Headteacher's News Archive

Tuesday 24th April 2018

Really well done to all of those children who entered into our Reading Bingo Challenge.  I know that Ms Grasby, Mrs Siggins and Miss Jobanputra have really enjoyed looking at all the entries and there will be prizes coming soon in assembly.  Reading is such an important skill to develop and

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Tuesday 17th April 2018

Welcome back!  It was wonderful to see the children return to school looking smart in their uniforms.  As always after a break the children quickly settle back into routines and there is such a purposeful atmosphere around the school. The summer term is always very exciting with so many things

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Tuesday 27th March 2018

The end of the term is quickly approaching – we finish on Thursday 29th March at 3.10pm and we return to school on Monday 16th April at 8.55am.  I do wish you all a good break.  The children have been working hard this term and we are very proud of

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Wednesday 21st March 2018

At the end of last week all the parents of children in Years 1 – 6 would have received their reports.  We look forward to seeing you on our two parents evenings to discuss your child’s progress further.  The first one is on Thursday 22nd March and the second one

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Tuesday 13th March 2018

Our book character dress up day last Thursday was amazing.  The effort and imagination that was put into the children’s costumes was really fantastic.  Do have a look at our website for some photos of this really stunning day.  A huge thank you to all our parents for supporting the

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Tuesday 6th March 2018

Last week was Book Week.  We were very fortunate to have two authors visit the school, Ross Welford and Holly Webb.  The children really enjoyed meeting them and it was wonderful to read the comments that they left after their visits.  ‘Such a lovely bunch of well-mannered children.  I loved

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Wednesday 21st February 2018

Welcome back to everyone, it was so lovely to see the children back after the half term break. The children have got straight into their work .  Our Junior children have a real focus on developing their times tables during Early Morning Work.  All year groups from Year 3 to Year 6

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Wednesday 7th February 2017

Yesterday it was ‘Online Safety Day’.  The children had assemblies linked to this theme and were all looking at the key ways we can keep ourselves safe when on line or using technology.  It was wonderful to see those parents who came back for our parent event linked to online

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Wednesday 31st January 2018

What an exciting week we are having at Barnfield!  We have had dinosaurs in the gym!  As part of our Investigations Week we had a special workshops for our Nursery, Reception and Year 1 children.  They learnt so much about dinosaurs and it was a really hands on, practical way to learn

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Wednesday 24th January 2018

I visited our Year 4 children who are away at Cardfield Residential Centre in Essex yesterday. The children are having a wonderful time and getting experiences that they will remember forever.  It was so lovely to see them taking on new challenges and enjoying the very different environment that they

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