03 Mar 2016

On World Book Day, children were invited to attend school dressed as their favourite book character and come along to assembly ready to recommend their book to others.  A full range of books was discussed from ‘The Gingerbread Man’ through to ‘Lord of

02 Mar 2016

St David’s Day was celebrated once again with an assembly which included Welsh songs and hymns and a performance of a famous Welsh lullaby, ‘Suo Gân’ by the guitar group.  Homemade daffodils of various design were proudly worn as all Forms demonstrated

10 Feb 2016

Following a trial in Early Years, we have now installed another touchscreen ActivPanel in  Form II. The panels provide a great interactive teaching resource that can be used to support learning in all subjects across the curriculum.

10 Feb 2016

This has been a very hard working half term with revision and exam week for Forms III to VI and preparation for entrance exams for Form VII.

10 Feb 2016

To monitor the effectiveness of our progressive spelling scheme, the children periodically undertake computer-based standardised single word spelling tests provided by GL Assessment

06 Feb 2016

This half-term we held a non-uniform day, cake sale and raffle in aid of UNICEF.

14 Dec 2015

We were delighted to take part, for the second year running, in the Lovelight Concert at St. Asaph Cathedral last week.

03 Dec 2015

This year’s nativity play, ‘Shine, Star, Shine!’ by Niki Davies, told the traditional Christmas story from the perspective of the stars.  The Big Star, played by Willow, was struggling to shine on the all important day when she needed to guide visitors

11 Nov 2015

There was a splendid turnout at St Asaph Cathedral for the Remembrance Day service.  The congregation included many Fairholme parents and children.  After the service, the Bishop led a procession down to the war memorial.  A two minute silence was held

29 Oct 2015

Last week, Forms II and III went on an educational visit to Bodelwyddan Castle. Form II had an informative tour of the castle with the housekeeper, Mrs. Humphreys. This supported their learning in their recent history topic, The Victorians.