Category 'Achievement'

24
Jul

Awards Evening Photos

On Thursday 20th July Netherwood celebrated the excellence of our students. Photos taken at the awards evening can now be viewed via the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/q9kqiifpdmlshzr/AAD-WGIP_oVWCacKGKAYTvHCa?dl=0 Congratulations to everyone who received an award!

22
Jul

Netherwood TV Episode 34

The final episode of Netherwood TV for this academic year is now live! Take a look back at all the memories created this year! https://astreaacademytrust.org/ Hello and welcome to Netherwood TV! This channel is an opportunity for students and our local community to celebrate students successes and to be constantly informed about what is happening […]

17
Jul

Year 11 Prom Photos 2017

“Words can not describe how proud we all are of our Year 11 students and we hope you enjoyed your Prom Evening. We wish you all the best for the future!” View all Prom photos here: https://www.dropbox.com/sc/4qpug10qwjy325h/AAAEfPpt7r69OUJ4kYTzIFAba If any student/parent would like to purchase any extra of the professional photos taken on the night, please contact Blush Photography via […]

14
Jul

Netherwood TV Episode 33

https://astreaacademytrust.org/ Hello and welcome to Netherwood TV! This channel is an opportunity for students and our local community to celebrate students successes and to be constantly informed about what is happening around school. Follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/Netherwood_Acad

7
Jul

Bake it Better

The Food Department at Netherwood held a ‘Bake it Better’ on Thursday the 6th July where staff were challenged to make a bake that celebrates the coming together of Netherwood and Astrea to form Netherwood Academy . The products were judged at 2.30pm by the Principal, Mr Andy Redfern. Staff and students bought raffle tickets to raise […]

7
Jul

Alton Towers Street Dance

On Thursday 5th July Mr Utley, Miss Thompson and 14 Year 7 students took part in a performance on the main street at Alton Towers. This has been a fantastic opportunity for the students to work within the arts industry. These students worked with choreographers from Alton Towers and took part in a street dance […]

7
Jul

Y9 Pinhole Cameras

Last week Mrs Kilner’s Y9 class made pinhole cameras for part of their photography unit for iMedia. The students enjoyed building the cameras and did extremely well.

7
Jul

Netherwood TV – Episode 32

https://astreaacademytrust.org/ Hello and welcome to Netherwood TV! This channel is an opportunity for students and our local community to celebrate students successes and to be constantly informed about what is happening around school. Follow us on twitter: https://twitter.com/Netherwood_Acad

6
Jul

Dorothy Hyman

Last week a team of students from Netherwood attended the local sports competition at Dorothy Hyman Stadium. The school had their best performance to date in the competition coming 3rd overall across Barnsley. Some of the many outstanding performances included Jacey Shillito beating the Barnsley school record in the long jump for Y7 at 4.77m and the […]

3
Jul

Drop Down Day

On Thursday 29th June we held another very successful whole school Drop Down Day, where every student followed a bespoke timetable which allowed them to access a range of other opportunities. Every Year 10 student was able to visit a Post-16 provider and have a full day experiencing what life would be like for them as school […]

28
Jun

UKMT Junior Maths Challenge

Students at Netherwood Academy achieved 2 x silver and 3 x bronze awards in this years UKMT Junior Maths Challenge. Over 250,000 students from across the UK took part in the challenge with roughly the top 6% receiving Gold, the next 13% Silver and the next 21% Bronze. The Junior Maths Challenge is run by the UK Mathematics […]

23
Jun

Y8 Ethics London Trip

Year 8 Ethics students visited London last week for a tour of parliament and took part in a workshop looking at how new laws are created. The students also went on a tour to see the sights such as Buckingham Palace, number 10, Big Ben and Westminster Bridge. Miss Hancock and Mr Chettleburgh would like to thank […]