Carleton High School Awarded Most Improved School in North of England

November 17, 2020 3:40 pm

Carleton High School in Pontefract, part of Pontefract Academies Trust, has been hailed as the most improved school in the North of England, according to the Fairer Secondary Schools Index league tables, published by the Northern Powerhouse Partnership The index ranks schools on a contextual progress score that takes pupils’ backgrounds into account.  Even prior…

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Pontefract Academies Trust Pledge Support for Motor Neurone Disease Association and The Prince of Wales Hospice in Pontefract

November 13, 2020 11:12 am

Pontefract Academies Trust has announced that for this academic year all of their eight schools as well as the central office, will be fundraising for Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA) as their national charity and The Prince of Wales Hospice in Pontefract as their local charity. Throughout the coming year, the Trust hope to help…

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Creative Pontefract Children produce 200 Poppies for Remembrance Day

November 5, 2020 10:58 am

Primary school children from Pontefract Academies Trust have made around 200 poppies to be displayed opposite Valley Gardens in Pontefract Town Centre for all to come and see and mark Rememberance Day on the 11th November. The idea behind this was to help all the chidren to learn the meaning behind Remembrance Sunday, Armistice Day,…

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