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!

  • World Cup Week

    3rd June 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    World Cup Week commencing Monday 16th June 2014

    Celebrate the World Cup with a week full of exciting dishes from the competing nations: Italy, Australia, England, Algeria and Brazil.

    The promotion will also include a lucky plate competition with a sporty gift to be won each day of the week.  Just find a sticker on the bottom of your plate to win.

    Please see the menu for the week below.  This menu will run alongside the normal weekly menu to accommodate all appetites.


  • Congratulations and Thank-you!

    3rd June 2014 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    A big thank-you and well done to both the mum's who completed a sponsored run to raise money for our new Samba drums. We are very grateful for their creative fun-raising spirit and their support for the school.

    They made it around the 5km course in 38 minutues.

    Can all sponsor money now be brought into the school office or given to Joanne Walker and Joanne Phillips ?


  • Summer Production 2014

    2nd June 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Cast members for the Summer Production of "Let Me Be Your Star" can collect an order form for ticket orders from Mr Lancaster before they go on sale to the general public.


    Further details for the general public will be provided on the next Parents Newsletter, due to be posted out week commencing 23rd June 2014.

  • Ofsted Inspection 3rd & 4th June 2014

    2nd June 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    We have be infomed by Ofsted today, that our academy will be inspected on Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th June 2014.

    Each pupil will bring home a letter and further details in a leaflet about the inspection.

    Ofsted would like to hear your views about our academy and invite you to complete Osted's online survey, Parent View, at http://www.parentview.ofsted.gov.uk. Please complete your surveys by 11.00 am on Tuesday 3rd June

  • Year 7 Geography Homework

    2nd June 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Year 7 students were set a piece of homework to design a piece of artwork to show the rainforest.  Below are photographs of what they produced (including the cakes topped with entirely edible rainforest animals).

    We thought it would be really nice to share their creativity and hard work.

  • Thought for the Week

    2nd June 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    Every year, we revisit the importance of the 7Rs of learning. They are: Reasoning, Responsible, Risk Taking, Respectful, Resilient, Resourceful and Reflective.

    This week, we are thinking about being resourceful in our learning. Just like the children in this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jU4oA3kkAWU.

  • Oops!

    28th May 2014 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Unfortunately a burst pipe in the entrance hall to school during the May Bank holiday has brought down the ceiling. For safety, visitors to Reception are asked to enter school through the Pupil and Staff entrance (off the playground) for the week of June 2nd -6th.

    Many thanks to Rob Needham for all his hard-work in clearing up the mess!

  • Year 6 visit Mill Base after SATs

    23rd May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Our Year 6 pupils were treated to a day at Mill Base Environmental Centre on 21st May, they took part in team building activities and as the weather was nice, they took part in some water based activities. They had a great, fun filled day after a hard week of SATs.


    The photographs from this visit will follow shortly as they are being sent directly from Mill Base.

  • Y7 Netball

    22nd May 2014 - The Vale Academy

    The year 7 netball team finished second at the District netball competition. They narrowly missed out on first place by one goal!

  • Year 10 Mock Exam Timetable

    22nd May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Download the Year 10 Mock Exam Timetable from the link below...

  • Year 11 group photograph May 2014

    22nd May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Year 11 group photograph May 2014

    Download from the link at the bottom of this page

  • Class of 1979 school reunion

    22nd May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    There will be a class of 1979 school reunion to be held at Hanging Heaton Golf Club Dewsbury on October 11th from 19:30.

    Organised by Colin Lane & alumni

  • Friendships

    22nd May 2014 - The Vale Academy

    As Y11 are set to leave, friendship goups photographs were taken.  Here are just a few of them.

  • Year 4 visit Brackenhurst

    22nd May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Our Year 4 pupils had the opportunity to visit Brackenhurst Environmental Centre on 21st May. They learnt about different plants and took part in orienterring and art in the environment.


    Here are some photographs they took.

  • 'Sing Out 2014'

    21st May 2014 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    We are delighted to be taking 26 KS2 children to The Doncaster Dome on 11th June to take part in a massed children's choir event organised by Doncaster Music Education Hub.  We are all very excited about this so keep checking for further news about this.

  • Football Tournament Winners!

    21st May 2014 - Park View Primary Academy

    Congratulations to our football team who won the Inter-Schools Tournament at Hunslet Club. More details to follow on our Blog page ....

  • Half Term Revision Sessions

    20th May 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Please find below a timetable for the revision sessions being held at the Academy for Year 11 students during the Summer Half-Term.

  • Y11 Revision Sessions

    19th May 2014 - The Vale Academy

    All Y11 students are on study leave with effect from Monday 2 June.

    To support students with preparation for examinations, there will be a weekly timetable offering supervised revision facilities for students who may want to revise in school.

    Additional revision sessions can be found in the attached document.

  • Manor Croft Academy Pop Choir

    19th May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Manor Croft Academy Pop Choir

    On the 20th May Manor Croft will be holding a recruitment day for the Pop Choir by organising nearly  a 100 strong group of singers from KS3 students. Mr Cleve Freckleton, Musical Director for the choir, will be in school all day and will be working with students to rehearse a song which will be performed with a live band of KS4 musicians at then end of the day. All students will be given the option of joining the choir following this event and will then be part of a performance

  • ‘A Class Act 2014’ Talent Show

    19th May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    ‘A Class Act 2014’ Talent Show

    On the 10th July 2014 Manor Croft will be hosting its annual ‘A CLASS ACT’ Talent Show. Students from all years will be competing against one another for the winner of the two categories; Music and singing; and Dance, Drama and Variety. Students will be auditioning the week beginning the 9th June and will be trying hard to impress a team of three judges. Tickets will be available after half term and will be priced at £2 each. Please come and support all the acts and even get to