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!

  • Y10 University Visit

    14th December 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    A group of Year 10 students took part in their second visit to the University of Nottingham as part of the ambition programme. The students had the opportunity to experience lesson delivery in a University setting. They attended a session focused on Biology and experienced a new lesson on Law. In the afternoon students were given the skills to help them research further education opportunities for themselves.

  • Christmas Disco

    14th December 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On 14th December we held our Christmas Discos, Mr Watweson was our DJ. The children had a great time dancing and spending money in our tuck shop. Thank you to all our parent helpers.

  • Thought for the Week....

    14th December 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    Happy Christmas everyone!

  • Nursery and Reception open - Tuesday 15th Dec

    14th December 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    The boiler which feeds the Foundation Unit has been fixed so the heating is now working. Nursery and Reception classes will be open as normal tomorrow.

  • Mansfield Youth Bowling Competition

    14th December 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    We would like to congratulate Ana Carolina on her design for a new logo for the Mansfield Youth Bowling Club. She will be presented with her prize very soon and the image will be available very soon.

    Well done Ana.

  • Christmas Jumper Day

    11th December 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Today the children of Crookesbroom came to school in their Christmas Jumpers. Thank you to everyone for supporting us.

  • Christmas Dinner

    11th December 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    The children and staff at Crookesbroom indulged in a Christmas Feast on Friday 11th December. We would like to thank all the Kitchen staff for the delicious meal they prepared.

  • Extended Learning Project - ICT

    11th December 2015 - The Elland Academy

    The Elland Academy recently launched a series of extended learning projects. Students have been working hard over the past few weeks on a ICT project where students have had to come up with their own app ideas. Their efforts came to an end and were celebrated on the 10th December during a celebration breakfast. Students tucked into bacon sandwiches while looking at and discussing the work completed. This project fitted in really well with the hour of code, this has been running throughout the Academy this w

  • Education Welfare Officer Scam

    11th December 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    May we please draw your attention to a letter that will be going out to all parents today.

    The Education Welfare Service have made us aware of a scam that is currently under investigation by Humberside Police. The scam allegedly involves an individual visiting properties with offical Education Welfare leaflets and demanding payment of a fine in relation to school attendance with the threat of prosection should the fine not be paid.

    Please be aware that Education Welfare Service staff carry official identifica


    11th December 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Due to a broken boiler, Nursery and Reception will be closed to pupils on Monday 14th December as there is no heating in the Foundation Unit.

    Years 1 to 6 are not affected as a different boiler heats the rest of the academy.

  • Christmas Concert

    11th December 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    The Christmas celebrations are well underway with this afternoons Christmas Concert, students from RASA, St Michaels and Grange Lane Infants all took part in performances and then had time to enjoy the refreshments baked by Miss Sims and her students.

  • Sainsbury's Bag Pack

    11th December 2015 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Friday 11th December a number of Year 7 students attended the Dewsbury Sainsbury's store to help raise money for the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.  The students helped to pack customers bags from 10 am until 2.30 pm.

    Many of the staff at Sainsbury's  commented as to how polite and helpful all the children were and the volunteers from the Yorkshire Air Ambulance were also very impressed.

    In fact, a member of the public was so impressed by our students that they phoned the school to congratulate them!

    Well done t

  • Christmas Caroling at Sunningdales

    11th December 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    Year 6 spent an enjoyable morning caroling for the residents at Sunningdales care home. The children received lovely bags of sweets as a thank you.

  • Y11 Hospitality students host charity lunch

    11th December 2015 - De Warenne Academy

    The Year 11 GCSE Hospitality students have very been busy recently. As part of their Controlled Assessment they prepared, cooked and served a three course fundraising luncheon to a group of staff here at the academy.

    Staff were greeted with non-alcoholic cocktails and  sat down to a menu of mini quiches, tomato soup or stuffed mushrooms for starters. Main courses of honey roast chicken, red lentil curry or potato, ham and cheese bake followed with desserts of  cheesecake, gooey chocolate fondants or pavlova

  • Santa's Visited Crookesbroom

    10th December 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Santa took time out of his busy schedule to pay a visit to the children at Crookesbroom Primary Academy. He even had time to listen to the children's christmas lists and give them a gift.

  • Christmas Tree Festival

    10th December 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Crookesbroom were invited to St Lawrences Church for the Christmas Tree Festival. We looked at Christmas Trees that were all decorated with a different theme based on Christmas songs. This was enjoyed by the children and staff.

  • Year 11 warm their vocal chords with chiller!

    10th December 2015 - John Whitgift Academy

    On Tuesday 8th December 2015, 9 Year 11 students went down to the Fortune Theatre, London to see the uber-scary 'Woman in Black' as part of their GCSE Drama coursework.


    Despite watching the play from behind their coats, all students had a great time and have taken lots from the play in order to write a great theatre review.


    The play was a 'shocker', let's hope the work isn't!

  • Book Fair

    10th December 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    Thank you to all the parents and children who came to our book fair today. We received £270 of free books for the school library. Happy reading everyone!!

  • Reward Day 1

    10th December 2015 - Manor Croft Academy

    The Academy organised a Roller Disco for students in years 7 - 11 who had achieved the most Reward Stamps in their year group.  Students were treated to a disco with a difference in the school sports hall which was transformed into a Roller Boot circuit for the day.  Over 280 students took part in the event and all thoroughly enjoyed it.  One Y8 student said, "It was sick Sir!" The next Reward Day will be held at the end of Term 2 where Mr Ryder hopes even more students are eligible to take part.

  • TNS Catering Snack Price Increase

    9th December 2015 - Willow Green Academy

    From Monday 4th January 2016 TNS Catering will be increasing the cost of the KS2 break time snacks from 20p to 25p.