School events

  • Bake it Better Cake Sale

    We rounded off this half term with an amazing cake sale. Pupils and staff were invited to bring cakes into school which were then sold as part of our Bake it Better event, raising money for Great Ormond Street Hospital. By selling cakes, we developed our understanding of the key values of unity and appreciation. […]

  • Year 5 Groovy Greeks!

    Year 5 have been learning about the Ancient Greeks this half term finding out about what life was like for Greek people during this time, and the elements of Ancient Greek life that still part of everyday life today. Earlier this term, they went to the British Museum in London where they looked at a […]

  • Race for Life

    For the past few weeks, children throughout the school have been asking for sponsorship in preparation for our Race for Life event. The race took place on Wednesday 24th May with children from Nursery through to Year 6 all completing laps of the school field to raise money for this important charity. Children were invited […]

  • School Council Conference

    On Tuesday 23rd May, members of our School Council took part in a conference with other School Councillors from across the West Area Partnership at Woburn Safari Park. Children showed teamwork and responsibility when working with children from other schools. They learned a song with accompanying dance as well as completing an amazing piece of […]

  • HM Lord-Lieutenant visits Southfield

      On Friday 5th May, we welcomed two very special visitors to our school: HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, Helen Nellis, and the High Sheriff of Bedfordshire, Vinod Tailor. The Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire is Her Majesty’s representative within the county, and it is her duty to uphold the dignity of the Crown. During their time with […]

  • Spring Activity Day

    Once again, our pupils showed teamwork and friendship during a whole school activity day. On Friday 31st March 2017 we ended the term with a Spring Activity Day. The whole school from Reception to Year 6 were split into groups of mixed ages and worked with staff to take part in a range of activities […]

  • West Area Partnership News

    Southfield Primary School are very proud to work so closely with the West Area Partnership of schools in Luton. We meet regularly, share good ideas and organise events in order for children across the neighbouring schools to have the opportunity to get to know each other and make new friends. The Deputy Headteachers worked with […]

  • Creepy Crawlies in Year 1

    As part of their work on animals, Year 1 were very brave when they came face to face with a range of animals from Chris’ Animal Encounters. Children met lizards, spiders, snakes and a chinchilla and found out about where they come from and what they like to eat (luckily not children!) The children were […]

  • Celebrating Maths at Southfield

    We love maths at Southfield and have been finding different ways to find out how we can show everyone just how much we love everything mathematical! On 3rd February 2017 we took part in the NSPCC’s Number Day and asked everyone to dress up as something related to maths. We were amazed at the range […]

  • Year 1 and 2 Maths Workshop

    A talented group of children spent the day with children from six other schools from across Luton and Bedfordshire to solve some challenging maths problems on Thursday 26th January. Chantry Primary Academy hosted the event and the children from across our four classes in Key Stage One were accompanied by Miss Hill. Miss Pollard and […]

  • The choir perform at the 02 arena

      On Wednesday 18th January, the Southfield Choir travelled to the O2 arena in London to perform as part of the annual Young Voices event. We left school by coach and practised some of the songs on the way there before spending the afternoon rehearsing with 7,500 other children who were all part of the […]

  • We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

    Our Reception classes had a brilliant time having their own Bear Hunt out on the playground and were delighted when it started to snow so that they could experience a real swirling, whirling snowstorm! At the beginning of the week, Penguin and Puffin class found some footprints on the playground which they investigated and found […]