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!

  • Maths Revision Sessions

    14th May 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Year 11 Maths Revision Sessions will take place on Tuesdays and Fridays from 3pm.

  • Youth Sports Trust Silver Quality Mark

    14th May 2014 - Rowena Academy

    We are delighted to announce that Rowena Academy has been awarded the Youth Sports Trust Silver Quality Mark for Physical Education. Youth Sports Trust works with primary schools to raise standards and achievements in physical education. The Quality Mark is recognition of the high quality PE, physical activity, school sport and clubs that we deliver at Rowena Academy. A huge thanks to Mrs Webster for all the hard work she does as our P.E Co-ordinator in organising all our clubs and P.E activities.

  • Messy Church

    14th May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    St Mary's Church, Ladybrook, will be hosting 'Messy Church' sessions at 3.30pm on the following 3 dates:


    19th May 2014

    2nd June 2014

    7th July 2014


    These sessions are free of charge and there will be various activities available ie: crafts, games, songs and stories. There will also be refreshments available.

    Everyone is welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Kirklees Faith Forum Newsletter - Issue 15

    14th May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Kirklees Interfaith group continue to run vital projects benefiting our community and the wider world. Keep up with their latest news, and keep a look out for events that they will be putting on throughout the summer.  

  • SATs

    12th May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We wish our Year 6 children good luck as they are taking their SATs exams this week.

  • PTA meeting will be on Thursday 26 June

    12th May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    The PTA meeting will be on Thursday 26 June 2014 at 7pm in the Conference Room

  • Revision Calendar May 2014

    9th May 2014 - Manor Croft Academy

    Download a Revision Calendar from the link below

  • School Crossing Patrol Wanted!

    7th May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We have been informed by the County Council Road Safety Department that the person they were hoping to appoint as a Crossing Patrol was not suitable and that the Crossing Patrol for Ladybrook Lane has been taken ill. We wish her a speedy recovery. Therefore we currently have no Crossing Patrol on the Ladybrook Lane site or Harrop White Road site, in the meantime whilst there is no patrol, please ensure that your child is accompanied to and from school by someone responsible.


    They are re-advertising and have

  • Bailey from Dogs Trust visited Year 1

    5th May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Year 1 pupils had a visit from Bailey the dog & his carer Anthea from The Dogs Trust. Anthea taught the children how to care for a dog.


    We always like it when he visits us at school, he always gets lots of attention from the children.

  • More Children having School Dinners!

    4th May 2014 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Year 5 children helped to choose from a number of providers of school dinners. The company they selected was Chartwells, a national company who pride themselves on using fresh local produce. The children now have 4 choices every day: a hot meal, a vegetarian meal, jacket potato or sandwiches. They enjoy selecting from the menu in their classromm and wearing a coloured wrist-band to indicate their choice.

    We are really pleased to have seen an increase in the number of pupils and staff enjoying the tasty, well

  • Current Vacancies

    2nd May 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Please take a look at our recruitment section as we currently have new vacancies.

  • Temporary changes to lunchtime

    2nd May 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    I am writing to let you know about the temporary changes to lunch time during the exam period. We are proposing to make the lunch time from 12:15pm - 12:50pm for a 6 week period. This will mean three lessons before lunch and two after lunch.

    This will ensure that all Year 11 students will have enough time to have their lunch and make their way to their exam venue in time for a 1:00pm start.

    We propose to start the new lunch time from week commencing 5th May 2014.                       

    Mike Smith


  • Year 7 Boys Football Cup Winners

    1st May 2014 - The Vale Academy

    Year 7 football team won the Scunthorpe and District Plate Competition after beating Winterton 9-1. 

  • Year 9 Champions

    1st May 2014 - The Vale Academy

    The Year 9 Football team won the Scunthorpe and District U14 Plate Competition after beating Melior 8-1.

  • Year 1 & 2 visit

    1st May 2014 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Class 1 and 2 will visit white post farm on Thursday 8th May, children are to wear school jumpers, suitable warm clothing and appropriate footwear. They need to be in school prompt so we can have a quick get away. Please do not forget to send a packed lunch for your child.

  • Yorkshire Wildlife Park

    1st May 2014 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Year 1 pupils visited Yorkshire Wildlife Park on Tuesday 29th April, as part of their Science topic about Caring for Living Things.


    Please take a look at their photgraphs from the visit. They had a wonderful day!

  • Official Opening

    1st May 2014 - De Warenne Academy

    Thursday 1 May 2014 saw the official opening ceremony of the De Warenne Academy building by Councillor Christine Mills (Chair of Governors) assisted by Head Girl Abbie Trow and Head Boy Connor Finnan.

    We were delighted to welcome Sir Paul Edwards, Chief Executive of SPTA along with representatives from Wates Construction and Doncaster MBC, headteachers of our local primary schools, members of the academy Governing Body, PC Janine Kelly and the Student Council House Leaders.

    Following the ceremony the academy

  • Young Enterprise

    30th April 2014 - Melior Community Academy

    Melior students attended the Young Enterprise event for the first time in a couple of years, courtesy of support from North Lincolnshire Homes.  Students said the event was a great experience for them and although they did not qualify as winners, they and Melior are really proud of their achievements. 

    The students who took part were: Charlotte Webb, Brendan Anderson, Ryan Kirton, Izabela Lipinska, Sara Winiewska, Laura Pezzuto and Ciara Jenkins.


  • A Class Act

    29th April 2014 - The Vale Academy

    Year 11 student Joe represented the academy last night and was quite amazing, winning through to the final on June 9th 2014 of A Class Act. There is a £2,000 prize for the winner. Please go along and support Joe in the final! Well done.

  • New Vice Principal

    25th April 2014 - Queen Elizabeth's Academy

    Interviews were held last week for the position of Vice Principal at Queen Elizabeth's Academy. The initial number of applications received numbered well over twenty. Six applicants were shortlisted for a two day interview and selection process from the national field of over twenty candidates.

    Following two rigorous days of interviewing and selection tasks, Mrs Karen Green was appointed Vice Principal at the Academy. Mrs Green has been at the Academy since October 2012 and has led on the areas of inclusion