Monthly Archives: March 2018

Spring 2018 Principal’s Newsletter

We are excited to bring you the Spring term edition of the Principal's Newsletter which includes an outline of all the exciting events at Herman Academy since January 2018. The newsletter is provided in PDF format for you to enjoy. A limited number of paper copies are available from the academy... Read more…

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These pupils give 100%!

A huge congratulations to these pupils who have achieved an incredible 100% attendance over the Spring term! This means they have arrived at the Academy ready to learn every single day. What an excellent... Read more…

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Year 6 create an artistic masterpiece!

Over the past few weeks, a group of Year 6 girls have been working on a huge artistic masterpiece during Enrichment time. They based their work upon that of the artist Henry Rousseau, the famous French post-impressionist painter. They mostly drew inspiration from his painting 'Surprised' which... Read more…

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Enrichment Club Sign-up

Please use the form below to request a space in our Enrichment Clubs for the first half of the Summer Term. We will confirm spaces on Thursday 29th. All clubs will start from Monday 16th... Read more…

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Congratulations Miss White!

Ormiston Herman Academy, part of Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT), is celebrating the success of teaching assistant, Samantha White, at this year’s OAT Annual Awards.  Samantha, won the ‘Enrichment Champion’ Award, which was sponsored by parent body Ormiston Trust, after hundreds of... Read more…

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Year 1 Science Week

Seekers class became teachers as part of science week! The children learnt lots of interesting facts about some animals including whether they were a herbivore, omnivore or carnivore. They then took part in a range activities including sorting toy animals into the three categories and making them... Read more…

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Year 1 are reading superstars!

Year 1 pupils have been challenge to learn ALL the Year 1 common exception words and lots of children are well on their way to achieving this. Ellie, Aimee, Seth and Sienna already know their Year 1 words and can also read at least 15 of the Year 2 common exception words. A huge well done to these... Read more…

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Year 1 Wroxham Barns visit!

Year 1 visited Wroxham Barns on Monday 12th March. They learnt about various farm animals, held 2 week old chicks, guinea pigs and feed 6 week old lambs. They saw 14 piglets who were born on 21st February. It was a fantastic, yet very muddy... Read more…

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Premier Sport Cross Country

This morning, a group of children went to Ormiston Venture to participate in a Premier Sport Cross Country event. All of the children represented the academy fantastically and overall, we even managed to come 3rd out of 7 schools! A huge well done to everyone who was... Read more…

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Norfolk School Games Cross Country

A huge well done to the 5 pupils who attended the Norfolk School Games Cross Country event today at Holkham. All the pupils ran really well on what was an extremely tricky... Read more…

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Parents’ Spring Term Survey

As you know, we value the feedback that our children and parents give to us. Please help us make things even better at Herman Academy by taking a few short moments to answer our Spring Term Survey. We will use the results to inform our action planning where necessary and provide feedback to... Read more…

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World Book Day celebrations (at last!)

We were finally able to celebrate World Book Day today after having to cancel it last week due to the extreme weather; it was definitely worth waiting for! The day began with a special assembly where staff members told the children which book character they had wanted to be as a child and why.... Read more…

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Year 1 Welly Day!

Year 1 had great fun with their Welly Day, and the weather was certainly very appropriate! They wrote about where their wellies would take us and then  used the wellies to measure around the classroom and the school. The children took their wellies on a Welly walk through the snow. As well as... Read more…

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Updated: Friday 2nd March

Further to staff travel and safety considerations, Herman Academy will remain closed on Friday 2nd March 2018. The academy will reopen on Monday 5th March at 8:30am for all pupils. Thank... Read more…

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Requeim Performance- POSTPONED

Message from Rachel Duffield at the Hippodrome: Unfortunately, due to all the reasons discussed over the last 24 hours, and especially mindful of the safety of all 280 young people involved as well as all the other participants and the audience, we have made the very difficult decision to... Read more…

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Academy Closure- 1st March 2018

We have unfortunately had to make the decision to close today due to a continuation of the adverse weather conditions. We expect to reopen tomorrow. Thank... Read more…

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