Leeds City Council - Archive (schools)

2018
03
July
2018
  Pupils from Brownhill Primary School and St. Augustine’s Catholic Primary School in Leeds have brought the 400 mile cycling relay which has been winding its way through Yorkshire for the past month, to a close today. The pupils rode into Mill...
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02
July
2018
  Schools from across the city are coming together to celebrate their commitment to health and wellbeing at a special celebration event next week. Pupils from schools across Leeds will descend on the debating chamber at Leeds Civic Hall to rece...
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28
June
2018
Children and young people from 27 Leeds schools will be taking part in the final stage of the 400 mile cycling relay which has made its way through Yorkshire over the past month. The Schools Yorkshire Tour relay began on Tuesday 5 June as part of ...
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19
June
2018
Pupils from across Leeds primary schools demonstrated their debating skills at a special competition at Leeds Civic Hall last week. To support and encourage Leeds schools to develop pupils’ confidence and debating skills, Leeds City Council hosted...
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31
May
2018
Children and young people from over 160 schools across Yorkshire will be taking part in a cycling relay covering 12 local authority areas over the next four weeks. The Schools Yorkshire Tour relay will start on Tuesday 5 June as part of national B...
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16
April
2018
Families applying for their child’s first primary school place are receiving their offers today (16 April) and more of them are being offered their first choice than last year. Overall 9316 children (97%) will attend one of their top five preferred s...
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14
March
2018
Leeds City Council’s executive board will consider recommendations to permanently expand Allerton Church of England Primary School when it meets next week. Following several rounds of consultation and engagement with parents, residents and school ...
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28
February
2018
Leeds City Council are seeking the views of communities in and around Wetherby and Boston Spa on the future of secondary school provision in the area. Following an application by Boston Spa School to become an academy, the council requested Lord A...
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15
January
2018
Following the announcement today (Monday 15th January 2018) about Carillion going into liquidation, the council have been reviewing how this will affect the city, and what can be done to reduce the impact on people in the city. The council is very...
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2017
15
December
2017
Consultation on School Admission arrangements for 2019/2020 Leeds City Council is currently consulting on changes to arrangements for school admissions for 2019-2020. In line with the School Admissions Code, admission authorities are required t...
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02
November
2017
Parents across Leeds are being reminded to get their applications in for their child’s reception school place for next September. Parents and carers are being asked to visit the Leeds City Council website – www.leeds.gov.uk to complete an online a...
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09
August
2017
To increase safety around schools in time for the new school year, Leeds City Council is introducing new measures to tackle parking near schools and in bus stops around the city. Drivers are being reminded that it is illegal, and can be dangerous,...
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06
July
2017
Schools from across the city are coming together to celebrate their commitment to health and wellbeing at a special celebration event next week. Pupils from schools across Leeds will descend on the debating chamber at Leeds Civic Hall to receive a...
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09
June
2017
Children and young people from 95 schools across Yorkshire will be taking part in a cycling relay covering ten local authority areas over the next two weeks. The Schools’ Yorkshire Tour relay will start on 12th June as part of national Bike Week. ...
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02
May
2017
Leeds City Council is extending the consultation on potential sites for a free school in the Roundhay area by two weeks. This will now end at midnight on Friday May 12th. This is in response to requests from residents and other stakeholders for mo...
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2016
19
October
2016
Issued on behalf of Leeds Active Schools Education professionals from across Leeds will be inspired by sporting stars and nationally recognised speakers at a conference aimed at encouraging more physical activity in schools, tomorrow (20 October 2...
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03
August
2016
Parents across Leeds are being reminded to get their applications in for their child’s secondary school place for next September. Although it is only early in the summer holidays, families with children starting secondary school in September 2017 ...
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29
July
2016
Senior councillors have approved a £45 million investment in specialist education provision for Leeds children who have social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs. At this week’s meeting of Leeds City Council’s executive board, members appro...
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05
July
2016
Schools from across the city came together this week to celebrate their commitment to health and wellbeing. Pupils from 16 schools descended on the council chamber at Leeds Civic Hall earlier this week to receive awards for obtaining Healthy Schoo...
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30
June
2016
Schools from across the city are coming together to celebrate their commitment to health and wellbeing at special celebration event t week. Pupils from 16 schools will descend on the council chamber at Leeds Civic Hall to receive awards for obtain...
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19
February
2016
Children and young people who attend supplementary schools across Leeds are celebrating successfully reaching the gold standard. Leeds has a range of diverse supplementary schools across the city and this year five more schools have achieved the n...
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2015
24
September
2015
Education professionals from across Leeds will be inspired by sporting stars and nationally recognised speakers at a conference aimed at encouraging more physical activity in schools, tomorrow. Inspirational guest speakers, including Leeds’ own Ol...
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16
September
2015
Children from six Leeds schools will be battling it out to become the city’s best scooting stars as part of a challenge to help launch Scoot to School Week next week. In a new initiative by Leeds City Council, pupils from across the city will be g...
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09
July
2015
Schools from across the city came together to celebrate their commitment to health and wellbeing at special celebration event today. Pupils from 26 schools descended on the debating chamber at Leeds Civic Hall to receive awards for obtaining Healt...
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23
June
2015
A new recruitment drive is looking for green minded pupils to take the recycling message to fellow classmates and their families. Enthusiastic pupils can now apply to become one of a team of waste recycling advisors for their school. The newly ...
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16
June
2015
Children from seven Leeds schools will be trying out the Leeds Core Cycle Network to encourage more people to take to two wheels as part of national Bike Week. Later this week over 80 Leeds school pupils will be cycling along three routes of the L...
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15
June
2015
Pupils from across the city are heading to Leeds Town Hall from today, for the start of a three day music festival to celebrate the legacy of the Tour de France Grand Départ. The Leeds Schools Music Association (LSMA) working with Leeds City Counc...
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14
May
2015
Staff who educate, care for and work on behalf of children and young people in Leeds have been recognised for their dedication at a special awards ceremony this week. Long Service Awards were presented to over 200 members of staff who have worked ...
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11
May
2015
Staff who educate, care for and work on behalf of children and young people in Leeds are being recognised for their dedication at a special awards ceremony this week. Long Service Awards will be presented to over 200 members of staff who have work...
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