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Times Tables Rockstars – week 1 competition winners

Posted: 31st March 2020

The winners of week 1 of the Top of the Rocks competition have been announced! Class group winners are… (drumroll)… Robin!   The individual winner is Christine in Robin class. Second place goes to Jack in Blackbird, and third place is Olivia in Marsh Harrier.   Well done everyone! Join in again this week, and […]

FREE Resources for Children

Posted: 25th March 2020

Times Tables Rockstars competitions launched!

Posted: 20th March 2020

Our Maths Lead, Mr Walsh, is challenging all Junior Academy pupils to a multiplication madness ‘Top of the Rocks’ competition! Starting this Sunday (22nd March) morning and finishing on Saturday (28th March) evening, all classes are invited to join in our academy-wide search for the best number rockstars. Join in, and see if your class […]

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Updates

Posted: 19th March 2020

Please continue to check our ‘Newsletters & Letters to Parents’ page, as well as our ‘Resources – Home Learning’ pages. As you know, we are all facing extraordinary challenges at this time and the situation is placing pressure on all parts of society. Our staff have been doing all they can to keep our Academies […]

Norfolk School Games Cross Country event

Posted: 16th March 2020

Children from Cliff Park Junior who qualified were lucky enough to go to Holkham Hall to particpate in the Norfolk School Games Cross Country Winter County Finals. The weather held out and all runners placed in the top 50 of their races. We had a great day and hope next year’s event is just as […]

Cliff Park Junior Academy celebrate musical success!

Posted: 12th March 2020

Last week, our Choir and Recorder Group took part in the annual Gorleston Music Festival. The children had dedicated much of their free time to extra practices and, as a result, their performances in the festival received strong praise! In the Choir Unison category, they sang “Sing” by Gary Barlow and were awarded a distinction […]

Safer Internet Day 2020

Posted: 12th February 2020

Yesterday (11th February) was Safer Internet Day 2020. Every year, across both academies, we hold lessons, special assemblies, and fun activities to highlight problems that our pupils could face online, and to give them the tools and knowledge they may need to stay safe and happy.  Click the picture on the left for more information. […]

Children’s Mental Health Week

Posted: 4th February 2020

Place2Be is the UK’s leading provider of schools based mental health support. They launched the first Children’s Mental Health Week in 2015 to shine a spotlight on the importance of children and young people’s mental health. Now in its sixth year, they hope to encourage more people than ever to get involved and spread the […]

Children In Need success

Posted: 25th November 2019

This year’s Children In Need day was great fun, and we raised lots of money for this worthy cause. Thanks to all of our families, we raised a grand total of £856.93 across both schools! Children and staff looked fantastic in their colourful ‘spots and stripes’ clothes, and Pudsey t-shirts! We learned about what it […]

Aldi ‘Get Fresh’ collection success

Posted: 18th November 2019

We would like to thank all the children and parents across both schools for collecting the stickers for ‘Get Fresh’ from Aldi.   Across both schools we manage to collect over 400 stickers! That’s one completed poster, plus over 100 on the second poster! The posters have been sent off, and we will receive an Aldi […]