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  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 7th May 2021 7th May Headteacher's Message, Friday 7th May 2021 As I drove to work this morning my attention was drawn to an articulate speaker on the radio discussing the impact of Covid on young people.
  • Celebrating Curriculum Support 7th May Celebrating Curriculum Support Our Curriculum Support Team has always provided vital support to those students that have needed it, but over this last year, their work has become more important than ever.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 30th April 2021 30th Apr Headteacher's Message, Friday 30th April 2021 Life at CNS this term has felt more normal than in a very long time. Restrictions on the field have been lifted, co-curricular clubs are increasing in number and trips and visits are being planned again.
  • Covid Heroes stamp design competition 29th Apr Covid Heroes stamp design competition Over the next couple of weeks Years 7, 8 & 9 will be designing stamps to honour the heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Year 8 Spring Watch 29th Apr Year 8 Spring Watch If you are in Year 8, why not join our exciting new Spring Watch club and find out more about local wildlife.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 23rd April 2021 23rd Apr Headteacher's Message, Friday 23rd April 2021 It has been another excellent week at CNS and the finer weather is certainly lifting spirits. This is especially noticeable at break times when the students are enjoying the green spaces we are so lucky to have.
  • Sixth Form building name shortlist 23rd Apr Sixth Form building name shortlist It is with great excitement that we proudly announce the shortlist for the name of the new City of Norwich School, An Ormiston Academy Sixth Form Centre.
  • MFL's Zick Zack challenge 22nd Apr MFL's Zick Zack challenge Do you like to dance? Then have a go at MFL's dance challenge! There's a £20 voucher up for grabs and points for your house team!
  • Earth Day 2021 19th Apr Earth Day 2021 This week we are celebrating Earth Day, and we are promoting the OAT competition where students are encouraged to upcycle something that is commonly thrown away.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 16th April 2021 16th Apr Headteacher's Message, Friday 16th April 2021 It has been a pleasure to welcome everyone back to school this week and attendance has been excellent. This is a busy half term with Year 11 and Year 13 entering their final full half term at CNS and preparations beginning to welcome the new Year 7 and Year 12 ahead of September.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 26th March 2021 26th Mar Headteacher's Message, Friday 26th March 2021 As we approach the Easter break, I would like to thank parents for their continued support throughout this term.
  • Sociology students enjoy virtual visit from Tara Westover 25th Mar Sociology students enjoy virtual visit from Tara Westover With a little help from 'Zoom', Sociology students were delighted to welcome acclaimed writer Tara Westover to CNS recently through a virtual visit.
  • Year 11 Leavers' Prom 2021 25th Mar Year 11 Leavers' Prom 2021 Year 11 Leaver's Prom tickets are now available to purchase at £30 per person via ParentPay.
  • NSSP Easter Active Holidays Bingo 25th Mar NSSP Easter Active Holidays Bingo During the Easter holidays, Norwich School Sport Partnership is challenging pupils and their families to get active!
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 19th March 2021 19th Mar Headteacher's Message, Friday 19th March 2021 This week has been a calm and purposeful one with all members of the community adapting to the return to school.
  • Reading, Libraries and Transition 18th Mar Reading, Libraries and Transition We recognise the value of encouraging as many students to read as wide a range of books, whenever and wherever possible. So it's great that NOA and Norfolk Libraries have joined up to offer a new pilot project that supports children's access to libraries.
  • OAT Easter Matholympics Challenge 18th Mar OAT Easter Matholympics Challenge Officially starting on Monday 22 March 2021, this Easter maths challenge is open to any student who wishes to take part from Key Stage 2-5.
  • Global Recycling Day 15th Mar Global Recycling Day This week's Thought Of The Week focuses on Global Recycling Day which is Thursday 18th March.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 12th March 2021 12th Mar Headteacher's Message, Friday 12th March 2021 It has been an emotional week welcoming back students and staff and experiencing the school come back to life. It must have been emotional for parents and carers too, as your children returned to school after so many weeks at home and I have no doubt you will have been pleased and anxious in equal measure.  
  • Big Norfolk Holiday Fun 11th Mar Big Norfolk Holiday Fun If your children are eligible for means tested free school meals, then this is for you! Apply by 12th March to secure a free place.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 5th March 2021 5th Mar Headteacher's Message, Friday 5th March 2021 As we move from one phase of learning to another, I want to express my thanks to parents and carers for all their support, hard work and patience in managing remote learning at home.
  • Kids read more when we Turn On The Subtitles 5th Mar Kids read more when we Turn On The Subtitles We wanted to let you know how this brilliantly simple, free, small change to children's existing TV viewing habits can drastically improve their reading skills.
  • Super Science Saturday 4th Mar Super Science Saturday This year Super Science Saturday will be a virtual event but will still give lots of opportunities to celebrate British science week.
  • Parent Survey Summary 4th Mar Parent Survey Summary At the end of the last half term, we asked parents to tell us about their experiences of remote learning during the school closure. Here's a summary of the responses.
  • The Bright Ideas Challenge 4th Mar The Bright Ideas Challenge What will cities look like in 2050? How will they be powered to be vibrant, healthy and clean places to live? That’s the question being put to students aged 11-14 by The Bright Ideas Challenge, Shell’s cross-curricular schools’ competition.
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 26th February 2021 26th Feb Headteacher's Message, Friday 26th February 2021 There has been a lot of news this week impacting on our students and families.
  • New Pearson GCSE Revision App 25th Feb New Pearson GCSE Revision App The new Pearson Revise app is a free app for students to use to support their learning. Students can use the app to track their progress, test KS4 topic knowledge with quick quizzes, and share progress with teachers.
  • Hidden Humanities Competition 25th Feb Hidden Humanities Competition Calling all Year 7, 8 & 9 students!†
  • Headteacher's Message, Friday 12th February 2021 12th Feb Headteacher's Message, Friday 12th February 2021 Thank¬†to all parents and careers who have supported remote learning this half term.
  • Careers Newsletter, February 2021 12th Feb Careers Newsletter, February 2021 The CNS careers team have put together a newsletter with lots of great information and advice.¬†
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