Leeds City Academy

Leadership

 

Senior Leadership Team

Jackie Rose

Principal

 

Jackie Rose graduated from Bishop Grosseteste College Lincoln in Primary Education Studies & Drama, before teaching Year 4 in Leeds for a year. As a keen contemporary dancer, Jackie moved to London and secured a place at the London School of Contemporary Dance, where she trained to dance professionally in a Postgraduate year of intense study. Six years as a professional dancer...

 

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Tracy Foy

Senior Vice Principal

 

Tracy graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 1996, with a degree in Cell and Molecular biology. Upon graduating, she led marketing for the UK Council for International Education at its headquarters in London. She went on to qualify as a Teacher of Science in 2000 at the University of Manchester.  Tracy started her career teaching at Hanson Academy in Bradford where...

 

 

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Chris Ray
Vice Principal


Chris graduated from The University of Leeds in Sports Science and physiology, after a year travelling he completed his PGCE as a Science Teacher at the same University. Chris also went on to study a Masters in Teaching and Learning at Leeds Trinity University...

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Gemma Edwards

Assistant Principal

 

Gemma was raised within a military family living in Germany and Cyprus before being educated in Lancashire, England. She gained a BA Honours degree in Human Geography at Nottingham Trent University, before moving to Leeds where she qualified in 2002 as a Geography teacher in secondary education...

 

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Chandini Misra
Assistant Principal

Chandini graduated from Keble College, University of Oxford in 2011 with a Masters in Chemistry. After graduating she trained as a broadcast journalist for BBC News 24 and thereafter worked as a news correspondent. In 2012 she enrolled on the Graduate Teacher Programme with the Institute of Education, University of London... 

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