Monthly Archives: December 2017

Christmas lunch goes down a treat!

The children have all now enjoyed their delicious Christmas lunch and are now very much looking forward to their parties this... Read more…

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Santa visits the Academy!

Santa has visited the Academy and given each class their Christmas gifts! As usual, the children were overjoyed to see the special visitor. A big thank you to Great Yarmouth Lions for sending him out to us... Read more…

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KS2 Christmas performance!

Today, KS2 pupils performed their traditional Christmas performance to their proud parents and carers. Despite some initial hiccups relating to the venue where the performance was to be held, the children did an absolutely fantastic job. The singing was loud and confident throughout and all those... Read more…

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Arrangements for Friday 15th December 2017

It is Christmas Jumper, Christmas Dinner and party afternoon on Friday 15th December 2017 Children may come dressed in their Christmas jumper and/or party clothing for the day. Children will be having normal break and lunch time outside so please ensure that they have their coat and suitable... Read more…

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Christmas tree is Highly Commended!

We are pleased to announce that the Christmas tree which was designed by our pupils, and is currently on show at Great Yarmouth Minster, received a Highly Commended certificate! Well done... Read more…

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KS1 Nativity is a ‘Miracle in Town’!

Today, the children in Year 1 and 2 performed their fantastic Nativity production not once, but twice! There was a huge turnout of parents and carers, all of whom seemed extremely impressed by the culmination of the children's hard work! A huge thank you to everyone who was able to... Read more…

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Children awarded for perfect attendance!

Today, a large group of children were awarded with badges and certificates to mark their achievement of 100% attendance across the Autumn term. Huge congratulations to them all, and we hope that there will be even more awards given out at the end of the Spring... Read more…

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Christmas themed Nursery story-cafe!

On Thursday 7th December Nursery held a Christmas Story Cafe. They started off reading the story of ' Minikin- The Elf who Saved Christmas'. They then did some Christmassy crafts, including making elf hats, decorating decorations and designing an elf. All the adults and children also enjoyed... Read more…

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Year 5 visit to Norwich Castle!

Last week, Year 5 went on an exciting trip to Norwich Castle  as part of their topic work on Ancient Egypt. The visit really enriched their learning experience and they were able to learn a lot about specific Egyptian customs including mummification and... Read more…

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Emily sews her way to the Golden Book!

This is what enrichment is all about!  Four weeks ago Emily from Year 3 had never done any sewing before. She chose to stitch her baby brother's name and worked out all the letters herself. Emily was able to proudly take her work to the Golden book. Well done Emily, and do keep sharing... Read more…

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EYFS Nativity is an emotional occasion!

Today, the boys and girls in Reception and Nursery performed their Nativity production to their parents and carers. They spoke extremely confidently and sang at the top of their voices. The audience all felt extremely proud and there were even a few happy tears from the crowd. Well done Early... Read more…

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Academy art work displayed in Tree and Crib festival!

Today, we have put our exhibit up as part of the Great Yarmouth Minster Tree and Crib festival. All of the children from Nursery to Year 6 have drawn around their hand and written their wish for the season on the back. Some of the wishes are very poignant and a huge amount of effort has been put... Read more…

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Christmas Fayre raises a small fortune!

A huge thank you to everyone who supported our Christmas Fayre. We raised a staggering £1293 which will all be used to support school... Read more…

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Toys and Tins Update!

A huge and final thank you to everyone for their donations to the Toys and Tins Appeal. This morning, Major Katrina from The Salvation Army came into school in order to collect the donations and to deliver a celebratory assembly thanking the children for their fundraising efforts! She was blown... Read more…

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