Park Lane Academy

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News Archive

April 2016

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

February 2016

Calderdale council want your opinions on post 16 transport. Please complete the questionnaire found on this link: http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/council/consultations/engage/view.jsp?id=13649 Read more
29/02/2016 - 09:35
This month’s Parent Council meeting focused on Attendance and Punctuality. The meeting was led by our Attendance Officer Kate Potter with the discussion focused on the impact of attendance and ... Read more
24/02/2016 - 12:37
As you know, reading is highly important and at Park Lane and we want all our students to be able to enjoy reading both in and out of school. As ... Read more
23/02/2016 - 11:19
Year 9 Options Booklets Available For Download You can view or download the options booklets from the links below Read more
11/02/2016 - 13:31

January 2016

On Wednesday 13th January, Park Lane Students took part in the Business In the Community Enterprise Challenge run in conjunction with Enterprise Rent A Car and Lloyds Bank. The Enterprise ... Read more
27/01/2016 - 13:13
Congratulations to Ashton, who scooped the top prize of an iPad in December as part of the Marshall’s Mentoring Scheme in partnership with Business in The Community. The scheme’s objective ... Read more
25/01/2016 - 10:47
As part of our on-going partnership with The Crossley Heath School, increasing numbers of Park Lane students are going on to study A-levels there. Crossley Heath has a well-established and ... Read more
19/01/2016 - 08:35

December 2015

Parents Meeting – Tuesday 24th November This month saw our second Parents Council meeting take place. Our first agenda item was to update parents about issues and suggestions raised at ... Read more
11/12/2015 - 08:38
On Friday 27th November, some of our year 7 students visited the Dewa Roman Experience in Chester. The visit began in the hold of a Roman Galley and then the ... Read more
03/12/2015 - 11:07

November 2015

Over 180 students from all year groups were rewarded for their hard work and commitment to their academic studies and to the school community with an afternoon watching a film ... Read more
20/11/2015 - 09:47

October 2015

On Thursday 15th October Park Lane held its first Parent Council meeting of the year. Parents and carers of students from a variety of year groups joined us for coffee ... Read more
22/10/2015 - 12:56
In October, Year 7 students participated in a Democracy afternoon which was run by Diane Hedditch, the Parliamentary Education Officer. The afternoon began with an assembly where the students were ... Read more
12/10/2015 - 11:18
Election fever once again came to Park Lane. In this election the entire school used the power of the vote to elect the schools new Head Boy and Head Girl. ... Read more
01/10/2015 - 08:40

September 2015

On Wednesday 23rd September, we held our annual Open Evening for prospective new students for 2016. The event was a huge success with almost 300 visitors coming to tour the ... Read more
28/09/2015 - 15:56
Over recent weeks, some of our year 11 students have been involved in workshops with the Sick Of Being Skint (SOBS) team provided by Pennine Housing. The SOBS team work ... Read more
25/09/2015 - 14:26

July 2015

Calderdale students are benefiting from a partnership between their schools which is the first of its kind in Yorkshire. The Crossley Heath School is working with Park Lane Learning Trust ... Read more
27/07/2015 - 08:38