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!

  • Extreme Reading

    3rd September 2017 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Evidence of Extreme Reading is being sent already!

    Some amazing places have been found to sit and enjoy a good story, we've had in a caravan, on a ferry, very high up over looking Ullswater, in the swimming baths, at the hairdressers, sat on a pony and even infront of the turntable at Kirklees Railway!

    Keep them coming in - they are going to make an amazing display!

    Well done and thank you to every one who takes part.


  • Letter from our new Principal

    2nd September 2017 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Please find below our new Principal introduction letter.

  • RYA Day Skipper Theory Course

    2nd September 2017 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    RYA Day Skipper Theory Course

    Thursday Evenings 17.30 – 20.00


    21st September 2017 until end of February 2018.


    Course topics include:


    • The basics of seamanship
    • The essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage
    • Chartwork
    • Electronic charts
    • Position fixing
    • Plotting a course to steer
    • Weather forecasting and meteorology
    • Tides
    • Collision regulations
    • Construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat
    • Emergency and safety procedures including distress calls, use of flares, safety harnesses, lifejackets and life rafts




    1st September 2017 - Ash Hill Academy


    Please note that the academy is fully aware that there has been a delay in the shipment of some items of the new uniform. We are monitoring the situation and are liaising closely with the uniform supply company. We will keep everyone up to date throughout the week and will notify you of any updates. At the moment the uniform supplier expects to have the situation resolved by Friday 8th September 2017. 

    We apologise for any upset and inconvenience this has caused you.

  • Meal price increase

    1st September 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Please note school meals will rise to £2.25 per day from 1st September 2017. This equates to £11.25 per week, which I am sure you will agree is still good value for a 2 course delicious meal each day.


    31st August 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The academy will reopen to students for the new academic year 2017/18 on the following dates:

    Years 7 and 11 only - Tuesday 5th September (gates open at 8.00am).

    All years - Wednesday 6th September (gates open at 8.00am).

    We look forward to seeing our new and returning students, and remind parents/carers to check the academy timetable for daily timings - http://www.ashhillacademy.org.uk/academy_day

  • First day back for all children.....

    30th August 2017 - The Parks Academy


  • Autumn Term Opening Date

    30th August 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    We hope you have had a great summer holiday.  Please remember that the school will reopen to children on Wednesday 6th September.  Children should be in class by 8.45am.


    29th August 2017 - The South Leeds Academy

    You will be aware of significant and exciting changes to the academy’s future in terms of its leadership, its identity and our strong commitment to improving standards which will provide opportunities for your child to succeed both in the near future and in the long term.

    You will now probably be aware that Cockburn Multi-academy Trust (MAT) and Delta Academies Trust have been in discussions with the Department for Education regarding The South Leeds Academy joining Cockburn MAT. We are working closely toget

  • Highest GCSE results in our history

    25th August 2017 - Melior Community Academy

    Our staff and students celebrated significant improvements in GCSE results at the academy yesterday. Tougher examinations, nationally proved no obstacle to students at the academy who improve the number of students gaining a pass in both English and Maths at GCSE, going up 12% this year to 60%. These gains were reflected across a wide range of subjects.

    The Trust's Chief Exective, Paul Tarn said, "these results are testament to the hard work of staff and students and the inspirational leadership of the Princ

  • 2017 Best Results Ever

    25th August 2017 - John Whitgift Academy

    Paul Tarn, The Chief Executive of Delta Academies Trust, will be joining staff and students at John Whitgift Academy this morning to congratulate and celebrate with them following what is likely to be one of the largest school performance improvements nationally.  John Whitgift’s Principal, Rob Spendlow, along with his team, have worked incredibly hard with students and benefitted from highly supportive parents to transform outcomes.  This year the Academy celebrates the best results they have ever had.   T

  • Year 11 GCSE Success

    25th August 2017 - St Wilfrid's Academy

    Students, staff and parents are celebrating after the first set of GCSE results, since St Wilfrid’s Academy became a formal examinations centre this academic year.

    The Alternative Provision supports students in reengaging with learning, whilst focusing on both employability and personal and social skills, enabling them to gain academic outcomes and develop aspirations beyond GCSEs.

    The majority of students joined the Academy after their 14th birthday and were then able to make rapid progress towards securing

  • GCSE Celebrations

    24th August 2017 - De Lacy Academy

    Students and staff at De Lacy Academy, part of Delta Academies Trust, are celebrating the success of our GCSE results for this academic year.  Congratulations to all our students who have worked extremely hard and gained some fantastic grades across the curriculum.  Students dealt well with the move to tougher GCSE grades with record numbers achieving the higher grades.  There has again been a great performance in subjects across the curriculum this year.

    The Principal, Chris McCall said “it was a pleasure t

  • GCSE Results

    24th August 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Students and staff at Don Valley Academy are celebrating the success of our GCSE results for this academic year.  Congratulations to all our students who have worked extremely hard and gained some fantastic grades across the curriculum.

    The Academy is celebrating 56% Maths and English combined at Grade 4, consolidating their record breaking results last year.

    The Principal, Richard Brooke, said “we are extremely pleased with all our students’ achievements this year.  The examinations results are well deserved

  • Post 16 Results

    24th August 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Students and staff at Don Valley Academy are celebrating a fantastic set of post 16 results for this academic year.

    Almost half the A Level results achieved were graded at A*-C and 20% of grades were A*-B.

    A-Level maths accumulated some outstanding results with 50% of the cohort achieving grades A*-B with 83% also achieving grades A*-C.

    Great results were seen across a wide range of subjects, with 100% pass rate in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Polish, English, History, Maths, Media Studies, Perform


    24th August 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    On Thursday 24th August 2017, Year 11 students at Ash Hill Academy achieved the best set of exam results in the history of the Academy.  A record number of students achieved higher grades in both English and Maths, with a number of students gaining the new grade 9 – a standard reached by only a small percentage of students nationally.

    John Higgins, Principal of Ash Hill Academy, said: “I am extremely pleased with the significant improvements that we have seen with these results, especially in a year when so

  • Congratulations!

    24th August 2017 - The Vale Academy

    Delighted staff and students celebrated another impressive set of GCSE results at The Vale Academy.

    Principal Nicola Williams said results in English were particularly ‘outstanding' with 86% of students achieving a grade 4+ and 63% grade 5+.

    A total of 67% of students achieved a ‘standard’ 4+ pass - the equivalent of the old grade C - in English and Maths.  46% achieved a ‘strong’ 5+ pass in the two subjects combined.

     “I am absolutely delighted with our results overall, in particular with the way students hav

  • First Day Back - Opening Times

    24th August 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Wednesday 6th September

    Nursery start time 8:30am

    Year 7 start time 8:30am

    Primary doors open for reception to Year 6 at 8:40am and close at 8:50am

    Years 8 to 11 start at 9:00am

    Note: Any secondary students needing to catch the school bus can do so at the normal time and will be supervised in school.

    Thursday 7th September

    School open as normal for all years.

  • De Warenne celebrates Year 11 results

    24th August 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    Students, staff and parents are celebrating another year of improved results at De Warenne Academy.

    In English and Mathematics the percentage of pupils achieving a grade 4 pass or above in both subjects was 54%, with English Literature results at grade 4 and above 16% higher than those achieving a grade C last year.

    There has been a great improvement in performance in subjects across the broader academic curriculum this year, with 100% of students achieving A*-C in GCSE Computing, Fine Art and Business Studie

  • Celebrating Outstanding GCSE Results

    24th August 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Manor Croft Academy students and staff are celebrating today what is likely to be one of the largest improvements in GCSE outcomes in the country!

    Principal, Andy Barnett said, the number of students achieving passes in both maths and English has risen from 40% to 68%.  This is a 28% increase in one year and staff, students and parents are now reaping the rewards of a year of transformational change and hard work.  These huge increases are also reflected across other areas. Science increased by 25%, French w