Head Teacher – Paula Harwood

Tel : 01280 707050

E-mail: enquiries@brackenleas.northants.sch.uk 

Website: www.brackenleasschool.co.uk

Twitter: @brackenleas1

In our weekly newsletter ‘Bracken News’ you will find details of upcoming events and key dates for your diary. We also share information here about local community events and activities.

Want to know more about what is happening in school? Click on the News Page of our school website for photos and news about what we have been doing.

This week has been a very busy week at Bracken Leas. Our Early Years and Year 3/4 children have performed brilliantly! Today is Santa Day and Christmas Jumper Day.  News Stories about these events coming soon…

Terry Goode’s Coaching Academy

We have forms in the office for Terry Goode’s Coaching Academy. Please come and collect one if your child is interested in taking part in this next term.

Please note that there will be NO hot school meal provision the 20th December due to Class Christmas Parties.

Letters and leaflets

  • Data Collection Sheets
  • School Photographs

Upcoming Events

  • Monday 17th Dec – KS1 Christmas Performance Dress Rehearsal
  • Tuesday 18th Dec @1.45pm – KS1 Christmas Performance
  • Wednesday 19th Dec @9.30am & 6pm – KS1 Christmas Performance
  • Wednesday 19th December @ 11am – Choir Trip to Candleford Court
  • Thursday 20th Dec – Class Christmas Parties
  • Friday 21st Dec – Last day of term and winning house mufti day (TBA)

Dolce Menu from January 2019

Please see below new Dolce Menu, available from January next year.

Please find attached a leaflet about Autism Drop-in sessions taking place in the area.


Clubs and Music Information


This term’s School Clubs have now finished and will resume in January. We are currently working on our revised club list and will let you know as soon as this is available.

Terry Goode Multiskills/Football will return on the 8th & 9th of January 2019.

Hotshots will return on Thursday 10th January 2019.

Music Tuition is scheduled as follows;

  • Monday – Guitar & Singing
  • Tuesday – Brass & strings
  • Wednesday – Woodwind (Rescheduled from the 12th to 14th December)
  • Thursday Keyboard/Piano


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Our Twitter Feed can also be viewed ‘live’ on the school website Home Page and News Page.

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