Faculty News

Poetry Winners

Fairfield students are celebrating success in a poetry competition, Bristol by Heart. The project is a collaboration between the Bristol based poetry charity Poetry by Heart and Bristol University. Students filmed themselves at the end of summer term performing a poem which they had learned. This September we received the...

Stunning entries in the Mathematician poster competition

This year the Fairfield Maths department ran its annual famous mathematician poster competition with 2021 bringing the most creative, informative and striking entries yet. The standard was high across the board and the maths department would like to thank all our Year 7s for their hard work and welcome...

Performing Arts Extra-Curricular clubs & activities

The Performing Arts department have started the year off with a bang offering a range of extra-curricular clubs and activities! Please see below details of opportunities: Monday after school - Year 9 drama club and Generate Dance Company for Years 7 and 8 Tuesday lunchtime - Boys/them dance company Tuesday after school...

Science PGCE Training

The Science Department had pleasure in hosting PGCE (Postgraduate Certificate in Education) trainee science teachers from the University of Bristol. Groups of student teachers teamed up with the Science team to discuss the intricacies of lesson planning. They then planned a lesson to be taught by one of the...

Delivering life skill lessons to primary students

The science technician team have been to visit May Park Primary to help their Year 6s with their "how to save a life" project. This important visit involved groups of students acting out scenarios, such as calling for an ambulance through to delivering CPR. The students were really knowledgeable, showed...

Languages Week celebrations

We held a very successful and widely celebrated Languages Week w/c 27th September. The rationale behind the week stemmed from Fairfield's considerable commitment to students learning languages as responsible global citizens, with the aim of week being to celebrate and have fun with languages, talk about languages and learn more...

Sounds of Sudan Music Workshop for Y7/8

A group of 35 lucky Year 7 students and a similar sized group from Year 8 got to enjoy an incredible performance and immersive workshop exploring the traditional sounds and music of Sudanese / Saharan traditional music and storytelling. The two hour workshop treated students to the stories of Ali...