Named after one of Suffolk’s most famous authors, the George Orwell Library is situated at the heart of the school. It offers a very well stocked fiction, non-fiction and reference section as well as twenty computers. There are also newspapers and magazines.
The library aims to
Staff and contact details
You can contact the library on 01502 574474 (ext 175) or at [email protected].
Code of conduct
Library code of practice
Computer code of practice
The library computers are available to all students for school work or research. They can be reserved for classes or can be used by individuals with permission from a member of staff. Please note, the library computers are never used for gaming.
Do you have a Suffolk Library Card? If not, simply go to any library in Suffolk and ask to join. If you do, by simply using your library card number you can access a whole range of online resources. Visit Suffolk Libraries, Information Resources to access a huge range of useful information:
… and much, much more. All you need is your library card number.
Plagiarism is the act of presenting another’s work or ideas as your own. If you copy something you must say so. Give the name and details of any book title or web page whose information or ideas you use.
Click here for the academy’s online library.
You can use Eclipse.net anywhere, not just in school, as long as you have access to WiFi.
Download the iMLS app here.
What shall I read next?
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Students at Ormiston Denes Academy have earned an international accreditation this academic year, recognising their amazing work in making their school more environmentally friendly and raising eco-awareness in fellow students. Eco-Schools is an international education programme that prompts young people to explore sustainability and climate change and take action. Students at Ormiston Denes Academy collaborated […]
We are excited to announce that the Schools Eco Council have now announced their Eco Code for Ormiston Denes Academy.
The Year 10 Raising Achievement and World of Work Week takes place at the academy during the week commencing 11th July 2022. Below are some helpful websites to access: https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/ https://www.icanbea.org.uk/ https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/ https://www.themasontrust.org/about/
On Thursday 2nd June 2022, we were very proud to have students, Archie, Amy and Calum, represent the school in a memorial service and plaque unveiling to the late David Parr, for the 40th Anniversary of the Falklands. Mayor of Lowestoft, Councillor Alan Green, Lieutenant General Jonathan Page OBE and Mr Philip Turner, Chairman of […]
We were proud to be part of the Festival of Suffolk as the torch left Ness Point, the most easterly part of Great Britain. The Lowestoft Town Council reported on the story, including thanks to Head Boy, Archie who was the Lowestoft Town Council torch bearer. You can read council’s full story on their Facebook […]
This year, Her Majesty the Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth. To celebrate this unprecedented anniversary, various events have been taking place in the academy, and this morning staff and students came together […]
The canteen staff have prepared some Platinum Jubilee treats for the street party on the field today! At lunchtime, students will get the chance to enjoy Victoria sponge muffins, jammie shortbread crowns and cheese and fruit mini scones and also enjoy a variety of games!
Ormiston Denes Academy students are delighted to be presenting a cheque to the Norfolk LGBT+ Project after their fundraising production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream .The PRIDE production, the first ever held at the academy, was entirely run by students and audiences made a charitable donation in exchange for their tickets. A total of £150 […]
Save the date! Saturday 16th July 2022 11.00am – 2.30pm. We can’t wait for the return of our summer fete this year and welcome you all to join us! Free entry and fun, for family and friends! There will be lots happening on the day… • Live performances. • Workshops. • Exhibitions. • Refreshments. • […]
Our Eco Council are participating in the national The Big Plastic Count next week. We have bins in school for students to put their used plastics in, and we would also encourage you to take part at home. Full details are on student’s Personal Development Google Classrooms, and tally sheets can be collected from Mrs […]