We have all been very busy in Bricklaying this term. Pupils have been using new tools, ratios for cement and how to mix cement, techniques when using certain equipment, laying foundations, laying bricks in the correct formation and the importance of keeping a clean work area and cleaning down of tools. Keep your eyes and…

Local Mural Artist

Durham born, community mural artist, Lewis came into school on Tuesday to finish his first art piece. Lewis and a couple of pupils worked on the art in the Vocational area. We are delighted with the end product and looking forward to some VERY exciting projects coming this year with Lewis. If you would like…

Motor Vehicle

Vocational – Motor Vehicle. It’s been a very busy and exciting time at Croft. We now have two cars to support the learning in Mr. Bolton’s Motor vehicle lessons. A big thank you to Kevin Brunton at for sending two excellent cars which our pupils love working and learning with on site.  

Baking fun in Birch

We had a baking lesson where Mrs Convery showed us how to bake her famous brownies! We measured the ingredients, mixed them up and placed the mixture into a baking tray. We had lots of fun making sure that all the ingredients we measured where right. Obviously we had even more fun eating them!

Catch-up Flu Immunisations

“Has your child missed their nasal flu vaccination in school? If so we would like to invite your child to attend the school aged immunisation service clinic at  Woodhouse Close Children’s Centre on 13/11/2021 between 9.30am and 2.30pm. This is a drop-in clinic so there is no need to make an appointment just turn up on the day.…