Headteacher’s welcome page


Welcome to Southfield Primary School

Over 100 years ago, in 1906 Southfield school first opened its doors to pupils from Chiswick and the local area. Since then it has evolved to become the happy, friendly and thriving place to learn that it is today. The Edwardian building on Southfield Road, Bedford Park offers a glimpse into the style of education offered at the turn of the last century with three separate entrances for Infants, Junior Boys and Junior Girls. Today the school is home to more than 520 children and reflects the diversity of our local community.

For every child, we aim to provide a happy, nurturing community which inspires them to learn and to be their best.

 
At Southfield we value:

Respect

Optimism

Honesty

Inclusivity

Fairness

Perseverance

Our SIP priorities for 2017-2018 are:

•to further embed the school’s vision and values by widening the curriculum through better teaching of British Values and the PSHE curriculum;
•to improve reading outcomes by developing the teaching and learning of reading skills across the school;
•to improve writing outcomes by ensuring better coverage of writing skills and applying them across the curriculum;
•to develop maths teaching and learning through consistency of practice, even better curriculum coverage and more use of practical apparatus;
•to close the attainment gap for specific underachieving groups – disadvantaged, White British disadvantaged, Somali, English as an Additional Language and SEND, through developing interventions, parental/carer involvement and robust assessment.

Our website demonstrates the many ways in which we enjoy learning and answers most questions parents have about our school. If you don’t find the information you’re looking for on our site please contact us directly.

April 10, 2017

The School Journey - Southfield Primary School through the years.

The year 5 children will have recently received their invitation to PGL in November 2017.  The School Journey is a highlight for year 6s and our pupils have enjoyed their [...]

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April 10, 2017

The Big Pedal competition- super cycling at Southfield.

There are 603 schools across the country doing the challenge. We are currently 73rd overall. We are second in Ealing with onlyWest Acton Primary ahead of us. But the great [...]

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March 15, 2017

We had a book-tastic week

The School enjoyed a great Book Week with lots of activities. The author Abie Longstaff came in and talked to the children about how to write a book; Hogoblin Theatre [...]

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March 15, 2017

Cycling at Southfield Primary School - look no stabilisers!

We are doing lots to encourage children (and adults) to cycle , scooter or walk to school. This week lots of the younger children learnt to ride without stabilisers. It [...]

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November 4, 2016

Young Southfield Artists (YSAs) make a splash in the Reception classrooms.

Being creative and collaborating  Reception have been artists this week. They have been inspired by Jackson Pollock. Have a look at their splatter paintings. They are showing how creative they [...]

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August 15, 2016

Back to School

We would like to remind parents that children return to school on Wednesday 7th September at 8:55am. Children in Nursery and Reception will have been informed separately of their start [...]

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July 11, 2016

Chiswick Football Success

Some of our children are in the local Chiswick Football Club. They recently had a great success by winning a local tournament. Well done to all of them. Below are [...]

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July 11, 2016

Music galore

What a lot of music we are having at the moment. Today we had a joint Choir and Orchestra concert. We listened to music ranging from a song from Shakespeare’s [...]

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July 5, 2016

Sports Day

We will have two sports mornings on the dates below and parents and carers are invited to join us. We will be doing the carousel of activities normally done in [...]

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July 5, 2016

5R – There’s a boy in the girls’ bathroom

All of Year 5 has been reading the Louis Sachar book There’s a boy in the girls’ bathroom. As part of their work the children’s homework was to design a [...]

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Current House Points Totals:


  • Chiswick 3397
  • Gunnersbury 3366
  • Hogarth 3357
  • Kew 3332

Congratulations to Chiswick for being in the lead this week – only a few weeks to go.

The Sunflower Fund


We aim for Southfield to provide a happy, nurturing community which inspires children to learn and to be their best. To do this there are two main areas we would like to improve: the quality of the learning materials that are on offer to our children and the environment in which they learn. The funds we have can take us so far, but we believe if we could generate additional financial support it could benefit the school significantly.

After discussion between the Governing Body and our Headteacher, The School agreed this is an opportunity we would like to try. Therefore, to help achieve this we are asking for your support in making a voluntary financial contribution to a new ‘Sunflower Fund’.

If you would like to support the ‘Sunflower Fund’ you can do so by logging into your ParentMail account and going to the “payments” area where you will find an option to pay in installments of £5, or more if you choose (see box titled custom installment), or a one off payment of £60 per year.

Alternatively, you can set up a standing order with your bank. Please pay to the school account using reference “Sunflower”.
(Southfield Primary School, NatWest Bank Ealing, Sort code: 60-07-10, Account: 03715566).

We will also gladly accept cheques handed in at the front office.

The Governors propose reporting back to you each term on the funds that have been generated and how they have been spent.

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