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  • 2FACED Dance Company

    22nd October 2015

    Last week, some of our year 8 boys took part in a Dance Residency with 2FACED Dance Company. The company is an all male dance company who focus on traditional contemporary style and fuse it with breaking. The professionals (James and Jake) were overwhelmed with our boys work ethic.

    The company will return in November for another day, before our students perform the work at the Plowright Theatre.

  • Bake for Macmillan Cancer Support

    21st October 2015

    On the 12th and 13th October, 9 Endeavour ( together with few pupils from other year 9 groups) stayed for period 6 to bake and decorate biscuits with a Halloween style to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.


    Their form tutor, Mrs Rimes, is also planning to do another bake before Christmas.

    Congratulations to the students on this achievement.

     


  • WIB

    Student Voice - English Department

    21st October 2015

    One of our Year 10 GCSE English classes expressed their interest in studying 'The Woman In Black' text when they found out it was an option in the exam.

    Mrs Fletcher, English Teacher, listened to their comments and this week took delivery of a class set of these books.

    We take student voice very seriously, and know the advantages it has in engaging learning at all levels. Happy Reading Year 10!

  • Design & Technology Department news

    21st October 2015

    We are thrilled to announce that we have now got SOLIDWORKS, the industry standard 3D CAD software used by major industry, universities and colleges thus creating a seamless transition for our students to take up the exiting range of stem subjects.

    Further news and examples of students work on the software to follow.

  • London Trip 2016 - UPDATE

    20th October 2015

    Please note that the London Trip 2016 is now full. Any students who still wish to attend this trip will be added onto the reserve list and notified if a place becomes available.

  • The Melior 'Pumpkin-Off'

    20th October 2015

    CLICK HERE to watch the latest video in our House Competition. This time, it was to create a Halloween Pumpkin Carving. 

    Many thanks to the Staff and Students who took part.

  • London Trip 2016

    18th September 2015

    If your child is in Year 7 or 8, they will have received a letter and booking form for the London 2016 trip. This is always a hugely popular experience for our students. This year sees us visiting the London Dungeons, The Sea Life Aquarium and the brand new 'Shrek's Experience' to name a few.

  • Parental Communication Evening: 1 - 9 Grading

    18th September 2015

    There will be a parental communication evening to provide information on the new changes to GCSE grades. Beginning at 6pm in the Atrium with a presentation from Mr G Levitt, Vice Principal

  • Year 11 Parental Engagement Evening

    10th September 2015

    To encourage parental engagement and to strengthen communication links, Melior will be hosting a parental engagement evening for our Year 11 students. This evening will give you the opportunity to meet the year team who will be working with your child and to gather information for the year ahead. The evening begins at 4.30pm on Wednesday, 16th September in the Atrium. Appointment sheets will be going home with students however a sheet is attached for your informaiton. We look forward to seeing you there.

  • Autumn Term 2015

    2nd September 2015

    The Academy re-opens to students on Thursday 3rd September. Please note that the start times have been staggered as follows:

     

    Year 7 to arrive for 8.30am for an 8.40am start

    All other year groups to arrive at 9.30am

  • Open Morning and Open Evening

    27th August 2015

    Our Open Morning and Evening will take place on Thursday, 10th September from 9am until 10am and 6pm until 8pm for Year 5 and Year 6 primary school students. This is a valuable opportunity to find out more about life at Melior and what can be expected should your child join us over the coming years. Further information will be going out to Primary Schools in readiness for the start of the new term however should you have any questions, do please contact the school.

  • MENSA

    17th August 2015

    We are very delighted to announce that 8 of our students have been accepted into MENSA and would like to congratulate them.

    They are T Lamotte, D Gaffney, FTaylor-Drakes, K Wainer, A Harasim, D Marsh, J Dickinson and S Longbottom.

    They achieved IQ's ranging from 148 up to 162 (Einstein had an IQ of 160).

    Very well done to all!

  • Achievement Assemblies

    13th July 2015

    Message to parents to inform them that the Achievement Assemblies shecduled for this week are no longer going ahead.  Due to all the recent staffing changes within Academy in respect of Phase Leaders and Progress Leaders it has been agreed it would be more appropriate to carry the assemblies forward to the next academic year.

    Apologies for any Inconvenience this may cause.

  • New York Update Letter

    10th July 2015

    Please find below a letter from Mr Lancaster providing an update regarding the New York visit.

  • Prom Update

    8th July 2015

    Prom is being at Hemswell Court and the arrival time is between 6pm and 7pm.  Students will dine at 7.30pm.  Students are able to use Melior Academy Car Park as a pick up point, however, there will be no drinks reception at Melior.  Students can be collected by parents between 10.30pm and 11.00pm.

  • RAF Northolt Centenary

    18th June 2015

    Jacob Wright a Year 7 student at Melior attended the RAF Northolt Centenary.  He attended the Polish Memorial and also worked with the RAF Regiment in giving talks on the deactivated Bren Gun.  These talks included demonstrations on how to strip, reassemble and use the gun.  The Veterans of 303 Squadron and members of the Polish Embassy were all very enthusiastic with Jacob and discussed their time serving with him.  Everyone commented on how smart, polite and knowledgeable he was.

    As a result of Jacob's vi

  • Music Mark

    18th June 2015

    We have been recommended by North Lincolnshire Music Hub for the Music Mark - a national recognition of music making and committment to the subject and its value within the curriculum.

    This award offers the Academy:

    • National recognition that music is valued within the school and contributes positively to meeting the OFSTED requirement of a broad, balanced and relevant curriculum.
    • Advocacy with Government  and Non-Government departments on behalf of music education.
    • Advocacy across thew music education sector an
  • The Sound of Summer

    9th June 2015

    Tickets can be purchased from Mr Ray or Mr Lancaster at the Academy until Friday 19th June, after which tickets can still be purchased online or can be obtained from the Plowright. 

  • STEM PROJECT

    8th June 2015

    STEM PROJECT in collaboration with North Lindsey College University Centre

    Between March and May 2015, 16 year 9 and 10 Design Technology Students participated in a pilot project with Lecturers at the college to develop skills in 3D CAD and use of Augmented Reality through funding from the British Institute of Steel. The aim of the project was to develop outreach activities for school children. 

    During the pilot project our students used computer aided design and ‘augmented realities’ to reinforce links betw

  • Intervention Sessions

    4th June 2015

    Results of intervention sessions can be viewed under the Extra Curricular tab under Interventions. The results show percentages of students who attended, number of male and females and number of Pupil Premium students.