Monthly Archives: September 2016

Nottingham High Infant & Junior School Achievement Assemblies

Infant School

Friday 30th September 2016

 Star CertificateStar Certificates:

RB: Anoushka SP for working really hard at her numbers when adding ‘1’ more numbers
RF: bheaviourNeha B for fantastic listening skills and behaviour
1A: Ellie C – settling so well into her new school and trying so hard with her handwriting. handwriting



1R: well-done-sep-16William L for settling down to his work readily this week and showing me his very best



2B: Tom F –  His sensible and kind behaviour in all areas of the school. Kind


2W: Tidy ClassGeorge W for always working so hard in every lesson


squirrel-3School Squirrel:

RB: William H for coming in to the classroom and sitting quietly ready to learn.well-done-2
RF: sitting-carpetRohan L for being ready to learn on the carpet
1A: Ammar S – a great start to Year 1 and always trying to do the right thing. fantastic
1R: well-done-sep-16Ethan S for speeding up and producing more work of better quality.


2B: Ben J for gaining confidence to join in and enjoy the drama lessons in school. Drama


2W: well-done-sep-16Arjun J for gaining confidence in the classroom and playground.



Junior School

Friday 30th September 2016

 I never lose. I either win, or learn.

Nelson Mandela:
Revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist,
President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999

Rugby BallRugby
The Year 6 rugby team had a very good afternoon at The Elms Triangle Fixture.  They defeated Ratcliffe College 3 tries to 1 and then went on to defeat The Elms 3 tries to 2.

Thank you to Mr Farman for taking them away.



Mini Marathon/ Triathalon

Congratulations to Matthew M and to Phoebe F for achieving medals in the events.



Congratulations to Phoebe F for the RYA Sailing Scheme




Congratulations to Taylor B for achievement in swimming for Carlton Forum




Student of WeekStudents of the Week
Year 5, great to take away on residential and then brilliant at Open Day.

Ethan C  for his amazing effort in all subjects across the curriculum.  His efforts are really shining through . . .  Well done Ethan.

Shuban Y for his excellent sales technic at Open Day

Nottingham High Infant & Junior School Achievement Assemblies

Infant School

22nd September 2016


Star CertificateStar Certificates:

RB: Aman L – for perservering with his cutting out and joining to make a moving  scissors skeleton.
RF: well-done-sep-16Amber R  always being ready to learn – looking and listening
1A: Sam P – absolutely fantastic story telling with all the actions. fantastic
1R: KindSahil G for always being kind and helpful
2B: Vismay G – his fantastic behaviour on the school trip to Sudbury Hall! school-trip
2W: MathsAmir A for fantastic maths work this week


squirrel-3School Squirrel:

RB: Gurshaan B for always using good manners. good-manners
RF: 100Louis G super effort when labelling the different parts of the body with his group
1A: Orson S – a fantastic start to Year 1:  great work, great attitude, great smile! fantastic
1R: well-done-2Ayda M for being an independent learner and solving problems for herself
2B: CJ S- trying hard in all lessons and making lots of new friends! make-new-friends-clipart-1
2W:  well-done-2Jaikar L for settling in to the class and school so well.


Junior School

23rd September 2016

There is no elevator to success. you have to take the stairs.



Bolsover Choir Festival

Congratulations to Mrs Kawalec and the choir who have received a Gold Certificate for their entry to the Bolsover Choir Festival


The Associated Board of the Royal School of Music

Piano Grade 2 Thomas B
Shlok B
Grade 4 Jack D
Violin Grade1 William H
Trumpet Grade1 Finlay C-D
Grade 2 Marcus S
Alto-Saxophone Grade 1 Nikhil S
Alex B
Trombone Grade 1 Otto G


Congratulations to Nicole B for her Front Crawl medal.




Student of WeekStudents of the Week
Toyan G for his aspirations for the future in service to others.

Finlay C-D  for a great start to the term both in terms of effort academically and in being a brilliant role model to others.




Nottingham High Infant & Junior School Achievement Assemblies

Squirrel 2

Infant School

Thursday, September 15th 2016

 Star CertificateStar Certificates:

RB: Taha H for matching the correct words to the pictures independently. words-to-pictures
RF: family-portraitNeha B – fantastic family portrait.
1A: Alex A – for his great storytelling skills when he brought the wolf to life when we red-riding-hood-wolfretold Red Riding Hood.
1R:  enthusiasticZev D for being so enthusiastic and positive about being back at school. His attitude is infectious!
2B: Jonas M – settling into a new school and making new friends. make-new-friends-clipart-1
2W: working-hardTarun B – working extremely hard this in all subjects


squirrel-3School Squirrel:

RB: Chloe G for settling so well in to the school routine. well-done-2
RF: Charlotte C – looking after the classroom and helping to keep it tidy tidy-up-time
1A: well-doneSophie B – for using her initiative and being wonderfully helpful and enthusiastic in the classroom.
1R: Oliver G for settling in beautifully over the last week and displaying model behaviour bheaviour
2B: fantasticRohan S – his fantastic new start to school in Year 2 and playing with new friends.
2W: William F – making a really positive start to the year and being helpful to all well-done-sep-16

Junior School

Friday, September 16th 2016

Quote of the week:

Knowledge speaks but wisdom listens.

Jimi Hendrix, musician and songwriter


The new caution thing has got me working harder….for some reason!

Isaac W., Y5 Smart Cookie


student-of-weekStudents of the Week

  • All of the Junior School who have worked very hard on their INCAS tests.
  • Georgia A for being very brave in the last week and making great progress to become a happy and confident member of 3C
  • Ruben E for spontaneous kindness to his class mates.
  • Taran S for settling in beautifully to school, being helpful and kind towards others and for being polite and well-mannered at all times.