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!

  • Safer Internet Day

    6th February 2018 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Year 1 and 2 have been designing posters and having discussions about how to keep safe on the internet for Safer Internet Day 2018.


    We talked about what information you shouldn't share online and what to do if you feel worried about anything on the computer or tablet. We also discussed how much time is appropriate to spend on our devices.

  • Calendar News - Pupils' Aspirations

    5th February 2018 - Park View Primary Academy

    Some of our older children in school shared their views about suffrage and talk about aspirations for young women on the Calendar local news.

  • Non Uniform Day

    5th February 2018 - Melior Community Academy

    The academy will be hosting a non uniform day on Friday, 9th February in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

    The charge for students not wearing uniform will be £1 and students are encouraged to wear red to show their support for this charity.

  • Year 7 joining MCA in September 2018

    5th February 2018 - Manor Croft Academy

    If you would like a tour with our Principal then please come to reception and we will arrange for Mr Barnett to show you around.  We are sure that you will be impressed! If you would like to discuss admissions for September 2018 then please contact Ms Karen Broadhead on 01924 325230 or admin@manorcroft.org.uk

  • Post 16 Army Careers Presentation

    5th February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy

    Andrew Turner of the Doncaster Army Careers Office delivered a presentation to our Post 16 students to inspire today’s young people to consider the Army as a career.

    The presentation covered the role of the army in today’s world and the many types of careers available in the armed forces, including roles such as chefs, aircraft technicians, administration, medical, computers and logistics. It also looked at the army’s role in

  • U12 West Yorkshire County Football Champions

    5th February 2018 - Garforth Academy

    An excellent team performance this afternoon has resulted in Garforth Academy Under 12's being crowned West Yorkshire Football County Champions.

    The boys got off to a flying start against Rastrick going 1:0 up after 20 seconds! The final score was  4:1 - a fantastic result on a cold snowy afternoon in Woodlesford. 

    Well done lads !


  • Wild Science Visit

    4th February 2018 - Whetley Academy

    Last week the children at Whetley were visited by some very special animals. Tarantulas and snakes were just some of the creatures we learnt about, and stroked. The children were incredibly brave and totally fascinated with these strange creatures as our expert explained how to feed and care for them.


  • Newsletter 2.2.18

    3rd February 2018 - The Parks Academy

    Read our latest news here on our weekly newsletter.

  • Weekly Newsletter

    2nd February 2018 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Please click on this 'News Item' to see this weeks newsletter

  • Knottingley Foodbank Donations

    2nd February 2018 - De Lacy Academy

    Thank you to everyone who donated to the local foodbank from October - December 2017.

  • Bike donation

    2nd February 2018 - Kingston Park Academy

    We would like to ask any parents/carers if your child has outgrown their bike or recently had a new bike, if they would consider donating the unwanted bikes to our school. We are lucky to be able to offer bikeability training throughout the school but unfortunately not all children have suitable bikes to be able to take part. The training not only provides children with how to stay safe on a bike but it also helps them learn a life long skill of learning to ride a bike. If you have a bike that you think wou

  • Year 6 Parent's SATs Meeting

    2nd February 2018 - Kingston Park Academy

    Year 6 SATs will take place between Monday 14th May and Thursday 17th May 2018. Year 6 parents are invited to a SATs meeting on Tuesday 6th February 2018 at 5.00pm. We will explain what SATs are and what will happen during SATs week. We will share what the tests may include and the types of questions the children will need to answer. We will also explain how we prepare your child in school and what you can do to help them at home.


  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    2nd February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy


    Well done to Allan and Jaden-Ethan in 1RF, who have just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.


    Well done boys!

  • Spelling Bee

    1st February 2018 - Craven Primary Academy

    Well done to our Spelling Bee winners for Spring 1!

  • Competition

    1st February 2018 - Green Lane Primary Academy

    As part of our lead in to World Book Day and the book fair we are running a competition for children to design a book cover to reflect their favourite book.

    Please open the link attached.

    Good luck!

  • Leeds Book Awards - update.

    1st February 2018 - Green Lane Primary Academy

    The Leeds Book Awards is an annual event run jointly between Leeds School Library Service and Leeds Public Libraries.Six of the best children’s books published in the last year are chosen for three separate age-groups. Children are then encouraged to read them and vote for their favourite title. In May there is an award ceremony where some of the children are able to attend and see first-hand their favourite author! In addition, children are able to post their own book reviews on the web-site. Currently, th

  • Year 7 Motte and Bailey Castle Competition

    31st January 2018 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Many year & students took part in producing a historically accurate Motte and Bailey castle. Criteria for the competion was that the castle must include:

    Motte              Palisade             
    Bailey Drawbridge

    The History department were overwhelmed by the number of entries. The quality and attention to detail that the models demonstrated was outstanding. We even had one entry that was made from baked goods! 

    The winners were:

    First Place: Adam Barker

    Second Place: Tommy Steele

    Third Place: Andrew Layco