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!

  • Box Clever Theatre Company visit

    13th October 2015 - John Whitgift Academy

     On Thursday 8th October Box Clever theatre company came in to perform 'The Hate Play' - a play about the dangers of turning a blind eye to bullying - for Year 8 and Year 9 students. The play was energetic and informative, and many students picked up on the important message it communicated. Twenty-eight year 9 students then took part in a workshop, where they had the change to write their own monologues for one of the five professional actors to perform. It was a very enjoyable experience for all involved!

  • School Nurse

    13th October 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    If you have any concerns regarding your child, the school nurse can be contacted by telephone on 01302 384138 or 0800 0199 951.

  • Y5 Hockey Winners

    13th October 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Well done Y5 hockey team winners of our local schools tournament!

  • 4S playing games?

    13th October 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    4S having fun developing their questioning skills!

  • Oakes Holiday Centre

    12th October 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Students and staff from the Academy enjoyed a second visit to the Oakes Holiday Centre, demonstrating just how much an impression the Oakes has had on our students and staff at Queen Elizabeth’s Academy during the first visit last year.  The visit took place over three days, 12-14 October, and students were given the opportunity to understand and learn more about the Christian faith and develop their team working skills by learning to trust others of whom they did not already know.

    This visit  really enable

  • Thought for the week ....

    12th October 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    October is Black History Month so we’ll be learning about important people form the past.

  • Enterpise Week

    12th October 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    We held our very first Enterprise week from Monday 12th October until Friday 16th October. As it was Hull Fair we linked our Entreprise ventures around that. Each class was given a budget of £10 which they used to either make, bake or buy something they could show to parents at our Enterprise Fair on the Friday morning. The children used their Big 13 skills including: Financial Literacy, Creativity & Innovation, Product Design and Teamwork. It was great to see the children really engaging with their tasks.

  • Author visit from David Lawrence Jones

    12th October 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Monday 12th October we had the pleasure of David Laurence Jones coming in to the academy to do a showcase to all the children. We spent the morning hearing all about how David became a children's author and were introduced to the characters from his books. Everyone came out the hall eager to read more about these exciting fictional characters. 



  • Year 2 Trip to Fishing Heritage Centre

    9th October 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Pupils from 2H thoroughly enjoyed thier trip to the Fishing Heritage Centre in Grimsby.

  • Harvest Fesitval

    9th October 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Reminder. Our harvest festival will take place in school on Friday 16th October at 2.30pm. All Parents/Carers are welcome to attend. Please remember to send in your tins and packets W/B 12th October. Thank you

  • Grand opening of Holderness Gateway

    9th October 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

     On Friday 9th October we were invited by Dransfield Properties who have built the shopping complex on Holderness Road, to help the Lord Mayor open the new B&M store on the site, our naming competition winners were joined by Head boy and girl and took part in the ribbon cutting before doing the press call and been treated to some delicious lunch from Subway. It was a great morning and a real honour to be asked to take part. During the afternoon 10 of our Year 5 pupils went back into the B&M store to do a ba

  • M&M Productions

    9th October 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Friday 9th October M&M Productions came into the Academy to perform Robin Hood, the children had a great time singing and dancing along

  • Halloween Hand Made Parade

    8th October 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    My name is Katherine, the Right Up Our Street Arts Supporter for Rossington, and I am letting you know that as part of our Halloween Handmade Parade project I will be visiting Rossington All Saints Academy on Wednesday 14th October from 3.30pm – 5pm for a special making session for students and their parents or carers.

    Right Up Our Street is all about people discovering their own creativity and this October the Handmade Parade is coming to Rossington to create a fantastic Halloween Parade. Through this sessi

  • Post 16 Open Evening

    8th October 2015 - Ash Hill Academy

    The academy is holding its Post 16 Open Evening on Thursday 8 October 2015 5.30pm to 7pm.

  • Reception at the High Forest School

    8th October 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    We went on a bear hunt, we were gonna catch a big one and we weren't scared!

    Even when we had to stumble trip through the big dark forest making cave buildings!

    Even when we had to swishy swashy through the long wavy grass looking for treasure!

    Even when we had to search through the squelchy squerchy oozy mud for natural forest materials to make our own bear!

    And even when we had to tip toe round the camp fire to get some pop corn!

    We weren't scared of no bear!

  • The Elland Academy visits Media City.

    7th October 2015 - The Elland Academy
    On 6th October, some of our students visited BBC centre in Manchester, this was a fantastic opportunity for them to develop their knowledge of the careers in news and television. All the students had a great day and were fascinated with how the news is developed. They are looking forward to applying this in their I-media and ICT lessons.
  • Edale

    7th October 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 7th October year 6 set off for their residential to Edale. They had fantastic time over coming their fears and using their 5 Rs

  • The Opera comes to JWA

    7th October 2015 - John Whitgift Academy


    On the 23rd & 24th September 2015, 51 year 8,9,10 students were involved in workshops with the Garsington Opera company. They were chosen due to their exceptional progress in performing arts lessons & involvement in extra curricular activities. Working in MAPAS, thanks to Sue Baker, the students were put through their musical & dramatic paces. The workshops were based on Mozart’s very well-known opera “Cossi fan tutte” Over the 2 days students worked with 4 members of the Opera company on a range of music

  • Literacy Festival

    7th October 2015 - The South Leeds Academy

    Marc Doyle received a £100 cheque from Principal Resourcing, Leeds as a donation towards our Literacy Festival which is being held for Key Stage 3 parents and students on Monday 19 October from 5 – 7pm. The cheque was presented by Ursula Fearn who works closely with the Academy. The donation is being put towards raffle prizes for the event which have been chosen by our pupils.

  • 4S Sea Creature Models

    7th October 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Excellent models of sea creatures made as part of the homework learning logs in 4s! Great collaboration here!