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!

  • STEM Celebration

    20th June 2016 - Don Valley Academy

    On Wednesday 15th June a group of Year 9 and 10 students attended the STEM celebration in Rotherham to compete in an Engineering event.

    Students were showcasing work that they had been producing in the academy and were also able to compete to get their name on the tail of the Bloodhound land speed record car. Two of our pupils  managed to win this competition by building the air powered car that went the furthest.

     

  • Year 10 Catering Exam

    20th June 2016 - Don Valley Academy

    Congratulations to Year 10 for their fantastic efforts in their first practical catering exam. Some outstanding work was produced. Well done!

  • Orlando Shooting

    20th June 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    Miss Hopkins and the students in the English Department have been doing some work based around the shootings in Orlando.  They have addressed issues such as homophobia, whether guns should be illegal or not in America etc. The students did this so sensitively and maturely and the work they completed was fantastic. 

    The responses the students prepared will be sent to the nightclub in Florida. (see Below).

  • Changes at Wainwright Primary Academy

    20th June 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    Parents/Carers, I hope that you and your children have had a positive and enjoyable year at Wainwright Academy and that you can see that over the last year the school has achieved a number of key milestones. These include the results of the recent Ofsted inspection and the move to a fantastic new building, both of which would not have been possible without the hard work and commitment of both our pupils and our staff.

     As part of the Government's Academy Agenda and the increased focus on academy localisation

  • Geography Fieldtrip to Malham

    17th June 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    63 Students from Year 10 attended the annual Geography fieldtrip to Malham on Friday 17th June 2016.  They were collecting data to use for their controlled assessment that will be submitted in 2017.  Students also completed a 5 mile hike to Janet’s Foss Waterfall, Gordale Scar and the world famous Malham Cove and limestone pavement.  Students were fantastic all day and a credit to the Academy.

  • Come on England!

    16th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Staff and pupils enjoyed watching the match together in KS2 Hall.  Well done England!

  • What an amazing visit!

    16th June 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Tuesday 14th June Olympic Athlete James Denny came and visited the Academy! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed his visit as he worked with each class on different circuits and gave an assembly to the whole academy.

    Our sponsored assault course will go ahead in due course.

  • Parent Survey on the 30 Hours Free Childcare

    15th June 2016 - Highfields Primary Academy

    Complete this quick parent survey about the 30 hours free childcare.

    To complete the survey online please go to: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/Parent30hrs2016 

  • Family Picnic 15th June

    15th June 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    A huge thank you to the dozens of families who came to our family picnic on Wednesday 15th June.

    A fantastic time was had by all and the sun shone for us!

    Parents put staff to shame with their 2-0 win at Tug-of-War, but the staff here are Craven are already in training for Round 2!

     

    We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did!

     

     

  • Y6 Visit to Eden Camp

    15th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Pupils had a fabulous day at Eden Camp and leaned so much about WWII.

  • WWA Maths Team

    15th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    We are extremely proud of our maths team achieving 3rd place with 3 Y5 reserves.

  • Costello Athletics!

    15th June 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    On Wednesday 15th June children from Year 4, 5 and 6 loved competing in the Costello Athletics Tournament! We competed against many other Academies! Great fun and enthusiasm was had by all who participated! Well done everyone!

  • Digital Art Awards!

    15th June 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

     

    On Wednesday 15th June, children from Leopards, Meerkats, Tigers and Panthers represented the Academy at the Hull Digital Arts Awards; they did very well coming away with 2 awards and winning a visit to the KC Lightstream Stadium home of HKR.

  • Year 2 Hands on History

    14th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Today we had our Pirate and Seaside Day - we looked at resources from the past - pirates and seaside.

     

  • Olympic Athlete visits Craven!

    14th June 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    Craven were lucky enough to welcome James Denny into the Academy on Tuesday 14th June.

     

    James and the team from Sports for Schools provided an entertaining, and exhausting afternoon for the children!

     

    Keep an eye out on the Curriculum tab for details of this amazing event and comments from the children, staff and James himself!

     

     

  • Tri Golf Competition

    14th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our golfing team who came 4th in the Tri Golf Competition held at Immingham Golf Club.  Well done!

    This event has been organised as part of the Sainsbury's School Games initiative.

  • Thought for the week ...

    13th June 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

    During this part of the term, our PHSCE focus is the 7Rs of learning. This week, we are thinking about being resilient in our learning and not giving up just like the athlete Derek Redmond. Click HERE to see the video we watched in assembly this morning. (Be warned, it's very moving so have a tissue ready!)

  • Future of Doncaster

    13th June 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    HAVE YOUR SAY…

    As a young person, we want to hear from you about your hopes, fears, difficulties – and any ideas you might have for the future of Doncaster.

    Education and Skills experts are looking at how to ensure Doncaster’s young people have the qualifications and skills needed to land future jobs being created across the borough – and they need your help.

    The independent Education and Skills Commission led by a top team of national education and skills experts has started work in the borough. It aims to he

  • Education and Skills Commission

    13th June 2016 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    As a young person, we want to hear from you about your hopes, fears, difficulties – and any ideas you might have for the future of Doncaster.

    Education and Skills experts are looking at how to ensure Doncaster’s young people have the qualifications and skills needed to land future jobs being created across the borough – and they need your help.

    The independent Education and Skills Commission led by a top team of national education and skills experts has started work in the borough. It aims to help raise atta

  • 2H Mascot visiting Nutsschool, Holland

    13th June 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our class mascot in 2H is Minnie the Monkey and she has travelled to our partner class at the Nutsschool in Wassenaar, Holland. This powerpoint shows us what she has been up to whilst visiting and we meet the children from the school and they show us some of the things they do in school.