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!

  • Employability Day

    16th February 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    RASA held it's third annual Employability day yesterday with all students involved in various activities aimed at preparing them for the world of work.

    Anona Philips, one of the business volunteers, commented: 

    "Students in the main have demonstrated positive attributes i.e. ambition, being courteous and friendly, lots of cheerfulness and extroversion were demonstrated.

    The majority of students today have taken personal responsibility for their own learning through skills such as asking questions and answeri

  • 30 Hours Childcare

    16th February 2017 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    From September 2017 the government will increase free childcare for 3 & 4 years olds from 15 hours to 30 hours a week for working parents.

     

    Eligibility Criteria

     

    The extended free childcare entitlement will be available to parents/carers of three- and four-year-olds where:

     

    ·         Both parents are working (or sole parent in a lone parent family)

    ·         Each parent/carer earns on average: a weekly minimum equivalent to 16 hours at national minimum wage and less than £100,000 per year

     

    Or

     

    ·         Both pare

  • Relaunched Year 11 Resource section now live

    16th February 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    We have been putting lots of work into our new look Year 11 resources section of the website, this can be accessed by clicking the Year 11 button at the top of the page.

    We have added a number of subject specific resources with more to come over the next few weeks as we draw ever closer to the exam season. 

  • Half term

    16th February 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Please note school closes at 3.30pm on Friday 17th February and re-opens to pupils on Tuesday 28th February at 8.45am. There will be a staff training day on Monday 27th February.

  • YOUTH COUNCIL ELECTIONS

    15th February 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    Throughout today students from all year groups are taking part in the Doncaster Youth Council elections. The vote is a way for young people to put into practice the knowledge they have gained of the democratic system, by electing candidates from their own school, who will then represent them at the local Youth Council meetings. The Youth Councillors will take the views and opinions from their area’s young people, and present them to local authority decision makers, who will in turn use that information to s

  • KS4 Options

    14th February 2017 - Melior Community Academy

    Students in Year 8 and 10 are in the process of choosing their options. This is clearly outlined in an options booklet given to all students at our recent curriculum evening. If you have not received one of these booklets your child can collect one from the academy.

  • ENRICHMENT UPDATE

    14th February 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    After a successful Autumn/Winter program of activities for the daily Enrichment sessions, we would like to thank both students and staff for their involvement. This program of activities will close on Friday 17th February at 3.30pm.

    Please note: There will be no bus operating after sessions close on Friday.

  • Top careers' awards

    14th February 2017 - The Vale Academy

    High standards in careers provision at The Vale Academy have been recognised with a prestigious award.

    The Quality Award in Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) accredits good practice and encourages development in academies and schools.

    Principal Nicola Williams said The Vale placed a great deal of emphasis on students’ futures.

    “I’m really pleased with the award because it confirms the quality of our work in this really important area,” said Mrs Williams.

    “Parents can be reassured that

  • First five years of conservation

    14th February 2017 - The Grove Academy

    5 years on from  the start of our successful partnership with The Bilton Conservation Group , The Grove Academy  continues to train the  conservationists of the future.

    Year 11 Land-based Studies students ,Josh and Tom, have been busy at the Willow Wood crossroads building a motorcycle barrier, following a  spate of intrusions onto Bilton Fields, in Nidd Gorge, by off- road motorbikes.

    The lads have been getting to grips with barrows, spits, pickaxes , mallets and the fine art of the spirit level, to produce

  • Badminton Club

    13th February 2017 - Willows Academy

    Badminton club is proving very popular and it has been pleasure to take the children each week. All of the children who participate have made great progress with their skills. We have recently been having mini-tournaments which the children really enjoy. They have all demonstrated great sportsmanship and enjoy the challenge, whilst at the same time supporting each other and celebrating their successes. A big thankyou to you all for setting an excellent example each week!

  • STUDENTS VISIT OXBRIDGE

    13th February 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    On Saturday 11th February, 8 students from Ash Hill Academy visited Cambridge University. When students arrived they received a presentation that focused on the university application process and an overview of the different courses available at Oxbridge. Students had the opportunity to explore the university and Cambridge city centre. They also visited the Scott Polar Research Institute to find out how current students utilise the museum for research purposes. The visit was a fantastic experience for the A

  • OXBRIDGE PARENTS EVENING

    13th February 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The Universities of Oxford and Cambridge are delighted to be hosting a parents information evening for parents and guardians who want to learn more about how to support students thinking of applying to these or other top universities. The event will be delivered by Schools Liaison Officers from Homerton and Mansfield Colleges. All events are free of charge.

    When?

    The Information Evening will be delivered at Hill House School on Monday 27th February from 6-7pm.

    What do the sessions cover?

    The Information afterno

  • Year 11 Geography Revision Skills Workshop

    13th February 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Saturday 11th February Kate Stewart, Delta Academies Trust Director of Humanities, arranged for a small number of Year 11 Geography students to take part in a revision skills workshop at De Warenne Academy in Conisborough, Doncaster.  The workshop was aimed at improving outcomes in the forthcoming examinations and our students worked alongside young people and staff from other Delta Academies.

  • Fabulous February Week 2 Update

    13th February 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    We are pleased to announce that last week we had joint 100% winners in Year 7 and a clear 100% winner in Year 8. Well done to those forms! 

    Year 11   11TPE 97.60%

    Year 10    10MGR 99.20%

    Year 9     9JYO 97.74%

    Year 8     8CSN 100%

    Year 7     7MHA 100% and 7MHO 100%

     

  • DC6 Events: Spring Open Evenings

    13th February 2017 - The Doncaster Collegiate Sixth Form

    Students who were unable to attend our Winter Term Open Evenings at our Rossington All Saints, Serlby Park or Don Valley Campuses, dont think you have missed out.

    Our Spring Term Open Evenings at our Ash Hill and De Warenne Campuses are still available for you to attend and see what likfe at DC6 is all about.

    Please see information in our Events Section of the website or click here

  • FROTH Meeting

    11th February 2017 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    The next FROTH meeting will be an AGM meeting held on Wednesday 1st march at 4.30pm. Any new members welcome!

    Learn more about FROTH here.

  • Year 11 Geography Revision

    11th February 2017 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    On Saturday fifteen Year 11 Geography spent the day at De Warenne Academy for a whole day revision session. Good start of your revision!

  • Jungle Book

    10th February 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Tickets are now on sale for our production of the Jungle Book. Monday 27th February, Tuesday 28th February, Wednesday 1st March and Thursday 2nd March.

    7pm in the Auditorium

    Tickets are available from reception. Adults £4.50 and Concessions £2.50.

  • ALL YEARS PARENTS EVENING

    10th February 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The academy will be holding an All Years Parents’ Evening on Tuesday 14th February 2017, starting at 3.00pm. This will offer both students and their families a chance to check on progress made so far this term, as well as discuss next steps for the coming term. Year 11 students in particular will benefit from attending this evening, as they can discuss revision strategies and exam practice with their subject teachers.

    We look forward to seeing you on the evening.

  • Teams' memorable day in Derby

    10th February 2017 - The Vale Academy

    Top-performing five-a-side football teams from The Vale Academy represented North Lincolnshire and took on schools from across the East Midlands in regional finals in Derby.

     The boys’ and girls’ teams travelled to the Soccer Dome at Pride Park, home to Championship Derby County, in the English Schools’ Football Association competition after being crowned district champions.

     They competed against schools from Nottingham, Hull, Lincoln and Derby.

     Teacher Richard Hughes said: “The students had done exceptional