Category Archives: Head’s Newsletter


25th May 2017


Thought of the Week Our pets lead us from patience to love and then loss… …but it’s always a journey worth taking   25th May 2017 Dear Parents, It has been a difficult week for many of our school community and we have been doing our best to pull together as a ‘family’ to support […]

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15th May 2017


Thought of the Week Knowledge will give you power but character respect 15th May 2017 Dear Parent, This morning we looked into the ‘Random Acts of Kindness Jar’ that Batman left last Monday. It was lovely to see so many thoughtful comments from both children and staff about nice things that happened last week. It […]

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8th May 2017


Thought of the Week All good things in life take a little bit of time and effort.   8th May 2017 Dear Parents, This week we have a focus on children’s mental health and well-being. We had a great assembly this afternoon where there was a talk about what mental health is and five ways to […]

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2nd May 2017


Thought of the Week Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody.   2nd May 2017 Dear Parent, I hope that everyone had an enjoyable bank holiday weekend and feels well rested.  I am pleased that the weather was kinder than expected and hope that everyone got some quality family time. The thought of […]

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25th April 2017


Thought of the Week Nothing great comes from holding back.   25th April 2017 Dear Parent, In assembly this week we spoke about the story of St. George and how we could show similar characteristics in that we do not give up and try to do what is right to help ourselves and others. It […]

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19th April 2017


Thought for the week Fear is the brains way of saying that there is something important for you to overcome 19th April 2017 Dear Parent, It was lovely to see everyone back in school this morning well rested and having enjoyed their Easter break. Children literally skipped into school this morning with huge smiles upon […]

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28th March 2017


  Thought of the Week Mothers hold their children’s hand for a moment and their heart for a lifetime.   28th March 2017   Dear Parent, We are certainly enjoying the nicer weather and looking forward to our Easter holiday. I am sure that you will all have a lovely time and create nice family […]

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20th March 2017


  Thought of the Week Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s Party’.   20th March 2017 Dear Parents, I would love to say that the weather matched our thought of the week! Instead we look forward to seeing the weather improve and to the variety of outdoor activities we enjoy as a result! Form […]

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13th March 2017


  Thought of the Week Love all, trust a few and do wrong to none – W. Shakespeare   13th March 2017 Dear Parent, This morning’s assembly was focused on making the right choices and, if we see something we believe is not right, ensuring we tell someone who can help. Branwood’s Netball Team I […]

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6th March 2017


Thought of the week An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.   6th March 2017   Dear Parent, A lot of people would have noticed a giant yellow duck outside of school today. It was hard to miss! The children thoroughly enjoyed seeing the 6 metre duck outside and all the little […]

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