News Archive

November 2017

Last week, we held two Inspire Mornings. Thank you again for supporting and helping make these events such a success. Year 3 and 4 completed rainforest collages and Year 1 ... Read more
13/11/2017 - 09:33
The children delved into the Jacobean world of the Gunpowder Plot on Tuesday to not only learn history but to bring it to life! There were a number of whole ... Read more
06/11/2017 - 08:57
On Thursday, Year 6 led worship with their class assembly. The children sang, showcased some fantastic work across a range of curriculum areas and led a prayer. It was impressive ... Read more
06/11/2017 - 08:54
The children had a great time during their recent residential excursion to the Robinwood activity centre. They enjoyed adventurous activities such as archery, team building exercises, a 3G swing, zip ... Read more
02/11/2017 - 12:36

October 2017

One of the key priorities at Ackworth Howard this year is spelling. We want to ensure spelling rules and patterns can be accessed from children’s long-term memory. We felt that ... Read more
26/10/2017 - 11:48
On Friday, School Council representatives from Key Stage 2 travelled to London to undertake a tour of the Palace of Westminster. The children visited the House of Commons, House of ... Read more
17/10/2017 - 08:37
Harvest Celebration Thank you to all of the parents and visitors who came to our Harvest Festival celebration on Wednesday. The children sang and spoke beautifully and were a real ... Read more
09/10/2017 - 12:04
Thank you to everyone who attended our Macmillan Coffee Morning and to all those who took time to make and provide such a tasty range of cakes, scones and biscuits. ... Read more
02/10/2017 - 10:56

September 2017

During last week, we celebrated the rich history of our school. The children enjoyed learning facts about how the Howard School came to be and were fascinated about how it ... Read more
25/09/2017 - 13:19
The kitchen have again been making use of the fantastic array of produce being harvested in the school grounds and allotment. Last week the staff prepared some delicious corn on ... Read more
18/09/2017 - 12:34
Please find a document stating the key dates for this academic year. Read more
13/09/2017 - 11:23
We are pleased to announce that our Nursery class is now open! It has taken a lot of hard work and we are excited about the new provision. It has ... Read more
11/09/2017 - 13:44

July 2017

On Monday, Years 3, 4 and 5 had the opportunity to showcase some of the music work they have been learning over the last few weeks. Year 3 played the ... Read more
10/07/2017 - 10:02
Children from Years 1 and 2 took part in a relay race at Anglers Country Park last week. The children were nothing short of fantastic and gave their all to ... Read more
10/07/2017 - 10:00

June 2017

The weather and the atmosphere was wonderful during our sports day and family BBQ event on Friday. Thank you to everyone who turned out to support the event. Year 5 ... Read more
26/06/2017 - 19:39
A focus in school at the moment is to provide children with access to a more active lifestyle and to have an impact on children’s physical and mental health. As ... Read more
26/06/2017 - 19:23
The gardening club have been extremely busy over the last few weeks. They have been planting sprouts, potatoes and harvesting broad beans, onions, garlic and peas. Some of their produce ... Read more
19/06/2017 - 11:29
Key Stage 2 visited the Countryside Live Day at the Harrogate Showground last week. Each group got to take part in 3 different workshops and also see a range of ... Read more
19/06/2017 - 11:26
Well done to all the year 5/6 boys who took part in the A1 Football Factory schools tournament. The year 6 boys did really well and made it to the ... Read more
12/06/2017 - 09:37
Well done to our dance and functional fitness teams, who both won their respective competitions at the Elite Sports Festival in Castleford prior to the break. They both received a ... Read more
05/06/2017 - 11:11