February Half Term Bulletin

Our February Half Term bulletin follows:   Dear Parents We would like to update you on some of the changes we have made at Laisterdyke Leadership Academy: Homework: At Laisterdyke Leadership Academy we understand the importance of learning and expect our pupils...
Year 7 Rugby Team – Champions

Year 7 Rugby Team – Champions

  Introducing the Year 7 Bradford School’s Rugby League tournament winners! The Year 7 rugby team won all 4 matches in Tuesday evenings tournament and were fantastic from start to finish! Congratulations to you all – we are proud...

Notice of Ofsted Inspection

We will be having our Ofsted inspection on Tuesday and Wednesday 12th and 13th February 2019. Please see the following letter to parents from Ofsted. Letter from Ofsted Please also see the following guidance for parents about school inspections school inspections If...

Free information sessions for aspiring teachers

If you’ve been considering your future career options and think teaching could be the right profession for you, a series of free information sessions in Bradford will help you to find out how to take the first step into teaching. Star Institute, a leading, accredited...
A Fantastic Result to Our Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

A Fantastic Result to Our Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

We would like to thank everybody who contributed to our shoe box appeal. Everybody in school played their part in donating items and money and in wrapping the shoe boxes. We filled 70 shoe boxes. That means 70 underprivileged children will now get a Christmas present,...
Breaking Boundaries Leadership Event

Breaking Boundaries Leadership Event

We’ve recently been working on a project funded by the ECB called “Breaking Boundaries”. The project aims to inspire young people through sport, using next years Cricket World Cup as a catalyst. The City of Bradford has been selected as one of 5...
Festive Winter Gift Programme 2018

Festive Winter Gift Programme 2018

As part of the Star Academies Festive Winter Gift Programme 2018, our pupils have chosen to support the following charities: We will be donating funds, reading books and toys to children at Bradford Royal Infirmary on 19th December. Our pupils wish to make children in...
Ex-Laisterdyke Student wins European Kickboxing Title

Ex-Laisterdyke Student wins European Kickboxing Title

Much touted Bradford Muay Thai fighter Harris Hussain finally delivered on his undoubted potential on Saturday night when he captured the European 53kg K1 kickboxing title in a thrilling contest with France’s Jean Gomis in Manchester. Hussain, who is a a protege...
Laisterdyke Pupils support Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

Laisterdyke Pupils support Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

As a school this year, we are supporting the Bradford Cathedral and Cinderella Club shoe box appeal. The idea of the appeal is to fill shoe boxes with inexpensive gift items, which can be given to children who otherwise will not receive a Christmas present. Every form...