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!

  • BBC Young Dancer 2015

    10th August 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Passionate about Dance, Talented at Dance, Enjoy competing at Dance?
    Maybe this would be a brilliant platform for you!
    Application form available by visiting the web address below:


  • Dinner Money Reminder

    27th July 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Just a reminder that as per the letter sent home in July, dinner money for Key Stage 2 pupils will increase from 1st September to £2.00 per day so £10 per week, this is payable at the start of every week in a named envelope passed to your child's teacher or classroom assistant.

    All Key Stage 1 pupils are entitled to free school meals from September.

  • Simpsons Lane Meets The Apprentice!

    27th July 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Towards the end of the summer term children at Simpsons Lane Academy were given the chance to become young business men and women!

    Classes listened to a talk from staff from a local bank, and were given an insight to how the financial industry worked!

    Classes were then given and sum of money and a week to buy, make and use their initiative to find ways to make a profit!

    They all worked really hard to market their ideas and posters and adverts were placed around school advertising their products.

    At the end of t

  • Sam Safari Visits Simpsons Lane

    27th July 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    A regular visitor to Simpsons Lane Academy is Sam Safari!

    Founded in 2002 by Helen Duke (now Helen Wild!), the Sam Safaris team has over 20 years combined experience giving educational talks & children's parties all over Yorkshire.

    Sam Safaris offers the chance for schools & clubs to get up close & personal with a variety of rare & exotic insects, mammals, reptiles, molluscs & amphibians from around the world.

    Children of all ages will find education can be fun.






  • Happy Holidays!

    24th July 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    From everyone at Wainwright Primary Academy, we would like to wish you all a happy holiday! Our first day back after the Summer Holiday's will be Thursday 4th September 2014.


    Have fun and stay safe!!

  • Summer Reward Trip Day

    24th July 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    The summer reward trip day was a huge success this year. Over 200 students chose to take on the crowds at Alton Towers while others decided to take up the opportunity of visiting Chester Zoo. The fun did not stop there, in house activities included a cinema event and an inflatable fun fair for both staff and students to enjoy.

    The most active day out belonged to the 40 paintballers who attended Delta Force. They had a wonderful time and have already insisted on a return visit next year.

    Thanks to all those

  • A to Z Booklet for Parents

    18th July 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    A to Z Booklet for Parents

  • Literary Success at KS3

    18th July 2014 - The Vale Academy

    Students in year 7 & 8 have recently entered a mini saga competition. Thirty One students were successful and had their work published in A Twist in The Tale. All students have copies of the book and we are very proud of their achievement.


    In addition, students in Year 8 have also written letters for the living memorial: Letter to the Unknown Soldier. This is an online memorial and students' letters are published on the website alongside authors and celebrities such as David Almond and Stephen Fry. Their wo

  • GCSE Results Day & Prom Photos

    18th July 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    GCSE Results Day is Thursday 21st August

    Students can collect their results from 10:00am

    For all those who attended the Year 11 Prom, photos are available to purchase online from C&D Photography

    c-dphotography.smugmug.com  Click on Manor Croft and the password is 030714

  • First Day of Term - 3rd September

    18th July 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Arrangements for the first day of term, 3rd September 2014 - Current students only

    Please can you ensure that you child arrives for school at 9.30am on Wednesday 3rd September. This will enable the new year 7 students to arrive before other children and settle in.

    On arrival, your child should report to their Form Tutor to receive their new timetable, journals etc.

  • Summer Holidays

    18th July 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    School is now closed to pupils until Tuesday 2nd September. We wish all our children and families a lovely summer break.

  • Summer 2014 Newsletter

    17th July 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Summer 2014 Newsletter

  • September Mock Exam Timetable

    17th July 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    September Mock Exam Timetable

  • End of Term Arrangements 18th July 2014

    17th July 2014 - The Vale Academy

    Parents are reminded that lessons finish at 2.30pm on Friday 18th July 2014 and students will be dismissed at this time.  The new term begins for students on Thursday 4th September 2014.  We wish you all a very happy and safe summer break.

  • Foundation Stage Sports Day

    17th July 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    The Foundation Stage Sports Day was a big success and we would like to thank everybody who came to support the Nursery and Reception children. Despite the very hot weather, the children ran as fast as they could and took part in every race planned. Even the parents joined in with the final Parent Race.

    What a lovely end to a fantastic year!


  • July Newsletter!

    17th July 2014 - The South Leeds Academy

    Our July newsletter is now available from our downloads area, please click here to download your copy.


  • Ofsted Report 2014

    17th July 2014 - The South Leeds Academy

    Please Click Here to view our latest OfSTED Report

  • Increased School Meal Charges

    17th July 2014 - The South Leeds Academy

    From September 2014 there will be an increase in School meal charges. PLease download your copy of the document below for more details:

  • Princess Anne July 2014

    16th July 2014 - The Vale Academy

    Her Royal Highness Princess Anne arrived at The Vale Academy by helicopter this morning and was welcomed by the academy's brass band. Princess Anne conducted a number of visits today around Lincolnshire. The students paused in lessons momentarily to watch this very special occasion.

  • Y5 London Visit with Hull Children's Uni

    16th July 2014 - Craven Primary Academy

    On the 16th of July our Year 5 class spent the day in London with the Hull Children's University.

    They had a full on day of exciting adventures, sightseeing and fun.