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
This week, we have been painting Snow Kings and Ice Queens. In order for us to be successful, we had to learn how to colour mix. We... Continue reading »
In Topaz class we have been deepening our understanding of 2D shapes. We have been finding out about the properties of shape including... Continue reading »
At Ferndown First School we are having a ‘No Put Down’ week for all our staff and students from Monday 24th November to Friday... Continue reading »
We have been working with Fractions all week. We have learnt about halves an quarters and how we use fractions everyday. Cutting cake... Continue reading »
At Ferndown First School we are having a ‘No Put Down’ week for all our staff and students from Monday 24th November to Friday 28th November. We believe that building people up and praising achievements helps to foster positive relationships and self-esteem and hope that our second ‘No Put Down’ week will be a celebration of our school values of Care, Community, Aspiration,... Continue reading »
It was a chilly evening to be out playing football, but the boys and girls from Ferndown and Muscliff embraced the cold with great enthusiasm and team spirit. At the end of half time, Ferndown were winning 1-0 thanks to a great goal from Lily. The first half saw some great tackling from Ryan and Lee, and excellent speed and control from Alfie, Holsten and Henri. Our Year 2 players, Alfie,... Continue reading »
We have been working with Fractions all week. We have learnt about halves an quarters and how we use fractions everyday. Cutting cake helped with this. Continue reading »
Thank you to everyone who has supported our Children in Need Appeal this year, with spare change. Children looked great in their ‘bright colours’ or ‘super hero’ outfits today. We are pleased to advise that the sum of £156.44 has been raised which will be sent off to Children in Need next week. Thanks to children in School Council for helping to count up all of the change! It was... Continue reading »