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West Denton Primary School

‘A Stepping Stone into the Future’

Service to Others

Our children live out the WDPS Core Value of 'Caring' by tidying up a family room.  As they progress through the school,  they provide community service to our neighbours in  West Denton and in other Newcastle communities. 

Working with the fabulous charity Feeding Families, our children have been helping by giving up their time to help pack much needed hampers for the community

Our children have been litter picking to help improve where they live and support the local environment

Working with the River Trust - learning about rubbish and why we must fight against litter being dropped

Our Year 5 children giving their time to work with the residents of Whorlton Grange

Supporting Newcastle Council to plant the Tiny Forest in the community near our school

As part of being a community hub for litter picking equipment, our children have been using the equipment to litter pick in and around our school.

Our children across the school have all been taking part in Litter picking to support the clean up of our local area. We are working with Morrisons, our local councillors and River Trust

Again our fantastic children and their families have donated sweet treats and toiletries for Helping Others Together

As part of our Service to others our children and their families have donated shoe boxes full of goodies, toiletries and sweet treats for the Charity Helping Others Together. Who give direct the the homeless on our streets in Newcastle

This week we have been working on our Service to Others - Life Skill, by moving chippings to the nursery area to fill up their little house floor to ensure it’s safe for the younger children.

As part of whole school Service to Others, our children and families sent in very generous donations or food to help those in desperate need of support. We were overwhelmed with their generously as were the People’s Kitchen

Year 3/4 have been working really hard moving bark chippings to our Bushcraft Area to make our paths safe for the winter months

Year 4 have been working really hard moving bark chippings to our Bushcraft Area to make our paths safe for the winter months

Years 5 and 6 have been making the paths in the Bushcraft Area by adding fresh chippings to them to prevent people from slipping. They have also been adding some pumpkins from our allotments to make it look Autumnal

Our whole school worked with Newcastle City Council to carry out a litter pick

Year 1 and 2 Moving Hard Core to Help Others

Year 4 Helping Your Homes Newcastle To Plant Bulbs At Our Local Flats For Pensioners