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!


    20th January 2017 - Craven Primary Academy

    The training day scheduled to take place on Friday 17th February has now been postponed.

    Friday 17th February will now be a normal school day, please ensure that your child attends on this day.

    The training day will now take place at the later date of Friday 26th May 2017.

  • News Letter - Spring 1 - Week 3

    20th January 2017 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter for Spring 1 week 3

  • Year 2 Topic Trip of the Local Area

    20th January 2017 - Weelsby Academy

    Pupils enjoyed a very informative coach tour of Grimsby, Cleethorpes and surrounding areas.  They visited the Grimsby Docks and the Dock Tower, Blundell Park Football Stadium, Cleethorpes Dscovery Centre and Waltham Windmill with it's mini railway!

  • Latest News

    19th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    For all the latest news and to see what it happening in our school, have a look at our school and class Twitter accounts. A Twitter feed can also be found at the bottom of each page on our website.





  • Orchard Academy Transition Sessions

    19th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Over the last few months Year 6 pupils from The Orchard Academy have been attending Manor Croft Academy on Wednesday's to improve their ability and success in Maths and English.  This is part of Manor Croft's relentless drive to improve standards in the core areas, whilst also enabling students from one of our main feeder schools to experience life at high school, thus helping with their transition into Key Stage 3 later this year.


    18th January 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The KS4 Mock Exam series will begin week commencing Monday 23rd January. Students will meet at 8.25 (morning exams) or 12.30 (afternoon exam) in the Auditorium. Any student arriving late to an exam, must wait at student reception to be escorted into the exam room by either Mrs Welch or Mrs Bromilow.


    For the summary timetable of mock exams, please follow this link: http://www.ashhillacademy.org.uk/Exams_Info_2017

  • Message from West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

    18th January 2017 - De Lacy Academy

    The following message has been sent from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service in regard to head lice treatment:

    “We would like to remind parents and carers to always read and follow the instructions carefully when using chemical insecticide products, typically sold in chemists, to treat head lice. This is because these treatments contain flammable elements. You should not therefore use hair dryers, or any other ignition source such as matches, lighters and candles near anyone during the treatment process w

  • Reading Challenge

    18th January 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Eve 2NJ, who has completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all 18 books.

     Well done.


  • Reading Challenge

    18th January 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Jessica 4JS, who has completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all 18 books.

  • Year 7 and 8 Indoor Athletics

    17th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    The athletics season kicked off on the 17th January with the Kirklees Schools qualifiers at Batley Sports Centre. Three Manor Croft teams, Year 7 Boys and Year 8 Boys and Girls, qualified for the Kirklees finals on Tuesday, 7th February at the Barn on Leeds Road.  The students took part in track and field events and represented the Academy with pride and passion all afternoon.  Parents who came to support the event commented on how well behaved and organised the teams from MCA were on the day.  Although we

  • SATs 2017

    16th January 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    In the 'Useful links' tab of our website we have put a link to a video, which summarises the Key Stage 2 tests that Year 6 will take in May 2017. 

  • Don't Give up!

    16th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Our Academy Vice Principal, Mr Hewitt, is this week delivering Assemblies on the theme of Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural development.  Mr Hewitt and the students are focusing on resilience and the importance of never giving up.

  • Young Voices

    16th January 2017 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    On Friday 13th January, 22 pupils, 4 staff and lots of supportive parents, travelled to Sheffield to take part in the Young Voices musical concert.

    For further information please visit the Student Celebrations page on the site, which also has photos from the events.


  • Cheaper travel with the 11-16 MegaTravel Pass

    16th January 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    Children aged 11-16 and living in South Yorkshire can apply for a MegaTravel Pass to prove to bus drivers, tram conductors and ticket sellers that they are entitled to travel at reduced cost on public transport. You can apply for the 11-16 MegaTravel Pass online. Full details on how to apply can be found here: Travel South Yorkshire

    11-16’s travelling without a valid pass will be charged full fare.

  • Thought for the Week...

    16th January 2017 - Park View Primary Academy

    This week, Years 1, 2 and 4 will be visited by the Road Safety Team. The children will be given advice and take part in Pedestrian Skills Awareness Training.

  • School council

    15th January 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Our School council will be fund raising by selling fruit kebabs on the 27th January.

  • Chinese New Year

    15th January 2017 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Chinese New Year will be celebrated on the 30th January.