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Covid Flowchart

September 17, 2020
Please Click Here to view Covid Flowchart.

Letter to Parents - 11 September 2020

September 11, 2020
Dear Parent/Carer This week we have enjoyed all our learners being back on site. They have been fantastic showing genuine kindnessand maturity in dealing with a new way of working. We are constantly r…

Letter to Parents - 04/09/2020

September 04, 2020
Dear Parents/Carers At the end of what has been a very unusual week I am writing to say a huge 'Thank you' for yourkindness and support. The learners have returned to The Cedars willing and ready to l…

Return to School - August 2020

August 28, 2020
Dear Parents/Carersand Pupils   At the end of last term we wrote to you with our plans for the full return of learners to The Cedars Academy. We would like to take this opportunity to share with you f…


August 13, 2020
Congratulations to our A level students who have done really well in their A levels in very challenging circumstances . We are very proud of them all and wish them all the best for the future.

Return to School Letter - 31/07/2020

July 31, 2020
Dear Parents/Carers,At the end of last term we wrote to you with our initial plans for the full return of learners toThe Cedars Academy. We would like to take this opportunity to share with you furthe…

End of Term Letter July 2020

July 10, 2020
Please click here to download a copy of the End of Term Letter for July 2020

Mental Health Support in Leicestershire

June 19, 2020
In this guide you will find information, advice and support on your feelings andmental health, from these Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland services:Health for Teens –…

Information regarding parents evening

May 15, 2020
Please note that the remaining parents evenings for this year have been cancelled.

COVID 19 Letter home regarding work

April 29, 2020
Dear Parent/CarerIt is now six weeks since we were forced to close our doors to most pupils. Under normal circumstances we would now have started the Summer Term and so we thought it would be useful t…

Student and Parent/Carer Pack

March 30, 2020
Some useful Information for students, parents and carers with regards to managing through this time of self isolation.Please click here.


March 26, 2020
Please Click Here to download to download a guide with some tips on maintaining good mental well-being while working from home.   Please Click Here to download Beating Your Worries guide.

Year 11 transition work

March 26, 2020
If you are interested in attending Cedars Martin 6th Form, please click here for Post 16 Transition work for Year 11.

Home Learning Support Information

March 23, 2020
Please click here for a copy of the below letter Please click here for support information Please click here for the rota for online Q&A sessions   19th March 2020   Dear Parents/Carers Followin…

Home Activity Resources

March 19, 2020
Dear Colleague,In response to the school closures across South Charnwood, we have compiled a list of some free online resources to support children and families to remain active at home in the coming…

Afternoon Closure for Staff Training- 20/03/2020

March 18, 2020
Dear Parents/CarersAs we are sure you can appreciate, COVID-19 is presenting all schools with a number of challenges. Our priority is to keep our pupils and staff safe in conjunction with ensuring tha…

Learning Resource Centre Opening Hours

March 17, 2020
Due to the current Coronavirus situation the Learning Resourse Centre will be shortening its opening hours and will open between 8am and 3:15pm untill further notice.

Coronavirus Update 17.03.2020

March 17, 2020
Dear Parent/Carer Thank you for your continued support during these changing times. This is to update you on what we are doing as an Academy to keep everyone in our community safe. We are postponing a…

Coronavirus update 13.03.2020

March 13, 2020
13 March 2020Dear Parent/CarerI am writing to update you about The Cedars Academy planned response to the current outbreak of theCovid-19 coronavirus.We would like to reassure you that despite the cha…

Letter to Parents 13.03.2020

March 13, 2020
Our Ref: LS/kjb 13 March 2020 Dear Parent/Carer We are seeking to open a self-contained SEMH Unit in a currently unused building on the Academy’s site.Currently there is a lack of provision for learne…

The Cedars Academy Learning Resources Centre

March 11, 2020
Opening Hours Monday: Thursday 8am – 4pm Friday: 8am – 3.15pm The Learning Resource Centre (LRC) is the hub of school – a spacious, well-utilised, area that can accommodate around 70 pupils. Please cl…

World Book Day 5th March 2020

March 04, 2020
Follow the link below for book and film trailers, games, competitions and much more. At The Cedars Staff are dressing up as book characters. Tutor groups are creating a…

The Cedars Academy Learning Resources Centre- New opening times

February 21, 2020
The Cedars Academy Learning Resources Centre   New Opening Hours From Monday 24th February 2020 Monday – Thursday 8am – 4pm Friday 8am – 3.15pm

Coronavirus – Advice for all early years providers, schools and further education providers

February 04, 2020
Advice for parents/guardians You should not be unduly worried about the possibility of your children catching the Coronavirus. There is no reason why your children should not continue to attend their…

Cedars Martin Sixth Form announces addition of the Level 3 Certificate in Sport

January 28, 2020
Cedars Martin, the merger Sixth Form of The Cedars Academy and Martin High School in Birstall, has announced the addition of the Level 3 Cambridge Extended Certificate in Sport and Physical Activity t…

Lesson 6

January 27, 2020
Dear Parent/Carer At the Cedars Academy we are continually aspiring to academic excellence. As such we believe it is vital that pupils are well supported to be prepared for their final GCSE examinatio…

Cedars Academy take to the X Factor for Christmas

January 08, 2020
Mrs. Dhameja felt robbed of praise for her performance, whilst Mr. Rowe was left in tears by the judges comments! If there's one thing we can all be sure of, it's Dr. Rashid's judging skills!  Check o…

The Y

January 07, 2020
In the lead up to Christmas, schools from the Lionheart Academies Trust partook in a Shoebox Appeal in partnership with The Y Charity, bundling together a boxed assortment of sweets, stationery and to…

Year 7 Big Test

November 22, 2019
Dear Parent/Carer,At Lionheart Academies Trust we have designed a purposeful curriculum which allows students to widen their knowledge and skills, and make academic progress throughout their studies.…

The Cedars Academy Children In Need Total

November 18, 2019
Thank you, in total The Cedars Academy has raised £941.91.

October E-Safety Update 2019

October 04, 2019
Half-termly update Welcome to our latest update! Lionheart Academies Trust is now sending out an e-safety updateevery half term, prior to the school holidays, in order to support parents and students.…

Summer E-Safety Letter

August 27, 2019
Please Click here to download a copy of the E-safety letter for Summer.

Summer Term News Letter

July 12, 2019
Please click here to view a copy of the end of term news letter.

End of Summer Term letter

July 10, 2019
Please click here to download a copy of the end of Summer term letter the our heads of school.

Grease Trip Letter

June 28, 2019
Please click here to download the Grease Trip permission letter for June 2019.  Payment to be made through Beehive.

End of spring term letter

April 16, 2019
Please click here to view a full copy of the letter for the end of spring term.

Letter to Parents - End of Spring Term 2019

April 15, 2019
Please click here to view letter to parents - End of Spring Term 2019

Red Nose Day

March 18, 2019
Thank you for all the Support this Red Nose Day. We have Raised £990 for Red Nose Day.

World book day

March 06, 2019
Thursday March 7th 2019 Dress as your favourite book character. This is NOT a non-uniform day If not dressed in a recognisable book character all pupils MUST be in uniform.

Harry Potter Trip 2019

February 12, 2019
After the success of last year’s trip, The Cedars Academy is again arranging an educational trip to the Warner Brothers Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter on Thursday 6th June 2019. The day will…

Year 8 Parents' Evening Letter

January 30, 2019
I would like to invite you to attend our Year 8 Parents’ Evening on Wednesday 13 February 2019 from 4:30pm – 7:30pm. This is an important evening and provides you with an opportunity to speak with sub…

Classics for All in Leicester January 2019

January 29, 2019
This film shows the work of the Leicester Classics Network, supported by Classics for All. Featuring the University of Leicester and several local schools, teachers and pupils talk about the impact o…

New Bridge across the A6

January 29, 2019
The construction of the new bridge across the A6 is officially completed & now open for use. The construction of the new bridge has made it safer for Cedars pupils to get to school.

Letter to Parents December 2018

December 14, 2018
Please click here to view the end of term letter for December 2018.

Certificates for exams taken in Summer 2018

November 19, 2018
Certificates for exams taken in Summer 2018 are now available to collect from the main reception.   These must be collected in person, or a letter of authority will be required to allow a family membe…

Star Pupils at The Cedars Academy

October 22, 2018
Two pupils at The Cedars Academy achieved some of the highest grades in the country. Ella Fox, 16 gained three 9’s one of only 2050 pupils in the country to gain the top grades in the new harder Maths…

Elite Athlete’s Visit

October 22, 2018
On Wednesday 4th October, our students experienced an amazing opportunity that all our Year 11 GCSE PE students were involved in. The PE department organised an elite athlete: GB Hammer Thrower – Tayl…