The Church’s links with local schools
Fakenham Infant and Nursery School has strong links with the Church and hold their annual Harvest Service in Church. Clergy visit the school each term for assemblies and are invited to school occasions. H.E.L.P.S. the Parent Teacher organization has free advertising in the Fakenham Beacon and always has a tree at the annual Christmas Tree Festival. Clergy attend fund raising events at the school.
Various classes will visit the Church and undertake activities in St Peter’s Garden during the year to learn more about the Church, and members of the Ministry Team are always there to welcome them.
Fakenham Junior School is a large school with very friendly links with the local Church and clergy take assemblies each term. During the year classes will visit the Church as part of the school curriculum and along with all the school the Junior School takes part in the annual Schools’ Music Festival which takes place in the Parish Church.
Fakenham High School. Every term the clergy visit the School for an assembly and also attend RE Classes to meet every student in a particular year. In addition Fakenham High School advertises events in the Fakenham Beacon and there is a close friendship between the Church and the Friends of the School.
Fakenham College takes part in the annual Schools’ Music Festival as well as the annual Christmas Tree festival. Students use the church as part of their photography course.