32 young people take on the first Mini MixMatch School Challenge

32 pupils from Dean Field Community Primary School, Ash Green Community Primary School, Whitehill Community Academy and Mount Pellon Academy got together at Mixenden Activity Centre on Tuesday 21 June with a team of 8 pupils from each school going head to head in a series of team building tasks to be crowned winners of the … Continue reading 32 young people take on the first Mini MixMatch School Challenge

Mount Pellon Junior Wardens tour Halifax Police Station

Mount Pellon Junior Wardens were given a fun and informative rare treat with a visit to Halifax police station on Wednesday 2 December. Heather Stout met with Israr Hussain and his colleagues from Mount Pellon Primary Academy, to take 16 Junior Wardens along to Richmond Close police station for a look round where they were … Continue reading Mount Pellon Junior Wardens tour Halifax Police Station

Local services attend Mount Pellon parent’s evening

Despite adverse weather conditions, there was a good turnout from parents across all year groups for the Mount Pellon Primary Academy Parents Evening on Wednesday. Parents were shown the new Target Tracker, which tracks their child’s progress at the school and asked for their ideas for use of the community land next to the school. … Continue reading Local services attend Mount Pellon parent’s evening

Mount Pellon Junior Wardens help highlight vandalism

Mount Pellon Primary Academy invited Calderdale Council's Safer Cleaner Greener team to attend the school and talk to junior wardens about the negative impact of criminal damage and vandalism, not only on the school but also the wider community. The Mount Pellon Junior Wardens have produced posters which will be put up around the school premises in … Continue reading Mount Pellon Junior Wardens help highlight vandalism

Huge success for Public Services Day 2014

Organised by Ovenden and Mixenden Initiative, the Public Services Day 2014 took place at Shibden Park on Tuesday 30 September and proved to be a big hit for the second year running. Junior Wardens from 4 schools in North and East Halifax were given the chance to get involved and witness first-hand the work that the public … Continue reading Huge success for Public Services Day 2014

Goodbye Year 6 – Hello new Junior Wardens!

We're always sad to say goodbye but it's been another fantastic year working with our local schools to improve the environment for everyone to live in and enjoy. Over the  last week Junior Wardens from four local schools have received their achievement certificates to recognise their hard work in the community. Ovenden and Mixenden Initiative, Community Wardens and local Police … Continue reading Goodbye Year 6 – Hello new Junior Wardens!