Year 5 boys football:

The tournament will now take place on Thursday 21st March, please see latest news for info.

Year 3 and 4:

Bikeability courses Weds 20th Mar – please remember helmets!

Comic Relief:

We have raised a total of £334.70. Well done Elstow!

Parent Forum:

26th March – 9am meeting has been cancelled. We will still have the 6pm meeting. Please come along.

Please Note:

There is a Bedford Borough camera monitoring parking on the yellow zig-zag lines. Stay safe.


General Letters

Letters specific to Year groups can be found on the Year group’s page.

There are always copies of any letters sent out in the school office if you need one.

Spectrum Support

Find upcoming dates for FACES’ ASD/ADHD parent to parent support group, Spectrum Support, below.

Spectrum Support flyer

Science Week

British Science Week begins on Friday 8th March. Celebrate the week with a variety of free activities and demonstrations at The Higgins Bedford. All of the activities are free however some of them will need booking. Use the following link to find out more:

Momo Challenge

We have been approached by some parents who have read and are worried about the ‘Momo Challenge’. The following is the latest information we could find about this challenge along with some advice on keeping your children safe when online.

Momo Challenge information for parents


Holiday Club

Fun 4 Young people Holiday Club coming up in Easter:

8th April – 11th April
Kempston Challenger Academy
Free Bursary Places available or £35 per child.
Activities include dance, drama, sport, art, reading and more.

Book in online or find out more by going to

Summer term After School clubs will start again after the Easter holidays and can be found on the same link.

Please find the criteria for the free Bursary places below.

Free Bursary Criteria