Eureka Festival success for Stanley Grove Primary Academy

08 June, 2016

In conjunction with The Manchester Museum and The Manchester Day Parade, Stanley Grove Primary Academy held a brilliant Eureka Festival for families of Longsight on Saturday 4th June. It was attended by over 1,000 people with an amazing 40 activities on offer including 1 T-Rex and supported by 94 volunteers! Background Three years ago Stanley Grove Primary Academy discovered that […]

Manchester inflatable museum to go on schools tour

14 April, 2016

A museum is opening an inflatable version of itself for a tour of schools to help cope with rising demand for access to its exhibits. Manchester Museum said it was “oversubscribed” after receiving visits from 30,000 school children last year. Its blow-up version will also be used to encourage people from deprived areas to interact […]

Longsight’s Ben Lyons wows with story of Sporting Dedication

07 March, 2016

At the tender age of 12, Ben Lyons is a credit to his parents, a role model to his peers, and a youngster that former Olympian Diane Modahl wants to shout from the rooftops about A year 7 pupil at St Peter’s High School in Belle Vue, Manchester, and a former pupil of Stanley Grove […]

Stanley Grove Academy gets new lease of life

23 February, 2016

Work has recently started on refurbishing and extending a much-loved Edwardian primary school in Manchester, following multi-disciplinary work from WYG under its appointment by Interserve Construction Ltd. The Stanley Grove Primary Academy in Longsight is one of six primary schools being delivered by Interserve Construction for which WYG has secured planning permission as part of […]

Work starts on Stanley Grove Renovation Project

22 January, 2016

Dame Dana Ross-Wawrzynski, CEO of Bright Futures Educational Trust, was in Longsight this week to participate in the turf cutting ceremony for the upgrading of Stanley Grove Primary Academy. Due to be completed in 2017, the renovation project is funded by the Department of Education and is being delivered through the Education Funding Agency’s Priority […]