Fairstead House


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

Fairstead House School Newsletters

5th July 2019

Dear Parents Our sporting season finished with a triumphant win for our U11 boys cricket team against Orwell Park last week.  The boys batted first and scored 109-4 in twenty overs.  Orwell Park batted and chased well, with twenty runs needed in...

28th June 2019

Dear Parents As I write, the children are thoroughly enjoying their end of year disco.  Currently, Reception, Years 1 and 2 are dancing the night away and squeals of delight can be heard from the Performing Arts Centre!  My colleagues and I extend...

21st June 2019

Dear Parents What an incredibly busy week at Fairstead House!  It is hard to believe that we only have two weeks of term left; however, we have a huge amount to pack in to such a short time and we are greatly looking forward to the upcoming...

14th June 2019

Dear Parents As I write, there is great excitement in the school as Year 6 have just returned from a wonderful residential trip to Hollowford Centre in the Peak District  Children and staff declared it the ‘best trip ever’, despite the...

7th June 2019

Dear Parents, I hope that you and your children had a most enjoyable half-term holiday.  It was lovely to welcome the children back, refreshed and ready for the adventures which lie ahead this term.  Years 1 and 2 were very excited this morning as...

24th May 2019

Dear Parents Another week, another sporting highlight!  On Monday we began out regular cricket training session at Exning Cricket Club and on Wednesday we hosted our first home match against Brookes Cambridge.  The weather was glorious, the match...

17th May 2019

Dear Parents The undoubted highlight of the week was the success of the U11 boys cricket team against Framlingham College.  Mr Radford was thrilled at their bowling and batting prowess and the boys returned full of enthusiasm and excitement for...

10th May 2019

Dear Parents As I write, children in Year 5 have just returned after a enjoying a thrilling and exciting residential trip to Hilltop Outdoor Centre in Sheringham this week.  They took part in a wide variety of challenging activities, ranging from...

3rd May 2019

Dear Parents, I hope that you all enjoyed a lovely Easter break with your children .  It was a pleasure seeing everyone return to school, refreshed and full of excitement for the term ahead.  The Summer Term is always a busy one and this year is no...

5th April 2019

Dear Parents The highlight of this week, and indeed the term, is undoubtedly the huge success of ‘Olivia’.  All children who took part performed magnificently and clearly everyone enjoyed the experience!  I, for one, certainly...