A brand-new Free School in the heart of the city, Beauchamp City Sixth Form opened in September 2020. It provides a traditional academic A level curriculum and works hard to ensure that students are able to access competitive university courses and higher-level apprenticeships. Its supportive environment has made it a popular choice for students and the founding cohort are enjoying the excellent facilities and high-quality teaching, delivered by enthusiastic subject specialists.
Beauchamp College is the lead school within the Lionheart Academies Trust. It is a highly successful and ethnically diverse college which educates students from Years 7 through to 13. Exams such as GCSEs and A Levels take a prominent role in the day-to-day running of the College and it prides itself on the mature and purposeful environment it has created for students to allow them to excel in the wide range of subjects provided by the College year upon year.
The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 academy in Birstall, Leicestershire. The school prides itself on a culture of high aspirations and hard work. In its latest Ofsted report the extra curricular activities and the investment in resources to ensure students are prepared for next steps were noted as particular strengths.
Humphrey Perkins School is an 11 to 16 school in Barrow upon Soar. The school are proud of their relentless focus on high standards of academic and personal achievement, positive attitudes towards learning and exemplary behaviour. They make sure the learning environment is well-ordered so that all students can feel safe and enjoy learning. Students are the best ambassadors for the school - they are positive, lively and courteous and interact well with one another and with staff both in and out of the classroom.
Judgemeadow Community College is a successful and popular 11 to 16 college in Evington, Leicester. The school has a long and proud history of serving their diverse, multi-ethnic, and multi-cultural community. Judgemeadow believes in being kind, being organised and disciplined, being respectful and working hard. These values underpin all of their work. The school aims to create a vibrant, engaging and caring community where children can feel safe, work hard and learn.
The Martin High School is an 11 to 16 academy in Anstey, Leicestershire. The school prides itself on their outstanding transitions package ensuring that all learners are able to step from the security of a familiar primary setting into their secondary community; enabling all to access learning and success from the very beginning of their journey with the school.
Sir Jonathan North is unique as the only girls’ multi-faith state school in Leicester and Leicestershire, educating students aged 11 to 16 from across the city and beyond. With a reputation for innovation and success, Sir Jonathan North is an inclusive, friendly and diverse community. The school passionately believes that learning should be both enjoyable and rewarding. The curriculum is rich, broad and balanced. This enables every student to develop her own voice, her abilities and talents. Sir Jonathan North provides students with a wide range of different experiences outside the classroom including sport, dance, drama and even preparing to take part in a mission to Mars.
Brocks Hill School is a creative and innovative school that is committed to giving all children and families the best opportunities. The school aims to develop self-directed, responsible learners with a life-long love for learning. Respect, Responsibility, Resourcefulness, Resilience, Reflection and Reciprocity permeate all aspects of school life. Developing these qualities have a real impact on the life and life chances of young people as they prepare young people for their future life, in secondary school, university and the world of work.
Hallam Fields Primary School is a brand new one-form entry school which opened in August 2017 to serve the Hallam Fields estate on the west side of Birstall, Leicestershire. Working in partnership with our other primaries, opening a new school has allowed Hallam Fields to design an engaging and rich curriculum for students as they develop through the school.
Highcliffe Primary School has Urban Forest School status which means that learning is not limited to the classroom but also takes place outdoors, allowing young people to express themselves. As a result the positive attitude with which students approach their learning is a core part of the school culture.
Riverside Primary School offers an engaging, vibrant curriculum with opportunities for pupils to gain the skills and attitudes that will help them become successful in the future which is reflected in their slogan ‘Believe and Achieve.’ In the 2017 visit by Ofsted, care for students welfare and the above average skills in speaking and listening were highlighted as particular strengths for the school.