Broadfield Academy

Announcements

  • Walking Home Letter Walking home letters for years 5 & 6 are available from the school office. Please complete form if you wish for your child to walk home otherwise the children will need collecting from the classroom. Please return forms via the drop boxes in KS2 playground or in the school office.
  • Important Information Regarding collection at end of school day. Please see email sent via Gateway on 17/01/2019 regarding the end of school collection.
  • Thursday 16th January REMINDER – Thursday is Street Food day, check out the exciting menu on our school dinners page.
  • Reading Dog Don’t forget to return your form for reading dog into one of the school’s post boxes situated in reception or on the Key Stage 2 playground.
  • Coming up… Please check out our Dates & Events page for all the exciting things happening at Broadfield this half term.
  • Street Food Thursday 16th January 2020 we will be enjoying a change to our usual roast dinner option and be tucking into wraps and nachos. Menu is available to view under School Dinner tab. yummmmmm
  • Back to School Hope you have all had a lovely break and we look forward to the children returning to school at 8.50am tomorrow morning.
  • Tuesday 7th January 2020 Children return to school at 8:50am on Tuesday.
  • Friday 20th December 2019 Reminder – school finishes tomorrow at 1:30pm. We would like to wish everyone a nice relaxing Christmas break and look forward to seeing you all in the new year.
  • Christmas Dinner & Jumper Day Thursday 12th December is Christmas Jumper and Dinner day. Please see School Dinner tab for menu options.

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Principal’s Blog

  • Friday 17th January 2020 Once again, the week has just flown by! We have all settled nicely back into school routine and it has been a wonderful start to the new term. Myself and our Assistant Principal, Mrs Nolan delivered assemblies on the importance of sleep this week as part of our Value of the Month: be the best you can be. Pupils were shown informative videos and we discussed why sleep is important. Children were very engaged and asked lots of questions. We would really appreciate your support with regards to discussing this with your children as it raises the profile of the subject and enhances their learning power. The subject matter is not ...
  • 29/11/2019 Dear Children / Parents / Carers, It has been another fantastic week! We are getting closer and closer to Christmas. We have ben getting ourselves in the festive mood by playing Christmas songs across the school. We feel like Christmas elves spreading joy! The highlight of this week has been our BSA Christmas Fayre. This year, we decided to run it straight after school. This worked really well as it was at a convenient time. Santa’s Grotto was amazing and the stalls were so festive! As always, our BSA work really hard and support the school with fund raising. ...
  • Friday 15th November 2019 Dear Children, Parents / Carers, It has been another productive week at Broadfield Academy. The highlight of the week was our Remembrance Ceremony on Monday. We all took time to remember those who willingly sacrificed their lives for us all. Children engaged in a assembly, to help them understand the importance of the day. We all took part in a two minute silence at our Reading Garden and children were so respectful. Children also took part in a range of activities to support their understanding of why we take time to celebrate the day. Aspire News: This week, the ...
  • Thursday 24th October Dear Children, Parents / Carers, I cannot believe how quickly this half-term has gone! It has been a fantastic start to the new year and I am so proud of all our children and staff, who have worked so hard to improve standards at our wonderful school. Systems and processes are now embedded and teaching and learning is our focus! We are making great strides and our children are the centre of our focus. This week, our Harvest Festival was the highlight of the week. Mary, from Dens came into school and delivered an assembly to raise awareness of ...
  • Friday 27th September 2019 Dear Children / Parents / Carers It has been a really wonderful weeks. This week, KS2 had their Safer Internet Assembly led by Google. It was an interactive learning opportunity and they really delved into the different aspects of being safe online. This is such an important life-skill and staff learned a lot too! Today, we supported Macmillan Cancer and took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. All I can say is WOW!. Children made such a fantastic effort with their cakes and there was definitely a positive buzz in the air. Children learned lots about the ...
  • Friday 13th September 2019 Dear Children / Parents / Carers We have had a great first week back! We have settled into routine very quickly. School has been calm and I have enjoyed hearing stories about summer adventures from children. Roald Dahl Day today was lots of fun. It was so lovely to see so many children dressed as their favourite book character. Raising the profile of Reading is so important and such a vital life skill. I would like to thank you for your support and hope you enjoyed this special day too. Mrs Bennett led an assembly to launch ...
  • End of the year… I cannot quite believe how quickly the year has flown by. We have achieved so much and progressed so far on our improvement journey. Once again, thank you for your support. We are in a strong position to drive teaching and learning next year as our foundations are strong. I hope you have enjoyed meeting your child’s new teacher. Our transition days and teacher handover sessions have put us all in good standing to start the new year. Next year, we enter phase 3 of our improvement journey. You will see many positive changes again and most of them are ...
  • 07.06.19 Dear Children, Parents / Carers What a great first week back! The weather has been really up and down but we have been just right! Children have settled in quickly and school routines have kicked in. Our lovely Year 6 children visited Pizza Express and made their own pizzas. Taking learning out of class really helps to inspire children. They all enjoyed themselves and came back to school rather hungry. It was so wonderful meeting the new Nursery and Reception starters this week. It is comforting to know our school is now being held in high regards and positive comments are flowing. Thank ...
  • This Week: 17.05.19 Dear Children, Parents / Carers  It has been a fantastic week! Our Year 6 pupils showed real determination during their SATs exams and made us all very proud.  The highlight of the week was our Fun Run. We have been hosting this event for the past nine years and it is part and parcel of Broadfield’s tradition. Children had so much fun running the circuit. It was lovely to see so many parents supporting.  Have a restful weekend and I’ll see you all next week for our last week before May half-term.  Ms B Shah  Principal
  • 03/05/19 Dear Children, Parents / Carers It has been a fantastic week and we all settled nicely back into school life. This week, our wonderful Year 6 pupils sat their Mock SATs. Children at Broadfield were really supportive and encouraging to Year 6 pupils and were saying such positive things to them. It is such a pleasure to see our values embedded in our pupils and their day-to-day dialogue. Staff have worked so hard to ensue our pupil wellbeing was maintained. SATs breakfast really helped to set children up for the day. All went well and we look forward to actual SATs very ...
  • Happy Easter Dear Children, Parents / Carers Happy Easter! It has been a wonderful half-term. We have been busy Broadfield Bees once again. Today’s Principal’s Brilliance Assembly was fantastic. Lots of children being awarded for demonstrating our school values. The vibe was up-beat and positive and we enjoyed celebrating their success. Once again, children were recognised for their progress and achievements in all areas of learning. Thank you for your support. Just a reminder … our BSA are holding a Music Quiz Night on Friday 26th April. It’s not too late to sign up. It will be a fun night for all. Aspire News: This week, ...
  • Website Launch We are so excited to launch our new school website!