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  • DONCASTER ATHLETICS TRIALS

    6th June 2017

    Following the athletics trials that were held before half term, the students below have been selected to represent Doncaster in the South Yorkshire Athletics Championships on Saturday, 10th June at the Keepmoat.

    William Wood year 7 Ball Throw and Long Jump

    Ender Elik year 7 Long Jump

    Luke Lyon year 9 100m

    Tyler White year 10 100m & 200m

    Jake Bellwood year 9 200m & 400m

    All of our students performed extremely well and were a credit to the academy.

    -  Mrs Allott

  • Y11 MATHS DROP DOWN

    6th June 2017

    On Wednesday 7th June 2017, our Year 11 students will be having a Maths Drop-down Day. The sessions will be as follows:

    S-band: Periods 1 and 2

    R-band: Periods 4 and 5

    For further details, please see your Maths teacher or Mr Wilkinson.

  • DRAMA CLUB POSTPONED

    5th June 2017

    Please be aware that the Drama Club scheduled for this afternoon is being postponed. Drama Club will be back on Monday 12th June 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience.

  • JUNE ATTENDANCE COMPETITION

    30th May 2017

    Following "Meerkat May", the attendance competition this month will be Jam-packed June! As the name implies, the competition is literally jam-packed with prizes for the best attending pupils and Top Form, including:

    • Hatfield Water Park
    • Top Form (with a twist!)
    • Harry's Fish Bar lunch
    • Vouchers for FREE Ice skating or Swimming at the Dome

    For your chance to win one of these fantastic prizes, just ensure you turn up to school every day, equipped and prepared for learning. Good luck everyone!

  • HALF TERM INTERVENTION SESSIONS

    25th May 2017

    Please find below the timetable for the intervention sessions being held for students over the half term break. Entry for students and staff will be via the old Student Reception, with students having to sign in/out before directly proceeding to their designated room.

    (Year 11 unless otherwise stated)

    Tuesday 30th May

    English 11am – 3pm

    Miss Abeysekera H4

     

    Thursday 1st June

    English 10am – 2pm

    Mrs Mundin H5

    Ms Shaplin H3

    Mr Shaw H8

     

    Friday 2nd June

    Food and Cookery   8:30am – 2:30pm (Year 10)

                Mr Ramage AL3

    Hi

  • BIN IT! ROADSHOW

    25th May 2017

    This morning our Year 7 and some Year 8 students were treated to a performance regarding social responsibility. Two actors (Taylor and Doc) provided an exciting and informative performance from the award-winning, national touring, ‘Bin It!’ roadshow. With questions about ‘Who Litters?’, ‘Why Do We Litter?’, and ‘Where Is Your Favourite Clean Place’, the students were engaged and enthused throughout. The performance was also attended by local councillors and Delta Academy Trust staff.

    From the staff and stude

  • Y11 PROM TICKETS

    25th May 2017

    As of today (Thursday 24th May 2017), Year 11 End of Year Prom tickets are available to purchase. The price per ticket is £25, and the Prom will be held on Friday 23rd June 2017.

  • YEAR 7 PERFORMANCE

    24th May 2017

    Mr Reynolds has organised, Bin IT! to visit Year 7 students tomorrow. The Bin It! Roadshow is an educational resource performed live at your school, designed to address the environmental & social impact of littering. 

    Further info see: http://biniteducation.com/

  • Y9 Vaccinations

    22nd May 2017

    Year 9 students will be receiving their inoculation injections during Tuesday morning. They are to be given their specific appointment time by the Form Tutor, and it is essential that they arrive at the appointed time, so as to avoid delays for other students.

  • SCHOOL NURSE DROP-INS

    17th May 2017

    The School Nursing Team are available for confidential chats with students, regarding any medical concerns or issues, on specified days throughout the year.

    The School Nursing Team will be available at Ash Hill Academy at lunchtimes on the following days:

    Monday 12th June

    Monday 26th June

    Monday 10th July

    In addition to those sessions, they will also be available for drop-in sessions at the Heathfield Centre next to the Academy, between 2.30pm and 3.30pm on the following days:

    Wednesday 17th May

    Wednesday 31st May

  • Y11 ASSEMBLY 15/05/17

    15th May 2017

    The Year 11 assembly on Monday 15th May 2017 will be led by Mrs Callaghan, detailing information around the exams for the coming week.

  • HEALTH CAREERS VISIT

    12th May 2017

    On Thursday 11th May 2017, a group of our Post 16 Health & Social Care students visited the Doncaster Royal Infirmary, along with their teacher Mrs Doyle. The visit allowed the students an opportunity to gain first-hand experience of the careers they may wish to pursue, and to look at future careers in the Health & Social Care sector, as they talked to professionals.

    The group received really positive feedback from the organisers, Sheffield Hallam University and Doncaster Royal Infirmary, saying, “Your stude

  • MAY ATTENDANCE COMPETITION

    3rd May 2017

    The next attendance competition has now begun, with “Meerkat May”! All form groups with attendance above 97% between 2nd May 2017 and 31st May 2017 will be entered into a draw. One form in each year group will be selected at the end of the month, and will get a free day out at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

    For your chance to get your form group to see the animals, just make sure you attend the academy as much as possible – good luck.

  • NEW YR11 INTERVENTION SCHEDULE

    2nd May 2017

    Changes to the Year 11 intervention schedule come into effect this week. Could Year 11 students and their parents/guardians please check the details below:

  • DONCASTER TEENAGE MARKET

    28th April 2017

    Doncaster’s first ever ‘Teenage Market’ will be taking place on Saturday 13th May 2017 in the Market Place, Doncaster. Running from 10.00am to 4.00pm it is designed for young people aged 13 to 25, to get involved and showcase their talents and entrepreneurial skills.

    Young people are encouraged to participate in creating a great event for Doncaster, with a vibrant and exciting festival atmosphere! The Teenage Market is FREE to take part in so participants don’t have to be established traders or performers.

    It

  • TRAINING DAY AND BANK HOLIDAY

    27th April 2017

    The academy will be closed to students on Friday 28th April 2017 for a staff training day and Monday 1st May 2017 for the May Day Bank Holiday. The academy will reopen to students at 8.00am on Tuesday 2nd May 2017.

  • AMAZING APRIL COMPETITION

    26th April 2017

    This month is ‘Amazing April’, our latest attendance competition! For 100% attendance, students can earn themselves a seat at one of four movie nights – to be held on 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th May 2017. The films have yet to be decided, and students are being asked to pass their suggestions to Form Tutors, who will in turn pass them on to Learning Managers. Students who achieve 100% will be able to decide which film they would like to stay and watch.

    Sweets and drinks will also be on sale during the movie night

  • MARVELLOUS MARCH - WINNER

    24th April 2017

    After a truly Marvellous March for attendance, it has now come the time to announce the competition winner!

    A massively well-deserved congratulations and well done to –

    7 YMU

    8 HDO

    9 EGU

    10 AGR

    We would also like to congratulate the 366 students who managed to earn themselves an Easter egg on the last day of term, for 100% attendance!

     

    For you to be in with a chance of winning the next attendance competition, make sure that you are attending school as much as possible. Keep your eyes on our website and Twitter - @

  • ROYAL NAVY ACTIVITY DAY

    7th April 2017

    Students from Year 10 were treated to an action-pack and informative morning courtesy of the Royal Navy Youth Engagement Team before lunch on Friday 7th April 2017.

    Having being split up into two working groups, the students took turns in the following sessions:

    - Catering aboard – delivered by a qualified Royal Navy Chef, students saw how sailors are kept fit and healthy through the food they are served. A delicious chicken curry was prepared and offered for tasting, whilst students had the opportunity to qu

  • EASTER INTERVENTION SESSIONS

    7th April 2017

    (Year 11 – unless otherwise stated)

     

    Monday 10th April

    Graphics,   RM and Food Tech: 9:00-2:30 (AL3)

    Art:   8:25 – 2:30 Mrs Whitter (DV11)

    Maths   (Higher): (PM) Mr Wilkinson (DV3)

    Science:   9:30-12:30 Mr Henderson (D3)

    Performing   Arts (Year 10): 8:30-2:00 (W rooms)

     

     

    Tuesday 11th April

    ICT:   10:00-2:00 Mr Reynolds (EG4)

    Art:   8:25 – 2:30 Mrs Whitter (DV11)

    Performing   Arts: 8:30-2:00 (W rooms)

     

    Wednesday 12th April

    ICT:   10:00-2:00 Mr Reynolds (EG4)

    History:   9:00-2:00 Mrs Wright (H12)

     

    Thursday 13th April

    Histor