12th February 2021

Dear Parents, What an extraordinary and unusual half term we have had!  Children and teachers alike have never worked so hard and all are very deserving of their half-term break.  I am sure that everyone is delighted that they are able to have two weeks to relax and...

5th February 2021

Dear Parents, A huge thank you to everyone for your extremely prompt and positive responses to my e-mail proposing a change to the current term’s dates.  Your comments were overwhelmingly in favour of the proposal and I am delighted, therefore, to confirm that...

29th January 2021

Dear Parents, It has been wonderful to read about your children’s exciting online learning this week and to see the lovely photographs you have sent from home.  Please do send in your fabulous photographs of your children at home, and any stories of unexpected...

22nd January 2021

Dear Parents, Judging by all the photographs I have seen celebrating the success of our remote learning, the children have had another extremely fun and successful week.  Please do keep sending in photographs of your children learning at home as it is a lovely way for...

15th January 2021

Dear Parents, I am extremely proud of the way that your children, you and all the staff have moved seamlessly onto remote learning.  Your positive comments have meant so much to my colleagues and me; similarly, we thoroughly enjoying seeing all of your photographs of...

8th January 2021

Dear Parents, Whilst this has not been the start of the new term which we had hoped for, I have been both proud and inspired by the way in which both pupils and teachers have risen to the challenges of this new lockdown.  Our online learning programme was rolled out...

11th December 2020

Dear Parents, I am certain that all the children and my colleagues would concur with me that last night’s ‘Carols by Candlelight’ was a most memorable and festive experience for all!  Despite the limitations imposed upon us by Government guidelines,...

4th December 2020

Dear Parents, You can imagine the excitement in school this morning with the flurry of snow making everywhere look quite magical.  All children relished making snowballs and enjoyed the best of the snow before it thawed. I thoroughly enjoyed watching Reception’s...

27th November 2020

Dear Parents, One of the many highlights of the week for me was walking past the hall and seeing, first Year 1 and then Year 2, enjoying their Gymnastics lessons with Mrs Toynbee.  Year 1 were working on a very lively (and complicated!) Folk Dance and with great...

20th November 2020

Dear Parents, A particular highlight of the week for me was watching the Reception children and sensing their palpable excitement in anticipation of their first trip to the forest.  It was clearly a huge success, judging by their joyous faces and exuberant return to...