Fairstead House


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

Fairstead House School Newsletters

Friday 20th April 2018

Dear Parents, What wonderful weather we have had to start our Summer Term at school!  It has been a delight to see how the sun has lifted everybody’s spirits and hopefully we can look forward to many more sunny days ahead.  We have lots of...

23rd March 2018

Dear Parents The highlight of the week for me, and indeed all in school, was undoubtedly the magical performances of Peter Pan.  All the children delighted us with their confidence and obvious enjoyment in taking part in such a wonderful school...

16th March 2018

Dear Parents, I was delighted to receive a visit today from children in Year 2 and to read out loud their wonderful, imaginative and creative stories which they had written as part of their homework last weekend.  Each and every one filled me with...

9th March 2018

Dear Parents The highlight of the week for the children was undoubtedly the in-house production of ‘The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe’ by M & M Theatrical Productions.  All children from Reception upwards were captivated by the...

2nd March 2018

Dear Parents, This week has all been about a celebration of snow and World Book Day!  It was wonderful seeing the children make the very most of the snow in the grounds and on the Severals.  In particular, seeing rows of tights, socks and...

23rd February 2018

Dear Parents I hope that you all had a lovely half-term holiday with your children, who have all returned refreshed and ready for the busy half-term ahead.  I know that the older children are particularly excited about the upcoming Peter Pan...

9th February 2018

Dear Parents The week began with the arrival of thirty excited mini-Vikings, ready to immerse themselves in a day of historical adventure with Thorulf Hammersonn.  It was wonderful to see the enthusiasm and delight of the children and to see...

2nd February 2018

Dear Parents Another busy and exciting week has flown by and half term is now rapidly approaching.  There are many school events and sports fixtures taking place next week so please do read this newsletter carefully and keep your diaries up to...

26th January 2018

Dear Parents It has been wonderful to see such creativity throughout the school this week and it is my pleasure to share it with  you in this Newsletter.  As ever, please take the time to come into school and appreciate all the artwork and the hard...

19th January 2018

Dear Parents What a busy and exciting week this has been!  Tuesday marked the first anniversary of the opening of Fairstead House Nursery.  The Nursery has proved hugely successful and our thanks to the Nursery Manager, Chloe Franklin and her...