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  • English Course, Rossington Children's Centre

    19th September 2016

    If you would like to brush up on your English skills and you are over 19 years old. Please take a look at the course being held at the Rossington Children's Centre. 

  • Roald Dahl Day more pictures

    13th September 2016

    Please find a few more photos from our Roald Dahl day. Reception were enjoying the story The Twits, so enjoyed wormy spaghetti, making Mr Twit's beard and making their own Roly Poly bird!

  • Roald Dahl Day

    13th September 2016


    In celebration of Roald Dahl's 100th birthday, we all came to school dressed as one of his many book characters. There was an amazing variety from little Esio Trots, Big Friendly Giants, Enormous Crocodiles, and Grand High Witches (who thankfully didn't turn any children into mice!) We also had Charlie's, Matalida's, Willy Wonka's, fabulous foxes, Mr & Mrs Twits, golden ticket winners and umpa lumpa's!

    We also had many activties in the classrooms, all Roald Dahl related, some wiggly wormy spaghetti, some ma

  • Gardening Club at Rossington Summer Fayre

    15th July 2016

    Thank you to everyone who popped by the gardening club stall at the Rossington Summer Fayre. The gardening club which children of Grange Lane Infant Academy attend as an afterschool club, made an amazing £109 profit.

    All of the £109 will be put back into the club to purchase compost, seeds, planters and seedlings for the children to enjoy this academic year. The gardening club at Grange Lane Infant Academy is managed by Mrs Waterhouse and is independently funded so they really appreciate all your all support

  • Teddy Bears Picnic

    14th July 2016

    If you came down to school today, you would have found lots and lots of Teddy Bears! All of them were having a yummy picnic with the children!

  • Circus Skills

    13th July 2016

    We are really busy in school and enjoying the final week of the year. Today we have been learning how to be a circus entertainer, by mastering stilt walking, juggling, balancing and trickery. It was really good fun and was enjoyed by the whole school.

  • Grange Lane has Talent!

    12th July 2016

    Wow we have so much talent here at Grange Lane. We were entertained with various acts this afternoon from each year group as part of our activities week. There was singing, dancing, acting, gymnastic displays and sporting skills on show which had the whole school clapping and cheering.

    Mrs Elliott & Mr Murrell were the impartial judges who decided on the overall winners of each year group.



  • Yr2 Leavers Assembly

    12th July 2016

    Thank you to everyone to came and enjoyed, sang along and shed a few tears watching the year 2 leavers assembly today. Our year 2 children have been a fabulous year group and we wish them the very best as they move forward into junior school.

    Keep in touch everyone and let us know how you are all getting on!

  • Sports Day

    11th July 2016

    We had a marvellous mini kicks sports day today with lots of skill based activities to test our abilities!

    We had a great time taking part in various obstacle courses, balancing tests and races. The winners of the running races competed in the final for which Sean Simpson was the winner with Darcey-Ley and Charlie Armstrong coming in closely behind. We even had a teachers race, which Mr Riley with his long strides easily won.

  • Reception's Stay and Make

    8th July 2016

    Thank you to everyone who came to the last stay and make family craft session of the year.

    Our reception children were given the task of making an extravagant crown with their parent or carer and as you can see some were more amazing than the queens!

  • Kind Donation from South Electrical

    7th July 2016

    After hearing about the break in's this week, Managing Director, Richard South of South Electrical based at Harworth, has kindly donated some floodlights to help deter any unwanted guests at the school.

    A huge thank you from the staff and pupils at Grange Lane Infant Academy.

  • Break in's

    6th July 2016

    It is with great sadness that we have to confirm that within one week we have been broken in to twice! On each occasion the building has suffered considerable damage and of course it has caused a lot of upset.

    We thank all our parents who have offered help, given kind words of support and shown patience while we have needed to get repairs arranged.

    We have also received support in the form of a fund raising group, who would like to raise funds for CCTV to be installed. They have already come up with some amaz

  • Roscars!

    6th July 2016

    Here are some pictures from the Roscars tonight! Well done to James and Teegan in foundation who were shortlisted for their senses poems. Penguins class were shortlisted for their Jack and the beanstalk! Also shortlisted was Sienna's poem about the Queen! Georgia and Darcey won the Ks1 poetry category with their riddle about the queen. Also Lions class won the Ks1 fiction category with The Queen's Knickers!
    Well done to all those who represented Grange Lane the children were well behaved and were really ent

  • Year 1 Stay & Make

    5th July 2016

    Thank you to all the parents and carers who joined their children to walk on the wildside!

    Lots of animal masks were made during the family craft session, which we received a great response to.

    Your support has been fantastic this year and we look forward to working with you all in year 2!

  • Sam's Safari

    23rd June 2016

    All sorts of weird, creepy and wondrous creatures came to visit our reception children today, care of Sam's Safari's!

    The children were told where the animals orginate from, what they like to eat and what makes each of them unique, including those with lots and lots and lots of legs!!! Take a look at some pictures of the children bravely handling them!

  • Yorkshire Wildlife Park

    21st June 2016

    Our year 1 children went to visit Doncaster's Yorkshire Wildlife Park. The weather stayed fine and they were all able to tour the park, come up close to the animals and find out about each creature that lived there during the classroom activities.

  • Queen's Birthday Lunch

    10th June 2016

    To celebrate the Queen's 90th Birthday, children of Grange Lane Infant Academy have been busy learning all about Queen Elizabeth, her family and her crown jewels.

    In fact, Miss Braim's class had an intruder who stole the crown jewels! It was up to the year 2 children to solve various clues using their maths skills and find out where they had gone! Lucky for us they worked out who the culprit was just in time for the street party.

    All 151 children went out into the playground where they enjoyed a picnic lunch,

  • Name the Bear Competition

    10th June 2016

    As we feel Granger is such a wonderful bear, we think there needs to be more of them! So we have entered his name in the following name the bear competition! The prize is an IPAD mini!

    You can also enter the competition if you wish- the details are below!

    Name our Bear Competition!

    We need your help in reaching as many families as possible in South Yorkshire with our competition, If you could mention it, forward it, pop it in a newsletter, anything you can do to help would be greatly appreciated.
    We need a nam

  • Building Work

    30th May 2016

    Building work for the new nursery provision starts this week and will continue for the next 12 weeks.

    Letters have been sent out to the whole school about which classes are affected by the build due to classroom re-location. We aim to keep any disruption within school to a minimum during this last half term. May we ask that all parents, visitors and pupils keep clear of the building site and follow any safety signs and guidance that maybe displayed during this time.

    We thank you for your support and we cannot