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Welcome to Ferndown First School

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. Mrs Jo Di-Pede – Headteacher

Home Learning Resources Packs

4th April 2020

Children in KS1 and KS2 brought home the first half of the home learning packs when school closed on…

End of Spring Term Update

2nd April 2020

The  Spring Term officially draws to a close tomorrow.  Please would all parents make time to read our End…

Internet Safety Information

31st March 2020

With children spending more time at home and using more online resources we have provided some useful links for…

Phonics, Reading and Writing Support

27th March 2020

These phonics, reading and writing support packs have been put together to support some of our children who need…


27th March 2020

If the children were in school, they would be learning about the Easter Story. Here are two home learning…

Maths Home Learning Resource Packs

24th March 2020

The White Rose Maths Team has prepared a series of five maths lessons for each year group. They will…


Ferndown First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The Designated Safeguarding Lead at Ferndown First School is Mrs Di-Pede. If you are concerned about the welfare of a child and think they are at risk of harm, please speak with Mrs Di-Pede. In her absence, please speak with Mr Watts.

Parents are asked to keep the school informed of any changes to parent contact details. Please let the office know if you have a new mobile phone number.


Upcoming Events



Start of Summer Term

School starts at 8.40am



May Bank Holiday



KS1 SATS Week Postponed