Junior School Taster Week

Monday 11th – Friday 15th November

Have your son experience the exceptional education at our Junior School for himself with no commitment. Register below.

For primary school aged boys interested in admission into Nursery to Year 6 at Newcastle School for Boys, we would be delighted to have them join us at our Taster Week. Boys will have the chance to get to know our teachers and boys, and enjoy the lessons and specialist teaching on offer. Join us for just one day or the full week.

For boys in our Nursery to Year 1 classes, their time will be spent enjoying our specialist early years and primary curriculum. This will cover the full school week timetable and topic related learning. For boys in Years 2 to 6, the mornings of each day will comprise of Maths and English lessons within their year groups. The afternoons will allow boys to experience our school house structure. Boys will be grouped across year groups, within their houses and will take part in a timetable of lessons to allow them to experience their preferred activities.

Monday – Science, Computing and Story Teller, Tanya Bentham

Tuesday – Games or Creative Writing and Music

Wednesday – Art, Creative Writing and Computing

Thursday – Games or Science and Music

Friday – A selection of our co-curricular clubs including Modern Foreign Languages with La Petite Creperie, Code Club and Mandarin Club and African Drumming.

To reserve a place at our taster week, please complete the form below.  For any questions, please contact our Director of Marketing and Admissions, Mrs Alex Kingsland on admissions@newcastleschool.co.uk or 0191 255 9303. We will then be in touch as soon as possible to confirm details.

Taster Week Registration

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100% of junior boys rated their enjoyment of school as high.

We really enjoy the feeling of community. Within a few weeks of starting, our son knew every other boy’s name in all the year groups and the teachers knew him.

Reception parent