Updates……

More bedtime stories have been added to the website. Thank you to all those who have commented so positively on them. Don’t forget that your child does not need to wear school uniform when it is their birthday. If their birthday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, they can choose...

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Fireflies and more

Fireflies are winged soft-bodied beetles (also known as lightning bugs) that give off a glow at twilight. The light they produce can be yellow, green or soft red. At OVPA as part of our ‘wrap-around care’ provision, we have an after school twilights club called Fireflies and after half term...

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Count On Maths

As you know, we are having a big push on maths this year. Several of you have asked if there are any maths websites that children can access at home. Here is a link full of maths games that you and your children might like: http://www.counton.org/games/

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Making Choices

Sometimes it’s not helpful having too much choice. What food to choose from a menu. Which channel to watch on television. What job to do first around the house. Which secondary school for my child. What minute the first goal will be scored between Liverpool and Manchester City. Even Mrs Maclaine...

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Harvest Celebrations

Thank you to all the parents who sent food items into school with their child today. An amazing amount of food was collected and this will all be donated to the Hastings Food Bank. Thank you to Miss Sheldrake, Mrs Gray and Mrs Bazell for setting up the Harvest Display...

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Bedtime Stories

We have now set up a story time section on the school website. Simply go to the GALLERIES section and click BEDTIME STORIES from the drop down menu. The first story is ‘One Snowy Night’. Have a listen and try and work out which member of staff is reading the...

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It’s All About The Name

On 24th January 1976, Kettering Town became the first British club to play with a sponsor’s name on its shirts after signing a deal with Kettering Tyres. Liverpool FC then followed with a sponsorship deal with Hitachi in 1979. Nowadays every team has a sponsor emblazoned across the front of their shirts....

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