Monthly Archives: June 2014

Nottingham High Infant & Junior School Assemblies

Friday 20th June 2014

Infants at Lovell House

Well done! You did your best,
Well done! We’re so impressed,
Well done! Congratulations,
You deserve the praises!

 Respect, Reach and Responsibility

 DSCF2410We were entertained by Ethan P who played ‘Persian Market ‘




MC900431611[1]          Star Certificates: DSCF2409

Reception:          Writing 2Sam E. – for super effort with handwriting and letter formation.


Year1B:       Saad J.– his excellent recount writing about Sports Day. Well done! High Jump
Year 1F: Smiles 3Alfie C. – For learning his Summer concert performance
Year 2W: Harry E. for his great explanation writing on how to play a game of cricket Cricket
Year 2M:  Clock Harry G. – problem solving about time.


Squirrel 2   School Squirrel:  DSCF2411

Reception:          Smiles 3Umair N. – for trying hard with new things, even if he finds it difficult.
Year1B:       George T. – continued hard work with his Lovell’s Got Talent group. Good boy! Glasses
Year 1F: KindGeorge A – Being kind and polite to visitors in School
Year 2W: Ryan M. for always being kind, helpful and responsible in school Tidying Up
Year 2M: PencilNamit B. – observational drawing of the senior school


DSCF2408Oscar & Alfie A. were presented with their Karate belts and also Alfie A. with his Swimming certificates.





We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.

Martin Luther King, Jr.



Annual Public Speaking Competition


1st:                         Razeen S
2nd:                        Gabe H
3rd:                        Tom B

Finalist:                 Ben W., Shivraj S., Joshua M., Ted G-D., Eoin B.

Many thanks to Dr Ben Burton for his adjudication.

MemoryJunior Memory Championship Congratulation to Tom B who finished in 9th place at the finals for the Junior Memory Championship held in London on Saturday.

Mental MathsMental Mathematics

Jake D and Reuben C     Multiplication/division 3, 4 11



Mathletics GoldMathletics Gold Awards
Jack S

2nd Mathletics Gold Awards (40 Bronze Awards)
Neel B, Amun S., William C., Euan C., Frazer L, Euan l., James C-K., Arrandeep M., Joseph M., Oliver E., Nathan H

ChoirSenior Choir

Congratulations to the Senior Choir who came 2nd at the Bolsover Festival.



The boys had a great day at the IAPS Athletics North Final in Leeds on Tuesday 17th June. Everyone performed very well with many of the boys setting PB’s.

Andrew H. finished 2nd in his heat and qualified for the final where he finished 5th. Eoin B. finished 3rd in his hurdles heat,

Oliver B. finished 5th in his 200m heat,

Yousef AM. finished 4th in the 1500m.

Kain W. finished 4th in the discus final.

Andrew H., Razeen S. and Ben W. finished 7th in their field events.

The highlight of the day for everyone was seeing Sammy K. qualify for the National IAPS finals for both the High Jump and 800m. Sammy won the high jump and finished 2nd in the 800m. This is only the second time a NHIJS boy has qualified for the National IAPS Athletics Finals. Sammy has qualified for 2 events.

Mr P Allison


Harry E has completed his Seal 1 Personal Survival Award

Isaac M is the 2014 KSC & MVM 50m Novice Champion.


Ice HockeyIce Hockey

Congratulations to Oscar M who was awarded a medal for his participation in the Telford Venom tournament 2014.


HockeyHockey Congratulations to Robert D who played in the World Youth U12 Hockey tournament over half-term. This was in Holland and was a fabulous experience. He also was able to watch England Men play Spain in the main World Cup. Robert wrote a report on the trip and this is currently featured on the front page of the England Hockey website. He is very proud to have his name on the website!

Tennis   Tennis

Congratulations to Vijay S who was awarded a prize for his Tennis Glossary entry.

Student of Week  Student of the Week 

Tom B for his outstanding commitment to
school events and his unfailing enthusiasm for school life.

Infant and Junior School Achievement Assemblies

Friday 6th June 2014

 Infants at Lovell House

Well done! You did your best,
Well done! We’re so impressed,
Well done! Congratulations,
You deserve the praises!

 Respect, Reach and Responsibility

 We were entertained by Hukam who played ‘Mary had a little lamb’   Lamb

Awards were given out to: Harry G – for achieving his Red belt in Akido, George E – for his football trophies and Arun S received his football certificate


MC900431611[1]  Star Certificates: IMG_0344

Reception:          All Reception for their superb and responsible behaviour on our trip Countryside
Year1B:       Book.jpgSam G. – for his excellent fact writing all about Claude Monet.
Year 1F: George A – for fantastic Monet factfile  Smiles 3
Year 2W: Raman L. – for super capacity work Glasses
Year 2M: Seth D. – for his excellent observational drawing of the arboretum bandstand Bandstand


Squirrel 2 School Squirrel: 100_3717

Reception:          Edward M. for always trying his very best and making super progress! Smiles 3
Year1B:       Writing 2Marley P. – for trying hard to improve his handwriting in lessons.
Year 1F: Thales I. – Always helping to tidy away equipment in the classroom Tidying Up
Year 2W: KindIsaac W – for being so kind, cheery  and thoughtful to everyone in his class.
Year 2M: Krish B. – having a good understanding of capacity Smiles 3

Nottingham High Infant & Junior School Assemblies

Infant and Junior School Achievement Assemblies

Friday 6th June 2014

Infants at Lovell House

Well done! You did your best,
Well done! We’re so impressed,
Well done! Congratulations,
You deserve the praises!

 Respect, Reach and Responsibility

  DSCF2404We were entertained by Harry E who played ‘All shapes and colours’.







MC900431611[1] Star Certificates: DSCF2406

Reception:         Numeracy 3 Aarya S for super addition and subtraction work in maths.
Year1B:     Book.jpgGeorge T for trying very hard in Literacy answering tricky comprehension question




and all of 1B for their superb miniature gardens.Garden

Year 1F: GardenTunde A – Great focus and hard work and all of 1F for their superb miniature gardens
Year 2W: To Cholan S for a fantastic nonsense poem Glasses
Year 2M: Smiles 3Ben H – his nonsense poem.

Squirrel 2 School Squirrel:DSCF2405

Reception:         Luca B. for super addition and subtraction work in maths. Numeracy 3
Year1B:     Hesham K for his hard work making his miniature garden. Garden
Year 1F: Rafe R.– keeping a positive and sensible attitude towards his work



Year 2W: To all of 2W for coming back to school with enthusiasm for the half term aheadSmiles 3
Year 2M: Chris M – natural art collage.Artwork




‘Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.’

Winston Churchill, Prime Minister

Mental Maths

Mental Mathematics

Finlay C-D            2,5,10 times multiplication and division facts.

Football Wembley Boys

Mrs Bruce wanted to congratulate the boys on their conduct at Wembley Stadium – they represented the school impeccably and the staff with them were very proud.

Thanks also to Mrs Slater, Mrs George and Mr Simpson.

Playing music  Music

Performers of the week.


Violin Harvey J., Naveen B.
Cello Thomas B, Callum D


AthleticsAthletics Success at Leeds:

Congratulations to all boys who gave 100% effort against very strong competition:


Matthew E.  1st Under 10 B 80m

Andrew H.  1st Under 11 B 200m

Joshua L.  1st Under 9 B 200m

Sammy K.  2nd Under 11 High Jump

Joshua L.  2nd Cricket Ball

Harry H. 2nd Under 10 A Long Jump

Charlie V. 3rd U9 80m, 3rd U9 Long Jump

Harry T-S.1st , Isaac D 2nd  Imran Z. 3rd Under 10 High Jump

Rui D.- M. 1st, Jake D 3rd Under 9 High Jump

Shivraj S. 3rd U11 Cricket Ball

Dillon S.  1st Under 10 Cricket Ball

Isaac M.2nd Under 9 A 300m

Rui D.- M. 2nd Under 9B 300m

Under 11 A Relay – Sammy, Oliver, Tom & Yousef 2nd

Under 9 Relay – 3rd

Overall Results:

QEGS 1st


Manchester Grammar 3rd

Bradford Grammar 4th

Ice Hockey Ice Hockey

Oscar M from the Nottingham Pumas U10s was awarded his medal from competition where they won the U10 Spring Classic ice hockey held in Dundee.

Swimming Swimming

Isaac M is the 2014 KSC & MVM 50m Novice Champion.

Staff Awards

Rock MaraCongratulations to Mr Jones who ran the ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’ half marathon last weekend and knocked 7 minutes off his PB for the 13.1 mile distance (He also beat Mark Baker, Director of Cricket too!).

Ed Jones before his half marathon

Mr Simpson was named ‘Player of the Year’ for his football team and was the League’s top goal scorer too. Not bad for someone who usually plays in midfield! Footballer





Student of WeekStudent of the Week.

Arrandeep M for consistently good behaviour in the After School Club.DSCF2402