Kicking off a new FA partnership in Girls’ Football Week

Kicking off a new FA partnership in Girls’ Football Week

Girls at Laisterdyke Leadership Academy marked Girls’ Football Week with a kick-ups challenge and an inter-school tournament. Pupils from Year 7 up to Year 11 all had the chance to take part in a day of football matches, before battling against one another to notch up...
Dawud’s an inspiration to us all

Dawud’s an inspiration to us all

The Academy is hugely proud of Year 10 pupil Dawud Ghafar whose bravery and resilience is to be recognised with a national award. 14 year old Dawud will be named Inspirational Young Person of the Year at the WellChild Awards in London later this month. However, Dawud...
Discover Laisterdyke at our Year 6 open evening!

Discover Laisterdyke at our Year 6 open evening!

Year 6 pupils and their families are warmly invited to come and discover Laisterdyke and all the Academy has to offer at our open evening for 2018 admissions. On Thursday 21 September between 5.30pm and 7.30pm we will be opening the doors to the Academy to allow...
Pupils enjoy taste of world of work with Morrisons

Pupils enjoy taste of world of work with Morrisons

Laisterdyke pupils have had a taste of the world of work from supermarket giant Morrisons. We enrolled a group of Year 9 pupils onto the Mosaic mentoring programme which saw them work with product development and marketing teams at the supermarket’s headquarters in...
A night of inspiration and awards

A night of inspiration and awards

Inspiration and celebration were the order of the evening when Laisterdyke Leadership Academy staged its inaugural Presentation Awards Ceremony in late March. Celebrating pupil achievements and attendance in the 2015/16 academic year, the glittering ceremony was held...