Archive for November, 2014

  • 29
    Nov
    2014

    New School Council Roles

    New members have recently been chosen by their peers and teachers to form our new School Council. The councillors will represent the different classes and year groups within our school;…

  • 25
    Nov
    2014

    VPA’s Christmas Fayre

    Our annual Christmas Fayre is due to take place on Wednesday 10th December, in the hall and drama studio, starting at 2.00pm until 4.00pm. Parents will be able to collect…

  • 25
    Nov
    2014

    Fundraising for Kidscape

    Our latest fundraising efforts took place last Friday the 21st November. We held a non-uniform day and raised a fantastic £175.26 for the charity Kidscape. Kidscape was the first charity…

  • 20
    Nov
    2014

    VPA Attendance Update

    Our whole school attendance figure currently stands at 96.3% above our school target of 95.8%. Six classes, have been rewarded for achieving 100% attendance since we came back to school…

  • 14
    Nov
    2014

    Fund Raising for BBC Children in Need Appeal

    The annual BBC Children in Need appeal takes place this Friday, 14th November. To show our support, we will be selling cakes at break time and we are asking children…

  • 11
    Nov
    2014

    Year 6 Visit The Black Country Living Museum

    As part of their new NICER challenge ‘Super Sudz – The Return’, Year 6 children are learning about all things Victorian! To enhance their research and knowledge, a trip was…

  • 11
    Nov
    2014

    Reception Puppet Workshop

    Reception children and staff were treated to a puppet workshop on Friday 7th November. The puppet workshop was a hook for the children’s learning challenge ‘to create a puppet show’….

  • 11
    Nov
    2014

    Year 2’s Visit to Tamworth Castle

    The children and staff from Year 2 had a fabulous day out during their recent visit to Tamworth Castle. While they were there, they met the ‘Lady of the House’….

  • 04
    Nov
    2014

    Exciting Club Opportunities!

    Our new and spectacular CSI Club comes to Victoria Park Academy every Monday after school from 10th November. The children will learn how to dust for fingerprints, identify blood splatter; they will also…

  • 04
    Nov
    2014

    Autumn in Forest School

    Autumn has certainly arrived in Forest School! Again, the leaves are giving us a fabulous colour chart to work from for our art activities. Most of the little creatures are…