Pupils go ‘quackers’ for new classmates

Pupils go ‘quackers’ for new classmates

Young pupils at Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy had an ‘egg-citing’ return to school thanks to some very special classroom visitors. Reception pupils at the Bradford primary school were welcomed back into the classroom following the full reopening of schools to...
Pupils’ festive charity drive to spread goodwill

Pupils’ festive charity drive to spread goodwill

Pupils and staff at Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy have been bringing joy and comfort to hundreds of people across Bradford as part of a festive charity drive. Young pupils at the school have been raising funds through activities and challenges for their annual...
National helpline to support parents with home learning

National helpline to support parents with home learning

A new national helpline for parents and carers will provide personalised support and advice on home learning to support pupils until schools re-open. StarLine is a free telephone helpline which offers parents and carers personalised advice and support from a team of...
Today’s readers, tomorrow’s leaders

Today’s readers, tomorrow’s leaders

Star Academies has recently launched a series of exciting new reading initiatives to promote the joys and benefits of reading. Pupils will take part in a series of creative and engaging activities designed to foster and celebrate their love of reading, whilst...
Foodbank benefits from the generosity of pupils

Foodbank benefits from the generosity of pupils

Generous donations to a local food foodbank from parents, pupils and staff will help families in need from the local area. For the second year running, the Dick Lane school has collected food during Ramadan to remind everyone how blessed they are and to think about...
Kind-hearted fundraising in memory of Emma Foster

Kind-hearted fundraising in memory of Emma Foster

Pupils, parents and staff have come together to fundraise  for the British Heart Foundation in loving memory of Emma Foster a valued member of the Early Years team who sadly passed away earlier in the year. A number of fundraising events have taken place in Emma’s...