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  • Summer Festival 2014

    9th June 2014

    Queen Elizabeth Academy are welcoming and inviting the Mansfield Community to a fantastic feel good afternoon on Friday 11th July from 2.00pm - 8.00pm. Tickets on sale now at £1.50 each from Queen Elizabeth Reception or by calling 01623 623559. Bookings must be made by 20th June 2014.

  • Year 6 visit Mill Base after SATs

    23rd May 2014

    Our Year 6 pupils were treated to a day at Mill Base Environmental Centre on 21st May, they took part in team building activities and as the weather was nice, they took part in some water based activities. They had a great, fun filled day after a hard week of SATs.


    The photographs from this visit will follow shortly as they are being sent directly from Mill Base.

  • Year 4 visit Brackenhurst

    22nd May 2014

    Our Year 4 pupils had the opportunity to visit Brackenhurst Environmental Centre on 21st May. They learnt about different plants and took part in orienterring and art in the environment.


    Here are some photographs they took.

  • Book Fair Competition

    16th May 2014

    The children had the opportunity to enter a competition to win a £5 book voucher to spend at the book fair. Here are some photographs from that book fair.


    Here are some of the entries!


  • Messy Church

    14th May 2014

    St Mary's Church, Ladybrook, will be hosting 'Messy Church' sessions at 3.30pm on the following 3 dates:


    19th May 2014

    2nd June 2014

    7th July 2014


    These sessions are free of charge and there will be various activities available ie: crafts, games, songs and stories. There will also be refreshments available.

    Everyone is welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • SATs

    12th May 2014

    We wish our Year 6 children good luck as they are taking their SATs exams this week.

  • School Crossing Patrol Wanted!

    7th May 2014

    We have been informed by the County Council Road Safety Department that the person they were hoping to appoint as a Crossing Patrol was not suitable and that the Crossing Patrol for Ladybrook Lane has been taken ill. We wish her a speedy recovery. Therefore we currently have no Crossing Patrol on the Ladybrook Lane site or Harrop White Road site, in the meantime whilst there is no patrol, please ensure that your child is accompanied to and from school by someone responsible.


    They are re-advertising and have

  • Bailey from Dogs Trust visited Year 1

    5th May 2014

    Year 1 pupils had a visit from Bailey the dog & his carer Anthea from The Dogs Trust. Anthea taught the children how to care for a dog.


    We always like it when he visits us at school, he always gets lots of attention from the children.

  • Yorkshire Wildlife Park

    1st May 2014

    Year 1 pupils visited Yorkshire Wildlife Park on Tuesday 29th April, as part of their Science topic about Caring for Living Things.


    Please take a look at their photgraphs from the visit. They had a wonderful day!

  • Memorial Bench

    7th April 2014

    Many of you contributed towards a bench in memory of Sally Mulliss. She worked at our school as a Midday Supervisor, until she sadly lost her long battle with illness. The bench is located in our Friendship Garden, if you would like to visit the garden, it is accessible at the beginning & end of the school day. A group of Year 4 pupils have offered to be 'gardeners' & look after the garden.


    Once the bench had arrived, Sally's daughter Megan took her class to see it. You can see the photographs in our galler

  • Late Arrivals

    4th April 2014

    If your child arrives at school after 9.00am they need to come in through the main entrance & be registered at the office.


    We will continue to work hard to ensure that all of our children arrive at school on time every day (before 9.00am). There are currently 8 children who continue to arrive late on a regular basis.

  • Book Fair

    3rd April 2014

    Our recent Scholastic Book Fair was a huge success, we raised £508.00 for books for our school. A BIG thank you to everyone who attended & showed support!


  • School Dinners Price Increase

    3rd April 2014

    We have been informed by Education Catering that they will need to put their prices up after Easter. As from Tuesday 22nd April the cost of a school dinner will be £2.10 per day/£10.50 per week.

  • Shop For Schools 2014

    27th March 2014

    We are once again taking part in the Shop For Schools Scheme. Between 29th March & 29th April you, your family & friends can earn points for our school by shopping in the in the Four Season Shopping Centre & taking your receipts the friendly staff at the Customer Services Desk.


    If you would like more information about the scheme please click on the website link:

  • Dragons

    26th March 2014

    Year 1 have been learning about Dragons. They got creative & designed this display board.



    26th March 2014

    We would like to congratulate Miss Graney as she has successfully applied for a new post at Skegby Junior Academy. She will begin work there after Easter. We will be very sorry to see her leave Wainwright, but wish her all the best for the future.


    We are very pleased to be able to welcome Mr Andrew Spencer to our team for the Summer Term. He is a very experienced teacher & has already been into school to work alongside Miss Graney & meet the children.


    Miss Graney & Mr Spencer will be planning & working toge

  • Coffee Morning

    24th March 2014

    We held a Coffee Morning on Friday 21st March & raised £30.00. Thank you to everyone who came along!

  • Spelling Bee

    21st March 2014

    We are pleased to annouce the return of the Wainwright Primary Academy Spelling Bee.


    Children will take home words to learn over the next few days. The class teachers will then arrange for a class spelling competition for the children who want to take part & the winners will go through to the year group final.


    A year group final will then be held & the overall group winner will recieve a prize. All children taking part will recieve a certificate.


    The winners will recieve their prizes in the whole school ass

  • Sherwood Pines

    20th March 2014

    Year 3 had the opportunity to visit Sherwood Pines on Thursday 13th March 2014. This trip was to help develop working together as a team & thinking skills. Activities included den building & being an animal detective. You will find our photographs here!

  • Football Match

    14th March 2014

    We organised a football match for the children that particpate in our weekly After School Football Club. The children played against Kingsway Primary School on Thursday 13th March 2014 & won 3-1! We are very proud, the children did a great job!