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Middleton Crescent

Costessey

Norwich

NR5 0PX

Ofsted Outstanding School 2012 | 2013
BBC School Report 2017

Library

Welcome

Our newly refurbished Library is based in the Trafalgar Block and benefits from a split mezzanine floor. The mezzanine level of the Library houses most of the Library’s computer facilities as well as a section for Higher Education and Careers Guidance. Meanwhile, the lower level houses the Library’s wide range of fiction and non-fiction stock. Students are able to visit the library during the academy day; before school, during break & lunch times and at the end of each day for Homework Club. Students in Lord Nelson Sixth Form are also able to use the library during their study periods.

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Borrowing Books

Students are able to borrow up to three books for three weeks, which can be renewed up to three times. There are also reference books for students to use within the library.

Library Lessons

Students in Years 7 & 8 regularly visit the library during their English lessons. During these lessons, students are given 20 minutes to read silently. During the remaining 40 minutes, students complete the Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum challenges.

Homework Club

The library runs a Homework Club everyday after school, from 2.45pm until 4:15pm Monday-Friday. The Homework Club provides access to computers and facilities for printing homework. Help with homework is also provided by the Library Manager and Student Librarians.

Around the world

Around the World Reading Challenge

As a #ReadingAcademy, we have started a new ‘Around the World’ Home-School Reading Challenge. The Challenge is designed to encourage students to read even more at home. Students choose their own method of transport and place this on the world map when they arrive at each country. Every time they read at home for 15 minutes and get their parents to sign their reading passport, the more miles they can use to travel to the various countries around the world. On arrival, students can complete the Challenges for Each Country, which will contribute to their Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum Library Challenges.

Opening Times

Monday-Friday: 8.30am-4.15pm

Library Events

The library hosts a variety of exciting events, including author visits and themed evenings throughout the academic year.

Details of each event, will be publicised here throughout the academic year.

Contact

Library Manager: Ms J. Cole
Telephone: 01603 742310 Ext 222
Email: Library@ormistonvictoryacademy.co.uk
Follow us on Twitter: @LibraryVictory
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