Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

Welcome to the Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E.P.S. Website

Welcome to the web page for classes 5B and 5T



The staff that are working in Year 5 are:

Mrs Barnes - Class teacher

Mrs Toddington  - Class teacher

Mrs Turner - Teaching Assistant 

Mrs Schofield - Teaching Assistant

Ms Thorpe - Teaching Assistant

Mrs Schofield - Teaching Assistant

Miss Ritchie - Teaching Assistant 

Mr Stanton - Teaching Assistant (PE)

Mr Cooney - Teaching Assistant (PE)

The Year 5 email address is:


P.E. is every Friday and will be taught by Mr Stanton and Mr Cooney.  Children are to come to school in their P.E. kit and trainers/pumps. Plain t-shirt and plain shorts with their school jumper are to be worn.


Swimming will take place on a Thursday, starting on Thursday 15th September. Children are to bring a towel with either a swimming costume or trunks. A swimming cap is needed for long hair. 


Maths and spelling homework will be given out every Friday and should be returned the following Friday.  

Some weeks there will be extra homework based on something they have been taught earlier that week or term. This is also due in on a Friday. 

Homework is expected to be handed in every week. Spare copies are always available and the children will know where these are kept.  

Please encourage your child to engage in their homework and to complete it to the best of their ability. Pencils and blue pens are needed to complete the homework.  


Children are expected to read for 20 minutes every day. 

Dates for your diary

Thursday 1st December 2022 6:30pm-8:30pm  CHRISTMAS MARKET EVENING.

Wednesday 7th December 3:15pm-5pm CHRISTMAS FAIR.

Monday 12th December - Parents' Evening - from 3:30pm 

Wednesday 14th December - Christmas Carol Service - 1:30pm at Holy Trinity Church

Friday 16th December - Elf Day - children can come to school dressed as an elf if they wish!

Monday 19th December - Year 5 and 6 Christmas Party 

Tuesday 20th December - Christmas Lunch

Tuesday 20th December - End of Term - 2pm finish


Year 5 are reading ...


The Nowhere Emporium by Ross MacKenzie

Here are some useful websites that you can use at home:

Times Tables Rock Stars 

Bug Club (The school code is bacu)

IDL  (Not all of you have a login for this - if it is you then you know about it!)