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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 […]

‘Ten Pieces Exhibiton’ Showcases Pupils’ Creativity Inspired by Music

Posted: 1st October 2019

Ormiston Cliff Park Junior and Infant Academies took part in the BBC’s wonderful ‘Ten Pieces’ project at the very end of the summer term. This project opens up the world of classical music to school children; using classical works such as Gerswin’s ‘Rhapsody In Blue’, Sibelius’ ‘Finlandia’ Suite, Britten’s ‘Storm’ Interlude, Villa-Lobos’ ‘The Little Train of […]

Red Nose Day totals raised

Posted: 20th March 2019

We have added up the payments for Red Noses, and kind contributions from staff, parents, and children, and would like to announce the total Ormiston Cliff Park Junior Academy has raised for Comic Relief is: *drumroll* £625.22! Added to the money Ormiston Cliff Park Infant Academy has raised, this brings the total across both schools […]

Year 4 Learning Cafes

Posted: 14th March 2019

Our Year 4 Spring term Learning Café focused on introducing parents to the measurement section of the Maths curriculum, giving them an opportunity to do some practical activities with their children as well as learn more about the different mathematical methods we use in the classroom. We based the different activities around the text ‘George’s […]

New Executive Principal

Posted: 17th January 2019

Last week, Ormiston Cliff Park Infant and Junior Academies welcomed a new Executive Principal, as current Principal Sue Mitchell has announced her departure at the end of the academic year. Mrs Kate Rutherford has joined the academies as Executive Principal with immediate effect, after 13 successful years as Principal of the local Ormiston Herman Academy […]

Children in Need money raised

Posted: 27th November 2018

This year, everyone involved has helped us raise an incredible £254.49 for this fantastic charity! Thank you all so much for your help and donations!

Maths-a-thon and Inter-schools Maths Quiz success!

Posted: 13th July 2018

Cliff Park Junior School children have had fantastic success at recent Mathematics competitions! Maths-a-thon at Ormiston Venture Academy On Wednesday 11th July, 16 children, four from each year group, took part in an East Norfolk Mathematics competition held at Ormiston Venture Academy School (see thumbnail photo above). It was a wonderful opportunity for our students to […]

Norwich GoGoHares 2018

Posted: 10th July 2018

Cliff Park Junior School painted a hare for this year’s ‘GoGoHares’ sculpture trail. See our wonderful painted hare in pride of place at House of Fraser, Norwich. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Harrisons Schoolwear relocating

Posted: 8th June 2018

Not to parents: Harrisons Schoolwear is relocating to Southtown Road. We have been advised by Harrisons that they are moving from their Gorleston High Street premises to a larger site on Southtown Road from Saturday 14th July 2018. The new premises will be larger, have car parking space, extended opening hours, more fitting rooms, larger embroidery […]