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
A busy week in Ruby class! Toast painting, space ball catching, bee-bot programming, scooter riding, sound blending and sentence writing.... Continue reading »
This morning volunteers from the PTA spent several hours in school making these gorgeous festive hampers. There are 19 altogether... Continue reading »
We’ve used our colour mixing skills to create bold backdrops for our Fire of London silhouette pictures. Here is what we have created... Continue reading »
We had a lovely time in Explore with Miss Kirk this afternoon. Miss Kirk set us a challenge of making the cars roll down the pipes. We also... Continue reading »
We’ve used our colour mixing skills to create bold backdrops for our Fire of London silhouette pictures. Here is what we have created so far. Continue reading »
As geographers, we have been learning the skill of reading grid references and recognising OS map symbols. We had to learn about the ‘Eastings’ and ‘Northings’ and the correct way to read grid references on a map…(along the corridor, up the stairs!) We then learnt about the common OS symbols on maps and how they are used. To apply our learning we then used both... Continue reading »
Parents and carers can give their views of our school at any time of the school year and, also, at the time of a school inspection using an online questionnaire called Parent View. Please register with an email address and a password at http://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk. Once your login has been activated, it only takes a few minutes to complete answers to 12 short questions about aspects of... Continue reading »