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Time for us to celebrate: the construction of our campus has begun

After months of preparations, the big day has arrived. Finally we can celebrate the beginning of the construction of our campus in Vištuk, a village located 30 kilometers from Bratislava. We didn’t even notice how quickly the time passed until suddenly we found ourselves standing in a barn, blowing up balloons and putting up decorations. We…

Potluck is all about sharing!

Coming to LEAF Academy can sometimes be very tasty, literally, and potluck dinners are one of the best examples of this. Students join with their teachers and advisors to prepare a variety of delicious meals to contribute to a shared table of tasty dishes. Students enjoy the opportunity to share favorite family recipes with the LEAF…

WANT TO EXPERIENCE LEAF ACADEMY FIRST HAND?

You have several options how to meet us personally and get a taste of LEAF Academy firsthand.  Come to our OPEN DAY or CAMPUS VISITS. Book your place today.

We opened 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 altogether over 20 different 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 a part of co-curricular activities. They are organized during week…

My internship experience I won’t forget

Blog by Ján Hlinka
To confess, my anticipations were slightly skeptical before starting as I’ve heard numerous cases where interns represented a burden rather than added value to the company.

Am I good enough to apply for the internship? Yes, you are!

Blog by Samuel Malina
Experiencing a real work environment can give a realistic perspective on a field of interest. One question interns-to-be tend to ask themselves is whether they are good enough to apply for an internship…

Where to go if you want to create a CV/resume?

Blog by Jasna Cifrová
High school students are often put in front of seemingly impossible questions and tasks – how to get work experience at a job which requires an applicant to already have work experience? What is a CV/resume, and how to create one? What to write, if one doesn’t have that much work experience?

Congratulations to our first graduates!

Graduation ceremony on Saturday the 23rd of June was a big milestone not only for our graduates but for all of us. For the first time in the history of LEAF Academy, we witnessed our students stepping out into the next chapter of their lives. Celebrating with our first graduates was an emotional experience when…

Physics can be engaging, just look at it from the right perspective!

Blog by Silvia Filová
Physics is interesting, physics is useful, physics is fun, physics is important. If you have ever felt like this is not true, we might prove you wrong. As a part of our Term E experience (where we have 3 weeks to experience the learning in an experiential and practical way)…

Tips from our students on how to live an eco-friendly lifestyle

Blog by Year 1 students
Over the past few months our students have been diving deep into the topic of eco-friendly and zero waste lifestyles. Their teachers from the Entrepreneurial leadership department joined up with teachers from STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) department to create a complex educational approach toward this subject …