Monthly Archives: March 2019

Junior Librarians

These are just some of our fantastic students who help to keep the school library looking smart. Want a particular book? Then just ask one of our Junior Librarians for... Read more…

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Year 4 make music

Following our topic of electricity and sound; Year 4 Creators made panpipes, while Pathfinders made kazoos out of straws. In art; Pathfinders also made clay models of 'Mother and Child' in the style of Henry Moore.... Read more…

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Little Learners – Dinosaurs!

In Little Learners Nursery this week we have been learning about dinosaurs.  Amongst other exciting activities we have looked at how big a stegosaurus's footprint was.  It was huge! We compared the size of our feet to it and we discussed how many of our feet would fit inside it. We have also... Read more…

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Year 3 Statisticians

Year 3 have been looking at statistics this week. They have been learning about tally charts, pictograms and bar charts. Today, Year 3 used the chrome books to create their own bar charts using the data they collected during the lesson.  ... Read more…

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OAT Awards

OAT is committed to being the Trust that makes the biggest difference, both within and beyond the classroom and our Annual Awards Ceremony provides a great opportunity to recognise and celebrate the staff and pupils at our academies who have made, and continue to make, a significant... Read more…

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Year 1 Super Spellers and Readers

WELL DONE TO YEAR 1 SUPER READERS AND SPELLERS! A super well-done to these children for moving up a Phase on the Common Exception Word Rainbow for their super Reading and Spelling!  ... Read more…

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Spring Summer Menu

We have a new school menu coming for the Spring/Summer terms. Please follow the link below for more... Read more…

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Thursday 4th April; School Dinner Menu Change

On Thursday 4th April we're offering a special Easter School Dinner Menu to pupils... Easter... Read more…

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Reception at Wroxham Barns

On 25th March 2019, the two Reception classes from Ormiston Herman Academy went on a coach to Wroxham Barns! We explored the junior farm where we saw chickens, turkeys, cows, goats, sheep, lambs, donkeys, ponies and pigs. We had animal food so we could feed the goats and the chickens. We then went... Read more…

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Footballing Success

Some outstanding performances and brilliant team work shown by all in last weeks football features. We had two excellent wins in our league and an unfortunate loss in the cup semi-final. 18/3/19 Peterhouse 0-3 OHA 21/3/19 OHA 2-0 Hopton 22/3/19 North Denes 2-0 OHA (Cup... Read more…

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Mother’s Day Service – Sunday 31st March

Our School Choir are performing at the Mary Magdalene Church as part of their Mother's Day Service.  For more information please click on the link... Read more…

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International Happiness Day at Herman

To celebrate International Happiness Day, our anti-bullying ambassadors decided to run a joke competition. Everyone was able to enter by writing down their favourite joke. It certainly brought a lot of smiles to a lot of faces, staff included!     The winning jokes... Read more…

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Year 3 – It’s about time!

Year 3 have been studying time as part of their maths lessons. Today they have been timing each other performing a range of tasks including; running around the playground, star jumps, counting cubes and even writing their names. Who knew how much fun time could be!  ... Read more…

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Pioneers ‘reading’ the way!

An amazing 17 children from Pioneers class took the challenge and read 4 or more times at home this week. Earning themselves a certificate, a trip to the Golden Book and a prize from the treasure box. They even had Mrs Rutherford doing cartwheels!!! Not only that but they have now inspired other... Read more…

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Easter Lunch – Thursday 4th April

We are having a special lunch menu for Easter on Thursday 4th April. Please click the link below to see what treats are in store! Easter Lunch Poster -April 19 - Issue 2... Read more…

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World Skipping Day

World Skipping Day! The whole academy have taken part in trying to contribute to the National target of 15,000,000 skips. Skipping is such a prefect way to raise your heart rate; 10 minutes of skipping is as valuable aerobically as a 45 minute run! Get skipping!  ... Read more…

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World Maths Day; Year 4

Last week the whole school celebrated World Maths Day. Year 4 studied Alan Turing; a mathematician who made major contributions to maths, computer science and code-breaking. He invented the Turing test; a way of finding out how well a machine can show intelligent behaviour.    ... Read more…

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Reception: Let’s go fly a kite

Last week, Reception were learning about doubling. On Thursday they made 'doubling kites' by putting spots on one side of the kite and seeing what number was made when it was doubled. We then had fun flying our kites on a very windy day.... Read more…

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Red Nose Day at Herman

To celebrate Red Nose Day, pupils and staff have dressed in something red. Red noses have been sold in the playground and we have completely sold out of our allocation!   Our Little Learners had a fantastic, fun day doing Red Nose Day activities and we all loved having red nose... Read more…

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Year 5 Tudor day

UPDATE! Following Tudor Day, the year 5 pupils have been creating their own works of art inspired by Tudor artists.     Monday 10th March was Tudor day in Year 5. The children wore period dress and made an item of Tudor clothing called a Ruff to wear around their neck... Read more…

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Little Learners World Book Day Celebrations

To celebrate world book day the nursery children came into nursery in their pyjamas and they brought in their favourite bedtime book to share with us.  We read lots of different stories and we discussed them. Our parents also stayed to read with us and we enjoyed having yummy cookies and hot... Read more…

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World Book Day Celebrations!

We have had a fantastic time so far celebrating World Book Day today. Everyone enjoyed a special assembly this morning and the bell has been sounding throughout the day encouraging children to drop everything and read. Parents are invited in at 2:30 for stories, hot chocolate and cookies which we... Read more…

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Horstead Day 3 Photos

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Horstead Day 3

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Latest photos from Horstead!

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