Cheerleader jumps for joy after becoming a world champion

Cheerleader jumps for joy after becoming a world champion

A pupil is cheering with happiness after winning gold at the World Cheerleading Championships. Dancer Sophie Austerfield, 17, represented her country as part of the Team England ParaCheer Hip Hop squad at the prestigious competition in Florida. ParaCheer is a new...

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...
Pupils support homeless this winter

Pupils support homeless this winter

Kind-hearted pupils and staff have been busy during December collecting donations to support homeless young people in Bradford. The charitable students and their parents have been filling shoeboxes with donations of items to help make winter more comfortable for local...
Pupils prepare for world of work

Pupils prepare for world of work

Sweaty palms, a dry mouth and nervous laughter are all familiar pitfalls when people have their first job interview but our pupils have learned to take that all in their stride after taking part in a series of mock job interviews to prepare them for their future world...
Tong Pupils Pitch TV Ideas to Gogglebox Star

Tong Pupils Pitch TV Ideas to Gogglebox Star

Pupils at Tong Leadership Academy took part in an innovative three-day educational workshop on pitching ideas for a new television show, devised and delivered by former teacher and Gogglebox star Baasit Siddiqui. Mr Siddiqui has regularly appeared with his brother and...
Tong pupils learn how to Restart a Heart

Tong pupils learn how to Restart a Heart

Pupils at Tong Leadership Academy were among 200,000 across the country learning CPR as part of World Restart a Heart Day. Taking part in sessions teaching CPR is vital for helping people survive cardiac arrests. Students were taught how to recognise a cardiac arrest,...
Macmillan fundraising’s a piece of cake for Tong pupils!

Macmillan fundraising’s a piece of cake for Tong pupils!

Pupils and staff from Tong Leadership Academy put the kettle on this morning to raise £150 for Macmillan Cancer. Supporting the charity’s annual World’s Largest Coffee Morning event, sixth form pupils shared cakes that they had baked with staff and peers. Together...