Farsley Farfield Primary School

Head Teacher's Blog

Headteacher blog 1/4/2021

01/04/2021 · No comments yet

We have reached the end of a tough term. The debacle of the start of the term in early January seems such a long time ago and it has been a difficult time. Staff have worked hard to try to maintain as close to normal as possible, but school isn’t quite the same in Read More

Headteacher blog 26/3/21

26/03/2021 · No comments yet

Children have been completing some assessments this week, helping us to analyse where there may need to be some intervention and the extent to which children are reaching age-related expectations academically. We will have to help some children fill some gaps, but we also want to restore a rich, broad curriculum and focus on Read More

Headteacher blog 19/3/21

19/03/2021 · 1 comment

It has been our second full week back after lockdown, and some things are becoming clearer. Most children seem fine: simply happy to be back at school. For some children, however, anxieties have heightened. These are typically children who were known to us for related reasons previously. Standards don’t appear to have dropped off Read More

Headteacher’s blog 12/3/21

12/03/2021 · No comments yet

It is soooo good to have all the children back in school. For the vast majority of children, it appears to have been a quick readjustment to ‘normal’ school life and routines. For some of our youngest children, they have known little else. We know that this isn’t quite our usual, most ambitious and exciting curriculum Read More

Headteacher blog 5th March 2021

05/03/2021 · 1 comment

We are so looking forward to welcoming all the children back into school on Monday. A very large majority of children and families have been able to engage very well with the remote learning offer and I think that staff have done a very good job in difficult circumstances. I would particularly like to Read More