Fairfield Park Lower School



Fairfield Park is committed to providing inspirational and innovative teaching and the highest quality learning experiences for all our pupils.

At Fairfield Park, we believe in the power of the arts, arts and culture bring pleasure, self-expression, and life skills into our children’s lives. The arts stimulates creativity, imagination and inventiveness. Our learning streets on site allow our pupils opportunity to explore the skills, concepts and knowledge to express themselves. We are passionate about caring about our environment and threading through the diversity agenda as a golden thread in our planning and class learning.

We have happy, passionate staff and an excellent governing body who all work hard together to make this a thriving school community with a caring values ethos. Our aim is to provide an enjoyable and purposeful learning environment for all pupils.

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Vision & Ethos

Fairfield Park is a vibrant, values-led school and nurtures, inspires its pupils to flourish.

Our values support our children to be happy, resilient, and persevere with their learning. Our pupils are encouraged to aim high, challenge themselves and respect the rights of each other in our school community.

“A positive attitude can really make dreams come true”. David Bailey

We are a school that promotes the arts, the environment and diversity as a golden thread through our curriculum. We are proud of our school and our rich learning environments.

We have a great history of sporting achievements; we have held the Platinum award for many years. Sport and active fitness is in our school culture, we have competed at local and county levels in many different disciplines.

Our values continue out of school and we promote links with our local community. We have a strong partnership with Baycroft Care Homes and Senior Villages, FP Community Council, the Parish Council, Religious Faith Leaders, The Need Project and families and support local charities.

Our Vision

is for Fairfield Park to be an excellent school, where we nurture, develop, and coach all in our community to succeed; we value everyone in this partnership. Our vision is to make the very best learners, the very best teachers, evolving into lifelong learners. Outstanding practices and systems are at the heart of our school enabling us to coach other educators to aspire and achieve the very best education for their schools and for their pupils.

“The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery”. Mark Van Doren



“When educating the minds of our children we must not forget to educate their hearts.”Dalai Lama

Our pupils are encouraged to immerse themselves in a stimulating curriculum and strive for ambition as successful learners.

We motivate our pupils to have excellent dispositions and attitudes, as this is the main ingredient to be the best learner. Reading for pleasure is key to learning and this has a high priority in our daily planning.

We aim for academic excellence and value progress of every child. Equality of opportunity for all is key to achieving success across the curriculum and it is key that we spot talent and celebrate this in our school community daily.

“Tell me and I forget.
Teach me and I remember.
Involve me and I learn”.Benjamin Franklin

Year Groups

Fairfield Park is a dynamic, harmonious and values-led school.

We learn as a team showing collaboration, cooperation and uniqueness of mind. We promote a growth mindset approach to our learning and ‘can-do’ attitude. Values-based Education is an ethical vocabulary based on human values, such as respect, justice, integrity, harmony, trust and honesty. We love to sing out our values in our whole school assemblies.

“Intelligence plus character that is the goal of true education”.Martin Luther King JR

Year 3

Diary Dates