Tong Leadership Academy

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Tong Leadership Academy
Tong High School - geograph.org.uk - 1433910.jpg
Established 2008 (2008)
Type Academy
Trust Tauheedul
Headteacher Stephen Curran
Location Westgate Hill Street
Bradford
BD4 6NR
53°45′53″N 1°41′59″W / 53.764665°N 1.69981°W / 53.764665; -1.69981Coordinates: 53°45′53″N 1°41′59″W / 53.764665°N 1.69981°W / 53.764665; -1.69981
Local authority Bradford City Council
DfE URN 142761 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Capacity 1,610
Students 1,153 as of January 2017
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–19
Colours      Purple
     Black
     Green
Website Tong Leadership Academy

Tong Leadership Academy (formerly Tong High School) is a mixed-sex secondary school located in Tong, Bradford, England.[1]

More than 1,100 students are enrolled at Tong Leadership Academy. Tong is a school of modern teaching, and has a state-of-the-art educational faculty.[2]

The current headteacher is Stephen Curran.[1]

History[edit]

In 2008 Tong High School went through a major remodelling. A new building was built and after vacating, the old building was demolished.[3]

In December 2016, the school converted to academy status, joining Tauheedul Education Trust, and was renamed Tong Leadership Academy.[4][5]

Sport teams[edit]

Boy's sport teams include those for football, rugby, cricket, swimming, trampolining, badminton and athletics (indoor and cross country).[6] Girl's sport teams include those for football, netball, rounders, gymnastics, swimming, cheerleading, trampolining, and athletics (indoor and cross country)

Notable former pupils[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Tong Leadership Academy". get-information-schools.service.gov.uk. Department for Education. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Tong High School". Tong High School. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  3. ^ "New Tong High School opens doors". Bradford Telegraph and Argus. 2 September 2008. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Tong Leadership Academy". Tauheedul Education Trust. Retrieved 1 December 2017.
  5. ^ "Tauheedul Education Trust". get-information-schools.service.gov.uk. Department for Education. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  6. ^ "Tong High School". Tong High School. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  7. ^ "One Direction's Zayn Malik: I was caught with a BB gun at school". Now Magazine. 17 October 2012. Retrieved 13 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Tong High School wants to hear from former students". Bradford Telegraph and Argus. 22 April 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2014.

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