Race for life

Well done to all of the children, staff and parents for supporting us with the race for life.  We have raised a fantastic amount of money, the grand total to date is £1067.50!!

Thank you!

  • Easter Holidays

    11th March 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Please note school will close for the Easter Holidays at 3.30pm on Friday 18th March. There will be a training day on Monday 4th April for all Staff. School will reopen to pupils on Tuesday 5th April

  • Easter Celebration Assembly Y3/4

    11th March 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Y3/4 parents are welcome to attend our Easter Celebration Assembly at 9.30am on Friday 18th March.

  • Ladybirds Stay & Make

    11th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    To help towards our topic of fairies, pixies and elves we asked our parents to join their children for one of our stay and make sessions to make a home for them!

    We had lots of parents come to help, so a big thank you and of course we got some fabulous homes for our little friends too!

  • Wybers Wood v's Reynolds Primary

    11th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our Wybers Football Team won 9-3 against Reynolds.  Well played boys.

  • World Book Day

    11th March 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    As part of our activities for World Book Day, the well-known author Peter Murray visited school. Following on from this visit the children had the opportunity to purchase signed books at a cost of £6.00.

    Peter vistied each year group where he told one of his favourite stories Scabbajack. The children had a wonderful day!

  • Amazing Joseph

    10th March 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    On 10th March, Year 2 accompanied by Mrs Clark and Mrs Hatton arrived at the Baths Hall to take part in the Amazing Joseph production.

  • Year 2 Stay & Make 'Tour De Yorkshire'

    10th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Thank you to everyone who joined us for year 2's stay and make for the Tour De Yorkshire.

    The giant puppet called Donco, will be used at the finish line of the cycle race and is being built by a few selected Doncaster schools. We are very fortunate to be included in this select few.

    So this stay and make session our parents were able to put their idea's forward as to what they felt would be the best representation of the Rossington community to feature on Donco.

    Thank you to everyone who helped make this sessi

  • Year 11 Easter Intervention

    9th March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    There will be a number of intervention sessions taking place during the Easter holidays.  These sessions will provide an opportunity for Year 11 students to revise and or catch up on various areas within specific subjects. A letter will be issued during the last week of term containing the schedule of sessions. If you have any concerns regarding these sessions please contact Mrs Nixon in the first instance.

  • BBC School Report 2016

    9th March 2016 - Garforth Academy


    Year 9 Students from Garforth Academy made the news for real on 10 March 2016 as they took part in the BBC News School Report.

    The students were fantastic all day and produced some great stories from the potential sugar tax to the proposed ban on tackling in school rugby. Click the link below to see more!

    Click here to see our report!

  • Making Lions

    9th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Y5 & 6 have been making lions for the story Daniel In The Lions Den.  Pupils tested their skills at knotting two pieces of fabric. 

  • A Fairy in School!

    9th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Did you know we've had a fairy visit reception!

    Doncaster Arts have sent a real life fairy to help the children with their topic of Pixies, Elves and Fairies! She has been helping the children answer their questions about where fairies live, what they eat and what they enjoy doing. Some children even got to try being a fairy too!

  • Active Games

    9th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Children at Wybers enjoying the fun new games that are on offer in the active zone at lunchtimes.

  • Y11 Ambition Programme

    8th March 2016 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On Wednesday 2 March, targeted Year 11 students attended a visit to the University of Nottingham. This was part of the University Post 16 Ambition Programme. The programme is deigned to support students throughout secondary education to make the most of their ambitions and support them to achieve their best.


    The focus of this visit was to support the students to learn the benefit of study skills at this key time of their educational journey.  Students also completed a series of maths revision sessions in pr

  • Y6 SATs workshop for Parents

    8th March 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Tuesday 8th March 2016 at 2:30pm

    Year 6 Parents

    Please join us for our up and coming SATS workshop in which we will discuss the format of the new tests and answer any questions you may have.

    We will look forward to seeing you there!

  • Thought for the week ...

    7th March 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

    Random Acts of Kindness! Watch this video, as the camera tracks an act of kindness as its passed from one individual to the next and manages to boomerang back to the person who set it into motion.


  • Maths Transition Master Class

    7th March 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Ash Hill’s transition formula is adding up and multiplying!

    The Ash Hill Academy Maths Faculty has led the way within the local area, providing some innovative specialist Maths teaching to students from six separate primary partner schools.  Monday afternoon Period 5 is now set aside to teach 33 gifted and talented Year 6 mathematicians with the potential to achieve level five or six in their forthcoming SATS examinations!

    Mr Butterley our Site Manager and another available member of staff collect the majorit

  • Congratulations to the Year 11 Rugby Team

    7th March 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    Congratulations go to the Manor Croft lads on a stunning performance against their Welsh opponents winning 34 - 24 this afternoon. 

  • 25th Courage Award 2016

    7th March 2016 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Mansfield Rotary Club held their annual Courage Award luncheon on Tuesday 1 March 2016. This took place at Portland College.

    The student that Queen Elizabeth's Academy put forward this year was Shawn Hornby. This was for showing courage in the face of communication barriers which can make his learning demanding at times. The 11 year old has shown an exceptional committment to learning and has made considerable progress and exceeded targets in art, design and technology and English.

    Shawn has continued to go f

  • Science Week

    7th March 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Whoop whoop - we can't wait for our Science week commencing 7th March. Donations of 2 litre bottles will be greatly appreciated - keep in touch with our Twitter pages to find out what we do with them...

  • Science Week

    7th March 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Frogs and Spiders have been sending the Beebots out on a mission into space. Check our blog and twitter for all the pictures. What a fantastic week in year 1! The children made and launched rockets for science week and they had lots of fun!  Butterflies have loved learning all about Tim Peake and space. They enjoyed being scientists by carrying out investigations to find the best material to keep a room dark. All of the children also enjoyed making and launching their own rocket; they would love you to ask