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20% off the YLA for new schools

 We're offering 20% discount for the Young Leaders Award when you sign up a brand new school! Use code NEW20 at the end of your application to get 20% off your order. 
Discounts can only be used for cohorts of more than 10 pupils and for brand new schools to the YLA. If your school has previously run the YLA, or are running the YLA, you are not eligible for this discount. Discount available until 21st December 2020. Code cannot be combined with any other discount.

Visit abyyt.com/yla-free-resources to view and download
the free resources for KS1, KS2 and KS3 children.

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust exists to see a generation of young people empowered to transform society. Through working in partnership with schools, churches and communities, we develop opportunities for young people to grow in leadership, faith and character.

Young Leaders Award

The Young Leaders Award is a fully resourced leadership and character education programme designed to be delivered by teaching staff within the classroom. Available at KS1 to Post 16, it has strong links to SMSC, British Values, PSHE, Character Education, Citizenship, RE and SIAMS.

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Youth Trust

Youth Trust

We believe every young person is unique, of great worth, and has the potential to change our communities for the better. We exist to empower young people to serve their generation, putting the needs of others before themselves.

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Empowering Young People to Transform Society

Empowering Young People to Transform Society

January 27, 2022

Young people are not just the leaders of tomorrow, but they are the leaders today.

School Story: KS1 and KS2 Pupils Make a Difference
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School Story: KS1 and KS2 Pupils Make a Difference

January 25, 2022

Pupils in KS1 and KS2 at Longney CE Primary Academy took part in the Young Leaders Award exploring how they could make a difference to others at home, in school and in their local community.

School Story: KS4 Young Leaders Raise £5k for Cancer Charity
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School Story: KS4 Young Leaders Raise £5k for Cancer Charity

January 25, 2022

Key Stage 4 pupils from Fairfield High School for Girls arranged a whole school event to raise funds for a local charity, Prevent Breast Cancer.

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