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. The Diary will be updated regularly throughout the year.

Spring Term 2018


  • Monday 8th: INSET - School closed to pupils
  • Tuesday 9th: Spring Term begins
  • Friday 19th: 9.00am - 4P Class Assembly
  • Monday 22nd - Wednesday 24th: Junior Chef Academy
  • Thursday 25th: 'Be Bright, Be Seen' - Road Safety presentation for children in Year 3
  • Friday 26th: Visit from Joshua Khan - The author of 'Shadow Magic' returns to Forefield.
  • Wednesday 31st: Year 4 Visit to Pizza Express


  • Friday 2nd: 9.00am - 4L Class Assembly
  • Tuesday 6th: 3.45 - 6.45pm: Parents' Evening
  • Wednesday 7th:
    • Year 6 Victorian Day
    • 3.30pm - Cross Country Race - at Chesterfield High School
      Change of venue: Rimrose Valley Country Park, Chesterfield Road entrance
  • Thursday 8th:
  • Friday 9th:
    • 6C and 6W Visit to Quarry Bank Mill
    • 12.30 - 3.30pm: Year 6 Gymnastics Competition - at Chesterfield High School
    • 3.30pm - School closes for the half-term holidays

Half-Term Break: Monday 12th - Friday 16th February

February (continued)

  • Monday 19th: School re-opens
  • Wednesday 28th: Year 5 Tudor Day - at Merchant Taylors' Girls' School


  • Thursday 1st: World Book Day
  • Friday 2nd: 5S Visit to Chesterfield High School's laboratory
  • Tuesday 6th: 5M Visit to Chesterfield High School's laboratory
  • Friday 9th: 9.00am - 5H Class Assembly
  • Wednesday 14th: Year 5 Multi-Skills competition - at Chesterfield High School
  • Friday 16th:
    • Mufti Day
    • 5H Visit to Chesterfield High School's laboratory
  • Tuesday 20th: 7.00pm - Spring Concert - Our musicians perform for parents and carers.
  • Thursday 22nd: 7.00pm - Family Spring Bingo Evening
  • Friday 23rd:
    • 9.00am - 3M Class Assembly
    • 2.00pm - School closes for the Easter Holidays

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