We are proud to feature in the Good Schools Guide, which gives an independent review of schools and is regarded as the 'go-to' guide for families researching and choosing schools. “Hidden away in the side streets of Horsforth, a small school with big ambitions. Parents impressed by the ‘truly holistic ethos’, having an ‘amazing impact’ Read MoreRead more →
Award Winning Chef, Matthew Brown, Revolutionises The Froebelian School Menu From Field to Froebelian We are delighted to welcome award winning Chef Matthew Brown to the Froebelian Family. For nearly three decades ‘Chef Matty’ has been creating incredible menus in both the commercial and educational sector of hospitality. So, when Headteacher, Mrs Coulson asked Read MoreRead more →
Froebelian School Pupils are Top TT Rockstars in Yorkshire! Children at The Froebelian School Horsforth took part in the England Rocks Times Tables Competition on Times Tables Rock Stars last week, finishing top in Yorkshire and 98th in the country out of 4,355 competing schools. Best performing class in Yorkshire went to Froebelian's Form II Read MoreRead more →
We are delighted to be supporting the Leeds Homeless Christmas Shoebox Appeal once again this year, who provide Christmas gift boxes to those less fortunate in Leeds. Last year, with your support, we were able to provide over 60 people in need people with essential items. Shoeboxes can be brought into your child’s classroom between Read MoreRead more →
The 10- and 11-year-olds in Form IV (Year 6) took on The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge walking Ingleborough, Whernside and Penyghent over three days – a total of 24 miles, uphill and down dale. During the challenge, the children stayed in basic accommodation in Ingleton, where they were responsible for a range of domestic duties, including Read MoreRead more →
"We attended a Froebelian open day recently and were blown away by the confidence, warmth and attentiveness of the staff and pupils we met." Come along to Open Doors between 9.30 and 11am on Friday 24 November 2023. Experience a morning at Froebelian and what makes our uniquely happy atmosphere. Meet pupils, staff and the Read MoreRead more →
You may be aware that we embark on the FIVe Steps Challenge for children in Form IV (Year 6). This is a personal development programme which encompasses a range of challenges: physical, mental, creative, citizenship and life skills. This October the children in Form IV will begin with their Physical Challenge by embarking on The Three Peaks Challenge 2023, Read MoreRead more →
It was a delight to welcome award winning film director and producer, Tom Child from Manchild Films, into school in June to spend a week filming with us. Not only did he capture some incredible footage to produce a series of films and photographs, but he also won the staff and children's hearts (current and Read MoreRead more →
We would love to show you around our school. Come along and meet our children and discover our hidden forest and secret treehouse. Visit us on Saturday 30 September 2023 between 10am and 1pm and find out what gives Froebelian such a uniquely happy atmosphere. email: firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place Attending our Open Day on Read MoreRead more →
At Froebelian we make music an enjoyable learning experience and encourage all children to participate in a variety of musical experiences. Each and every child is celebrated throughout the year in performances such as the Spring Festival and our highly anticipated shows at Yeadon Town Hall, as well as having the chance to join the Read MoreRead more →
"As a parent I feel listened to, the communication from school is excellent." A Form IV (Year 6) parent
"We knew from our first visit to the school that it was perfect. Every day our instincts are justified, as we watch our little girl blossom into a confident, delightful and happy little person."
"I’m always amazed by how kind and courteous the children are." A visitor to school
“A lovely, friendly, warm school with very high standards in every area.” A Parent“The teachers have a real passion for teaching and are very dedicated.” A parent“I have two, quite different children and Froebelian has brought out the very best in both of them.” A parent“Our primary reason for writing to you was to express our sincere gratitude to The Froebelian School for truly giving ‘a flying start to the citizens of tomorrow’.” A Parent “There is an excellent approach by all the staff to enable each child to reach their full potential, which in turn creates a wonderfully happy learning environment.” A parent“As each year passed, and we saw both children growing in confidence and happiness, we realised that we had been fortunate enough to get them into a very, very special school” A parent
The Froebelian Flyers
Froebelian Flyers are pupils nominated each week by teachers, who they believe have best met the characteristics of one of the flyers.