Address: Howden Junior School, Hailgate, Howden. East Yorkshire. DN14 7SL
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Howden Junior School – “Caring and Sharing”

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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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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

Spring Ball, Friday 22 April 2016 – Cancelled



All year groups are welcome!

British Values Day 2016

British Values day had a host of famous faces!

How many do you recognise?

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Happy Christmas

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


Christmas Hamper Winner

The second Christmas hamper was won by Mrs Kerry Owens. Congratulations!

Christmas Hamper winner

Christmas Dinner

Everyone enjoyed their Christmas dinner today, and the staff helped too. It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas!!!

Christmas Dinner 2015

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Christmas hamper winner

Well done to Mrs Neal our first Christmas hamper winner. There will be another one to win this afternoon.

Good luck everyone.

Christmas hamper winner

Raffle prizes

Raffle tickets will be on sale at the Christmas performance. Prizes to be won….IMG_0673

Christmas Cake

Fantastic hand decorated Christmas Cake by Ollie Garrett.

Thank you.


New Howden Junior School Website

Please look through our new website for all the information you need about what’s going on at Howden Junior School. We have uploaded photos of the Enterprise Fair run by Year 6 and the Christmas performance dress rehearsal today.

Y6 Enterprise Day

Enterprise Fair is really buzzing, come down between 2.30pm & 4pm to join in the fun.



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Notice of Events – Summer Term 2016

Mon, 25 Apr Y6 National Child Measurement
Programme (NCMP)
Thu 28, Apr Family members school lunch
Mon, 2 May School Closed
Tue, 3 May Y4 Maypole Finale—West Park, Goole, PM
Fri, 6 May Bike puncture repair workshop, Y5
Mon, 9 May Y6 SATs week
Wed, 18 May Y5/6 Kwik Cricket
Wed, 18 May Road Safety Workshop—whole school
Wed, 18 May Durham meeting, Y5 parents, 6pm
Thur, 19 May Bike Skills Day—whole school (weather permitting) more info to follow
Tue, 24 May Y3 Viking Day
Thur, 26 May Howden’s Got Talent, 6.30pm—info to follow
Friday 27 May Queen’s Birthday picnic, families invited
Mon, 30 May Half term break
Mon, 6 Jun Wrates : Class Photographs
Wed, 8 June Y2 Open Evening, 6.30pm, Uniform shop
Fri, 17 June Olympic Day—details to follow
Mon, 27 June Y6 dress rehearsal
Tue, 28 June Y6 Production for Y2,3 & 4
Wed, 29 June Y6 Production, Y5 – plus parents – Details to follow regarding tickets.
Mon, 4 July Y6 Transition week to Senior School
Wed 6 & Thur 7 July Y2 Transition / new classes
Thur, 7 July Open afternoon for all parents
Wed, 13 July Sports Day
Thur, 14 July Y6 Welton Waters
Fri, 15 July Sports Day (reserve date)
Thur, 21 July Reward Day
Thur, 21 July Summer Prom (whole school)
Fri, 22 July Y6 Leavers Assembly
Fri, 22 July Break up from school


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