Morley Newlands Academy, (formally Morley Newlands Primary School) joined The GORSE Academies Trust in March 2015 and has quickly formed a close partnership with primary and secondary academy colleagues within the Trust, building capacity and supporting the school’s journey of relentless improvement towards becoming an Outstanding academy.
Morley Newlands is situated in South Leeds. Its children bring a range of experiences; they are eager to learn and a delight to be with. Morley Newlands Academy is an oversubscribed three form entry school and is now one of the largest primary schools within the Yorkshire and Humber region.
In September 2014 the school moved from an old, run down building to new state of the art accommodation, with excellent facilities to support our children, their families and the local community.
We are immensely proud that, in its inspection of January 2018, Morley Newlands Academy was judged to be Outstanding in all areas and overallWe are immensely proud that, in its inspection of January 2018, Morley Newlands Academy was judged to be Outstanding in all areas and overall.
The school is now taking a lead for the trust as a whole as our centre of excellence for Mandarin Chinese within our Swire languages partnership. We are also delighted to confirm that, along with Hillcrest Academy, Morley Newlands Academy was officially classified as and awarded World Class Schools status in October 2019.