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  • 'Onboard' Travel Website

    9th September 2013

    Pupils in South Yorkshire are being encouraged to plan their journey to school by public transport using Travel South Yorkshire’s dedicated travel website for pupils, parents and teachers.

    Onboard is an educational website that promotes the benefits of public transport and helps young people be more confident and aware of how to safely use it.

    Designed to appeal specifically to each year group, it helps pupils plan their journey using the A-Z school finder and interactive tools, and find out all they need to

  • Don Valley Academy Trip to Paris

    11th April 2013

    We had been counting down the sleeps for weeks until finally, in the (very) early hours of Friday 15th March, 45 bleary eyed pupils and 5 yawning members of staff boarded the coach that would take us to France.  The first “are we nearly there yet?” came just north of Cambridge but pupils showed remarkable patience and good spirits during the long journey to Paris.  We stayed in purpose built accommodation in the grounds of the Château de Grande Romaine, about 30 minutes from the centre of Paris. 

    A trip into

  • Grease 4

    Grease - Main School Production

    11th April 2013

    Grease was definitely ‘the word’ for this years main school production. The lower school hall was transported back to 50’s America for three magical nights of burger eating, drive-in movies, beauty therapy and a rumble with The Flamin Dukes thrown in for good measure.

    The talented ensemble cast and musicians wowed the sell-out crowds with well known songs like Summer Loving, Greased Lightning and We Go Together. With direction from Miss Sheldon, supported by Miss Newton & Miss Rowberry, the production was su