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This Week in Little Learners

This week we have been continuing our topic  'All about Me'.   We have discussed what month our birthdays are and put our names on our birthday balloons. We  have been thinking about our emotions and made mirrors which show how we feel when we look in them. We also went on a walk into the... Read more…

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Year 4 WOW Day – Electricity

Yr 4 had an Electricity day this week, with doctor DNA coming in to teach the children all about static electricity. They learned where it comes from and the FUN things yo can do with it; from electric shocks to turning on light bulbs.... Read more…

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Year 4 Make Marvelous Medicine

As part of Roald Dahl Day, year 4 made marvelous medicines to get into the theme of their class favourite; George's Marvelous Medicine.  ... Read more…

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Roald Dahl Day in Y6

For Roahl Dahl day Year 6 took part in themed lessons based on the amazing works of Roald Dahl! One of which was making 'potions' looking at measurements, scaling and chemical reactions! The children greatly enjoyed adding 'witch's tears' and 'tarantula urine' to their concoctions... Read more…

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School Council

The school council reps for years 1-6 were presented with their badges in assembly today. They will meet weekly to discuss ideas that will help to improve our school. This year's reps are -  Zara, Lily-Mae, Sami, Emily, Seth, Fynn, Kayla, Chelsea, Charley, Roman and... Read more…

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Y1 visit from Prof. Julie Fisher

Last week we were delighted to have a visit from Professor Julie Fisher who is an important figure in early years education. Julie is an Early Years Adviser, an author of several books, a visiting Professor at Oxford Bridge University. She has also won a Nursery World lifetime achievement award for... Read more…

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Roald Dahl Day in Nursery

To celebrate Roald Dahl Day we read the story 'The Enormous Crocodile'. We had lots of activities in the nursery connecting to the story. We had a crocodile swamp! We tried to save small animals from the swamp using tweezers and we made our own crocodiles using egg boxes. We  practised... Read more…

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Our week in Little Learners

We have had a fantastic first week  in Little Learners Nursery.  We have all settled back in well and we have been happy to explore the new environment and play with the fun activities. We painted a picture of our face.  We looked into a mirror closely to see what different features we have... Read more…

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Attendance Awards

In afternoon assembly today we celebrated and those pupils who have achieve 100% attendance both in the Summer Term and incredibly, over the entire school year. ... Read more…

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Year 5 Get Their Gold Ties

Year 5 have received their Gold Ties ready for Year 6. In the annual ceremony, leaving year 6 students present a tie to a Year 5 student in preparation for next year.... Read more…

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Teddy Bear’s Picnic

We had a Teddy Bear's Picnic lunch this week, all enjoying a picnic on the school field with our favourite teddies.  ... Read more…

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Leavers Disco

As part of their leaving celebrations, Year 6 had their leavers disco last night. The images really reflect what a fun night they had celebrating a successful year and some very fond friendships.  ... Read more…

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Sports Day Records Shattered

Several sports day records were broken at this years sports day. In assembly this morning the new record holders were presented with certificates to celebrate their achievements.  ... Read more…

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Enrichment Awards

Awards were given out this morning to celebrate children who had completed enrichment activities outside of school and brought evidence to their teachers to show in class. Everyone in the academy achieved at least a bronze award, with some gaining silver or gold awards for their amount and variety... Read more…

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Year 1 – Pettits

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Herman’s Got Talent

Our Annual 'Herman's Got Talent' show took place this week, with children showing their finest acts to a judging panel as well as a whole school assembly. There was a hugely diverse array of performances, all who had auditioned to take part in the 'Live Final'. This year's winning performance was... Read more…

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Year 2 – natural materials

Year 2 spent a lovely afternoon gathering natural materials to use in art. They then returned to class and used these to make boats, our next step is to apply some science and investigate whether they will float or not. Which is the best natural material for floating?  ... Read more…

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Primary School Immunisation Program

Please click below to see information on the Primary School Flu Immunisation Program for September 2019   Primary School Flu Immunisation - Sept... Read more…

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Little Learners were busy bees this week!

Wow! We have had a busy time in Little Learner this week! On Wednesday we had 'Spread the Sunshine' day to support the Marie Curie Charity. To raise money we all wore something yellow. On Thursday we had our sports day.  The sun stayed shining for us and we had great day taking part in lots... Read more…

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Mary Poppins – Anything can happen!

Our incredible run of three nights at Ormiston Venture Academy performing our production of Mary Poppins Junior came to a close on Wednesday. The children did themselves, their families and the whole academy proud, with exceptional performances throughout. Audiences were wowed with singing, dancing... Read more…

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SPORTS DAY!

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Year 5 watch Ormiston Victory’s Matilda

Year 5 were  lucky enough yesterday to go and  watch Ormiston Victory Academy perform their drama groups dress rehearsal of Matilda. All children thoroughly enjoyed the show and found it very inspirational, we wish them the best of luck with their performances at the weekend.... Read more…

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Marie Curie Yellow Day

Wednesday at Ormiston Herman was wear yellow day to raise money for the Marie Curie Cancer Charity. Wearing such a bright colour certainly brightened everyone's spirits for the day.    ... Read more…

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Mary Poppins – Final Performance

The cast and crew have now completed 4 full performances of our production of Mary Poppins, with tonight's show being the final curtain call. The effort and energy that has gone into the show has been rewarded with excellent performances to large, loud audiences. We would love for our cast to see a... Read more…

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Lewis Walker – Fundraising Hero

On Saturday 29th June, Lewis took part in another fundraising event to raise at much as possible for little Jaymen. We are currently trying to raise as much as possible alongside Jaymens family to try get him the treatment he need in America which is not available on the NHS. We went along to the... Read more…

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