Whitley And Eggborough Community Primary School

Caring, Helping and Sharing


Pre school Craft afternoon

Christmas 2021

Children In Need

Children could come to school in pyjamas or something Pudsey!

Macmillan  Coffee Afternoon

Thank you to everyone who donated cakes and supported us on the day.  We raised £588!

WHITFEST - Year 6 Leavers Festival

Filey Trip - Year 6

100 Challenge!

During June we took part in a sponsored 100 challenges, to raise money for a wellbeing garden as a legacy after the global pandemic of 2020/21.  From reading 100 books to planting 100 bulbs everyone got involved!

Urban Strides

Key stage 2 were treated to street dance workshops with Urban Strides dance group

Charity Haircut

Eliza in Sycamore class very bravely cut her hair to donate to The Little princess charity.  Well done Eliza!

All Stars Cricket 

Years 1-6 enjoyed cricket workshops hosted by All Stars Cricket.

Mental Health Awareness Week

Inspired by artist Andy Goldsworthy and following this year's theme of 'back to nature' Cherry and Chestnut Classes created their own nature art.

Chatterbooks Reading Club

9 of our gifted and talented readers from year 6 are part of the Chatterbooks reading club run by the Reading Agency.  We have been lucky enough to receive 10 free limited edition proof copies of the book Circus Maximus, for the children to read, discuss and review.

World Book Day 2021 (in lockdown!)

Fun in the snow in Lockdown!

Outdoor Christingle and Carol Concert

Children in Need 2020

We Remembered...

Halloween 2020

Roald Dahl Day 2020

Socially-distanced Leavers Assembly 2020!

World Book Day 2020

At Whitley & Eggborough we celebrated World Book Day with a variety of activities.  Terry Caffrey a published poet visited school and held workshops with Key Stage 2 throughout the day, he shared lots of inspirational ideas with the children and we look forward to seeing this shine through in their work!  We held a decorate a potato as your favourite book character competition, along with a book swap in the afternoon.  Terry also hosted afternoon tea with last half terms star readers and did a book signing after school.

Selby Abbey Visits 

Key Stage 2 enjoyed a visit to Selby Abbey as part of Mission History & Geography during the Autumn term.  This coincided with the 950th anniversary of the Abbey.

Boggle Hole Residential

Chas's Adventure