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  • SCHOOL CLOSURE - THURSDAY 1ST MARCH

    1st March 2018

    The Academy will be closed on Thursday 1st March due to the adverse weather conditions.

  • 'Design a Book Cover for Bookbuzz'

    26th February 2018

    Congratulations to Daya in Year 6 who has been selected as the KS2 winner of this year's  Serlby Park Book Illustration Award.

    Last October, our Year 6 pupils had the chance choose a brand new book from sixteen specially selected titles provided by the reading charity Booktrust.

    Daya chose the book 'Wonder' by R. J. Palacio which has just been released as a movie.

    Well done to Daya and we hope she enjoys her prize, Fuzzymud by Louis Sachar.

     

     

  • 'Design a Book Cover for Bookbuzz'

    26th February 2018

     

    Congratulations to our pupils in KS3 who have been chosen as the winners of this year's Serlby Park Book Illustration Award. 

    Last October, our pupils had the opportunity to choose a brand new book from sixteen specially selected titles provided by the reading charity Booktrust. We then launched an art competition to re-design the book covers. We received dozens of high quality entries so well done to everyone who took part.

     The brand new Bookbuzz books for 2018/2019 will be available in the Autumn term.

     

     

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    26th February 2018

     

    Well done to Rory in 5SK, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Rory!

     

  • Quad Bike Information for Parents & Pupils

    26th February 2018

    Mini Motorbike Safety

    This information is intended for parents who are considering buying a powered 'toy' for their children, and in particular: mini motorbikes, go-peds, monkey bikes, quad bikes and similar off road vehicles. The document offers simple advice and outlines factors to take into consideration before, during and after purchase.

    Mini motorbikes, quad bikes and powered scooters are known as 'mini motos' or 'go peds'. They can be bought for as little as £150. Many of these machines are very powerfu

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    22nd February 2018

     

    Well done to Hannah in 6AJ, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Hannah!

     

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    20th February 2018

     

    Well done to Jessica in 5JS, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Jessica!

     

     

  • Attendance Winners

    19th February 2018

     

     

     

     

     

    Congratulations to the following winners of the February half term attendance draw:

     

    Abbey Middleton (Year 7) - £20

    Viniana Raisevu (Year 7) - £20

    Taylor Georgeson (Year 7) - £40

    Jack Waldron (Year 8) – £20

    Nathan Round (Year 8) - £20

    Sophie Holmes (Year 8) - £40

    Leah McGarry (Year 9) - £20

    Hannah Walsh (Year 9) - £20

    Ebony Barker (Year 9) - £40

    Ben Parry (Year 10) - £20

    Caitlin Farrow (Year 10) - £20

    Rhianna Coward (Year 10) - £40

    Callum Robinson (Year 11) - £20

    Storm Baker (Year 11) - £20

    Holly-Anne Harrison (Year

  • Post 16 Cyber Crime Presentation

    6th February 2018

    On Monday 5th February 2018 we met Eamonn Larkin, Crime Reduction Officer from South Yorkshire Police, who gave a very informative presentation to our Post 16 students. Eamonn is an expert in Cyber Crime Awareness. Our students learned about hacking and Cyber Crime. We discussed topics including;

    • Choosing a safe password,
    • Common issues (Viruses, Spyware, Botnet, Ratting and Phishing)
    • Current user issues (Blackmail, Revenge, Social Media and Dating sites)

    We discussed ways to protect ourselves from Cyber Crime.

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  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    6th February 2018

     

    Well done to Leah in 1RF, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Leah!

     

  • Post 16 Army Careers Presentation

    5th February 2018

    Andrew Turner of the Doncaster Army Careers Office delivered a presentation to our Post 16 students to inspire today’s young people to consider the Army as a career.

    The presentation covered the role of the army in today’s world and the many types of careers available in the armed forces, including roles such as chefs, aircraft technicians, administration, medical, computers and logistics. It also looked at the army’s role in

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    2nd February 2018

     

    Well done to Allan and Jaden-Ethan in 1RF, who have just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done boys!

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    29th January 2018

     

    Well done to Darcie in 6AJ, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Darcie!

     

     

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    29th January 2018

     

    Well done to Caitlyn in 3BP, who has just completed the Serlby Park Reading Challenge by reading all twenty books.

     

    Well done Caitlyn!

     

     

  • Police Alert

    26th January 2018

    Please be aware there has been an incident reported on Wednesday 24th January 2018 of an unknown male allegedly chasing some teenagers/students whilst under the influence of drink at around 8pm at Snipe Park area of Bircotes.  Nottinghamshire Police are aware of the incident where they have confirmed nobody has been hurt or injured.  They are advising anybody with any further information to contact the Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting incident number 000792-24012018. 

    Nottinghamshire Po

  • Moto in the Community

    23rd January 2018

       

    Young Author Competition

    Congratulations and well done to the following pupils in KS2 and KS3 who have just had their stories selected as runners up in a national story writing competition sponsored by our community partner Moto Services in Blyth and Oxford University Press.

    The following pupils will all receive a certificate and a limited edition pencil: 

    Henry Johnson

    Laaibah Nusrat

    Chanelle Kay

    Joleen Toko

    Millie Cassidy

    Mary-Beth Stephenson

    Sarah Jayne Sturdy

    Lauren Penketh

    Grace Stanger

    Briony Dale

  • Toy Stories Mini Sagas Competition Winners

    23rd January 2018

    Congratulations and well done to pupils in KS1 and KS2 who have had their mini sagas chosen for publication in the latest book to be published by Young Writers.

    The sagas had to be no longer than 100 words and have a clear beginning, a middle and ending and tell the tales of what toys get up to when no one is around.

    We are delighted to announce that 42 winners have been selected to appear in the latest publication from Young Writers when it comes out in May 2018.

    Well done to everyone who took part in this fu

  • Year 9 Assembly

    17th January 2018

    Year 9 students have had an assembly on the Meninoccal ACWY and Diptheria, Polio and Tetanus Vaccinations by the Immunisation Team based at Retford Hospital.

    They have been informed of the importance of having vaccinations to keep our young students safe.

    These are serious diseases that can be fatal. 

    If you require any more information please visit the web site:

    http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/pages/vaccination-schedule-age-checklist.aspx

     

  • Bookbuzz Book Review Competition

    15th January 2018

    Following the launch of our November Bookbuzz Campaign to encourage reading for pleasure in Serlby Park, we are delighted to announce the winners of our latest book review competition.

    We were overwhelmed with the response from our pupils, who were thrilled with their book choices. Pictured here are Piper and Alicia in Year 8 with a brand new book of their choice.

    Congratulations to all the winners in Years 6, 7 and 8.

    Further competitions and activities linked to these books will follow during this term.

    Wel

  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    11th January 2018
     
    Well done to Dennis in 4KC, who has become the first primary pupil to complete the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.
     
    Well done Dennis!