Park Lane Academy

‘We aspire to be the best at everything we do’

News Archive

October 2016

The minutes of the latest parents council meeting are attached at the bottom of this page. Read more
12/10/2016 - 12:26
Park Lane had a four legged visitor on Thursday 28th September, when Brewster, a rescue dog from the RSPCA came into school to collect a cheque for £200 which was ... Read more
11/10/2016 - 12:22

September 2016

We would like to introduce you to our Year 11 Student Executive. These photos were taken as Mr Brownlie awarded the students with their Prefect black ties and badges. We ... Read more
21/09/2016 - 10:27
Year 7’s Dreaming Big Our Year 7’s have big dreams and huge ambitions following a workshop that they participated in during their first week of school. The students had to ... Read more
14/09/2016 - 09:44

August 2016

Awards Evening 2016 Park Lanes sports hall was transformed on Tuesday 19th July, as students, staff and over 300 parents and carers came together to celebrate our children’s successes. This ... Read more
25/08/2016 - 13:55
Summer Fete At the beginning of the academic year The Student Council discussed, in their forms, which charities the school would support in the upcoming year. The majority of the ... Read more
25/08/2016 - 13:46

July 2016

Students have enjoyed an insight into the work of the charity Oxfam during a talk given by one of their volunteer speakers, Pauline Neale. All pupils in Year 7 and ... Read more
27/07/2016 - 08:53
STEM Summer Term Activities At Park Lane we are working hard to challenge student’s stereotypes about STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) careers and develop their understanding of STEM applications ... Read more
27/07/2016 - 08:39
On Tuesday 19th July, Park Lane held a celebration for students with over 95% attendance for this academic year. Students enjoyed an afternoon outside, taking part in activities or relaxing ... Read more
27/07/2016 - 08:30
Go Wild is an exciting project aimed at Year 5 students to connect them with the outdoors. This year students from Elland C of E Junior and Infant School took ... Read more
25/07/2016 - 15:14
64 Young people go head to head in 3rd Mix Match Challenge Park Lane and Trinity Academy went head to head at Mixenden Activity Centre on Wednesday 29 June as ... Read more
25/07/2016 - 14:54

June 2016

The Youth Health Movement is a national collective of young people and organisations who work with young people empowering and involving them to actively promote health and wellbeing in their ... Read more
07/06/2016 - 14:43
The Year 11 Student Executive and Prefects had a fantastic time visiting the Harry Potter Studio Tour in Watford. The students were invited on this extraordinary trip as a reward ... Read more
06/06/2016 - 08:59

May 2016

On Friday 29th April, the year 7 and 8 boy’s rugby teams at Park Lane Learning Trust took part in the Calderdale emerging rugby league 9s tag competition at Calderdale ... Read more
17/05/2016 - 14:00
Local pupils from nearby Primary schools took part in a Superstars event held at Park Lane Learning Trust to test their athletic prowess and skills across 8 different disciplines. Over ... Read more
10/05/2016 - 11:45

April 2016

Last month, 12 students from Park Lane Learning Trust participated in a focus Group session led by C&K Careers. The focus group’s objective was to give opinions on the service ... Read more
21/04/2016 - 15:16
Over the last few weeks, our year 7 and 8 boys rugby team have been receiving top quality trainingfrom coaches at Halifax RLFC community coaching team. Halifax RLFC works in ... Read more
19/04/2016 - 13:11
A new lunchtime club has been introduced to coincide with the appointment of the new SMSC and British Values Co-ordinator in school. Mrs Garrety, our Food Technology teacher, has taken ... Read more
18/04/2016 - 08:46
Last Week, representatives from over 20 local businesses and organisations including Cummins Turbo Technologies, The University of Huddersfield and Nestle visited Park Lane Learning Trust and met students to discuss ... Read more
12/04/2016 - 10:35

March 2016

Last Month, history students from Park Lane Learning Trust visited the German capital city, Berlin. Berlin is regarded as one of the most historically and culturally significant cities in the ... Read more
22/03/2016 - 09:29