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Remembrance Poetry Competition

As part of this year’s Remembrance activities the whole school was invited by Miss Barrand, our History Coordinator, to enter a poetry competition. We have all been highly impressed with the quality of emotive and powerful poetry that the children have composed. As a... read more

5RM’s Work of Art Class Assembly

Our assembly this morning was all about Vincent Van Gogh and his famous ‘Sunflowers’ painting. Our class retold the story and we added a couple of songs for good measure! The second half of our assembly was interrupted with breaking news of a dragon attack at WJS... read more

Year 6 Trio Raise Money for Macmillan Cancer Support

I could not be prouder of this lovely trio of Year 6 pupils (and their very supportive parents!) The girls used their initiative to write letters to local supermarkets requesting ingredient donations, baked a spread of sweet treats to rival the Great British Bake Off... read more

Rocket Competition Results

Throughout the week, an impressive number of creative rockets have landed on the WJS site and we have been dazzled by the efforts and originality of the designs. Thank you and well done to all of the children who entered this year’s competition.... read more

Westfields Junior School Council 2018

From this morning’s assembly I am delighted to inform you that our new School Councillors, following a democratic election process (which involved an impressive 188 candidates!) have all been appointed. It was wonderful to see the efforts individuals had gone to in... read more

Harvest Collection 2018

We all thoroughly enjoyed our fantastic Buddy Harvest Festival on Wednesday morning. During which the children shared poems, songs, art work, facts and statistics led by a group of narrators from every class. We also took the opportunity to sing together as a whole... read more

Race For Life

This afternoon the whole school came together to blow away some cobwebs with our sponsored run/jog in aid of Cancer Research. Following a muscle stretching warm up led by Miss Porter the children raced off around the field and their efforts were rewarded with a medal.... read more


  South East Water have carried out a temporary fix so we are intending to open as usual tomorrow (Tuesday 16th October). If circumstances change we will notify you as soon as... read more

Year 6 – World War II Creative Day!

Today Year 6 have been enjoying a World War II Creative Day to experience what life was like during this difficult time of conflict.  To set the scene, we all dressed up as a variety of people from during the war including: land girls, officers, evacuees and so... read more

Year 4 Ancient Greek Creative Day

Year 4 has enjoyed a wonderful day exploring the ancient culture of Greece. The children have had the opportunity to create traditional dishes such as: spanakopita, tzatziki, and pitta breads. They have also enjoyed discovering fascinating facts about the Greek gods... read more

Reading Matters Week 2018

Reading Matters Week has been an amazing event because every class have had the chance to share and enjoy different activities linked to one of Roald Dahl’s books.  We have celebrated the importance of reading and have been reminded that reading is a very... read more

Year 6 Performance – ‘Alice The Musical’

For just over a month, the Year 6 children and staff have been busily preparing for our performance of Alice the Musical. After some tough auditions, the cast was set and rehearsals began. Each teacher has taken groups to practise their various roles and Miss Barrand... read more