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!

  • Football 8/11/16

    9th November 2016 - The Elland Academy
    It really does prove how hardy Elland students are, the temperature was hovering above freezing when the two teams took to the pitch. The numbers have certainly grown since our last match report and it was great to see two new admissions joining in the game this week.
    The teams and captains were quickly chosen, the ball was in play and within minutes Kayven had scored-a real power shot that took the goalie by surprise.

    The play started off slow but soon the players were ready and passing the ball down the pit
  • The Elland Academy spirit

    9th November 2016 - The Elland Academy
    It was with a heavy heart that our students joined together on 4th November. Many of our students had been touched by the tragic passing of an ex student and a Year 11 student stepped forward and requested that the Elland team join together to raise funds to be donated towards the funeral costs for Sophie.

    It was touching to see so many of our staff and students support the bake sale and cake auction. It was a true testament to The Elland Academy spirit that students who did not know Sophie spent time bakin
  • Year 8 Netball Success

    9th November 2016 - Garforth Academy

    A big congratulations  goes to the Year 8 netball team. They put in an impressive performance last night and beat Benton Park 11:1.
    Voted player of the match went to Romilly.
    Well done to the team !

  • De Warenne Enrichment schedule update

    9th November 2016 - De Warenne Academy

    A new enrichment schedule has been uploaded to the Enrichment tab at the top of the website and also attached to this news story. It would be great to see more students attending our great range of activities. 


    9th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Students from Ash Hill and De Warenne have been accepted onto the C4 Pop Up Media Talent Programme.

    The event is run by Channel 4 and MyKindaFuture.

    For more informtion see here

  • A wonderful learning zone

    8th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    We just thought we'd share with you this photo of our amazing Y6s today. The whole learning environment atmosphere was superb. Happy, proud, achieving pupils.

  • Tours of Trinity House for City of Culture

    8th November 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    What is behind the walls and doors of Trinity House? Discover the secrets and history of Hull "Best Kept" historical building. 

  • Remembrance Day - 11th November 2016

    8th November 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    To mark Rememberance Day, any students who wish to attend school in their cadet uniform on Friday, 11th November are welcome to do so. The academy will hold a 2 minutes silence at 11.11AM on this day to remember the members of the armed forces who have died in the line of duty.

  • Non Uniform Day: Friday, 18th November 2016

    8th November 2016 - Melior Community Academy

    To support this year's Children In Need, the Academy will be holding a non uniform day on Friday, 18th November 2016. There will be a voluntary contribution of £1 which will be donated to the charity.

  • Swap Shop shop keepers appointed!

    7th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Two members of the Academy Council interviewed and appointed four super Swap Shop shop keepers today! They asked lots of very tricky questions about attendance, honesty and whether they are patient with pupils who cannot decide! The Swap Shop will be open every lunchtime for pupils to spend their credits.

    Thaks too to our parent EAB members who assisted.

    We also appointed four Y6 cleaning station operatives. They are hard working and can get on without any fuss! They will ealso earn 30 credits per week!

  • Y3/4 pantomime

    7th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    We are delighted to confirm that Y3 and Y4 (All three classes) will be going to the amazing Fruit Space theatre again this year to see Dick Whittington. It's a proper close up, amateur dramatics production and again, we are their exclusive audience! Remember last year? What an experience!

    Thursday 15th December in the afternoon!


    7th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    PE staff would like to make it known that the ‘Dance’ enrichment activity is no longer available and cancelled as of Monday 11th November. We apologise for any inconvenience.

  • NSPCC Assembly "Speak out. Stay safe!"

    7th November 2016 - Craven Primary Academy

    Last week Craven was visited by the NSPCC who came to tell us all about their  “Speak out Stay safe” programme.

    Their programme will ensure all children aged 5-11 learn this essential safeguarding information in a lively, interactive and memorable way.

    With the help of their mascot Buddy, the programme provides child-friendly, interactive assemblies and workshops to help children.



    7th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    As it is Remembrance Day on Friday, assemblies this week will be based on a Remembrance theme and will be delivered by Mrs Wright.

    However, on Wednesday 9th November we will have presentations delivered by the ASD specialist Ms Robson. These assemblies will focus on 'What it means to be ASD '.  

    The ASD assemblies on Wednesday will run at the following times:

    10.25 – 10.40 Year 9 (Normal assembly time)

    10.45 – 11.05 Year 7 (Straight to Assembly from Break)

    11.05 - 11.25 Year 8 (Students report to period 3 then e

  • Reading Strategy

    7th November 2016 - Manor Croft Academy

    As part of the Academy push to improve literacy and encourage reading there is now an expectation that all students carry a reading book with them at all times.  Students are pictured showing senior staff their reading books on the ‘blue line’ as they enter school.

  • Year 1 and 2 at the RSPCA

    5th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Some of Y1 and Y2 have visited the RSPCA with more children attending next week!

  • Exploring the Outdoors

    5th November 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Foundation Stage have loved building and exploring outside this week.


    4th November 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    UPDATE: Maths enrichment has expanded to include FRIDAY afternoons too! Starting today (Fri 04/11/16) students can access support in the Maths department from 2.30pm to 3.30pm on Friday afternoons.

    Maths staff would also like to make it known that pizza will be on offer again…soon!

  • News Letter - Autumn 2 - Week 1

    4th November 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter fpr Autumn 2 - week 1