Monthly Archives: January 2018

Reflective Snapband Warning

A few weeks ago, we handed out some reflective snapbands to pupils, and it has been brought to our attention that a small number of the reflective snapbands may have become damaged with use. As a precaution, could we ask that any snapbands are returned to the Academy for collection or that you... Read more…

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The Big Race!

This afternoon, KS1 and KS2 pupils took part in the Big Race. The event, organised by Mr Shreeve, was created in order to encourage more in-school sporting opportunities. Everyone who got involved worked extremely hard and we had some fantastic race times. The races from years 1 and 2 were non... Read more…

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Year 3 celebrate Australia Day!

This afternoon, Year 3 pupils took part in a special Australian Day workshop. Parents and carers were invited along to join in with the fun as they celebrated Australia day in style and learnt all about the adventures of Herman Bear. For those of you who do not know, Herman Bear is travelling... Read more…

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Year 1 demonstrate scientific skills!

For Science Week, Year One have been looking at seasonal changes. The children went for a walk in the Gruffalo Woods and described what they could see and hear and how they could tell the season was Winter. They went into the gazebo and made observational drawings of the trees that they saw... Read more…

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Exciting ‘Zero Waste Kitchen Challenge’ opportunity

Within the Academy, we are currently trying to focus on reducing the amount of food waste that we produce. The school council have, today, had a very productive meeting with Martina Glasson who is a Food Waste Reduction Officer. She is working in the community over the next few weeks to offer... Read more…

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Exciting choir opportunity for boys!

An exciting opportunity is being offered to KS2 boys to join a choir which is organised by Norfolk Music Hub. The sessions begin on 23rd January and run between 4.15-5.15pm. They are held at St Mary and St Peter Primary in Gorleston. More information can be found on the attached... Read more…

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Paddington Day activities!

Paddington Day has been an extremely exciting occasion! The children have enjoyed participating in a wide range of relevant activities including tasting marmalade, making sandwiches and learning all about Peru. All classes were very lucky to attend a special Paddington talk which was delivered... Read more…

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Paddington Day!

A huge well done to our pupils (and their families) for the excellent effort they have put into costumes for today's Paddington Day. We will be taking more photos throughout the day as the children make marmalade sandwiches and complete other... Read more…

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KS1 and KS2 SATs paper links

Following several requests at the parent SAT meetings yesterday, we are providing the links to all  the 2017 SAT papers for both KS1 and KS2. All of the relevant information can be found below.   KS2: Reading... Read more…

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Used Uniform Sale- 16th January

On Tuesday 16th January at 8.30am we are holding a Used-Uniform Sale in the Hall. Items that we have available include KS1/KS2 jumpers, skirts, trousers and a range of other items. All items are available free or for a small donation. We hope to see lots of you there and to find a good home for all... Read more…

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Special Paddington themed lunch!

On Thursday 18th January, the kitchen staff are offering a special lunch themed around Paddington bear. The full menu can be found... Read more…

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