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. One of the resources we use was this presentation (for […]

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 […]

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

Posted: 1st October 2019

Ormiston Cliff Park Infant and Junior 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 Infant Academy has raised for Comic Relief is: *drumroll* £437.94! Added to the money Ormiston Cliff Park Junior Academy has raised, this brings the total across both schools […]

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 […]

Shoebox appeal, thank you

Posted: 13th December 2018

Once again, the School Council helped to make this year’s Link to Hope Shoebox Appeal a success. This year we managed to send 21 shoeboxes to the Link to Hope Shoebox Appeal. A big THANK YOU to all the children who made this possible! The School Council appreciates this generous support. Click here to see some of […]

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!

Our harvest celebration

Posted: 2nd October 2018

Sharing what we have… Harvest time around the world is a reminder to us all of the importance of being thankful for food, shelter and all the other things that we so often take for granted. We will be collecting tinned and dried produce from Monday 8th October until Tuesday 16th October in support of […]