Issue 8, Brighstone Buzz, 17th November, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, We have explored our core values of Love, Courage and Respect with the children this week through our work on Anti-Bullying. I would like to say a huge well done to the children in year 6 and year 5 who helped to prepare and deliver worship on Tuesday. They did a thought provoking presentation that encouraged …

Issue 7, Brighstone Buzz, 10th November, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, ‘A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself’’ Joseph Campbell This week we have been thinking about the coming weekend and Remembrance Day. This is a time that the church, the school and the whole community can come together. We have focused on our core values of Love, …

Issue 6, Brighstone Buzz, 2nd November, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back, we hope you had an enjoyable half-term break. I would like to say a well done and thank you to all of the children and families who took part in the pumpkin lantern competition organised by the BSA on Tuesday. I’m sure that those of you that were there will agree it was a …

Issue 5, Brighstone Buzz, 20th October, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, ‘No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.’ Aesop Our theme for worship this half term has been exploring the quality of generosity linked to our school values of ‘Love, Courage and Respect.’ We have thought about giving to each other through the things that we do: – love, money, gifts and our …

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Dear Parents and Carers, It is hard to believe that we have only one week left until half-term. Earlier this week the school governors spent a day in school, there was a vibrant, purposeful and hardworking atmosphere and the children were very eager to share their learning with the governors as they visited the classrooms. Over the past two days …

Issue 4, Friday 6th October, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers, What a great celebration we had at the Harvest Festival this week! The children were amazing and it was lovely to welcome the parents that joined us in church. Thank you so much for the donations of Harvest gifts for the Food Bank, your generosity will make a difference to families in need. On the theme …

Issue 3, Brighstone Buzz, 29th September, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, We have had an entertaining week filled with poetry, rhyme and song. Yesterday was National Poetry Day and to mark the occasion every class learnt a poem that was performed in today’s Golden Worship. All of the children participated, sharing their poems in unique and entertaining ways. This included the use of sign language, props, acting …

Issue 3, Brighstone Buzz, 22nd September, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, Our term is now well under way. A lot has happened this week to help build the school into a challenging and positive learning environment. Our year 6 children have applied for and been given their roles and responsibilities. The year 5 & 6 girls have competed in a football match as part of the Danone …

Issue 2, Brighstone Buzz, 15th September, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, It is hard to believe we have now completed our first full week back at school; the children have shown a real sense of enjoyment and engagement in their learning. I have been impressed by the way the children in Apple Tree Class (Reception) have settled into the routines of school life. Our children in Willow …

Issue 1, 8th September, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers,   Welcome back to the start of a new school year, I hope you have had an enjoyable and restful summer break.   It was very rewarding to see how happy the children were to be back at school with their friends. They have returned to school with an enthusiasm and excitement for learning that has …