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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FSM Voucher Delays

Free school meal voucher delays reported Problems have been reported with the online system designed to distribute free school meal vouchers during the lockdown. The Department for Education says it does not know how many vouchers have been delivered to parents over the past month. Some schools have resorted to...

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Welcome New Starters

￸ To all of our new starters A very warm welcome to Ore Village Primary Academy! We are absolutely delighted to have you joining us in September 2020 and we are really looking forward to meeting you all. Our school is an exciting, friendly and welcoming place to be. It has...

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We Are All In This Together.

Well, that first week of the new term, seemed to finish as quickly as it started. What was it like for you? For some, people will be settling to the new routine, whilst others will find the change a constant challenge. Some days will be easier than others, with changing...

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Move Over Joe Wicks….

Hello everyone, A happy Monday to you and I hope you have had a good start to the week. If I had taken our normal Monday whole school assembly after a normal weekend, at this time in March, I would have been telling the children about running Hastings Half Marathon...

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Happy Friday Everybody!

It has been a very strange week as we adapt to our new way of living and everyone has been in our thoughts at this unusual time. We have really enjoyed talking to parents, carers and pupils in our weekly ‘catch-up’ telephone calls and we have loved hearing and seeing...

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School Closure Update

Dear Parents and carers, As I am sure you have been made aware the Government has taken the decision to close schools as from Monday 23rd March to all pupils except the children of “key workers” and vulnerable pupils.  We need to get an early indication of the number of pupils for...

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Collection of Learning Packs

Morning all Learning packs are available for collection from school at the following times: Today (Thursday) and tomorrow (Friday) 11:00 – 12:00 and 14:30 – 15:30. For children in school, they will be sent home with them today. We hope they help!

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Keep Active!

Now that Brighton marathon has been cancelled, I will definitely be looking to keep active. Here are a list of websites to keep the children moving – you can even join in yourselves! Lots of children at OVPA love Cosmic Yoga for when you want to calm things down! Send...

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