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  • World Book Day

    2nd March 2017 We had so much fun on world book day. Our school was full of all our favourite story book characters, including Little Red Riding Hood, Thomas the Tank Engine and many more.
  • Easter Competition

    24th February 2017

    Go on get involved in our egg-citing Easter Bonnet / Hat competition! Make it as basic or as egg-travagant as you like. Prizes for the best hat per year group will be donated by our new parent, teachers and friends association group Grown Up Grangers.

  • Kung Hei Fat Choy - Happy Chinese New Year

    1st February 2017

    Our Little Grangers have had a great time celebrating the Chinese New Year.  They have been busy cutting and sticking lanterns,  making and tasting Chinese tea and trying Chinese food.   


  • Chinese New Year - F1

    1st February 2017

    The nursery children have been celebrating the Chinese New Year in lots of different ways.  For example, they have been using chopsticks to pick up noodles, tasted Chinese food and made Chinese lanterns and dragons.  They also enjoyed learning a Chinese dance with thanks to cre8ive dance academy.


  • 30 Hours Nursery Provision September 2017

    29th January 2017

    Do you have a child who is an early nursery starter here at Grange Lane Infant Academy or do you have a child due to start at Easter or in September?

    The Government's 30 hours early years childcare starts in September 2017 and we need your feedback.

    Grange Lane Infant Academy will be offering 30 hours to those who are eligible, so it this you? Complete the survey now!

  • Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas !!

    2nd December 2016

    Thanks to all our parents, staff and PTA that made our Christmas Fayre a great success. I think you will agree the children had a fantastic time meeting Santa Claus in his amazing grotto. 


  • Do you need ideas on what book to get?

    25th November 2016

    This website gives you a list of the top 100 children books every child should read before they reach 14! 

    Great for those of you who may need some idea's for Santa!

  • It's raining it's pouring ...

    22nd November 2016

    Nothing stops the children at our school from having fun learning outside.  The nursery children had a great time singing nursery rhymes, going on a bear hunt through thick oozy mud and seeing their reflection in the puddles.

  • 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.