School Diary

At Forefield Juniors, our pupils are given many opportunities to enjoy a wide range of learning experiences outside of normal classroom activities. Listed below are just some of the special events and other important dates planned for this term. Click on any underlined links for more information and pictures, or to visit related websites. This diary will be updated regularly throughout the year.

Spring Term 2019


  • Monday 7th: INSET Day - School closed to pupils
  • Tuesday 8th: Spring Term begins - Children return to school
  • Friday 25th: 9.00am - 3S Class Assembly


  • Wednesday 6th: Year 4 Visit to Pizza Express - as part of their Food Technology topic
  • Thursday 7th: Year 6 Victorian Day
  • Friday 8th:
    • Year 6 Visit to Quarry Bank Mill
    • 9.00am - 5B Class Assembly
  • Tuesday 12th: 3.45pm - 6.45pm - Parents Evening
  • Thursday 14th: 6.00pm - 8.40pm - Parents Evening
  • Friday 15th:
    • TT Rock Stars Day - To celebrate the start of our Times Table Rock Stars initiative, children may come to school dressed like a rock star.
    • 3.30pm - School closes for the half-term holidays.

Half-Term Holiday: Monday 18th - Friday 22nd February

February (continued)

  • Monday 25th: Children return to school
  • Tuesday 26th: 9.00am - Class Photographs - taken by Tempest Photography



  • Thursday 7th: World Book Day - Please note: We will be dressing up as book characters on Friday 8th and not on World Book Day.
  • Friday 8th:
    • From 8:30am - The Book Bus will be on our school playground
    • 9.00am - 4S Class Assembly
    • Children may choose to come to school dressed as a character from a book.
  • Tuesday 12th:Y5 Cycle Training - 5M and half of 5H
  • Wednesday 13th:Y5 Cycle Training - 5B and half of 5H
  • Thursday 15th: 1.00pm - Y4 Science Afternoon - at Chesterfield High School
  • Friday 15th: Red Nose Day - Children are invited to wear something red.
  • Tuesday 19th:Y5 Cycle Training - 5M and half of 5H
  • Wednesday 20th:
    • Y5 Cycle Training - 5B and half of 5H
    • Visit from author Sam Gayton
  • Friday 22nd: 9.00am - 3P Class Assembly
  • Thursday 28th: 7.00pm - Spring Concert
  • Friday 29th: Mufti Day - Children may wear their own choice of clothes in return for a donation of a prize for our Easter Bingo.


  • Thursday 4th:
  • Friday 5th: 2.00pm - School closes for the Easter Holidays.

Photographs of some of our recent activities can be found in our Gallery.