Our Latest News and Newsletters

We love sharing news and images with you about our special #MendipMoments, below are our downloadable newsletters which give an overview of each class’s activities for the term and a general update of the whole school.

For our latest news please take a look at the maroon slider boxes below the newsletters.

March 2024

Family Information News letter

Feb 2023 

Family Information News letter

Oct 2022

We are happy to share that we have received a share of £25,000 from the Radstock Co-operative society. massive thanks to them.

April 2022

Last term some of our pupils were filmed whilst taking part in an online safety activity. They were then filmed 1:1 expressing their views and advice on keeping safe online.

The videos can be seen here https://saferinternet.org.uk/send

We’re very proud of the way they handled the day and the views they were able to express to camera.


Christmas Newsletter

Easter Newsletter

Summer Newsletter


Christmas Newsletter

Summer newsletter

IMPORTANT – Change of date for June 3rd Inset Day

Please note that the INSET day on Friday 3rd June has been changed to Friday 28th June. This is due to a number of clashes in the diary on that day.  

Latest Family Newsletter March 2024

The latest Family Information Newsletter is now available in a new, online format. Click here to take a look - Family Information Newsletter March 2024 It is also available via our Latest News and Newsletters web page along with previous newsletters.


Transitioning to a new class is a particularly significant change for children. We start transition planning this term, Term 5. Parents, guardians and staff will be liaised with shortly as the next placements are considered. Transition activities will be starting in...

The Greenfield Cafe New Catering Services

The Greenfield Cafe is our community café that is part of the Mendip School. We serve great, freshly cooked food and help the pupils in our school to become independent and build vocational skills. The Greenfield Cafe is now offering a new catering service to local...

Fishing for Schools Fundraiser

Support ‘Fishing for Schools’ at Tesco Shepton Mallet! We’re thrilled to announce that the charity, ‘Fishing for Schools’, has been chosen for the #TescoStrongerStarts program. This opportunity can lead to a significant positive impact on our school and students....

DKA Anniversary

The architects that designed our school are celebrating their 30th anniversary and are featuring the Mendip School as one of their 30 showcase pieces. ‘A Calm Environment That Takes The Stress Out of Learning. Completed in 2016, The Mendip Free School was a brand-new...