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.

Autumn Term 2018

September

  • CalendarMonday 3rd & Tuesday 4th: INSET Day - School closed to pupils
  • Wednesday 5th: Autumn Term begins
  • Wednesday 12th: Year 4 Visit to Martin Mere
  • Thursday 13th: Roald Dahl Day - Children in Year 5 are invited to dress as their favourite Roald Dahl character.
  • Monday 17th: M&M Theatrical Productions presents 'Alice in Wonderland'.
  • Monday 24th: 6.00pm - Meeting with Mr Penney, Headteacher of Chesterfield High School - for parents of pupils in Year 6
  • Tuesday 25th - Thursday 27th: Junior Chefs' Academy - for children in Year 5.
  • Thursday 27th: 4.00pm - 7.00pm - Open Evening at St Mary's College - for parents and pupils in Years 5 and 6
  • Friday 28th: 9.15am - Coffee Morning - in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
  • Saturday 29th: 10.00am - 12:00noon - Open Morning at St Mary's College - for parents and pupils in Years 5 and 6

October

  • CalendarTuesday 2nd: Year 6 Child Measurement Programme
  • Tuesday 9th: 9.30am - Visit to Princes Road Synagogue - 3M and 1/2 3P
  • Wednesday 10th:
    • 9.30am - Visit to Princes Road Synagogue - 3S and 1/2 3P - Postponed due to transport issues
    • 2.30pm - Barn Owl Experience - for pupils in Year 3
  • Thursday 11th: 5.00pm - 7.00pm - Open Evening at Merchant Taylors' Schools - for parents and pupils in Years 5 and 6
  • Friday 12th: 9.00am - 5H Class Assembly
  • Saturday 13th: 9.00am - 12:30pm - Open Morning at Merchant Taylors' Schools - for parents and pupils in Years 5 and 6
  • Tuesday 16th:
    • 1.00pm - Individual Photographs - taken by Tempest Photography
    • 3.45pm - 6.45pm - Parents Evening
  • Thursday 18th: 6.00pm - 8.40pm - Parents Evening
  • Friday 19th: 3.30pm - School closes for the half-term holidays.

Half-Term Holiday: Monday 22nd - Friday 26th October

November

  • CalendarMonday 5th: Visit to Princes Road Synagogue - 3S and 1/2 3P (Rescheduled from 10th October)
  • Friday 9th: 9.00am - 4P Class Assembly
  • Friday 16th: Children in Need
  • Thursday 22nd: Flu Vaccinations - for pupils in Years 3, 4 & 5
  • Friday 23rd: 9.00am - 3M Class Assembly
  • Tuesday 27th: Year 6 visit to Merchant Taylors' Boys' School
  • Friday 30th: Mufti Day

December

  • CalendarThursday 6th: 6.30pm - Family Christmas Bingo Evening
  • Friday 14th:
    • Christmas Jumper Day - Pupils are invited to wear a festive jumper instead of their school one.
    • 9.00am - 5M Class Assembly
  • Monday 17th: 1.30pm - Community Christmas - Members of our Drama Club perform 'Tinsel and Teatowels' for local senior citizens.
  • Tuesday 18th: 7.00pm - Christmas Production - Members of our Drama Club perform 'Tinsel and Teatowels' for families and friends.
  • Wednesday 19th: 1.00pm - Lower Junior Christmas Party
  • Thursday 20th: 1.00pm - Upper Junior Christmas Party
  • Friday 21st: 2.00pm - School closes for the Christmas Holidays.

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