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!

  • Easter Egg Competition

    11th March 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Thank you to everyone who decorated an egg. All the eggs were fantastic which made it very difficult to pick winners. Congratulations to the children that won!

  • Our new academy opening

    11th March 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Doors will be opened at our rebuilt £13.9-million academy next January, it has been confirmed.

    The new building is really starting to take shape on our existing field and will be ready on schedule.

    Principal Nicola Williams said: “We’re delighted to be able to formally announce when we will move into our new building.

    “Projects of this size and scale can be difficult to manage and I’d like to thank everybody involved for keeping to the original schedule, particularly the contractors Galliford Try.

    “It will be o

  • Brand new designs

    11th March 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Imaginative ideas were produced when industry experts came into The Vale Academy and encouraged students to design a product.

    Four designers from Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare Ltd worked with 142 students to develop a new brand based upon their existing ones of Veet, Neurofen, Airwick air freshener and Scholl insoles.

     Louise Mead, Science teacher, said: “Students applied science, technology, engineering and mathematical skills (STEM) to develop a new product.

     “It gave them a chance to work with people from in

  • Sporting Success, February 2016

    11th March 2016 - The Vale Academy

    January Sports Results were as follows:

    • KS4 Boys Badminton were runners up in the Humber School Games KS4 Boys Badminton Finals at Ennerdale Leisure Centre in Hull.

    • KS3 Girls Basketball were runners up in the Humber School Games KS3 Girls Basketball Finals at the Grimsby Institute.

    • KS3 Boys Basketball were runners up in the Humber School Games KS3 Boys Basketball final at The Grimsby Institute.

    • Year 11 Boys Football team won 6-5 on penalties against Huntcliff School in the quarter final of the Scunthorpe and Di

  • NEW YORK UPDATE - LUGGAGE TAGS

    11th March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Today we took delivery for the Final New York Pack! If you have a child on this trip, you will be recieving a luggage tag next week. We have sent questions from last nights meeting over to the tour operators and will update the website when we hear back.

     

     

  • Recruitment News

    11th March 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

    Applications are invited for a Teacher with SENCo Responsibiltiy to start September 2016.  Please see our Recruitment page for further details.

  • Y8 Road & Passenger Safety Workshop

    11th March 2016 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On Friday 11 March 2016, all Year 8 students took part in a performance and workshop on road and passenger safety. Thank you to those students who volunterred to support the workshops, including: Jorden Judson, Jordan Mathers, Tilly Holbrook, Jorja Prudene and Riley Peat.

  • Easter Holidays

    11th March 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Please note school will close for the Easter Holidays at 3.30pm on Friday 18th March. There will be a training day on Monday 4th April for all Staff. School will reopen to pupils on Tuesday 5th April

  • Easter Celebration Assembly Y3/4

    11th March 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Y3/4 parents are welcome to attend our Easter Celebration Assembly at 9.30am on Friday 18th March.

  • Ladybirds Stay & Make

    11th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    To help towards our topic of fairies, pixies and elves we asked our parents to join their children for one of our stay and make sessions to make a home for them!

    We had lots of parents come to help, so a big thank you and of course we got some fabulous homes for our little friends too!

  • Crocus update

    11th March 2016 - Pheasant Bank Academy

    Mr Jerrison and his group of gardeners are really pleased with the progress that the crocuses are making. I wonder who can spot what they are spelling yet?

  • Wybers Wood v's Reynolds Primary

    11th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our Wybers Football Team won 9-3 against Reynolds.  Well played boys.

  • World Book Day

    11th March 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    As part of our activities for World Book Day, the well-known author Peter Murray visited school. Following on from this visit the children had the opportunity to purchase signed books at a cost of £6.00.

    Peter vistied each year group where he told one of his favourite stories Scabbajack. The children had a wonderful day!

  • South Yorkshire Indoor Sportshall Competition

    10th March 2016 - Don Valley Academy
    Congratulations to all students who attended the South Yorkshire Indoor Sportshall Competition on Wednesday 9th March.
     
    All teams performed well and had a brilliant experience!
     
    An extra well done to the Year 8 boys who finished in gold position, beating Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley and another Doncaster School.
     
     
     
  • Amazing Joseph

    10th March 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    On 10th March, Year 2 accompanied by Mrs Clark and Mrs Hatton arrived at the Baths Hall to take part in the Amazing Joseph production.

  • Year 2 Stay & Make 'Tour De Yorkshire'

    10th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Thank you to everyone who joined us for year 2's stay and make for the Tour De Yorkshire.

    The giant puppet called Donco, will be used at the finish line of the cycle race and is being built by a few selected Doncaster schools. We are very fortunate to be included in this select few.

    So this stay and make session our parents were able to put their idea's forward as to what they felt would be the best representation of the Rossington community to feature on Donco.

    Thank you to everyone who helped make this sessi

  • Year 11 Easter Intervention

    9th March 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    There will be a number of intervention sessions taking place during the Easter holidays.  These sessions will provide an opportunity for Year 11 students to revise and or catch up on various areas within specific subjects. A letter will be issued during the last week of term containing the schedule of sessions. If you have any concerns regarding these sessions please contact Mrs Nixon in the first instance.

  • BBC School Report 2016

    9th March 2016 - Garforth Academy

     

    Year 9 Students from Garforth Academy made the news for real on 10 March 2016 as they took part in the BBC News School Report.

    The students were fantastic all day and produced some great stories from the potential sugar tax to the proposed ban on tackling in school rugby. Click the link below to see more!

    Click here to see our report!

  • Making Lions

    9th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Y5 & 6 have been making lions for the story Daniel In The Lions Den.  Pupils tested their skills at knotting two pieces of fabric. 

  • A Fairy in School!

    9th March 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Did you know we've had a fairy visit reception!

    Doncaster Arts have sent a real life fairy to help the children with their topic of Pixies, Elves and Fairies! She has been helping the children answer their questions about where fairies live, what they eat and what they enjoy doing. Some children even got to try being a fairy too!