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*NEW* Photos On The Website, Thursday 20th July 2017
Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Thursday 20th July 2017 Leavers' Disco 2017 - please click HERE Zoom - Years 3 & 4 - please click  HERE Year 6 Leavers' Hoodies - THANK YOU PTA! - please click  HERE   Wednesday 19th July 2017 Cinderella Rockerfella ...

Grand Summer Prize Draw 2017
Sat, 15 Jul 2017

Summer Fair, Saturday 15th July 1-3pm £1 per raffle ticket   FANTASTIC PRIZES: Amazon Fire Tablet £200 worth of internal doors (courtesy of Jewson - please click HERE ) 1 night B&B Low Wood Hall Hotel (please click HERE ) ...

RHS Campaign For School Gardening Nomination...
Tue, 4 Jul 2017

    Hayton School received this lovely certificate (please click HERE ) from the RHS Campaign for School Gardening - 'Contribution to School Gardening - RHS School Gardening Team of the Year 2017'.   Our school is delighted to be ...

Summer Show Booklet Available To Download...
Thu, 6 Apr 2017

The Summer Show will take place on Monday 17th July 2017 from 2pm outside in the marquee. Please see the Summer Show Booklet for further information about exhibits - please click HERE Entrance fee £2 per adult  - includes a hot drink and a ...

Farewell Mrs McArdle...
Fri, 16 Dec 2016

After 19 years at Hayton School, the time has come for Mrs McArdle to move a new teaching role, closer to home. At the end of term Christmas service in the church, Mrs Lingard paid tribute to the hard work, kindness, joy, artistry, empathy and fun ...

Christmas Fair Raffle & Cake Results
Fri, 9 Dec 2016

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped organise the raffle - especially those who kindly donated a prize. Thanks to MamaCakes for their wonderfully decorated fruitcake - please click HERE for futher information. The lucky winner of this ...

Brave Wobbly Robin Makes A Flying Festive Visit....
Wed, 30 Nov 2016

On Monday 28th November, local author Matthew Warnes visited the children of Reception and Years 1/2, and read them the delightful festive tale of The Wobbly Robin. The audience was attentive and enthusiastic, responding well to sound-effect ...

Grand Summer Draw 2016 Prize List
Fri, 15 Jul 2016

The Grand Summer Draw will ake place at 3pm at the Summer Fair on Saturday 16th July. Thank you to all the generous companies and individuals who have supported us. Our prize list is subject to change at the discretion of the PTA: Star Prize - ...

Children's University Is Turning Out Mini-Graduates *News & Star*
Mon, 11 Jul 2016

To find out more about this year's Children's University Graduation ceremony, please click HERE to see a feature from the News & Star, published Monday 11th July 2016.

New 2016-17 Rota Kid Committee Members Selected
Mon, 4 Jul 2016

The current Year 6 Rota Kids sifted through a large pile of written applications to narrow down their search for new Rota Kid candidates. In order to be balanced and fair, all letters were unsigned and numbered so that the applicants would remain ...

Bonjour, Guten Tag, Hola, Mr Bamford! A Letter To The Cumberland News...
Tue, 24 May 2016

The following letter appeared in the Cumberland News on Friday 20th May, sent in by our French teacher, Mr Bamford. It is a wonderful insight into our multilingual Year 1 pupils...and their talented teacher!   Count the benefits in any ...

Farewell Mrs Yvonne...
Thu, 5 May 2016

After 14 years of cooking and serving delicious meals to the hungry pupils of Hayton, Yvonne has left our school and will be very much missed. She has moved to Cheshire due to her husband's work commitments. We all wish her the very best of luck - ...

PTA Puts A Bounce Into Spring Funds...
Wed, 20 Apr 2016

On Friday 15th April 2016, during the weekly assembly, members of staff were surprised to be presented with cheques worth £200 each, by the Friends of Hayton School. The over-sized cheques were given to representives from each year group, ...

Ukulele Performance And Workshop With Mike Hind - All The Way From Bermuda!
Wed, 24 Feb 2016

On Tuesday 23rd February, professional ukulele player and resident of Bermuda,  Mike Hind ( www.mikehind.com ), took a break from his busy UK touring schedule to visit Hayton School. Mr Hind was greeted by an enthusiastic crowd, eager to be ...

Cumbria Flood Appeal 2015
Sat, 12 Dec 2015

Fund-raising has taken place in school for the Cumbria Flood Appeal 2015 (click HERE for further information) - this page will be updated as funds are raised:   Wednesday 16th December - Update A summary of money raised so far: ...

Comic Books Created By Hayton Pupils Featured In Phoenix Comic Magazine
Fri, 11 Dec 2015

In the Summer term of 2015, Year 5 (now Year 6) submitted a fantastic selection of comic books they created during literacy with Mr Harrison, to The Phoenix Comic weekly magazine (click HERE to find out more). The 'weekly story comic' dedicated ...

Hayton School Christmas Fair, Friday 2-3.30pm
Wed, 2 Dec 2015

A festive fun celebration for all the family with stalls, activities and christmas goodies galore: Mince pies, teas and coffees will be served in the Church Games and stalls in the hall Face-painting, craft and gifts in the Year 2 classroom ...

Hayton School Pupil Switches On Brampton Christmas Lights
Thu, 26 Nov 2015

  Competition winner and Hayton School pupil, Lucy McCluskey, switched on Brampton’s festive lights on Sunday 22nd November 2015. Lucy entered an arts competition earlier in the year, this fantastic once-in-a-lifetime experience, was the main ...

Hayton Church Quiz Night - All Welcome!
Fri, 25 Sep 2015

On Friday 25th September at 7pm, Reverend Edward Johnsen will host a quiz night at the Reading Rooms in Hayton in aid of church funds. The entry price of £8 per ticket includes a pie and pea supper and puddings - plus there will be a raffle - all ...

Congratulations Mr Draper!
Tue, 22 Sep 2015

Exciting baby news at Hayton School this week:  music teacher Mr Draper and his wife have announced the safe arrival of their new baby daughter, Jasmine Scarlett born on Sunday 20th September.   Mr Draper will return from paternity leave the week ...

Tour of Britain 2015
Thu, 10 Sep 2015

On Thursday 10th September 2015, the Tour of Britain cycled through Castle Carrock. To celebrate this exciting event, a small group of keen cyclists from Hayton School went along to show their support. To see photos from this event, please CLICK ...

Hayes Garden World Sunflower Schools Competition
Fri, 17 Jul 2015

Congratulations to everyone who has taken part in the Year of the Sunflower competition. The competition is drawing to a close and entries will soon be available to view on the Hayes Garden World website. To view this competition please click HERE .

Grand Summer Draw Raffle Prize Winners List
Mon, 13 Jul 2015

A huge thanks to everyone who attended our Summer Fair on Saturday, below is a list of all the lucky Grand Summer Draw Raffle prize winners: Signed football from Carlisle United football team - ASHTON Talkin Tarn Amateur Rowing Club - 2 ...

Hayton Pupils Graduate From Children's University...
Fri, 10 Jul 2015

On Saturday 4th July, at Carlisle Cathedral, a number of Hayton students took part in a 'graduation' ceremony. They were part of Cumbria Children's University, run by Carlisle College and the University of Cumbria. At the ceremony they were each ...

Guiding Idol: Mrs Smalley Idolised By Grateful Guides
Wed, 1 Jul 2015

As reported in the Cumberland News (Friday 26th June 2015 - article extract below), Mrs Smalley has received a special recognition for her work as a Cumbrian Girlguiding volunteer. "Brownie and Rainbow leader, Mrs Smalley, who lives in Hayton, was ...

Win a Wigwam Mini-Break! Summer Fair Raffle Tickets on Sale Soon!
Mon, 22 Jun 2015

This year's fabulous Raffle Prizes are even better than ever and include the chance to win a two night stay in a state-of-the-art Wigwam at New Mills Wigwam Park (click here to find out more). Designed for nature-cravers, adventure-chasers and ...

Hayton Staff Strum Their Way To Music Festival...
Thu, 18 Jun 2015

Hayton School has always encouraged the children's love of playing the ukulele with melodious lessons and an enthusiastic ukulele club but it would appear the uke is not just popular amongst the pupils...  Hayton's music teacher, Mr Brown, ...

Cumbria School Games 2015
Tue, 16 Jun 2015

Congratulations to all the pupils from Hayton School who took part in the Cumbria School Games. The school games are divided into six districts and Hayton played alongside Stanwix and Cummersdale as part of 'Carlisle District'. Team Carlisle won ...

Cumberland Show 2015 - Hayton School Wins Society Rose Bowl
Mon, 8 Jun 2015

This weekend's Cumberland Show was a huge success, thanks to the hard work of staff and pupils from Hayton School. The sticking, glueing, painting, baking, writing and inspired creativity contributed to a great result: Hayton School won the ...

Twickenham Trip 2015
Thu, 4 Jun 2015

Avivia Premiership Rugby Final  - Saturday 30th May 2015 Newcastle Falcons Rugby Club have recently mentored and trained Hayton School children both in tag rugby and in maths, as part of the Aviva Tackling Numbers innovative school maths ...

Orienteering - winning team 2015
Tue, 2 Jun 2015

Congratulations team Hayton on winning the Borderliners' Schools Orienteering League 2015! Hayton School's team came 1st overall with a winning score of 1468 plus there were great individual scores too, including; James, Finn, Elliot, Hannah, ...

Sports Day 2015
Fri, 22 May 2015

The rain stayed away for our annual Sports Day as the children of Hayton School threw themselves into all the activities with a cheery enthusiasm and a healthy dose of competitive spirit! Competition was close between Red, Green, Blue and Yellow ...

Music Evening Hayton Church 2015
Thu, 21 May 2015

A selection of musicians from Hayton School showcased their talents at a mellifluous evening of music at St Mary Magdelene Church on Thursday 21st May 2015. Instruments played included the piano, guitar, clarinet, violin and ukulele with a range of ...

Walk to School Week 18th-22nd May 2015
Wed, 13 May 2015

We are encouraging all families, where possible, to take part in Walk to School Week 2015. Walk to School Week aims to improve the health and fitness of children and reduce congestion and the hazard of traffic outside our school. We hope that you ...

Help Finn Raise Funds For Cancer Research
Mon, 27 Apr 2015

Year 5's Finn Mayhew and his father are cycling to Berwick-Upon-Tweed on 2nd-3rd May to raise money for Cancer Research. They will cycle from Hayton to Berwick-upon-Tweed, the northern most town in England. A distance of 120 miles using the route ...

Lanercost Cross Country ITV Interview 2015
Sat, 21 Mar 2015

Hundreds of children take part in Lanercost Cross Country competition 200 children aged from 3-11 took part in the event which was organised by Lanercost School. They are from various schools in the area and their races were started by Olympic ...

Lanercost Cross Country 2015 (itv.com)
Sat, 21 Mar 2015

Olympian is special guest at Lanercost Cross Country competition (itv.com, 21st March 2015) 200 schoolchildren competing in the 14th annual Lanercost Cross Country competition were joined by Olympian and Great North Run founder Brendan Foster. ...

Hayton = Hayton (2015 film)
Sat, 14 Mar 2015

Hayton = Hayton 2015 This film is a culmination of a whole school Maths project linked to the 100th birthday of a Hayton resident! The film was produced by the Haltwhistle Film Project , to find out more about their other projects click here . ...

Nightstop 2014 (itv.com)
Thu, 27 Nov 2014

ITV News (November 2014) Pupils swap beds for school hall floor... A group of Cumbrian schoolchildren will be getting a taste of what it's like to be homeless this evening.Whilst the rest of us are tucked up in our nice warm beds, pupils and ...

Nightstop 2014 (News and Star)
Mon, 17 Nov 2014

CUMBRIAN YOUNGSTERS 'SLEEP ROUGH' TO HELP HOMELESS CHARITY Fifteen primary schoolchildren swapped their cosy beds for cardboard boxes and newspapers to ‘sleep rough’ and raise money for a new homelessness service. Click here for full ...

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Thanks to parents, pupils, staff & helpers for all your support. Good luck to our leavers, we wish you every success. Have a happy Summer!3 days ago

Fantastic assembly - thank you for your visit & answering so many questions! https://t.co/AECxyvrrhU5 days ago

Amazing performances tonight such great enthusiasm & talent. Thanks to everyone involved behind the scenes too for all their time & effort.6 days ago

Excellent dress rehearsals this morning. Much excitement & anticipation for tonight's performances: Zoom 6pm, Cinderella Rockerfella 7.15pm6 days ago