Leeds West Academy has begun a journey which will see it rated as 'outstanding' within three years. Here you can discover how we're working together as a school community to achieve a new standard of excellence in everything we do.
Academy Development & Improvement Plans
Click to view or download documents which detail our goals and methods for continuous improvement:
Literacy & Numeracy Focus
Leeds West Academy is committed to delivering a vibrant and engaging curriculum which produces the highest possible outcomes in literacy and numeracy for each and every child.
Details of our literacy and numeracy strategy can be downloaded below:
What's Different at LWA This Year
Students have been embracing progressive changes in their learning and wider school experience. Hear what they have to say in this short video:
New Core Values & Ethos
The Academy's newly-established Core Values underpin our day-to-day actions and aspirations for excellence as a school community:
Facing challenges with courage and determination.
Building confidence in our ability to succeed.
Celebrating equality by valuing ourselves and others.
Meeting Academy expectations in everything we do.
Being involved in lessons and contributing to our wider community.
Having the vision and ambition to reach our full potential.
We uphold our values every day through our Academy Expectations:
We are Positive
We have a can-do attitude.
We are Polite
We conduct ourselves with kindness and respect.
We are Prepared
We arrive at each lesson fully-equipped and ready to learn.
We are Punctual
We arrive on time, every time.
We are Proactive
We challenge ourselves as learners.