Newlaithes Goes For Gold!
At Newlaithes we support children in enjoying a healthy life-style. By promoting self-worth, self-esteem and confidence children learn to have a positive mindset and learn to love movement.
Our Mini Mermaid groups have completed their 6 week programme and succeeded in their 5K challenge, learning that the "finish line is just the beginning"! (watch them in action HERE)
This year's Wake - Up - Shake - Up teams have participated enthusiastically in the local schools' competition. The KS1 team won 3rd prize in the North West area and one of the KS2 teams came 1st in the Leeds schools final! This team will be representing the whole of Leeds in a conference later in the year!

Our School

We are a community school with extensive, well-cared for grounds, superbly located in a quiet part of Horsforth. The school building has recently undergone significant development and now offers fourteen classrooms; two halls which are fully... read more

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Horsforth Newlaithes Open Evening for parents whose children will be starting Reception in September 2017, will be held on Thursday 17th November 2016 at 6.00pm.  No need to book, all welcome.

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