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22 Mar 2022

Time Table Rockstar Day 2022

At Orchard, we understand that knowing times-tables forms the gateway to children’s progress in understanding calculation and numbers. The government are also introducing a new times table check for Year 4 pupils from June 2022. Whilst the children regularly practise rapid recall of times tables up to 12 X 12 ... (click to read more)

22 Mar 2022

Rotary Letter Ukraine March 2022

Following their ‘Love in a Box’ Christmas Shoebox Appeal, the Rotary Club of Derby is joining again with the charity Teams4U in an appeal for essential items for people affected by the crisis in Ukraine. Teams4U have supported people living in poverty in Eastern Europe for many years and have ... (click to read more)

03 Mar 2022

Open Evening - February 2022

Now that Covid restrictions have been lifted, we are really looking forward to welcoming visitors and volunteers safely back into our school. Parents and carers are therefore invited to a very informal open evening on Monday 14th March 2022, where you can drop into school anytime between 3.15pm-5.00pm to visit ... (click to read more)

03 Mar 2022

'Rainbow of Hope’ non-uniform day to help the children of Ukraine

As a school, we would very much like to be able to help the child refugees of Ukraine who are facing unimaginable suffering. Therefore, for a donation of £1 (feel free to give what you would like however,) pupils are invited to wear a colour of the rainbow for a ... (click to read more)

03 Mar 2022

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea Party 2022

Come and celebrate Mother’s Day in the Orchard pop up tea room! Mothers or any other special person who is like a mum to pupils at Orchard are invited to call into the hall and studio after school so that they can be treated to an afternoon tea of home-made ... (click to read more)

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