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  Thank you to the NSPCC for coming in to school yesterday with their mascot “Buddy”. The children learned about “Speaking Out and Staying Safe”. Ella from Year 6 said after the assembly “Personally I gained a lot of facts and new pieces of information which might help if I ever got in a situation […]

Safer Internet Day – Tuesday 7th February 2017

Duke Street School is joining the global Safer Internet Day campaign to promote the safe and responsible use of technology. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, Safer Internet Day will take place on Tuesday 7th February 2017 with the theme ‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet’. Celebrated in over […]

School Council Visit to the Mayor

Last Thursday, the School Council were invited to the Mayor’s Parlour, below are a few of the comments made by the children: “Yesterday was a brilliant experience” “We were lucky enough to go to the Mayor’s Parlour and the Council Chamber at the Town Hall.  Also we were very privileged to meet the Mayor, Doreen”. […]

Severe Weather Precaution Considerations

During severe weather arriving, we will endeavour to keep the school open when it is safe to do so.  A decision on whether the school stays open or closes depends on many factors. School will remain open unless you hear otherwise.  Conditions can change dramatically and within a small location and within a short time […]

Dragon Drive

Dragon Drive and Chinese Supper Thursday 2nd Feb 6.00 – 7.30 The PTFA are organising a second Dragon Drive to celebrate the Chinese New Year. It’s a table top dice game (like a beetle drive, only hotter!) and it’s an occasion for all the family to enjoy together.  As well as the dice game and […]

Roving Reporting Teams

  Following feedback from our website survey, we have set up 2 Roving Reporting teams within school.  This allows visitors to see school from the pupils’ point of view.  Here are their first reports.   Typing Trio Hello, here is the first report from the Typing Trio.  There isn’t just us, there is a girl […]

Autumn Term 2016

    Just a reminder that Autumn Term starts on Monday 5th September.  The doors will be open from 8:45am for the children to quietly and calmly enter their classroom, ready for the day ahead. There has been a few changes in the classrooms over the holidays, as the teachers have been busy getting everything ready.  […]

Duke Street in Bloom!


We are Proud to belong to Duke Street! 2015/16 has been a very busy year. One of our school development priorities has been on developing a sense of pride in ourselves and our school. As part of this priority, we have been very busy developing our school grounds. We have created new planting areas, bought […]

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