Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyTuesday 3 December marks our Enrichment Day 1 where all students will have a drop down day and focus on a range of workshops that enrich students knowledge and understanding of lots of things!! These are great days so looking forward to it! https://t.co/HTeHA7ku1K4 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWednesday 27 November is our Vale of York Academy Awards Evening! This evening celebrates the excellence of our top students who shine within the academy. Teachers nominate students for key awards from all curriculum areas and we revel in their brilliance! 2 weeks to go!! 👍 https://t.co/vIaQxdIYp24 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWednesday 20 November is Year 7 Form Tutor Parents Evening, a great chance for parents to see how their students are settling in the Vale of York! We look forward to seeing parents during their allotted time! We have been so impressed with year 7s start we’re excited to tell you! https://t.co/ucvdyPE5Bs4 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWeek 1 of mocks complete and 1 more to go! The year 11 students have been fantastic, not only well behaved and prepared but keen to do well! These results help us to plan the next steps moving in to exams and push for our best outcomes yet! Good lock for this next week year 11! https://t.co/xfuHEbd6tB4 days ago
The busy start to the year has continued with a range of positive activities and initiatives for our young people and the school’s partners.
At the start of February, Mr Orr had the pleasure of visiting Clifton Green Primary school to deliver Handball sessions to Year 5. He was hugely impressed by their team work, effort and how quickly they picked the sport up.
We were also delighted to host a year 2 football tournament between teams from lakeside and Clifton with Rawcliffe. There was a great atmosphere and it was fantastic to be able to welcome so many parents and supporters to the event. Our Sports Leaders, Joe Hobson and Taylor Waddington, were superb at officiating the games also!
It was great to welcome John Hattam from Clifton Green to do assembles for our Key Stage 4 students. He did brilliant presentation around opportunities available to access careers in childcare, regardless of gender or background.
Mrs Haig, Mrs Browes and the Year 10 language team put on a superb event for year 5 pupils from Clifton Green and Burton Green. There were loads of fun activities that gave our primary visitors a taste of the French language. Everyone involved did a superb job and the pupils worked brilliantly! We are looking forward to the next one.
A very positive Friday afternoon was had by some of our Year 10 students with Jill Langdale and DI Lambert from the City of York Council. They came in to begin training on a new peer mentoring scheme that is being driven by Phoebe Kilvington, who has shown a lot of passion for the project. We’ll keep you up to date with how the group is getting on.
Finally we have a new community board so if you have anything you would like our young people to be aware of, please get in touch with Mr Orr at email@example.com and follow our Community Twitter account @canonleecomco