Firside Junior School is a co-educational school for children from 7 to 11 years old. It is the popular and natural school of choice within Hellesdon and attracts many pupils from a wider area.
We offer a stimulating environment for learning, where every child can thrive and do well. We believe that every child deserves the best education possible and we aim to provide just that. We set out to give children a sense of purpose, encourage their confidence and to enjoy learning. Children are happy and do well at Firside.
Well done for all your hard work Year 11. So lovely to read about some of our former FJS pupils in the article too13 Aug 2021
If you haven't already heard, Dippy is in Norwich! First displayed in 1905, Dippy has been on a three year tour since being dismantled and removed from the Natural History Museum in London in 2017. Get up close to all 21.3 metres of Dippy in Norwich Cathedral until 30th October. Have you visited? We'd love to see your pictures! https://www.nhm.ac.uk/take-part/dippy-on-tour.html02 Aug 2021
This looks like great fun!30 Jul 2021
Earlier this month Paper Balloon Theatre Company, Norwich Puppet Theatre and Friend in Deed delivered an online workshop in 5WD. The children worked with local care home residents to create some wacky and wonderful new stories. The ideas created by the children and residents will go on to feature in episode 1 of brand-new family podcast 'The Great Paper Balloon Radio Show'. Episode 1 of the podcast will be launched today at 6:30pm! To find out more about the premiere and to tune in please visit www.puppettheatre.co.uk For more information about the podcast please visit http://www.paperballoon.org.uk/.30 Jul 2021
Great to see some of our pupils in action! Well done if you took part today25 Jul 2021