News - Reception

New Reception classroom

We are very proud of our new Reception classroom and we cannot wait for the children to enjoy it!

Chinese New Year

Reception are learning about Chinese New Year this week. Today, we made dragons and did some dragon dancing. The children […]

Hedgehog bread

Before the half term the children in Reception learnt the story of ‘The Little Red Hen’. The Red Hen sent […]

Reception Phonics session

On Tuesday 10th October at 9.00am, Reception are holding a phonics session for parents to attend with their child. It […]

New School Food Ambassadors!

I am proud to announce our our new School Food Ambassadors for this year: Imogen and Ruach. We have had […]

Stars of the Year

Here are the stars of the year!

100% attendance all year!

Mooooove over! Reception are visiting Hesketh Farm!

What a brilliant day, from start to finish! The children were all very sensible on our (very long) coach trip […]

Reception put on a show!

Some of the Reception children have thoroughly enjoyed being involved in our ‘creative project’ this week. Enthusiastic individuals chose a […]

‘Love Food, Hate Waste Club’ returns to Park Spring!

The third set of ‘Love Food, Hate Waste’ cooking sessions has now begun! This week we used some food from […]

New Reception and Nursery classrooms!

After a very busy two days setting up the new classrooms, we are pleased to show you a sneak preview […]

Reception’s Local Area Walk!

Reception have recently been learning about the local area after showing an interest in maps. They have practised following a […]

Library Mascot Competition – Love our library

We need to love our library! As part of this we have launched a competition for children to design a […]

Christmas sing along at Park Spring

EYFS Christmas Production

The Real Junk Food Project at Park Spring!

Last week we had an assembly delivered by ‘Fred the Fox’ and Kevin, the leader of ‘Fuel for School’ (the […]


November   Hi, my name is George and I am in reception. My favourite books is Room On The Broom. […]

Room on the Broom Day in Foundation!

Monday 31st October marked 15 years since the release of the very popular Room on the Broom book by Julia […]

Reception make apple crumble!

Reception have enjoyed some baking! Together we made apple crumble using the apples harvested from our garden. The children picked, […]

Park Spring celebrates Black History

At Park Spring to celebrate Black History we were lucky to have some visitors! The children in Year 5 and […]

Reception/Nursery End of Year Treat!

On Wednesday 20 July Nursery and Reception children were treated to an end of year fun day.   The children enjoyed […]

New Reception classroom layout!

Here is a sneak preview of the Reception classrooms! We are so excited to see the children enjoying it on […]

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Church Wedding Trip

Wednesday 23rd April Foundation children visited St Mark’s church for a wedding celebration following Miss Johnson’s own wedding at the […]

Christmas Parties!

The children have enjoyed their Christmas parties this week. The children ate party food with friends, played pass the parcel […]

Christmas Trip! Kirkstall Abbey House Museum Grotto

The children had a brilliant time on our Christmas trip. They visited Santa in his grotto and collected their gift. […]

EYFS Christmas Stay and Play 11.12.13

Thank you to all the parents who attended our Christmas stay and play session. We had a really festive time […]

Foundation Stage sparkling stay and play 6.11.13

We had a lovely stay and play to celebrate Diwali and Bonfire Night. Thank you to everyone who attended. Take […]

Autumn and Harvest Walks!

The Foundation children have been busy learning about the Autumn season and harvest. The Nursery children made owl masks and […]

Breaking news!

Breaking news the chicks have arrived!. All twelve chicks arrived safely. They have settled well into their new environment. The […]

Ofsted Visit 2nd and 3rd July 2013

Dear parents and carer, For your information; The school is being inspected (tomorrow) Tuesday 2nd July and Wednesday 3rd July. […]

Foundation Stage Stay and Play

We are having our last stay and play session of the year on Wednesday 22nd May, 8.55 – 11.00, 12.55 […]

Reception Newsletter

Reception Newsletter 22nd March

Easter Egg Competition

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Easter Egg Competition. There were some fantastic entries but unfortunately only 1st, […]

Foundation Stage Easter Stay and Play

Nursery and Reception will be having their Easter Stay and Play sessions on Wednesday 20th March 2013. The sessions will […]

Polar Exploration

Over the last 3 weeks children have enjoyed becoming a polar explorer. They have looked at polar animals and thier […]

Foundation Stage Christmas Stay and Play

A big thank you to all the parents who joined us at this years Christmas stay and play. The children […]

Jungle explorers!

This week the children have been searching for jungle animals outside in the wild. They have been using binoculars to […]


The children have enjoyed celebrating the festival of light Diwali this week. The children have spent lots of time making […]

Halloween Disco Foundation Stage

Show and Tell

During PPA time, Miss Parker and Mrs Worth have organised some Show and Tell sessions for the Reception children. Have […]

Dinosaurs and Fossils Everywhere!

Following the children’s interests, for the past couple of weeks we have been learning all about dinosaurs, fossils and bones […]