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 Revision Timetable

    24th March 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    Please see the attached document for the Easter Revision Timetable.

  • Y1 Superhero Day!

    24th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    The children have been making masks, superhero passports, superhero biscuits and having a super strength competition outside to see who is strongest and can throw the furthest!

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  • Rugby proves big hit

    24th March 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Enthusiastic girls took part in their first rugby tournament since the sport was introduced to the PE curriculum.

    Mrs Taylor took 14 Year 8 students to Lincolnshire Rugby Club in Nettleham  where they played nine, seven-a-side games against other county schools.

    Mrs Taylor said the matches, with tackling and uncontested scrums, had given the girls an excellent first experience of competitive rugby.

    “The girls were all amazing, getting involved fully with all of the tackles and not shying away from anyone,” she

  • 2H

    24th March 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    2H treated us all to a Samba Drumming Parade at school today. Fabulous!

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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