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  • 16/04/2018 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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  • 16/04/2018 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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  • 16/03/2018 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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  • 14/03/2018 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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  • 13/03/2018 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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  • 02/03/2018 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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  • 01/03/2018 More children than ever get place at one of their preferred secondary schools

    THOUSANDS of children across the city will be offered places at secondary schools today – with more children than ever who applied on-time being offered a place at one of their preferred schools.

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  • 08/02/2018 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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  • 17/01/2018 Time to reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day

    THE MILLIONS of people killed in the Holocaust and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur will be remembered in Leicester next week.

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  • 11/01/2018 Apply for school place before 15 Jan deadline

    PARENTS and carers of children who will be starting full-time school in Leicester this autumn are being reminded to apply before the deadline of 15 January.

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  • 14/12/2017 City secondary school celebrates ‘good’ Ofsted rating

    A CITY secondary school with a ‘relentless focus on improving the quality of teaching’ has been given a ‘good’ rating by Ofsted.

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  • 06/12/2017 Nominations open for Lord-Lieutenant's Award

    People in Leicester and Leicestershire are being urged to nominate inspiring young people for this year’s Lord-Lieutenant’s Award.

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