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Ofsted Report Autumn 2017

The Halifax Academy was visited by a team of Ofsted inspectors for a full 2 day inspection on 14th and 15th September. The inspection team, led by Jim...

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Interested in becoming a teach...

Are you a graduate or about to complete your degree? Do you want to find out more about teaching as a career? If so, Teamworks TSA invite you talk to ...

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That Poetry Bloke

In the Primary phase, pupils are eagerly awaiting the arrival of That Poetry Bloke - Craig Bradley, who will spend a day in school exploring poetry, l...

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Teamworks Teaching School Alli...

Teamworks Teaching School Alliance at The Greetland Academy, of which The Halifax Academy is a strategic partner, has won a share of Government fundin...

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School Crossing Patrol require...

School Crossing Patrol required for The Halifax Academy Primary School starting as soon as possible. Duty times are yet to be decided but this is a ca...

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Mrs Bowyer completes an amazin...

Facing her fear of heights in a most spectacular way, Mrs Lesley Bowyer, Headteacher of our Primary Phase, took to the skies to complete a daring wing...

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Community Fun Day at Primary P...

A community fun day was hosted by The Halifax Academy in partnership with Grace Baptist Church to bring together local families, friends and neighbour...

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Happy and Healthy

Pupils in our Primary Phase had great fun during their Healthy Lifestyles Enrichment Week. The week started with a flurry of activity with pupils lear...

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British Science Week at The Ha...

The annual British Science Week was another fantastic success at The Halifax Academy and saw the students enthused by many exciting activities, such a...

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World Book Day

Year on year, World Book Day is an event that is enjoyed by both students and staff alike at The Halifax Academy. Many members of staff relished the o...

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Young Business Leaders of the ...

Year 10 Business students have joined the Young Enterprise Company Programme; a year-long programme which enables participants to find out what it’s r...

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Year 10 History students visit...

A group of 40 Year 10 History students visited the National Holocaust Centre and Museum in Newark. The centre promotes understanding of the roots of d...

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Inspiring and connecting throu...

‘Our Music Sets Us Free’ was the theme of a celebratory event organised by verd de gris, a charity who work with people across all sections of communi...

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Students raise over £21,000 fo...

Students and staff of The Halifax Academy have paid tribute to former pupil Ali Raja, who passed away in 2014 at the age of 17, by raising over £21,00...

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The Halifax Academy wins a lif...

The Halifax Academy has won a life-saving defibrillator in a Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (YAS) competition. The academy was one of 105 schoo...

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      RT @NorthernRascals: Great and Inspiring day teaching the Year 8's at @HalifaxAcademy_ , some beautiful moments were created! Well done all…

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      RT @bilaltalks: Super experience delivering a motivational talk & workshops at @HalifaxAcademy_ Thank you for making me feel welcome! #whi…

    • 17/10/17

      Primary parents - a reminder that you can find a list of the clubs available for pupils on our website: https://t.co/ggW7TSvEk0

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Keeping safe on the roads

What a wonderful day we had learning all about why it is important to be safe on the roads! We started our day with a walking bus from ASDA. We walked safely to school, talking about how important it ...

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Primary entrepreneurs

Our class, Pakistan, held a bun sale. We had to be entrepreneurs for the day. We brought in buns from home that we had made or bought with our parents and sold them around school to our friends in oth...

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A tasty lesson from the Ministry of Chocolate!

We had an exciting morning in Primary when we were visited by Carl from the Ministry of Chocolate. Carl has been a chocolatier for many years and came to our academy to share his expertise with us. We...

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