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.

Online Safety & Wellbeing

Simon Aston, Online Safety & Wellbeing Office, will be visiting our school on Monday 24th January to run some workshops with our Year 5 and Year 6 children. Following on from these we have arranged a ‘Safeguarding in Education Parent Session’ for all year groups that same evening. This meeting will be held a 6pm on Monday 24th January. Please check you emails for details on how to join the Zoom call.

In preparation for these sessions we have been supplied with some useful hints and tips for parents regarding online safety and we hope that you will find these useful. Please click on the links below to view.

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)

Term Dates 2021-2022

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


Term Dates 2022-2023

Academic Year 2022_2023 Term Dates

There are currently two vacancies within Bracken Leas.  The deadline for these is Midday Monday 10th January. Here is a link for anyone that is interested.

Key Dates this Term

Wednesday 12th January – Year 4 Swimming lessons begin (1.30-2.30pm)

Monday 7th – Friday 11th February – Children’s Mental Health Week

Monday 24th January @6pm – Online Safety Parent Session with Simon Ashton (see parent email)

Tuesday 8th February – Safer Internet Day

Thursday 10th February – FOBL Valentines Disco (TBC)

Friday 11th February – Dress to Express (details tbc)

Friday 11th February – School Closes for Half Term

Monday 21st February – New term begins

Wednesday 23rd February – Final Year 4 swimming lesson

Wednesday 2nd March – Year 3 Swimming lessons begin (1.30-2.30pm)

Tuesday 1st & Thursday 3rd March – Parents’ Evenings (TBC)

Friday 4th March – World Book Day Celebrations at Bracken Leas

Monday 7th- Thursday 10th March – Year 5 Bikeability

Friday 18th March – Comic Relief

Thursday 31st March – FOBL Easter Bingo (TBC)

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