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  • Exam best wishes to our Year 11 and Year 13 students

    Published 16/05/22

    Wishing our Year 11 and Year 13 students all the best and lots of success in their exams.

    From everyone at Brookfield :-) 

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  • 'Plant a Tree for the Jubilee'

    Published 11/05/22

    Our lovely new Oak tree is now firmly planted in the grounds of Brookfield Community School which you will see when you next visit, and the images from our 'Plant a Tree for the Jubilee' celebrations on Friday to commemorate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee are now available to view on our website at

    If you would like to 'Plant a Tree for the Jubilee' please visit for details on how you can get involved 🙂

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  • Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations at Brookfield

    Published 03/05/22

    Preparations are well under way for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations at Brookfield on Friday, 6th May.

    In the morning, we are looking forward to welcoming a number of special dignitaries visiting our school for a Tree Planting Ceremony and Tour of Brookfield including, the Vice-Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire, Colonel John Wilson, Deputy Lieutenant & Lead for the Queen's Green Canopy initiative, Brell Ewart, President of the Old Cestrefeldians' Society, John Drabble and Trustee of the Old Cestrefeldians' Trust, Tony Hine.

    We hope the weather is kind to us so we can continue our celebrations out on the school field with a Queen's Platinum Jubilee Picnic for students and staff from 2-3pm.

    Students will have lunch as normal and then everyone will head to the school field during P5 where everyone will gather for a picnic. Each student will be asked to bring in something yummy to share with their fellow Form students.

    **Please note that Brookfield are celebrating this special event in May due to exams taking place in June**

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  • Learning Support Garden shortlisted by Dobbies!

    Published 25/04/22

    We've had some fantastic news from Dobbies 🙂

    Did you know that Brookfield Community School has a wonderful Learning Support Garden that is used for all kinds of activities to support our students learning, wellbeing and mental health? Our Youth Award Group are making bird boxes to encourage more wildlife into the garden and others have been busy pruning and planting for the summer ahead!

    Our Learning Support Garden, looked after by members of our school community, has recently been shortlisted as one of Dobbies 'Helping Your Community Grow' groups!

    We'd love to win the £500 prize to help give the garden some much needed TLC so we can make the space available to more students wanting a place to enjoy some time out in nature to support their wellbeing during the warmer months.


    All you need to do to cast your vote is complete this short form at

    Remember to select 'Chesterfield' store and then Brookfield Community School Learning Support Garden project.


    Thank you for your support 🙂

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  • Easter Holiday Upcycling Competition

    Published 08/04/22


    British designer and up cycler, Max McMurdo ( has set our students a design challenge to stretch their imagination and creativity over the Easter holidays.

    The challenge is to take an old product at home and upcycle it into something new.

    Deadline date is Monday, 25th May.

    For all the details and some great inspiration, please see the PDF attachment below. 


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  • Finance Apprenticeship Opportunity with Royal Mail

    Published 07/04/22

    Apprenticeship Opportunity for Years 11, 12 & 13 ** Royal Mail in Chesterfield is recruiting for their Finance AAT Apprenticeship Programme. If you are interested in finding out more information and how to apply, please click on the link below. OR, IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO MAY BE INTERESTED, PLEASE SHARE THE LINK WITH THEM 🙂

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  • WIN this Easter Hamper for just £1 per ticket!

    Published 01/04/22



    Do you fancy winning this fabulous Easter hamper full of yummy treats from our BPFA?

    To be in with a chance of winning and supporting the Brookfield PFA, who do great work fundraising for our school, you can purchase your tickets via ParentPay for £1 each.

    The raffle will be drawn on 7th April.

    Good luck! 🐣 🤞

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  • Enjoy an 'Evening of Dance'

    Published 29/03/22


    Some of our Performing Arts students and Technical Crew have been rehearsing for their next performance, an 'Evening of Dance' on Thursday, 31st March at 7pm.

    If you love dance, you won't want to miss this fabulous evening celebrating the excellent work of our Performing Arts students at Brookfield. A Level students will share their examination and assessment work, whilst our extra-curricular clubs will also be fully represented.

    For a chance to see the amazing work of our dance students, you can purchase tickets for £5 each from

    We hope you can join us for a fabulous 'Evening of Dance'.

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  • WIN this fabulous EASTER HAMPER!

    Published 28/03/22


    Would you love to WIN this fabulous EASTER HAMPER full of yummy treats from our BPFA?

    To be in with a chance of winning and supporting the Brookfield PFA, who do great work fundraising for our school, you can purchase your tickets via ParentPay for £1 each.

    The raffle will be drawn on 7th April.

    Good luck! 🐣 🤞

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  • Students audition for Summer Showcase 2022

    Published 25/03/22

    There's always something amazing happening at Brookfield, and last night we had the auditions for our Summer Showcase on 21st July 2022 where singers, dancers, actors and musical students arrived on set with their own piece to perform. They were open to students in all years, and those who are selected will be required to attend rehearsals every Thursday from 3-4pm starting in May.

    We can't wait for those to start in a couple of months when we'll bring you more updates on how rehearsals are progressing but in the meantime, we've added a few images from last night's auditions at

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  • Rose speaks out for Rotary!

    Published 24/03/22

    One of our Year 9 students, Rose entered the Chesterfield Rotary Club Public Speaking competition, open to all Year 9 and 10 students in Chesterfield schools, and yesterday we found out that she has got through to the final stage, taking place on Friday, 1st April. Congratulations Rose! We wish you all the best in the final stage 🤞🙂

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