Welcome back to School

We hope that everyone has had a good summer holiday and that you are all looking forward to a new school year. We are saying hello to quite a few new pupils on the primary site and look forward to working with them and their families. Teachers and Teaching Assistants have two days of training…

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ON THE TROT …..with Val and Carol’s class

The Reception age children in Val and Carol’s class have been riding each week at the RDA stables in New Yatt. We have all made friends with Kipper and Bramble, our lovely ponies, who are so patient and amenable. It’s just a short journey to get to the stables in the school minibus and we  look…

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Ice lollies in Jo’s class!

In Jo’s class the theme this term is Seasons. The pupils have explored a range of sensory texts about seasons and weather, as well as making a range of seasonal food. Everyone enjoyed making ice lollies using different fruits and juices, before tasting them and doing some descriptive writing.      

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We Love Animals in Nicola and Berit’s Class

Our theme for the Summer Term is ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and we have had great fun listening to stories, playing and learning about animals. We loved the ‘Dear Zoo’ story and it was really exciting opening boxes to see what animals the Zoo had sent us. We also found out what the different animals…

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Exercising in Zoe’s class

Zoe‘s class have been exercising in different ways. We have all improved at ten pin bowling with some of us scoring more than 100 last week!   We love riding our bikes and have learnt how to ride safely and use our brakes to stop. We are practicing hitting a cricket ball, some of us…

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Which way to go in Nic’s class?

Nic’s Class has been learning to programme and direct robots to reach a destination. They used signs and symbols to give instructions to others and used the iPads to programme a longer set of instructions. They made a prediction to see if it would reach the final destination successfully! Then ……… they watched with anticipation as the robot moved…

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If you are highly motivated and looking for opportunities to teach amazing pupils with a range of complex learning difficulties then consider applying to teach at Springfield.

Vacancies for a permanent full time Teacher and a temporary maternity cover (full time and part time will be considered) We are looking for enthusiastic and inspiring teachers to join our successful teaching team, applications from NQTs are welcome. Please check the ‘vacancies’ page on our website for information on joining our great school.  

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