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!

  • Message from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

    18th January 2017 - De Lacy Academy

    The following message has been sent from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service in regard to head lice treatment:

    “We would like to remind parents and carers to always read and follow the instructions carefully when using chemical insecticide products, typically sold in chemists, to treat head lice. This is because these treatments contain flammable elements. You should not therefore use hair dryers, or any other ignition source such as matches, lighters and candles near anyone during the treatment process w

  • Reading Challenge

    18th January 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Eve 2NJ, who has completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all 18 books.

     Well done.

     


  • Reading Challenge

    18th January 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Jessica 4JS, who has completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all 18 books.

  • Year 7 and 8 Indoor Athletics

    17th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    The athletics season kicked off on the 17th January with the Kirklees Schools qualifiers at Batley Sports Centre. Three Manor Croft teams, Year 7 Boys and Year 8 Boys and Girls, qualified for the Kirklees finals on Tuesday, 7th February at the Barn on Leeds Road.  The students took part in track and field events and represented the Academy with pride and passion all afternoon.  Parents who came to support the event commented on how well behaved and organised the teams from MCA were on the day.  Although we

  • SATs 2017

    16th January 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    In the 'Useful links' tab of our website we have put a link to a video, which summarises the Key Stage 2 tests that Year 6 will take in May 2017. 

  • Don't Give up!

    16th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Our Academy Vice Principal, Mr Hewitt, is this week delivering Assemblies on the theme of Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural development.  Mr Hewitt and the students are focusing on resilience and the importance of never giving up.

     
     
  • Young Voices

    16th January 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    On Friday 13th January, 22 pupils, 4 staff and lots of supportive parents, travelled to Sheffield to take part in the Young Voices musical concert.

    For further information please visit the Student Celebrations page on the site, which also has photos from the events.

    http://www.hatfieldwoodhouse.org.uk/Young_Voices_2016_2017

  • Cheaper travel with the 11-16 MegaTravel Pass

    16th January 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Children aged 11-16 and living in South Yorkshire can apply for a MegaTravel Pass to prove to bus drivers, tram conductors and ticket sellers that they are entitled to travel at reduced cost on public transport. You can apply for the 11-16 MegaTravel Pass online. Full details on how to apply can be found here: Travel South Yorkshire

    11-16’s travelling without a valid pass will be charged full fare.

  • Thought for the Week...

    16th January 2017 - Park View Primary Academy

    This week, Years 1, 2 and 4 will be visited by the Road Safety Team. The children will be given advice and take part in Pedestrian Skills Awareness Training.

  • School council

    15th January 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Our School council will be fund raising by selling fruit kebabs on the 27th January.

  • Chinese New Year

    15th January 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Chinese New Year will be celebrated on the 30th January.

  • Parents Evening

    15th January 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Parents evening for all classes will be held on the 19th January.

  • Have a look at our latest Ofsted report!

    15th January 2017 - The Parks Academy

    Come and have a read....

  • A revised Self Evaluation Form

    15th January 2017 - The Parks Academy

    We have also updated our Self Evaluation Form highlighting how we are going to address ways forward from the Oftsed inspection.

  • Well done Y6 on your Hull IV success!

    15th January 2017 - The Parks Academy

    Some of the Year 6 children have spent their week working hard at another academy, intensive small group sessions alonside staff from their own academy. Fantastic team work with our sister academies!

  • This Week's Newsletter

    13th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please see this week's newsletter

  • Continued Professional Development

    13th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Our weekly CPD session is delivered as a whole school as well as in curriculum areas and is an invaluable opportunity for whole academy development and tailored sessions relevant to curriculum area needs.

    After listening to feedback from staff, we structure our training techniques in order to provide time within the working week to allow teachers to share good practice and act upon advice and feedback, which in turn allows them to become more effective in their practice. As an academy we believe that we shou