"This is a happy school where pupils work hard and relish the breadth of opportunities provided for them." OFSTED 2017"Parents are thrilled to be part of a school community in which each child is made to feel valued and important‟ OFSTED 2017

Welcome to our website!

Welcome to the Year 6 classes!

Reception teachers are Mrs. Johnson in Class 13 and Mrs. Bradley in Class 14.

Ms. Eckert is the teaching assistant supporting your children.

 General Information

At the start of the year, we share curriculum information with parents. Please find the presentation below. Click on the link to download the file or scroll through the presentation below.

Link to the file

The application process for the Secondary Admissions 2022 Intake - 

information from Durham County Council

The application process for the Secondary Admissions 2021 Intake has started.

 The Closing Date for Secondary School Applications is the 31st October 2021.

Please visit this website below for all the important information and to apply.



  End of year expectations

Here is a link to the end of year expectations for year 6, they set out what each child should know by the end of year six in English and Maths.

Non Negotiable Parent Leaflet - Year 6.docx


We give out English and Maths homework every Thursday which must be completed by the following Tuesday. Every child has a login to Teams online learning platform where homework can be accessed and should be completed. Please send us a message on Dojo if you have any problems.


We encourage children to read every day! Each child has been given a login to MyOn reading platform and a reading book from school (they can also read books from home). Please make sure that children are reading at least 20 minutes each day.



The children  get spellings to learn each Friday, they are tested on the following Friday. The spellings follow the rules taken from the National Curriculum 2014. Here is a list of the required spellings for years 5 and 6.

NC word list.docx

MyON Reading Platform

Click the link below to login to the reading platform. You will need to type the  school name: Vane Road Primary School. Your login is the same as the Accelerated Reader login.



All Vane Road KS2 children please see the link below for access to Languagenut! Children can now enjoy learning a variety of languages through the use of interactive activities and games. Click log in and enter you details. If you do not have your log in at home, please contact the school and Mrs Johnson will be able to help. Enjoy!


Year 6  SAT Revision

Please use  google chrome to access this resource as the links may not work in internet explorer/microsoft edge.

Year 6 Fun

Multi-skills festival

Mayan Day