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  • Music Course (13-17 August 2018) 

    Collage of ideas and artwork created by students on Music Course
    This summer, the Virtual School supported 8 young people aged 12-16 to take part in a music project with Pedestrian, a Leicester-based charity delivering workshops in music, art and media.
  • Apprenticeships for Care Leavers 

    In February 2018, 23.6% of Leicestershire’s 16 to 18 year old care leavers were not in employment education or training (NEET) compared to 2.1% for all Leicestershire young people of the same age (November 2017).
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Final Day 

    Group of students on a boat in the middle of the sea during Tall Ships residential trip 2018.
    The night sail was one of the highlights of the Virtual School Tall Ships trip.
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Day 3 

    View of sunset from boat on Tall Ships 2018 trip
    Wednesday was such an action-packed day that we didn't have time to write the blog until the following morning.
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Day 4 

    The adventure continues...
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Day 2 

    It was lovely to wake up to a view of the beach this morning. It was another sunny day, but with a pleasant cooling breeze.
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Day 1 

    We set off from County Hall a little bit late but arrived in Portsmouth on time...
  • Tall Ships 2018 - Pre-trip meeting 

    Last night's meeting was arranged so that the group could meet each other and find out more about the Tall Ships week in July.
  • Participation Event - An Officer and a Gentleman 

    On the 19th April staff from the Virtual School took a group of young people to see An Officer and a Gentleman at Curve theatre in Leicester.
  • Primary University Experience Day 2018 

    On Thursday 15th March, 15 young people from Years 5 and 6 took part in the Leicester University Experience Day.
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