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Mandarin Theme Day at Leeds University

Some of the Year  7 Inspire students went to Leeds University to participate in a Mandarin Theme Day where they tried their hand at traditional Chinese Circus skills, had a…

Year 7
Mandarin Theme Day at Leeds University

Our MFL Spelling Bee Winners!

Today we held our first MFL Spelling Bee. Year 7 students took it in turns to spell our words in either French or Spanish, with the words getting harder and…

Year 7
Our MFL Spelling Bee Winners!

Road Safety with PC Riddington

Year 7 Nurture group were given a Road Safety lesson by PC Riddington. They learnt about how important it is to always be sensible around roads and how to safely…

Year 7
Road Safety with PC Riddington

Building teamwork skills with marshmallow towers!

As part of the curriculum for year 7 SEND students the Academy has weekly timetabled ‘skills’ lessons. These lessons provide students with the opportunity to develop key skills explicitly during…

Year 7
Building teamwork skills with marshmallow towers!

We celebrated Chinese New Year!

Our Year 7s learn Mandarin and as part of this we like to celebrate Chinese New Year! We decided to invite our local Co-op Academies primaries so that they could…

Year 7
We celebrated Chinese New Year!

Year 7s learn first aid and CPR

Our Year 7s have been learning first aid skills and emergency CPR with Ms Driscoll. Ms Driscoll does this every year to make sure our students are prepared for everything….

Year 7
Year 7s learn first aid and CPR

Check out our top stamp earners this week

Some of our Year 7s have blown us away with the amount of stamps they’ve earnt this week. They’ve almost run of out room and there’s still a day left!…

Year 7
Check out our top stamp earners this week

We held our first inter-school poetry competition!

As part of our work with local primary schools, our Year 7s organised our first ever poetry competition. They invited pupils from Bankside, Hovingham and Nightingale to learn their favourite…

Year 7
We held our first inter-school poetry competition!

Year 7 celebrate Chinese New Year

Some of our Year 7 students have been learning Mandarin, and they decided with Mrs Jamen that they wanted to do something special for Chinese New Year! Mrs Jamen and…

Year 7
Year 7 celebrate Chinese New Year