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We opened our after school clubs for everyone!

Saturday’s CLUB FAIR has boosted our co-curriculars for a new school year. Students, teachers and external partners have presented their clubs. Co-curricular activities, as we call them, encompass everything students are involved outside of their academic classes. Academy clubs, sports, and volunteering are all part of co-curricular activities. They are organized during week and weekends,…

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Introducing the Graduation Class of 2019

With the first tones of festive music, LEAF Academy graduates entered the hall in Primate’s Palace with happy smiles and hearts beating fast. Saturday 22nd of June was the day of celebration when one episode of their lives ended and a new one began. Our 23 graduating students attended a 2-year program that has helped…

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Term E is beyond regular…

Warning: Out of box thinking needed to digest this article! 😛 One of our students’ absolute favorite activities at LEAF Academy is definitely Term E. “Term E” is a big term itself for us, but let’s start from the beginning… “Experiential learning is basically “learning by doing”. When you think of a “traditional class” you…

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When books and movies bring the whole community together

It is a sacred occasion at LEAF Academy. A few times a year, in a place where both students and staffulty have consistently busy calendars, we pause for Seminal Readings. Regular classes and meetings stop, and the entire community comes together to tackle important issues through challenging literature and thought-provoking films. Often, it’s not easy…

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First DofE mock Expedition in Malá Fatra

Blog by Peter Wetzler
The first six brave students have officially kicked off the first Duke of Edinburgh Award mock expedition at LEAF Academy. This training expedition was essential to better prepare before the real expedition.

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