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!

  • Though for the week...

    29th February 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

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  • Harry Potter Event: A night of spells!

    29th February 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    On 29th February pupils from KS2 gathered for a night of spells.

    This event was part of the Words Count strategy where we are encouraging all children to improve their reading and to have a love of reading. It followed on from our succesful Extreme Reading competition and our Book Snooze event. The event was full of fun activities for the children linked to the Harry Potter books, such as: a sorting hat ceremony; an opportunity to make your own potion full of weird and wonderful things; a wand making class;

  • Launch of Enrichment

    28th February 2016 - The Elland Academy

    The Elland Academy has successfully launched its Enrichment Activity programme after school. Students have participated in Table Tennis, Darts, Board Games, Photography and Radio Elland clubs during the launch.

    Students have worked cooperatively and independently in the clubs displaying positive attitudes and enjoyed the chance to be responsible for their own curriculum.

    For more information visit our Enrichment Page.

  • Year 9 Options Evening

    26th February 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Year 9 Options Evening will be taking place on Wednesday 2nd March 2016 between 6.00pm and 8.00pm.

    This evening is an opportunity for you to find out more about the subject choices your son/daughter is able to make for the final two years of his/her time at Melior Community Academy.

    During the evening there will also be a short presentation about the options process held in the Atrium at 6.00pm and 7.15pm.

    We look forward to seeing you there.

  • 2FACED Dance Performance

    26th February 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    2FACED DANCE COMPANY worked with a group of our Year 8 Boys over 3 seperate days. This video is the final performance which was held at the Plowright Theatre in Scunthorpe as part of the Dance Company's UK Tour. 

    We would like to say a huge well done to the students who took part and congratulate them on their achievements.


  • Hallam FM

    26th February 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Hallam FM visited our school this week. Hope you all managed to hear our wonderful children taking part in the spelling competition with Big John on Wednesday. Today Katie has been back to school to give out free fruit to all our pupils.

  • Harry Potter Trip

    26th February 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Y4 pupils having a fabulous time at Harry Potter!

  • Well done Corey!

    26th February 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Fantastic work Corey - confirmation of 1st place in the Speed Bounce at the Hull Schools' Athletics Competition. we are very proud of you!

  • SPTA Arts Symposium

    25th February 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Please see the video of Melior students performing at the SPTA Arts Symposium.  We are very proud of the students and wanted to wish them well done on a superb performance.


  • NLC Word Count Magazine

    25th February 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    We are delighted to announce that Melior have made the front cover of the North Lincolnshire Council Word Count Magazine. We are very proud with the success of our Library and may it's success continue.

  • Praise from Minister of State for School

    25th February 2016 - Garforth Academy

    Garforth Academy were delighted to receive a letter from MP Nick Gibb, Minister of State for Schools.

    Click here to read the letter about our excellent GCSE results.

  • Rocking all over the Vale!

    25th February 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Status Quo’s former drummer beat his way to The Vale Academy and told students to do ‘whatever you want’ musically.

    Jeff Rich, a member of the iconic band for 16 years from 1985, spent a day at the academy.

    He left Status Quo in 2001 to spend more time with his family and, subsequently, has spent a lot of time in schools.

    He provided a morning workshop for Year 9 and 10 GCSE and sixth form music students in Westmoor Hall and spent the afternoon with Year 7.

    Jeff told students about this time in Quo and they wat

  • "You said .... we did"

    25th February 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy


    Thank you for responding to the parents survey. It really helps school leaders to have feedback to help improve our school. The results were very supportive and it’s good to know that we have the confidence of our parents. Some concerns/questions were raised:






    ·         5% of parents had questions about how the school deals with bullying

    WE DID:

    ·         anti- bullying week Autumn 2015

    ·         we reviewed the policy (it’s on this website)

    ·         appointment in school of an anti-bullying offi

  • National Citizen Service

    24th February 2016 - The Elland Academy

    Joe from The Challenge came into school on the 23rd February to speak to our Year 11 students about the opportunity to take part in National Citizen Service (NCS). NCS is a nationwide, government-funded summer programme for 15-17 year olds. It focuses on the transition to adulthood - meeting new people, getting involved in the local area, and developing new skills. It involves outdoor and university residentials, and a social action project. Parents and students can find out more by visiting ncsthechallenge

  • Eureka!

    24th February 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Year 3 and 4 enjoyed their trip to Eureka. We learnt about how robots are used in space and even for to program our own robot.

  • Gymnastics Competition

    24th February 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our fabulous gymnastics team are representing Wybers Wood at the Grimsby Institute competition today and it is nice to see our new school mascot, Nutkins, out on his first official engagement!

    This event has been organised as part of the Sainsbury's School Games initiative.


  • Book week.

    24th February 2016 - England Lane Academy

    We have celebrated world book day early to tie in with our book week. The children all dressed in character costumes and looked fantastic! The book fayre is in school all week - please come and visit during parents' evening.

  • Homework Steering Group

    24th February 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    The Manor Croft Homework Steering Group has now had its second meeting and has been commissioned to improve the regularity, quality and the impact which homework has on learning.  The group consists of Academy Governors, Students, Parents and Teachers and is well on the way to formulating a much improved homework policy, which will be implemented in September 2016.  The group hope that a more project based system of tasks, alongside more traditional homework tasks will help strengthen learning and foster in

  • Year 5/6 Residential

    24th February 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Some of our Year 5/6 children went to Caythorpe on a 2 night residential trip.  They had a brilliant time and took part in lots of fun activities.

    All the children grew in confidence and achieved things they never would have thought possible before the trip. 


  • Calculation Workshop for Parents

    23rd February 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Calculation workshop for Parents Tuesday 23rd February 2:30pm

    Thank you to all of those parents who attended the workshop and show a great interest in their children's learning, your support is greatly appreciated.

    It was lovely to hear your supportive comments about the great work the academy is doing- we are glad you found it helpful!