Fairstead House


An independent day school and nursery for boys and girls
from three months to eleven years

Fairstead House School Newsletters

6th July 2018

Dear Parents What a wonderful, action-packed and fun filled end of term for all the children! I am sure that I am not alone in being incredulous at how quickly this term has flown by.  The Summer Term is always a lovely term but, this term, thanks...

29th June 2018

Dear Parents Excitement mounts in school as we all prepare for Tuesday’s Summer Gala Concert Celebration.  All children from Reception to Year 6 will be taking part in the afternoon which consists of 3 ‘Pocket’ Concerts.  Please...

22nd June 2018

Dear Parents We are very excited to announce more details of our ‘Summer Gala Celebration’ on Tuesday 3rd July from 2.30pm.  You are all warmly invited, along with a number of our alumni, to spend the afternoon with us all in school. ...

15th June 2018

Dear Parents There is great excitement amongst Year 6 children as they prepare themselves for their highlight of the year – their trip to Snowdonia on Monday!  There they will be challenged, encouraged to use their initiatives and to...

8th June 2018

Dear Parents It was lovely welcoming the children back from their half-term holidays, refreshed and ready for the busy and exciting weeks ahead.  Please see our ‘Dates for Your Diary’ section at the end of this Newsletter to ensure that...

25th May 2018

Dear Parents There was great excitement in school as the boys’ cricket team triumphed again for the third match in succession.  Mr Radford is delighted with their progress and enthusiasm and we look forward to their continued success!...

18th May 2018

Dear Parents, What a wonderful day we have had in school, celebrating tomorrow’s Royal Wedding with a colourful and patriotic Street Party.  We were blessed with lovely weather and, as you can see from the photographs below, everyone had a...

11th May 2018

Dear Parents The Nursery children were full of awe and wonder this week following the exciting, long awaited hatching of the eggs.  We now have five healthy chicks, much to the delight of all.  As you can see, children in all Years are enthralled...

4th May 2018

Dear Parents, It was lovely to welcome Year 5 back this afternoon from their adventures at Hilltop on the north Norfolk coast.  The children clearly had a wonderful four days, team building, risk taking, pushing themselves to the limit and, above...

27th April 2018

Dear Parents It has now been two weeks since we were joined by our new Head Chef, Ms Charlie Bilner, and I am sure that you have heard glowing reports from your children about the new menus and how delicious everything looks and tastes!  Ms Bilner...