All Trust News

  • Sixth Form Results Success!

    18th August 2017 - The South Leeds Academy

    We are delighted that all of our students have achieved their first choice destination at University or Apprenticeship.  This year’s Post 16 performance shows a significant improvement on last year’s results and a positive, three-year trend in term of both academic and applied qualifications.     

    Whilst we would like to congratulate all of our students on their grades, there are three performances in particular that we would like to highlight due to the hard work and application they demonstrated.

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    17th August 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    Ash Hill students are celebrating another fantastic set of A-level results.

    This year’s results again saw a 100% pass rate in all A-level subjects, as well as a continued increase in the percentage of top grades achieved.  All Year 13 students have secured places in Higher education, apprenticeship schemes or employment.

    Director of Post-16, Glenn Blackett, praised students, staff and parents for their efforts, saying “I am delighted for the students, their families and their teachers, who deserve this succes


    17th August 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    This morning we have welcomed our Post 16 students to collect their GCE (A-level) results! Staff were on hand to congratulate, and our Careers Advisor Helen Green was available for advice, guidance and support regarding future opportunities. Some students had questions regarding the new grading structure and the way that their results are presented, so they were offered meetings with staff to advise on the changes.

  • Record A-level results

    17th August 2017 - The Vale Academy

    Students and staff have celebrated The Vale Academy’s best ever A-level results.

    They recorded a pass rate of 99% across academic and vocational courses with 37% of grades either A or A*.

    All who applied gained entry into their first choice university.

    There was an overall average progress of +0.22 for academic and +0.90 for vocational subjects.

    The Vale Academy’s Principal Nicola Williams was “delighted”.  “This is an excellent set of results for our students who are in Brigg Sixth Form,” she said. “I am delig

  • A Level Success

    17th August 2017 - Garforth Academy

    Garforth Academy, a member of the Delta Academies Trust, have achieved an outstanding set of Key Stage 5 results with an academic average points score of 33.56 and an Applied General average points score of 43.54.  This is a record set of results for the Academy.

    All students did incredibly well and were delighted with their results which they had worked hard to achieve.  Whilst it is difficult to distinguish who stands out amongst such a terrific set of results, of particular note are the following students

  • De Warenne celebrates Year 13 results

    17th August 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    Students and staff at De Warenne Academy are celebrating a great set of results.

    38% of the A Level results were graded at A*-B and 23.8% of grades were A and A*.

    100% of candidates passed all of their A Levels, again beating the national average of 97.9%.

    Megan Jones has performed magnificently all year and her hard work has been rewarded with an A* in Economics, an A in Maths and a B grade in English Language – as well as a bursary prize from the Mexborough and District branch of the Lions Association, which

  • Year 11 Leavers: Council Insight Open Days

    16th August 2017 - St Wilfrid's Academy

    There is a fantastic opportunity for Year 11 Leavers interested in Jobs with The Council to attend one of 2 open days on the 18th and 25th August. 

    Please see the attached flyer for more information and to book a free place.


    15th August 2017 - Ash Hill Academy

    SPT Uniforms, our new uniform supplier, will be on site at the academy on Monday 21st August 2017 for the first of their 'Shop & Swap' events. Parents and carers will be able to handle the new uniform for the first time, allowing their children to try it on for sizings, as well as swap/exchange any previously purchased items of new uniform, should they not fit already.

    The event will take place between 10:00am and 1:00pm.

  • We’re making communication easier & faster

    10th August 2017 - De Warenne Academy

    I’m pleased to advise that we’ve introduced a new service - School Gateway. This means that we can share information such as lesson timetables, achievements and assessment results with parents more quickly via email, text, online and smartphone app.

    You will also be able to make payments via credit and debit card, view lunch balances and give online consent for activities such as school trips. Parents also have the ability to see Club sessions and make payments towards any booked sessions.

    What you need to do

  • BrightBus school services update

    3rd August 2017 - Don Valley Academy

    School bus company BrightBus has announced its closure from the end of the academic year 2016/17.

    SYPTE, working with other bus companies and the local authorities, has put alternative travel arrangements in place for  the 78 routes run by BrightBus to 32 schools. Services for Don Valley Academy from September 2017 are listed in the table below (links below will open up as PDFs)

  • Service for families during the holiday perio

    27th July 2017 - Melior Community Academy

    We would like to make you aware of the following service :

    Family Information Service
    Hewson House
    PO Box 35
    Station Road
    DN20 8XJ

    01724 296629

    There is a website which has lots of information for families and includes a diary of activities throughout the year but especially during the Sumer Holidays.

    The service also offers a directory of services for use by both professionals and families - this is not yet l

  • Uniform changes from September 2017

    25th July 2017 - John Whitgift Academy

    As you have already been made aware, A Delta Academies trust-wide uniform is to be introduced into all secondary academies from September 2017. Uniform Direct no longer supply our uniform.


    Points to note regarding students in Years 8 – 11 from September 2017:


    • The current JWA tie will be replaced with a Trust-wide tie: this will be provided to all students in the first instance, free of charge and will be issued to all students on the first day back on Tuesday 5th September. Replacement ties must be purchase
  • 100% Attendance

    25th July 2017 - Whetley Academy

    Congratulations to Eliza for achieving 100% attendance for the last 5 years, and winning a brand new bike.

  • Whetley makes a dream come true...

    24th July 2017 - Whetley Academy

    A little boy in KS1, told staff his dream was to sit in a police car. Luckily for Whetley Academy, PCSO Curtis Lodge, was only too happy to fulfil his dream. As you can see in the picture the children thoroughly enjoyed the visit.  

  • A message from Mrs Pearson

    24th July 2017 - Kingston Park Academy

    Dear Parents and Carers

    I can’t believe how quickly this year seems to have passed- it feels like only  a short while ago we were all busy with our Christmas production and here we now are enjoying our traditional last day of term ‘picnic in the playground’, ready for the summer break.

    Yet again our pupils have worked very hard across the year and continue to develop the courage and          resilience they need to achieve their best in all that they do.

    We have also enjoyed some fantastic trips out including;

  • Welcome

    23rd July 2017 - Kingston Park Academy

    We are pleased to announce the recruitment of Miss Newboult who will be covering Miss Newcombe’s  Maternity Leave in September as our Year 1 Teacher. Miss Newboult has joined us today for the children to have the opportunity to meet her and say hello.    

    Best wishes to Miss Newcombe & Mr O’Neill on the safe arrival of their baby.



  • Goodbye to our teaching staff

    22nd July 2017 - Kingston Park Academy

    Goodbye to Mrs Bromley, Mrs Beighton, Mr Keogh and Mr O’Neill. We wish you the best of luck. You will be missed by all.


  • Summer sports activities

    21st July 2017 - The Parks Academy

    Our amazing sports coaches are once again putting on some great activities this summer.