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Three Lane Ends Academy

Latest News

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*KINGSWOOD 2017*

10/02/2017 - The children are on their way from Kingswood depending on traffic we should arrive back at 3.45pm, please collect your child from the bus. Thank you Mrs Townsend

09/02/2017 - Weather update, snow flurries have just arrived which has caused great excitement. Mrs Townsend  

09/02/2017 - The children have been enjoying a variety of activities throughout the week and are all being amazingly well behaved and thoroughly enjoying themselves. Mrs Townsend

06/02/2017 - The children have arrived safely to Kingswood, all have eaten and are well fed and now looking forward to the days activities. Mrs Townsend 

Year 1 and 2 Chinese Dragon Dance

6 February 2017

All the children enjoyed listening and dancing to Chinese music. The children enjoyed dressing up as the Chinese dragon and lion. The children also had the opportunity to use authentic Chinese items.  

Gymnastics Festival

6 February 2017

Congratulations to the 8 children who took part in the event at Castleford Academy on Monday 6 February 2017. The children worked hard to impress the judges with their fantastic skills. The Key Stage Two team beat all the other local primary schools to be awarded First Place Winners. Well done!

  

More stories here...
 

Calendar

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Monday 6 - Friday 10 February - Kingswood Residential for Year 4

Friday 10 February - School closes for Half Term 3.05pm

Monday 20 February - School opens for Spring Half Term 8.50am

Thursday/Friday 23/24 February - World Book Day - Book Fair

Thursday 2 March - World Book Day - Dress as a character

Thursday 16 March - Parents Evening

Thursday 23 March - Parents Evening

Wednesday 5 April 9.30am and 1.00pm - Foundation Stage Easter Bonnet Parade (Parents Welcome)

Thursday 6 April 9.15am - KS1 Eggstravaganza (Parents Welcome)

Friday 7 April 10.45am - KS2 Easter Egg Competition - Character and Decorated Eggs (Parents Welcome)

Friday 7 April 1.00pm - School closes for Easter

 


 

Headteacher's Welcome

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On behalf of the children, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to Three Lane Ends Academy. We hope you find our website clear, informative and easy to navigate. It is designed to give you a flavour of the vibrant life of our school, the work of our pupils and the quality education we strive to deliver.

Being the Headteacher of Three Lane Ends Academy gives me great pleasure. Having been a teacher here for 16 years and the Assistant Headteacher for 10 years, I am fully committed to the community of Three Lane Ends Academy and strive to ensure that the school serves our local children and their families well.

While it is my priority that the education your child receives here with us will enable them to achieve their academic potential and progress confidently into the next phase of their education, it is also part of my vision that all our children are filled with positive experiences, that they are aware of the endless possibilities that await them and that they are nurtured in order to develop within them, a confidence to embrace whatever comes their way. Underpinning the above, is my relentless commitment to ensuring that the children of Three Lane Ends Academy possess the values that enable them to live well in society and prepares them to deal effectively with the challenges that the modern world presents.

All of our staff share this vision and recognise children as unique individuals with specific talents and needs. They work tirelessly to provide a varied and engaging curriculum and a positive school experience.

If you would like to know more about our school, you are very welcome to come and visit.

Katie Greatorex
Headteacher

 

Noticeboard

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Comic Relief

The school will be selling Red Noses this year in aid of Comic Relief. They are available from Thursday 9 February 2017 at the school office for £1.00. 
 

School Crossing Patrol - Following the details on the recent Newsletter you can have your say at roadsafety@wakefield.gov.uk 

Junior Playground

Mrs Gill, parent in 3D, has kindly offered to run the Manchester Marathon in order to raise funds. It will take place on 2 April 2017. We would very much appreciate your support in sponsoring Mrs Gill on the schools' behalf.

You can donate in school or online at https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/threelaneendsacademy

Contact Details - If you have changed your telephone/mobile number recently, please inform the school office.

Parent Questionnaires - The Parent Questionnaires given out at Parents' Evening in November were completed by 156 parents. Thank You! They were overwhelmingly positive with only a handful of concerns raised.

Home School Projects - A very big thank you for your support with the Home School Projects. We have been extremely impressed with the variety and standard of the projects and the level of effort and creativity demonstrated. 

Junior Playground - As you may be aware, the surface on the junior playground is suffering from wear and tear and as a result we would like to have it resurfaced. Due to the size of the playground, the costs involved will be substantial– tens of thousands of pounds. We are currently seeking quotes. As far as we are aware, there are no grants available to support us with this. We intend to write to local businesses and companies who are currently working in the local area in order to seek financial help. If you are able to secure any help on our behalf, please let us know. We will also need to organise a variety of fund raising events each year to help towards the cost. If you have any ideas for this, please let us know.

 

 

Postal Address

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Three Lane Ends Academy
Methley Road
Castleford
WF10 1PN

Contact Information

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T: 01977 524483
Headteacher@tleacademy.co.uk