Howden Junior School

"Caring and Sharing"

Address: Howden Junior School, Hailgate, Howden. East Yorkshire. DN14 7SL
Tel: 01430 430385  Email:
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A warm welcome to Howden Junior School in the historic market town of Howden. We are a successful and well respected school that has been recognised by Ofsted for its hard work and high standards. Our targets for learning are clear and all our pupils make good progress during their time with us. Our children find themselves in a busy and enthusiastic learning environment where there is always much to do, see and learn. Please have a good look round our website.

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PTA News 2017

Family Easter Bingo
Tuesday 4 April 2017  – 6pm – 8pm
Chocolate themed prizes, raffle tickets and refreshments
Please come along and help us to raise money for the children at Howden Junior School



Valentines Disco
Thursday, 16 February 2017  – 6.30pm – 8.00pm
£2 entry, free drinks  (tombola, hot dogs, name the teddy, sweets, crisps


Maypole project 2017

You may recall last year our Year 4 pupils took part in the very popular Maypole Festival.  The Youth and Community Arts would like to offer this event again in 2017 but need to secure some funding.  They have applied for the Aviva Community Fund and have been successful to the next stage – the public vote.  They need as many people as possible to vote for the project to gain the funding.  The more votes they get the more likely they are to receive funding!  Voting begins tomorrow.   Your support would be much appreciated. Thank you.

Here is the link:


Year 4 Egyptian Museum

The Year 4 Egyptian Museum event went fabulously with lots of guests looking at our displays, visiting our relaxing spa and trying  some delicious treats in our café.

Please look in Year 4 projects for all the great photos of the event!

Year 4 Egyptiam museum


Good luck to the 12 orienteers who are taking part in the orienteering finals tonight at Burton Constable.

Sports Relief

The children raised a whopping £725.57 for Sports Relief.  Well done.

Egg Competition

Some of the fabulous eggs which have been decorated for the egg competition.100_0358 100_0359

World Book Day

All staff dressed as characters from the Wizard of Oz.
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Stick Man competition

Congratulations to Oliver Gibson (Ye100_0301ar 4).  Oliver won the Stick Man competition.  Well done to all the children who took part.  All of the entries were fantastic.


PTA Events 2016

Family Christmas Bingo: 7 December 2016 – 6pm – 8pm

Halloween Disco:  1 November 2016 – 6.30pm – 8pm   £2 entry

All year groups are welcome!

Happy Christmas

Many thanks to Mrs Kerry Petch for the lovely cakes bought in this morning.


School Events Feed

Notice of Events – Summer Term 2017

19 July          Leaver’s Disco:  6.30pm – 8pm (all Year groups welcome)
20 July          Reward Day
21 July          Leaver’s Assembly: 9am-10am
21 July          Break up for Summer term
5 Sept           Return to School

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