Newsletter 5th February

Update from Laurel We want to know how you are finding home learning, and what we can do to improve. There is a short survey at the bottom of this newsletter – please do take part, it will help us and your children enormously. It is anonymous and should only take a minute or two … Read more

Newsletter 29th January

Update from Laurel It was disappointing to hear this week that schools would not be reopening after half term. We now look forward to the 8th March and hope that this date will be the beginning of a phased return for all our children to school. We will share plans with parents and carers as … Read more

Collecting (and dropping off) home learning packs

Today – Thursday 28th January – is our home learning collection and distribution day. Please see the following times to come to school to drop off completed work and collect the home learning packs for the next two weeks. Collect from the Junior playground on Chester Road. The home learning packs include timetables and worksheets for the next … Read more

Newsletter 22nd January

Update from Laurel We are now half way through the first Spring half term, which for most Brookfield children and families has been spent learning at home. I hope that, despite the challenges of balancing parenting, teaching, work and other responsibilities, families are finding daily moments of joy and congratulating yourselves on what you have … Read more

Newsletter 15th January

Update from Laurel Thanks to all parents and carers for their support of home learning this week. This has included great attendance at the morning registration and teaching sessions, a growing number of children attending the 3pm story time session and the collection of hundreds of home learning packs. As a school, we are continually … Read more

Drop off and collection of home learning packs

Please could families arrange for completed work to be dropped off and home learning packs and reading books to be collected from the junior playground on Chester Road at the following times on Thursday 14th January. These will include timetables and worksheets for the next two weeks. It would be really helpful if families could arrange … Read more

Newsletter 8th January

Update from Laurel Dear parents and carers, Thank you for your support and encouragement as we have opened the school to over one hundred key worker and vulnerable children and re-established Brookfield’s virtual school. We are saddened not to be all together and know that it is safer for most children to be at home … Read more

Newsletter 18th December

Laurel’s update: It has been with responsibility and kindness that we have collectively achieved so much this term. Thank you to all the Brookfield community for your support and encouragement. As a school we have continued to grow this term thanks to the dedication and resilience of our brilliant children, staff and families. It is … Read more

Newsletter 11th December

See below for all the Festive plans – the Wanderland map, gift ideas and Santa’s grotto. Diary Laurel’s update It has been a pleasure to meet with staff this week and reflect on the children’s wellbeing and learning. I have been so impressed by our children’s resilience and that their successful return to full time … Read more

Newsletter 4th December

All the PTA Festive plans are in a separate page – please click here for details of today’s Bake Sale, how to get your Christmas tree, the Winter Wanderland, the wreath workshop, shopping discounts and gifts, and much more. Diary Laurel’s update Our week began with performances for our junior children by the Little Angel … Read more

Festive plans for Brookfield 2020

No Winter Fair this year – but there’s still plenty going on. Here’s a run down of events, things to buy and more, organised by the Brookfield PTA Winter W(a)nderland Winter W(a)nderland: The weekend of the 12-13th December there will be for the first time ever a Winter W(a)nderland. Decorate your windows, doors, front gardens, sign … Read more

Newsletter 27th November

Two days left to buy your Christmas tree online and support the school! Details below – plus all the PTA Festive plans Diary Laurel’s update Thank you to all parents and carers who have engaged in phone calls with teachers this week. I am sure these conversations have been beneficial and thank you for your … Read more

Newsletter 20th November

See the bottom of this newsletter for Christmas Tree details – buy your tree online and support the school! Deadline is 29th November. Diary Message from Laurel The children started the week wearing odd socks to show their appreciation of differences and individuality. Children have then been learning about anti-bullying approaches and what to do … Read more

Newsletter 13th November

Diary items Autumn parent/carer and teacher phone calls This term our parent/carer and teacher meetings for children in Reception to Y6 will take place by phone. Schools have been asked to minimise visitors  and we have positive experiences of SEND meetings happening in this way. On Tuesday 24th and Thursday 26th November, there will be … Read more

Newsletter 6th November

Diary for the next few months: From Laurel: It has been wonderful to see children enjoying their Dress Up Day today. They have really enjoyed the opportunity to dress creatively and unleash their dressing up boxes! Thank you to the PTA for organising this much needed fundraising initiative. We have raised over £150 with more … Read more

Newsletter 23rd October

Dates Note: School reopens to children on Tuesday November 3rd – Monday is an INSET day. The holiday club for this day can be booked here. We will be holding a dress-up day on Friday 6th November. Children are invited to wear fancy dress and bring a voluntary contribution of £1 to raise funds for the … Read more

PTA: AGM details

Thank you to everyone who has expressed an interest in attending the AGM this year. Here are the details you need. It’s on Thursday 10th September, at 6pm. We are running the AGM on Zoom as we are not ready to do in-person meetings yet. MEETING LOG IN You will need to install Zoom. Assuming … Read more