We would like to extend a warm welcome to all of the service families joining our school. We are happy to support in any way we can. Due to the transient nature of service families, we are very experienced at helping new children settle into our school.
Please use this link to view the government site for information regarding our Service Pupil premium
Forces Fun Club
Due to COVID restrictions preventing us from mixing bubbles, we are unable to run our Services club at the moment. We hope to resume running the club as soon as we are allowed. However, our lovely ELSA, Miss Mates, is on hand to offer support at lunchtimes and two afternoons a week should it be needed.
Mrs Evans and Miss Mates run the Forces Fun Club (FFC) at Winterslow School.
The FFC is a fun club that meets every Wednesday. With the help of Miss Mates plasn fun activities for any children who have (or have had) experience of our parents in the armed forces. The club gives children the chance to talk to other children who have had similar experiences, so they can share their feelings and talk to someone who understands. Mrs Evans has also had experience with a member of the family in the forces, and Miss Mates is trained in emotional literacy support.
Forces Fun club is a 'drop in' club, so each week, children can choose to come or not. These are some of the activities that we have done together:
If you have (or have experienced) a parent in the armed forces then we would love you to join our club. Come and join in the fun!