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  • 12 January 2021 04:47 PM Reminder to apply for a school place before 15 January deadline

    PARENTS and carers of children who will be starting full-time school in Leicester this autumn are being reminded to apply for a place before Friday’s deadline

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  • 3 December 2020 11:16 AM Schools’ commitment to staying Covid-safe praised by education chiefs

    EDUCATION bosses across Leicester have praised the city’s schools for their work to keep staff and pupils safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • 19 November 2020 09:29 AM Free training and advice for staff at risk of redundancy

    EMPLOYERS in Leicester are being urged to find out about free training and expert careers advice on offer for staff at risk of redundancy. 

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  • 3 November 2020 12:37 PM Adventurer Ed Stafford visits Leicester schoolchildren

    ADVENTURER and world record-holder Ed Stafford has been sharing tales of his epic Amazon trip with Leicester schoolchildren.

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  • 3 November 2020 09:36 AM Young people win national award for Quaranteens campaign

    YOUNG people from Leicester with experience of being in care have won a national award for supporting each other during the lockdown.

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  • 7 October 2020 03:27 PM More children walking to school as Clean Air Day approaches

    MORE children are improving their health and contributing towards better air quality by walking to school, according to latest figures from the city council.

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  • 30 September 2020 10:03 AM Help for parents to get children reading

    FREE, expert advice on helping children to do well at school by making reading fun is being offered online by the city council’s adult education centre.

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  • 14 September 2020 08:45 AM Open day to showcase skills for work courses

    ADULTS wanting improve their career prospects can find out about a range of skills for work courses at an open day this week.

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  • 7 September 2020 11:50 AM Time to apply for your child’s primary or secondary school place

    FAMILIES in Leicester who have children due to start primary, junior or secondary school next year can apply online for a school place from today, Monday 7 September. (will issue Monday 7 September).

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  • 3 September 2020 03:43 PM Extra buses help students travel to school safely

    STUDENTS returning to school in Leicester and Leicestershire can benefit from extra bus services to help them get to school safely.

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  • 26 August 2020 11:01 AM Advice and guidance for families as schools begin to reopen

    AS schools across Leicester begin to reopen for all pupils this autumn, families are being reminded that they can access new online information and support. 

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  • 25 August 2020 12:30 PM Campaign helps children to travel safely for return to school

    TRAVEL safety measures are being put in place and information made available to help children and families returning to schools across Leicester from this week.

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