Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@ElkieTuesday Excellent pleased to hear it πŸ‘ well deserved!4 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @DaveLoweMusic: Many congratulations to these two awesome young people from @ValeYorkAcademy - they come to @manorceacademy to study GCS…4 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyGreat session today learning Parkour at @Barlby_High with @ParkourUK Mr Rampling is now skilled up to show rest of the department & lots of students will be soon having a half term of Parkour this year!! A really difficult and conditioned sport that we are keen to teach at Vale! https://t.co/HZT3cTYDQV7 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyAnd as a little treat to say well done tomorrow break time πŸ‘ Halloween doughnuts from Mr Rampling https://t.co/UDMn73ULjC2 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyHere are the year 7 lads - excited they won or what!! This is passion to win and they were very proud of each other!! Great night for Voy PE! πŸ‘ https://t.co/uJtOJAmZ962 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy4-1 win for our year 7 football team this evening! The students played so well against Huntington! What a 8 weeks - settling in to a new school seems so long ago!! Well done fellas - very proud! https://t.co/o3H4kVVniQ2 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@Victoriakowalc7 @valeofyorkcomco Fully deserved 😁 they were awesome tonight!! Very proud of the lads πŸ‘2 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @Victoriakowalc7: A brilliant football match to watch. Huge credit to the full yr7 team you guys are awesome & fantastic role models rep…2 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWe've added the Year 8 Batman piece as an audio file to the website - enjoy! (Scroll to the bottom of the Key Stage 3 section to find it.) https://t.co/Xz9CBPYLZT3 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyWe've added the Year 8 Batman piece as an audio file to the website - enjoy! (Scroll to the bottom of the Key Stage 3 section to find it.) https://t.co/Xz9CBPYLZT https://t.co/jCOkOmCiqv3 days ago
Vale of York Academy
Vale of York Academy
Barlby High School
Manor CE Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary
Vale of York Academy
Vale of York Academy
Barlby High School
Manor CE Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary

VALE OF YORK ACADEMY IS PART OF

Staff training+CPD

CPD is the cornerstone to school improvement, only through reflective practice, collaboration, training and taking risks does any individual get to improve their day to day practice and thus the out comes for learners.

At Vale of York Academy Β CPD takes many forms; Training Days, Meeting time, Twilight sessions, weekly CPD programmes, Show ‘n’ Share in addition to individual packages of support and training accessed by many staff through partnership with the Ebor teaching Alliance and through the Pathfinder teaching school. The details below which are not exhaustive give a flavour of what is on offer in our school to support our colleagues.

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DateEventFocus/Activity
Mon
05/09/16
Training day 1Whole School Strategic & Operational sessions
Tues
06/09/16
Training day 2Key messages, team meetings & preparation time for day 1
Mon
03/10/16
Open evening All staff meeting 1.30pm main hall: standards & expectations for Open evening - Key consistent messages – FAQs. Time to prepare department areas.
Thurs
17/11/16
Twilight 1Key messages & updates safeguarding & pastoral training themed CPD (Literacy update)
Thurs
26/01/17
Twilight 2Linked to Whole School SDP priorities.
Fri
07/04/17
Training day 3Shared training day across the Hope Learning Trust
Thurs
27/04/17
Twilight 3Curriculum team development time for 2017/18
Wed
05/07/17
Twilight 4Planning & strategic development time for 2017/18
Mon
24/07/17
Reclaimed on 3/1as a teaching day
Tues
25/07/17
Twilighted (1&2)
Wed
26/07/17
Twilighted (3&4)
27-Sep*Staff meeting*
08-Nov*Directed development time*
06-Dec*Staff meeting*
13-Dec*Directed development time*
25-Apr*Directed development time*
23-May*Directed development time*
06-Jun*Staff meeting*
04-Jul*Directed development time*
*CPD opportunities marked with an asterix (*) fall with directed time and hence attendance at all sessions is compulsory. Ensure that other events or commitments do not clash with these dates. Part-time staff will be expected to attend these sessions. Any issues consult with the Vice Principal Performance.