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!

  • Save the Children

    21st September 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Please find attached the letter from Save the Children charity, letting you know the fantastic amount raised by our students, it explains how the money raised could help with healthcare or education.

  • London Trip 2016

    18th September 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    If your child is in Year 7 or 8, they will have received a letter and booking form for the London 2016 trip. This is always a hugely popular experience for our students. This year sees us visiting the London Dungeons, The Sea Life Aquarium and the brand new 'Shrek's Experience' to name a few.

  • Parental Communication Evening: 1 - 9 Grading

    18th September 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    There will be a parental communication evening to provide information on the new changes to GCSE grades. Beginning at 6pm in the Atrium with a presentation from Mr G Levitt, Vice Principal

  • Macmillan Cake Day

    18th September 2015 - Weelsby Academy

    On the 25th September we sold cakes for Macmillan Cake Day.  We raised a whopping £328.  Thank you for your contributions.  A special thank you to Maisie for raising £87.50.

  • NAPA bring Performing Arts to the academy

    17th September 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    This morning saw the start of a fantastic new Performing Arts programme, NAPA will be coming into the academy once a week to teach musical theatre, dance and drama to Years 4,5 & 6.

    The theme for the Autumn term will be America to tie in with their topic work, the children will be learning a variety of American dances and after seeing what the children achieved in their first lesson we are very much looking forward to the christmas performance.

  • New Playground Marking

    16th September 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    You may have noticed our new playground markings in the main playground. The children are thoroughly enjoying the new activities, making their playtimes as one child said "really fun!"

  • Young Voices

    16th September 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We are very excited to announce that on Monday 18th January 2016 our school is taking part in Young Voices, which is the largest schools concert in the world.

    We need children to join our after school club every Thursday from 3.10pm - 4.10pm starting from 17th September. We will have fun learning words and actions for 15 songs that we will perform with lots of other schools at Sheffield Motor Point Arena.

    Parents are welcome to buy tickets and watch us perform at the concert, further details on how to buy the

  • Thought for the week

    15th September 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    This week we are thinking about what makes us feel proud and sharing excellent examples of learnig. 

  • Nidd Gorge field trip

    15th September 2015 - The Grove Academy

    On Tuesday 15th September the KS3 students had a field trip to the Nidd Gorge. The students, accompanied by staff, were able to walk from the centre to explore the Gorge, learning about it's history as well as the nature to be found there.

    Despite starting off wet the weather improved and the sun shone towards the end. Although it was a significant distance of walking, students were fortunate that conditions were not too muddy .

    One of the highlights of the visit was discovering the fossilised remains of sand

  • Register for Free School Meals

    14th September 2015 - Weelsby Academy

    Children are entitled to Free School Meals if their family gets one of the following benefits:

    • Income Support
    • Income based Job Seekers Allowance
    • Income Related Employment and Support Allowance
    • Guaranteed Pension Credit
    • Child Tax Credit with an annual income each year of less than £16,190 (as assessed by Tax Credits)
    • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

    If you receive Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit, your child will not qualify for free school meals.

    If you think you could be entitled

  • Leading Parent Partnership (LPPA)

    13th September 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    We are still working towards gaining our parent partnership award, which evaluates how well we work with you, the parents and carers of the children within our school. Already this year, we have:

    • Provided information via newsletters, text service and appointments with teaching staff. 
    • Asked if you would like emails adding to how information is shared.
    • Invited parents, carers, grandparents and relations to come and be parent volunteers. We acknowledge the skills our parents have and know that these can make a d
  • New Build Takes Shape!

    11th September 2015 - The Vale Academy

    A steel signing ceremony marked the next phase of a Brigg academy’s rebuild.

    The Vale Academy hosted the event on its playing field where its new building is starting to take shape.

    The groundworks have been completed by contractors Galliford Try and the steel that will form the frame of the new school is being slotted together like a giant Meccano set.

    Twelve representatives, including students and guests, signed one of the huge girders that will form part of the new sports hall roof, with the signatures visi

  • Xcite

    11th September 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    We are very excited to have Xcite in school to deliver our PE lessons this year. On top of this they will be delivering before and after school clubs on a Tuesday. There will also be opportunities for pupils to participate in local sporting events at other schools throughout the year.

  • KS2 Running Club

    11th September 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Our Head of Academy Miss Robinson will be starting her running club again after school every Tuesday from 15th September. If your child is interested in joining the club, please see Miss Robinson.

  • Advice for Parents

    10th September 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    As you may have heard in the media this week, the government has launched a new online tool for schools across the country, to give parents the best possible advice and tips on preparing their children for adult life.

    Website Address: Parentinfo.org

  • Year 11 Parental Engagement Evening

    10th September 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    To encourage parental engagement and to strengthen communication links, Melior will be hosting a parental engagement evening for our Year 11 students. This evening will give you the opportunity to meet the year team who will be working with your child and to gather information for the year ahead. The evening begins at 4.30pm on Wednesday, 16th September in the Atrium. Appointment sheets will be going home with students however a sheet is attached for your informaiton. We look forward to seeing you there.

  • Y6 open evening at Malet Lambert

    10th September 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Thursday 8th October between 5pm and 8 pm Malet Lambert Secondary School will be holding an open evening for all parents and pupils who would like to visit the school, meet teachers and speak with current pupils.


    Please remember for all children just starting in Y6 your preferences for Secondary School must be in to the local authority by no later than the 30th October.

  • Congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II

    9th September 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    All staff and students at Queen Elizabeth's Academy would like to congratulate Her Majesty today on becoming the longest reigning British Monarch.

    Mike Smith


    God of time and eternity, whose son reigns as servant, not master; we give you thanks and praise that you have blessed this nation, the realms and territories with Elizabeth, our beloved and glorious Queen. In this week of celebration, grant her your gifts of love, joy and peace as she continues in faithful obedience to you, her Lord and God, an

  • Welcome Back!

    8th September 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    It was lovely to welcome the children back to school and they all looked so smart in their uniforms!

    This week, we are thinking about how lucky we are to be able to come to school every day and we should make the most of our education. Just like Priscilla in the story we heard in assembly! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-30935874

  • Welcome back

    7th September 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    We are so pleased to see all pupils back in the academy looking incredibly smart and ready to learn.  What a fabulous start to an exciting term!