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Street Kind UK

Over the weekend, Nicolas and Sofia were involved in another outreach program for Street Kind UK. Our pupils braved the cold weather to hand out the socks, that our Year 3 to 5 parents kindly donated, to those in need. The children also worked in great spirits to serve hot…

Christmas Comes to Normanhurst

On the penultimate day of term, the children and staff alike turned out in their Christmas finery to enjoy the day at school without uniform.  All were asked to pay £1 towards our nominated charities, and many took advantage of the opportunity to try and outdo each other in the…

Year 1 Sports Hall Athletics

Year 1 participated in their first athletics Sport’s Hall Fixture at the Peter May Sports Centre during the Autumn term. The children were singled out by the organiser of the event for their impeccable behaviour and keen sportsmanship throughout. All the children were very enthusiastic doing the whole afternoon. The…

Christmas Arts and Crafts

It seems that Christmas is not only the season to be jolly but also to be arty!  Many of our younger pupils have been using their Art lessons to create all sorts of festive decorations. In Kindergarten the children have been busy decorating a picture of a Christmas tree.  With…

Green Tree Schools Award Progress

The Normanhurst Juniors are working on the Green Tree Schools Award with the Woodland Trust, and have recently been awarded the Bronze Award. The scheme involves the children taking part in fun, practical activities in Epping Forest linked to the curriculum. Year 5 have recently taken part in a challenge…

Year 7 trip to the Charles Dickens Museum

On Tuesday 3 December, Year 7 went on a trip to the extraordinary Charles Dickens Museum in London.  The day was really insightful as we took part in a workshop on the character Scrooge from the novel ‘A Christmas Carol’ and experienced, a guided tour through Dickens’ house.  Dickens was…