A Magical Week of Reading

Howard Junior School celebrated the annual ‘World Book Day’ event in style this year, with activities lasting throughout the week. An after-school book club, guess the teacher’s favourite book competition, an entire day in book character costumes and to top it off a visit from famed local author James Nicol! Staff and pupils alike thoroughly…

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Ukraine: King’s Lynn school says it wants to inform pupils

As Putin’s attack on Ukraine continues to intensify, many people are wondering how to explain the situation to children. The BBC has visited a school in Norfolk to find out how they are talking to pupils about the conflict – and to hear from pupils themselves, many of who have families in countries such as…

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Howard Junior School has magical Harry Potter day, with ‘biggest Great Hall recreation outside of Warner Brothers studios’

A Lynn school transformed into Hogwarts with “the biggest recreation of the Great Hall outside of Warner Brothers” yesterday. Students wore authentic looking Hogwarts robes for Howard Junior’s Harry Potter themed event, and headteacher Greg Hill wandered the halls dressed as Dumbledore. The main school hall was painted with beautiful Harry Potter inspired artwork that…

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The Inspire Suite on Radio Norfolk

Our amazing Dr Who themed Inspire Suite corridor was featured on BBC Radio Norfolk. Listen to the feature on Nick Conrad’s show by clicking the play button below. http://howardjunior.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Radio-Norfolk-Dr-Who.mp3

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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. Apple Distinguished Schools are centres of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence…

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SATs Results 2016

We are very proud of our latest set of SATs results, which have remained high when graded under a new system of criteria. Well done to all our pupils. Reading – Expected standard or above 85% Writing – Expected standard or above 83% Maths – Expected standard or above 83% Reading – Achieving high standard…

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