Advent Gift – 2nd December

We hope you enjoyed the video gift yesterday. Thank you to staff for being good sports. There will be more over the next few weeks. Today’s gift is a selection of Christmas jokes to share with friends and family: Why did Santa go to the doctor?   Because of his bad...

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Fireflies Update – Slime!

The slime workshop was great fun and very well attended. In fact it was so much fun that we didn’t even get a chance to take any photos of the children’s creations! Look out for the next super slime workshop coming soon. The children also made some yummy cheese straws...

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Advent Gift – 1st December

As Advent begins and many of you prepare to open your calendars and think about Christmas, we thought we would give you an Advent gift each day between now and Christmas Day. Today’s gift is a short video involving a few familiar faces having some winter fun. Please be patient...

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Funky Friday After-Party

All parents are welcome to join Mr Tippett for a Funky Friday After-Party on Friday 30th November. It is taking place straight after our Funky Friday Assembly in the cafe from 9.30 – 10.30. This will give you the chance to tell us what you want for parents at your...

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All Booked Up

This week has seen a big push on reading at OVPA. The East Sussex Library Service came in to help categorise the books in our wonderful library and there was a fantastic turn out for our Early Years reading and phonics workshop. Every child was invited to take books home...

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Fireflies Cook Up A Treat

Here are some photos from this week’s Fireflies sessions. The children enjoyed learning how to make sausage rolls but enjoyed eating them even more! Even Mrs Maclaine ate two (including Mr Vallier’s)!! The children also explored different ways to make slime. On Tuesday 27th November there will be a slime...

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Fireflies update

Miss Mills and her team continue to ensure that our Fireflies after school provision is offering a range of activities each day for the children who attend. Even Cuddly Keith had a great time (and behaved himself). Here’s a little flavour of what they’ve been up to this week:       ...

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Could It Be Magic?

As promised a few weeks ago, warm bagels will be given out every day free to each child who is in school between 8.45am and 8.55am. The bagels are being provided by Magic Breakfast and it starts from Monday. We are certain that they will be a great way to...

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Nursery Practitioner Required

We are currently looking for an additional Nursery practitioner to join our existing wonderful nursery team. Details are available from the school office or on Indeed. If you are interested, please speak to Lisa or Cherie on 01424 422979.  The closing date for applications has been extended to Monday 19th...

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