University of Manchester’s Community Festival

The University of Manchester’s Community Festival is on Saturday 15 June 2019 , 11am- 4pm and we have been asked to share this invitation. Researchers from the University are involved in many, fascinating developments and their Community Festival is an opportunity to get involved and experience some of these projects in an interactive and fun way, whilst finding out all about what they do at the University of Manchester. This family-friendly Festival is free and promises to be a great day of fun for all ages. The Festival will include ­live experiments, interactive demonstrations, musical and dramatic performances, workshops, the chance to meet the staff. There’ll also be free face painting and a climbing...

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Easter Holidays Are Here

Have a restful break over Easter and thanks for your continued support! We return to school on Thursday 25th April and we have a busy term ahead: Look out for our “Living Eggs” which will hopefully be hatching chicks in Year 3 after the holidays! With many competitive sporting events, a visit to Blackpool Zoo for Year 4, a trip to Chester for Year 3, and many other exciting things planned, it promises to be a busy time for...

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Trafford Citizenship Ceremony

Proud Year 6 pupils from Wellfield Junior School joined 16 new UK citizens from around the world, at a welcome ceremony at Sale Town Hall on the 11th September, led by The Mayor of Trafford, Councillor Tom Ross, and attended by the Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of Greater Manchester, Susan Craig JP. In the splendour of the Town Hall, they played their part, reciting a poem by Benjamin Zephaniah called, “The British (serves 60 million)” and joining with the National Anthem. They presented bookmarks they had made and shared what they felt was special about belonging to our country. A proud moment for everyone involved! Read the full report here...

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Welcome to a new term

A warm welcome to everyone at the start of a new academic year at Wellfield Junior School, especially to those of you with children in Year 3 or who are new to the school. All parents are invited to come and “Meet the teacher” informally after school on Wednesday 19th September. There will also be two short presentations, one at 3.45pm which will then be repeated at 4.45pm, during which you will be able to find out about the topics and learning planned for the coming year. Don’t worry if you can’t make it, as the information can be sent out in paper form with your children. There will be an Open Evening jointly with Wellfield Infant and Nursery School on Tuesday 18th September 2018 at 4.00pm, with a tour of the schools starting in the Infants, aimed at prospective parents. Please tell any friends with younger children who may be looking around for schools about this event. Mr Dutton’s Newsletter Sept...

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