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!

  • 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

  • STEM PROJECT

    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.

  • Thought for the week ...

    8th June 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    As part of our 7 Rs of learning, this week we are thinking about being resilient and never giving up!

  • Year 7 Consultation Evening

    8th June 2015 - Hanson School

    This has been rescheduled to Wednesday 8th July due to OFSTED feedback meetings with parents.

  • Therapuetic Art at The Grove Academy

    8th June 2015 - The Grove Academy

    A more therapeutic approach to the teaching of Art has enhanced pupils' well being and interest in the subject.  This has been from GCSE to the weekly Friday Challenges, for KS3 students.  They become involved with the ideas, materials and techniques which has a calming influence.   

    I sometimes engage/teach or get to understand a student by drawing them.  They enjoy this experience and are fascinated with the different tones and marks that can be created from charcoal.   How an eraser can add energy and lig

  • Year 11 Study Leave

    5th June 2015 - Hanson School

    Year 11 are on study leave from 4th June 2015.

    During study leave ALL students are still expected to attend revision sessions and their exams. Students entering the school for any reason including revision and exams must be in school uniform (including their lanyard).

    Y11 students have been invited to a leavers assembly at 11am on Monday 5th June (we again request they attend in full school uniform). As is traditional students

  • Fantastic Festival

    5th June 2015 - The Vale Academy

    Congratulations to the 51 students who took part in the  Scunthorpe Music Festival at St Lawrence Church and Frodingham Parish Hall and returned with many trophies.

    Curriculum leader for music Jayne Keeler described it as “an amazing week”.

    “The highlight was the comments given by Marilynne Davies, the adjudicator who said it was rare to see such quality from such a wide variety of ensembles and soloists from one academy,” she said.

    “Students work incredibly hard throughout the year to obtain such results and

  • Young Writers Competition

    5th June 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    The Year 1 pupils have recently taken part in the Young Writers Poetry Competition. They learnt about Acrostic Poems and created their own based on their name or something that they like and have sent them off to see if they have what it takes to become published poets! The best ones will be published in a book that the pupils can purchase, as well as the winning school receiving a prize!

  • Year 5 and 6 Residential Trip

    5th June 2015 - England Lane Academy

    Our year 5 and 6 pupils had an amazing time on their recent residential trip to Kingswood Peak Venture. Pupils took part in activities such as the archery, the zipwire, quad biking and the terryfying leap of faith.

    We had a great time!

  • Intervention Sessions

    4th June 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Results of intervention sessions can be viewed under the Extra Curricular tab under Interventions. The results show percentages of students who attended, number of male and females and number of Pupil Premium students.

  • Year 1 at YWP

    4th June 2015 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    We had a lovely day at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, even the weather was at it's glorious best!  The children got to experience some amazing animals up close including giraffe, leopard, the polar bears and we even caught a glimpse of the new baby tiger cubs!  We learned about how animals differ and talked about feathers, scales and fur.  We got to stroke a large blue-tongued skink, see a tiger skull and feel a camels furry coat.  We had a fabulous day and experienced a lot in a short space of time, a real walk

  • Sports Day

    4th June 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Thursday 4th June saw our annual sports day. The children had a great day. Thank you to all who came and supported us.

  • Amber Peat

    4th June 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Our school community is deeply shocked and saddened to hear the body of a young girl found in Mansfield was one of our Year 8 students, Amber Peat.

    Amber was a student at the school since September. Academically bright, she was in the Academy choir and loved singing and dancing.

    Amber was happy at the Academy.

    Students who have been particularly affected are being supported by staff and trained counsellors.

    This is a close knit, community Academy and everybody is supporting each other.

    Our thoughts are with the

  • DONCASTER ATHLETICS TRIALS

    4th June 2015 - Ash Hill Academy

    Students from the academy took part in the Doncaster Athletics Trials on Tuesday.  They performed extremely well despite the incredibly windy weather!  Students supported each other as the different events took place and some also assisted the officials with measuring, recording and collecting equipment.  A huge WELL DONE to all the students who participated.

     

    Five students have been selected to represent Doncaster at the South Yorkshire Championships on Saturday 13 June at the Woodburn Road Stadium in Sheff

  • 'Get Ready for Summer 2015'

    3rd June 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Melior Community Academy invite you to 'Get Ready For Summer 2015!'
    Join this talented cast for an evening of 'Holiday tunes and Feel Good songs' as the summer season fast approaches.
    A typical 'Boy meets Girl' holiday romance will transport you from Airport, to Beach, Bar and Pool. Complimented by the Academy's Orchestra, this production marks the return of Melior to the Plowright Theatre. The students are fresh from their performances alongside Pixie Lott at Wembley stadium and will see them perform at Fr

  • Little Devils Kitchen

    3rd June 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 3rd June Little Devils Kitchen visited Year 5. They spent the morning working in groups looking at different aspects of food. In the afternoon they had a basic food hygiene lesson before splitting into 2 groups, the first group prepared the main course whilst the othe looked at front of house,they then swapped over and the second group prepared the dessert. Parents were invited to the restaurant at 3.15 when the children served the meal they had prepared. We had lots of great comments.