Happy Half Term

We have now finished the whole of term 5- remotely for the majority of people. Despite not being in school, so many people are doing their best to keep things going. A huge well done to our families and children for showing some great resilience and very creative ideas. To...

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Reopening of OVPA

Dear Parents and Carers, I hope you and your families remain safe and well. We have finalised our plan for the reopening of our school and this may change at short notice, due to updated government advice.  However, I felt it was important to share with you what we intend...

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National ‘Thank a Teacher’ Day

I don’t need a designated day to thank the teachers at OVPA, but I’ll use it as an excuse to say it out loud, to everyone, from the rooftops! I cannot thank our amazing staff enough for all their support, loyalty and care for the school community. They go above...

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School Opening Update

Dear Parents and Carers School Re-opening Update We hope you and your family remain safe and well. As I recently informed you, the Prime Minister announced that he intended for our school to re-open to Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 pupils after the 1st of June.  When you heard...

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Our Heroes

We continue to be amazed and incredibly proud of all you are doing at home! Well done everyone. Mrs Higginson has put together some examples of what our little heroes have been doing. Mrs Campbell & all at OVPA 💙

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For our pupils…..

Here is a little something for all our pupils at OVPA! We hope it makes you smile. 🤗 You are all little superheroes! 🦸‍♀️ ❤️ 🦸‍♂️ Please share it with anyone from our school to show them that we are thinking of them! 💙

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To our Year 6 Pupils

To all of our Year 6 pupils Today would have been the start of SATs week. Although it wasn’t something I expect you were looking forward to, I know that it was something you have worked so hard for. Since Christmas, I have watched you prepare for this time –...

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Announcement from Boris Johnson

Dear Parents  Following Boris Johnson’s announcement this evening, we will all have lots of questions and need greater clarity about the plan for schools to open to EYFS, Year 1 and Year 6, from 1 June. Tomorrow, the Department for Education will provide further guidance and TKAT will also be supporting...

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Bank Holiday

Tomorrow, Friday 8 May 2020, is May Day and our school will be closed. Traditionally, this is held on a Monday, but it has been moved for the whole of the UK to coincide with the 75th anniversary of  VE Day. The day has been planned so as many people as...

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Lean on Me….

Hello everyone We hope you are well and safe. Thank you for contacting us when you’ve needed support or advice, so that we can help in any way we can. The Government voucher scheme has been very tricky to get going, with the system being overloaded with so many trying...

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