Lower School news

Date: 21.09.2017

Form 3 took part in an amazing Willow Sculpting workshop last week. The wonderful sculptures will be placed in the Outdoor Classroom for all to enjoy.

Date: 19.09.2017

Roald Dahl’s magic has woven its way through book pages and our imaginations for decades so, at Norwich Lower School library, we thought we should take the opportunity to celebrate him and his tales on Roald Dahl Day.        

This year, Dahl Day fell on Wednesday 13th September: this date is when Roald was born and would mark his 101 birthday!

Date: 18.09.2017

On the first day of term, the Lower One pupils visited the Cathedral Cloisters.

Date: 13.09.2017

During the summer holidays, ten Lower School pupils embarked on a trip described as ‘five days in another world’: a voyage around the Suffolk and Essex coasts aboard Thalatta – an historic Thames Sailing Barge.

Date: 06.09.2017

On the first day back at school, the children were very excited to see their new adventure playground. 

Date: 09.06.2017

Form 2 held their own Dragon's Den style task. They were given the task to come up with a design for the Jarrold's Site based on what they had learnt about sustainability and settlements. There were many fabulous designs, models and presentations and 12 children were selected to go through to the 'Dragons' Den' grand final, featuring judges Mr Steward and Mr Pye.

Date: 23.05.2017

A Lower School team travelled to Felsted Prep School to compete in the semi-final following their successful heat in the East Anglia area heat held in February. The team came a creditable sixth, congratulations to all involved.

Date: 08.05.2017

Pupils from the Lower School and four other local schools worked with the Writers’ Centre Norwich over eight weeks to launch their own book celebrating Norwich as the first city in England to be nominated as a UNESCO City of Literature.

Date: 02.05.2017

Norwich School entered 5 teams into the Eastern Region Snowsports Association Schools Championship event on an extremely busy day at Norfolk Snowsports Centre. Around 400 athletes attended the biggest ever ERSA Schools Race on a fine spring day.

Date: 02.05.2017

On the final day of the Lent Term, the Lower School raised £231.40 for the Marie Curie charity by 'wearing something yellow'.

Date: 18.04.2017

On Sunday 2nd April, 54 staff, parents and pupils embarked on the Lower School Ski Trip 2017 to Bormio, Italy.

Date: 23.03.2017

Congratulations to the School Choir and the Chamber Choir who were both awarded 'Outstanding' following their performances at the Norfolk County Music Festival. The Chamber Choir sang 'Linstead Market' and 'Catch me if you can', and the School Choir sang 'You've got to pick a pocket or two' and 'Will you go lassie go'.

Date: 02.03.2017

Pupils at the Lower School celebrated World Book Day on the 2nd March by dressing up as a character from one of their favourite books. We had characters from a wide range of books which included wizards, the Mad Hatter, Mr Men and Where's Wally.

Date: 22.02.2017

Alex Mitton visited the school to give an inspirational talk in assembly and a coaching session for some of the F3 boys.