Fairfield News

George shines for Bristol City Cerebral Palsy Football Club

We would like to recognise George Hunter, who plays a high standard of football for Bristol City Cerebral Palsy football club, and who will soon be travelling to Ireland and Scotland as part of a Club Tournament. Speaking with George, it is clear that this opportunity is extremely important to...

Fitness and wellbeing sessions boosted physical & mental health

Thank you to Millie Morfit who ran weekly fitness and wellbeing sessions with our LGBTQ+ students over a course of six weeks. As a personal trainer specialising in supporting the LGBTQ+ community and allies with their holistic health and fitness goals, Millie focuses on a holistic approach, creating a safe...

Fairfield hosts explosive indoor firework display

Local primary school children were invited to Fairfield to attend the first in-person indoor fireworks performance for three years. The lucky attendees were educated on the science behind the making of fireworks… whilst experiencing explosive surprises along the way! Donavan Shand, Year 7 Achievement Coordinator comments: “We value our relationships...

The Final Magic Morning of the school year goes with a bang!

‘The science practicals were cool! I have never done anything like it before.’ –Lydia, Year 5 Fairfield hosts several Magic Morning events when primary school students can experience a taster session or two of Fairfield lessons. On 20th May, 30 students from seven primary schools joined us for this year's final...

Students’ attendance has strong correlation with achievement

A pupil's attendance will directly affect their achievement in school. Evidence shows that a pupil’s progress and attainment is affected if their attendance falls below 90% and statistics show that if pupils miss just 17 days (34 sessions) of school, their GCSE attainment is likely to drop by an...

Contextual Safeguarding Parent/Carer Survey

We recently sent out a survey to all parents/carers via Parentmail asking for views on the current safeguarding practices in place for the students at Fairfield (plus general safeguarding of students outside of the school setting). The survey can be found here and should take no longer than 5 minutes...

Celebrations as Fairfield holds its first Culture Day

Students at Fairfield High School (FHS) celebrated Culture Day with a vast array of dress and accessories representing their identify, beliefs and institutions of a population which has been passed down from generation to generation. This special day complements the constant reminder of the school’s collective cultural heritage, evident...