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Generous Operation Christmas Child Donations

Once again Normanhurst School you have excelled yourself. We managed to donate 112 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. 51 from Warren and 61 from Connaught. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, a Christian international relief organisation. Their mission is to provide local partners around the world with…

Year 3 Learn About Forces and Magnets

Year 3’s science lessons have been focusing on Forces and Magnets. They have had the opportunity to carry out a number of experiments that have allowed them to test and question their knowledge and current understanding. The children have really enjoyed the practical lessons of this topic. One experiment the…

Football News at Normanhurst

We invited St. Aubyn’s to Peter May on a wet Wednesday afternoon for the return match of fixtures played earlier in the season. This was the boys’ first fixture after our trip to Madrid and all boys involved showed huge improvements and this was reflected in the A team result…

Rockin’ Around Bethlehem

Christmas has certainly begun at Normanhurst this week. Kindergarten, Reception, Year 1 and 2 put on a fantastic performance of their version of the Nativity story, ‘Rockin’ Around Bethlehem’. The show was energetic and fun with the packed audience leaving the hall feeling very festive. The children sang confidently and…

Year 5 Local Trips

This term Year 5 have been on three local trips. Our first trip was on Thursday 14 November and on that trip we walked down the road to Pole Hill. Five minutes later when we arrived, we started to play the alphabetical eye spy game in our partners. We had…

Year 1 Polar Craft

To conclude our topic ‘Penguins and Polar Bears’ Year 1 had lots of fun making collages or polar scenes with 3D penguin and polar bears models. On the penguin collages, the children used different shades of blue and silver paper to make a South Pole background and then made penguins,…

Green Tree Schools Bronze Award Winners!

The Junior team are working on the Green Tree Schools Award with the Woodland Trust.  There are more than 12,000 schools taking part in this scheme, which means also taking action to help the environment. Each year group have a different challenge they are completing in the outdoors and each…