Morrisons donates bundle of books

Morrisons donates bundle of books

Pupils have received a bumper bundle of brand new books from the supermarket Morrisons. The school received the books as part of an initiative between the Morrisons Foundation and the National Literacy Trust, aiming to help children from local communities fall in love...
Laughter galore as pupils raise money for Comic Relief

Laughter galore as pupils raise money for Comic Relief

It was a day of humour as pupils fundraised for Comic Relief. There was a splash of colour with a red-themed or pyjamas non uniform day with the children donating money to ditch their school uniforms for the day. The pupils also had the chance splat or soak their...

Free information sessions for aspiring teachers

If you’ve been considering your future career options and think teaching could be the right profession for you, a series of free information sessions in Bradford will help you to find out how to take the first step into teaching. Star Institute, a leading, accredited...
Thornbury pupils blow their own trumpets

Thornbury pupils blow their own trumpets

Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy has started the year on a high note after receiving a delivery of brass instruments, which is music to the ears of pupils. Year 5 children at the school now have access to their own trumpet or cornet and will receive weekly music...
Thornbury makes the grade in national league tables

Thornbury makes the grade in national league tables

Thorbury Primary Leadership Academy is celebrating after making the grade in the national Primary School Performance Tables for 2018. The tables are based upon Key Stage 2 national curriculum assessment results (often referred to as SATs) and progress scores for...
Pupils deliver sacks of toys to disadvantaged children

Pupils deliver sacks of toys to disadvantaged children

Generous pupils have delivered sacks full of toys to children less fortunate than themselves as part of the school’s Festive Winter Gift Programme. Pupils have been taking part in fundraising activities, donating gifts to people in need of support and giving their...
Pupils Get Creative for Children in Need

Pupils Get Creative for Children in Need

Our pupils raised £818 for Children in Need by making, decorating and selling biscuits, cakes, holding a sponsored Spotty Bumps, face painting and making winter slime. The young people have been working together to plan and deliver the school’s fundraising for...
Thornbury celebrates much improved Key Stage 2 SATs results

Thornbury celebrates much improved Key Stage 2 SATs results

As we return for a new academic year, school leaders at Thornbury Primary Leadership Academy are committed to building on the progress made in 2017/18. Last year’s Year 6 pupils at Thornbury achieved higher than average results in their Key Stage 2 SATs across...