Thursday, August 13, 2020

Farnley Academy

Warning to stay away from canal and rivers following West Leeds teacher tragedy

Avoid open water swimming in canals, rivers and reservoirs in West Leeds - that's the plea from the the Canal & River...

Man who died in River Aire tragedy named as Farnley Academy teacher Lewis Howlett – UPDATED

A man who died in the River Aire this weekend has been named as Farnley Academy teacher Lewis Howlett.

West Leeds latest: Farnley Academy masks, Sunnybank Mills work and Pudsey donations

Here’s a round-up of the latest news connected to the Coronavirus pandemic in West Leeds today. Farnley Academy helps...

Farnley Academy to close on Monday as Norovirus makes its impact felt

Farnley Academy will be closed to students and staff on Monday 9th December to allow the school to be deep cleaned following...

Farnley Academy ‘requires improvement’

Farnley Academy has moved from being an 'outstanding' school to one that 'requires improvement', according to independent Ofsted inspectors.

Mark’s History: Cabbage Hill and its amazing views

A friend said they had seen a post on the West Leeds Walks Facebook group about a place called Cabbage Hill, writes...

Farnley: Help young Chloe raise Candlelighters cash by sponsoring abseil

An inspirational girl from the 8th South-West Leeds Scouting Group in Farnley has set her sites high for her latest fundraising efforts. As reported a...

Farnley Academy student praised for helping fallen pensioner

A Farnley Academy student has been praised by his community for his clear-thinking and caring ways, writes Judith Hurd. Ryan Megson, a Year 8...

May ‘Good Egg’ winner: Farnley Academy pupil is ‘selfless and generous’

Kayleigh Glancy is a remarkable young woman. Selfless and generous, she has 'a heart of gold'. The Farnley Academy pupil, aged 14, has done so...

New Farnley Academy principal outlines target for school

The new principal of Farnley Academy has pledged to get the school ranked in the top 1% of secondary schools by 2020. Chris Stokes...

Principal Scott Wilson leaves Farnley Academy

The principal of Farnley Academy has left the 'outstanding' Ofsted-rated school to take up a new position. Scott Wilson will take up a new position...

Farnley Academy’s international connections net top award

The Farnley Academy has gained a prestigious British Council award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom. The International School...