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Westfield Family Of Schools
Westfield Family Of Schools

Welcome to your Family!

The Westfield Family of Schools includes three nursery infant schools, three junior schools, three primary schools and a secondary school located in the south of Sheffield in South Yorkshire. This website provides a link between the family of schools and is packed with information for our children and parents. We hope you enjoy your visit!

Latest News & Events ...

Educating ResponsiblE Dog owners

1st prize for the winning Poster goes to Evie B. from Beighton Nursery Infant School.

 

The judges loved the line

 

"There's no such thing as a poop fairy!

So scoop your pet's poop!"

 

Well done Evie!

2nd Prize goes top Millie S. from Emmanuel Junior Academy.

 

The judges throught that this was a very clear poster and that 'poop' certainly looks shocked to be scooped!

 

Well done Millie!

3rd prize goes to Erin S. from Reignhead Primary School.

 

The judges loved the simple clear message and thought those piles of poop were very stylishly drawn!

 

Well done Erin!

Our winning poem was from Lillie M in Year 1 at Waterthorpe Nursery Infant School:

 

Pick up your dog’s pooh,

Or it will go on my shoe.

I will walk it through the door,

or the carpet,

or the floor.

Mum will get very mad,

For a new carpet we’ve just had!

 

2nd prize went to Sophie in Year 2 at Waterthorpe NI School:

 

When you take your dog for a pooh,

Always take a bag with you.

Put the bag on your hand,

Otherwise, in it you will land.

Never leave it on the floor,

Or I will walk it through the door.

 

3rd prize went to the School Council at Waterthorpe NI School:

When you put your dog on a lead,

Don’t forget there’s something else you need.

Before you leave your own front door,

Collect your poo bags; don’t leave it on the floor!

Bag it, tie it, look for a bin,

When you see one put it in.

Dog poo, dog poo, put it in the bin.

Dog poo, dog poo, keep it off my skin!

 

Activities at Halfway NI School

Children in Need 2016 at Halfway NI 

Halfway NI Health and Well-being day

Brookhouse Junior school Topic news

Who killed Macbeth?

The Young Shakespeare Company arrived in school to stage a performance of Macbeth, which is currently being studied as part of the Year 6 literacy topic.

 

The actors were fully-dressed and brought the story to life, engaging and interacting with the children.  

Year 3 day out exploring

Year 3’s had a great day out visiting Creswell Crags as part of their creative curriculum topic.

During the visit the children did a selection of activities based on the Stone Age and Prehistoric Britain, including reassembling a skeleton and spotting 27 caves, one of which they toured.  This cave had particularly large spiders and mummified rats, which the children found extremely interesting.

 

As part of an Religious Education topic at Brookhouse, a visit from The Education Group was arranged. They worked with classes in Y4 and Y5 teaching them dances and exploring the Hindu and Indian Culture.

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Harvest Assembly

Our pupils enjoyed a visit by the local Vicar for a special Harvest Assembly.  As ever, the food donations made by parents and children were extremely generous, this helps us to support the Archer Project, which helps homeless people.  A huge thank you to all who donated.

Year 3 Stone Age Day

 

The Year 3 children had a visit from the History Van. This was a unique, interactive experience where all the children dressed and acted as prehistoric cavemen. The children made weapons and clothes and designed their own jewellery. The whole day was a great success and was enjoyed thoroughly by children and staff.

Year 4 pupils  go back in time

Our year 4 children enjoyed going back to Roman times when the History Van arrived in school.

The day consisted of interactive workshops, dressing up as Romans and re-enacting important events from this period.

The children thoroughly enjoyed the day, asking lots of questions and showing huge amounts of interest as they participated during in the day.

Year 5 trip to Yorkshire Museum and Danelaw Centre

As part of their Viking Topic, our Year 5 children visited the Yorkshire Museum and Danelaw Centre in York.

Despite the cold weather, the children had a fantastic time learning about the way the Vikings lived. They made clay oil lamps, ground flour to make bread and practised their battle skills!  It was great fun and the children had a brilliant day. 

FOS School council conference

On 14th October 2016 the School Councils from  schools across the Westfield Family of Schools joined together for a team building day at Rother Valley. Our theme this year was 'Working Together'.  Children had previously met together at Westfield School to plan the activities for the conference. 

The children worked in mixed teams at Rothervalley, with Westfield Sports leaders, on a range of problem solving activities. This was an exciting event that brought together children from all of our schools. The children enjoyed the opportunity to meet and work with pupils from other schools.  The School Council members all made their schools proud through their fantastic behaviour,  enthusiasm and team spirit!

A big thanks to Mr Millns and the Westfield Sports Leaders for their excellent support.

Waterthorpe NI School Family Picnic

Family Picnic at Waterthorpe NI School

In June 2016 families at Waterthorpe School enjoyed a picnic with a bouncy castle sponsored by Haybrook Estate Agents, a bouncy castle, cake stall and sports activities provided by the Westfield Sports Leaders.

Children in Need 2016 at waterthorpe

Spotlight on beighton ni school 

Read below to find out what the pupils at Beighton NI School have been working on!

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