Monthly Archives: December 2014

Party Fun for Everyone!

Thursday 18th December was Party Day for all the pupils at OHA!  Children were invited to come into the academy wearing their party clothes ready for a day of fun and games! Traditional party games were played, such as pass the parcel and musical bumps. Pupils in our senior year had forfeits... Read more…

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Santa’s Surprise Visit!

Excitement was in abundance this morning as pupils and staff welcomed a very special visitor. The whole academy gathered on the playground, eagerly awaiting the arrival of Father Christmas. Children were seen jumping up and down and waving excitedly, as the sleigh arrived. Two children from each... Read more…

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Senior Year star in Panto!

Herman Academy took over 280 children to the panto today to see Snow White at the Gorleston Pavilion Theatre. The show was absolutely brilliant and all of the children who attended really enjoyed it. The usual fairytale story and slapstick comedy of the pantomime season were in abundance, the... Read more…

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Seniors put on a Show that’s “Out of This World!”

Pupils in the senior year put on a performance  that was "Out of This World!"" On Tuesday 16th December parents, family and friends were invited to come and see the senior year's Christmas show, which they had been busy rehearsing, in preparation for their two big performances. The play was... Read more…

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Spreading the Jumper Joy!

Friday 12th December was Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day! It was a day when people all over the country were invited to wear their festive jumpers for the day, in order to support the registered children's charity. Pupils and staff at OHA joined in with the festive fun by coming into... Read more…

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*Stars of the Week*

This week's *Stars* who have impressed their teachers with their good work and behaviour are: Discoverers- Jasmine Kemp Voyagers- Lewis Robinson Crusaders- Zaid Shaw Pathfinders- Levi George Investigators- Georgia Martin Seekers- Kelcea Nunley Searchers- Logan Wood Pioneers-... Read more…

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Important information regarding the new rules concerning food allergens

Important information regarding the new rules concerning food allergens from 13 December 2014 From 13 December 2014, all food businesses including early years settings and childminders will need to provide allergen information on the foods they sell or provide. Food allergens pose a significant... Read more…

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Christmas Fayre Brings Festive Fun and Funds!

On Thursday 4th December OHA held their annual Christmas Fayre. Stalls, games, raffles, refreshments and a chance to have a photograph taken with Father Christmas were just some of the activities on offer. Norwich City FC kindly donated a pennant, signed by all their players, which one lucky winner... Read more…

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Results of the Parents’ Evening Survey

You may remember that at the last parents' evening we offered all parents the chance to complete a survey. We are sharing the results of the survey with you and also the actions that we will take based on the responses that you gave. It is always pleasing when you tell us how well we are doing.... Read more…

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Choir Sing Like ‘Angels’ at Christmas Concert!

On Thursday 27th November a group of children, from our keystage one choir, had the opportunity to show off their beautiful singing voices. The children were invited to perform at the Great Yarmouth Schools Music Association Sounds4christmas concert, which was held at Great Yarmouth Minster. The... Read more…

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*Shining Stars*

Children who have 'shone'  this week , with their hardworking attitude and good behaviour are: Discoverers- Tegan Griffin Crusaders-Jordan Beck Voyagers-Billie Stephenson Navigators-Lilly Bennett Pathfinders-Morgan Bell Pioneers-Connor Thompson Searchers- Seekers-Cody... Read more…

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Mind-Blowing Science!

Key stage two pupils enjoyed a Mad Science Day on Thursday 27th November, when they welcomed Boffin Martin to the academy. Dry ice played an important part in the exciting experiments, which took place throughout the day. Pupils enthusiastically answered questions and had the opportunity to make... Read more…

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Eggs-traordinary Elf!

Breaking News! The mystery egg, which was discovered in the EYFS grounds last week finally hatched over the weekend! Children in our nursery were excited to find out that inside their egg was surprisingly... AN ELF!   The Elf , brought along with him a message from Santa, which said that... Read more…

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