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!
Congratulations to Miss Whiston (Director of Learning & Teaching) who has been shortlisted for the Pearson Teacher of the Year. A fantastic achievement for Miss Whiston and for OHA – we are all really proud of her. Next week we will be visited by a panel of Pearson judges who will meet with students and […]
Year 9 student Jess reflects on last months trip to Paris for GCSE French and Textiles students. “Tuesday 23rd April – Friday 26th April French and Textiles students participated in a trip to Paris. After arriving at Stoke Train Station at 6:45am for the train to London at 7:12am, we arrived in London at around […]
Last week it was our Accelerated Reader Rewards Week here at Horizon. On Tuesday, the top 20 AR readers in Y7 & 8 were invited to attend our annual Easter Tales & Teapots event hosted by Director of Literacy, Miss Gardner, and our Librarian, Mrs Porter-Nash: Students listened to an Easter tale whilst they tucked […]