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  • Police Alert

    26th January 2018

    Please be aware there has been an incident reported on Wednesday 24th January 2018 of an unknown male allegedly chasing some teenagers/students whilst under the influence of drink at around 8pm at Snipe Park area of Bircotes.  Nottinghamshire Police are aware of the incident where they have confirmed nobody has been hurt or injured.  They are advising anybody with any further information to contact the Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting incident number 000792-24012018. 

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  • Moto in the Community

    23rd January 2018


    Young Author Competition

    Congratulations and well done to the following pupils in KS2 and KS3 who have just had their stories selected as runners up in a national story writing competition sponsored by our community partner Moto Services in Blyth and Oxford University Press.

    The following pupils will all receive a certificate and a limited edition pencil: 

    Henry Johnson

    Laaibah Nusrat

    Chanelle Kay

    Joleen Toko

    Millie Cassidy

    Mary-Beth Stephenson

    Sarah Jayne Sturdy

    Lauren Penketh

    Grace Stanger

    Briony Dale

  • Toy Stories Mini Sagas Competition Winners

    23rd January 2018

    Congratulations and well done to pupils in KS1 and KS2 who have had their mini sagas chosen for publication in the latest book to be published by Young Writers.

    The sagas had to be no longer than 100 words and have a clear beginning, a middle and ending and tell the tales of what toys get up to when no one is around.

    We are delighted to announce that 42 winners have been selected to appear in the latest publication from Young Writers when it comes out in May 2018.

    Well done to everyone who took part in this fu

  • Year 9 Assembly

    17th January 2018

    Year 9 students have had an assembly on the Meninoccal ACWY and Diptheria, Polio and Tetanus Vaccinations by the Immunisation Team based at Retford Hospital.

    They have been informed of the importance of having vaccinations to keep our young students safe.

    These are serious diseases that can be fatal. 

    If you require any more information please visit the web site:


  • Bookbuzz Book Review Competition

    15th January 2018

    Following the launch of our November Bookbuzz Campaign to encourage reading for pleasure in Serlby Park, we are delighted to announce the winners of our latest book review competition.

    We were overwhelmed with the response from our pupils, who were thrilled with their book choices. Pictured here are Piper and Alicia in Year 8 with a brand new book of their choice.

    Congratulations to all the winners in Years 6, 7 and 8.

    Further competitions and activities linked to these books will follow during this term.


  • Reading Challenge Gold Award

    11th January 2018
    Well done to Dennis in 4KC, who has become the first primary pupil to complete the Serlby Park Reading Challenge this year by reading all twenty books.
    Well done Dennis!
  • Booktrust School Library Pack comes to Serlby

    10th January 2018


    A brand new set of fantastic books have just arrived in our library courtesy of the children's reading charity Booktrust.  

    The School Library Pack has been carefully selected to provide a set of high quality books suitable for a range of reading interests and ages. The pack includes fifteen titles, split across three categories - Future Classics, Reluctant Readers and new for this year Non-Fiction.

     Future Classics

    An independent selection panel of school librarians and children's book experts have selected

  • Last Day of School

    22nd December 2017

    Please note the last day of school ready for the Christmas Break is Friday 22nd December 2017.

  • Countdown to Christmas Attendance Winners

    22nd December 2017

    Attendance Winners for Week 7


    Chloe Ashcroft  Year 7

    Christopher Beswick  Year 8

    Brendan Kelly Year 9

    Jessica Dyer Year 10

    Wesley Price Year 11

    Jake Askin Year 9




  • Penguin Schools Book Bundle Winner

    19th December 2017
    Serlby Park Library is delighted to be selected as the national winner of the Penguin Random House Publishing House Free Prize Draw for 2017.
    A fabulous selection of the latest books for children have just arrived in school including stories by Rick Riordan, Jacqueline Wilson, Clare Balding and Tom Fletcher. These books are a wonderful addition to our library and be available for pupils to borrow straight away.
  • Countdown to Christmas Attendance Winners

    19th December 2017

    Week 5 100% attendance winners 

    Year 7 – Aiswaryiaa Nageswaran £10

    Year 8 – Patrick Merrills £10

    Year 9 – Jerry Bulivou £10

    Year 10 – Terah Thomas £20

    Year 11 – Maddie Hindson-Holmes £30   

    Week 6 100% attendance winners 

    Year 7 – Chelsea Dunn £10

    Year 8 – Mason Lowe £20

    Year 9 – Jake Askin £5

    Year 10 – Caitlin Farrow £5

    Year 11 – Lucy Wood £20



  • Post 16 Money Workshop

    19th December 2017

    Our Post 16 students welcomed Jenny Webster from The Money Charity on 18th December 2017.

    We participated in a one hour workshop covering some really important information to help improve students’ confidence and skills in managing their finances.
    ·         Planning ahead for the next stages of your life – Uni/Getting a Job/ Moving Out
    ·         Student finance and managing money at Uni.
    ·         Cost of living and the new things you need to consider when living by yourself for the first time.
    ·         How to
  • Poppy Appeal

    19th December 2017

    Please see the attached documents showing the amount Serlby Park Academy raised for the Poppy Appeal.


    thank you

  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    18th December 2017

    Please see the attached document to show the money raised for Macmillan Cancer at our Coffee Morning,






  • Year 7 & 8 Christmas Fayre

    13th December 2017

    We would like to say a huge thank you to all pupils who participated in the event and to everyone else who supported us, we really appreciate it. In total we raised a magnificent £586.54p in aid of Bassetlaw Food Bank.


    Thank you for your continued support.


    Best wishes

    Mrs Tweed


  • Bookbuzz Comes to Serlby Park Academy

    13th December 2017

    Bookbuzz, which is run by The Book Trust, is the UK's largest reading charity. 

    This year The Book Trust have offered Serlby Park students in Years 6 to 8  the chance to take part in a fantastic reading programme. This has given our students the opportunity to choose and keep their own book from a list of specially selected titles. The aim of Bookbuzz is to encourage students to read for pleasure and get them excited about books and reading.

    We hope the students will enjoy their Bookbuzz book and that it insp

  • Tickhill Lions Firework Safety Poster

    13th December 2017

    Congratulations to Holly, Briony, Ruby, Kayleigh and Ebony who are the winners of this year's firework safety poster competition.

    We would like to thank Tickhill Lions for sponsoring this competition and donating £50 prize money.

    Each winner received a fantastic 'Spirograph Set' as a reward for all their hard work.

    Well done to everyone who took part.




  • Rhymecraft Poetry Competition

    13th December 2017




    We are delighted to announce that 38 primary pupils have had their poems selected for publication in the latest poetry competition from Young Writers.

    There were over 20,000 poems submitted nationally, so we are extremely proud that our pupils poems are of such a high standard.


    Rhymecraft - Yorkshire Poets is scheduled for publication on 28th February 2018 and all the winners have been notified.



  • Inset Day

    11th December 2017

    Please note that Monday 11th December is an Inset Day therefore the Academy will be closed to all pupils.

  • Christmas Countdown 100% Attendance Winners

    8th December 2017

    Please find Week 4 100% attendance winners.

    Year 7 – Aiswaryiaa Nageswaran £10

    Year 8 – Isabel Sarason £30

    Year 9 – Jake Kerry £10

    Year 10 – Jemma Bell £10

    Year 11 – Kelsey Roche £20