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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. Mr Sean Watts - Acting Headteacher

Potions In Reception

6th February 2023

In maths this week, we are learning about volume and capacity. Miss Piddock has set us up a ‘Love…

Non-Fiction Texts In Year 3

4th February 2023

The children really enjoyed writing about the Victorian Era in English this week. They learnt about the features of…

Life Education Workshop in Year 2

3rd February 2023

  This week we had a visit from Life Education and Harold. We learnt all about how to stay…

Life Education Workshop in Year 1

3rd February 2023

We had a wonderful visit from Harold the giraffe who reminded us how to stay healthy.

Life Education Workshop In Reception

30th January 2023

Today, the Life Bus and Harold visited us for a lesson ‘All about me’.

Beauty And The Beast

27th January 2023

The whole school watched Beauty and the Beast by M & M Productions this afternoon.  They really enjoyed the…


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 Mr Watts. If you are concerned about the welfare of a child and think they are at risk of harm, please speak with Mr Watts. In his absence, please speak with Mrs Errington, Mrs Cload or Mrs Bramley.

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



Titanic Museum to visit Year 2



Titanic assembly for Year 2 parents and carers



End of Half Term