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!

  • Bishop Paul's Visit

    24th March 2016 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Bishop Paul Williams walked the Stations of the Cross with a group of students when he visited Queen Elizabeth’s Academy on Maundy Thursday.

    The group, which also included the Principal, Mike Smith, Chair of Governors Pam Bishop and the Academy Chaplain Steph Smart, paused at each station to pray and reflect with Bishop Paul.

    Each station was represented by a beautiful piece of artwork on the walls of the cloisters at the Academy. The art had been produced by  students.

    At the Fourteenth and final station – ‘J

  • Sport Relief 2016 @ TSLA

    23rd March 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    The Interact Club were hard at work last week during period 6, baking buns for sport Relief with the help of the technology department. Chocolate chip cookies and banana and chocolate buns were expertly made and sold on a stall during break time, along with Sport Relief bands to support such a worthy cause. All proceeds will be donated straight to Sport Relief, and the Interact Club would like to say a big thank you to everyone who donated by buying buns or bands.

  • Easter Egg Competition

    23rd March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    A big thank you to everyone who entered our Easter Egg competion.  Your creations were amazing and Mrs Peacock & Nutkin found it very difficult to pick the winners.

  • Early Years Easter Egg Hunt

    23rd March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Children in early years had fun searching the playground for Easter Eggs!

  • Lunchtime Rules Competition

    23rd March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Thank you do everyone who did a poster for our lunchtime rules.  The competition was organised through School Council and Midday Supervisors.  Well done to the winners.  Everyone's poster will be put up in the dining room.

  • 'People are Messy'

    23rd March 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Wednesday 23rd March Year 9 and 10 students at Manor Croft were privileged to watch a professional drama production performed by the 'Theatre of Debate Company'.  The performance, entitled 'People are Messy' dealt with the sensitive issues of loss, bereavement and dealing with terminal illness.  The performance was excellent and Y9 and Y10 students also took part in a live interactive debate following the performance using hand held voting devices.

    Representatives from Leeds and Manchester university were

  • Easter Service

    23rd March 2016 - Worlaby Academy

  • Easter Egg Hunt 2016

    23rd March 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

     

    Year's 1 & 2 had a Cracking time this afternoon with their Easter Crafts and egg hunt. They crafted masks and baskets for their hunt. Then the real fun began searching the grounds for the eggs.

    Thank you to all the parents who came along to work with the children. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Y10 French/History Trip: Monday, 28th March

    22nd March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Following the tragic events in Brussels, the SPTA have been in close consultation with the OEP (Outdoor Education Advisory Panel) regarding planned visits that are overseas or to a major UK based city or venue, and the potential risks posed by these types of visits.

    Current FCO (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) advice is for all schools to continue with their planned visits to France and consequently travel and insurance companies will not be prepared to offer refunds should an academy cancel a planned visit

  • #Futureideas

    22nd March 2016 - Don Valley Academy

    #Futureideas – Don Valley Students, National Careers Week and Careers Education!

    Students in Year 7, 8 and 10 have, in recent weeks taken part in stimulating activities to further their knowledge and understanding of careers, the world of work and employability skills. 

    Year 8 impressed hugely with their research about careers and their thoughtfulness about how to make the right decisions when they take their options.  Each Year 8 form produced really high quality display work to demonstrate their learning as

  • Science Visits

    22nd March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Pupils enjoyed investigating science in the labs at John Whitgift Academy.

  • Careers Club : The Army

    22nd March 2016 - Garforth Academy

    On Monday 21st March Adam Bradshaw came in to speak to our students about careers in the army along with two special guests from a company called Learning Curve Group which is an organisation that prepares young people for the armed forces.

    Adam spoke about the different roles that are available within the army, such as:

    • Dental Nursing

    • Vets

    • Officers

    • Soldiers

    • Medical Team

    • Catering

    And more!!

    Training for the army can be hard work at times, but like Adam said ‘the good times outweigh the bad’. He has travelled to 26 d

  • Easter Bonnet Parade

    22nd March 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    Our Easter Bonnet parade was a fabulous event this year, with so many children showcasing some amazing designs. Our judges had a tough job picking winners from each class for both the bonnets and gardens.

    Well done to everyone who took part, we hope you had fun creating and crafting with your families.

    Thank you to all the parents and carers who joined us in the academy for the big parade, our raffle and cake sale managed to raise a fantastic £51.

  • JWA Teaching and Learning Bulletin

    22nd March 2016 - John Whitgift Academy

    Welcome to the first edition of the JWA Teaching & Learning Bulletin. The aim is for these to be published half termly and be a platform of sharing, collaboration and celebration of outstanding T & L. The SIG group see evidence of this and would like to share their findings; departments will also be asked to share their ideas, resources and strategies they have had fun with.

    Find this document under the Academy Life Tab in Teaching and Learning.

     

  • French Exchange 2016

    21st March 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    After hosting the French pupils for a week, the Y9 and Y10 boys involved in the French Exchange have left today for the South West of France. 

    Let's wish them a pleasant and fulfilling trip full of new experiences, language opportunities and of course French food!

  • Year 7 Most Able Trip to Hull University

    21st March 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Eight of our Yera 7 boys enjoyed a great day at Hull University, as part of the University's  school engagement week. 

    In the morning they split into two teams and competed in a Maths challenge. This was very popular, games the boys played included ROGO, Bojagi and a chance dice game. They did really well and enjoyed competing against teams from Hymers, Hull Collegiate, The Boulevard and Malet Lambert. The activities encouraged team working and even working with girls! Although they didn't win they loved tak

  • ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence)

    21st March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    The ability to use a computer effectively is an essential life skill. Computer skills enable people of all ages to understand and use technology to improve their personal and professional lives. Certified computer skills can help the holder’s professional life by making them more attractive to employers, while increasing their ability to communicate and access information and services in today's workplace. It is important that employees/potential employees have the ability to use technology efficiently and

  • Easter Intervention

    21st March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    With the examination period looming, I felt it opportune to inform you of a number of interventions which have been organised to take place during the Easter Holidays.  Sessions have been arranged as per the timetable below.

    These sessions will provide your child with the opportunity of valuable time to catch up or revise any areas for development within the specific subject areas.

    Any student is able to attend these sessions, however, some students will receive individual letters in the post of sessions they

  • Keeping up with the boys in English

    21st March 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Wednesday 23rd March sees the start of our latest free Family learning course as featured on our web page and in the Hull Daily Mail earlier this month.

    This course offers parents the opportunity to enhance their English skills and gain a national Level 2 equivalent qualification, whilst at the same time helping them to encourage their sons to be more confident with their English skills.

    Anyone interested in trying the course should contact Student Services as soon as possible to secure a place.

  • Easter Activities this week...

    21st March 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Roll up, roll up...come and enjoy our Easter activities with us...

     

    There will be a musical performance from the children in Y1-Y6 on Tuesday 22nd March at 1.30pm. We hope you can join us.

    On Wednesday 23rd March we will be having our annual Easter bonnet competition for all the children in Foundation ,Y1 and Y2. Children in Y3 –Y6 are having a decorated egg or garden competition. Entries for both competitions should be brought in on the day. Winners will receive an Easter egg.

    There will also be an Easter b