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!

  • Reading Challenge Platinum Award

    17th July 2017 - Serlby Park Academy


    We are delighted to celebrate the success of Chanelle in Year 4 who has just completed the Serlby Park Academy Platinum Reading Challenge Award by reading an extra twenty books.


    This is in addition to the eighteen books Chanelle read to claim our coveted Gold Award.

    Congratulations and well done to Chanelle.



  • Primary Sports Day

    17th July 2017 - Serlby Park Academy


    Congratulations to all the pupils who took part in our fantastic sports day events last week which were held on the primary sports field.


    The combined results for all the events are as follows: 

    First place was Rufford House with 202 points

    Second Place was Clumber House with 187 points

    Third place was Welbeck House with 177 points

    Fourth place was Thoresby House with 173 points


    The house Captains from Rufford are pictured here with the prestigious 'Robert Needham Cup' which was presented to the winning house


    17th July 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    With effect from September 2017, the uniform supplier for all Delta Academies will be SPT Uniforms.

    As previously updated on our website, from September 2017 our incoming Year 7 students will receive a complimentary uniform bundle. Measurements for their uniform were taken on their transition day (Friday 30th June) and the bundles will be available for collection at a date to be confirmed within the school holidays.

    There is no expectation for existing students to purchase this uniform, however any new items

  • School of Rock success

    17th July 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    On Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th July De Warenne Academy rocked to the sound of the School of Rock. Students have spent 7 months rehearsing for the show which is provided by Andrew Lloyd Webbers Really useful group free of charge for schools. Our significant investment in the students and the technology made the show the biggest De Warenne has performed over the last 5 years. Mr Willis the director said “I am so proud of the kids and what they have achieved, we could not do it without them”. Mrs Hunt musi


    16th July 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    All year groups will have assemblies on a rolling basis on Tuesday 18th July 2017, hosting guest speakers from the British Transport Police. The schedule is as follows:

    P1 - Year 7

    P2 - Year 8

    P3 - Year 9

    P4 - Year 10


  • Sal's Shoes

    16th July 2017 - Wybers Wood Academy

    We are happy to support Sal’s Shoes –

    If you have any children’s footwear that are no longer needed, eg. sandals, slippers, trainers, boots, dance shoes, football boots please help this charity by donating them.  Larger sizes are acceptable but all footwear must be child appropriate (no heels). Please pair the shoes together with rubber bands and drop them off in the collection box in the school reception. To find out more about the charity go to www.salshoes.com


  • Weekly Newsletter

    14th July 2017 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Please click on this 'News Item' to see this weeks newsletter.


    14th July 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    We have been informed that the school bus operator – Bright Bus - is intending to close at the end of this academic year (July 2017).

    Bright Bus currently provide commercial school services across South Yorkshire, with approximately 11,000 journeys each day.  Bright Bus have been a key player in the market since the late 1980s and have done a lot of work to build relationships with schools and parents, to encourage safe and direct travel for young people. South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE)


    14th July 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    On the 1st and 2nd July 2017 one of our Year 8 students, Harvey Smith, represented Yorkshire at the Basketball England's under 13 boys regional development tournament in Manchester. This was supported by grant funding from the academy.



    14th July 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    This morning our Year 10 students took part in a workshop and received a presentation from Lenny (R. Lennon) from the Teenage Cancer Trust. After an initial introduction and supportive message about this sensitive issue, Lenny went on to inform the students about statistics, myths and facts surrounding cancer and especially cancer in young people.

    When asked how many people in the Auditorium had either been directly or indirectly affected by cancer, there was barely a hand left down, showing just how importa

  • The Summer Fair

    14th July 2017 - Craven Primary Academy

    We had great fun at our Summer Fair, thank you to everyone who attended and contributed!

  • Code Breaking STEM Day

    14th July 2017 - The Elland Academy

    Previous STEM days have included bridge building, programming competitions and a CSI theme day. On Friday the Maths department planned a Code-Breaking day. Students embraced the opportunity to practise Semaphore, learn about Braille, Makaton and other communication methods to reveal secret codes. Finally students were ableto crack the codes which unlocked a box of surprises!

  • Competitive Sports Day

    13th July 2017 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    A great victory for the yellow team! All the children did a fantastic job with the races. Everyone supported their team in every single race. What an amazing atmosphere!

  • BBQ Lunch

    13th July 2017 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    In the spirit of sports day, we had an amazing BBQ Lunch on the school field. The children enjoyed eating beef bugers, sausages, potatoes and corn on the cob. To top it off, we had delicious orange lollies. Yummy!

  • Non-competitive sports day

    13th July 2017 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

    Our non-competitive sports day was a great success. All the children joined in with the games and the parents thoroughly enjoyed themselves.

  • Dewsbury Learning Quarter visit

    13th July 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Thursday 13th July the Head Boy, Head Girl and Mrs Frizzell visited the new Dewsbury Learning Quarter site on Bradford Road.  This site will be called the Springfield Centre for the brand new Kirklees College campus in Dewsbury, which is due to open in September 2018.  There will also be another new site called the Pioneer Campus which is situated in the old Pioneer House.  The students from Manor Croft visited the site to meet Dawn Turner and executives from the Construction Company Kier.  It was an inv

  • Last day of term

    13th July 2017 - Serlby Park Academy

    Please note on the last day of term Friday 21st July primary pupils will finish at 1.15pm and secondary pupils at 1.45pm.


    thank you


  • Summer Holidays

    13th July 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    The Academy closes for the summer holiday on Friday 21st July 2017 at 12.15 pm.  Monday 24th July and Tuesday 25th July will be disaggregated Inset Days.  The Academy will re-open to students on Tuesday 5th September 2017.