13. February 2018 · Comments Off on CABERET NIGHT – Friday 23rd March from 6pm · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham

Class 4/5 proudly present C A B E R E T   N I G H T

Friday 23rd March from 6 pm in the school hall

Fundraising for our upcoming class trip to the Eden Project in Cornwall


Do you have a song to sing, a dance to dance, an instrument to play, a poem to read, a joke to tell, or a remote-control helicopter to fly?  

Whatever your talent or interest, we would be so appreciative if you could share it with us on this night. 

ALL current and previous pupils and parents, and their friends and families, are invited to take part.

Don’t by shy! You can be guaranteed a supportive audience…

Contact karen.clingan@btinternet.com to let us know what kind of act you would like to share with us and approximately how long this will take.

Please come along on the night to have fun and support our talented and creative community.

Pay entry on the door – whatever you are able to donate J.

All performers will gain free entrance.

Friends, families, etc, all welcome.

Refreshments will be available.


13. February 2018 · Comments Off on Mandala painting day at the Iona school – March 2018 · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, Steiner education


05. February 2018 · Comments Off on Spring Forest School on Iona School’s Land-starting soon! · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Forest School, Independent schools Nottingham, The Land at Iona School

Dear parents and friends of Iona,

Please see below details of Spring opportunities for Forest School on the land at Iona School.

Please note that sessions for 5-7 year olds will now be on Monday evenings instead of Tuesdays. These will be run by Nicola Dixon and myself.  Sessions for 8-11 year olds will continue to be on Thursday evenings, run by Raquel Ezccurra and myself.

Spring Forest school poster 2018

These sessions are open to all, including those outside the school. If you or your child has a friend who may be interested please spread the word.


We have introduced a few concessionary places at 25% discount for those on a low income. Please enquire for more details. We also offer a 25% sibling discount.


Please contact me for bookings or further information. Booking deadline Friday 16th February. 


Best wishes



Lauren Kinnersley

Into the Wild Wood

0787 1545312


“Helping children learn in nature”



04. December 2017 · Comments Off on Iona School’s Advent Fayre raises a fantastic £6,497.43! · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham, Iona School Advent Fayre, Steiner education
The Advent Fayre raised a smashing £6,497.43 on Saturday!
THANK YOU to everyone involved in making it happen, so many people commented on the lovely atmosphere and seasonal cheer felt on the day.
19. June 2017 · Comments Off on St John’s Fire Festival & Fayre – Friday 23rd June from 4pm – families welcome · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Festivals, Fundraising at Iona School, Independent schools Nottingham, Junior schools nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, The Land at Iona School

16. May 2017 · Comments Off on Iona School at ThinkNotts event in Nottingham · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham, Primary schools Nottingham, Steiner education

24. April 2017 · Comments Off on Creative wood craft courses for adults and families at Iona School’s Learning Land · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham, Nature, The Learning Land Project, Woodwork

03. February 2017 · Comments Off on Job vacancy: Parent and Toddler Group Leader Vacancy · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Independent schools Nottingham, Parent Toddler Group, Play, Steiner education, Vacancies

Parent  and Toddler Group Leader Vacancy

We are looking for an efficient and enthusiastic Parent Toddler Group Leader.

You will be working directly with parents and children supporting them in their journey and will be representing the school and its ingrained ethos.

You will be capable of promoting Steiner education and ethos in the best possible way and be happy to undertake further training in your role.

We would like you to have experience in Steiner education and childcare or at least a great openness to learn. You will need to be capable and organised, used to carrying out basic administration techniques, adhering to company policies and be able to show flexibility and proactivity in your role.

The group runs each Tuesday and Wednesday during term time (37 weeks a year) and is open from 9.00am-11.45am. We may over the next few years increase these days dependant on demand.

The Iona School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Any offers of employment will be subject to two good employers’ references and a clean enhanced DBS check.

For an application form and job description/person specification please email fiona@theionaschool.org.uk

Closing date 20th February 2017

12. January 2017 · Comments Off on Needle felt workshop at Iona School Saturday 25th February · Categories: Family events Nottingham, Iona School Alumni, Junior schools nottingham