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!

  • Plant Sale

    15th June 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Mrs Waterhouse will be holding a plant sale on Wednesday 24th June after school. There wil be lots of lovely hanging baskets and planters all holding plants grown by the children of gardening club! We hope you will come and support us.


  • Year 6 trip to London!

    15th June 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Year 6 have returned from their trip to London, which celebrated British values.  Whilst we were there, we were lucky enough to experience the following:

    A tour of the Houses of Commons and the House of Lords

    Meeting our local MP - Caroline Flint

    A tour of the Chapel of St. Mary

    A tour of Downing Street

    We all had a great trip and would like to thank everyone involved! 

  • Pond Dipping

    15th June 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Year 5 went pond dipping on Monday 15th June at The Noddle Hill Nature Reserve,they had a great morning learning all about the creature who live there. The afternoon was spent at East Park.

  • Y7 Ambitions Visit to University of Nott's

    12th June 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On Friday 12 June, 13 year 7 students took part in a visit as part of the University of Nottingham’s Ambitions programme.  Students received an introduction into University life and what it has to offer. They took part in a campus tour and challenge working with student ambassadors from the university.  Our students were a credit to themselves and the Academy on the day,  they came joint first on the quiz activity at the end of the day.  Well done Year 7 it was a pleasure to support your visit, thank you fr

  • Trip to York

    12th June 2015 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    On June 12th, Year 5 and 6 were taken on a trip to York to visit the Jorvik Centre and York Minster. The trip was organised to link in with our Upper Key Stage 2 topic of ‘Vicious Vikings’. We learnt about how Vikings lived; food they ate, how they cooked and the clothes they wore. We also experienced the fantastic art work in the York Minster, part of our Christian ethos.

    A year 5 pupil quoted, “I really enjoyed the trip, we got to pretend we were in a real Viking battle!”

  • Year 11 Prom

    12th June 2015 - Hanson School

    Year 11 Prom 2015 Hollins Hall Hotel played host to our Year 11 Prom night.  All our students looked amazing. The evening was perfect from the weather to the entertainment in the form of the photo booth, students and staff danced the evening away. Congratulations to Callum Stoneman and Georgette Campbell who were crowned Prom King & Queen. Fantastic!


  • Thank You!

    11th June 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Thank you to everyone who filled a bag for Bags2School we raised £44.80 for School Funds

  • Lunches

    11th June 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    A reminder to all parents that over the next 3 weeks all parents will be invited, on a specific day, into the academy to come and have lunch with the children.  This will be a wonderful opportunity to eat lunch with your child and also see all of the wonderful healthy and delicious options we offer.


    We look forward to seeing you all!

  • Coding Day at Victoria Dock

    11th June 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    All of the children that took part where amazing ambassadors for our academy. The host Head Teacher said “Quick email to pass on my thanks for sending great children and staff today. I have heard super reports of how fabulous the children were and how involved staff were too.” Mr D Kite.

  • From Base-Camp to Summit and Beyond

    10th June 2015 - Don Valley Academy

    The Doncaster Book Awards recently hosted a spectacular visit by author, film-maker, mountaineer and explorer Matt Dickinson. 

    Don Valley Pageturner students travelled to Armthorpe School to join with students from other participating schools.  There they were treated to a flavour of what Matt had experienced during his time working with the BBC and National Geographic, in his on-going quest to document people and places in some of the Earth’s toughest environments.  Matt has always been fascinated with endu

  • Pintsize Theatre Company

    10th June 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Presented to Year 7 & 8 on Wednesday 10th June 9 am to 11am

     ‘I WANT! I WANT'!

     ‘I Want! I Want'! is a 45 minute play followed by an hour long drama workshop with support resources which looked at issues around alcohol and the family.

     ’I Want! I Want'! focuses on alcohol and its impact on individuals, families and communities reflecting particularly (but not exclusively) on the rising incidence of binge drinking and the impact on children. To raise awareness of Foetal Alcohol Syndrome, its causes and debilita

  • Y5 coding

    10th June 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Thursday 11th June Y5 will be attending Victoria Dock Primary for a cluster coding event.  We are very excited!

  • Ofsted Visit

    10th June 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We recently had an HMI visit, please click on the link below to see the published report.




  • Quad Kids Competition Winners 2015

    9th June 2015 - The Vale Academy

    The Vale Academy's Year 7 & 8 combined team won the entire competition by over 250 points and will now go on to represent North Lincolnshire in the Humber School Games finals on Friday 3rd July at Costello Stadium in Hull.

    The team was made up of eight students (four boys & four girls), each student is required to complete a 100m, 800m Long Jump and vortex howler throw and two boys and two girls complete a team relay.


  • OFSTED Feedback Meetings

    9th June 2015 - Hanson School

    We would like to invite you to a meeting for parents and carers here in school this Thursday 11th June

    KS3 (Years 719)        5pm - 5.30pm
    KS4 (Years 10 - 11)   6pm - 6.30pm
    KS5 (Years 12-13)     7pm - 7.30pm

  • The Sound of Summer

    9th June 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Tickets can be purchased from Mr Ray or Mr Lancaster at the Academy until Friday 19th June, after which tickets can still be purchased online or can be obtained from the Plowright. 

  • Land Based Studies

    9th June 2015 - The Grove Academy

    The Grove Academy’s Land-based Studies course, that developed from the partnership with The Bilton Conservation Group, has expanded its operation this year. In our second full year we now run the course two days a week, instead of one, and have given eight students,  on  alternative provision from Rossett, Harrogate High and King James,  the opportunity to work outdoors and develop their environmental knowledge. This year we will be certificating at least  six students with a City and Guilds, Land-based Stu


    8th June 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    STEM PROJECT in collaboration with North Lindsey College University Centre

    Between March and May 2015, 16 year 9 and 10 Design Technology Students participated in a pilot project with Lecturers at the college to develop skills in 3D CAD and use of Augmented Reality through funding from the British Institute of Steel. The aim of the project was to develop outreach activities for school children. 

    During the pilot project our students used computer aided design and ‘augmented realities’ to reinforce links betw

  • Book awards

    8th June 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 10th June, 10 Y5 pupils will attend the book awards with Mrs Winstanley and Mrs Durham.  The children are very excited.