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
Last week was a busy week as we learnt our new routines and got to know each other. In Maths, we began matching numerals to amount and in... Continue reading »
This week in Year 3, we started our new topic on ‘How Far Can You Throw Your Shadow?’ To kick off our learning and to introduce... Continue reading »
This week we have been learning about babies and we have been discussing what we can do now that we could not do as a baby. In Literacy we... Continue reading »
Please see below photographs of our first day at school. Continue reading »
If your child is in Reception, Year 1 or Year 2, please order a free hot lunch for Thursday 4th October 2018. Even if you wouldn’t normally choose a hot meal, please consider ordering a meal on this occasion. All children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are entitled to a free school lunch every day but schools are not funded for the exact number of meals we provide. We receive a sum of... Continue reading »
Parents who use After School Club can now contact staff, out of school office hours, by calling 07934 057582. Anyone collecting children from After School Club will need to call this number to notify staff you have arrived. Please wait at the staff entrance. Thank you. Continue reading »
Would you like some practical advice and friendly support alongside other parents/carers? This group is for real parents as there is no such thing as a ‘perfect parent’. These sessions are aimed at giving you support on how to manage your children’s behaviour and change the way they interact with you. The first session in Ferndown is taking place at 9.30am on Friday 21st September at... Continue reading »