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Year 1 visit to Plas Derw Forest School



Year 1 visit to Plas Derw Forest School

Children from The Firs School, Chester enjoyed a day out to Plas Derw Forest School.

Plas Derw

The children visited Plas Derw at the Northop forest school campus. The children arrived prepared wearing rain coats …

Year 4 Pilgrims at Chester Cathedral



Year 4 Pilgrims at Chester Cathedral

Children from The Firs visited Chester Cathedral to participate in a pilgrim day.

Year 4 children were fortunate enough to spend the day as pilgrims at Chester Cathedral and participate in a range of exciting activities. The children spent the …

My Happy Mind Programme Introduced



My Happy Mind Programme Introduced

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We are delighted to have introduced the My Happy Mind programme to The Firs this September. This is a fun, interactive programme designed to give children positive mental well being habits. Each week …

Field Study at Talacre Beach for Year One



Field Study at Talacre Beach for Year One

On 5th June, Year 1 braved the great British weather and visited Talacre Beach, North Wales for a trip to the field study centre. With miles of golden sand backed by world …

Romans for a day



Romans for a day

On Tuesday 6th June, Year 3 set off in rather inclement weather to spend the day at the Grosvenor museum to learn more about life in Roman Chester. The children learnt that in

Ex-Firs Pupil Mr Tim Gallagher revisits school



Ex-Firs Pupil Mr Tim Gallagher revisits school

Mr Gallagher

On Monday, 22nd May, Chester Conservative candidate Mr Tim Gallagher visited Junior pupils at The Firs School. As an old pupil of The Firs, Mr Gallagher enjoyed a tour of the school lead …

Firs Pupils do their bit for the Environment



Firs Pupils do their bit for the Environment

Terrific Scientific Tree Survey

During our Extra! Extra! sessions on Fridays, the Terrific Scientific group, (formerly known as Super Science), have been taking part in a survey set up by the BBC,

London Ballet Company Visit the School



London Ballet Company Visit the School

Ballet

What a privilege we had earlier this week as The London Ballet Company came to run a workshop with our Year 4 children. The workshop was arranged as a conclusion to their dance and …