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  • 21 June 2018 01:11 PM School goes traffic-free for national Clean Air Day

    CHILDREN at a Leicester school were given a chance to enjoy a traffic-free street as part of national Clean Air Day.

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  • 21 June 2018 10:50 AM City school gets ‘good’ Ofsted rating for first time

    A CITY school praised for offering pupils and staff pioneering yoga, meditation and mindfulness sessions has been given a glowing Ofsted report for the first time in its history.

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  • 20 June 2018 03:47 PM Apprentices celebrate achievements at graduation ceremony

    APPRENTICES from the city and county will get the chance to celebrate their achievements at a graduation ceremony later this month.

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  • 20 June 2018 10:38 AM Leicester pupil wins national writing prize

    A YEAR six pupil from Stokes Wood Primary School in Leicester has won a national award for his writing.

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  • 13 June 2018 04:31 PM Reading awards for secondary school students

    SECONDARY school students will meet authors and be presented with awards to recognise their commitment to reading at a celebration event tomorrow. The event – held at the Leicester Tigers’ ground – will celebrate the success of this year’s Reading Rampage campaign, which aims to inspire and motivate young people aged 11-13 to read for pleasure.

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  • 11 June 2018 02:55 PM Schools compete for the ‘eco factor’ at celebration event

    SCHOOLS in Leicester will be showcasing their environmental projects this week as they bid to see who has got the ‘eco factor’.

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  • 31 May 2018 10:52 AM Free books on offer to mark National Bookstart Week

    YOUNG children and their families who attend any of the city council’s Toddler Time reading events next week will get a free book to mark National Bookstart Week.

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  • 9 May 2018 10:20 AM Local Offer Live to be held at the Curve

    A free event for families who have a child with disabilities or special educational needs will take place in Leicester next week.

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  • 26 April 2018 11:56 AM Get ready for Local Offer Live

    A FREE event for families who have a child with disabilities or special educational needs will take place in Leicester next week.

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  • 25 April 2018 12:42 PM Leicester youth project singled out for Commonwealth praise

    A LEICESTER project which helps to promote democracy and engagement among young people is one of only 20 projects to be singled out for praise across the entire Commonwealth.

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  • 16 April 2018 12:42 PM Nine out of 10 children get a place at their first preference school

    THOUSANDS of children across the city will be offered a place at a primary school today, with 91 per cent of children gaining a place at their first preference.

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  • 16 April 2018 12:42 PM School praised by Ofsted for ‘rapid improvement’

    A CITY primary school is making ‘rapid and continuous improvement’ thanks to a ‘highly effective leadership team,’ according to its latest Ofsted report.

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