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!

  • New - Parents Page

    5th September 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    We have added a "parents" page to our website, please click on the tab above to take a look!

  • Welcome Back to School!!

    5th September 2014 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Simpsons Lane Academy would like to warmly welcome all children and staff back to school!

    We hope you all had a lovely summer holiday, it's been great to see all the children back in school and to hear their tales from the summer!

    We are looking forward to the new term ahead and we hope all the children are too as they settle into their new classes and get to know their new teachers.

    We are going to use the website to keep you up to date as much as possible with what's happening in school and we hope you will

  • Open Day

    4th September 2014 - Melior Community Academy
    We would like to cordially invite Year 6 students and their parents to attend our Open Morning and Open Evening on Thursday 11th September 2014. Open Morning: 9.00am - 10.00am (parents only) Open Evening 6.00pm - 8.00pm In the morning you will be able to see the school in ‘action’.  You will see children having lessons and get an understanding of how we work. In the evening please bring along your child. You will have a guided tour of the school given by one of our students. Once you have found your way aro

    4th September 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We would like to welcome everyone back after the Summer Holidays, we hope you've all had a great time during the 6 weeks holidays and we look forward to hearing all about the exciting things you've been doing.


    We would also like to welcome new staff members to our team: Miss Pippa Robinson - Deputy Head Teacher, Mrs Wendy Tamdi - Assistant Principal, & new teachers Mr Kyle Prometheus, Mrs Maura Cox, Miss Carah Westmoreland & Mr Darrell Hynd.


    We hope you're all ready to work really hard this term!


  • First Day of Term

    2nd September 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Hope you have all had a wonderful Summer break.  The Academy re-opens tomorrow (3rd September). Year 7 students are to arrive at school for 8.40am and Year 8 to Year 11 students are to arrive at 9.30am. This will allow Year 7 students time to settle in. Many Thanks

  • Welcome Back!

    2nd September 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    Welcome back to a new school year. We hope the children enjoy their first day in their new classes!

  • Welcome to the new year!

    2nd September 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    The Academy reopens to students on Thursday 4th September. Year 7 students should report to the Main Hall to meet their tutors at 8:40am. They will then spend the morning with their tutors gaining information about the Academy.

    All other students (Years 8 - 11) should be at the Academy for 11am and go to their tutor rooms at 11:15am to be informed of timetables and other information.

    All students will be in lessons at 12:15pm for the remainder of the day.

    The normal Academy timetable will resume on Friday 5th

  • Week 1

    1st September 2014 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    Check out our Week 1 photo collage.

  • Return of Students September 2014

    29th August 2014 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    All students should return to the academy on Wednesday 3rd September 2014 at 8.40 a.m.


    Thank you

  • GCSE Results 2014

    21st August 2014 - The Vale Academy

    We are really pleased with students' performance at The Vale Academy this year. 65% of students achieved 5 A*-C including English and maths with 68% of students achieving grade C or above in both English and maths. Our English results are our highest ever with 80% of students achieving grade C or above. There were many outstanding individual performances; of particular note are Tom Sprakes and Maddison Sumner who both achieved 8 A* and 3 A grades. Congratulations to all of our students who achieved well des

  • Sixth Form Results 2014

    15th August 2014 - The Vale Academy

    A Level                      –          32 Candidates                    77 Examinations

    100% Pass Rate

    31% (1 in 3) of Grades are at A*, A and B

    52% (More than Half) of Grades A* - C

    BTEC Level 3           -           12 Candidates

    100% Pass Rate

    70% Distinction*/Distinction

    Performance of Note

    Elliot Kerman achieved an A* in Maths and Physics an A in Further Maths, as well as a C in Spanish. He will study Astrophysics at Manchester University. Emma Hall achieved AAAB. She will study Film and Television Studies at

  • Ex-Garforth pupil wins Silver at Commonwealth

    11th August 2014 - Garforth Academy

    Former Garforth Academy Student James Denny has won a Silver Medal at the Commonwealth Games in the Men’s 10m Synchronised Diving. James who partnered Tom Daley, left Year 13 at Garforth Academy in 2013, after successfully completing his BTEC Sport studies. He now combines diving with the City of Leeds Diving Club with alongside studying Sports, Physical Activity and Health at Leeds Metropolitan University.

    A huge Congratulations to James Denny on his fantastic achievement!

    Read more about his achievement at

  • Uniform

    11th August 2014 - Melior Community Academy




  • 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