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

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

Newsletter 22nd September

Laurel’s Update A huge thank you to the support from parents during our OFSTED inspection this week. From your encouraging comments on the gates to the 126 parents who completed the questionnaire you lifted us up. Our inspector commented how unusual it was to have such a high level of positivity from parents and I … Read more

Newsletter 15th September

Laurel’s update Happy New Year to all our Jewish families celebrating Rosh Hashanah! The children have had a special assembly this morning and thanks to everyone for contributing to our celebrations after school with apples and honey. We are keen to celebrate special events through the year as a community – please let us know … Read more

Newsletter 8th September

Laurel’s Update Welcome to our new school year 2023-24! It has been a pleasure to see returning children and it is wonderful to be welcoming new children and families to Brookfield. This September we are particularly excited about our new Forest Garden in the Junior playground. Thanks to the creativity of our children, efforts of … Read more

Friday 21st July

Laurels Update Today, we have had said farewell to our year 6 classes of 2023. The children celebrated their time at Brookfield in a special leavers’ assembly, received books, sung and performed on the West African drums. Thanks to all the parents of children in this cohort who have supported the school and community in … Read more

Newsletter 14th July

Laurel’s Update This week, I would like to thank all the children and staff who contributed to our welcoming, inclusive and joyful International Evening 2023! The food was as delicious as it was varied and the performances representative and inspiring. Well done to the Anti-Racism Committee for organising what we hope will now be an … Read more

Newsletter 7th July

Lots of key dates for your diary as we enter the final two weeks of the summer term, as well as information about our upcoming school events and pictures from KS2 Sports Day

Newsletter 30th June

Laurel’s Update It is a wonderful time at school as we mark the end of this academic year and prepare for the next. Traditions are important as we work towards a ‘good ending’ and this includes our annual Summer Fair.  Thanks in advance to all the families who have organised this event and will be volunteering … Read more

Newsletter 23rd June

Laurel’s Update Our week started with a special assembly from Brookfield Dad, Tyler Saunders. He was inspirational, and shared with the children his achievement of representing the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball team, playing internationally, and the challenges he has overcome. Please see pictures below This morning, we have shared with the children who their teacher … Read more