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!

  • Hitting The Headlines!

    26th January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Following the announcement of Rossington Academy ranked as the best school in Doncaster for ensuring student progress, we are delighted to feature on the front page of the Doncaster Free Press: www.doncasterfreepress.co.uk

  • New features of the website

    26th January 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    You might have noticed over the past month we have added some new sections to our website and therefore I thought i should give you an overview of whats new. 

    Letters Home

    All letters that are sent home from the academy can now be found in the Parents tab and then by clicking Letters home. 

    Year 11

    We have launched a dedicated section of the website for Year 11 resources, this will be added to over the coming months in preperation for the exam period. 


    As we have many more enrichment activities we have

  • Pie & Peas Event

    26th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Thursday 2nd February the Maths team will be hosting a ‘Pie & Peas’ night for all Year 11 students and their families. This will be a celebration of the hard work our students are currently undertaking within their Maths lessons and will also be an opportunity for families to ask any questions about the new Maths GCSE over an informal pie & peas meal! Students will be given back their mock exam results and prizes will be given out for students showing the highest amount of progress since the November exa

  • U14s Badminton Kirklees Finals

    26th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Thursday 26th January saw the finals of the Kirklees Schools Badminton Championships held at Huddersfield Leisure Centre.  The Under 14 boys’ team had qualified in first place after the regional event the month before; and now they were up against the top teams in Kirklees.  Joe, Ben, Liam and Muhammad played in singles and doubles competitions against Shelley College, Whitcliffe Mount and North Huddersfield College.  After 3 close matches the team finished in third place and were presented with bronze meda

  • Storytelling Laurate, Taffy Thomas!

    25th January 2017 - Weelsby Academy

    Year 3 and Year 4 have been working on writing stories based on ‘The Clever Wish’ by storytelling Laurate, Taffy Thomas.

    Excitingly, the teachers asked the story teller to come into school and share some more of his exciting stories.  Taffy lives in the Lake District but was happy to make the long journey when he heard about how much the children loved ‘The Clever Wish’.

    The children were amazed by his story telling coat which had been designed by an artist and took two years to make. The story telling coat

  • KS3 Trampolining Champions

    24th January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Congratulations to Olivia Cope, Katherine Grice and Dannika Horn who competed in the Doncaster U14's trampolining competition last night.  They all performed superb routines with Dannika achieving the highest score in the competition after a flawless routine that finished with a somersault that was faultless.

    They are now through to the South Yorkshire Finals for their age group!

    Good luck in the finals!!  

  • Hoverboards

    24th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please note the use of 'hoverboards' is not permitted on site as under Section 72 of the Highway Act 1835 it is an offence to wilfully ride on the footway.

    The health and safety of children, parents and visitors is paramount therefore we ask that all 'hoverboards' are left at home. If they are seen in use on the site, you will be asked to refrain from using it.

    Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

  • Improving Academy out of special measures

    23rd January 2017 - Melior Community Academy

    Melior Community Academy was last inspected by Ofsted on the 13th and 14th December 2016. Melior Community academy is no longer in special measures.

    Ofsted inspectors delivered their verdict on Melior Community Academy in a report published today (Monday, 23rd January).

    Strong leadership has transformed a Scunthorpe academy and taken it out of special measures for the first time in almost five years.

    Principal Zoe Bidmead and Chief Executive Officer of its sponsor Delta Academies Trust Paul Tarn welcomed the o

  • Thought for the Week...

    23rd January 2017 - Park View Primary Academy

    Did you know that Beeston Library is open every day? Visiting your local library with your child is a wonderful thing to do!

  • DfE Performance Tables

    23rd January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    The DfE performance tables have been published and we're proud to announce that the academy has been confirmed as being the top performing school in Doncaster for the new Progress 8 measure.


    The score of 0.4 for Progress 8 places the academy in the top 25% of schools nationally.

    We're delighted that the hard work of both students and staff has been recognised.      


  • Year 1

    23rd January 2017 - Weelsby Academy

    Look at our fabulous year 1 pupils who visited the Superhero Academy!

  • Y5 making hixotropic substances!

    23rd January 2017 - Weelsby Academy

    Y5 children made their own “cornflour slime” (Thixotropic substance to give it its correct scientific term) from cornflour and water.  It formed a crumbly solid at first, but when they added more drops of water and applied some pressure, it “magically” turned into liquid!

  • This Week's Newsletter

    20th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please find this week's newsletter

  • The Vale's top performance

    20th January 2017 - The Vale Academy

    New-style performance league tables put The Vale Academy in the country’s top 25% of state-funded school.

    The Department for Education says the academy is one of the highest performing in North Lincolnshire, with a Progress 8 figure of 0.25. The average score across the country was -0.03.

    The tables, released on Thursday, also confirm The Vale had a record 72% of its Year 11 students achieve Grade C or above in English and maths last summer.

    When compared to 55 other secondaries with a similar intake, The Vale


    20th January 2017 - Craven Primary Academy

    The training day scheduled to take place on Friday 17th February has now been postponed.

    Friday 17th February will now be a normal school day, please ensure that your child attends on this day.

    The training day will now take place at the later date of Friday 26th May 2017.

  • News Letter - Spring 1 - Week 3

    20th January 2017 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter for Spring 1 week 3

  • Year 2 Topic Trip of the Local Area

    20th January 2017 - Weelsby Academy

    Pupils enjoyed a very informative coach tour of Grimsby, Cleethorpes and surrounding areas.  They visited the Grimsby Docks and the Dock Tower, Blundell Park Football Stadium, Cleethorpes Dscovery Centre and Waltham Windmill with it's mini railway!