Brentside Primary Academy

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School Events

Winter Events



Venue and details

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NSPCC assemblies

Week of 30th November

A letter has been sent providing further details about the assemblies, which will take place in each year group’s normal assembly slot

Religious Education Week

Week of 30th November

Pupils across the school will be learning about different religious festivals and creating a book to be placed in our school library.

Freshwater Theatre – Festive fun

Wednesday 2nd December

Following on from the workshops enjoyed by Reception and KS1, Nursery will be having a workshop based on stories for the festive season.

Whole school assessment week

Week of 7th December

Pupils across the school will take part in their end of term assessments.

Prime VR workshop

Tuesday 8th – Wednesday 9th December

Pupils across KS2 (Y3-Y6) will be taking part in a workshop linked to their class topics. Virtual Reality technology will transport them to somewhere in a different time or place.

Christmas dinner week/Christmas jumper week

Tuesday 8th December – Thursday 10th December

Pupils will have the opportunity to have a traditional Christmas dinner served by Harrison Catering (see letter). They will eat in the hall in their year group bubbles with decorations and music to celebrate. On the day that they have their dinner, children can wear a Christmas jumper and donate £1, which will be donated to Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day appeal


Tuesday 8th December- Year 3 & Year 6

Wednesday 9th December- Year 1 & Year 4

Thursday 10th December- Reception, Year 2, & Year 5

Winter productions-

Videos to be sent to you

Monday 7th December-

Friday 11th December

During this week a short production involving your child will be videoed and sent out to you via School Ping. Please ensure that you have downloaded the app.

End of term celebration

Thursday 17th December

Children will have an end of term film afternoon with popcorn provided by the school.

End of term

Friday 18th December


School will finish at the normal Friday timings to keep in line with our staggered finish times.

School raffle for BPA School Improvement Fund

Tickets will be on sale week of 7th-11th December

Themed hampers will be raffled off to raise money for the school. Tickets will be available to buy from staff in the playground, with the raffle drawn on Monday 14th December.

Winter Collection for Ealing Food Bank

Tuesday 15th December

Please find below a list of products the food bank currently requires:

  • UHT (long life) Whole milk
  • Savoury biscuits & crackers
  • Long life fruit juice/Squash
  • Ready-made custard (tins or cartons)
  • Instant coffee & Tea bags
  • Peanut butter & Jam
  • Shower gel / Shampoo / Hand wash
  • Feminine hygiene products (towels/pads only, not tampons)
  • Laundry products (powder, liquid, tablets

Please bring donated items in to school on Tuesday 15th December only. We will ask you to load donations immediately onto the school minibus to minimise contact, and these will then be delivered to Ealing Food Bank the following day.