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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…

Year 1-9 Twilight Music Session

We held another of our informal Twilight Music Recitals after school yesterday. These informal sessions are a fantastic way for pupils to showcase what they have been learning in their individual music lessons to their parents and friends. We had children from as young as Year 1 performing, and everyone…

Musical Twilight Recitals

Tuesday 11 and Tuesday 18 June saw the first two of the Summer Term’s ‘Twilight Recitals’ in the music room. A total of seventeen pupils—ten seniors and seven juniors – performed to staff, parents and each other, showcasing what they have been learning in their peripatetic music lessons. We were…

Year 3 to 6 Musical Assembly

We were treated a wonderful performance this morning by our Year 3 to 6 pupils. All pupils had been working very hard in the lead up to this event, and their determination really shone through. In addition to solo musical pieces on the piano, flute, recorder, violin and trumpet by…

Mothers’ Day Breakfast

Pupils in years 1 to 3 had the opportunity to invite their mothers to a Mothers’ Day breakfast this morning. Visitors were greeted by pupils from the seniors acting as their waiters and were served an array of tasty breakfast delicacies to choose from. The children had been making gifts…

Year 1 Enjoy Science Week

Last week was British Science Week, which this year had a focus on ‘Science in the real world.’ Year 1 had a great time, and took part in a range of interactive workshops. After an assembly all about Science Week, the children met ‘Mad Mac’ for a Sublime Science workshop…

Junior World Book Week

Normanhurst School Celebrated World Book Week and this year’s theme of ‘Share a Story’.  The focus on sharing a favourite story or tale with friends and loved ones really came through as pupils enjoyed participating in activities throughout a very busy week for them.  1S pupils enjoyed having their friends…