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!

  • Extended Learning Project - Science

    10th November 2015 - The Elland Academy

    The Elland Academy has recently launched a series of extended learning projects. Students have been working hard over the past few weeks on a Science project to make a model of a cell, their efforts came to an end and were celebrated on the 16th October during a celebration breakfast. Students tucked into bacon sandwiches while looking at and discussing the work completed.  The project aims to extend learning through enrichment activities. Activities may involve collaborative work with teachers, parents and

  • Training Day 13/11/15

    10th November 2015 - The Elland Academy

    The Elland Academy is on an upward journey in its development.  We are regularly skilling our staff to secure the best outcomes for our students.

    The Academy will be having a training day on Friday 13th November 2015.  The Academy is therefore closed for all pupils on this day.

    All staff will be available to contact on this day to offer any required support.

    The Elland Academy community would like to thank you for your continuing support.

  • Y4 visit to Royal Armouries

    10th November 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    On Armistice Day our year four classes took a trip the the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds. The children took part in the Remembrance service and their behaviour was impeccable! Throughout the day members of staff and members of the public commented on how well behaved and respectful our children were throughout the service. The children took full advantage of the opportunity to explore the different galleries and learnt a huge amount from all of the exhibitions, which displayed armour, weapons and traditio

  • Samaritans Purse

    9th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Generous students and staff donated 44 shoe boxes filled with gifts ready to be given to children all over the world who wake up on Christmas Day without a single present.

    Staff from Samaritans Purse collected the boxes today and presented the academy with a certificate to say thankyou for the donations.  

  • Bonfire Night Science

    9th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Y3 students from Pheasant Bank Academy joined us on 5th November to take part in a Bonfire Night themed Science lesson.  They tested different chemicals to see how they changed the colour of the Bunsen flame, just like when fireworks are set off.  The students were extremely enthusiastic and absolutely loved using the Bunsen burners to carry out their investigations 

    They were then shown demonstrations of how sparklers are made and which chemicals are used as well as being amazed by the 'whoosh bottle'.

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  • Thought for the week...

    9th November 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    This week, we are thinking about Remembrance Sunday.

  • Top 10 Tips-How to talk to your children.

    9th November 2015 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Please take time to look at the latest information sent out by public health regarding sex and relationships. Top ten tips can be found under information for parents tab.

  • Melior Library Launch - 6th November 2015

    9th November 2015 - Melior Community Academy


    Melior's new library was launched with huge success on Friday, 6th November with a host of activities and guests. The library has been built to help encourage reading and further improve literacy levels.

    Our new resource has been a community effort, with donations from residents and businesses as well as investment from the school. The central resource - rather than books being dispersed around the academy - has been built in what had been an open space outside the Geography department.

    Librarian and Interve

  • EYFS Fairy Garden

    9th November 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    EYFS have had a Fairy garden make over in a small area of the playground.  The children are loving making up fairy stories with the small world play items.

  • Remembrance Parade

    9th November 2015 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Y7 student Scott Keating took on the very important job of carrying the union flag and leading the remembrance day parade through Rossington.

    Many of our students were involved with the parade through scouts and cadets and we are all very proud of their dedication.

  • 1B

    9th November 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    1B exploring and finding out about 2D shape.

  • Year 5&6 Football Cup Game

    9th November 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Monday 9th November, year 5/6 football team took part in a Cup game against Mount Pleasant Junior School in Market Weighton.

  • Enrichment Day 1

    9th November 2015 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Friday 6th November Manor Croft Academy ran a full Enrichment Day for all students focusing on aspects of British Values and SMSC.  The day was a great success and visiting providers were very complimentary about how well the students worked.  

    Malc Parkes, from 'Prison Me No Way' said "Thank you for a fantastic day! The year 8 students we worked with were absolutely fantastic, very mature and asked brilliant questions and gave superb answers.  All our staff had an absolutely brilliant day and the pupils

  • Thwaite Mills Museum

    9th November 2015 - England Lane Academy

    We have planned a visit for our Year 1 and Year 2 class to Thwaite Mills Museum. All children are invited to dress up in Victorian attire for the day. Please see the letter below for more information. All children will be provided with a packed for the trip.

    For more information about Thwaite Mills Museum please click here.

  • 2015 Remembrance Day - Brigg

    8th November 2015 - The Vale Academy

    The Student Leadership Team represented The Vale Academy at the Brigg 2015 Remembrance Sunday schools event, with one of our students reading Flanders Fields by John McCrae.

  • Remembrance Day

    5th November 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Mr Grimly came into school to talk to us about Remembrance Day. He explained the importance of this day to the children.

  • Fun Maths

    5th November 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    3W loved finding out about fractions in their maths lesson today.  They love a maths challenge!


  • KS2 Hall Refurbishment

    5th November 2015 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our KS2 hall refurbishment is nearly complete and looks fantastic!  We still have mirrors, pictures and stage lighting to add but the hall is back in use and we are thrilled with it.

    The next project is to refurbish our KS1 Hall, watch this space for updates and pictures.


  • Halloween

    4th November 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Thank you to all the children and parents who made such an amazing effort for the Halloween Disco, the costumes were fantastic and all the children had a great time.


    We also managed to raise £306.00 for our school in the process, so thank you all again.



  • Science Award

    4th November 2015 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Awarded in July 2015 Primary Science Quality Mark - Silver Award