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Euro 2020 Themed Sports Day

Posted: 8th July 2021

On Friday 2nd July Ormiston Cliff Park Infant Academy took part in their Euro 2020 themed Sports Day event. Families should have received a link to the OCPIA slideshow already, so please check your ParentMail app! An overall winner for each year group was announced after the children completed all 6 football themed activities, including […]

Holiday Activities and Food Programme

Posted: 24th June 2021

The government’s new Holiday Activities and Food Programme is available this summer, with the aim of providing some great activities, food, and friend-making opportunities for children in England. This programme provides free places to all school-aged children eligible for Free School Meals across England, but it is also open to all children from every background. […]

OAT Matholympics Summer Challenge deadline

Posted: 23rd June 2021

Has your child taken part in the OAT Matholympics Summer Challenge yet? As with the Christmas challenge, there are a bunch of Amazon vouchers to be won. These include four x £20 Amazon vouchers for the first four correct entries and an additional four x £20 vouchers available for pupils who may want to take […]

Summer Reading Challenge 2021

Posted: 22nd June 2021

The Reading Agency‘s Summer Reading Challenge is underway! Launching on 10th July, this is the UK’s biggest annual reading promotion for children aged 4 to 11. It is delivered locally by local libraries with online services also available. How the Challenge works: · Children sign up through their local library and receive a Wild World Heroes collector poster · […]

EYFS Admission Evening Cancellation

Posted: 18th June 2021

Owing to recent changes in Government guidance relating to response to Covid-19, we are unable to carry out the planned admission evening event for the parents of children starting Ormiston Cliff Primary Academy in September 2021, which was planned for the 24th June. We are in the process of reorganising events to welcome your child […]

Children and Young People’s Mental Health Service – Support and Self Help Guide

Posted: 9th June 2021

Please click the picture below to view or download this extremely useful support and self-help guide from the Norfolk and Waveney Children and Young People’s Mental Health Service.  

OAT ‘Make Your Favourite Numbers’ winners!

Posted: 9th June 2021

Congratulations to Warren and Macy Westrup in Years 2 and 4, who won the national OAT ‘Make Your Favourite Number’ competitions for Primary age groups! Macy won the ‘Food & Drink’ category and Warren won the ‘Human Art’ category. A huge “well done” to both of you!

RNLI Great Summer Treasure Hunt

Posted: 26th May 2021

Join in with the RNLI Great Summer Treasure Hunt this May 29th, 30 or 31st for just £1. Go to the Lifeboats stand on the beach side of the Pier hotel to sign up. What a great way to raise money for this wonderful charity AND have a fun start to your half-term holiday! The […]

Reception Year Police visit

Posted: 25th May 2021

Reception classes have been looking at ‘people who help us’ as their learning topic, and to add an ‘arresting’ enrichment afternoon they had a visit from the local police. The children had a wonderful time learning about police work, hearing the patrol car siren, and even getting handcuffed to each other! A big “thank you” […]

‘The Big Ask’ survey is extended

Posted: 20th May 2021

Last month the Children’s Commissioner for England, Rachel de Souza, launched The Big Ask survey. The Big Ask Survey is the largest ever survey of young children in England, aged 4-17 years old, which allows their opinions to be heard by the government. The survey gives children a chance to have their say on things […]