back!

A warm welcome back to existing learners and new starters for the academic year 2015-2016! Don’t forget to check out our website news section fo

Change of email address

Please note we have a new email address from September – [email protected] We endeavour to change this on our header and footer as soon a

Big Lottery Project Funding

Our primary school has been given money to start a DIGIT project with the help of the Big Lottery Fund as part of Awards for All community funding for

Governors’ Annual Report to Parents

Please see the link to the latest governors’ annual report: Governor annual report to parents summer 2015  

LFC Visit to SPS

Liverpool Football Club came to visit Year 6 on 3rd July to discuss the way Football Clubs write to young fans. This is as a result of ‘League o

Nepal Fundariser

We have now finished our two-week fundraiser to help provide emergency supplies to people who have been affected by the Nepalese earthquake which too

Day 5 France trip

19th June 2015 All up at 6:00am to set off back home. The lake looks calm and beautiful, the weather nice but everyone is excited to be coming home.

Day 3 France trip (part 2!)

17th June 2015 Salutes has been lovely. Children very excited, caving in two caves and seeing prehistoric carvings (art). Rock climbing and walking in

Day 3 France trip

17th June 2015 Everything is really good – we’re off rock climbing & caving today.  Canoeing yesterday.  Weather fantastic.  All h

Day 2 France trip

Tuesday 16th June 2015 Fabulous day today. This morning swimming in an amazing pool in Evron. This afternoon was fun  canoeing, orienteering and boul

Day 1 France trip

Safely in France, en-route to centre. A couple of pictures from the journey this morning…  

Saltburn Primary France trip web ‘blog’

Saltburn Primary’s France trip will be ‘blogged’ via news pages on the SPS new section of this site. Check out what our learners hav

Raising money for Nepal

The campus is coming together to provide emergency supplies to people who have been affected by the devastating Nepalese earthquake which took place i

Big Chocolate Tea Party!

Staff raised money for the Sick Children’s Trust in a Big Chocolate Tea Party coinciding with a Great Campus Bake Off today! There were tons o

Virtually Live

Year 6 were lucky to join a Puffin Virtually Live event today, organised by Mrs Willoughby, Huntcliff’s librarian, and the Year 6 teachers. The

Cake sale raises over £300!

On Friday 27th March 2015, the last day of term, there was a charity cake sale to support Romania, with donations of cakes from across the campus com

Premier League football clubs respond to pupil mail!

A fantastic feature of a Year 6 project in the Evening Gazette – check it out via this link

‘watching’ the Solar Eclipse

Saltburn Learning Campus had the opportunity to celebrate the rare event of the solar eclipse today; some were able to watch a live feed as it happene

Spring 2015 edition of the Huntcliff Newsletter available now!

The latest edition of the Huntcliff Newsletter is available now. Please see the Huntcliff School News home page to download it – happy reading!

Red Nose Day 2015

Year 6 has celebrated Red Nose Day along with the rest of the school by dressing in red, being funny for money (even making funny faces for money) 

World Book Day

The whole campus has celebrated World Book Day on 5th March by studying Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Its the 150th anniversary of the book a

A Heart of Gold

Isabelle Fielding in Year 6 (pictured centre) hosted a day for all her classmates to wear red and donate money in honour of the British Heart Founda

Year 6 Studies – January 2015

Year 6 have been studying Jewish Faith and ‘The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas’ by John Boyne. As part of the study of The Passover, the child


The campus is open as normal today, 19th January 2015. Thank you.

New Website Launch!

We are so pleased and proud to be able to launch our new campus website and new campus logo and strapline as of today! It has been an exciting projec

Year 6 Perform their Final Farewell

Year 6’s commemorated their time in primary school with a special performance to parents, staff and governors on 21st July. Learners presentenced to

Olympic Athlete goes back to School to Inspire Stars

Saltburn Primary School is in anticipation of a very special guest who will pay a visit to their site on Saltburn Learning Campus on Monday 6th Octobe