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!

  • CHRISTMAS CARD COMPETITION

    25th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Our Year 8 students have been involved in a design competition, as part of their Art work, to design the official Ash Hill Academy 2016 Christmas card. The entries were very difficult for Mr Higgins to judge, as the quality of design was so high, and it was clear that a lot of thought was put into them by Year 8.

    However, we can now announce the winners of the Christmas Card competition:

    1st Place – Kacper Rypinski

    2nd Place – Wiktoria Smykala

    3rd Place – Jessica Sutherland

    The prizes that the winners will recei

  • CHRISTMAS BAUBLE COMPETITION

    25th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    This morning a group of our Year 7 students decorated the academy Christmas tree in main reception. The decorations that they applied, which were all designed and made by our Year 7 students in Art, are part of a competition judged by Mr Higgins.

    The winning decorations were designed and made by:

    Evenlina - (1st Place)

    Philip Head - (2nd Place)

    Lillie Robinson - (3rd Place)

    The prizes for winning the competition are:

    £15 Love to Shop voucher for 1st Prize

    £10 Love to Shop voucher for 2nd Prize

    £5 Love to Shop vouc

  • This Week's Newsletter

    25th November 2016 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please find this week's Newsletter for your information.

  • STEM Day - Bridge Building

    25th November 2016 - The Elland Academy

    Could you build a bridge with limited time and resources to span a gap and hold the weight of an adult? Last week student’s across the academy took on this challenge!

    A variety of bridges were made of all different sizes and shapes, some of which took the weight of Miss Aspin, some however collapsed under the pressure, maybe students did not use enough PVA glue or staples?

    Congratulations to 11A who built the lightest, strongest bridge. The KS3 group only narrowly missed out after a secret glue gun was disco

  • Training Day - Monday 28th November 2016

    25th November 2016 - The Elland Academy

    Please may we take this opportunity to remind you thatMonday 28th November is a Staff Training Day (INSET) and the Academy will be closed for all students on that day.

    Staff Training Days provide the opportunity for all staff to come together and engage in valuable training which has a positive impact on the success of our students.

  • Do you need ideas on what book to get?

    25th November 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    http://www.booktrust.org.uk/news-and-blogs/news/222/

    This website gives you a list of the top 100 children books every child should read before they reach 14! 

    Great for those of you who may need some idea's for Santa!

  • Poppy Appeal

    25th November 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    Our Poppy Appeal raised a fantastic £458.54 for the Royal British legion. Thank you to our families for their kind generousity. This contributed to a district toal of £17050.991 We recieved a thank you card from Terry Thackral the Local Honorary Organiser.

  • SugarShakes Christmas window

    25th November 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    The children of East Garforth were invited to decorate the window of Sweetshakes ready for Garforth Lights Switch on. The window look very festive, get down there and have a look at our Christmasy art work before the end of December. For more pictures follow us on Twitter @EastGarforth_PA 

  • Asda bag-pack fundraiser

    25th November 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    Another amazing result from Year 5's fundraising. This time they raised an incredible 

    £156.12 which will go towards the cost of their trip to London. Well done Year 5!

  • Stars of the Week

    25th November 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    This Weeks Stars of the Week

  • News Letter - Autumn 2 - week 4

    25th November 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter for Autumn 2 week 4

  • Anti Bullying Week

    25th November 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Buddy Panda (from The Education Network in Leeds) came to visit us on Friday 25th November to hand out certificates to children in each class who came up with the best pieces of work all linked to Anti-bullying week. During Anti-bullying week (14th-18th November) children discussed the different types of bullying, how to identify it and what to do if they feel they may be bullied. FS and Yr1 children worked with their friends to make friendship chains. Yr 2-yr6 wrote an email or text to their friends and le

  • Fitting farewell

    25th November 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Talented students paid a fond farewell to familiar surroundings in two special concerts at The Vale Academy.

    The concerts, organised by three Year 13 students as part of their Level 3 BTec course, took place in Westmoor Hall.

    Almost 60 years old, it will be demolished with the rest of the existing school in the New Year after the move to its new building after Christmas.

    The Farewell Concerts took place over two nights and featured the academy’s many musicians.

    Principal Nicola Williams said it was a fitting fa

  • Projection Event

    25th November 2016 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Last night saw a fantastic evening of celebration for students who have been working on the Positive Activities programme with staff from the Base, St Ledger Homes and Stronger Families.

    During the programme the students self made and directed a film which was then projected on to the wall of the academy showcasing their work and achievements. 

     

  • Children In Need Update

    25th November 2016 - Willoughby Road Primary Academy

    A total of £284.90 was raised for Children In Need last week. This was from non-uniform day and the FLOWR coffee morning.  Thank You to all those who contributed. 

  • Post 16 Day

    24th November 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    This annual and extremely popular event was organised for all Y10 and Y11 students.  At Manor Croft Academy we are committed to providing an effective careers education programme to enable our students to make the best well informed choices about their future education and career paths.  We aim to offer students the opportunity to meet with a wide and varied range of providers and explore a wide range of information regarding courses and career paths which interest them.  This along with the individual advi

  • Archbishop of York Young Leaders Project

    24th November 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Well done to Obie who sent out his own letter to parents asking for advent calender donations. He wanted to make sure children who normally don't get anything for Christmas got a least one gift this year. We are pleased to report that parental support for this project was overwhelming with 70 calenders being donated. Thank you all once again for your continued support.

  • Virgin East Coast Trains Partnership

    24th November 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    Our Partnership with Virgin East Coast Trains through Business in the Community has been going from strength to strength since the start of the academic year with various activities taking place, and being planned for the coming year. A particular highlight was Virgin mentors coming into the academy to interview students that had applied to be on our Student Leadership Team. The students were grilled by a panel of five, and having the Virgin mentors present made the experience like a real life interview an