Thought for the week:
Event: Ada Lovelace Day (14th)
Quote: ‘I never am really satisfied that I understand anything.’
Source: Ada Lovelace

Race for Life 2017 - SIGN UP NOW!

The Holgate Academy – Race for Life 2017
Email: Mrs Rawdin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
The race will take place on Thursday 22nd June 2017 at 3:30pm at The Holgate Academy, Nabbs Site.
£5 to enter but further fundraising is encouraged!

First Holgate Student to Complete the 16 before 16 Reading Challenge

Adam is the first student to complete the Holgate 16 before 16 Reading Challenge. The challenge began in Year 10 for Adam when students were given the opportunity to read as many book as possible from a selected reading list. The main aim being to extend the range of books that students were reading as well as to challenge them along the way.
A huge congratulations to Adam, he received his certificate and prize in his last English lesson of Year 11.

Arts Beat

“This summer, we will be showcasing the creativity of students with the launch of ‘Arts Beat’, a celebration of artwork, performance and visual arts at Queen Elizabeth’s Academy in Mansfield. Held on Tuesday 4th July 2017, Arts Beat will feature the work of students from three academies within Diverse Academies Learning Partnership.
Featuring performances and brilliant creative pieces by students from Queen Elizabeth's Academy, The Holgate Academy and Wainwright Primary Academy, the event showcases the superb work being done in subjects such as art, dance, music and photography.
Tickets are FREE and available for two performances on the date - there is a matinee starting at 2.00pm and an evening performance which begins at 6.00pm. To book your tickets, simply visit and register your interest.