On behalf of the pupils, staff and governors of Ferndown First School I would like to welcome you and your family to our school and website. It is designed to give you helpful information about learning and opportunities at our school.
At Ferndown First School we are committed to fostering a love of learning and ensuring our children meet their potential. We want all the children to make progress, achieve and develop as confident individuals who are able to live a safe, healthy and fulfilling life. We will encourage them to be responsible citizens who can make a positive contribution to society.
Mrs Jo Di-Pede – Headteacher
With a very proud of our finished food chains. The children have really enjoyed making them. Continue reading »
We’re in need of 60 large cereal boxes for the first week back after half term so that the children can create their own Tudor... Continue reading »
Please could parents of children in Diamond and Ruby collect kitchen roll tubes for us over the holiday. This will help us with a creative... Continue reading »
Today we have been learning about the stories of Jesus from the Bible and how Christians use them to help them be better people. We created... Continue reading »
Today, the children in Amber Class voted for their new school council representatives. Before the voting and speeches began, we discussed the importance of democracy and the importance of voting. We briefly discussed what it is like to live in a democratic country and how some people live in countries where some people cannot vote. Each candidate delivered a superb speech with some fantastic... Continue reading »
The children voted, and these two children were elected as our school council representatives for the year. They will attend weekly meetings with children from other year groups to share our ideas and help to make important decisions. Well done! Continue reading »
Thank you to all of you who were able to attend the meeting about phonics and reading this afternoon. It was great to see so many of you there. I hope it was useful! I will aim to have the phoneme video online for you by the weekend. Don’t worry if you were unable to attend. A leaflet containing the key information will be put in your child’s book bag tomorrow. Thank you! Miss... Continue reading »