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  • Week 20

    8th February 2015

    Week 20 at Estcourt and boy have we been busy!

    First and foremost, I’m sure you will join us when we say a huge congratulations to Mrs Benselllam and family who welcomed a new addition to their family – a beautiful baby girl earlier this week!

    Year 6 have had a test week and have shown and modelled amazing behaviour towards their learning.

    The Butterflies have continued to look at space. They have been busy writing their own version of the story ‘The way back home’ by Oliver Jeffers.

    The Sharks class have enjoy

  • Hull F.C

    Hull F.C. rugby

    16th January 2015

    Hull F.C rugby will be coming into school from 16th January for 5 weeks to work with Years 3 & 4, they are looking at how to hold the ball correctly, how to pass and how to play the game.

  • F2 Stay and play

    18th December 2014

    Parents can come in to Foundation 2 for a morning of activities with their children.

  • Carols around the tree

    Carols around the tree

    18th December 2014

    Thursday 18th December saw our annual Carols around the tree concert. Each class brought their own tree and sat around it. Every class participated including foundation, it was lovely to hear all the children singing their favourite carols.At the end of the afternoon all children received a selection box from Father Christmas.

  • Magic Carpet

    Reward Visits

    17th December 2014

    Wednesday 17th December saw reward trips for both keystage 1 & 2. Key stage 1 had a visit from the Magic Carpet Theatre and Keystage 2 went to Hollywood Bowl.

  • Christmas parties

    Christmas Parties

    17th December 2014

    During the afternon of the 17th December we held our Christmas Parties. We had a fantastic time eating party food, dancing and playing games

  • Guildhall Christmas Visit

    Father Christmas Visit

    15th December 2014

    On Monday 15th December year 2 were invited to the Guildhall by the Lord Mayor to spend the afternoon playing games and meeting Father Christmas. They had a fantastic time

  • Theatre Trip

    Theatre Trip

    12th December 2014

    On Friday 12th December Meerkats,Ants & Sharks went to the West Yorkshire Theatre in Leeds to see James and the Giant was a fantastic day and the children loved the theatre, a perfect way to finish off their topic work.

  • Carol singing

    Carol singing at Halifax Building Society

    11th December 2014

    On Thursday 11th December, group of children went to the Halifax Building Society to sing Christmas carols. We were raising money for both the school and Martin House Hospice.

  • Christmas Fair

    5th December 2014

    On Friday 5th of December we held our annual Christmas Fair, we raised over £600 for school funds, everyone had a great time. A big thank you to everyone who donated prizes for the raffles etc.

  • Carol Singing

    Carol Singing and Bag Packing at Asda

    4th December 2014

    On Wednesday 3rd December we took 56 children to Asda to sing Christmas carols and bag pack.The choir sang beautifully and we had lots of comments on how good they sounded, we also had comments about how helpful the bag packers were. Thank you to all the parents who came and supported us and to Asda for allowing us to sing/bag pack. All in all we raised over £900 for the school. A massive well done to all involved.

  • East Park Carol Singing

    Carol Singing in East Park

    4th December 2014

    On Thursday 4th December, Mrs Murray and Mrs Leslie took 14 children to sing for the Lord Mayor in East Park. the East Park Cafe provided lunch for us all, after which we sang several carols to the elderly.

  • Girls Table tennis

    Girls Table Tennis Tournament

    30th November 2014

    On Thursday 27th November the Girls Table Tennis Team took part in the Humber Games at St Mary's College,they finished 3rd in their group and 5th overall, well done girls.

  • Baseball Game

    Baseball game at The Parks

    30th November 2014

    Friday 28th November saw the first ever Baseball game between Estcourt and The Parks.It was a very close game with Estcourt just edging a 16-15 win.Both academies showed great sportsmanship both during and after the game. We look forward to the rematch sometime in the new year.

  • Week 11

    21st November 2014

    Week 11

  • Enterprise Day

    Enterprise Day

    20th November 2014

    9 children accompanied by Mrs Leslie went to the Global Enterprise Day at The Guildhall. Their challenge was to create an App linked to City of Culture 2017. The children worked extremely hard and put their Big 13 skills to good use. It was a fantastic day.

  • Comic Strip

    ICT at Archbishop Sentamu

    20th November 2014

    The Tigers class visited Archbishop  Sentamu where they spent the morning learning to make a comic strip.

  • Academy Council

    Academy Councillors

    14th November 2014

    These children form part of the Academy council,working with Mrs Leslie during fundraising activities, they also brain storm ideas for fund raising within Estcourt Academy.

  • Playground Buddies

    Job Roles within the academy

    14th November 2014

    These children currently have jobs within our Academy

  • The deep

    Year 1 visit to The Deep

    14th November 2014

    On Monday 10th November,year 1 visited The Deep as part of their topic work,they had a fantastic time and the Penguins were a particular favourite.