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  • Six Nations Rugby Kit Presentation

    2nd March 2017

    A huge well done to Jamie Major who represented the academy at Twickenham on Sunday, 26th February. Jamie was in the daunting position of being interviewed by the media and going on stage for the official unveil with England player Villy Vunipola. Jamie also rehearsed the national anthem with Laura Wright and performed it in the centre of the pitch in front of 82,000 people. Jamie took everything in his stride and was the ultimate amassador for our school.

    Congratulations also to all of our students who have

  • KS4 Options

    14th February 2017

    Students in Year 8 and 10 are in the process of choosing their options. This is clearly outlined in an options booklet given to all students at our recent curriculum evening. If you have not received one of these booklets your child can collect one from the academy.

  • Internet Safety Week

    7th February 2017

    Safer Internet Day 2017 is being celebrated glovally on Tuesday, 7th February.

    The Academy will be conducting various assemblies this week to talk to, and raise awareness with, students about the the importance of being safe while online.

    Please see the link below to understand how you can further support at home. Should you feel that you would like any additional support with internet safety, do please contact us and we will be more than happy to help.

    https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2017

  • Parents Evening, Wednesday 8th February 2017

    3rd February 2017

    Our Parents Evening this term is being held on Wednesday, 8th February betweenh 4.30pm and 7pm and is being held in conjunction with our Curriculum Evening.

    Where students reports have been noted that parental attendance is required at parents evening, an appointment sheet will have been given to them during form time today.

    Over the next few days, teachers will be scheduling appointments and annotating on your child’s appointment sheet. If you have been asked to attend the parents evening, we ask that you ma

  • Afternoon tea

    27th January 2017

    Melior Community academy students who have made considerable progress for attendance and academic improvement have had afternoon tea with the Principal. This gave an opportunity for students to catch up and have some well deserved relaxation through a hectic exam period.

     

  • Improving Academy out of special measures

    23rd January 2017

    Melior Community Academy was last inspected by Ofsted on the 13th and 14th December 2016. Melior Community academy is no longer in special measures.

    Ofsted inspectors delivered their verdict on Melior Community Academy in a report published today (Monday, 23rd January).

    Strong leadership has transformed a Scunthorpe academy and taken it out of special measures for the first time in almost five years.

    Principal Zoe Bidmead and Chief Executive Officer of its sponsor Delta Academies Trust Paul Tarn welcomed the o

  • Uniform

    15th December 2016

    The academy has a clear uniform policy which has been shared with all parents. Students who contravene this policy will be dealt with through the academy behaviour policy. Parents who need financial support to purchase correct uniform, can request this through the academy hardship fund. Girls are expected to be in knee length pleated black skirts or tailored trousers and not pencil or straight skirts.

  • Creative Cookery

    15th December 2016

    A huge well done to one of our Year 8 students - Courtney Green on her fantastic "Waterfall Cake". Not only did Courtney create this masterpiece but then went on to share it with her classmates.

    A future "Bake Off" star in the making we think!

     

  • Non Uniform Day: Friday, 16th December 2016

    15th December 2016

    To celebrate the start of the festive season, the last day of term will be a non uniform day for staff and students. This will be free of charge.

    May we take the opportunity to wish you a happy and peaceful Christmas and New Year.

  • Year 11 'Preparation for Exams' Evening

    29th November 2016

    We will be holding a 'Preparation for Exams' evening for our Year 11 students and their parents on Thursday, 8th December 2016 between 6pm and 8pm. The evening is aimed at supporting our students and their parents as they work towards their GCSE examinations.

    The event is sponsored by Vision for Education and pie and peas will be provided for those parents and students attending. Please see the letter below for further information or contact the academy.

  • GCSE Certificate Presentation

    15th November 2016

    GCSE certificates will be presented to our outgoing Year 11 cohort early in the new year. Further details will be sent nearer the time.

  • Remembrance Day - 11th November 2016

    8th November 2016

    To mark Rememberance Day, any students who wish to attend school in their cadet uniform on Friday, 11th November are welcome to do so. The academy will hold a 2 minutes silence at 11.11AM on this day to remember the members of the armed forces who have died in the line of duty.

  • Non Uniform Day: Friday, 18th November 2016

    8th November 2016

    To support this year's Children In Need, the Academy will be holding a non uniform day on Friday, 18th November 2016. There will be a voluntary contribution of £1 which will be donated to the charity.

  • New Careers Portal

    31st October 2016

    We are excited to announce the launch of our new careers portal. Please click on the link below to find out more:

     

    http://www.careersincportal.co.uk/meliorcommunityacademy/

  • Sky Sports Living Visit: 4th November 2016

    24th October 2016

    Melior Community Academy has been lucky enough to secure a visit on 4th November from Rob Vickerman, a Sky Sports Living Ambassador. Rob will be working with various groups of students during his visit. A full report will be available following his visit.

  • Jodrell Bank Visit

    24th October 2016

    The GCSE astronomy group recently visited Jodrell Bank which is the home of the famous Lovell telescope. They explored the various interactive displays which were fantastic and very educational. They were also able to explore the beautiful gardens due to the weather being a lovely sunny day.

    They attended 2 workshops; the first was about spectroscopy and how astronomers use it. This workshop was extremely helpful for the students and will provide additional insight for their exams this Summer. The second wo

  • Battlefields History Trip

    24th October 2016

    Miss Higgins selected Charlie Broadbent and Kieran Goulding from Year 11 to take part in a First World War battlefields tour, as a reward for their enthusiasm in history lessons. The tour was fully funded by the Department for Education (DfE) and provided a variety of perspectives and insights into the history of the Western Front. They were led by an expert from the Guild of Battlefield Guides, also a serving solider accompanied the trip to provide a contrast to serving as a solider 100 years ago. 

    Kieran a

  • Student Presidents 2016/2017

    11th October 2016

    It gives us great pleasure to introduce you to our new student presidents, Brandon and Kelly Dodds.

    Brandon and Kelly both impressed the interview panel consisting of Miss Bidmead and Mr Rae and gave some great thoughts into why they are passionate about being student leaders.


  • Notification from Humberside Police

    27th September 2016

    Please see attached an alert from Humberside police that has been emailed to all parents today.

    The alert gives details of a serious incident in the Ashby area today and police are asking all parents and children to be vigilant together with reminding themselves of stranger danger and what to do if they are approached.

    Should you have any further concerns or questions, these should be directed to Humberside Police.

  • Enrichment

    9th September 2016

    The Autumn 1 Academy enrichment programme begins on Monday the 12th of September from 2.30PM. Further details are availble on the academy website.