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Lynn’s Howard Junior School takes a trip on the wild side

Lynn’s Howard Junior School takes a trip on the wild side

Howard Junior School turned wild for a day on Friday to raise money for World Wildlife Federation’s endangered species programme. Children and staff came to school dressed as their favourite wild animals and took part in themed lessons throughout the day, as well as additional fundraising activities at playtime and lunchtime. Youngsters produced some excellent…

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Did you spot Johnny Depp in King’s Lynn yesterday?

Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp was in King’s Lynn yesterday – or at least his look-alike, Darren Potter, AKA Captain Jack Sparrow, was.   The dead ringer for the movie star, who has appeared on TV’s Britain’s Got Talent, opened a children’s pirate play area at Howard Junior School in King’s Lynn. Headteacher…

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Taking a walk on the wild side at Lynn’s Howard Junior School

Pupils from Howard Junior School took a walk on the wild side by participating in a photo shoot with a difference for the World Wildlife Fund. Youngsters were treated like famous models after having Cat Finlayson, from 
bodypaintingbycat.com, paint their hands with breath-taking pieces of hand art, before being photographed for a 
national campaign. The…

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Junior school in King’s Lynn turn corridor into Doctor Who’s Tardis

A junior school in King’s Lynn have given one of their corridors a dramatic transformation by turning it into a Tardis.   @Nigel_Pickover @EDP24 could this be the best classroom corridor in the UK? pic.twitter.com/yFmYkG3cE2 — HowardJuniorSchool (@HowardJuniorSch) May 17, 2016 Howard Junior School have turned one of their corridors into the famous time machine…

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Children at a King’s Lynn junior school promote WWF campaign

  Professional body artist Cat Finlayson visited a group of pupils at Howard Junior School to help them promote a WWF campaign to support endangered species. The charity is asking schools, workplaces and homes to don fancy-dress costumes for their ‘wear it wild’ day. Head teacher Gregory Hill, said: “We always teach children about environmental…

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King's Lynn pupils boosts Nepalese twin school

Lynn’s Howard Junior School has raised more than £150 in support of its twin school in Nepal. They did it by painting a giant shoe and covering it in spare change, in order to buy the students in Nepal better footwear after learning that many walked great distances to the school, through areas heavily damaged…

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Authors board the Pirate Ship at King's Lynn School

Students at Howard Junior School in Gaywood got a treat last Thursday as best selling authors Helen Baugh and Ben Mantle visited their Inspire-Suite classroom. Helen, author of numerous children’s books including The Witch with an Itch, tweeted her thanks later: “HUGE thanks to HJS for all the piratey love shared with me”. Ben, an…

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Norwich City FC visit King’s Lynn Howard Junior School

Tom Armit from Norwich City Football Club Study Centre presented a signed NCFC ball from all the players as a very special Christmas present for pupils of Howard Junior School in Lynn on Monday. Howard entered a prize draw run by NCFC Study Centre and out of hundreds of entries won the top prize. Tom…

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King’s Lynn school create their own version of John Lewis ad

Department store John Lewis has produced one of the most powerful advertisements on our screens this Christmas. It made such an impact at Howard Junior School, they created their very own version. It tells the story of a little girl who looks through her telescope one night to discover an old man living on the…

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