‘You have remodelled the library innovatively. The space is well-resourced and inviting. Pupils are keen to spend time there and this has been one aspect of improving reading….. There is a tangible and infectious love of books within the school’.
Ofsted, February 2018
FREE School Library Craft Activity Sessions - Thursdays after School
These are suspended during the COVID crisis - we hope to re-start them soon!
Please feel free to come and join us in the School Library with your child after school each Thursday until 4 pm for a staff-lead story and craft activity.
The School Library is also open on Tuesdays after school until 4 pm for parents to share reading time with their children. Happy Reading!
The School Library
Fynamore School has a wonderful library. We refurbished the library two years ago, and it now has beautiful themed areas for quiet reading and group work. You can see photographs of the new library lower on this page.
We have thousands of educational and reference books, as well as an extensive collection of foreign literature. The library not only offers a place to read, but also acts as a classroom area where children can work independently or in small groups.
Children are expected to read every night and parents are asked to record their child's reading in their reading diaries. As children progress, their teacher will issue them with a new
The following list provides the progression your child/ren will follow as they make their way up the reading ladder, through the colour-coded books:
Further details of the reading scheme and the teaching of reading and writing at Fynamore can be found on the Literacy Curriculum page here.
Monday to Friday:
During breaks and
Between 2 pm and 4 pm
Text Absence Line:
Please start the message with FYN and include your child’s name and reason for absence.
Friday, 18 December 2020:
Weekly Cup Winners:
Termly Cup Winners:
Recent Events in School
Click here for details and photos.
Wed 6 Jan: School open only for Vulnerable/Keyworker children (if place allocated)
Thu 4 Mar: World Book Day
Mon 8 Mar: School re-opens for all children
Click here for more events.
School telephone number:
School Road, Calne,
Wiltshire, SN11 9UG
If you would like a paper copy of anything on this website, please contact us using the above details or via the Contact Us page.