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!

  • Solar Eclipse

    20th March 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Our students were so excited about the solar eclipse toay. Here are some pictures which were taken by members of staff at the Academy.


  • Road Safety Talks

    19th March 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Year 10 students will receive Road Safety Talks during Period 2 and Period 3 on Friday 27th March 2015.  The talks will be delivered by the Police.

  • Spring Chicken Fun!

    19th March 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    All our pupils loved having the "Living Eggs" in school with us.

    They arrived as eggs and we were able to see them hatch out and then grow into fluffy, noisy chickens!

    The children were given the opportunity to hold them before they left us!

  • Road Safety Show

    19th March 2015 - Manor Croft Academy

    Yesterday the Year 7 and Year 8 students were treated to a drama production that highlighted the need for young people to be aware of modern day distractions when crossing roads. With the increase in phone use, by either texting or listening to music, there is a serious danger that young people in the UK are being struck down in and around schools. The students loved the performance which depicted a real event and ran the process through a court case. We would like to thank the drama production company for

  • Y9 Enterprise Event

    19th March 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    This year we are really excited to be invited to take part in the Mansfield Area Partnership Junior Enterprise Competition. This gives students an opportunity to learn to develop entrepreneurial characteristics of independancy, innovation, imagination, risk taking, creativity, intuition and leadership skills. The aim of the challenge is for students to develop an understanding of how to set up a small business enterprise to sell a product.

    On Thursday 19 March we held the launch event with our year 9 student

  • Red Nose Day - Huge Thank You!!

    18th March 2015 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Thank you to everyone who took part in this years Red Nose Day!!

    We raised a huge £595 by selling 350 red noses, in additon to that the children came to school with funny faces and bought buns at breaktime that other children and parents had made!


  • Sports News Update from SSCO

    18th March 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    Year 8 and Year 10 students recently played a friendly Netball match against Huntcliff. Both teams won, Year 10 (4-2) and Year 8 (12-1).


    A Swimming competition for our feeder schools was organised and took place on Monday 9th March at Riddings Pool.  Our Year 8 students helped out at the event. 3 of our cluster schools entered the competition and the winners were Oasis Academy Parkwood. They will now progress to the humber round in April.


    Swimming Fesitivals have been organised for KS1 students from our fee

  • Race for Life 2015

    18th March 2015 - Melior Community Academy

    This year a group of our Year 10 students have organised the Race for Life event at Melior.  Please see below:


    "As part of our BTEC Sport course, we are organising and holding a ‘Race For Life’ event on Friday 27th March on our own Astro-Turf facility which is situated at the front of the school at Melior Community Academy.

    It will take place throughout the whole day with a different year group with a separate nominated lesson, including all year groups from 7’s to 11’s. All together we are estimating 300 st

  • Y7 Galleries of Justice

    18th March 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On Wednesday 18 March Year 7 students visited the Galleries of Justice in Nottingham; the aim of the visit was for the students to develop their citizenship skills and their understanding in crime prevention.  The students took part in three activities, a tour, object handling and a mock trial which they had a chance to practice their acting skills while providing them with, the knowledge about the criminal justice system and how this works in practice today.

    The students were amazing on the visit and really

  • Red Nose Day - Triathalon

    17th March 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We raised a whopping £589.50 for Red Nose Day! The children came to school with wacky hairstyles and made donations of 50p and we had Red Noses on sale. 


    Here are some photographs of the children taking part in our sponsored Triathalon for Red Nose Day! The children had great fun! They could choose to either run or walk around the school grounds or they had the choice to bring their scooters from home.


    Thank you to everyone that donated to this worthwhile charity!

  • Year 5 London & Wicked Trip

    16th March 2015 - Craven Primary Academy

    On Monday 16th March our Year 5 class went down to London on a joint visit with Year 5 children from Mersey Primary Academy.

    The trip was outstanding with a sightseeing tour of London before tea at The Rain Forest Cafe, then they went on the Victoria Apollo Theatre to see the evening performance of 'Wicked'.

     The children stayed overnight in the Ibis Heathrow hotel and spent the next day at London Zoo.

    Year 5 were a credit to the academy and all staff were very proud of how they behaved throughout the whole vi

  • Easter Raffle!

    16th March 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We are running a raffle for Easter, this will give the children the opportunity to win a luxury Easter egg. Tickets can be purchased at 25p per ticker or a strip of 5 for £1.00 from class teachers.


    There wil be 4 Easter egg prizes available, one for Year 5 and 6, one for Years 3 and 4, one for Years 1 and 2 and a final egg for Reception and Nursery. The winners will be chosen at random during the final assembly before Easter, taking place on Thursday 2nd April.


    Good Luck everyone!!!

  • York Chocolate Story

    16th March 2015 - England Lane Academy

    Our Key Stage 2 pupils had a wonderful time at our recent visit to the York Chocolate Story. Please look over the pictures from our exciting day!

  • PGL

    13th March 2015 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Every year Knottingley St Botolph's year 5 and 6 children are really lucky to be able to go to PGL.  As a group, we spend 2 nights and 3 days away from home enjoying a range of indoor and outdoor activities.  Because of this residential experience, we learn to develop our teamwork skills, are able to grow in confidence as young children and learn some independence away from parents and families.  It is a great opportunity and a one staff and children are pleased to be a part of.

    Attached is a message from Bi

  • Red Nose day and Week 24

    13th March 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Thank you to all the adults and children for supporting the Danceathon!

  • Red Nose Day

    13th March 2015 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    On 13 March, students and staff at Queen Elizabeths Academy took part in Red Nose day and around £100.00 was raised for this worthy cause.

  • Library Opening

    13th March 2015 - England Lane Academy

    Today we had our library re-opened by Yvette Cooper our Local MP. Please see the photos below of this exciting event. A hugh thank you to Yvette for sharing this moment with us.

  • MCA Experiences in July

    12th March 2015 - Manor Croft Academy

    We are planning three experiences during July which encourages our students to enjoy the outdoors.

    Please download the information letter & application form below...


  • Coding Launch Day at Victoria Dock

    12th March 2015 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Thursday 12th March 2015 some of our children visited Victoria Dock Primary School to work alongside other children for a coding launch day.


    Click to look at the video of the amazing work that was done.

  • Wainwright's Got Talent

    12th March 2015 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We now have a display board located in the main entrance, were we will be showcasing all the talents of our children at Wainwright Academy. We know lots of children take part in hobbies and sports and we would like to recognise and share their achievements.


    We have asked parents/carers to send in any certificates or photographs of their child with any badges or trophies which they are happy for us to display on the board.