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  • 11/06/21

    This week at Bentley...

    With Covid issues much in the news we are still unable to welcome parents back into school or hold events as we would like to. We have however been working really creatively to try and share some of those amazing moments of joy from the school day. Please see the news below, about two ways to see an...
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  • 28/05/21

    This week at Bentley...

    It has been another busy week at school with lots of special curriculum opportunities. Everyone has been working and playing hard from some super instrumental music performances in classes, to interesting topic learning activities. Our Eco Councillors have planted out over 100 sunflowers seedlings t...
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  • 21/05/21

    This week at Bentley...

    What a windy, rainy week it has been. So much so that the Year 4 PTFA have wisely chosen to halt the Cake Sale for this week for fear of everything blowing away! It looks as though the forecast is set to continue so please dig out those hooded raincoats everyone and for children in Year 3 and 4, ple...
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  • 14/05/21

    This week at Bentley...

    It has been another busy week at school and it is now that time of year when the weeks seem to speed up! It has been great to see our pupils really enjoying their learning and today in School Council, the children were full of excitement about our Bentley activities and all summer term topics.
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  • 07/05/21

    This week at Bentley...

    It has been a joy to see the sunshine today and my super Year 6 leaders at Collective Worship all commented on how it ‘made them feel good’. I agree and let’s hope we see more of it this summer term! If you drive to school please read the neighbour’s request below. As a sc...
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  • 30/04/21

    The One Show

    You may have spotted our super school on BBC’s The One Show on Monday 26th April.  The feature, presented by poet and author Benjamin Zephaniah, focussed on how recognising reading difficulties in children at an early age can be vital to their education.  Mr Zephaniah talked of his o...
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  • 30/04/21

    This week at Bentley...

    The British weather is keeping us all on our toes this week and a reminder to ensure that all children have waterproof coats/a packed cagoule in their bag every day! Thank you for all the support and lovely messages about The One Show. We originally signed up for Lexplore because of the unique wa...
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  • 23/04/21

    Welcoming the children back for the summer term...

    Thank you so much for all my birthday wishes. I will treasure the wonderful cards and messages from all the children and everyone made my birthday really special. The staff spoilt me rotten with a special spa voucher (which I hope has the magical powers to turn back the years when I am lucky enough...
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  • 01/04/21

    This week at Bentley

    We have been extremely busy in school preparing for the most important event in our Church School year. Lent reflections were led for our upper Juniors as usual by Yann and Gemma, but by Zoom this year – you can watch it here! We also lucky enough to be sent the brilliant Signposts Easter perf...
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  • 26/03/21

    This week at Bentley...

    There has been a lot of thought and prayer in school this week. As it was a year on from the start of the COVID pandemic we have all been reflecting on the loss of life, both here in the UK and globally. Our children paused in Collective Worship in reflection. Our head boy and head girl have tied a...
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  • 19/03/21

    This week at Bentley...

    As you know we had a film production company on site yesterday. The film is being made for The One show and is likely to go out after the Easter holidays. It was fascinating to watch the team at work and they asked me to pass on a big thank you to the school community for hosting them. Only a tiny n...
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  • 12/03/21

    This week at Bentley...

    It has been absolutely fantastic to welcome all our children back this week. Our classrooms, halls and playgrounds have been filled with the joyful sound of 191 children and we are very pleased so see how brilliantly the children are adapting back into school routines and expectations. Well done eve...
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