Goodbye Mr H!

On Friday we said farewell to Mr Higginson, who has been working with us as a TA in Year 5. The children gave him a lovely send off in assembly and a golden oscar was deservedly awarded, providing worthy praise and recognition for all he has given to OVPA during...

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How do you measure a year?

Five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutes. How do you measure a year? In daylights, in sunsetsIn midnights, in cups of coffeeIn inches, in miles, in laughter, in strifeIn five hundred twenty-five thousand six hundred minutesHow do you measure, a year in the life?Measure in love…… Happy New Year! It...

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That’s a Wrap!

Thank you so much to all of our family and friends that came to our Open Learning afternoon today. We loved having you in school so you could share your child’s learning in their classroom setting. Both our nativity and candle-lit Christmas Celebrations, have had amazing attendance. The hall was...

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Lights, Camel, Action!

What a fabulous turn out to our candle-lit Christmas Celebration led by Years 1, 2 & 3 today. Thank you so much for coming and sharing a little bit of the Christmas magic with us. The readings and songs were beautiful, especially when accommodating the technical difficulties. Well done to...

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So Proud!

What a week! There have been some amazing highlights this week where the pupils have absolutely blown us away. It started with an outstanding performance from our Year 5 and Year 6 pupils who took part in the Big Sing, on Monday night, at The White Rock. They were all...

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Christmas has started….

Christmas has entered the OVPA building! Keith, our wonderful Site Manager, has been Christmas decoration shopping this week, with our ever so artistic, Miss Grace. They have started working their magic in the school entrance with a super real tree. This is the start of a whole lot of glitter...

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