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!

  • Open Evening for Reception 17 Starters

    21st October 2016 - East Garforth Primary Academy

    If you are looking for a Reception place for September 2017 then come along to our Open Day on Monday 7th November from 4pm to 6pm. We would love to see you!

  • News Letter - Week 7

    21st October 2016 - Knottingley St. Botolph's

    Please find attached news letter for week 7

  • Wear it Pink!

    21st October 2016 - The Vale Primary Academy

    A big thank you to everyone who supported this event - we raised £270.45 for the Breast Cancer Charity.

  • Doncaster in Bloom Award Winners

    20th October 2016 - Rossington All Saints Academy

    The academy was a big winner at the Doncaster in Bloom Awards last night coming away with three Silver Gilts for:

    Allotment of the Year

    Young Persons Garden

    Best Wildlife/Sustainable Garden

    Huge thanks to Phil Handley and Hugh Gibson who give their time freely to support the work that goes on in the allotment.  

  • Harvest Festival

    20th October 2016 - The Parks Academy

    Thank you everyone for your donations for Harvest. This year we will be donating to Women's Aid!

  • Spooky Spectacular!

    20th October 2016 - The Parks Academy

    We all had a fantastic time last night. Check out more of our fabulous photos on Twitter!


    20th October 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Our Year 11 students had their first ever Praise Assembly this morning, to recognise all their hard work and effort during this first half term. On entry to the assembly students were offered a choice of snacks, from bacon sandwiches to pizza slices, as well as juice drinks. Mrs Callaghan (Vice Principal) addressed the assembly, informing them of the reasons why they were going to be praised, before handing over to staff to present the various awards.

    Students received certificates from either their subject

  • Fire Safety Talk

    20th October 2016 - The Grove Academy

    On Friday 30th September, Fire Safety Officer Craig Haswell from the North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service led a special assembly for the whole school on the dangers of fire. He focussed on risky behaviour, but also discussed fire accidents in the home. His presentation was hard hitting and students left with a better understanding of the dangers of fire setting and the consequences when things go wrong.

  • Halloween Disco

    20th October 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    We had a spooktastic time at our Halloween disco on Thursday night. Witches, wizards, Frankenstein’s and skeletons were amongst the many doing the monster mash!

  • Harvest Festival

    20th October 2016 - The Vale Primary Academy

    A big thank you to everyone who supported our Harvest Festival - we raised £174.50!

  • Year 6 Codebreaker event

    19th October 2016 - Worlaby Academy

    On Wednesday 19th July, 4 of the Year 6 pupils were accompanied by Mr Brown and Mrs Hatton to take part in a problem solving event at the Army Barracks in Scunthorpe.

    The room had been set out in the style of Bletchley Park and the code breaking was to make the children think about Enigma and to use their skills they had been taught to break codes and solve problems.

    The team worked exceptionally well together and everyone played a vital part. We came third overall and were very proud of our achievements. It

  • Praise for Elland Academy Pupils

    19th October 2016 - The Elland Academy

    The 2 boys: Ryan and Lewis found a male unconscious and with an occluded airway in the bushes on their way home after hearing a phone ringing.

    They students rang for The Ambulance Service to assist the man, they remained on scene and guided them to the patient, they offered to help but remained far enough away so as not to get in their way, helping them to move equipment around and returning it to the ambulance.

    All this made them quite late getting home, luckily Gary White from the Ambulance Service was able

  • Cook it Club

    19th October 2016 - Willow Green Academy

    Willow Green Academy's first Cook it Club of the year has been a huge success. Please see the Cook it Club newsletter for more information about the fun the children have had.

  • Harvest

    19th October 2016 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    A huge thank you for the harvest and the very generous food donations received for the assemblies.

    We hope you enjoyed watching the children singing and performing their class songs for the harvest assemblies. All the food donations will be used for the local Doncaster food bank, which will support local families in need of a little extra help during this Autumnal period.

  • A Day in the life of the NHS" trip

    19th October 2016 - Hull Trinity House Academy

    Some of our Year9 and Year 8 took part in "A Day in the life of the NHS" trip. They went behind the scenes at Hull Royal Infirmary as part of a large-scale NHS careers event.

    More than 70 students from Withernsea High, Trinity House School and St Mary’s Academy walked through six individual scenarios designed to showcase NHS job roles which support people from birth through to end of life. Students also spent time in a mock theatre complete with high-tech simulation mannequin, and received a motivational spe

  • Year 7 & 11 Group Photograph 2016/17

    19th October 2016 - The Vale Academy

    Year group photographs are now available to buy from Tempest Photography. You’re able to preview the photograph on their web site, available here.

  • Year 2 - Science

    18th October 2016 - Willows Academy

    As part of Year 2 Science we learned about the heart. To help us understand what this looked like, a real heart was brought into class. Miss Houseman showed this and cut into parts so we could better understand what hearts look like, what the heart does and how it does it. Year 6 also got a chance to view the heart and lungs with Year 2. 


    18th October 2016 - Ash Hill Academy

    Unfortunately the Craft Club enrichment session this Wednesday 19th Oct has had to be cancelled, due to a clash with an after-school staff meeting. The next Craft Club enrichment session will be on Wednesday 2nd November.

  • New timings for the school day

    18th October 2016 - The South Leeds Academy

    Please see the document below regarding the new timings of the school day.