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  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016

    The Little Grangers showed off their artist skills today making a Pudsey Bear as part of the schools fundraising day for Children in Need. 


  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016

    Thank you to everyone who supported Children in Need by wearing their pudsey clothings or spots and stripes. We made an amazing £106 for the great cause.

  • Sam and Sammie

    13th November 2016

    Sam and Sammie came to school to talk to our children about how important it is to come to school regulary.

    They even posed for a picture with Mrs Chappell!

  • Grange Lane Infant Academy Remember

    11th November 2016

    Children in year 2 learned about life in the trenches in WWI and discussed what it would be like to be there. They then represented the images in groups and we brought some of the characters to life. It was possibly the most powerful session I have ever been part of and cried twice. The children worked with such maturity and understanding of such a challenging topic. Amazing.

    We then came together as a whole school to lay our self made poppies in our special remembrance assembly which was also very moving an

  • Diwali Celebrations

    2nd November 2016

    How better to celebrate Diwali 'The festival of lights' dancing Bollywood style.  Thanks to cre8ive dance academy, our children enjoyed a day of authentic Hindi dancing.  Well done children you were amazing.


  • Little Grangers - Trick or Treat

    31st October 2016

    Trick or Treat????  I think you will agree it looks like the little grangers had a Halloween treat on Monday.   They had lots of fun dressing up,  they danced to Halloween songs and used their creative skills to make scary print pictures and sticking pumpkins.  They even  had special spooky cupcakes at snack time.... ooooh.

  • Halloween Disco

    20th October 2016

    We had a spooktastic time at our Halloween disco on Thursday night. Witches, wizards, Frankenstein’s and skeletons were amongst the many doing the monster mash!

  • Harvest

    19th October 2016

    A huge thank you for the harvest and the very generous food donations received for the assemblies.

    We hope you enjoyed watching the children singing and performing their class songs for the harvest assemblies. All the food donations will be used for the local Doncaster food bank, which will support local families in need of a little extra help during this Autumnal period.

  • Reception Stay and Make

    14th October 2016

    The reception children and their parents had a dingle dangle time making scarecrows for the Autumn term.  I am sure you will agree they have done a great job.


  • Our new outdoor learning area is open!

    13th October 2016

    Take a look at our exciting new state of the art outdoor area. Children from Nursery and Reception can be seen enjoying, exploring and finding out together.   



  • Year 1 Stay and Make

    13th October 2016

    Thank you to all you parents that attended the year 1 stay and make session.  It looks like you all had so much fun making your Aladdin Treasure Boxes.


  • Year 2 Stay and Make

    13th October 2016

    Yo Ho, Yo Ho, a pirates life for year 2.  Following on from the recent visit of Captain Burwash, the children and parents made plenty of treasures, take a look for yourself.


  • Nursery Stay and Make

    12th October 2016

    Who's been sitting on my chair?  Or rather, who's been making masks in our school?  The nursery children and their parents had so much fun making the 3 bears and Goldilocks masks at the stay and make day.  Take a look at our pictures I'm sure you will agree they all did a super job.


  • Little Grangers

    7th October 2016

    Our newest and youngest provision, Little Grangers. have settled in wonderfully in the new 2 year old provision building.

    If you are interested in viewing the nursery or obtaining a place for your child, please feel free to contact the academy. You can view the Little Grangers booklet and obtain further information about the 2 year old funding through the 2yr provision tab at the top of this screen.

    In the meantime, have a look at some of the lovely pictures taken at the provision during this month.


  • Adult First Aid Courses

    6th October 2016

    If you'd like to feel more confident with basic first aid, Rossington Children's Centre has a course running on the 27th January. Places are however on a first come first served basis.

  • Yo Ho Yo Ho, Year 2 Pirate Day

    3rd October 2016

    Ahoy, Me Hearties!  Captain Burwash and his year 2 crew boarded the Jolly Rodger in a day of funfilled events.  The question is, who had to walk the plank?

  • Macmillan Coffee Afternoon

    30th September 2016

    Thank you to everyone who made it to our coffee afternoon or sent 10 pence into school for their child to have a bun. We raised a staggering £155 for Macmillan Cancer care. So well done everyone, a fantastic team effort supporting an amazing charity.


  • Rossington Memorial Craft Fayre

    27th September 2016

  • Grown Up Grangers

    23rd September 2016

    We are delighted to inform you that our new Parents, Teachers & Friend's Association Group here at Grange Lane Infant Academy has been named Grown Up Grangers!

    Grown Up Grangers are now preparing for their first big fund raising event, which will be Friday 2nd December. The plan is to have a large Christmas Fayre, with a Santa’s Grotto, stalls, tombola’s, raffles and games.  

    With any event there is always a lot of preparation to do, funds to raise and prizes to obtain. Therefore Grown Up Grangers are asking

  • A big thank you to Nursery & Mr Murrell

    20th September 2016

    We give a big thank you to pupils from our nursery and Mr Murrell who kindly planted our new border outside the new nursery building.

    We feel they did an amazing job and it looks great!