Issue 5 – Brighstone Buzz – 2nd October 2020

(Please click on the link at the bottom of the page for the full newsletter) Dear parents and carers, Despite the weather this morning, the school was filled with sunshine due to all the colourful yellow clothing for our Go Yellow day. Seeing all the splashes of...

Issue 4 – Brighstone Buzz – 25th September 2020

Dear parents and carers, Well, we certainly felt the chill this morning as the temperature dropped to 7-8 degrees! Despite the cold winds, standing on the gate every day and seeing everyone’s welcoming smiles as you all come into school is certainly one of the...

Issue 3 – Brighstone Buzz – 18th September 2020

Dear parents and carers, I would like to start by saying a huge well done and congratulations to the Brighstone Team for being very worthy winners last weekend in our Round the Island Relay Race against Nine Acres. It was incredibly close—just a few seconds to spare...

Issue 2 – Brighstone Buzz – 11th September 2020

Dear parents and carers, We have come to the end of our first full week back, and I would like to thank you all for your support in ensuring that the children have had an enjoyable transition back to school. Despite all the extra health and safety measures that we...

Issue 1 – Brighstone Buzz – 4th September 2020

Dear parents and carers, We would like to wish everyone a very warm welcome back to school. We hope that you all had a wonderful summer. It was lovely to see everyone once again on Thursday, with lots of smiling faces and friendly greetings from all the children and...

A Letter from Mrs Lennon – 22nd July 2020

  Dear parents and carers, You will have recently received a letter from our Chair of Governors informing you of my recent appointment as headteacher at Brighstone CE Aided Primary School. I am delighted and privileged to have been appointed to this role by the...

Issue 37 Brighstone Buzz – 17th July 2020

Dear parents and carers, Well, what a fantastic week we’ve had in school! Our Brighstolympics were held throughout this week, and every day each bubble competed in their events to win points for their hives. It was very encouraging to see so much determination,...

Issue 36 Brighstone Buzz – 10th July 2020

Dear parents and carers, We have come to the end of another week and it is not long now until the end of term. Transition activities are planned, and the children are looking forward to spending half a day with their new class teacher and LSA on Tuesday 21st July....

Issue 35 Brighstone Buzz – 3rd July 2020

Dear Parents and Carers, It was wonderful to see more Y6 children back into school on Monday this week, and then we welcomed back some Y5 children on Wednesday. It was clear that they were very excited to be back, and we were very pleased to see them again! They have...

Issue 34 Brighstone Buzz – 26th June 2020

Dear parents and carers, Well, what glorious weather we’ve had this week! The sun has been shining and people have had the opportunity to enjoy time in their gardens or on the beach, whilst also maintaining social distance measures. People have been busy...