News rss icon

  • Strike Action

    9th July 2014

    On Thursday 10th July members of the NUT and GMB have been called to take strike action.This will not have an impact on the academy and we WILL BE OPEN AS NORMAL.

  • Riddings Pool Summer Holiday Programme 2014

    2nd July 2014

    Please see document below containing the Summer Holiday Programme for 2014.

    Along with the programme they will also be offering the free swimming for 16 years and under throughout the Summer Holidays.

  • London Trip Letters

    27th June 2014

    London Trip Letters will be available during the Year 7 Parents Evening on Tuesday 1st July.

    For those who are unable to attend on this evening please see Mr Lancaster on Tuesday for a letter.

  • World Cup Promotion Winners

    26th June 2014

    The winners of prizes from the World Cup Promotion were: Chloe Crossingham, Cameron Johnson, Jack Doig, Adam Benson, Luke Dunn, Kai Bonnett, Aiden Laister, George Garner & Harry Kirk. Congratulations to you all.

  • Summer School

    26th June 2014

    Please note Summr School 2014 is now at full capacity. No more students can be accepted. Thank You.

  • Film Studies Examinations

    13th June 2014

    Film Studies examinations are scheduled as follows:

    • Film Studies Paper 1: Wednesday 18th June 2014 at 9.00am
    • Film Studies Paper 2: Tuesday 24th June 2014 at 1.30pm



    Exam preparation sessions have been scheduled for:

    • Monday 16th June 2014 at 9.00am
    • Tuesday 17th June 2014 at 9.00am
    • Thursday 19th June 2014 at 9.00am
    • Friday 20th June 2014 at 9.00am
    • Monday 23rd June 2014 at 9.00am



    Students are NOT expected to wear uniform for the exam preparation sessions.  The sessions will be held in the usual room.


  • Cultural Studies Homework

    10th June 2014

    Year 10's Cultural Studies current hot topic of conversation and unit of study is upon 'Human Rights', where one dedicated individual, Miss Emily Barker, has truly embraced her homework objective and inspired her peers with her original composition of a song that questions and highlights the needs for Human Rights.



  • Summer School Production

    10th June 2014

    'Let Me Be Your Star'

    Melior students will perform their production of 'Let Me Be Your Star' on three evenings and one afternoon as below.  A little something for everyone to enjoy, the productions will showcase the talent of Melior Students.


    • Wednesday 2nd July 2014 - 7.30pm
    • Thursday 3rd July 2014 - 7.30pm
    • Saturday 5th July 2014  - 2.30pm & 7.30pm


    Tickets are now available to purchase from Mr Lancaster, Mr Ray or Student Services or alternatively they can be purchased via the Academy's website using the Ticket

  • Free School Meals

    9th June 2014

    To apply for free school meals simply click the link below or alternatively print out the Application Form below. Please note these are new application forms.



  • Tata Kids of Steel Triathlon

    6th June 2014

    Students volunteered to take part in the Tata Kids of Steel of Triathlon event which took place at the PODs on Thursday 22nd May.  The students competed in a 50m Swim, 1000m Bike Ride and a 500m Run.

    We would like to congratulate all students who participated in this event.


  • Prom Reminder

    6th June 2014

    The Prom will be held at a surprise venue on Friday 4th July. Bookings will be taken from Monday 12th May until Friday 13th June. No bookings will be taken after this date. The price per ticket is £25. Students can also exchange VIVO points for Prom tickets – the amount of vivo points and their cumulative value can be obtained from Mrs Rotheram on Reception. Students who wish to pay in instalments may do so; please note that all payments have to be completed by Friday 13th June. If your child is wishing to


    5th June 2014

    We would like to congratulate 15 of our Year 11 Peer Mentors who have received the Diana Anti Bullying Award in recognition of all the hard work they have done within the Academy.  We are very proud of them all and hope you will be too.  They are:  Joe Carter, Aimee Francis, Jade Parker, Charlotte Eaton, Rebecca Mullen, Megan Backhouse, Morgan Broadbent, Courtney Hibbert, Elizabeth Webb, Selina Barley, Amanda Williams, Emily Gunn, Jamie-Leigh Nicholson, Jenna Tollan, & Rianne Clutterbuck.




    5th June 2014

    We have 3 Year 7’s and 4 Year 8’s accepted into MENSA! 

    For their age, this is a phenomenal  achievement.


    They are:

    Nathaniel Vionnet IQ 152 top 2% of the population, Jared Beasley IQ 152 top 2%, Thomas Parker IQ 151 top 2% , Kyle Driffill 156  top 1% , Mark Love 154 top 2% , Grace Berridge 151 top 2% and Charlotte Cowling 150 top 2%.



    This is a very proud moment for the Academy, the students and their parents.


  • World Cup Week

    3rd June 2014

    World Cup Week commencing Monday 16th June 2014

    Celebrate the World Cup with a week full of exciting dishes from the competing nations: Italy, Australia, England, Algeria and Brazil.

    The promotion will also include a lucky plate competition with a sporty gift to be won each day of the week.  Just find a sticker on the bottom of your plate to win.

    Please see the menu for the week below.  This menu will run alongside the normal weekly menu to accommodate all appetites.


  • Summer Production 2014

    2nd June 2014

    Cast members for the Summer Production of "Let Me Be Your Star" can collect an order form for ticket orders from Mr Lancaster before they go on sale to the general public.


    Further details for the general public will be provided on the next Parents Newsletter, due to be posted out week commencing 23rd June 2014.

  • Year 7 Geography Homework

    2nd June 2014

    Year 7 students were set a piece of homework to design a piece of artwork to show the rainforest.  Below are photographs of what they produced (including the cakes topped with entirely edible rainforest animals).

    We thought it would be really nice to share their creativity and hard work.

  • Half Term Revision Sessions

    20th May 2014

    Please find below a timetable for the revision sessions being held at the Academy for Year 11 students during the Summer Half-Term.

  • Maths Revision Sessions

    14th May 2014

    Year 11 Maths Revision Sessions will take place on Tuesdays and Fridays from 3pm.

  • Current Vacancies

    2nd May 2014

    Please take a look at our recruitment section as we currently have new vacancies.

  • Young Enterprise

    30th April 2014

    Melior students attended the Young Enterprise event for the first time in a couple of years, courtesy of support from North Lincolnshire Homes.  Students said the event was a great experience for them and although they did not qualify as winners, they and Melior are really proud of their achievements. 

    The students who took part were: Charlotte Webb, Brendan Anderson, Ryan Kirton, Izabela Lipinska, Sara Winiewska, Laura Pezzuto and Ciara Jenkins.