Birchfield Primary School

Birchfield Avenue, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS27 7HU


Welcome to Seahorse Class

The following staff work in Seahorse Class:

Mrs Sowden, Miss Kitchen, Miss Makin, Miss Dolby


National Offer Day for Reception places for September 2020 is Thursday 16th April 2020.

If you have applied online offers will be emailed from 8am onwards and will contain all the information and links you need for anything you need to do next. If your offer is coming by post please allow up to 7 days for this to arrive from 16th April. 

School is currently closed so to confirm your place or if you have any questions regarding your place please email

More information can be found at:


Dates for your diary

Autumn 2:

This is your bible for upcoming events!

(Stay and Read will begin week beginning 11th November)

Wednesday 13th November 2019 – Open Evening for Reception Starters @ 6pm.

Wednesday 20th November 2019 – Bedtime Story @ 5-6pm.

Wednesday 27th November 2019 – Christingle @ 10.30am and 2.15pm.

Saturday 30th November 2019 – Christmas Fair @ 11am – 1pm.

Wednesday 4th December 2019 – Elf day

Wednesday 11th December 2019 – EYFS Christmas Performance @ 10.15am and 2.15pm

Friday 20th December 2019 – Break up


Nursery Opening Times


Monday - 8:45 - 15:00

Tuesday - 8:45 - 15:00

Wednesday -8:45 - 11:15



Wednesday: 12:30 - 15:00

Thursday: 8:45 - 15:00

Friday: 8:45 - 15:00


 Seahorse Class information

Book Bees - Children can change their Book Bee as often as they like. The Bee box is located to the right of the entrance.


Donation - Don't forget to donate 50p in our monster tub on top of the trays in the entrance as this helps towards buying materials such as play dough.

Playdough recipe:

2 cups of plain flour

1 cup of salt

Tablespoon of Cream of tartar

Splash of veg oil

2 cups of cold water

Food colouring

Whisk all ingredients together.

Place in microwave for 5 minutes then stir.

Place back in microwave for further 5 minutes, empty from bowl, leave to cool and kneed well.