Fairstead House


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

Fairstead House School Newsletters

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...

29th March 2019

Dear Parents It was lovely to start the weekend watching the children selecting and purchasing such beautiful bouquets and posies for Mothering Sunday.  Many had come in with their own pocket money and thoroughly enjoyed making their special...

22nd March 2019

Dear Parents I was thrilled to welcome Years 1 and 2 back from their exciting trip to Stansted Airport today.  All term, both classes have been learning about journeys.  Year 1 have been travelling the world in their incredible hot air balloon,...

15th March 2019

Dear Parents It has been a joy watching the children take part in so many exciting scientific experiments as part of Science Week.  In particular, observing the curiosity and awe of even the youngest children in the school was extremely impressive....

8th March 2019

Dear Parents There was great excitement in school this week as we celebrated World Book Day.  Children (and staff) from Foals upwards made a huge effort and came to school dressed as a character from a much-loved book.  We were thrilled to see such...

1st March 2019

Dear Parents I hope that you and your family have had a lovely half term and that the children have settled back into their school routines.  The glorious weather has made for a very welcome start to this half-term and it has been a joy to see the...