On Thursday 1st March, we celebrated World Book Day here at Ormiston Horizon Academy. This year’s theme was ‘Horizon’s Literary Heroes and Villains’.
To celebrate this fantastic literary event, the following initiatives were undertaken:
Overall, it was a highly successful day which was enjoyed by both students and staff and we look forward to celebrating World Book Day again next year!
Ormiston Horizon Academy Celebrates Strong Exam Results Students and staff at Ormiston Horizon Academy in Chell are celebrating receiving strong A Level results, including places secured at top universities. Overall, 100% of the exams sat achieved a pass (A*-E) and over two thirds of entries (72%) received an A*-C grade, whilst 17% achieved an A*-B […]
On Monday 15th July, our Y9 iWill Project steering group went with Miss Foster, teacher of Art, and Miss Gardner, Director of Literacy, to Packmoor Ormiston Academy. The students worked alongside a group of Y4s in order to read their eco-narrative anthologies, which we recently had published professionally, to some KS1 students to spread a […]
On Wednesday 26th June, Miss Gardner, Director of Literacy, and Miss Foster, Teacher of Art, invited 10 Year 4 boys from Packmoor Primary to spend the day at our academy to take part in a narrative workshop led by 5 of our Year 9 students. The primary aims of the workshop include the following: promote […]