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  • 16 April 2018 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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  • 19 March 2018 Young People’s Council members to be sworn in

    NEWLY-ELECTED members of Leicester’s Young People’s Council (YPC) will be sworn in at a special event later this week.

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  • 16 March 2018 Competition to help tackle issue of knife crime

    SCHOOL pupils from the city and county have been taking part in a poster competition to help tackle knife crime.

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  • 14 March 2018 More than 1,000 children to take part in clean-up weekend

    MORE than 1,000 children and young people from 15 city schools will be helping to pick up litter in Leicester as part of the Great British Spring Clean.

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  • 13 March 2018 School is first in country to receive mental health award

    A CITY primary school has become the first in the country to gain a national award for its mental health work.

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  • 13 March 2018 Braunstone schools become Water Guardians

    SCHOOLS in Braunstone have been taking part in an innovative environmental project aimed at educating children about flooding issues.

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  • 6 March 2018 Ballot boxes open for Young People’s Council vote

    BALLOT boxes are now open at city schools, colleges, youth clubs and community venues across the city, as young people prepare to elect a new Young People’s Council (YPC) for Leicester.

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  • 2 March 2018 Events offer chance to find out about apprenticeships

    PEOPLE in Leicester will get the chance to find out more about local training opportunities as part of National Apprenticeship Week (5-9 March).

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  • 8 February 2018 Secondary school celebrates good Ofsted result

    A CITY secondary school has been officially rated ‘good’ by Ofsted, with its 16 to 19 study programme rated as outstanding.

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  • 31 January 2018 Candidates wanted for Young People’s Council

    YOUNG people who want to have their say on local issues are being invited to stand for election to the city’s Young People’s Council (YPC).

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  • 31 January 2018 Work starts on city secondary school’s expansion

    WORK is set to begin on a major expansion to a city secondary school.Fullhurst Community College, in Imperial Avenue, Braunstone, will expand into the vacant site formerly occupied by Ellesmere College.

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  • 18 January 2018 Leicester young people share their views with world leaders

    YOUNG people from Leicester have been telling world leaders about the issues they want to see addressed at a forthcoming international meeting.

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