Farsley Farfield Primary School

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Head teacher blog July 7th 2017

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It seems a long time ago since my last blog: a lot happens at Farfield in just a week. Over the weekend, we had our fabulous Camp-Over 2017. Hundreds and hundreds of people attended and we have had wonderful feedback. We raised well over £2000 for the PTA but equally importantly we had a great Read More

Head teacher blog 30th June 2017

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What a week it has been! It began with our triumph in London at the glitzy TES School Awards and continued in that positive and enjoyable vein. We have confirmed some really strong Key Stage 1 assessment results with improvements in every measure at Year 2 and by far our best ever results in Read More

Head teacher’s blog 23rd June 2017

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This week has been generally hot and sunny and Farfield often looks its best at this time of year. I have done two tours of the school for groups of new parents joining Reception for September and they appear to have been impressed and inspired as they have seen all that the school can Read More

Headteacher blog 16th June 2017

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It was wonderful to meet so many families at the Reception Open Evening on Thursday. The children seemed delightful and confident; I am sure that they will be a good cohort. As I was speaking to the families, I was very well supported by the large Foundation Stage team. This team is very well Read More

Headteacher blog 8th June 2017

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I have had a terrific end to the week supporting 6T on their residential at How Stean Gorge near Pateley Bridge. This is a super progression from the Y5 residential: abseiling 15m down into a steep gorge and then scrambling up river is surely a memory for a lifetime. As one parent commented on Read More