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.

Warrior Challenge

The Warrior Challenge 2021, planned for 28th May, is now only 1 week away. The timings for the day are as follows;

  • Year 6 – 9.00-9.30
  • EYFS – 9.30-10.00
  • Year 5 – 10.00-10.30
  • Year 1 – 10.45-11.15
  • Year 2 – 11.15-11.45
  • Year 3 – 1.15- 1.45
  • Year 4 – 1.45-2.15

Children are invited to attend school on this day ‘Warrior Ready’. They should be wearing suitable clothing and footwear for the challenge and that you and your child do not mind getting wet/dirty.

In addition, please send in towel, water bottle, healthy snack, sun hat and sun cream. A FULL CHANGE OF UNDERWEAR IS ALSO NEEDED.


Photos and video footage will be shared throughout the day on Social Media.

Here is a copy of the Warrior Challenge letter and Sponsorship Form for further information for anyone that missed it.

Warrior Challenge 2021

Whole Class Photos

The photographer is booked for Monday 7th June, our first day back after half term, to take class photos. Please ensure that your child is looking smart for this!

Royal Mail’s Heroes Stamp Design Competition

We are excited to announce that we have registered to take part in this national competition to create 8 Heroes Stamp Designs. 
Here is a link to the website for this where you can find more details including a presentation with tips for design and inspiration to ‘spark creativity’ and check the entry requirements.https://www.stampcompetition.ichild.co.uk/
All entries should be returned to us in school. You can put them into the Drop Boxes but please ensure they are not folded or creased and name etc. is clearly marked. Alternatively, they can be passed to us in the School Office.
The closing date for entries is 5pm on Monday 24th May 2021.
Please click on the links below to download the letter and entry form.

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)

Koala Club – June Half Term Holiday Club

Tuesday 1st- 4th June 8am-6pm, half days available.

Please click on the link below for more details on how to book your place. 

June Half term leaflet Brackley

Key Dates this Term

Monday 24th May – School Deadline for Royal Mail’s Heroes Stamp Design Competition

Monday 24th May – Whole Class Photos

Wednesday 26th May – Rescheduled Year 3 River Walk to Turweston

Friday 28th May – Warrior Challenge 2021

Friday 28th May – School Closes for Half Term

Monday 7th June – New Term Begins

Wednesday 9th June – Year 5 Swimming begins

Term Dates 2020-2021

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



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