Worthington Primary School

Harvest Thanksgiving

What an amazing amount of harvest goods were collected by us all on the last day of half term. Every item was sent directly to Mustard Tree – a charity in Ancoats, Manchester, that works alongside many of the homeless in our nearest city. We want to thank them for the great work they do […]

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Book Fair 2019

Our recent Book Fair has raised the incredible sum of £517.86 for our school library.  Thank you all so very much for coming along to the school entrance area and taking a look at the books on offer. You might have noticed during your visit last week to parents’ evening that we have been refreshing […]

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Sale Scarecrow Safari

If you happen to wander past school in the coming days looking for our two scarecrows, I’m afraid they have left for the summer!  Not looking their best at the end of a particularly wet period of August, they needed a little rest back in the countryside, beside a warm and cosy fire. They will […]

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Win £5,000 for our Library

To have the chance of winning £100 for yourself and £5,000 for our school, please follow the link sent to you via Parent Pay or enter at: www.nationalbooktokens.com/schools

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A Quarter of a Million Visitors!

On Monday 21st January 2019, we registered the 250,000th visitor to our website! The daily average number of visits to our website has more than doubled from 86 in 2014 to 179 in 2019. On behalf of all the staff, children and governors of the school, we hope that you all continue to visit our […]

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Our Emmeline

On Friday 14th December, exactly one hundred years since women were first able to vote in a general election, the new statue of Emmeline Pankhurst , entitled ‘Our Emmeline’ was unveiled in St Peter’s Square. A group of pupils from years fie and six were invited to join a march which began at the Pankhurst […]

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Councillor Andrew Simcock’s Visit – Emmeline Pankhurst’s Statue

A special guest paid us a visit last week to tell us about an important event which is taking place in Manchester next month. Councillor Andrew Simcock from Manchester City Council has spent the last four years working tirelessly to raise money for a new statue in Manchester. A statue of Emmeline Pankhurst will be unveiled […]

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Music Event – Friday 16th November

What a magnificent day – and it wasn’t just the children who got into the swing of things! All this week our children have been learning about pop music through the decades.  As well as learning iconic songs from their chosen era, they have also been learning something about the culture and fashion from the time, and […]

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The Mr Sparkle Band

On Friday 9th November, we launched our Grand Music Event with a resounding performance from The Mr Sparkle Band.  Here, the band are playing the 1958 Rock and Roll number ‘Johnny B. Goode.  This song was written and first performed by the great Chuck Berry.  Please click the link to see the band in action! […]

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We Will Remember Them

Today we mark the one hundredth anniversary of the end of the First World War. People all around Europe and other parts of the world will today fall silent at 11 am – the time when peace was announced and the fighting stopped. For the last few weeks children in our school have been thinking […]

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