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

Welcome to our School Website

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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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

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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.

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Notice of Events – Summer Term 2016

Fri, 22 July               Break up Return to school
Tue, 6 Sept              Return to school
Wed, 7 Sept             Y6 Cycle skills training (information to follow in Sept)
Fri, 8 Sept                Year 3 Pizza Making & Pizza Café  open from 2.45 for Y3 parents
Mon, 12 Sept           Year 4 Swimming  (10 sessions – 12,13,14,15 Sept, 19,20,21,22 Sept & 26, 27 Sept)
Tue, 13 Sept            Year 5 visit to the Wilderspin Museum
Wed, 14 Sept           Individual school photographs
Fri, 16 Sept              Year 4 visit to Tropical World
Tue, 20 Sept            Year 6 Durham residential
Fri, 30 Sept              British Heart Foundation Skipathon


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