South Wellfield First School

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South Wellfield First School, Otterburn Avenue, South Wellfield, Whitley Bay, NE25 9QL

0191 643 3300

South Wellfield First School

Welcome to South Wellfield First School where We Shine Brightly!

  1. Curriculum
  2. Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Overview

Our curriculum has been carefully designed to ensure progression, diversity and relevance to the area in which we live. Our aim is to create an inclusive, challenging and memorable curriculum that builds a secure subject knowledge across the curriculum, as well as developing a wide range of skills which will lay the foundations for wherever their future career takes them.

At South Wellfield First School, we focus on doing everything well, the Wellfield Way.  We have interwoven five key themes into all aspects of the curriculum; our vision is that your children will be:

If you want to find out how these are linked to a particular subject, please explore our subject pages.

Quality first teaching is at the heart of everything we do, ensuring we support all our children to reach their full potential. We take a mastery approach to the curriculum, breaking down the curriculum into small steps and moving through the curriculum together, responding to the needs of the class and individuals within it. The image below illustrates our 'keep up' not 'catch up' philosophy and gives an insight into what we do in the classroom to include and support all our children to achieve.

Below you will see our Yearly Overview of the topics covered in each year group.