About Us

Vision

To be an exceptional and responsive academy group providing life changing education, skills and experiences for individuals in our academies and in their communities.

 

Values
  • We believe that education can transform lives

  • We respect the individual, relishing the contribution that diversity brings

  • We strive to be the best we can be, actively and with pride

  • We look after our environment to keep it safe, healthy and inclusive

  • We lead by example and work as a team 

  • We take responsibility for our own actions and are active in finding solutions to any problems

  • We respond flexibly to the needs of our students and take advantage of opportunities in the City of Leeds and the wider world

 
Ethos

The culture of all White Rose Academies will be based on a ‘can do’ approach. All Academies will encourage self-confidence, pro-active behaviours and responsibility for own actions from all. We will have high values and expectations of everyone, with high aspirations and ambition for students. We will be a ‘Single status’ organisation with shared facilities and will build strong and positive working relationships between students and staff.

 

Our Academies will be outward facing schools.

They will work closely with local secondary and primary schools/academies and other educational institutions on a national and international basis. They will also develop close links with other training and education providers including local colleges, universities and private training providers. Our Academies will be part of their local community and will develop relationships with community groups and employers. The aim of collaboration in every case will be to raise standards of achievement of students.

 

Parents and carers will always be welcome in a White Rose Academy.

We believe that changing expectations and aspirations locally will be a key part of why our Academies will raise standards. We will work closely with the Local Authority, EFA and other agencies to enable local communities to access resources and learning in our Academies.

 

Leeds City College, as sponsor and strategic partner, believes that it can make a unique contribution to the work of our Academies through their expertise and their national and international networks.

Our Academies will have a very strong international approach to all their work. Exchanges and international curriculum links will be at a high level. The sponsors will play an active part in developing any specialisms with extensive work placements alongside the design and possible delivery of vocational qualifications – both vocational and academic.

 

Leeds City College, as sponsor and strategic partner, is keen to promote the employability prospects of the students attending our Academies through a range of activities.

We will strive to ensure our programmes support the work related learning curriculum and help to develop and embed a culture of enterprise. The College wishes to mobilise its community and corporate contacts to gain greatest leverage for our Academies and to provide a good example to other organisations.

Reflection of Year Two: From Surviving to Thriving.

Click here to view our in-depth annual report. 



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