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Visit to the University of Sheffield

On 14 March, 8 of our Year 9 students attended the second mentoring day at the University of Sheffield. These Year 9 students are enrolled on a 3-year mentoring programme with the University of Sheffield. The students applied for this competitive programme and were all successful. During this visit students …

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BAE Systems STEM Roadshow

On Friday 8th March our Year 7 students experienced the BAE Systems STEM roadshow. The roadshow, supported by the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force, visits over 420 schools across the UK every year. It provides an interactive experience for students, designed to inspire excitement in STEM subjects. The …

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BT Employability Skills ‘Boot Camp’

On 28th February twenty of our Year 10 students attended the BT Employability Skills ‘Boot Camp’ at the BT offices in Doncaster. The ‘Boot Camp’ included a tour of the BT offices seeing over 1,000 employees and working with six in small groups. In the morning students took part in …

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Nexus Dance Platform

Astrea Academy Woodfields were delighted to once again be invited to the Nexus dance platform at Hall cross Upper School on Wednesday 16th January 2019. 9 students studying the Y9 Btec Technical Award in Dance attended showcasing the dance they have been developing as part of their classes. Kenzie O’Sullivan, …

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Golf Academy Match Report Round 3

Astrea Academy Woodfields Battle in Horrendous conditions Morley Hayes Golf Club – 28th November 2018 British Schools and Colleges Area 4 Round 3 Astrea Academy Woodfields A team squad (Formerly Balby Academy of Sport) struggled with the weather conditions and didn’t perform to the level that they normally produce. However …

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Given Freely, Freely Given

A big thank you to all the students, parents, carers, staff and school suppliers for your generous donations towards Woodfields’ Christmas charity appeal. We will be forwarding your donations on to St John’s Church, for their charity, Given Freely, Freely Given, which helps the homeless and those in poverty in Balby and Hexthorpe. …

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Year 7 Girls Football

The Year 7 Girls football team took part in their first ever competition at the Keepmoat stadium on a very cold and challenging evening. They played excellent together and they should be extremely proud of the way they performed. Some excellent teams were there on the night and it was …

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University of Oxford Visit Nov 2018

On the 22nd Nov 2018 students from Astrea Academy Woodfields visited the University of Oxford to find out first-hand what life is really like at one of the most prestigious universities in the world. Upon arrival, we were met by a group of Oxford’s undergraduates, who were very quick to …

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Children in Need 2018

A big thank you to staff and students at Astrea Academy Woodfields for your support, with your help the catering department raised £40 for Children in Need which will help make a real difference to the lives of children all across the UK. Find out more about Children in Need …

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