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  • Academy Arts Project

    17th July 2013

    As part of our Artsmark Gold application and our community project work Miss Grain from De Warenne Academy's art department spent three days working with the nusery and reception classes to produce two giant sized elephants for the Outdoor Play Area.

    The children painted sections of the elephant before adding layers of patterned tissue paper to create a patchwork effect. The finished elephants were then varnished ready to be displayed as part of the academy's outdoor play areas. It was a fantastic opportunit

  • Pyjama Day - A visit from the Civic Mayor

    23rd May 2013

    The children and staff held a Pyjama Day to raise funds for the Charities of the Civic Mayor. The Civic Mayor visited the Academy for an Assembly to collect a cheque for £100 and to thank the children for their fundraising efforts. She even came in her pyjamas!!

  • Easter bonnet competition

    28th March 2013

    Congratulations to the winners of our Easter Bonnet competition. Well done to everyone who took part.

  • Visit from the Civic Mayor

    26th March 2013

    The Civic Mayor visited the Academy for an Assembly to thank the children for their fundraising efforts for the Charities of the Civic Mayor.

  • 20MPH Road Safety Campaign

    18th January 2013

    A huge thank you to everyone who supported Caroline Flint's campaign to reduce the speed limit outside our school to 20 mph and signed our petition. We collected 472 signatures!!

    A big thank you also to our parent volunteers who helped with collecting signatures.

  • The Mansion House Xmas Fayre

    1st December 2012

    All the children produced Christmas gifts, including tree decorations, gift tags and reindeer food to sell at the Mansion House Xmas Fayre to support the charities of the Civic Mayor. Well done to all the children. You should be very proud of yourselves.

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    Visit from Ben Pacey – Olympic torch bearer

    28th June 2012

    The children were delighted to meet Ben Pacey who was an Olympic torch bearer at a special assembly. Ben brought the Olympic torch into school and gave the children the opportunity to hold it. The photo shows the Academy Council with Ben and the Olympic torch.

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    Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

    31st May 2012

    All the children at Rowena celebrated the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee on Thursday 31st May. The children and staff all wore red, white and blue and enjoyed a special Jubilee lunch.

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    Inauguration of the Civic Mayor of Doncaster

    18th May 2012

    Representatives of the Academy Council were invited to the Inauguration of the Civic Mayor of Doncaster, Councillor Chris Mills. They presented a basket of flowers to her as part of the official ceremony and enjoyed lunch in the Mayor’s parlour.