WPT Newsletter – March 2023

Welcome to the latest edition of the WPT Newsletter. It’s been a busy half term with lots of exciting things happening across the Trust. This newsletter showcases just some of the things we’ve been getting up to over the last few weeks. On behalf of Wickersley Partnership Trust, Happy Easter! read the newsletter here

TEKK-ing On – The Challenge The Final!

Primary students across the Trust have all taken part in the TEKK challenge as part of their in-classroom learning. This was in collaboration with BETogether TEKK Challenge and HSBC. The TEKK Challenge is an exciting programme designed to give students who are currently in Years 5 and 6, a hands-on, practical experience of forming a […]

Sandhill Football Success!

Following several fixtures from autumn to early spring, Rawmarsh Sandhill Primary School have been successful in lifting the Gordon Swann Cup after qualifying for this cup final. The Gordon Swan Cup is part of a school football tournament in the Don & Dearne region of South Yorkshire. The main ‘Totty’ trophy was originally donated to the […]

Celebrating 20 Years’ Service!

On the 14th March 2023, Mrs Lindley, a Teaching Assistant at Aston Hall celebrated 20 years’ service with the school. To celebrate, Mrs Lindley received a message in a card from every student at Aston Hall, was given some lovely gifts and also had a surprise afternoon tea after school with all the staff. Mrs […]

WPT Easter Competition 2023

We’re inviting all students from across all of Wickersley Partnership Trust’s primary and secondary schools to participate in an ‘eggciting’ Easter competition! Here are the steps on how to enter: Take an Easter themed photo, selfie or design (we’re looking for everything, from photos of your painted Easter eggs to selfies in Easter bunny costumes) […]

International Women’s Day

The 8th March marked International Women’s Day and schools across the Trust fully embraced the day with a range of activities and celebrations. Rawmarsh Community School held an assembly with Becky Murray, CEO of One by One, a charity that aims to prevent exploitation of vulnerable people all over the world. The assembly was also […]


On Monday 27th of February, The Gainsborough Academy hosted Singsation, which featured Hayley Sanderson, the vocalist from Strictly Come Dancing, and her band. Six local primary schools participated in the event, as well as The Gainsborough Academy’s school choir, to create a choir of over 200! Schools have been working hard over the last few weeks […]

World Book Day 2023

Happy World Book Day from Wickersley Partnership Trust. Our schools have been getting literary today, and celebrating all things reading for World Book Day. We had loads of staff in fancy dress, and students have loved trying to work which character is teaching them. Some lucky students have also found Golden Tickets and have won […]