1st March 2024

Dear Parents This week, the highlight has undoubtedly been the trip to see the Lion King in London.  The Parents’ Association have made this possible and I would like to thank them immensely for their funding to allow such an incredible trip to happen.  The...

16th February 2024

Dear Parents, In the final week of this half term, many of the children have been enhancing their learning with a range of trips.  On Monday, Year 4 visited Colchester Castle Museum for their Romans topic; Year 1 went to Shepreth Wildlife Park for their minibeasts...

9th February 2024

Dear Parents, This week, as you will read below, has focused on Children’s Mental Health Week.  Throughout the school, children have been involved in activities around the topic ‘My Voice Matters’.  The aim of this is to empower children by providing...

2nd February 2024

Dear Parents, This week we have had a tiger in school, who visited Reception for tea!  The EYFS storytelling week across Nursery and Reception has been hugely successful and the children have thoroughly enjoyed listening to new and old stories.  As you read this...

26th January 2024

Dear Parents, As we end the week, today alone has been one that demonstrates all that makes Fairstead special – an open day, fixtures, trips, and a wanted wolf! This morning we held our second Open Morning event of the academic year, which delighted visitors...