Clubs & Community News

Gardening Club: Donations needed

In preparation for the launch of our gardening club next term we are looking for donations of hand forks and trowels as well as any gardening gloves you may have spare at home. Donations can be left at reception for the attention of Mr Mears ([email protected]) Thank you as always for...

Doctors Live – Interactive Virtual Anatomy Club

Doctors Live is a group of doctors passionate about inspiring the next generation of students into Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, and Allied Health Professions. It runs an online interactive weekly Anatomy club covering live virtual dissection of various human body systems, how they work and what could go wrong. Please...

Team Fairfield’s Fundraising efforts for Sport Relief

Congratulations to Team Fairfield for its excellent fundraising for Sports Relief. A special thank you should be given to our House Team, Miss Thornton, Miss Thompson, Ms Gibbons & Miss Ayre for their grand efforts of enduring a concoction of mint sauce, marmite, curry powder, cottage cheese, mustard, ketchup,...

Crimestoppers plea to speak up anonymously to save lives

As lockdown domestic abuse continues, Crimestoppers reminds the public across the West Country to speak up anonymously to help save lives (see this short video & information). In the first three weeks of March 2020 in the UK, 14 women and two children were killed as a result of domestic...

Student’s creation features on Grayson Perry’s Art Club

Well done to Uriah in Year 7 for entering a project for a Grayson Perry Art Club programme's competition during lockdown. Not only was Uriah's 'Bogroll Family' art piece very creative, but it actually featured in the beginning credits of the programme (see short clip below and keep your...

Sustrans donates bike repair kit for emergency repairs

Fairfield is delighted to receive a very generous donation of a Bike Repair Kit courtesy of Sustrans, which will be held in reception for staff and students to use for emergency bike repairs. To learn more about this kit, and Sustrans' support in general, please watch this short video: We...

University running free programme for Caribbean students

University of Oxford is running, for the first year, a university access programme for Caribbean students currently studying at state schools in the UK. The programme is completely free, and will be delivered virtually by colleagues and students at the University of Oxford. For full details, please see the link...

Attendance update: Term 4

All students have now returned to school following lockdown and live, in person teaching has commence and to full strength. The 10th March 2021 saw incredibly positive attendance figures, for the whole school - 94.6% it is clear that students were eager to return to school. We are continuing to monitor...

Spring captured in these beautiful images

Spring has sprung at Fairfield this term and after a long Winter, nature has shown itself to be resilient with its beauty. A big thank you to Director of Science Mr Mears for capturing and sharing these beautiful spring photos, taken on our school site.