Issue 35, Brighstone Buzz, 13th July, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Where has this school year gone? It seems like only yesterday that we were making all of our Autumn term preparations for Harvest and Christmas and now we are building up to the final week of the Summer Term. Well done to all of the Year 4 and 5 children, who shared their work from their …

Issue 34, Brighstone Buzz, 9th July, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, The past week has been one of non-stop events and activity. The momentum towards the end of term is building and we hope the next two weeks will be enjoyable for our whole school community. Earlier this week we held our final Eucharist of the year in church. We would like to thank Rev Clive for …

Issue 33, Brighstone Buzz, 29th June, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Yesterday we welcomed our new reception children for September 2018 into school. Our transition morning was a great success; all of the children enjoyed spending time with their class teachers for next year. The atmosphere in school was one of pride, anticipation and excitement. We also wish our year 6 children the very best as they …

Issue 32, Brighstone Buzz, 22nd June, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Magical, midsummer days would be a good description of this week at Brighstone. Yesterday our reception class children spent the day at the beach. Their learning in the outdoor environment included the creation of ephemeral art. Although this included building sandcastles, the children also explored sculptures and patterns using shells and pebbles. I am looking forward to …

Issue 31, Brighstone Buzz, 15th June, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Love of learning and summer sunshine have come together this week as our Summer Term activities have continued to gather pace. Wednesday’s Country Dancing Festival was a mixture of fun, excitement and maypole mayhem! We were really proud of year three for their ‘Spider’s Web’ created with precision and neatness. Year 4 matched this with their …

Issue 30, Brighstone Buzz, 8th June, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Our final half-term of the year has begun with a flurry of activity and excitement. Oak Class (Year 6) have been away on their residential trip to Rookesbury Park, they spent an enjoyable, energetic and enriching three days together. This gave them the opportunity to challenge themselves and build their relationships as a team. We hope …

Issue 28, Brighstone Buzz, 25th May, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Never a dull moment! This week has been filled with energy and activity from start to finish. On Monday we began our week with the children in Yr 1, Yr 3, Yr 4, and Yr 5 out on trips. From dinosaurs to primates, from the rainforest to the beach – everyone enjoyed applying their classroom learning …

Issue 28, Brighstone Buzz, 18th May, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, What a combination of hard work, activity and focus this week has been! Well done to all of our Year 6 pupils for all of the stamina and resilience they have shown in their tests this week. We were really impressed by the sense of calm and determination they had each day as they sat the …

Issue 27, Brighstone Buzz, 11th May, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, What a fantastic Bank Holiday weekend we had, it really felt as though the summer had arrived. It was a real pleasure to see the children arrive back at school on Tuesday in such high spirits, many of them were excited to talk and share about the activities that they had been doing. On the 22nd …

Issue 26, Brighstone Buzz, 4th May, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, The momentum, excitement and activities for the summer term have begun to gather pace, we are now half way through this part of the term and we are busy trying to ensure that the range of summer term events are planned and booked into the diary. Coming up we have Scooter Skills for our Year 4 …