Monthly Archives: October 2019

Choir Perform for Children in Need

The Ormiston Herman Academy Choir are delighted to be performing at the Children in Need Concert at St. Mary Magdelane Church on Saturday. Details are below. Please come along, support the choir and all the other performers who are taking part, helping to raise money for... Read more…

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Bonfire Themed Lunch Menu

There will be a special bonfire themed lunch menu on Tuesday 5th November. Please see the poster below for details or click on the link to download it. Norse Primary Bonfire Promotion... Read more…

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Autumn/Winter Lunch Menu

Norse have updated their school lunch menus for this autumn/winter. For more information please follow the link to our school lunch menu  page on the... Read more…

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Little Learners’ Last Week of Autumn

The last week before half term was our final week themed upon Autumn. To draw a close to our theme we took all the little learners outside for a cosy cup of hot chocolate and a biscuit whilst listening to a chosen story. It was great fun!  ... Read more…

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Peer Readers

Searchers class in Year 1 spent a lovely session sharing stories and enjoyed a story read to the class by Andrew. We look forward to hearing more stories read to the class by our class friends in the future. Inspired by his reading book "Super Sculptures" Andrew (Yr 1 Searchers) took on the... Read more…

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Year 1 Deep Sea Explorers

This half term Year 1 have been learning around the theme of 'Under the Sea'! The children have been some exciting discoveries in The Curiosity Cave! One week there was a magic clam shell found with a letter from Tiddler, a character from one of our favourite books. We helped Tiddler to learn more... Read more…

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Autumn Winter School Lunch Menu

Please click here for updated information on the Autumn/Winter school meals on our 'school lunch menu'... Read more…

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‘Voyaging’ to a VR world

Today, Voyagers in year 5 went to Ormiston Venture Academy to experience their Virtual Reality equipment. We explored a coral reef, Rio de Janiro from the top of the 'Christ the Redeemer' statue, the collosseum in Rome and a space station, linking with our science topic of Earth and Space.... Read more…

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World Mental Health Day at Herman

On Thursday the academy celebrated World Mental Health Day.  Along with an informative and inclusive whole school assembly, we all wore something yellow to support Young Minds #helloyellow campaign to raise awareness of mental... Read more…

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This week in Little Learners

This week we have continued the theme of Autumn.  On Monday we read The Scarecrow’s Wedding by Julia Donaldson, then we went to the hall and found out how exercise effects our body by moving around the hall in all different ways.  We also sang ‘Scarecrow Sam stands out in the sun’ with... Read more…

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Choir in full swing for Harvest

The choir of OHA were asked to perform at St Mary Magdelane Church as part of their Harvest Family Service last weekend. They put in a stunning performance of 'Let's Harvest', singing in 3 part harmony at times. Harmony like that requires great skill, control and listening. That they are able to... Read more…

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Searcher Ellen inspired by reading

Ellen in Searchers class (YR1) was inspired by her reading book "How to Make a Sock Puppet" so she took the challenge and made her own sock puppet at home. What a wonderful way to enhance her learning, well done... Read more…

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Year 3 – Magnets

Last week year 3 were looking at magnets.  We went around the classroom to see what was magnetic and not. We discovered that the magnets were strong enough to move each other when one is on the top of the table and one was underneath.  Also we can move a split pin around on a chair using a... Read more…

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Flu Vaccinations – no shortage

You may have been aware of a circulating rumour that there is a shortage of flu vaccines this year. I can confirm that there is no shortage of vaccines. The schedule is commencing slightly later this year and so some school sessions have unfortunately had to be moved. We would like to reassure... Read more…

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School Lunches & Space themed menu

Norse Catering offers a variety of hot meals and academy packed lunches throughout the week available for all children, including fresh homemade bread, cake and special themed menu days.  ... Read more…

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Upcoming Story Cafe

Story Cafe October 2019... Read more…

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