26 June 2018 School celebrates autism awardRead the full story
A SPECIAL school in Leicester is celebrating after being awarded official autism accreditation from the National Autistic Society. Oaklands School, a special school for primary-age children, has just been awarded the standard, which shows it is committed to understanding autism and demonstrating best practice.
25 June 2018 Work to begin on major revamp of Belgrave GateRead the full story
WORK to transform a stretch of road linking Leicester’s Golden Mile to the city centre will get under way next month.
22 June 2018 Views sought on October half-term date change for city schoolsRead the full story
LEICESTER City Council is asking for views on whether the city’s half-term break in October 2019 should be changed to bring it in line with the half-term dates recently announced for schools in the county.
21 June 2018 City school gets ‘good’ Ofsted rating for first timeRead the full story
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.
21 June 2018 School goes traffic-free for national Clean Air DayRead the full story
CHILDREN at a Leicester school were given a chance to enjoy a traffic-free street as part of national Clean Air Day.
21 June 2018 Young chefs compete for primary school cooking prizeRead the full story
YOUNGSTERS from three Leicester primary schools will be competing for the title of Primary Chef of the Year on Tuesday (26 June).
20 June 2018 Apprentices celebrate achievements at graduation ceremonyRead the full story
APPRENTICES from the city and county will get the chance to celebrate their achievements at a graduation ceremony later this month.
20 June 2018 Leicester pupil wins national writing prizeRead the full story
A YEAR six pupil from Stokes Wood Primary School in Leicester has won a national award for his writing.
13 June 2018 Reading awards for secondary school studentsRead the full story
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.
11 June 2018 Schools compete for the ‘eco factor’ at celebration eventRead the full story
SCHOOLS in Leicester will be showcasing their environmental projects this week as they bid to see who has got the ‘eco factor’.
31 May 2018 Free books on offer to mark National Bookstart WeekRead the full story
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.
9 May 2018 Local Offer Live to be held at the CurveRead the full story
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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