Welcome to our Weekly Newsletter where we share relevant information with you about what has been happening here at Bracken Leas and events planned in future weeks.

Remembrance Day at Bracken Leas

This week we have been commemorating Remembrance Day here is school.

Yesterday our Year 5 children attended the Armistice Service in Brackley town centre. In addition, children throughout the school for undertaken art projects as well as some written work. Year 6 have been creating journals based on the Michael Morpurgo book ‘Private Peaceful’.

Thank you to everyone that contributed to our Poppy Appeal collection. We will let you know when we have a total from the Royal British Legion.

Children in Need 2021

Children in Need Day is Friday 19th November 2021 and we are taking part. Children are asked to come into school in their spotty and bright clothing or Children in Need merchandise for a £1 donation.

We have some merchandise which may be purchased for your child in advance to be worn on the day.  If you would like to buy these items please return a completed form along with correct payment to your child’s class teacher in a named, sealed envelope.

Send in your money to purchase your items on the following dates;

  • Monday 15th Nov – Early Years
  • Tuesday 16th Nov – Key Stage 1
  • Wednesday 17th Nov – Key Stage 2
  • Thursday 18th November – Mop up for anyone that has forgotten their money

We are splitting the stock to give as many children as possible a chance to buy. Merchandise will be issued on a first come first served basis. If an item is no longer available the money will be returned to you.

Here is a photo of everything we are able to offer. Please ensure you send in the correct money for the items you would like.

Here is a link to the order form.

Children In Need 2021

Odd Socks Day – Monday 15th November

Odd Socks Day is part of Anti- Bullying Week 2021. Children should come in to school on this day wearing odd socks alongside their normal school uniform. 

Want to know more? Click on the link below.


Term Dates 2021-2022

Here is a link to term dates for the forthcoming academic year.


Music Lesson Timetable

(Details about music lessons to be advised)

  • Monday – Guitar (am), Funkey’s (pm)

  • Tuesday – Strings (pm)

  • Wedneday – Singing Lessons (pm), Funkeys (pm)

  • Thursday – Woodwind (am)

  • Friday – Brass (am), Keyboard (pm)

There is currently a vacancy within the Hawksmoor Learning Trust. Here is a link for anyone that is interested.

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