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  • Visit to London

    22nd November 2017

    Some of our Lead Out Loud students travelled to London yesterday to visit the Houses of Parliament.

    They met with Yvette Cooper and discussed what matters to them about their local community. Students also got the chance to observe from the gallery to listen to Boris Johnson debating in the House of Lords.

     

     

  • De Lacy Christmas Performance

    15th November 2017

    The Enrichment faculty are excited to announce that this year's Christmas performance will be an adaptation of John Godber's classic classroom comedy 'Teechers'. The show will take place on Wednesday 13 December 6-8pm in the Main Hall. There will be the usual festive treats on sale at the refreshment stall as well as a charity raffle.   

    Tickets will be on sale at reception from next week at £1 a ticket. 

    Don't miss it!

  • Odd Sock Day

    15th November 2017

    Thank you to students and staff who came to school in odd socks today to support anti bullying week.

  • 2017 Leavers Destination Board

    3rd November 2017

    We are very proud of our students who left us this July for even bigger and brighter things. Take a look at our destination board.

  • Train to Teach with Teaching School Alliance

    30th October 2017

    Considering becoming a teacher?  Delta is delighted to offer School Direct Teacher Training with our outstanding Teaching School Alliances.

    School Direct is a national teacher training initiative which offers an exciting opportunity to train alongside outstanding practitioners.  Delta TSA is working in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University to offer School Direct places for 2018/19.  As part of the training programme you can gain a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with Qualified Teacher St

  • Restart A Heart Day

    16th October 2017

    Our students have had a great morning learning all about CPR skills at the Restart A Heart Day run by The British Heart Foundation. Thank you to all the volunteers who came to De Lacy today.

  • Top Exam Results in English

    11th October 2017

    Well done to Jess Lin year 7, Freya Gregory year 8, Brandon Wetherall and Chloe Duggan year 9 and Armaris Parmer year 11 for all acheiving top results in their English mock exams. Keep up the good work!

     
  • Y7 Space Music

    6th October 2017

    Year 7 have been composing music to be broadcast in outer space focussing on layers of music (texture) and pitch (high and low notes). 

    Space Music EH and JR

    Space Music GC

    Space Music KA and LC

  • Next week is colours week!

    3rd October 2017

     Colours week begins on Monday 16th October.

    Students will receive their colour pin badges for contributing to wider Academic life in assemblies all next week, look out for them on your child's blazer lapel.

  • Technical problems with our safeguarding line

    22nd September 2017

    We are currently having technical issues with our safeguarding telephone line, if you need to speak to a safeguarding officer, please call reception on 01977 622850 and either leave a message or speak to the receptionist.

    Thank you and apologies for the inconvenience.

  • Pencils for Grenfell Campaign

    21st September 2017

    Students at De Lacy ran a campaign to collect writing equipment to send to Ark Burlington Danes Academy for students affected by the Grenfell fire. We had a great response from students and staff to this appeal.

    All donations have been greatly received by Ark Burlingtons, we had this letter from them today to thank our students. Well done De Lacy!

  • De Lacy Academy Post 16 Market Place

    21st September 2017

    De Lacy Academy are hosting a Market Place on Wednesday 27th September for all year 10 and 11 students and parents to come along and meet local colleges and businesses. There will be lots of information on hand about college courses, apprenticeship, traineeships and careers advice in general.

    The main hall will be open from 4.30pm to 6pm, come along and have a chat with us to see what there is on offer.

    See you there!

  • Lettings at De Lacy Academy

    8th September 2017

    We now have a new online service for all lettings at De Lacy.

    This link is on our useful links tab, use this to contact Schools Lettings Solutions who will be able to book our facilities and answer any of your questions:

    http://delacy.schoolbookings.co.uk

     

     

  • Castleford Tigers League Leaders Shield

    8th September 2017

    Thank you to Tim Rumford from Castleford Tigers who came into school today to show our students the league leaders shield that the players won recently.

     

  • Enterprise Day July 2017

    7th September 2017

    Use the link below to see the report from Enabling Enterprise about De Lacy Academy's successful enterprise day.

    http://enablingenterprise.org/archives/22489

  • GCSE Celebrations

    24th August 2017

    Students and staff at De Lacy Academy, part of Delta Academies Trust, are celebrating the success of our GCSE results for this academic year.  Congratulations to all our students who have worked extremely hard and gained some fantastic grades across the curriculum.  Students dealt well with the move to tougher GCSE grades with record numbers achieving the higher grades.  There has again been a great performance in subjects across the curriculum this year.

    The Principal, Chris McCall said “it was a pleasure t

  • Useful information from NSPCC

    13th July 2017

    Become an expert in your child's online world in six weeks, use the link below:

    https://nspcc.o2.co.uk/

  • Snapchat and recent changes to the site

    29th June 2017

    We have been made aware of Snapchat and recent changes to the site. We have been asked to make students aware as the site now shows user locations. This can be miss used and we will advise our students to turn off this facility during form time this week.

    Please use the link below for more information:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40382876

  • Gatecrashing Director!

    23rd June 2017

    Lesley Bailey, Vice Chair of Delta's Board of Directors, visited De Lacy today. She started her morning at 8 a.m. gatecrashing students alongside members of the Senior Leadership Team and support staff. Here she is asking a maths question to one of our students!

     

    She also spent time looking at lessons across the academy as well as reviewing the quality of assessment, marking and feedback. Her time with us ended by talking to our Lead Out Loud students followed by a fish and chips lunch - a Friday favourite h

  • Fabulous GCSE Artwork

    23rd June 2017

    Year 11 students have have produced some amazing GCSE artwork this year for their exams, we are expecting top grades looking at this standard of work.

    Well done Y11!