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!

  • SPTA Games

    9th May 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Some of our pupils took part last week in the SPTA Games at the England Institute of Sport at Sheffield. They did us all proud coming second overall in the primary school section, Well Done to all who took part. The pupils also received inspiration from the Gold Medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill.

  • Sunnybank Garden Centre

    9th May 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Year 2 recently visited Sunnybank nursery as part of their plant - how do they grow? project. They had a lovely morning and enjoyed the delicious ice-cream as a treast at the end of their visit.

  • Y5

    9th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    There were some very exotic animals visiting our year 5 pupils today. 

  • Launch of School Council

    7th May 2016 - The Elland Academy

    The School Council meets regularly and discuss’ a range of possible and practical improvements for the class, the buildings and the Academy in general. Issues and concerns raised by pupils go through their Year Representatives (who have been duly elected), by putting the issue in writing and posting it into the letter box in the canteen or via their Personal Learning Advocate.

  • Bali Rai Visit

    6th May 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    At the beginning of May, award-winning author, Bali Rai, visited the academy to discuss the importance of literacy and share his passion for reading and libraries. The day stared with a lecture from the author, who described in great detail his multi-cultural upbringing and his journey to become the professional writer he is today. Crediting his success with an innate love of books and an overactive imagination, he told tales of his youth in Leicester and how his early childhood helped shape the characters

  • Ethel Wainwright Day

    6th May 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy


    Ethel Wainwright Day – Friday 6th May

    Every year, as part of our curriculum enrichment, we celebrate ‘Ethel Wainwright Day’.  As a school we are extremely proud to be named after Ethel Wainwright as she achieved so much in her lifetime and worked tirelessly to improve the education for children in Mansfield. We want our children to learn about inspirational people whose lives have had an impact on modern Britain and the wider world.  Ethel was certainly one of these people!

    Please see below the list of Ethel’

  • Running Club

    5th May 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    Come and join in with running club, every Thursday after school with Mrs Grey, Ms Carnaby and Mrs A Clark. The children warm up in the playground and then go for a run in the village.

  • Success at SPTA Games

    5th May 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Our students once again did an outstanding job of representing the academy on Wednesday, 4th May.

    The annual SPTA games were held at The English Institue of Sport (EIS) in Sheffield, one of the country's largest multi-sports training centre. The competition is split into four categories, Under 13 Boys, Under 13 Girls, Under 15 Boys and Under 15 Girls.

    A huge congratulations to our Under 13 Girls who came joint 1st. The Under 13

  • We are the Champions!

    5th May 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Olympic golden girl Jessica Ennis-Hill was on hand when The Vale Academy was crowned Under 13 and 15 champions at the School Partnership Trust Academies games.

    The two boys’ and girls’ teams represented the school at our sponsor’s annual event held at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield, Ennis-Hill’s base.

    The gold medallist from London 2012 is preparing for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and the event coincided with her training schedule.

    The Under 13 boys and girls and under 15 girls were overall winne

  • Auschwitz Visit

    5th May 2016 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Two sixth form students have just returned from a day trip to Auschwitz as part of the Lessons from Auschwitz Project run by the Holocaust Educational Trust. 

     

    The students took part in an orientation seminar last week before their early morning take off from Leeds Bradford airport to Krakow.  There they toured Auschwitz 1 and Auschwitz-Birkenau with a guide.  They felt that it was all very surreal, very quiet except for the occasional birdsong and they felt that at any time an SS guard could come round the

  • Sheffield Games

    4th May 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 4th May children from Year 4 and 5 went to the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield to take part in the SPTA Primary Games and finished a respectable 6th. The children loved being able to compete in such an impressive venue!

  • Fun into Food

    4th May 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    A big thank you to Chartwells our school meal provider for coming into the academy and working with Reception, year 1 and year 2 about how to put fun into food!

    Each class discussed the different types of foods that Tim was going to cook with, where they came from and how they could measure that they were getting a portion of one of their 5 a day!

    Tim then gave a wok cookery demonstration and helped the children learn about different cooking methods such as steaming and frying. 

    The children then took a delici

  • KS2 Story Writing Competition

    4th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    The competition is now open.  Please click on the attachment for your story starter .........

  • SPTA Games Sheffield

    4th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our pupils represented Wybers Wood at the SPTA Games event held at the Institute of Sport in Sheffield.  It was a fantastic day and there was the added bonus of meeting Jessica Ennis-Hill!

    A big thank you to our everyone who took part.

     

  • 5T

    4th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    The first butterfly has emerged in 5T.  Pupils are studying them as part of their minibeasts theme. 

  • NSPCC Money Rasied

    3rd May 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Crookesbroom has rasied a tremendous £619.72 for NSPCC. Thank you for sponsoring the children- NSPCC really appreciate the support!

  • Premier League Reading Stars

    3rd May 2016 - The South Leeds Academy


    Academy students are really enjoying our very first and exclusive 'Premier League Reading Stars' ten-week literacy programme which commenced on Thursday 17 March 2016. Working in partnership with the National Literacy Trust and the Premier League, students are involved in exciting activities involving Premier League players, winning prizes and receiving a visit from Bali Rai, a famous author of children's books.


  • Tour de Yorkshire Triumph

    3rd May 2016 - England Lane Academy

    The choir were magnificent at the Tour de Yorkshire on Saturday and represented England Lane exceptionally well. Thanks to all children, staff and parents who attended and special thanks, once again, to Nicky and Toni for organising it all. 

  • Mad May Attendance Mayhem - fabulous start!

    3rd May 2016 - England Lane Academy

    What a brilliant first day in our attendance drive. 100% attendance from years 2, 4 and 6. Well done all of you.

  • Playground Leaders

    3rd May 2016 - Pheasant Bank Academy

    We have invested in a trolley filled with new sports equipment for the children to use during their social times. The children are already enjoying using this equipment and we are seeing a greater interest in a number of different competitive sports that they can access.