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!

  • 3R in the Bronze Age

    29th January 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Pupils from 3R have been making Beaker Folk coil pots today just like they made in the Bronze Age.

  • Further Education Awareness Day

    29th January 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Friday 29th January Year 10 students were treated to a Further Education Awareness Day.  During the morning student ambassadors from Leeds Beckett University, Huddersfield University, Leeds City College and Leeds College of Art visited school and worked with all Year 10 students to explain about the various courses on offer at their establishments.

    Later on in the day the whole of Year 10 visited Leeds University and Leeds Beckett University to get a complete picture of what a university campus looks and

  • Indoor Athletics Competition

    29th January 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Friday 29th January, children from year 4 & 6 went to Ennerdale Leisure Centre to take part in Hull School Games Indoor Athletics Competition. They competed against 17 other schools from Hull. The children had a great day they showed fantastic resilience and team work and we are very proud of them. Results of the competition will be published shortly

  • Parent/Carers invited to TEA

    28th January 2016 - The Elland Academy

    Friday 12th February

    Parents and carers are invited to attend a session to meet and discuss the progress of their child on Friday 12th February. Transport pick up points have been arranged and further information can be found in the letter that has been sent. This is an excellent opportunity to view the academy and to meet the teachers that teach your son/daughter. We look forward to welcoming you to The Elland between 11am and 1pm.

  • Ruth Miskin Badge

    27th January 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Crookesbroom have been accredited with Ruth MiskinTraining badge school 2015-2016.

  • Mosque Visits

    27th January 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Year 3 & 4 pupils enjoyed a visit to the Grimsby Mosque to learn about different cultures.

  • Thought for the week ....

    25th January 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

    Smile and the world smiles with you!

  • Parent Forum 27th Jan 5pm

    25th January 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    Email info@egpa.org.uk to book your place on our Parent Forum. We will hold a Parent Forum each term to take parents' views on a range of subjects.

  • Bah Humbug? Not here!

    25th January 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Congratulations to students and staff involved in the wonderful production of Scrooge.

    The Drama Department students started rehearsals in October and worked hard, sometimes four nights a week, to bring this classic tale to life.

    More than 100 students were involved in the production, ranging from actors to dancers, from musicians to backstage and technical crew.

    Principal Nicola Williams said: “I’d like to say huge congratulations to the Drama Department, students and their families for their support.


  • Challenge adds up to success

    25th January 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Dividing lines were drawn but nothing could take away from a highly successful maths challenge between teams from eight primary schools.

    Parents and grandparents added to a supportive atmosphere as 32 pupils from Years 3 and 4 and the same number from Years 5 and 6 took part in the now annual event at The Vale Academy in Brigg.

    Organiser Jayne Keeler said the aim was to provide a mathematical challenge for the local primary schools.

    “We want to show them from an early age that maths can be fun and interesting,

  • Andrew Percy MP visit

    22nd January 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Andrew Percy MP visited Year 10 to talk about Parliament, being an MP, Government and Politics and had a lively debate with students.

  • The Elland Academy recognised again!

    22nd January 2016 - The Elland Academy
    Head of Academy, Alice Ngondi, has had an article published in the Times Educational Supplement. The article explains the strategies The Elland Academy is using to raise attendance.
  • New Government information on radicalisation

    22nd January 2016 - John Whitgift Academy

    Please use the follow links for the latest Government information on preventing radicalisation and extremism for schools, teachers, parents and carers.  



  • Wind in The Willows

    22nd January 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    The Image Music Theatre Group put on a fabulous performance of Wind in The Willows.  Everyone really enjoyed it and thank you to those pupils who took part.

  • Congratulations Y5 Maths Team

    22nd January 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Well done to our Y5 maths team who were winners at the John Whitgift Maths Challenge.

  • Presentation Evening

    20th January 2016 - The Elland Academy

    Representatives of The Elland Academy were pleased to attend the presentation evening on Friday 15th January at Hunslet Boys and Girls Club. The evening was an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our learners who accessed courses at HBGC. Our staff were able to share the success of Fiona who is now studying Hair and Beauty, Courtney who is studying Uniformed Services and Jordan who is studying construction. It was a pleasure to watch them (alongside their friends and families) walk proudly on to th

  • Homework Steering Group

    20th January 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Wednesday 20th January Manor Croft Academy hosted its first meeting of the new Homework Steering Group in the library at 4pm.  The group will be meeting regularly to ensure that the use of homework or extended study impacts on progress more across the Academy.  It was a very productive meeting and the group will meet again on the 24th February at 4pm.

  • Bishop Steven Visit

    19th January 2016 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Bishop Steven visited the academy last week and met with Y13 Philiosopohy and Ethics class to talk about "Life After Death", during the discussion the topics covered included- what happens to the soul after death? what is the apocalypse? How do our life experiences contribute to the afterlife? What is Heaven like?   

    It definitely left everyone with plenty to think about!

  • Numeracy Quiz

    19th January 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    On 19th January we attended the Vale Academy to take part in a numeracy quiz.

  • Year 6 football Tournament

    19th January 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Year 6 took part in a Football Tournament at Goals Football Centre. They won one game, lost one game and drew one game. They had a great time, the boys showed great spirit and teamwork.