Fairstead House


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

Fairstead House School Newsletters

13th September 2019

Dear Parents, Firstly, my apologies again that so many of you did not receive last week’s Newsletter.  It was definitely sent on Friday at the usual time; however, it appears, for some unknown reason, to have landed in your Junk mailboxes. ...

6th September 2019

Dear Parents It was an absolute pleasure and delight to welcome you and your children back to school on Monday.  Everyone looked refreshed after their summer holiday and it was lovely to hear of all the children’s adventures.  The children...

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...