At Rook’s Nest Academy we believe that our pupils deserve to learn within a rich, inclusive and stimulating environment which has high expectations for all. We work together to challenge, motivate and inspire our scholars to become independent, enthusiastic and resilient. The community of Rook’s Nest Academy endeavours to foster respect, belief and achievement, where children will ultimately leave our care with a genuine love of learning.
  • Rook's Nest Blog

    Rook's Nest Blog
    Rook's Nest Academy Blog has gone live for students and teachers in Mrs. Harper's Class. We hope to roll out access to this resource to other classes in the future.
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    • Cars and air resistance September 19, 2016
      Hello everyone, We were talking about forces this afternoon and got around to wind tunnels and air resistance. Thomas mentioned a radical new car design from Japan. Can you research how cars have become increasingly aerodynamic and add photos and descriptions to this blog? Mrs Harper
      Mrs Harper
    • Welcome to the new term September 1, 2016
      Hello everyone, I hope that you have all had a wonderful summer and that you are all relaxed and ready for the new term. Our topic this term is the Industrial Revolution and, next Monday, you will notice that the names of our writing groups have changed – there are four names – I wonder […]
      Mrs Harper
    • Conrad Burderkin poems July 14, 2016
      Over the last few weeks in 5L, we have been looking at poems by Conrad Burderkin. We even wrote our own about ourselves, we made them rhyme every 2nd and 4th line of each verse and tried to make it funny. We then read and shared our poems down in lower foundation. Here is Mr […]
  • School Council Magazine

    School Council Magazine
    On Wednesday the School Council completed their school magazine which will be sold for 50p from now on. We gave each magazine a lucky number that is automatically entered into the raffle, we also began to paint the jelly baby beds to raise money for JDRF which will hopefully be sold next week for one pound. The challenge is to see how long you can go before eating the jelly baby.
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  • Young Voices 2016

    Young Voices 2016
    Our Year 6 students went to sing at Young Voices in Sheffield.

    Sports Funding Activities

    Sports Funding Activities
    The Academy has embraced the additional government PE and Sports funding – It has given us the chance to allow our children to experience both their favourite sports and also introduce those activities they may have been less familiar with.
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