Issue 13, Brighstone Buzz, 12th January, 2018

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Dear Parents and Carers, Happy New Year! Welcome back to everyone. Our first full week of term has been a busy one and the Christmas holidays seem like a distant memory. January brings with it thoughts of resolutions – a new year, a new start. In our worship this week we have reminded ourselves of our core values: Love, Courage …

Issue 13, Brighstone Buzz, 21st December, 2017

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  Dear Parents and Carers, Congratulations and well done to all of our children, their enthusiasm and participation in our school Nativity got the Christmas celebrations underway in real style. It was STRICTLY Christmas all the way. Across the two performances the children shared the meaning behind the message of the Nativity story in a very special way. I would …

Issue 11, Brighstone Buzz, 7th December, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, The Festive Season is now in full swing. All of the preparations for the Christmas Tree Festival are completed, we are holding our school Christmas Fair on Saturday and Nativity preparations are well underway. The children have remained very focused on their learning while fitting in opportunities to rehearse for all of the events. We have …

Issue 10, 1st December, 2017, Brighstone Buzz

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Dear Parents and Carers, December has arrived, marking the beginning of the season of Advent. The first door on the Advent Calendar has been opened, the wreaths have been dusted off and the tree has been decorated. It was a delight to see the looks of joy and excitement on the children’s faces as they came into the hall this …

Issue 9, Brighstone Buzz, 24th November, 2017

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Dear Parents and Carers, It is hard to believe that Christmas is only a month away and that we are already four weeks into this half-term. Every week is packed with a wide range of activities that enhance and broaden the learning experience for the children. Earlier this week the children in year 3 and 4 hosted a fantastic Poetry, …

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 …