Nursery Uniform in Warmer Weather

During the warmer weather, if parents wish, Nursery children may wear; plain red (no characters please) or grey, tailored school shorts or a red gingham summer dress instead of their joggers. If wearing shorts, a school embroidered polo shirt and hoodie should be worn...

Birches End of Term Blog

Our spring term ended in style with some lovely activities and events for the children and our families. Sports Relief week was once again very successful with the children getting the chance to have a go at a selection of sports workshops ranging from dance,...

Kingswood 2018

As promised, here are some of the photos taken of Year 4 during their time at Kingswood! It seems like such a long time ago now but we will always have our memories. Just a reminder to use the photos for your own personal use, please do not post on social media. Thank...

Birches Blog w/e 16/03/18

Another busy week drew to a close on Friday. The week began with the second of our Nursery open sessions offering potential Nursery age children and their parents to chance to come in and see the provision on offer and chat with the Early Years team. Thank you to all...

Birches Blog w/e 09/03/18

Wow – what a week at Birches! Last week gave us so much to celebrate and be proud of. Across the week last week we welcomed Mums, Grandmas and Aunties into school for our special lunches to celebrate Mother’s Day. This event was so well supported – we hope you all...

School Open

School will be open as normal on Monday 5th March. We look forward to seeing you in the morning.

Snow Closure

Due to current conditions and a worsening forecast, with the safety of our children and staff in mind, the decision has been made to close tomorrow (Friday 2nd March). We anticipate being open as normal on Monday 5th March.

Snow Forecast

Whilst there is a forecast of snow for Friday, we are unable to predict the impact of any snowfall in advance of it happening. A decision whether school will close or remain open will be made based on conditions in the morning unless significant, adverse conditions...

Gamelan fun!

Today the children took part in a Gamelan music workshop, following a generous donation form Codfest. They learnt all about the traditional percussive instruments from Indonesia and all played in a gamelan ensemble. Thank you to Codfest for the contribution towards...

Birches Blog w/e Friday 16/2/18

Well, what better way to end the first half of our Spring term last week than with our Arts week celebrations! The children loved watching the Lion Dance during our Chinese New Year assembly and had lots of fun having a go at becoming the lion as part of their own...