Monthly Archives: June 2018

Miss Nolan wins Headteacher of the year at the prestigious 2018 TES School Awards

A Grimsby headteacher has been crowned the best in the country. The executive principal of Ormiston South Parade Academy (OSPA), has been announced as the winner of the Headteacher of the Year at the 2018 Tes Schools Awards. Jane Nolan, who has been principal of OSPA in Grimsby since 2014, won the prestigious award at […]

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Mental Health awareness week

The Health and Wellbeing of the children and staff at our school is of paramount importance. Happy and healthy children do better in school and they need happy and healthy staff to help them thrive. Last week the children and staff took part in a range of activities that helped them to think and learn about […]

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An OSPA Production—E Safety

This term a selection of 8 year 5 students have been working on an ‘Animation Movie’.  This has been done over the last 5 weeks after school.  Although they have been advised and supervised, the movie has been all their own work, including Scratch animations and performances by the pupils of their own written raps. The content […]

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Archery and dodgeball for OSPA pupils

In May OSPA had an Intra-school tournament for Years 1-6. The sporting focus was archery and dodge ball. The classes were split into teams and all pupils took part in each sport. This is to ensure that a good sense of sportsmanship is adopted as well as helping to spark that competitive edge within our pupils.

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Miss Nolan and Miss Robinson’s special visits to London

The Executive Principal and Head of School at Ormiston South Parade Academy (OSPA) in Grimsby have been recognised for their outstanding contributions to teaching this week, meeting the Prime Minister and visiting Buckingham Palace.   Kate Robinson, Head of School, attended a special reception in Downing Street on Monday, hosted by Prime Minister Theresa May, […]

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