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  • Grandparent lunch

    17th October 2017

    On 2nd October over 130 grandparents came to have lunch with their grandchildren and play outside in the playground.

  • Debating competition

    16th October 2017

    On Thursday 12th October Charlotte, Emma, Evie, Alex, Ben and Evan from Y5 went to east Garforth primary for a debating competition. It was between East Garforth, Green Lane, Park View and Whetley. Our first debate was against Whetley, the topic was “Should you change your clothes because of what others think?” After 15 minutes of planning time, we started debating. We were for changing clothes and won securing us a place in the final. In the final we were against East Garforth and the topic was “Should mob

  • Macmillan Coffee Morning

    2nd October 2017

    Thank you to all the children and parents that supported the coffee morning on Thursday 28th September we raised over £219. A big thank you to the school council and FOGL who ran the event.

  • EYFS Stay and Play

    1st October 2017

    35 parents attended the EYFS stay and play in September. Thank you for all those that supported this event, it was very well received and we will be running many more over the academic year.

  • Y6 Residential September 2017

    16th September 2017

    The Year 6 team had a fabulous time at Kingswood, Dearne Valley last week.  Visiting so soon in the school year gave us all a chance to get to know each other and we were so proud of the way in which the children pushed themselves by: trying new activities; overcoming personal challenges and developing their teamwork skills.  Thanks to: Mrs Palin, Mrs Martin, Mrs Hector, Mrs Sterland, Mrs Coles and Mr Buckley who gave up their free time and looked after the children so well on their adventure.  What a great

  • Roald Dahl Day Y4

    15th September 2017

    On the 13th September, Y4 celebrated Roald Dahl day. Hazel class invented some new ‘Delumptiouschocolate bars, including the scrumptious Cake Bomb and the tantalising Sweet Tweet, whilst in Chestnut class, new characters were created, including the Vomit Comet and the Colossal Pea.

    We also explored some exciting maths, helping Willy Wonka decide how many wrappers he might need for his new chocolate bars.

    In the afternoon, Y4 went to Poplar and Willow class, taking with us our favourite, ‘phizz-whizzing boo

  • Welcome Back to School

    5th September 2017

    The academy opened after the summer holidays to children on Tuesday 5th September.

    The children and staff are excited about the new year and all of the exciting learning planned.

    The first newsletter goes out on Friday 8th September.  Be sure to read your copy to hear about the current events and activities to get the school year off to a great start!

    Please let us know if any of your contact details have changed.

  • Year 4 Residential to Hartington Hall

    30th April 2016

    Year 4 children took their first school residential from 27th-29th April.  They stayed at Hartington Hall and had many exciting adventures including becoming Tudors for the day, hiking in the woods and fields and exploring Hartington Village.  They were able to try out skills they had already learned and learn new skills along the way.  It was wonderful to see the growing independence the children showed.  Our video is just a small taste of the adventures had!

    Thanks go to all of the staff that helped to mak

  • World Book Day 2016

    3rd March 2016

     

    On Thursday 3rd March, GLPA celebrated World Book Day.

    Each class selected a book to feature in their classes for the day.  Children participated in a variety of activities featuring the story including reading, writing, maths, making potions, recreating scenes, art, PE and MORE!

    Watch our video of the day!