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!

  • Success in Science!

    27th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    This week, Mr Nikoumaram delivered an assembly to praise the incredible progress that Year 11 students have made in Science since their last mock exams in November.  The most recent mock exams have seen a big leap forward and it is clear that everyone's hard work is paying off.  Around 60 students per week have been attending bespoke science revision sessions on a Friday at 2.30pm and this is clearly having a significant impact on results.  Well done to all the students and lets support them in keeping it g

  • Hitting The Headlines!

    26th January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Following the announcement of Rossington Academy ranked as the best school in Doncaster for ensuring student progress, we are delighted to feature on the front page of the Doncaster Free Press: www.doncasterfreepress.co.uk

  • New features of the website

    26th January 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    You might have noticed over the past month we have added some new sections to our website and therefore I thought i should give you an overview of whats new. 

    Letters Home

    All letters that are sent home from the academy can now be found in the Parents tab and then by clicking Letters home. 

    Year 11

    We have launched a dedicated section of the website for Year 11 resources, this will be added to over the coming months in preperation for the exam period. 

    Enrichment

    As we have many more enrichment activities we have

  • Pie & Peas Event

    26th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    On Thursday 2nd February the Maths team will be hosting a ‘Pie & Peas’ night for all Year 11 students and their families. This will be a celebration of the hard work our students are currently undertaking within their Maths lessons and will also be an opportunity for families to ask any questions about the new Maths GCSE over an informal pie & peas meal! Students will be given back their mock exam results and prizes will be given out for students showing the highest amount of progress since the November exa

  • U14s Badminton Kirklees Finals

    26th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Thursday 26th January saw the finals of the Kirklees Schools Badminton Championships held at Huddersfield Leisure Centre.  The Under 14 boys’ team had qualified in first place after the regional event the month before; and now they were up against the top teams in Kirklees.  Joe, Ben, Liam and Muhammad played in singles and doubles competitions against Shelley College, Whitcliffe Mount and North Huddersfield College.  After 3 close matches the team finished in third place and were presented with bronze meda

  • KS3 Trampolining Champions

    24th January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    Congratulations to Olivia Cope, Katherine Grice and Dannika Horn who competed in the Doncaster U14's trampolining competition last night.  They all performed superb routines with Dannika achieving the highest score in the competition after a flawless routine that finished with a somersault that was faultless.

    They are now through to the South Yorkshire Finals for their age group!

    Good luck in the finals!!  

  • Hoverboards

    24th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please note the use of 'hoverboards' is not permitted on site as under Section 72 of the Highway Act 1835 it is an offence to wilfully ride on the footway.

    The health and safety of children, parents and visitors is paramount therefore we ask that all 'hoverboards' are left at home. If they are seen in use on the site, you will be asked to refrain from using it.

    Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

  • Improving Academy out of special measures

    23rd January 2017 - Melior Community Academy

    Melior Community Academy was last inspected by Ofsted on the 13th and 14th December 2016. Melior Community academy is no longer in special measures.

    Ofsted inspectors delivered their verdict on Melior Community Academy in a report published today (Monday, 23rd January).

    Strong leadership has transformed a Scunthorpe academy and taken it out of special measures for the first time in almost five years.

    Principal Zoe Bidmead and Chief Executive Officer of its sponsor Delta Academies Trust Paul Tarn welcomed the o

  • Thought for the Week...

    23rd January 2017 - Park View Primary Academy

    Did you know that Beeston Library is open every day? Visiting your local library with your child is a wonderful thing to do!

  • DfE Performance Tables

    23rd January 2017 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    The DfE performance tables have been published and we're proud to announce that the academy has been confirmed as being the top performing school in Doncaster for the new Progress 8 measure.

    http://www.doncasterfreepress.co.uk/news/school-league-tables-find-out-how-your-child-s-school-in-doncaster-is-doing-1-8344213

    The score of 0.4 for Progress 8 places the academy in the top 25% of schools nationally.

    We're delighted that the hard work of both students and staff has been recognised.      

     

  • This Week's Newsletter

    20th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    Please find this week's newsletter

  • The Vale's top performance

    20th January 2017 - The Vale Academy

    New-style performance league tables put The Vale Academy in the country’s top 25% of state-funded school.

    The Department for Education says the academy is one of the highest performing in North Lincolnshire, with a Progress 8 figure of 0.25. The average score across the country was -0.03.

    The tables, released on Thursday, also confirm The Vale had a record 72% of its Year 11 students achieve Grade C or above in English and maths last summer.

    When compared to 55 other secondaries with a similar intake, The Vale

  • TRAINING DAY POSTPONED

    20th January 2017 - Craven Primary Academy

    The training day scheduled to take place on Friday 17th February has now been postponed.

    Friday 17th February will now be a normal school day, please ensure that your child attends on this day.

    The training day will now take place at the later date of Friday 26th May 2017.

  • News Letter - Spring 1 - Week 3

    20th January 2017 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find below news letter for Spring 1 week 3

  • Latest News

    19th January 2017 - Simpsons Lane Academy

    For all the latest news and to see what it happening in our school, have a look at our school and class Twitter accounts. A Twitter feed can also be found at the bottom of each page on our website.

    https://twitter.com/SimpsonsLane

     

     

     

  • Orchard Academy Transition Sessions

    19th January 2017 - Manor Croft Academy

    Over the last few months Year 6 pupils from The Orchard Academy have been attending Manor Croft Academy on Wednesday's to improve their ability and success in Maths and English.  This is part of Manor Croft's relentless drive to improve standards in the core areas, whilst also enabling students from one of our main feeder schools to experience life at high school, thus helping with their transition into Key Stage 3 later this year.

  • KS4 MOCK EXAMS

    18th January 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    The KS4 Mock Exam series will begin week commencing Monday 23rd January. Students will meet at 8.25 (morning exams) or 12.30 (afternoon exam) in the Auditorium. Any student arriving late to an exam, must wait at student reception to be escorted into the exam room by either Mrs Welch or Mrs Bromilow.

     

    For the summary timetable of mock exams, please follow this link: http://www.ashhillacademy.org.uk/Exams_Info_2017