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  • Parent Survey

    20th November 2015

    We recently sent out a Survey for all parents to complete, if you would like a copy of this please see below. We would really appreciate your feedback. Thank you to everyone that has sent them back so far.

  • Children in Need

    16th November 2015

    We would like to thank everyone who donated to Children in Need on Friday 13th November. We raised a total of £523.00 for the worthwhile cause.

    • The children came to school dressed as their favourite Superheros or wore non-uniform for a donation of £1.00.
    • We sold homemade Pudsey Bear buscuits at a cost of 50p each.
    • Mrs Hallam sold Pudsey Bear wristbands at a cost of £1.00 each.
    • We had a large Pudsey Bear in our main hall, the children came in class by class and placed any spare change they had on it. We managed
  • Kindle Winners

    16th October 2015

    We would like to congratulate our half termly attendance winners, each child won a Kindle. The winners were announced after being drawn from a prize draw in assembly.

    Congratulations to ......

    • Surina-Jean Wilkinson-Schofield
    • Cody Dawn
    • Wiktoria Nowak
    • Oskar Szydlowski

    WELL DONE!

  • New Library area!

    1st October 2015

    New Library area in the main school entrance!

    Starting from next week beginning 5th October after school at 3:10pm every Thursday parents are invited to help their child to choose a book from the new library in the main entrance after school at 3:10 – 3.30pm every Thursday.

    Come and see the giant dragon egg close up! Choose a lovely bedtime book to read with your child.

    Please support this weekly Thursday event.

  • MacMillan Coffee Morning

    28th September 2015

    A big thank you to everyone that attended our Coffee Morning on Friday 25th September, we raised a total of £105.00.

  • Young Voices

    16th September 2015

    We are very excited to announce that on Monday 18th January 2016 our school is taking part in Young Voices, which is the largest schools concert in the world.

    We need children to join our after school club every Thursday from 3.10pm - 4.10pm starting from 17th September. We will have fun learning words and actions for 15 songs that we will perform with lots of other schools at Sheffield Motor Point Arena.

    Parents are welcome to buy tickets and watch us perform at the concert, further details on how to buy the

  • KS2 Running Club

    11th September 2015

    Our Head of Academy Miss Robinson will be starting her running club again after school every Tuesday from 15th September. If your child is interested in joining the club, please see Miss Robinson.

  • Ofsted Visit

    10th June 2015

    We recently had an HMI visit, please click on the link below to see the published report.

     

    http://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/138676

     

  • Young Writers Competition

    5th June 2015

    The Year 1 pupils have recently taken part in the Young Writers Poetry Competition. They learnt about Acrostic Poems and created their own based on their name or something that they like and have sent them off to see if they have what it takes to become published poets! The best ones will be published in a book that the pupils can purchase, as well as the winning school receiving a prize!

  • Saving Water with Severn Trent!

    3rd June 2015

    Year 1 had a visit from Severn Trent Water where they learnt all about how to save water!

    The children learnt that:

    • You should wash your car using a sponge and bucket instead of a hose pipe.
    • When you have a bath, only fill it up to your belly button – not your chin!
    • Always remember to turn the taps off!
    • Only put toilet roll down the toilet – not baby wipes.
    • Don’t spend more than 4 minutes in the shower.

     

    Take a look at the photographs they took.

    JD

     

  • WELCOME BACK!

    1st June 2015

    We would like to welcome everyone back after the Half Term Holiday!

    We hope you all had a lovely week off - did you go on holiday or have you spent time with your friends and family in the sunshine? We'd love to hear about what you got up to.

    We all like a break but now it's time to get back to work .... well, at least until the Summer Holidays!!

  • After School Cricket Club

    21st May 2015

    Mr Blackwell will be running the Cricket Club after school again this year for Years 3, 4, 5 and 6, this will take place on a Tuesday from 3.30 - 4.30pm starting week commencing 15th September 2015.

     

    Letters have been sent out to a certain amount of pupils, and the successful pupils will be notified by letter. If you do require a letter please speak to Mr Blackwell.

  • National Walk to School Week!

    18th May 2015

    It's National Walk to School Week this week (from 18th - 22nd May). Discover the healthy benefits of walking!

     

    To find out more click on the link below:

    http://www.livingstreets.org.uk/walk-with-us/events/walk-to-school-week 

     

  • SATS are over!

    15th May 2015

    Well done to all our Year 6 children that sat their SATS this week, we know that this is a stressful time for the children and we are extremely proud of them!

     

    Well done Year 6!

  • NSPCC PANTS

    13th May 2015

    Here you can download information guides for both parents and children about the lastest campaign to help keep children safe.

    Help keep your child safe - talk PANTS and you've got it covered!

    For more information about PANTS, please visit the NSPCC website (see link below)

    http://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/underwear-rule/

  • Year 6 SATS

    11th May 2015

    Our Year 6 children will be undergoing their SATS tests this week. We wish them all the best of luck!! Please see below for the 2015 Test Timetable, this shows which test's the children will be undertaking on which days.

  • Turf Cutting Ceremony

    11th May 2015

    We had a Turf Cutting Ceremony at school on Friday 8th May 2015. Here are some photographs taken at the event, also please see link below for more photographs: http://spikephotography.photoshelter.com/gallery/Wainwright-Academy-Kier/G00001ig8XVqIqhs

  • Science Competition

    11th May 2015

    Below are some photographs of the Year 1 children creating vehicles out of plastic bottles for a Science Competition. The winners of Year 1 were Israa, Natasza and Meisha from Class 1W. Israa went to Doncaster where she went up against other SPTA schools.

  • Pupil Reward Points

    7th May 2015

    Please click on the link below for more information about our new Pupil Reward Points System. The children earn 5 points per attendance session and can gain more points by being helpful, polite and general good behavour. You will also find below a list of rewards and the amount of points needed to purchase them.

     

    This new system is having a great effect on the overall behaviour throughout school.

     

    http://www.pupilrewardpoints.co.uk/

  • SCHOOL CLOSED FOR POLLING DAY!

    5th May 2015

    Just a quick reminder to everyone that our school will be closed on Thursday 7th May 2015 as we are being used as a Polling Station. All staff and pupils will return to school on Friday 8th May as normal.

     

    Don't forget to vote!