As we move closer to the end of the the academic year 2018/19, we would like to say a huge thank you to everyone for your continuing hard work, support and encouragement you have offered our pupils, their families and staff of Brookfields School. Over the last year there have been many great achievements made by everyone at the school. We hope that you enjoy reading this terms newsletter which gives a small taste of […]
Happy Christmas to you all. We hope that you have a wonderful and safe time and we look forward to welcoming the pupils back to school on Monday 7th January 2019. Christmas at Brookfields School is always an exciting time of year and as the decorations start to emerge, the timetable of special Christmas activities and events is finalised. You will read in our newsletter about the many activities and opportunities the pupils from across the […]
What a beautiful autumn we have been having! The warm autumn days have been most welcome. The excitement on the first day of this term is a fading memory but it was lovely welcoming the pupils back to school after the summer break and hearing all their news. We were joined by fifteen new pupils and their families at the start of the academic year, all of whom have settled in. In addition to welcoming […]
At the time of writing this newsletter, England are through to the semi-finals of the World Cup, the skies are still blue and the summer temperatures continue to slowly creep up. Unfortunately, the high temperatures have meant that we have not be able to run some of the activities we had planned such as the final Duke of Edinburgh Award expedition, or, we have had to adapt those we had planned, such as Sports Day.
It has been a busy half term for the school with a range of onsite and offsite activities for all pupils. We have had a number of residential visits this half term. Students and staff from Key Stage 4 and 6th Form spent a week at Kingswood Outdoor Adventure Centre near Ashford. The staff team at Kingswood were very enthusiastic and packed the students’ days with a range of challenging and fun activities despite the […]
Dear Families and Friends, The clocks have changed and a few buds have started to appear….could Spring really be on the way? I hope that we have seen the last of the snow and cold weather. Despite the recent weather, there has continued to be a real energy in the school this term and pupils and staff have been very busy. Our Spring Term Newsletter reflects the tremendous work that has continued across the whole […]
Although we have only been back at school for just over 6 weeks, when I reflect on this half term, the staff and pupils have been very busy indeed. As I mentioned in the Christmas Newsletter, we welcomed two new teachers to the team in January. Shelley Riley joined us from Arbour Vale School as Head of Key Stage 4. We also welcomed Alex Gomez to our 6th Form teaching team who worked at Prior’s […]