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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

Fire Fighters In Reception

14th May 2021

This week, we have been learning all about fire fighters. We had a brilliant virtual visit from Jon at…

Year 1 Art

14th May 2021

Year 1 practised printing in art this week, using different objects to print trees. Which tree is your favourite?

Measuring in Year 2

13th May 2021

This week, we have been learning to estimate and measure length. We have been measuring in centimetres and metres.…

Librarians In Reception

7th May 2021

This week, we have learnt about librarians. We enjoyed a super virtual visit from the Ferndown library. We listened…


7th May 2021

This week year 1 began to learn about some holy Jewish items. We thought of some questions about the…

World Maths Day in Year 2

6th May 2021

On Wednesday it was World Maths Day. We looked at these pictures and explored mathematical ideas about them. 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 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, 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.