Monthly Archives: July 2015

Good-Bye and Good Luck Year 6!

This morning Year 6 invited their families into the academy for a special leavers' assembly. The 49 pupils have spent the past two weeks rehearsing songs in preparation for the performance.  'Count on Me ' and 'Aint No Mountain High Enough' were the two tracks chosen by the children. In addition,... Read more…

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We do Like to be Beside the Seaside!

On Tuesday 14th July Year 6 came into the academy dressed in beachwear while carrying buckets, spades and sports equipment ready for their visit to Gorleston beach. Pupils enjoyed a range of activities throughout the day, including: sandcastle building, kwik-cricket and football, with groups of... Read more…

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The BOB Bike Challenge

On Wednesday 8th July OHA took part in the BOB Cycling Festival. Pupils in years 4-6 were invited to bring their bikes to the academy, in order to take part in the bike event. Pupils took part in the hour long sessions on the academy field throughout the day. Pupils had the opportunity to complete... Read more…

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Trousers in Bloom!

OHA's Nursery have once again entered the Great Yarmouth in Bloom recyclable planter competition. Staff  looked at various ideas with the children, before deciding on their overall favourite.  Mrs Friel, Nursery teacher said, "Old trousers and newspapers were the materials used to create... Read more…

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Rhyme Rocket Lands at Herman!

On Monday 6th July, Reception and key stage one children welcomed characters from the exciting series on CBeebies, The Rhyme Rocket. The show provided the children with an opportunity to learn about rhyming words in a fun and engaging way. The actors, 'Professor Poet' and 'First Officer Ditty' ... Read more…

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Be Social Keep Safe!

E-Safety was the topic for discussion today, when PC  Palmer visited pupils in Discoverers and Crusaders. The police officer highlighted the importance of keeping safe whilst online. Pupils were told of the dangers of speaking to strangers while on social media sites and given advice on how much... Read more…

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Terrific Teamwork at Sports Day!

On Thursday 2nd July OHA held their annual Sports Day. During the morning the sun shone for the younger pupils at Herman, when they took part in a variety of races, cheered on by their families. Keystage two children participated in field events which were: long jump, javelin and ball throw,... Read more…

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Star Pupils

Pupils across the academy, whom have shown excellent behaviour and have worked hard all week to earn the Star of the Week award are: Adventurers-The whole class Explorers-The whole class Seekers-Leo Harris Searchers-Eicoe Khin Investigators- Gabby... Read more…

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‘Pirates’ Toddle for Charity

Shiver me timbers! Very small pirates spotted on the field at OHA on Friday 3rd July! Last Friday Nursery children came into the academy in costumes ready to take part in a pirate themed Big Toddle, in aid of Barnardo's. The young pirates made maps to help them find their way around the... Read more…

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Problem Solving for Seniors

Following on from their visit to London last month, Year 5/6 have been working on building their own structures. On the way to the theatre pupils enjoyed a spot of sightseeing, as they travelled through the city. Famous landmarks, such as The Shard, Big Ben and The Tower of London gave the... Read more…

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