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!

  • Robinwood write up now online!

    23rd November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Have a look on the Robinwood page to discover the skills the children developed whilst away at the weekend! Look under 'Curriculum', then 'extra curricular visits and visitors' then look down the left for 'Robinwood 2016'.


    23rd November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Record Breaking Attendance to Maths enrichment.

    I would just like to send out a massive CONGATULATIONS to all the Year 11 students that attended the enrichment session on Monday night.

    A staggering 92% of the year group attended, they were engaged and worked on vital topics in readiness for their mock exams.

    Domino’s pizza was enjoyed by all and they managed to demolish 25 large pizzas in minutes.

    Don't forget to keep attending the regular enrichments, there will be some Christmas surprises over the next few we

  • Year 9 Rugby League at Huddersfield Giants

    23rd November 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    The Year 9 rugby team took part in a rugby league session with the Huddersfield Giants.

    Steve Hardisty who is the Huddersfield Giants Education Manager took our students on a session opposite the scholarship students.  The students worked through a number of skills based drills.  Steve went on to say to Mr Audsley that 'You have a very talented and respectful group of young men', and he has invited the students down for another session.

    The students also had the Huddersfield Giants Head First Team Coach, Ric

  • Weelsby Woods Adventure

    22nd November 2016 - Willows Academy

    On Tuesday 22nd November, the whole of Willows Academy adventured to Weelsby Woods. With crisp, sunny weather and the ground covered in leaves, it was a beautiful afternoon for all. All classes separated to complete different woodland related tasks, from leaf collection and den building, to the measurement of trees. The shared experience was enjoyed by every member of the school.

  • It's raining it's pouring ...

    22nd November 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Nothing stops the children at our school from having fun learning outside.  The nursery children had a great time singing nursery rhymes, going on a bear hunt through thick oozy mud and seeing their reflection in the puddles.

  • Santa visits Craven!

    22nd November 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    Santa took time out of his incredibly busy schedule to pay a visit to the children in Foundation Stage and KS1. Children have been asked to write Santa a letter, which is to be returned to school, and one lucky child will win a luxury item from their Christmas List!

  • KS3 Night in the Woods

    22nd November 2016 - The Grove Academy

    As the first  challenge in The Grove Academy’s new Personal Development Programme, the KS3 students were challenged to spend a night in the woods, sleeping in self–built shelters.

    Designed to improve the students’ personal resilience and self-confidence, the challenge involved:  route planning; use of public transport; map reading;  teamwork; leadership; shelter building and campfire cooking. As much as possible, the  students were given control and independence with the activities and the decision making.


  • Classroom In The Woods

    21st November 2016 - Willows Academy

    As part of our topic on Invaders, KS2 went to the Classroom in the Woods. Miss Green’s and Miss Davenport’s class’ focus was Anglo-Saxons and Vikings. We participated in a variety of activities including:

    • Building boats from wood and string, which we floated down the river.
    • Foraged for our own food-finding sloes, blackberries and raspberries.
    • Building shelters from logs and branches we found in the forest
    • Plucked, cooked and ate pigeon that had been shot earlier in the day.

    Mr Wooliss’ class participated in a va

  • Road Safety

    21st November 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    Mr Audsley, Assistant Principal has been delivering assemblies to all year groups on road safety.  A large number of students in our Academy walk or cycle to school so it is extremely important that students know how to keep themselves safe on and around our roads. 

  • UCAS Progress Student Applications

    21st November 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    UCAS Progress student applications are now open for Post 16 pathways.  Please speak to your Personal Progress Tutor or C&K Careers staff (based in the Academy Library every Tuesday and every other Wednesday).

  • Children in Need 2016

    20th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    The Parks held a super spotty day on Friday for Children in Need. We raised an amazing £139.

    This brings our total for this year up to £269 already!

    Our next event will be Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 9th December. Proceeds will be donated to Save The Children.


  • Robinwood 2016

    20th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Pupils are having an absolutely fantastic time at Robinwood. We will create a page with plenty of photos and details very soon. In the meantime, please check @TheParksAcademy and @ParksAcademyFS1

  • Y6 Hull Primary Enterprise

    20th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    The children finished 5th out of 20 schools from across Hull and East Riding. They had to list 10 things that they like about Hull and also 3 things that they would like to see in the future. The prize was for their idea and sales pitch was that Hull should have a heat source provided by the Earth's molten core and underground water supplies. This would keep the city at a constant temperature throughout the year. Outstanding behaviour throughout, impeccable manners, responded well to adult interaction and t

  • Robinwood Photos now on the website

    20th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Look under the curriculum tab and then under Visits and Visitors.

  • Cross country

    19th November 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    A group of children from East Garforth braved the elements to compete in Cross Country on Saturday 19th November. They started in the rain, but finished with a rainbow. Well done to all who took part. For more pictures follow us on Twitter @EastGarforth_PA

  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Thank you for your support with Children in Need- we raised over £314.40 for this amazing cause!

    Congratualtions to Vanessa who won the BIG Pudsey Bear!

  • This Week's Newsletter

    18th November 2016 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please see this week's newsletter

  • Innovation Week - Year 4 & 5

    18th November 2016 - Willows Academy

    On the first day of ‘Innovation Week’ Year 4/5 have been learning about the different foods from around the world. They have completed research based challenges, estimated and weighed a variety of fruits and to finish the day off had a tasting session. They had to come up with WOW Words to describe the fruits they were tasting and I can tell you, some of the reactions and WOW Words were rather surprising!

  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    The Little Grangers showed off their artist skills today making a Pudsey Bear as part of the schools fundraising day for Children in Need. 


  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Thank you to everyone who supported Children in Need by wearing their pudsey clothings or spots and stripes. We made an amazing £106 for the great cause.