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!

  • We raised £287 for World Cancer Day

    6th February 2018 - De Lacy Academy

    What a great day we had on Friday raising money for World Cancer Day.

    Students wore pink socks, cheered on staff who volunteered to have their legs waxed and bought lots of cakes, cookies and cupcakes from the bake sale.

    Thank you to all staff who got involved in the day, to parents and staff who baked some lovely cookies, buns and cakes for everyone to buy and to Miss McIlroy and her band of students who organised the day.

    Rikki Banks won the 'name the rabbit' competition, students chose the name M.C. Flopste

  • Post 16 Cyber Crime Presentation

    6th February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy

    On Monday 5th February 2018 we met Eamonn Larkin, Crime Reduction Officer from South Yorkshire Police, who gave a very informative presentation to our Post 16 students. Eamonn is an expert in Cyber Crime Awareness. Our students learned about hacking and Cyber Crime. We discussed topics including;

    • Choosing a safe password,
    • Common issues (Viruses, Spyware, Botnet, Ratting and Phishing)
    • Current user issues (Blackmail, Revenge, Social Media and Dating sites)

    We discussed ways to protect ourselves from Cyber Crime.


  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    6th February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy


    Well done to Leah in 1RF, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.


    Well done Leah!


  • Year 10 Rugby Union Cup Semi Final

    6th February 2018 - Garforth Academy

    The Year 10 Rugby team lost this afternoon 14:7  to last years finalists, Rodillian Academy. The lads were outstanding and didn't deserve to lose the game, dominating for large parts, coming close to scoring more tries on several occasions.
    The opposision coaches were very complimentary and we all agreed that  the game would have been a worthy final, between two very good teams.
    The boys cup run comes to an end but it has to be said that all 24 players have represented the academy with great pride, determin

  • Safer Internet Day

    6th February 2018 - Grange Lane Infant Academy

    Year 1 and 2 have been designing posters and having discussions about how to keep safe on the internet for Safer Internet Day 2018.


    We talked about what information you shouldn't share online and what to do if you feel worried about anything on the computer or tablet. We also discussed how much time is appropriate to spend on our devices.

  • Calendar News - Pupils' Aspirations

    5th February 2018 - Park View Primary Academy

    Some of our older children in school shared their views about suffrage and talk about aspirations for young women on the Calendar local news.

  • Non Uniform Day

    5th February 2018 - Melior Community Academy

    The academy will be hosting a non uniform day on Friday, 9th February in aid of the British Heart Foundation.

    The charge for students not wearing uniform will be £1 and students are encouraged to wear red to show their support for this charity.

  • Year 7 joining MCA in September 2018

    5th February 2018 - Manor Croft Academy

    If you would like a tour with our Principal then please come to reception and we will arrange for Mr Barnett to show you around.  We are sure that you will be impressed! If you would like to discuss admissions for September 2018 then please contact Ms Karen Broadhead on 01924 325230 or admin@manorcroft.org.uk

  • Post 16 Army Careers Presentation

    5th February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy

    Andrew Turner of the Doncaster Army Careers Office delivered a presentation to our Post 16 students to inspire today’s young people to consider the Army as a career.

    The presentation covered the role of the army in today’s world and the many types of careers available in the armed forces, including roles such as chefs, aircraft technicians, administration, medical, computers and logistics. It also looked at the army’s role in

  • U12 West Yorkshire County Football Champions

    5th February 2018 - Garforth Academy

    An excellent team performance this afternoon has resulted in Garforth Academy Under 12's being crowned West Yorkshire Football County Champions.

    The boys got off to a flying start against Rastrick going 1:0 up after 20 seconds! The final score was  4:1 - a fantastic result on a cold snowy afternoon in Woodlesford. 

    Well done lads !


  • Wild Science Visit

    4th February 2018 - Whetley Academy

    Last week the children at Whetley were visited by some very special animals. Tarantulas and snakes were just some of the creatures we learnt about, and stroked. The children were incredibly brave and totally fascinated with these strange creatures as our expert explained how to feed and care for them.


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    3rd February 2018 - The Parks Academy

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    2nd February 2018 - Crookesbroom Primary Academy

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  • Knottingley Foodbank Donations

    2nd February 2018 - De Lacy Academy

    Thank you to everyone who donated to the local foodbank from October - December 2017.

  • Bike donation

    2nd February 2018 - Kingston Park Academy

    We would like to ask any parents/carers if your child has outgrown their bike or recently had a new bike, if they would consider donating the unwanted bikes to our school. We are lucky to be able to offer bikeability training throughout the school but unfortunately not all children have suitable bikes to be able to take part. The training not only provides children with how to stay safe on a bike but it also helps them learn a life long skill of learning to ride a bike. If you have a bike that you think wou

  • Year 6 Parent's SATs Meeting

    2nd February 2018 - Kingston Park Academy

    Year 6 SATs will take place between Monday 14th May and Thursday 17th May 2018. Year 6 parents are invited to a SATs meeting on Tuesday 6th February 2018 at 5.00pm. We will explain what SATs are and what will happen during SATs week. We will share what the tests may include and the types of questions the children will need to answer. We will also explain how we prepare your child in school and what you can do to help them at home.


  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    2nd February 2018 - Serlby Park Academy


    Well done to Allan and Jaden-Ethan in 1RF, who have just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.


    Well done boys!

  • Spelling Bee

    1st February 2018 - Craven Primary Academy

    Well done to our Spelling Bee winners for Spring 1!