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!

  • SPTA Games Sheffield

    4th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    Our pupils represented Wybers Wood at the SPTA Games event held at the Institute of Sport in Sheffield.  It was a fantastic day and there was the added bonus of meeting Jessica Ennis-Hill!

    A big thank you to our everyone who took part.


  • 5T

    4th May 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    The first butterfly has emerged in 5T.  Pupils are studying them as part of their minibeasts theme. 

  • NSPCC Money Rasied

    3rd May 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Crookesbroom has rasied a tremendous £619.72 for NSPCC. Thank you for sponsoring the children- NSPCC really appreciate the support!

  • Premier League Reading Stars

    3rd May 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    Academy students are really enjoying our very first and exclusive 'Premier League Reading Stars' ten-week literacy programme which commenced on Thursday 17 March 2016. Working in partnership with the National Literacy Trust and the Premier League, students are involved in exciting activities involving Premier League players, winning prizes and receiving a visit from Bali Rai, a famous author of children's books.

  • Tour de Yorkshire Triumph

    3rd May 2016 - England Lane Academy

    The choir were magnificent at the Tour de Yorkshire on Saturday and represented England Lane exceptionally well. Thanks to all children, staff and parents who attended and special thanks, once again, to Nicky and Toni for organising it all. 

  • Mad May Attendance Mayhem - fabulous start!

    3rd May 2016 - England Lane Academy

    What a brilliant first day in our attendance drive. 100% attendance from years 2, 4 and 6. Well done all of you.

  • Playground Leaders

    3rd May 2016 - Pheasant Bank Academy

    We have invested in a trolley filled with new sports equipment for the children to use during their social times. The children are already enjoying using this equipment and we are seeing a greater interest in a number of different competitive sports that they can access.

  • Thought for the week ...

    3rd May 2016 - Park View Primary Academy

    Aim high ... we can all achieve if we put our minds to it!

  • Sport Relief

    2nd May 2016 - Pheasant Bank Academy

    Congratulations to all the children for raising a massive £1226.06 for Sport Relief 2016. The children all dressed up in red, baked cakes to sell during break times, as well as being sponsored to take part in a Haka Dance.

    Furthermore, a special thanks to all the support when biking into school that morning after setting off at 4am from Barnsley. It made it all worthwhile. What a fantastic welcoming.

    Thank again.

    From Mr Sylvester, Mr Gill and Mr Evison.

  • Year 4 Residential to Hartington Hall

    30th April 2016 - Green Lane Primary Academy

    Year 4 children took their first school residential from 27th-29th April.  They stayed at Hartington Hall and had many exciting adventures including becoming Tudors for the day, hiking in the woods and fields and exploring Hartington Village.  They were able to try out skills they had already learned and learn new skills along the way.  It was wonderful to see the growing independence the children showed.  Our video is just a small taste of the adventures had!

    Thanks go to all of the staff that helped to mak

  • Y2 Reading Expectations

    29th April 2016 - Estcourt Primary Academy

    To be working at national standard, Year 2 children are expected to read at a rate of at least 90 words per minute. Click on the link below to hear our Fabulous Fluent Reading from Year 2



  • Aviation Academy

    29th April 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    As one of the few aviation centres in the county, the Aviation Academy based near Leeds and Bradford Airport is famed for its courses in Aviation Management, Aircraft Maintenance and Ground Operations and helps hundreds of students each year fulfil their dream of working in the aviation industry. As part of the University of Leeds Festival of Science celebrations, students from the academy had the opportunity to visit the Aviation Academy to discover just what it takes to be a pilot, an aircraft engineer o

  • Drama club wows the audience at CAST

    29th April 2016 - De Warenne Academy

    The De Warenne drama club took part in a performance of a play called "The Musicians" by Patrick Marber on the main stage at CAST on 21st April. This was as part of the National Theatre Connections Project. During the project, the students had a performance at the Academy where a director from the National Theatre gave them excellent feedback on their work. The drama club has students from year 7 to Year 13, who worked fantastically as a team to present a very well received performance. The performance was

  • Tour de Yorkshire

    29th April 2016 - England Lane Academy

    Our choir are singing at the Tour de Yorkshire in Knottingley on Saturday, 30th April. We are very proud of them and thankful to the Jeremy's club parents who run choir. Well done!

  • Mad May Attendance Mayhem!

    29th April 2016 - England Lane Academy

    Throughout May we are promoting even better attendance and are running a mad May reward system for parents and children. See our attendance page here for more details.

  • National Coal Mining Museum

    28th April 2016 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Year 3 and 4 had a fantastic day at the National Coal Mining Museum. All the children braved the underground tour which helped us understand the harsh working conditions of miners. Children from both classes represented our school well!

  • Thursday 5th May

    28th April 2016 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    As you are aware, we have polling day at Simpson's Lane on Thursday 5th May. As SATs are taking place in the coming weeks, we are remaining open for Years 2 and 6 only. The children will working in small groups with a teacher to give them extra support in preperation.

  • Ofsted Report

    28th April 2016 - Wainwright Primary Academy

    We were inspected by Ofsted on the 19th and 20th April 2016. Ofsted have now issued their report relating to the inspection. If you would like a duplicate copy you can find it here and in our 'Letters to Parents' section. You will also find below a copy of the letter that was sent out to parents alongside the report.

  • Year 6 rocket blast!

    28th April 2016 - Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School

    A massive thank you to all the family members of year 6, who gave up their time to help us make our stomp rockets. It was a fun and crazy afternoon, there were lots of good scientifc ideas about how to make nose cones for the rockets. It was lovely to see so much teamwork and co-operation. I was amazed by the rockets at the end. Fingers crossed we do well in the final at Pheasant bank accademy on Friday 17th June.

  • 5S

    28th April 2016 - Wybers Wood Academy

    A challenging morning in 5S solving problems in maths.