King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Head of School Update – Friday 24th January 2020

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update. It’s been lovely to see so many children who have brought up their work to show me this week – they are always so proud of their progress and their achievements. Pupils in Year 2 have been learning about division in Maths and how to use number lines to […]


Head of School Update – Friday 17th January 2020

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update! This week has been as busy as always with the added excitement of a visit from Ofsted on Wednesday and Thursday, for our full, Section 5 inspection! We were pleased to be able to welcome Mr Dylan Davies, HMI from Ofsted on Wednesday, along with his team of inspectors, […]


Head of School Update – Friday 10th January 2020

A Happy New Year to all of our pupils and their families. Welcome back to King Offa in 2020 and this, the first update of a new year and a new decade! Children have returned to school well and have been extremely settled, finding out about their new learning and projects for the forthcoming term. […]


Head of School Update – Friday 13th December 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update! Despite some challenging weather, our planned visits and trips all went ahead this week. On Tuesday, pupils in Year 2 enjoyed their visit to Bodiam Castle, to learn about the castle’s features and the community who would have lived there. The children had a great day, including trying on […]


Head of School Update – Friday 6th December 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update! I’d like to start by saying ‘Well done’ to all of our Year 6 pupils who attended and performed in last night’s (Thursday) ‘Christmas Big Sing’. Alongside pupils from Little Common and Pebsham schools, our fabulous Year 6’s sang a collection of modern favourites and traditional classics, alongside the […]


Head of School Update – Friday 29th November 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update. It’s been so lovely to have all of the pupils back at King Offa, following the recent school closure. I hope you have been able to see some photographs from across the week. We hope to be able to add some others to our Facebook page, later today. Although […]


Head of School Update – Tuesday 26th November 2019

Good afternoon, I wanted to update you with some photographs from across the day and these can be accessed via our Facebook page. Despite the torrential weather, pupils came in incredibly calmly. Although the halls look different, the children walked very sensibly to their classrooms – thank you for sharing the photographs with your child. […]


Head of School Update – Thursday 14th November 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update. We have been supporting the national schools’ anti-bullying campaign this week. This year’s theme is, ‘Change Starts With Us’. This year the goal is to inform children, parents and carers to know that it takes a collective responsibility to stop bullying. Throughout the week, children have been reminded about the […]


Head of School Update – Thursday 24th October 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update, and the last of Term 1! It doesn’t seem possible that we are already one term down in this school year – a total of 34 teaching days already! We’ve had a very busy week. I love the Paragon events and always look forward to these taking place in  […]


Head of School Update – Friday 18th October 2019

Welcome to this week’s Weekly Update! Pupils have been working hard throughout the school. Pupils in Year 6 have been designing and making their own Ancient Egyptian artefacts, including funerary masks and canopic jars, using a range of media, including clay and papier mache, and art and design skills. Funerary masks were used to cover […]