Welcome to James Elliman Academy!
Our academy serves a
richly diverse community in central Slough. The area’s many faiths and
languages make it a stimulating, inclusive and exciting place to live
and learn. We are proud of our pupils’ progress and achievements in
their academic studies as well as in sport, the arts and as future
citizens of Slough and the United Kingdom.
temperature is set to rise next week to 30 C for a few days. Please
ensure that your child has a water bottle and if possible a hat to wear
in the playground at lunch. Thank you_______________________________
June newsletter has been uploaded to the website, please click on the
'Newsletters and Letters Home' tab to view, or click here.
Photographer will be in
school taking photographs of the pupils. Please ensure that your child
is in full school uniform... they will all want to look their best.
June: Public consultation - proposed extensions to James
Academy to create 4 forms of entry. An exhibition of the proposals will
be set up in the Dining room between 2 and 6pm on Friday 5th June.
All welcome... your comments on the proposal are welcome.
June: Federation Public Speaking event: 4 year 5 pupils will be
competing against pupils from the other Academies for the trophy.
11th June: Bassistry Arts group will visit the school and present their
music for pupils in EYFS. KS1 and years 3/4
June: The Park Federation is holding their annual Celebration Event at
Lake Farm Park Academy. Pupils from James Elliman musicians will be
performing and the choir will be singing for Members of the Board,
parents and guests.
Mon 15th/Tues 16th/Weds 17th Sports days (morning) weather permitting!
What is the
The Park Federation
is here to
serve the whole community and wants all children to enjoy and benefit
from a first-class education. Our academies are safe, happy and
creative places where excellent behaviour, hard work and ambitious
academic standards are prized and nurtured. Every family is welcome,
respected and encouraged to play an active part in their children's
learning. All children have opportunities to grow in self-belief,
express their individuality, and develop the confidence to take the
next step in life and their next step in learning. We aim to be a
springboard to success!
Dr. Martin Young
Our Ofsted Report
- This is a
achieve well. They make good progress in mathematics and in literacy.
are appropriately challenged to make good progress in most lessons. The
teaching of writing is a significant strength.
school’s leadership works hard to ensure that teaching is good and
continuing to improve.
years provision is good and children make good progress.
show good attitudes to learning, feel very safe and behave well.
leaders have created a very cohesive community. At all levels, they are
highly committed to the well-being of the pupils and constantly seek
improvement in the opportunities they provide for them. Any weaknesses
are rapidly addressed.
are very involved in the school. They are well informed about
quality of teaching and make a significant contribution to driving
Inspection - January 2015
here to view the full report