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  • BRIGHT BUS SCHOOL SERVICE

    29th June 2017

    This is an urgent update for students using the Bright Bus 555 service to get to and from the academy. The MORNING service will be 15 MINUTES EARLIER every day from Monday 3rd July 2017. The changes are as follows:

    555 – A.M.

    Thorne, Kirton Lane/Pennine Road                          07:40 am

    Stainforth, Kirton Lane/Mayfield Avenue              07:42 am

    Stainforth, Field Road/The Fox Inn                            07:47 am

    Hatfield, Ash Hill Road/Ash Hill Academy               07:58 am

    Route

    From Thorne, Kirton Lan

  • Y8/9 BRADFORD UNIVERSITY TRIP

    28th June 2017

    On Tuesday 27th June 2017, approximately 60 students from Years 8 and 9 were taken to the University of Bradford, by Mr Reynolds, Mrs Claybourn, Mr Johnston and Mr Parsons. The students took part in a #PoweringTransformation workshop, a fully funded, one-day programme developed by The Transformation Trust and supported by Dell. This exciting programme provides the opportunity for a school to send 60 students in Years 7-9, to take part in a workshop using the latest Dell technology in a creative and interest

  • DONCASTER ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

    27th June 2017

    This is an update following the Doncaster Schools Athletics Championships on Monday (19th) and Tuesday (20th) last week.

    The Year 7 and 8 students competed on a very hot Monday! Our best performers, who came in the top 6 in the finals, were:

    Mason Clark (Yr 7) - Discus 2nd place with a throw of 16.9m

    Georgia Cherowbrier (Yr 7) - Javelin 4th place with a throw of 14.5m

    William Wood (Yr 7) - 5th place with a throw of 19.25m

    Chelsea Bisby (Yr 8) - 4th place 100m in 14.35s

    Jack Evans (Yr 8) - 5th place 100m in 13.3s

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  • ASSEMBLIES POSTPONED

    26th June 2017

    This week all year group assemblies are postponed due to the Auditorium being used for Year 6 Transition activities. Could all students please report to their Form Class at the appropriate time.

  • Y6 PARENTS/CARERS DAY

    21st June 2017

    On Tuesday 27th June 2017 the academy will be hosting a Year 6 Parents/Carers Open Day, where the families of Year 6 students will have an opportunity to attend a one to one meeting with a member of staff, to ask any questions and discuss any concerns. It will also be an opportunity to speak with Mrs Hayes from the medical/first aid team, to ensure all students' individual needs are met.

    Please could any Parents/Carers that have not already booked their appointments contact us on (01302) 840961 and request t

  • SUMMER 2017 ENRICHMENT

    20th June 2017

    There have been some timetable updates for our Creative Enrichment sessions for the Summer half term 2017. Please check this page for details - http://bit.ly/2svUg4R

  • DRAMA CLUB REOPENED

    20th June 2017

    After a brief postponement, the Drama Club enrichment will reopen on Monday 26th June 2017 and run on Monday afternoons 2:30-3:30pm. Sessions will be lead by Mrs Wigham in W4 - all students are welcome to attend.

  • YEAR 6 TRANSITION DAYS

    20th June 2017

    On the dates below we will be welcoming Year 6 students and their supporting staff on Year 6 Transition Days:

    Wednesday 28th June - all feeder primaries except Sheep Dip and Kirton Lane

    Thursday 28th June - all feeder primaries except Sheep Dip and Kirton Lane

    Friday 30th June - all feeder primaries including Sheep Dip and Kirton Lane Group A

    Tuesday 4th July - Sheep Dip and Kirton Lane Group A and Group B

    Wednesday 5th July - Sheep Dip and Kirton Lane Group A and Group B


    For more details about the Year 6 Transit

  • SOUTH YORKS SCHOOLS ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

    13th June 2017

    The South Yorkshire Athletics Championships took place at the Keepmoat on a wet and windy Saturday, 10th June. 5 of our students were selected to represent Doncaster as mentioned last week. Unfortunately, Tyler White was unable to attend, but the other 4 students attended and competed extremely well as part of the Doncaster Team.

    Luke Lyon Year 9 finished 4th in the Junior boys 100m final with a time of 12.4 secs

    William Wood Year 7 finished 5th in the cricket ball throw with a distance of 35.27 metres and 8t

  • STUDENT WALKING ALL OVER CANCER

    7th June 2017

    One of our caring and dedicated Year 11 students, Imogen Oates, is currently undertaking a fundraising campaign for Cancer Research UK. Inspired by family and friends who have and are battling cancer, Imogen is aiming to walk 10,000 steps every day in the month of June, in order to raise at least £30 for the charity.

    If you would like to support Imogen in her fundraising, please follow the link below – every little bit will help, and if you do decide to donate please also check the ‘Gift Aid’ option, as it w

  • GOLF ENRICHMENT SESSIONS

    7th June 2017

    Mr Bullock will be running four golf sessions at the Kingswood Golf Centre, starting on Wednesday 21st June 2017, for four weeks as part of Enrichment. There is a limit of 10 students each week, so if you are interested in golf and would like to attend, please see Mr Bullock urgently.

  • MEERKAT MAY WINNERS

    6th June 2017

    Congratulations to our May Top Form Attendance Winners! They will be having a day out at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park on Monday 26th June. Thank you to all form tutors and learning managers who have helped promote and encourage the May competition.

    YEAR 7   MWI

    YEAR 8   HDO

    YEAR 9   VWR

    YEAR 10 AGR

    Special mention goes out to 8HDO & 10AGR who have so far been the highest attending forms since the rewards competitions started in March.

  • DONCASTER ATHLETICS TRIALS

    6th June 2017

    Following the athletics trials that were held before half term, the students below have been selected to represent Doncaster in the South Yorkshire Athletics Championships on Saturday, 10th June at the Keepmoat.

    William Wood year 7 Ball Throw and Long Jump

    Ender Elik year 7 Long Jump

    Luke Lyon year 9 100m

    Tyler White year 10 100m & 200m

    Jake Bellwood year 9 200m & 400m

    All of our students performed extremely well and were a credit to the academy.

    -  Mrs Allott

  • Y11 MATHS DROP DOWN

    6th June 2017

    On Wednesday 7th June 2017, our Year 11 students will be having a Maths Drop-down Day. The sessions will be as follows:

    S-band: Periods 1 and 2

    R-band: Periods 4 and 5

    For further details, please see your Maths teacher or Mr Wilkinson.

  • DRAMA CLUB POSTPONED

    5th June 2017

    Please be aware that the Drama Club scheduled for this afternoon is being postponed. Drama Club will be back on Monday 12th June 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience.

  • JUNE ATTENDANCE COMPETITION

    30th May 2017

    Following "Meerkat May", the attendance competition this month will be Jam-packed June! As the name implies, the competition is literally jam-packed with prizes for the best attending pupils and Top Form, including:

    • Hatfield Water Park
    • Top Form (with a twist!)
    • Harry's Fish Bar lunch
    • Vouchers for FREE Ice skating or Swimming at the Dome

    For your chance to win one of these fantastic prizes, just ensure you turn up to school every day, equipped and prepared for learning. Good luck everyone!

  • HALF TERM INTERVENTION SESSIONS

    25th May 2017

    Please find below the timetable for the intervention sessions being held for students over the half term break. Entry for students and staff will be via the old Student Reception, with students having to sign in/out before directly proceeding to their designated room.

    (Year 11 unless otherwise stated)

    Tuesday 30th May

    English 11am – 3pm

    Miss Abeysekera H4

     

    Thursday 1st June

    English 10am – 2pm

    Mrs Mundin H5

    Ms Shaplin H3

    Mr Shaw H8

     

    Friday 2nd June

    Food and Cookery   8:30am – 2:30pm (Year 10)

                Mr Ramage AL3

    Hi

  • BIN IT! ROADSHOW

    25th May 2017

    This morning our Year 7 and some Year 8 students were treated to a performance regarding social responsibility. Two actors (Taylor and Doc) provided an exciting and informative performance from the award-winning, national touring, ‘Bin It!’ roadshow. With questions about ‘Who Litters?’, ‘Why Do We Litter?’, and ‘Where Is Your Favourite Clean Place’, the students were engaged and enthused throughout. The performance was also attended by local councillors and Delta Academy Trust staff.

    From the staff and stude

  • Y11 PROM TICKETS

    25th May 2017

    As of today (Thursday 24th May 2017), Year 11 End of Year Prom tickets are available to purchase. The price per ticket is £25, and the Prom will be held on Friday 23rd June 2017.

  • YEAR 7 PERFORMANCE

    24th May 2017

    Mr Reynolds has organised, Bin IT! to visit Year 7 students tomorrow. The Bin It! Roadshow is an educational resource performed live at your school, designed to address the environmental & social impact of littering. 

    Further info see: http://biniteducation.com/