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January Newsletter

07th February 2018

It’s that time for us to celebrate our success at Springwell Leeds Academy View or download here. Enjoy! 

Winter illnessses

30th January 2018

We are aware that seasonal flu and a number of other bugs are currently doing the rounds. Here is a link to NHS advice on staying well throughout the winter .. https://www.nhs.uk/staywell#X5tQmUGgdpPAUlpL.97 Please remember if your child is ill and unable to attend school, you should call the Academy to let us know on the… read more

Telephones at the East site

30th January 2018

Please be aware that due to a powercut in the Seacroft area earlier this afternoon we have had a problem with the telephones on the East site. We apologise if you were unable to contact the Academy during this time. The fault has now been rectified.

Important – Dealing with Missing Children Letter for Parents

29th January 2018


Christmas holidays

14th December 2017

I would like to remind parents and carers that the Meanwood and Brudenell sites are closed from Thursday 14/12/2017 to allow staff to move to our new site in East Leeds.  Arrangements for the start of the new year for students from these sites have been communicated to parents and carers individually. All our other… read more

Statement Re: Accident on Stonegate Road on 25/11/17

29th November 2017

It was with deep sadness that we learned of the tragic news of a road traffic accident on Stonegate Road which led to the death of five people – two of them, Ellis and Elliott Thornton-Kimmitt, students at our school. Our first thoughts must be with Ellis and Elliott’s family and we send them our… read more

October half term

20th October 2017

Please note that Springwell Leeds Academy closes today (Friday 20th October) for the half term break. We will open again on Monday 30th of October with a review day on all sites. If you are unclear about the time of your appointment for review day, please call the site to which your child goes.

Topping Out Ceremony

05th October 2017

Construction nears an end on new £45m specialist academies in Leeds The official topping out ceremony for the last of the new Springwell Leeds academies took place on site on Friday 29 September, marking the completion of the frame of the final building. The new Springwell  Leeds Academy, is a specialist academy which will be… read more

Springwell Leeds Academy in the news !

07th September 2017

The West and North Yorkshire Chamber of commerce have produced an article about the work of the Wellspring Trust and about the development of Springwell Leeds Academy, that can be found here: Wellspring – an Academy Trust with a difference There is an interview with Mark Wilson, the CEO of Wellspring Trust and Scott Jacques,… read more

Home to school transport issues

06th September 2017

We are aware that there have been a number of issues with arrangements for home to school transport today. We are liaising with Leeds City Council and the various taxi firms to resolve these as quickly as possible. If you have any problems or concerns over the transport arrangements for your child, please contact the… read more