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  • Anti-Bullying Week 17th - 21st November

    19th November 2014

    To support Anti-Bullying week Melior are doing the following:

    placing posters around the academy

    asking all Year 7, 8 & 9 students to sign an Anti-Bullying pledge (see below) and to design their own posters

    Year 10 & 11 students are watching the 'Lets Fight it Together' DVD. Discussions will then be held regarding:

    • How can bullying be stopped?
    • What do you think students, parents and schools need to do about it?
    • What works and what doesn't?

    This DVD is also being shown and discussed each morning for all year groups

  • Looking Forward to Challenge

    18th November 2014

    "We are a fully inclusive academy with a distinctively creative ethos and have the highest aspirations for and expectations of our students"

     

  • New Year 11 Section

    17th November 2014

    Please note we have a new Year 11 Section. This section is specifically for providing students with information and guidance in preparation for their examinations. Please take a look.

  • Year 12 Presentation Evening

    17th November 2014

    Reminder that on Thursday 20th November we will be holding our Year 12 Presentation Evening.  Letters have been issued to all last years' former students inviting them to this event.  During this evening students will awarded with their GCSE Certificates.  It will be the first opportunity for us to celebrate both your individual achivements and your achievements as a cohort.

    Dress to impress!!

  • Children In Need

    17th November 2014

    The staff and students at Melior raised £646 for Children In Need with a non-uniform day. Thank you to all.

  • Visit to the Holocaust Centre

    14th November 2014

    During the first half of the autumn term the Y10 GCSE History groups visited The Holocaust Centre in Newark. The aim of the visit was to help pupils understand a little of what life would have been like for Jewish people living in Germany before and during WW2.

    When we first arrived the group were asked to think about the choices that people make and what could and would persuade you to make a choice that could change history, either on an individual level or as part of a much greater force. We discussed the

  • Non-Uniform Day for Children in Need

    13th November 2014

    As a result of the students’ fantastic work during Ofsted last week and to support Children in Need, there will be a non uniform day tomorrow (14th November). As usual pupils can wear smart casual non uniform clothes if they pay a ‘fine’ of £1.

  • Recognisation by CDET

    13th November 2014

    We are delighted to announce that once again Mr Lancaster (Learning Leader of Creative Arts) has been recognised by the Council for Dance Education and Training (CDET) for the second year running. We are pleased to say that Melior is the only secondary school in the area to be awarded this recognition which states that the Performing Arts Education is outstanding and follows the rigorous guidelines set out by the council. 

    Mr

  • Important Letter from the Principal

    4th November 2014

    Message to Parents, Carers and Students. Please click on letter below.

  • APPOINTMENT OF PRINCIPAL AT MELIOR ACADEMY

    24th October 2014

    After a rigorous two day process involving six candidates I am pleased to announce that Miss Z Bidmead has been appointed as the new Principal.

    Miss Bidmead will take up her post fully in January and in the meantime I will be working as Consultant Principal in the transition period between now and the end of December.

    I know that all the staff and governors are fully supportive of Miss Bidmead who will work hard to develop the Academy and improve outcomes for all students.

     

    P Whelan

    October 2014

  • Encore 2014

    21st October 2014

    Melior will be holding an Encore 2014 Parent Information Evening on Wednesday 22nd October 2014.  The evening will commence at 6.00pm and will be held in the Atrium.

  • Silent Disco

    20th October 2014

    Pop takes on Indie at the Baths Hall's first ever Silent Disco.  You pick the music, featuring mainstream pop hits from Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea to Indie Classics fromt the Stone Roses, Blur, Oasis and many more.  The event takes place on Friday 24th october 2014 at Baths Hall, Scunthorpe.

    Under 16's Event starts at 6.00pm

    Over 16's Event starts at 9.30pm

    £5 for under 16's and those with Student Cards, alternatively £6 all others.

  • Young Voices 2015

    14th October 2014

    Tracks for Young Voices 2015 are now available to listen to via the Academy website.  They can be located under the Useful Links section in the Melior Tube tab or by clicking the link below:

     

    http://www.melior.org.uk/Studentvoice_songs

  • Student Daily Bulletins

    24th September 2014

    Student daily bulletins are being added for parents to view. They can be found under the Downloads Section.

  • Parents Newsletter

    23rd September 2014

     

     

    The Parents Newsletter for September can now be viewed via the Parents Newsletter Tab under the Downloads Section. Alternatively, all parents will receive a copy in the post.  The Newsletters will be posted 2nd class on Wednesday 24th September 2014.

  • Blue Peter Badge Award

    22nd September 2014

    We would like to congratulate E Jarvis, a Year 8 student at Melior Community Academy who has recently been awarded the Blue Peter Badge. Well Done.

  • 2015 - 2016 Term Dates

    16th September 2014

    Term Dates for the Academic Year 2015 - 2016 have been added under the downloads section.

  • Open Day

    4th September 2014
    We would like to cordially invite Year 6 students and their parents to attend our Open Morning and Open Evening on Thursday 11th September 2014. Open Morning: 9.00am - 10.00am (parents only) Open Evening 6.00pm - 8.00pm In the morning you will be able to see the school in ‘action’.  You will see children having lessons and get an understanding of how we work. In the evening please bring along your child. You will have a guided tour of the school given by one of our students. Once you have found your way aro
  • First Day of Term

    2nd September 2014

    Hope you have all had a wonderful Summer break.  The Academy re-opens tomorrow (3rd September). Year 7 students are to arrive at school for 8.40am and Year 8 to Year 11 students are to arrive at 9.30am. This will allow Year 7 students time to settle in. Many Thanks

  • Uniform

    11th August 2014

    PLEASE NOTE THAT UNIFORM IS NOW AVAILABLE FROM SHAHS IN WEST STREET.  WHILST WE DO HAVE A LIMITED NUMBER OF BLAZERS (SIZE 34” AND OVER), WE HAVE NO SMALLER SIZES.  IF YOU INTEND TO PURCHASE A BLAZER FROM SCHOOL, PLEASE CONTACT US TO ARRANGE A TIME TO DO SO.

     

    THANK YOU