What is LEAP?
LEAP is a unique student leadership programme that enables older pupils to take responsibility for mentoring, training and supporting younger pupils
Ownership of progression
Teaches students how to take ownership of the next stage in their lives in order to successfully progress into further/higher education or employment
Improve school culture
Provides focus and motivation for more challenging pupils that leads to improved outcomes across the school
- School culture
- Healthier and more active pupils
- Reduced pupil stress and anxiety
- Academic results
What people are saying about LEAP
The LEAP programme has made such a difference to our school and I urge all senior leaders to consider using it in their school.
Mr Lewis,Assistant Headteacher, King Edwards Five Ways, Birmingham
XLR8 has added a new dimension to our curriculum and offer to parents. We now have access to pupils for extra learning time during the year and the flexibility to focus on broader outcomes which help to underpin the educational success of our school.
Mr Lloyd,Principal, North Birmingham Academy
Increases school capacity to provide pastoral support to vulnerable KS3 pupils using supervised peer mentors
Primary school transition:
- Primary school relationships
- Community links
- School profile and recruitment
Enhances the curriculum with the formal development of soft skills using a structured and cascading model
- Self regulation
- Higher aspirations