Eldon Primary School

Eldon Primary School

Eldon expects the best….Let’s be the best that we can be!

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Family Learning and Community Events

Allday’s Farm visits Eldon and everyone experiences the animals!

Summer 2023 Reading Challenge

Family Learning at Eldon September 2023 / 24

Parents arts and crafts

Learning poetry with Rhythmical Mike

Making a mezze with our families

Come and join 'The Friends of Eldon!'


Our Learning Mentor Mr Cotterill hosts a coffee morning every Tuesday at 10.00a.m at Eldon House! Come and join us for a hot drink and a  chat. Everyone is welcome! The Friends of Eldon help us to plan next steps for the school including fund raising activities and community events. 

Parent and Child Workshops! 

Look out for the weekly parent and child learning opportunities being held at Eldon from September 2023! 

Workshops include the following: Early Reading, Phonics, Mathematics, History Detectives and Forest Schools! Look out for the details on ClassDojo! 

Thank you, ex-pupil, Ivy! 

Ex- pupil and Eldon’s Elders Ivy  has asked a little help from her son to pick up and distribute 255 chocolate Easter eggs to our children for our ‘design an egg completion!’ 
Thank you, Ivy! 

Year 1 parents learn phonics alongside their children! 

Stay and Play Sessions

Parent and Toddler Sessions 

These are held every Wednesday morning from 9.10a.m - 10.10a.m. 

Our EYFS staff lead these and everyone is welcome! 

Bring your baby's and toddlers for a fun session of play in the school hall!

Get to know other parents too and find out about starting your child in our Nursery! 

Family Learning Opportunities from October 2022

Brain Dome visiting Eldon as part of National Science Week November 2022

Halloween Disco October 2022

Easter Challenge! Which vehicle will transport safely and travel the furthest? Our Eldon’s Elders help us to investigate!

Fundraising for Red Nose Day!

Thanks to our generous donations from our children and families, we raised £739.20!
A stunning amount of funds raised for a worthwhile charity!
Thank you, Mrs Patel for co-ordinating this for school!

Toothbrushing at Eldon House

This is "Toothbrushing at Eldon House" by Eldon Primary School. Reception children learn all about their oral hygiene and practise their tooth brushing skills as their parents help too!

Wold Book Day March 2022 with Literacy Hero Richard O’Neil ... A Family Affair!

Eldon's World Book Day Celebrations - You are a Reader!


Eldon are excited to welcome back award winning National Literacy Hero Richard O'Neill. We will be developing our writer's craft by working collectively from Nursery to Year 6 to create a story based on the history of Eldon. Watch out for 'ELDON'S BIG READ'! Our children's published stories will be hanging on the fence for our Eldon community to read and share together! 

Eldon's Food Bank February 2022 

Our  fabulous 'Friends of Eldon' are starting up the food bank once again!

Volunteers, parents and grand parents are rallying around to sort and distribute food to any families that need a 'top up' during these tricky times! Food will be distributed from Eldon House from Tuesday 8th February! Watch out for more information on our internal ClassDojo platform! 

National Storytelling Week! February 2022 

Families, friends and the wider community came together for a magical evening of storytelling with

Richard O'Neil! 

Family Storytelling Event with Richard O'Neill

The HM Queen Elizabeth Platinum Jubilee Celebrations! February 2022

Volunteers, parents and Governors joined the school to put together a fabulous day of celebrations to mark the start of The Queen's 70 years reign! 

National Food Breakfast Programme

From January 2022, Eldon is once again able to apply for funding to ensure more children are able to access our daily Breakfast Club. 

Bagels, cereal, fruit and milk are available from 8.00a.m. onwards. 

Children have the opportunity to socialise and participate in games with their peers, before learning time resumes at 8.50a.m. 


Remembrance Day 2021

Our school community and Friends of Eldon marked Remembrance Day. Children made wreaths and displayed these as part of the ceremony. Infant pupils made a cenotaph; The Last Post was sounded! Mrs Seddon recited the poem "They shall not grow old" Everyone remembered, recalled and reflected!

Eldon’s Poetry Slam ... National Poetry Day 2021!

Early Reading at Eldon November 2021

Family Learning Courses From September 2021 


Fun with Maths – 16.9.21

Learn how your child is taught Maths and early number skills in Reception.  Learn how to support your child’s learning at home.  Encourage your child to develop their Maths skills through play, games and activities

How children learn phonics and early reading skills – 5.11.21, 12.11.21, 21.11.21

Develop your knowledge on how children are taught phonics and early reading skills. Explore a range of activities and ideas to do with their child to support reading at home. Learn something new and have fun developing your skill


Fun with phonics – 18.11.21

Learn how Foundation and Reception children are taught to read, spell and write using phonics. Explore fun resources to help your child learn at home. Learn something new and have fun developing your skills


STEM Club – 23.11.21, 3.12.21

You will use science, technology, engineering and math's to tackle tasks and challenges – Working with your child to problem solve, design, create and have fun.

Our art work at Royal Preston Hospital in the Dementia Ward September 2021


tes winner 2018