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  • Signature Retail Pontefract

    19th November 2015

    Following feedback from parents over school uniform we have made it easier and more accesible for parents/guardians to purchase items for school. Signature retail in Pontefract have provided school uniforms for over 30 years. Situated in our nearest town you are now able to go in store to view/purchase items, you can also buy online. Signature retail also offers fancy dress items which may also come in handy for our school theme days!

    We still hold stock in school if you would prefer to purchase from us dire

  • Caterpillars News Letter

    18th November 2015

    Please see the latest news from our Nursery.



  • Butterflies News Letter

    18th November 2015

    Hot off the press! Here is the latest news from our Butterflies.

  • Middleton Railway Santa Special Trip

    17th November 2015

    All of our Caterpillars are invited to the Middleton Railway for a, 'Santa Special' Trip. Please see the letter below for more information on the days events.

  • Lost Property and Uniform

    16th November 2015

    With the colder weather drawing in we have noticed an increase in pupils misplacing uniform. Anything we find that does not have a name in goes into our lost property. We keep all lost property in the conservatory for parents/guardians to look through when they come to collect children from school. Please can we emphasise that you place your child’s name in any items of clothing. This includes PE Kits. We always endeavour to return any lost items.

    We offer a range of uniform items with in school including re

  • West Yorkshire Playhouse

    13th November 2015

    We are inviting all our children in Upper Foundation to attend a trip to the West Yorkshire Playhouse on Tuesday the 1st of December. This is to watch the enchanting tale of the Night Before Christmas.

    For more information on the performance please click here to be directed to the website.  Please see below a copy of the letter sent out to parent/guardians.


  • Magna Science Visit

    12th November 2015

    All our KS2 pupils are invited to attend a visit to Magna on Tuesday the 24th November. Please see below the letter we have sent out. If you would like more information on Magna please click here. 

  • Thwaite Mills Museum

    9th November 2015

    We have planned a visit for our Year 1 and Year 2 class to Thwaite Mills Museum. All children are invited to dress up in Victorian attire for the day. Please see the letter below for more information. All children will be provided with a packed for the trip.

    For more information about Thwaite Mills Museum please click here.

  • Scary Day

    30th October 2015

    On our last day of the school term we had a scary themed day in anticipation of halloween. All of our children dressed up as something scary. Our kitchen team put on a themed lunch for all our children to take part in! Please take a look at our scary pictures! 


  • School Attendance

    28th September 2015

    We are five weeks into our new school year and our school attendance so far has been impressive. Please look at our attendance page for attendance incentives and schemes which we run in our academy.

     The national expected standard attendance is 95%, so anything above this is excellent. Below 95% is nationally considered poor attendance. May we also remind parents that the Local Authority and School Partnership Trust do not authorise holidays in term time.

  • Macmillan Coffee Morning

    24th September 2015

    A huge well done to Jeremy's Club for hosting their second Macmillan Coffee Morning. They invited parents/carers to attend and all children and staff to dress in anything but uniform! They raised an amazing £324.15 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Thank you to everyone who contributed buns and cakes for the bake off competition. Our well-deserved winner was 🏆 Jack 🏆 from year 2 will his bright and colourful cake. Well done Jack!

  • Welcome Back to England Lane Academy

    2nd September 2015

    Welcome back to all our pupils and new starters at England Lane Academy. We are all very excited for the new school year. Please check back on our website for regular updates on up and coming events, newsletters, pictures and more. Also, just a reminder to all parent/carers our parent zone is always open for you to message any questions to Mrs Thomson our Head of Academy. We enjoy hearing your thoughts.  Please click here to visit our Ask Us! portal.

  • Swap Shop

    19th June 2015

    A huge well done to our pupils seen below who have received an amazing 100 points to spend in our school swap shop!

  • Year 5 and 6 Residential Trip

    5th June 2015

    Our year 5 and 6 pupils had an amazing time on their recent residential trip to Kingswood Peak Venture. Pupils took part in activities such as the archery, the zipwire, quad biking and the terryfying leap of faith.

    We had a great time!

  • Parent Zone

    1st June 2015

    Our Parent Zone is live. Here we post useful information for parents/carers. We have recently added a 'You said, We did' section where we endeavour to update with any information from our parent/carer community.

    If you have a question for Mrs Thompson, please use the ask us section.

     Please click here to go to our Parent Zone


  • Swap Shop Open for Business!

    1st June 2015

    As part of our new, updated behaviour policy we operate a 'swap shop' in school.

    All children earn smiley face points throughout the day. These are recorded in the classroom and on a computer based programme. The points are earned for attendance, punctuality and displaying any of our LEARNER behaviours.

    If children don't show these they get sad face points which are taken off of their total. As the week and term progress the points accumulate and, once they have enough, children can swap their points for priz

  • Lower Foundation Trip to Cannon Hall Farm

    19th May 2015

    Today our Nursery visited Cannon Hall Farm! We had a wonderful time seeing all the amazing animals. If you would like anymore information on Cannon Hall Farm please visit their website.

    Please see below the exciting photographs from our day out.

  • Fluoride Varnish Application Programme

    8th May 2015

    On the 8th of May we had a special visit from the The Mid Yorkshire Hospital Trust who are activley promoting healthy smiles in our Local Community!

    We have had lots of fun being shown how to brush our teeth in Nursery and Upper Foundation. We now brush our teeth in nursery every day!

    Please see below more information about the scheme and also pictures from the day.

    Work together, Smile Forever’

    A Community Based Fluoride Varnish Application Programme


    The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Community Dental Serv

  • York Chocolate Story

    16th March 2015

    Our Key Stage 2 pupils had a wonderful time at our recent visit to the York Chocolate Story. Please look over the pictures from our exciting day!

  • Library Opening

    13th March 2015

    Today we had our library re-opened by Yvette Cooper our Local MP. Please see the photos below of this exciting event. A hugh thank you to Yvette for sharing this moment with us.