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!

  • History Trip to Leeds Armouries

    12th December 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    On Monday 5th December, the History Department took 64 year 7 students to Leeds Armouries.

    The boys took part in two workshops. The first allowed students to delve into the world of the medieval knights. Students discussed how armours and weaponry had changed from 1066 to 1485. They had the opportunity to hold and put on the armour.

    The second session evolved around catapults and trebuchets experiments. the students were investigating how far they could aim using a variety of materials.


    12th December 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    The Student and Academy Leadership Teams have agreed that it is important to support our community, especially at this festive time of year, and have chosen to show that support by fundraising for Save the Children with a Christmas Jumper Day.

    On Friday 16th December for the last day of term, students (and staff) at Ash Hill Academy may wear a Christmas Jumper with their uniforms, instead of the normal shirt and tie beneath their blazers – for a £1 donation to charity.

    The Christmas Jumper Day donations will

  • ***Christmas Fair***

    12th December 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    A fantastic evening was had by all at the Christmas Fair. Thank you to all the families who supported this event and to all the volunteers who worked so hard to make sure the event was a success. There are some unclaimed raffle prizes, please check your tickets

    No: 445, 138, 3, 273, 274, 267, 412

    Are you a winner? Please come to the school office to collect your prize.

  • Five-a-side champions

    12th December 2016 - The Vale Academy

    All conquering Year 7 footballers will represent North Lincolnshire after winning a prestigious five-a-side competition.

    The nine boys won the county’s English Schools’ Football Association’s indoor competition after beating a host of North Lincolnshire schools.

     They topped their league and then went on to beat St Bede’s  2-0 in quarter final; Brumby 2-0 in semi final; and Fred Gough 1-0 in the final.

     The trophy adds to their unbeaten in the league since starting at the Vale Academy. 

    Teacher Richard Hughes c

  • Rugby success

    12th December 2016 - The Vale Academy

     Phenomenal interest in rugby is seeing more than 30 girls attending weekly training in Scunthorpe.

    It comes after Years 8 to 10 have been taking part in the sport this half term during their PE lessons.

     Mrs Emma Taylor said: “The interest has been amazing, with more than 30 girls travelling to Heslam Park, the home of Scunthorpe Rugby Club, on a Thursday night.

     “We have entered four teams in the Under 13s and Under 15s North Lincolnshire touch rugby tournament and three teams very recently in the transition

  • Year 10 Football Victory

    12th December 2016 - Garforth Academy

    The Year 10 footballers progressed to the last 32 schools in England with a 3-1 win at Healing School, Grimsby.


    Garforth started the game positively and had numerous opportunities to take the lead but found Healing’s goalkeeper in fantastic form. However, if you keep banging on the door it will eventually open and Kasim M took full advantage of a loose ball at the right hand side of the area and smashed it into the roof of the net.


    Into the second half and with the wind in their favour Healing began to pres

  • No Teacher Training Day

    12th December 2016 - Strand Primary Academy

    There will be NO teacher training day on Jan 3rd so ALL children should return to the academy as normal on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

  • Fantastic Friday Part 4

    9th December 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Today we received a cheque for the clothes collection we did for the brilliant charity Breathe For Cameron. On top of the £219 we rasied before the summer holidays, we can now add a further £75. Thank you so much everyone for your kind and generous donations.

  • Fantastic Friday Part 3

    9th December 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Today was our Christmas Fair day. What a fabulous turnout and fabulous support from our parents and carers. Our total so far is £639. Thank you so much.

  • Fantastic Friday Part 2

    9th December 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Today Y5 and Y6 perfomed a Ukulele concert to Y3 and Y4 as well as parents and carers. It was fantastic. Well done everyone. We can see real progress!

  • Fantastic Friday Part 1

    9th December 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Friday was Christmas Jumper Day. The academy council decided to ask for donations for Save The Children. Also, they ran a competition. Each class chose thier winning jumper and then the Academy Council chose an overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd. The winner had Merry Christmas written in many languages on the back! Wonderful.

    We raised £128.

    Well done everybody

  • This Week's Newsletter

    9th December 2016 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please find attached this week's newsletter

  • History Homework

    9th December 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Year 9 students had to create a historical accurate World War One trench for their study of warfare. The quality of the work was fabulous. Students used many different materials, varying from clay, plaster of Paris, wood to expanding foam.


    All boys had clearly put a lot of time and effort into their projects. Our principal, Mrs Keaney, and the Subject Leader of History, Mr Currie, chose the four best trenches. The winners are:

    • 1st Sam Robinson
    • 2nd Wisam Sheri
    • 3rd Will Huyton / James Stewart

    Well done to all the

  • Y4 Visit To Croda

    9th December 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    Y4 had a wonderful time visiting the science labs at Croda, Crowle. Thank you to all the staff at Croda who made staff and pupils feel very welcome. Please click on the link to see what Croda had to say about our visit.


  • Reading Challenge Gold Award Winner

    9th December 2016 - Serlby Park Academy

    Congratulations to Thomas 4JS, who is the first pupil this year to have completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all 18 books.

    Well done Thomas!

  • ***Christmas Fair***

    9th December 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    Today's the day! Come and join us for an evening of festive treats. Cafe, Santa's Grotto, Christmas crafts and agmes, and much much more! It's set to be a wonderful evening and a big thanks to all the lovely mums giving up their free time to come and set it all up.

  • Numeracy

    9th December 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    Numeracy is a proficiency, which is developed mainly in mathematics but also in other subjects.  It is more than an ability to do basic arithmetic.  It involves developing confidence and competence with numbers and measures. It requires understanding of the number system, a repertoire of mathematical techniques, and an inclination and ability to solve quantitative or spatial problems in a range of contexts.  Numeracy also demands understanding of the ways in which data are gathered by counting and measuring

  • Christingle Service

    9th December 2016 - The Vale Primary Academy

    A big "Thank you" to all who took part in the Christingle Service at St Andrew's Church on Thursday evening. We raised £193.30 for the Children's Society.

  • News Letter - Autumn 2 - week 6

    9th December 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter for Autumn 2 week 6