King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Head’s Weekly update 16.06.22

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to this week’s update. This week has been a very busy time, even though it has been a short week! The children have enjoyed being outside in the sunshine during focussed lesson time and learning breaks. I saw a fun English lesson where Year 2 were making their own potions […]


Head of School Weekly update 27.5.22

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to the last weekly update of the term. How time flies when we are having fun! We would like to say thank you to Steph (our visitor) from the Dogs Trust. She has been delivering workshops across the school this week and it has been well received by teachers and […]


Head of School weekly update 20.5.22

  Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to this week’s update. Firstly, I would like to share that the pupils at King Offa work incredibly hard, not just this week but every week. It is important to celebrate the achievements of the pupils and share with you the wonderful things that the children participate in and […]


Head’s Weekly update 6.5.22

             Dear Parents and Carers, I hope you had a lovely bank holiday weekend. This week the children have been working hard as always. I have seen some super descriptive writing in Year 3 about ‘Trolls’, the range of vocabulary was varied and imaginative, such a delight to read. In addition, I have spotted some […]


Head’s weekly update 29.4.22

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to this week’s update. The children and staff have been super busy this week. The Year 3 children have visited the local museum and I understand that they had a fabulous time learning and exploring new things about Smuggling, including handling artefacts and hearing amazing versions of events.  A group […]


Head of school Weekly update 22.4.22

           Dear Parents and Carers, I hope you have all had a lovely break over the Easter period and were able to enjoy some of that beautiful weather. I would like to start by welcoming some new staff to our King Offa team… Mrs Engelbrecht has joined us as a Teaching […]


Head of School weekly update 18.3.22

  Welcome to this week’s weekly update. The children have been impressive as always. I want to begin by saying a huge well done to all of the children that took part in the Sandown Cross Country event on Wednesday. The event had the largest amount of attendees it has ever had!! We are so […]


Head of School weekly update 11.3.22

  Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to this week’s update. Firstly, I want to say a huge thank you to the children and staff for helping and mucking in where’s needed this week. We have had a high volume of staff absence and I want to express my gratitude to everyone who has helped out. […]


Head’s weekly update 4.3.22

Good afternoon, This week has been eventful. A highlight of the week has to be our celebrations of World Book Day. We chose the bedtime story theme and dressed in our pyjamas, thank you for supporting us and joining in. Our super potato competition was well received and so many of the children brought in […]


Head of School update 11.2.22

  Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome to the final Head’s update this term. It has certainly whizzed by! I would like to begin by saying a huge thankyou, our Number Day event raised a super £199.25 for the NSPCC. We are so proud of the children’s engagement throughout the day and their positive attitudes towards […]