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!

  • Christmas Assembly - Balloon Release

    12th January 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    On the 17th December 2014 we held a christingle service. At the end of the service students released balloons and were asked to consider what they were hoping for in the upcoming year, and the balloons were let off to represent how high their hopes and dreams could take them.  The balloons were orange to reflect the oranges used in the christingle service.  Attached to the balloons were tags asking if the balloon be found to be returned to the Academy.

    One balloon was found and the attached tag was returned

  • Sky Sports Visit Report

    12th January 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Rob Vickerman, captain of the England Rugby 7s, has been assigned as our athlete mentor this year to support our school in promoting PE and Sport. We designed a project to promote our new house system which has been implemented through pupil voice. Our project was Inter Form Dri Triathlon, for which year 7 had to get themselves a team of 3 people to complete 2 minutes on a bike, rowing machine and treadmill. Their total distances were added together and medals, prizes awarded by Rob. We were lucky enough to

  • Thought for the week ...

    12th January 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    How many ways can you be positive to others?


    In our assembly, we looked at Random Acts of Kindness and how we can help to make others happy. Just like in this Kindness Boomerang' video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwAYpLVyeFU&feature=player_detailpage

  • Winter Veg Garden

    9th January 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Our Year 6 pupils have their own garden that they tend to on a regular basis. They thoroughly enjoy looking after their garden and have grown some vegetables over the Winter months, they, please see photographs below.


    They have grown: Spring Onions, Watercress, Kale, Cabbage, Lettuce, Wild Rocket, Spinach, Leaf Beat 'Bulls Blood' and Chicory.


    The Year 6 children have ordered some gardening goodies from the Morrison's Let's Grow voucher scheme, which they are very excited about.

  • Dodgeball Tournament Sucess

    9th January 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Friday six children from our upper keystage 2 took part in a Dodgeball Tournament over at Sirius Academy, the competition was tough but they played some amazing ball and are now through to the next round been held in Scunthorpe on 25th of March.

    Well done team we are very proud of you all!

  • Year 6 Win Autumn Terms Attendance Award

    7th January 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    Last term Year 6 won our Attendance Award, as a reward for their outstanding attendance they spent the afternoon at Hull's Ice Arena, an experience they all really enjoyed.

    Well done Year 6 who will win this terms award?

  • GCSE Photography Creative Portraiture Session

    6th January 2015 - Don Valley Academy

    As a final piece for a coursework project called 'Me, Myself & I', students undertook a creative portraiture photo shoot. Using each other as models, photographers, technicians and make-up artists, some outstanding results were achieved. From 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' to 'Rebel Without A Cause'  through themes including warfare, masked balls, disguise and even fruit, students got very inventive with camera angles, backdrops and lighting, shutter speeds  and even a dry ice machine! The resulting photo

  • Netball

    6th January 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Our Deputy Head Teacher Miss Robinson will be starting up a Netball after school club on Thursday 8th January from 3.20pm - 4.00pm (due to dark nights, the time will extend to 4.20pm after half term). 


    If you would like a a duplicate copy of the permission letter, you can find this below, in our 'Letters to Parent's' section and in the 'Year Group' section.

  • Spring Term 2015

    5th January 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    The Academy will re-open on Tuesday 6th January 2015 for the start of the Spring Term.

  • Happy New Year!

    5th January 2015 - Park View Primary Academy

    Welcome back to a new term! This week, we will be thinking about our goals for 2015.

  • Welcome Back!

    5th January 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We hope that everyone had a great Christmas and we would like to wish you all a Happy New Year!

  • Welcome Back

    5th January 2015 - The South Leeds Academy

    The staff and governors of the South Leeds Academy welcome all students back to the Academy for a new year. We hope that you had a restful and enjoyable break and look forward to another positive year for everyone associated with the Academy. Thanks to all students who turned up in the right uniform and with an excellent attitude today

  • Aladdin - Staff Panto 2014

    20th December 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    This year the students were treated to their Manor Croft Christmas present by witnessing the Staff Pantomime. On show was Aladdin, masterfully redesigned by Ms Lyons with a slight Dewsbury slant on proceedings. The acting was at best, wooden, yet the cast were pleased with this review as performances in rehearsals had alarm bells ringing. A huge thanks goes to all the staff who were willing to pull on the costumes. Finally, a special mention is required for Anne and Karen who spend hours bringing the show t

  • Christmas Wishes

    19th December 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Melior Community Academy would like to wish Staff, Students, Parents and the Community a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Best Wishes.

  • QEA Christmas Carol Services

    19th December 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On Friday 19 December 2014 Christmas Services were held in the hall, to celebrate and reflect on the meaning of Christmas. All staff and students were invited to take part in the services.

    Students were also encouraged to wear something festive for the last day of term in aid of fund raising for "Save the Children". The total amount raised was £204.31.

    Thank you to all that contributed to this good cause.

  • Beeston Lantern Festival

    19th December 2014 - The South Leeds Academy

    In order to provide a festive sound for guests as they arrived at the Beeston Lantern Festival, the academy Steel Pan Band were asked to play a medley of Christmas-inspire songs at the locally organised event.

    Wrapped up in hats, scarfs and gloves, the members of the group entertained with the delightful sounds of the steel pans as guests entered the beautifully lit park. Guest at the festival were then invited to pet the nativity- inspired animals, listen to the adult and children’s choir and join other mem

  • December 2014 Newsletter

    19th December 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    December 2014 Newsletter

  • Season's Greetings

    19th December 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    Wishing all our children and families and happy Christmas break!



    Christmas 2014

  • Viking FM

    19th December 2014 - Craven Primary Academy

    As you are all aware we were lucky enough to be chosen to be the 'school of the week' on the Viking FM breakfast show.  We were also invited down to the Viking FM studios this morning to sing live on the radio. 

    A huge well done to the Y6 children who sand 'Band Aid 30s' song live on the radio.  You were fantastic and we are incredibly proud of you.


    Well done!

  • Panto comes to Craven

    19th December 2014 - Craven Primary Academy

    This afternoon the whole academy had a wonderful treat and watched the 'magic carpet theatre company' in an amazing panto treat for us all.

    Look out for some wonderful photos, we all had a fantastic time.  What a wonderful way to end an amazing term!