Fairstead House


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

Fairstead House School Newsletters

3rd July 2020

Dear Parents, The last week of the Summer Term has absolutely flown by.  This week, we were thrilled to welcome Year 5 back on Monday and Tuesday, and Year 2 back on Thursday and Friday.  As always, it is wonderful to see the children’s...

26th June 2020

Dear Parents, The highlight of this week for me has undoubtedly been welcoming Year 3 and Miss White and Year 4 and Mrs Newman back to school this week.  It was a joy to watch the children’s evident delight at being back with their friends...

19th June 2020

Dear Parents, A highlight of the week has undoubtedly been watching Year 6, in their wonderful costumes, perform a ‘slimmed down’ version of Wind in the Willows, with only the class taking part!  The children had great fun filling in...

12th June 2020

Dear Parents, I hope that all the children who are accessing Fairstead From Home have had a productive and enjoyable week. It is always a pleasure to see them in their Zoom lessons, which they appear to be thoroughly enjoying.  The children in...

5th June 2020

Dear Parents, It was a pleasure and a delight to welcome children back into Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 on Monday.  The sun shone for us and all the children skipped in happily.  We were particularly pleased to see how confidently the children...

22nd May 2020

Dear Parents I am sure that I am not alone in being amazed that we are now approaching half-term.  It has indeed been the strangest of times in the history of Fairstead House, but my colleagues and I have been delighted and encouraged at the...

15th May 2020

Dear Parents, I hope that this Newsletter finds you and your families well and looking forward to the weekend ahead.  I am sure that you all listened to our Prime Minister, Boris Johnson’s address to the nation last Sunday, in which he said...

7th May 2020

Dear Parents, I hope that you have enjoyed a productive week with your children whilst they access ‘Fairstead From Home’ learning.  In school, we were all disappointed that our planned ‘Street Party’ to commemorate V.E. Day...

1st May 2020

Dear Parents, As we end our second week of Fairstead From Home, we have been delighted to see how successful the Zoom lessons and face-to-face learning has been received by pupils and by you.  This week, Year 6 have been trialling Google...

24th April 2020

Dear Parents, It is a very strange welcome back to you and your children after the Easter ‘break’; however, I hope that you and your families managed to enjoy your Easter celebrations and the lovely Spring weather despite these very...