The focus this week has been on our youngest children. We had 2 nursery open days where our new children could visit and get to know the nursery setting. I know that Miss Birer and Miss Biggs are really looking forward to getting to know the children as they begin to stay this week. Mrs Russell, Miss Silk and all our Early Years staff are also so proud of how our Reception children are settling so well into school. It is … Continue Reading
The first week back seems to have flown by! The children are so settled and there is such a purposeful atmosphere in the school. It was fabulous to see so many of you drop in and say hello to the teachers for our ‘Meet the Teacher’ session. I’m sure the children enjoyed showing you their new classrooms. We have just updated our website – so please do log on to www.barnfieldschool.co.uk to have a look. We keep this updated with … Continue Reading
If you are interested in applying for our reception places 2019 and would like a tour of Barnfield School please make and appointment for one of the following dates. Tuesday 9th October – 9.30am Wednesday 10th October – 1.30pm Tuesday 30th October – 9.30am Wednesday 31st October – 1.30pm Tuesday 27th November – 9.30am Wednesday 28th November – 1.30pm
A very warm welcome back to everyone. I hope that you have all had a good break and are ready for the new school year ahead. It has been wonderful to see everyone this week and it is very clear that the children are refreshed and ready to learn again. I know that the staff have all enjoyed this first week of getting to know the children in their classes and are looking forward to really moving them on in their learning … Continue Reading
As Year 6 take the stage for the final time, we wish them well in all their future endeavours as they themselves take their next big step.
This year seems to have flown by! We would like to thank all our parents and carers for the support that they have given to the school this year. We are very proud of the children and all the effort that they have put into their learning. I wish you all a wonderful summer and I look forward to seeing you all again in September – ready to achieve even more in the new school year. For our Year 6 … Continue Reading
We are very proud to announce that our overall 2017 -18 Literacy Wall of Fame winner is Duha of 4C. She is now the proud owner of a set of books all personally signed by their authors (including Michael Rosen a great favourite at Barnfield School). Due to a successful first year in the juniors, Literacy Wall of Fame will be returning next year for both juniors and infant children. We will be beginning with the extremely popular Caught Reading … Continue Reading
Year 2 have enjoyed a wonderful trip to Aldenham Country Park. They had a marvellous time going on a bug hunt where they found an assortment of bugs and insects. The children also enjoyed the opportunity to explore the farm and the many animals there. They even got to play in the adventure playground! The children and adults had a fantastic day!
The children had a fantastic time at the farm and found Mrs Gunn’s favourite animals! We went on a tractor ride, fed some goats and explored the adventure playground.
Reception classes worked so hard on their class assemblies of the Billy Goats Gruff! We loved singing about the three billy goats and the terrible troll!