Category: Events

House Music Competition 2019

This morning children from Reception to Year 11 took part in the annual House Music Competition, a highly anticipated event in the school calendar. Warren and Connaught House have both been putting in a lot of time and effort for rehearsals and today it really paid off. The Houses battled…

Black History Month

To celebrate Black History Month this year, Normanhurst School invited two aspiring Olympic 2020 athletes to come in and discuss their journey through sport and their inspirations. During in the whole school assembly, we were joined by basketballer Melita Emanuel-Carr, a Silver medallist in the Commonwealth Games, and Will Saunders,…

Harvest Festival

It’s Harvest time! We once again enjoyed a lovely Harvest Festival held this morning at the United Reformed Church. The children had a great time entertaining the audience of friends and family with songs such as ‘Healthy Habenara’ and the ever popular ‘Harvest Samba’. It was especially interesting to hear…

Oak-Tree Camp 2019

Year 3 pupils from Normanhurst and the three other Oak-Tree Schools all had a fantastic time last week taking part in the annual Oak-Tree Camp. See the photos and read more about the adventure HERE. 

GCSE Results 2019

Once again, Normanhurst is celebrating an excellent set of GCSE results for Year 11 pupils. 89% of grades achieved were at grade 4 or above, equivalent to a previous grade C or higher, with a quarter at grades 7-9, equivalent to the previous grades A*or A. The pupils achieved particularly…

Summer Music Concert

We had a fantastic night on Monday for the Annual Music Concert. Guests were welcomed into the ‘Normanhurst Jazz Cafe’. The hall had been laid out with small tables, glasses of wine and lots of tasty nibbles to create the perfect relaxing atmosphere for the night of music. Pupils performed…

Speech Day and Prizegiving 2019

On Thursday 4 July we held our annual Speech Day and Prize Giving, the perfect opportunity to celebrate the many achievements and successes of our pupils throughout the year. The event took place in Chingford Assembly Hall, and this year we had a very special guest speaker, James Crouch. James…

Early Years Celebration of the Year

We had a fantastic afternoon yesterday celebrating the many successes of our Early Years children. The church hall was filled with energy as the children sang ‘With a Little Help from my Friends’, before the children were awarded their certificates. Lower Kindergarten, Upper Kindergarten and Reception enjoyed telling the audience…

Moving Up Day 2019

Today was Moving Up Day at Normanhurst, pupils enjoyed spending a day with their new teachers in their new classrooms from September. Pupils from other schools even joined us for a day full of interactive activities. A couple of the lessons included a team building Art lesson where the children…

Maths Week 2019

In the week beginning 17 June, the Reception and Junior classes took part in a series of workshops and activities focussed on showing how Maths can be engaging and just plain fun!  A couple of classes recount some of their experiences: Year 4  On Tuesday 18 June, the Juniors participated…