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Treating others as we wish to be treated

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Latest NEWS

The Valley pupils gift ‘kindness’ in charity campaign

The Valley pupils gift ‘kindness’ in charity campaign

Caring pupils and staff from The Valley Leadership Academy will be giving the gift of kindness to vulnerable people in the local community. The pupils have been taking part in activities and challenges to raise funds and offer companionship as part of their annual...

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Valley appoints top team to lead ambitious development

Valley appoints top team to lead ambitious development

A talented new team of senior leaders has been appointed to lead The Valley Leadership Academy through an ambitious programme of investment and development. In September, The Valley Leadership Academy in Stacksteads, welcomed its new Executive Principal, Andy O’Brien,...

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Teachers celebrate pupils’ GCSE achievements

Teachers celebrate pupils’ GCSE achievements

The Valley Leadership Academy is celebrating the hard work and commitment of its Year 11 pupils as they receive their GCSE results. This year’s results day was a little different to previous years but, despite recent uncertainty, pupils at the school found a great...

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We are aware that some of the parent address details we have been given for Year 7 September admissions are incorrect and therefore these parents have not received our welcome packs. If you have been allocated a space at The Valley in September 2021 but have not received your welcome pack please contact the school on 01706 873896 or by email on





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