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  • ***Christmas Fair***

    1st December 2016

    Only 8 sleeps till our PTA Christmas Fair.

    There will be a Cafe selling delicious treats, Santa will be visiting us in his Grotto, there's a raffle and tombola, games and crafts, Christmas stalls and much, much more. Please come and support this event on Friday 9th December 3.30-5.30pm

  • Early Years Outdoor Learning

    1st December 2016

    Work has begun on our new Early Years Outdoor area. There will be a climbing frame and slide along with a new multilevel water reservoir and water wall. These improvements will develop our provision for gross motor control and scientific enquiry, along with collaborative work and good quality talk. 

  • Poppy Appeal

    25th November 2016

    Our Poppy Appeal raised a fantastic £458.54 for the Royal British legion. Thank you to our families for their kind generousity. This contributed to a district toal of £17050.991 We recieved a thank you card from Terry Thackral the Local Honorary Organiser.

  • SugarShakes Christmas window

    25th November 2016

    The children of East Garforth were invited to decorate the window of Sweetshakes ready for Garforth Lights Switch on. The window look very festive, get down there and have a look at our Christmasy art work before the end of December. For more pictures follow us on Twitter @EastGarforth_PA 

  • Cross country

    19th November 2016

    A group of children from East Garforth braved the elements to compete in Cross Country on Saturday 19th November. They started in the rain, but finished with a rainbow. Well done to all who took part. For more pictures follow us on Twitter @EastGarforth_PA

  • Children in Need

    18th November 2016

    The children have arrived to school all dressed up in spots and Pudsey clothes for a fun filled day of fundraising for Children in Need. We have a playtime Bake Sale, our familes have kindly donated lots of delicious treats! There is also a SPOT THE SPOT competion. Find 20 hidden spots around school and be entered into the prize draw.The children also had the opportunity to contribute to the menu for lunch today. Mrs. Kirkham and her team have cooked up a special Children in Need lunch of chicken nuggets an

  • ***Snow***

    9th November 2016

    ***School is open as normal this morning***

    Please take care entering the school grounds. 

    The field gate will remain closed. Please use the main and back gates.

  • Dragons!

    7th November 2016

    There's stange going on's at East Garforth Primary Academy...

    Mrs Binns is sure she saw a dragon flying over school this morning and now a giant egg has appeared...HELP!

    Follow us on Twitter to find out more @EastGarforth_PA 

  • Dragons! HELP!!!!

    7th November 2016

    A dragon is loose around school?

    Oh no we need a plan!

    I've commissioned Year 1/2 to help me. Look out and stay safe children!

  • Open Evening for Reception 17 Starters

    21st October 2016

    If you are looking for a Reception place for September 2017 then come along to our Open Day on Monday 7th November from 4pm to 6pm. We would love to see you!

  • Nursery drop in sessions

    30th September 2016


    If you are applying for a Nursery place for Jan 17 we are holding drop in sessions for parents and children on the following days. We are open from 9 - 12. Please come along and say hello!

    Thursday 6th October

    Thursday 13th October

    Thusday 20th October

  • School opens on 5th September 2016

    28th July 2016

    School re-opens on 5th September 2016

  • Newsletter - key dates

    28th June 2016




    Thursday   7th July

    KS2   Sports Day 1:15pm

    **Wednesday   13th July

    Year   6 Performance – 6pm

    **Thursday   14th July

    Year   6 Performance – 6pm

    Friday   15th July

    Year   6 Sleepover

    Friday   22nd July

    School   closes

    Monday   25th July

    Training   Day


  • School Closed for Referendum Day

    23rd June 2016

    The school is closed on Thursday 23rd June for Referendum Day.

  • Year 6 Residential

    22nd June 2016

    Year 6 Residential

  • Parent Forum 27th Jan 5pm

    25th January 2016

    Email to book your place on our Parent Forum. We will hold a Parent Forum each term to take parents' views on a range of subjects.

  • Special Chinese Lunch

    18th January 2016

    We are excited to announce our special Chinese lunch on Thursday 21st Jan. Everyone welcome - FREE to KS1 children and £2 to KS2 children.

  • Twitter

    23rd December 2015

    Follow us on Twitter @EastGarforth_PA

  • Anti Bullying Week

    16th November 2015

    Anti Bullying Week

    This week is Anti Bullying Week!



  • Year 5 Netball Tournament

    2nd April 2015

    The team played in a Tournament on Monday at the Academy. They played extremely well and were great ambassadors for our school. Unfortunately they did not win but put in 100% effort.  Thank you to all the parents for your support.