Apollo Academies Trust RSS feed http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk Latest news from Apollo Academies Trust en-gb The school with a Tardis, a Harry Potter world and a glow-in-the-dark library http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/the-school-with-a-tardis-a-harry-potter-world-and-a-glow-in-the-dark-library/ Teachers need to 'wake up' to the need for digital experiences, says headteacher of Howard Junior School 2019-05-08 Expelliarmus and off with his head – it’s World Book Day 2019 http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/expelliarmus-and-off-with-his-head-its-world-book-day-2019/ Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland and Where’s Wally were favourites among youngsters this World Book Day. 2019-03-11 See inside Norfolk’s first LEGO classroom http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/see-inside-norfolks-first-lego-classroom/ It may seem strange to put a best-selling toy at the heart of a classroom. 2019-02-13 They gave their lives for our future – Howard Remembers http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/they-gave-their-lives-for-our-future-howard-remembers/ “They gave their lives for our future”. Wise words from someone so young. Howard Junior School held an amazing remembrance service 2018-11-09 Graduation day for Howard Junior School pupils http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/graduation-day-for-howard-junior-school-pupils/ More than 150 pupils from Lynn’s Howard Junior School graduated from the Children’s University programme at the University of East Anglia this week. 2018-06-19 The sky is the limit for pupils learning skills for the future http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/the-sky-is-the-limit-for-pupils-learning-skills-for-the-future/ Pupils at Gaywood’s Howard Junior School are preparing for the future following the opening of an exciting new room at their school. 2018-05-21 Wildlife buff Chris Packham praises Norfolk youngsters for planting more than 100 trees http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/wildlife-buff-chris-packham-praises-norfolk-youngsters-for-planting-more-than-100-trees/ Green-fingered youngsters from Howard Junior School were praised by wildlife buff Chris Packham for their tree-planting project. 2018-05-16 Reading Rabbits Sledged to Safety! http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/reading-rabbits-sledged-to-safety/ A teaching assistant braved treacherous conditions to rescue her school’s beloved reading rabbits, carrying them to warmth and safety on a sledge for three miles in the snow. 2018-03-05 Howard Junior School recognised as an Apple Distinguished School! http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/howard-junior-school-recognised-as-an-apple-distinguished-school/ Howard Junior School is pleased ​to announce that it has been recognised as an Apple Distinguished School for 2017–2019 for its innovative use of iPad to accelerate learning through the power of collaboration; raising aspirations and achievement for our pupils and our local community. 2018-02-26 Meet Biscuit and Bramble http://www.apolloacademiestrust.co.uk/latest/meet-biscuit-and-bramble/ Meet Biscuit and Bramble – Howard Junior School’s two new reading rabbits. The fluffy friends have made their debut the school this week. But they are more than just pets – they have been bought in to ‘listen’ to the pupils read. 2017-11-28