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!

  • Deputy Head Girl 2015

    13th November 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Congratulations to Alice Nicholls on her appointment of Deputy Head Girl at Queen Elizabeth's Academy.

  • Children in Need

    13th November 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    A fun day was had by all in support of Children in need. We held a non uniform day and all the money raised went to Children in need. We all enjoyed taking part in the Blue Peter super hero mask competition too. Thank you to all those you donated.

  • Children in Need 2015

    13th November 2015 - Rowena Academy

    The children and staff had a fun non-uniform day with many children dressing up as their favourite 'Superheroes' for the day.  We raised an amazing £494.01 for Children in Need. Well done everyone.

  • Samaritan's Purse Appeal 2015

    13th November 2015 - Rowena Academy

    A huge thank you to everyone who filled a shoebox for the Samaritan's Purse Appeal. We sent an incredible 64 shoeboxes to different parts of the world to children who are less fortunate than us.

  • Children in Need

    13th November 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    The staff looked fabulous dressed as their heroes today. We raised almost £100 – thank you!

  • Lord of the Flies Visit

    13th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    On Wednesday 11th November the Y9 and Y10 drama groups visited the Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield to see William Golding's 'Lord of the Flies' as part of their GCSE studies. 

    During the performance students made observations on how the play was directed, acted and designed and will now use their observations in a 2000 word documentary response to the performance.  The story was adapted for stage by Timothy Sheader and was a visually stunning interpretation which featured a full scale airplane body on stage, ar

  • Assistant Head Boy 2015

    13th November 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Congratulations to Adam Wallace on his appointment of Assistant Head Boy at Queen Elizabeth's Academy.

  • Army Careers Presentation

    13th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    The academy welcomed SSgt William Douglas, army careers advisor, this morning.  He delivered a presentation to students from Y9-13 who are interested in a career in the army.  Students learnt about the wide and varied apprenticeship opportunities that include, Engineering, Combat, Logistics and Transport, Medical, Music and Ceremonial and Communications.  This had a profound effect on the students and provoked them to ask a number of interesting questions. 

    The army will be back in one lunchtime to talk fur

  • RASA Student Wins Youth Sports Trust Award

    13th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Caitlin Griffith along with 7 other HSLA Leaders joined Active Fusion to help deliver their Connecting Communities project Actively-eat-y.  The project was piloted over 12 months and Caitlin and the other leaders delivered physical activity games afterschool at Grange Lane and Pheasant Bank Academies.  The project was aimed at encouraging families to develop their knowledge of Health and Well Being and for the students to develop their Higher Sports Leader skills.  The project was funded by the Youth Sport

  • St Botolph's football team's story so far

    13th November 2015 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Amazing results for the St Botolph's football team this week!

    On Tuesday we had a win for both our boys team and our girls team. Girls won 6-2 and the boys 10-0!

    The boys have also taken part in the Knottingley Family Football tournament. They won the trophy back for the school for yet another year and will be representing Knottingley next week at Minsthorpe. Miss Machin and all the teachers are extremely proud!

    Well done everyone!

  • Assistant Head Girl

    13th November 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Congratulations to Lucy Cowe on her appointment of Assistant Head Girl at Queen Elizabeth's Academy.

  • London visit

    13th November 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 11th November and Thursday 12th November Y5 had a very fun filled, exciting and inspiring visit to London.  This years visit included watching the evening performance of Lion King and a visit to the Natural History Museum.  The children also thoroughly enjoyed staying in a hotel, what an experience.

     

    Please click here to see their diary!!

  • Children in need

    13th November 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    Thank you to everyone who sent in donations to go to children in need.  The children raised a fabulous £170!!  They all looked very warm and cosy in their pyjamas, it was wonderful to see all children and staff supporting such a wonderful charity.

  • Brass concert

    13th November 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    We would like to say a huge thank you for the wonderful brass concert this morning.  The music hub are fantastic and the staff are incredibly talented.  Inspiring children!

  • Children in Need

    13th November 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Friday 13th November was Children in Need day. The children had a non uniform day and we also held a raffle. We raised £278 a massive thank you to all who donated.

  • West Yorkshire Playhouse

    13th November 2015 - England Lane Academy

    We are inviting all our children in Upper Foundation to attend a trip to the West Yorkshire Playhouse on Tuesday the 1st of December. This is to watch the enchanting tale of the Night Before Christmas.

    For more information on the performance please click here to be directed to the website.  Please see below a copy of the letter sent out to parent/guardians.

     

  • Children in Need

    13th November 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Thank you to everyone who generously gave to Children in Need on Friday. Grange Lane Infant Academy raised an amazing £153 by wearing non-uniform with a spots and stripes theme.

     

  • Collective Worship

    12th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    This week we were pleased to welcome Katherine Warman from 'Right Up Your Street' into the academy to deliver collective worship.  

    Katherine described the work she has undertaken with the local community on the Rossington Community Quilt 100 Scars for 100 years.  This piece of art was produced as part of the WW1 Centenary project.  We currently have the quilt on display in the academy until 26th November. 

    http://rightupourstreet.org.uk/rossington-village-quilt-100-scars-100-years.

  • ROAD TO RIO- Duncan Goodhew MBE visits JWA

    12th November 2015 - John Whitgift Academy

    On the 11th November, Premier Sport,  the UK’s leading provider of physical education and sports coaching services to schools, had their official launch in North East Lincolnshire and it was our honour to hold it here at John Whitgift Academy.

    Along with Premier Sports staff came Olympic gold medallist Duncan Goodhew MBE, who won the 100 metre breaststroke at the 1980 Olympic Games, and was on hand to give gold medal winning advice to the children. The purpose of the visit was to work with years 7 and 8 stud

  • Gideons Visit

    12th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Local representatives from Gideons International recently came into the academy to deliver their annual collective worship to Y7 students.  All Y7 students were presented with a copy of the New Testament and Psalms.

    The Bible from Gideons International contains additional information on:

    The Gideon Story.

    What the Bible says about key ideas e.g. prayer, faith etc.

    Where to find helo in the Bible when you are feeling angry or bitter.

    Where to find help in the Bible when you are choosing a career etc.

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