King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Weekly Update – 18th May 2018

What a great week it has been! Firstly, I must say ‘Well done’ to all of our Year 6 pupils, who sat their end of key stage tests this week. Each one has been a real credit to the school, showing focus, concentration, perseverance and determination to do their very best – and they certainly […]


Weekly Update – 11th May 2018

It’s the end of another fantastic week at King Offa! Yesterday, we welcomed Mr Tim McCarthy, CEO for AAT, to King Offa, who took a tour of the school. He was incredibly impressed with the quality of pupils’ work and their contributions in classes. The school environment was purposeful with classroom displays celebrating success and […]


Weekly Update – 4th May 2018

As I write, the sun is getting ready to join us for the weekend! Thank you to all of you who joined us for yesterday’s ‘Big Breakfast Special’. As always, it was extremely well attended and a great festival of delicious breakfast food and fun! To see so many families enjoying breakfast together is certainly […]


Weekly Update – 27th April 2018

It has been a very busy week in school, with many, many visitors celebrating the teaching and learning in classrooms. Pupils’ behaviour has been exceptional – comments such as ‘Pupils are a real credit to the school’ certainly supports that! I am very proud of all the pupils and the hard work they give to […]


Weekly Update – 20th April 2018

A big welcome back to the new term! It never ceases to amaze me how quickly the school year goes – it’s Term 5 already, with lots to look forward to! The sun making an appearance has certainly been a welcome change; as always, there has been a great buzz around the school, with children […]


Weekly Update – 29th March 2018

We finished a fantastic term with a special ‘Certificate of Merit’ assembly. Pictured, are the twenty-eight children (two from each class), chosen by their teachers, who were awarded a ‘White’ certificate for exceptional effort and learning across the past term. We are extremely proud of all the winners, chosen for a whole host of reasons, […]


Weekly Update – 23rd March 2018

On Wednesday, we joined with millions of people around the world to show our awareness for ‘World Down Syndrome Day 2018’. Well done to all of the children and staff who wore their funky and odd socks for the day. We learned about the extra chromosome that causes Down’s Syndrome, but celebrated that we are […]


Weekly Update – 16th March 2018

The week has ended with the school bathed in glorious sunshine, with the children focused, engaged and enjoying their learning! We took the time in assembly, today, to reflect on the life of Professor Stephen Hawking, who sadly passed away this week. The children learned how he, as a great scientist, overcame the barriers, hurdles […]


Weekly Update – 2nd March 2018

The weather has provided a few challenges this week but school has continued as normally as possible. Huge thanks to all the staff team for their efforts to keep school open. Mr Weller has gone above and beyond to make sure that paths are clear, the playground is safe and that the heating has stayed […]


Weekly Update – 19th January 2018

Pictured this week are children from across the school who have been working really hard on their writing. I spent time in their classes and was really impressed with their enthusiasm and the progress they are making. Well done to them and their teachers! Today the children in Reception classes and the Nursery had visitors […]