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!

  • MATHS INTERVENTION SUCCESS

    10th November 2017 - Ash Hill Academy
    "Boom,I couldn't do this before tonight and now I'm getting every one correct" - Y11 student.
     
    An excellent turnout last night for the Maths Intervention. 68 students stayed behind for a bespoke Maths session based on students QLA. All selected students failed to score in the recent mock exam on this topic, yet after an hour of intensive tuition, the vast majority were succeeding when answering GCSE past paper questions on the topic. Another great session with fantastic outcomes. Well done Year 11.
     
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  • Children in Need Friday 17th November

    10th November 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Students are invited to wear 'crazy ties or silly socks' as part of Children in Need this year, if they choose to do so there will be a £1 donation made to the charity. If not they need to comply with usual uniform expectations. There will be lots of exciting activities taking place throughout the day to help support Chidlren in Need.

  • Mega Travel Cards and Multi Ride Tickets

    10th November 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    On 11th November First Bus will be upgrading the drivers ticket machines.

    This will mean that some tickets will be sold in smart form only.

    This includes the £6 FirstWeek, the £2 FirstDay and the £7.50 GetAbout.

    A Mega Travel or 16-18 travel pass will be required, as now, in order to buy the product. The difference will be that the product will be electronically written to the card. Therefore, if there is no card we will be physically unable to issue the product.

    In theory, full adult single fare will then be p

  • Children in Need

    10th November 2017 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Join us in celebrating Anti-Bullying week W.C 13.11.17 also Children in Need on Friday 17.11.17. The children can wear non-uniform. The theme this year is spots. Please remember no hairspray, face paint or pjyamas.

  • OPEN AFTERNOON -15th November 2.00pm - 3.00pm

    10th November 2017 - Kingston Park Academy

    Education is the Foundation -

     

    Kingston Park Academy as part of the Delta Academies Trust, is where children make rapid progress. We understand how making a decision about where your child will attend school is not an easy task. A lot has to go into making that decision. Visit our lovely school and decide for yourself. School places are now available for Nursery and Reception for a September start.

     

  • Harvest Festival Food Bank Donation

    9th November 2017 - The Parks Academy

    Thank you very much for donating your Harvest Festival Collection to Hull Foodbank. We appreciate each and every item to help people in need in our communities. We collected 98kgs which is the equivalent of 194 meals.

     

  • Reading Challenge - Silver Award

    9th November 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Oliver in Year 7 who has just become the first student this term to achieve the Silver Award in the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading a variety of books from Serlby Park Library.

    Well done Oliver!

     

     

  • CERTIFICATE EVENING

    8th November 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    We will be holding our annual Certificate Evening on Tuesday 21st November 2017 starting at 6.30pm,  for students from last year's Years 11, 12 and 13. Students and their families are invited to come and celebrate the successful results achieved this summer, featuring guest speaker Mr Jon Whiteley of the Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust, a former student himself. Refreshments will also be available from 6pm.

    We look forward to seeing you at the event.

  • Year 9 & Year 10 Parents' Evening

    8th November 2017 - De Lacy Academy

    Year 9 & Year 10 parents' evening will take place next Wednesday 15th November 2017 from 3pm - 5pm in the Main Hall.

    Students will make appointments with staff in their planners.

    If you can't make it, contact school either by email on info@delacyacademy.org.uk or call us on 01977 622850.

  • De Lacy Shoe Box Appeal

    8th November 2017 - De Lacy Academy

    Miss Anfield has organised the Shoe Box appeal for this year and has asked for all donations to be in school by Friday 17th November at the latest.

    Use this link for more information about this great cause:

    https://www.samaritans-purse.org.uk/what-we-do/operation-christmas-child/what-goes-in-my-shoebox/

    Thank you to all of you who have donated so far.

     

     

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    Include items that children will immediately embrace such as dolls or stuffed toys (with CE label), toy trucks, harmonica, yo-yo, skipping r

  • ASPIRATIONS EVENING

    7th November 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    We will be holding an Aspirations Evening between 5.30 and 7.30pm on Tuesday 14th November 2017,  for students in Years 8, 9, 10 and 11. Students and their families are invited to come and talk to providers of higher education, training and careers, from various sectors of industry and universities. The event will allow students and their families an opportunity to discuss career paths, necessary qualifications, and potential next steps with providers both locally and nationally.

    We look forward to seeing yo

  • Diwali Day

    7th November 2017 - Macaulay Primary Academy

    The children from key stage one spend a day learning all about the Hindu festival of Diwali, They learned about the story of Rama and Sita and how Hindu families celebrate the festival. They learned through a mixture of art, craft, storytelling, drama and discussion. They especially enjoyed sampling the food! 

  • BUS PASSES - URGENT

    7th November 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The academy has been informed that as of Monday 13th November 2017,  students who catch a First bus must show their Mega Travel pass to receive the 80p fare, as the new ticket machines on the buses will now read the Mega Travel pass to allocate a ticket. If students don’t show the Mega Travel pass, they will be charged the full rate.

     

  • Cake Sales for Children in Need

    7th November 2017 - Garforth Academy

    To support Children in Need, the Year 9 GCSE 'Foodies' will be crafting loads of yummy cup cakes for a fund raising bun sale Wednesday 15th November, first and second break at the spiral staircase.

    Cakes for sale from 50p

    Year 11 will be hosting The Great Garforth Bake Off in the Main Hall, so students are invited to pop along and watch as our very own Prue, Sandi, Noel and Paul decide on who will be the champion!

    Slices of all baked goods will then be available to buy at second break.

     

  • Operation Christmas Child - Non Uniform Day

    7th November 2017 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Thank you everyone for coming in non-uniform and donating towards Pastor Simpson's Operation Christmas child.

    The children loved filling the boxes full of gifts for children who are not as fortunate. More details about the scheme can be found here

  • Things that go bump in the academy!

    7th November 2017 - The Vale Academy

    Ghostly goings-on spooked visitors to The Vale’s new building in a student-inspired Halloween special.

    Storytellers, played by sixth form drama students each with a ghostly link to the academy, led the audience around the school.There was a 19th century asylum in the drama studio, a whodunit murder mystery in the gym, a Victorian school and a gory, blood spilling, accident-prone scene.Spooky Tales was a promenade performance set across nine settings, with the audience moving from one to another.

    There was an

  • KS2 RAF Coningsby Trip

    6th November 2017 - Willows Academy

    All of KS2 went on a fascinating visit to Coningsby RAF Base to learn all about the variety of aircraft used in World War 2 and compare it to modern day aircraft. In the hanger, we were amazed at all of the planes including: Spitfire, Lancaster Bomber, Hurricane and Dakota. We learnt so many interesting facts and stories about real life experiences in WW2. We also participated in a structured workshop where we had a chance to put our teamwork and craft skills to the test! Based on all the knowledge we had g

  • NOVEMBER ATTENDANCE COMPETITION

    6th November 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The November Attendance Competition will run from Monday 6th November to Thursday 30th November 2017, with students reminded that they have to attend 100% of the time to achieve the prizes on offer.

    This month, those prizes include an extremely exciting experience for students in Years 9, 10 and 11 - Driving lessons! That's right - for Key Stage 4 students attending 100% during November, there will be the opportunity to get themselves free driving lessons! Furthermore, after a kind donation from the Doncast

  • Hull Junior Open Art Exhibition

    6th November 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    The Art department has submitted an amazing selection of work for the 'Hull Junior Open Exhibition'.

    The competition has various prizes and selected works are displayed at Hull Maritime Museum between Saturday 25 November 2017 and Sunday 21 January 2018.

     Fingers crossed for our talented and brave artists who have put work forward to be considered for the exhibition.