Sports Hall Athletics WINNERS!

We did it again! We won the boys and girls sports hall athletics competition by a massive 32 points. We are all so proud of our amazing teamwork skills. Off to the next round we go!

Tag Rugby WINNERS!

We did it again for a second year! This time we didn’t even concede a try. We were so proud of ourselves. Off to the next round we go!

Cross Country WINNERS!

We did it again for a second year! We ran a tough course together and came 1st again. We were all so proud of ourselves. Onto the next round we go!


We had a fantastic day at the Matlympics. All the children who took part were a credit to the school and worked tirelessly to complete all the activities. Well done to all the children who took part and a huge well done to the Year 5 team who were the overall winners in their group!

Year 3 Benchball

A huge well done to our Benchball team who came 3rd in our Outwood Cluster competition. The children never gave up and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of the competition.


A huge well done to the children who took part in the cricket tournament. They all worked incredibly hard as a team and displayed a real sense of teamwork. They went on to win every match and displayed amazing sportsmanship throughout the tournament. You made us all so proud! Onto the next round we go!

We are so proud to announce our greatest achievement to date…..

We loved every minute of the West Yorkshire Games final and we are now so proud to say that Wrenthorpe Academy came 7th out of 853 schools in the whole of West Yorkshire. Wow! What an incredible achievement!


Wrenthorpe Academy are now the BEST in Wakefield at Sports Hall Athletics. We now qualify to represent Wakefield at the West Yorkshire School Games in March. Our children have made us so proud with their determination and teamwork. You never fail to amaze us!

Indoor Athletics…

We won! What an afternoon! We worked tirelessly and gained the most overall points which has allowed us to go through to the next round! We will keep you updated with the results.


Our Year 2 children loved taking part in the dance competition. They worked hard to produce a routine and loved sharing this with the other schools in the pyramid.

Cross Country…

Our Year 5 and 6 children did amazing at the cross country event. We all ‘ran our socks off’ and worked tirelessly until the end. We are so proud to have qualified for the second round. Keep checking this page to see how we get on!


We worked as a team and and were incredibly proud of our achievements. We came 5th and 2nd meaning that one of our teams will go through to the second round and represent the Outwood Together partnership. We will keep you posted on our future achievements.