School Events Blog

The BIG Breakfast 2022

It was great to see so people tucking into a breakfast cob to celebrate Father’s Day.

Bramley Vale Primary Gallery Open Afternoon 2022

Another amazing collection of work was on show this year. Inspired by a variety of artists both local and international. Our thanks to Governor Gwenda Culkin for not only attending but teaching the technique of wet-felting. 

Great work everyone! Enjoy the video!


Jubilee Celebrations May 2022

What a day of celebration! Feasting, creating, celebrating and of course the costumes and colour! Congratulations Your Majesty, from all at Bramley Vale Primary.

Art Topics are in Full Flow 2022

Children are getting inspired to get creative in class and at home. We look forward to seeing you at our open gallery on Friday 27th May.

Easter Bonnet Eggstravaganza 2022!

What amazing bonnets were on show this year. Thank you children and families for making such a super effort. Have a great Easter Everyone!


A great time had by all with DJ Jones on the decks. Thanks to DJ Craig for letting us use his set up. Games, dancing and good times!

The BIG PLAY ‘Sword in the Stone’

What an amazing afternoon of entertainment. A great performance of the Arthurian Legend – The Sword in the Stone. Children and adults all enjoyed the show. We are going to book again for next year!


Reading is our mission this week and next. We are reading in our Houses (Ault Hucknall, Crooked Spire, Hardwick & Bolsover Castle), in the forest and of course at home.

Mothers Day Singing – 25th March 2022

For all the special people who help out everyday.


Comic Relief 2022

Crazy Hair and None Uniform were the theme of this year’s Comic Relief Fundraiser.

School sold Red Noses to help raise funds. Thank you families for your spirit of generosity, once again!

A riot of Crazy Hair for Comic Relief 2022

Dancing Flowers of Doe Lea – Original Composition

Fifteen children from across school worked with Music in the Round, under the direction of Duncan Chapman, to produce and record original music.

On the evening of Wednesday 16th March the children performed to members of the community, family and friends. Our thanks to Dan Oakley, Rich Fearn and all the professional musicians who made this amazing experience happen. 

Born To Be Brave!

Recorded Live from the Winding Wheel Theatre


Born to be Brave

DT Exhibition Spring 2022

DT Exhibition Feb 2022

Bab’s Babies

Our Guinea pig Bab’s has had 3 little babies, we thought the children may want to see

Matt and the band playing live on Friday

Thanks to Matt, Ptolomy and Will for inspiring us with their musical skills. Matt has space for more children to learn guitar, ukulele or drums.

Matt and Band Pt 1

Matt and his Band Part 2

Caught By Christmas – now available to watch all over again!

What an amazing Christmas Performance – well done everyone!

Caught by Christmas 2021

Reward Trip Enjoyed by all.

Well done all those picked for this half-term’s Values Reward Trip – Resilience!

We enjoyed Encanto at Chesterfield’s Cineworld.

Our First Nativity Performance – enjoy it all over again!

Our First Nativity 2021

X-FACTORY now ready to roll. Dan and Rich completed the final edit over the summer. It is a large file of over 6GB but every second is pure gold. Enjoy!

X-Factory 2021 Production

Bowling Rewards Trip October 2021

Some of our children have been chosen to attend a rewards trip to Chesterfield Bowl.

PRIDE, was the focus this term.

All the children who attended the trip shown pride in all they have achieved this half term at Bramley Vale School.