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!

  • Non-uniform day Friday 21st November

    21st November 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    MCA are holding a non-uniform day on Fri 21st Nov for Anti Bullying week. Students pay £1 towards the school Anti Bullying fund and wear something BLUE. No fancy dress please, only clothes suitable and appropriate for school.

    Thank you for your support. H Clacy

  • Week 11

    21st November 2014 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Week 11

  • Children in Need

    21st November 2014 - Craven Primary Academy

    Thank you to eveyone who took part in our non uniform day, your generous donations along with the bun sale raised a whopping £174.37p for Children in Need.

    A special thanks to our wonderful kitchen staff who baked and donated most the biscuits.

  • Enterprise Day

    20th November 2014 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    9 children accompanied by Mrs Leslie went to the Global Enterprise Day at The Guildhall. Their challenge was to create an App linked to City of Culture 2017. The children worked extremely hard and put their Big 13 skills to good use. It was a fantastic day.

  • ICT at Archbishop Sentamu

    20th November 2014 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    The Tigers class visited Archbishop  Sentamu where they spent the morning learning to make a comic strip.

  • Anti-Bullying Week 17th - 21st November

    19th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    To support Anti-Bullying week Melior are doing the following:

    placing posters around the academy

    asking all Year 7, 8 & 9 students to sign an Anti-Bullying pledge (see below) and to design their own posters

    Year 10 & 11 students are watching the 'Lets Fight it Together' DVD. Discussions will then be held regarding:

    • How can bullying be stopped?
    • What do you think students, parents and schools need to do about it?
    • What works and what doesn't?

    This DVD is also being shown and discussed each morning for all year groups

  • Money Raised for Children In Need

    18th November 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Staff and children came to school wearing spots last friday for Children in Need.

    We raised £146.71 for the cause. Thank you for all your support!


  • Looking Forward to Challenge

    18th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    "We are a fully inclusive academy with a distinctively creative ethos and have the highest aspirations for and expectations of our students"


  • 2014 Beacon Project

    18th November 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Over the last half-term students from across the Academy have been collecting food items to support the homeless people of Mansfield, Ashfield and the surrounding areas; allowing people to access food, washing facilities and a place to  be listened to throughout the week.

    On Tuesday 18th November students from Queen Elizabeth’s Academy visited the Beacon Project on Wood Street in Mansfield to deliver the goods kindly donated by parents/carers of the Academy.  The students had a tour of the centre and learned

  • Fossil making

    18th November 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Year 3 children investigated Fossils and made their own using shells and plasticine. They also made some chocolate rocks. Please take a look at our photographs below.

  • New Year 11 Section

    17th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Please note we have a new Year 11 Section. This section is specifically for providing students with information and guidance in preparation for their examinations. Please take a look.

  • National Recognition for Student

    17th November 2014 - Hanson School

    Head Boy Sukhpreet Shergill along with Sarish Saqhir were selected from more than 40,000 young people accross the UK for their social action project aimed at supporting the homeless in Bradford. Sukhpreet helped make up and deliver hampers for the homeless and distribute them at a shelter in the city.  Sukhpreet had this to say about the experience. "It was an amazing experience, the people we helped were so grateful, and you could tell we were doing a great deed as everyone was so polite despite all they

  • Year 12 Presentation Evening

    17th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Reminder that on Thursday 20th November we will be holding our Year 12 Presentation Evening.  Letters have been issued to all last years' former students inviting them to this event.  During this evening students will awarded with their GCSE Certificates.  It will be the first opportunity for us to celebrate both your individual achivements and your achievements as a cohort.

    Dress to impress!!

  • Children In Need

    17th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    The staff and students at Melior raised £646 for Children In Need with a non-uniform day. Thank you to all.

  • Operation Christmas Child

    17th November 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Over the last four weeks, students and staff have been collecting goods/goodies and organising the Shoe Boxes which will go to support children worldwide to show the true meaning of Christmas.

    On Monday 17th November, Year 8 students visited Chesterfield Road Methodist Church to deliver the Academy’s annual collection of Shoe Boxes!

    This year our students kindly volunteered not only to deliver the Shoe Boxes but they also supported the volunteers at the Methodist Church to check and pack more shoeboxes. Well

  • Thought for the week ...

    17th November 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    Let's celebrate National Inter Faith Week. We looking forward to finding out what the children have been learning in Friday's good work assembly.


    14th November 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    In response to feedback from many parents, postal workers, delivery drivers, visitors and other stakeholders, regarding the location of our academy entrance/office, we would like to inform you as from Monday 17th November, our remodeled main office will be situated in its previous location (near the car park).

    Please note, that the current office will not be supervised so could you please ensure that the new entrance to the used from Monday morning.



  • Visit to the Holocaust Centre

    14th November 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    During the first half of the autumn term the Y10 GCSE History groups visited The Holocaust Centre in Newark. The aim of the visit was to help pupils understand a little of what life would have been like for Jewish people living in Germany before and during WW2.

    When we first arrived the group were asked to think about the choices that people make and what could and would persuade you to make a choice that could change history, either on an individual level or as part of a much greater force. We discussed the

  • Manor Sports Festival

    14th November 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Some of our Year 1 and 2 children took part in 8 mini athletic activities such as javlin and relay at the Manor Sports Festival on Thursday 13th November. They showed team work and brilliant sportsmanship!

    Here are some photographs from the event.

    Well done Year 1 and 2!!

  • Academy Councillors

    14th November 2014 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    These children form part of the Academy council,working with Mrs Leslie during fundraising activities, they also brain storm ideas for fund raising within Estcourt Academy.