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  • The Academy is Open

    17th May 2018

    We are pleased to inform you that the Academy will be FULLY OPEN tomorrow (Friday 18th). We look forward to seeing EVERY year group back in the Academy. 

    We would like to thank everyone for their support and understanding over the past week.


  • Academy Closure

    16th May 2018

    Please note that the academy will continue to be closed to Year 4 and Year 5 tomorrow (Thursday 17th).

    We will continue to be open to EYFS, Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3 (Thursday 17th).

    Y6 will continue to work in Education House (Thursday 17th).

    As always we appreciate your support as we work to clear up the classrooms and make them safe for the children to return. 

  • Academy open to EYFS, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3

    15th May 2018

    We are pleased to let you know that EYFS, Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3 will be open from tomorrow (Wednesday 16th).

    Please note that the academy is STILL CLOSED to Year 4 and Year 5.

    Year 6 will continue to attend at Education House.

    Again, thank you for your continued support as we endeavour to open the academy as soon as possible.

  • Academy Closure

    14th May 2018

    We regret to inform you that the whole academy will be closed again tomorrow (Tuesday 15th). This is as a result of continuing repairs and the cleaning up of the academy following vandalism at the weekend. As you can imagine there is a lot of glass to clear up and ensuring that environment is safe is our utmost priority . As always we appreciate all your support and understanding. Futher updates will come tomorrow.

    Year 6 will continue to attend and work at Head office.


    13th May 2018

    Please note : All Y6 MUST meet at the main entrance of England Lane at 8:45am Monday 14th May where they will then walk over to Delta's Head Office. They will spend the day there and complete their statutory tests there.


    Due to extensive criminal damage last night between the hours of 5pm and 7pm, we have no option than to close the academy for all children except Y6 (Going to Head Office) on Monday 14th May. This decision has not been taken lightly, but the safety of our pupils and staff are our first prio

  • Y6 parents - Important information

    13th May 2018

    Y6 pupils must come to the main entrance at England Lane on Monday 14th May at 8.45am.

    Mrs Wilson and staff will walk pupils over to Delta Head Office (Next door to England Lane), where they will revise and then complete their tests.

    Lunches will be provided free for all children. (Pupils may bring a packed lunch if they wish)

    Pupils will be brought back to England Lane for 15:15 where parents/carers may collect them from the front entrance.

  • Announcing our exciting new academy!

    3rd May 2018

    Today six children from the academy shared with the rest of the academy their special news about having a brand new academy! They showed the rest of the children pictures on a PowerPoint. Please click on the pictures to have a look!

    Check Twitter @academy_lane for photos of the assembly!

  • Inspire

    25th May 2017

    Thank you to all the parents / carers who joined us for our Inspire event. Activities across the school ranged from making photo frames, kites and masks to planting beans and flowers.

  • World IBD awareness day

    19th May 2017

    Many of us wore purple to raise awareness of Irritable Bowel Disease.

  • National Coal Mining Museum visit

    16th May 2017

    All of  KS2 enjoyed their visit to the museum where they had he opportunity to go underground and learn about the history of coal mining

  • Mobile Library visit

    12th May 2017

    The mobile library came to visit Foundation Stage and they all got the chance to borrow some books for use in their classroom.

  • McMillan triumph

    28th September 2016

    Thankyou to everyone for supporting McMillan by wearing PJs to school and providing cakes for our bake sale. We raised over £200. Thanks also to Jeremy's club for organising this.

  • Tour de Yorkshire Triumph

    3rd May 2016

    The choir were magnificent at the Tour de Yorkshire on Saturday and represented England Lane exceptionally well. Thanks to all children, staff and parents who attended and special thanks, once again, to Nicky and Toni for organising it all. 

  • Mad May Attendance Mayhem - fabulous start!

    3rd May 2016

    What a brilliant first day in our attendance drive. 100% attendance from years 2, 4 and 6. Well done all of you.

  • Tour de Yorkshire

    29th April 2016

    Our choir are singing at the Tour de Yorkshire in Knottingley on Saturday, 30th April. We are very proud of them and thankful to the Jeremy's club parents who run choir. Well done!

  • Mad May Attendance Mayhem!

    29th April 2016

    Throughout May we are promoting even better attendance and are running a mad May reward system for parents and children. See our attendance page here for more details.

  • Sport relief

    17th March 2016

    Well done to everyone who ran a mile with us on March 17th. Thankyou to Penny and the staff from Sainsbury's for your support. We raised over £100 for sport relief.

  • Book week.

    24th February 2016

    We have celebrated world book day early to tie in with our book week. The children all dressed in character costumes and looked fantastic! The book fayre is in school all week - please come and visit during parents' evening.

  • Year 4 CAST performance

    3rd February 2016

    Year 4 children joined other academies to perform a dance at CAST in Doncaster. They were fabulous and more than did justice to the splendour of the theatre.

  • Christmas 2015

    10th January 2016

    We had lots of fantastic Christmas celebrations. Our Christmas fayre raised over £600, Christmas lunch was delicious as usual, our parties and concerts were all great successes and Santa was very busy visiting us in school as well as meeting our foundation children on the Middleton Railway.

    Look at our pictures below to share our festive fun.