Farsley Farfield Primary School

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Head teacher blog 22 November 2014

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This was a shortened week due to the Training Day. The teachers had a valuable day with 150 others from local schools at a day hosted by Priesthorpe. We worked with Will Ord on what makes a great lesson and feedback suggests it was both inspiring and practical. In school we had some more Read More

Head teacher blog 15/11/2014

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Despite the rainy weather, we have fad a fabulous Children in Need day: many thanks for everyone’s generosity!  This week also saw poignant commemorations for Remembrance Day and the 100 year anniversary of World War 1. A number of classes made wreaths and visited the memorial in the village, whilst older children learnt about Read More

Head teacher blog 7/11/2014

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It has been an inspiring week at Farfield, with a visit to the school by former pupil Nile Wilson. Nile has had a phenomenal year in gymnastics, progressing from being a Junior champion to Commonwealth Gold and appearing in the World Championships in China. Nile did an assembly that linked all our ethos statements Read More

Head teacher blog 23rd October

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Happy Diwali to all our Hindu and Sikh families! It has been a long eight week half term but I think it has been a very successful one. There has been a good working atmosphere in school and sampling of books has been pleasing. We have had two very positive and well-attended Parents’ Evenings Read More

Head teacher blog 17th October

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Another busy week at Farfield has seen all of our younger children (Rec-Y2) out on more educational visits: Year 2 to Toby Carvery for a session about food; Year 1 to the fantastic Denso Nature Reserve and Reception to Blackhills Woods for the Teddy Bears’ Picnic. Each trip was a great success and well Read More