Animated Objects – Visit

Burlington Junior recently had a visit from the wonderful Animated Objects Company.  They spent time with each year group and worked on different projects within our topic theme 'In the Name of Fame'.  Year 3 have been learning about Amy Johnson, her achievements and her plane.  They looked at the planning, design and construction of [...]

Marine Biologist – Living Seas Centre

Last Wednesday, a group of children from Years 4, 5 and 6 went to Flamborough’s Living Seas Centre where they became ‘Marine Biologists for the day’. The children participated in a wide range of activities, most of which were based outside on the beautiful South Landing shoreline. First of all, the children learnt about some [...]

Kip on a Ship – Part 3

On Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th March, Class 10 went to London on an amazing visit organised by Hull Children’s University. After an early start, we arrived in the hustle and bustle of London’s Kings Cross Station. The children were very surprised and excited. We dropped our bags at HMS Belfast and crossed Tower Bridge [...]

Book in a Box

On 2nd March we held our annual Book in a Box competition. This year the standard of entries had increased dramatically. We were thrilled at the imagination and ingenuity of Burlington pupils in their creations. Mrs Swift had an incredibly tricky time picking the winners as there were so many high quality entries. In the [...]

Kip on a Ship – Part 2

On 28th February to the 1st March, Class 11 went on an amazing trip to London, organised by the Hull Children’s University. After a long journey there, and a trek through a busy London, we arrived at the HMS Belfast, where we were going to stay for the night. Always on the move, we walked [...]

Burlington Gymnasts Qualify for Nationals!

Six girls had a very early start on Saturday 28th January as they travelled to Sheffield to compete in the Milano trio gymnastic competition. All the girls have been training extremely hard for this competition since the start of the year with our school coach Laura Deamer and it was clear on the day that [...]

Kip on a Ship – Part 1

A cold, wet, Wednesday morning and Bridlington station was filled with the hustle and bustle of 23 Burlington children ready to set off on the first trip of three to our capital city. In partnership with Hull Children’s University, a charity aimed at raising aspirations with unique learning experiences, we set off for our Kip [...]


Attendance is very important for our children to reach their full potential and all schools have a duty to monitor pupils closely. If your child’s attendance falls below 95%, (national average for primary schools) a letter is automatically generated to make sure that you are aware. We understand some parents may be a bit concerned [...]

Stay and Read – Year 4

Today parents were able to join their children for Stay and Read in Year 4. This is an opportunity for parents to see a lesson and the changes since they were at school. In Year 4 they were doing reading comprehension skills and all the parents seemed to enjoy their lesson. (We usually have feedback [...]

Mission Starlight – Class 12

In Class 12 we were lucky enough to have a visit from Bryony Turford (space ambassador) for a science workshop called Mission Starlight. This is a global experiment on ultraviolet rays. At Burlington Junior our mission was to protect astronauts from the effects of harmful UV light. To do this we had to investigate which [...]