Soar Valley College

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Soar Valley College
Motto Enjoy, Aspire, Achieve
Established 15th March 1973
Type Community school
Principal Melvyn Berry
Location Gleneagles Avenue
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE4 7GY
England Coordinates: 52°39′36″N 1°06′24″W / 52.6600°N 1.1068°W / 52.6600; -1.1068
Local authority Leicester
DfE number 856/4250
DfE URN 120286 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Students 1218
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16
Colours Black And Yellow

Soar Valley College is a co-educational comprehensive secondary school in Leicester, England. The school was designated a Maths and Computing specialist college in September 2004. As part of the Building Schools for the Future initiative, the old college building has been torn down and being turned into the playing fields and the new Soar Valley building with iconic design has been built on the previous playing fields. They have also hosted the Special Olympics Netball games in the summer of 2009 in their newly built netball courts, on the other side of the campus to the newly built school. The Principal is Melvyn Berry.

Construction now complete, the new building, cost approximately 21.5 Million GB Pounds

Its neighbouring school is Rushey Mead School (Secondary)

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Notable former pupils[edit]

Actress Parminder Nagra (Bend It Like Beckham, ER) attended the school.