Category Archives: Events

Performing for the Darley Abbey community

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Today our Junior and Senior choir performed to our local Sight Loss Group, at St Matthew’s Church. In addition to sung pieces, soloists performed on the flute, clarinet, piano and trumpet. The children showed great character and kindness to all...

Excitement as OVS Orchestra grows

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Mrs Hunt has created great excitement with this term’s OVS orchestra. We are very grateful to the parents who have joined the children and played along with them. Playing a musical instrument offers many benefits to children of all ages...

Titanic Adventure

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  Year 1 and 2 were transported back in time this week as they recreated a trip on the Titanic. Each child was given a ticket, as well as an identity for the day, both based on the real passenger...

OVS Pupils excel at Derby Arts Festival

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We are very proud of all our entrants i this year’s Derby Arts Festival. Pupils from Year 1 to Year 8 competed in Vocal. School Choir, Speech & Drama and Instrumental sections of the competition, often winning their classes. This...

Red Nose Day 2019

Red Nose fun pays dividends!

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Thank you to all our wonderful children, parents and staff for making Red Nose Day 2019 such a success! We raised £500.17 with fun activities and a very special ‘I’m a Teacher Get Me Out of Here’ critter challenge!