Newsletter 9th February

Laurel’s Update In this morning’s assembly, I talked with the children some of the inspiring learning experiences they have had this half term and what we can look forward to after the break. Enda (year 2) shared that his highlight has been all the learning he has done! I have loved welcoming new children and … Read more

Newsletter 2nd February

Laurel’s Update Thanks to the Brookfield School Community and staff for the popular Movie Night last week. We hope that lots of families will be able to join us next Wednesday after school as we celebrate Chinese New Year including a bake sale. Next Week is Children’s Mental Health week where the children will be … Read more

Newsletter 25th January

Laurel’s update This week marked the start of our Fantastic Arts at Brookfield Project with our new artist in residence working with children in Year 2. They explored the work of Gaudi with Ibrahim telling me “Today was really fun. We met an artist. Her name is Alix. We did a 2D picture of our … Read more

Newsletter 19th January

Laurel’s Update One of the highlights of my week was hosting one of our new child-led lunchtime clubs. The children’s enthusiasm for ‘Pokemon Club’ was a wonderful thing to see and it is a great example of pupil leadership. Other innovative clubs include: dance, book and music jam! Thanks to our inspiring children for inventing … Read more

Newsletter 12th January

Laurel’s Update Welcome to the Spring term 2024! It has been a pleasure to see returning children this week and to meet new children who have joined every year group across the school. I am sure the Brookfield community will join me, staff and children in helping these new families settle into school and the … Read more

Newsletter 15th December

Laurel’s Update Thanks to our brilliant children for their performances at our Carol Concerts and Reception Festive Songs this week. I was so proud of your achievements and grateful for so many families supporting these community events. Today, children in years 3, 4, 5 and 6 were inspired by a performance of a modern version … Read more

Newsletter 1st December

Laurel’s Update With thanks to the Brookfield School Community (PTA), preparations are well under way for tomorrow’s Winter Fair. I hope you will be able to come along from 12-3pm and enjoy food, musical performances including both our infant and junior choirs, visit Santa’s grotto, and many other fun activities on offer. As you can … Read more

Newsletter 24th November

Laurel’s Update This week, Brookfield was named ‘Super School’ at the Camden Eco Awards. This was in recognition of the creation of our wonderful Forest Garden and the work of our Eco-Committee. Congratulations to Kiana in year 6 who received high praise in the Mini-warrior category for her dedication to these projects. Our Mayor, Counsellor … Read more

Newsletter 17th November

Laurel’s Update As I write my update this week, we are preparing for the opening of our Forest School Garden and I hope lots of children and families are able to join us after school, in the sunshine, to celebrate this inspirational space. We will be celebrating how, through kindness, responsibility and achievement, we have … Read more

Winter Fair 2023 – All you need to know

Brookfield’s Winter Fair is almost upon us, and everyone is welcome! It’s free to get in, free to play games and free tea/coffee/squash. It is a fantastic time for us all to get together, celebrate and have some fun whilst also raising some much-needed funds for the school. Date / Time Saturday December 2, 2023 … Read more

Newsletter 10th November

Laurel’s Update Thank you to the parents and carers who have commented on our positive OFSTED  report which is available here Positives included: “Parents and carers are very positive about the school. They shared how the school feels like a family, with pupils at the heart of the school’s work.” “Staff have high expectations of … Read more

Newsletter 3rd November

Laurel’s Update Welcome back to our Year 6 children who have had a great week at Sayers Croft enjoying their one week residential experience in Surrey. Thank you to our wonderful children for embracing the opportunities and for our dedicated staff for taking them: Asher, Sue, David, Agata, Faye and Simon. School closes at 1-1.15pm … Read more

Newsletter 20th October

Key Event Date Year 6 Residential to Sayers Croft Monday 30 Oct – Friday 3 November Secondary School application deadline Tuesday 31 October Deadline for Parent governor applications Friday 3 November Year 5&6 Football League starts Tuesday 7 November Open Afternoon (school closes 1-1.15pm) Thursday 9 November Year 1 Guy Fawkes walk to Hampstead Heath … Read more

PTA: AGM details 2023

WHERE / WHEN School hall, 8pm, Tuesday 17th October To join remotely with Google Meet: dial: 020 3956 1112 PIN: 576500801#More phone numbers: AGENDA The Agenda is in the link below – it’s a PDF. Any other items for the agenda, or questions, please email. There is always Any Other Business at the … Read more

Newsletter 13th October

Key Event Date Acorn class trip to Secret Garden Monday 16 October Year 3 Trip to L’Oreal Young Scientist Centre Tuesday 17 October Brookfield Community PTA Annual General Meeting Tuesday 17 October 8pm Year 2 Drumming sharing session Wednesday 18 October Poppy Class 2pm Dandelion class 3pm PTA Halloween Bake sale and Costume Swap Thursday … Read more

Newsletter 6th October

Laurel’s Update In September, we had our first Anti-racism week at Brookfield. This included special assemblies, lessons and the reading of carefully selected books in class. Similar to Anti-bullying week, we hope this raises the profile of how we promote and encourage anti-racism within our school. On Monday, we launched our Black History Month learning. … Read more

Newsletter 29th September

Laurel’s Update Thank you to all the children who took part in the KS2 Cross Country competition on Hampstead Heath this morning. We had 80 children representing Brookfield and I saw evidence of all our values in action: achievement, responsibility and kindness. Thanks to David for leading our team of 80 runners and we were … Read more