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LEAF Academy Info Meeting on March 18, 2016

Admission to LEAF Acdemy is still open. If you have not met us yet, if you have some questions or you would like to see LEAF Academy facility, come and meet us at Sasinkova 13, Bratislava,  on March 18, 2016 at 5pm.  

We plan to do STEM instead of Maths, Biology or IT

Life is wonderfully complex. Consider starting a civic initiative, developing software or designing a headlamp; all require an application of knowledge from various fields. A lamp needs a power source, such as a battery. How should you choose?The scientific principles involved in batteries are traditionally taught in chemistry. Yet, in order to obtain an estimate…

Residential Life – The Best Part of a Leadership School Experience

For the past three years, future educators at LEAF Academy have been teaching at African Leadership Academy (ALA) – the most prestigious leadership-focused high school on the African continent. Matúš Kurian in 2013/2014, Peter Reťkovský in 2014/2015, and now Jaromír Sedlár in 2015/2016 have each spent an entire year interacting with the next generation of…

LEAF Academy Scholarships Fund with Open Society Foundation is open!

We are excited to announce, that our partner, Open Society Foundation Slovakia (OSF) opened a designated scholarship fund to support LEAF Academy students. This fund will allow LEAF Academy to realize our vision to provide a world-class education for the most talented and high-potential students regardless of their socio-economic background. LEAF Academy is a community…

LEAF Academy teachers at Winchester College

An exciting trip took place in January when LEAF Academy teachers, Matúš Kurian and Peter Reťkovský, visited Winchester College, a 600 -year-old boarding school in the heart of England. The purpose was to observe how one of the most competitive and successful schools in Europe delivers on its aim to: “have an international reputation for academic…

100 Students in LEAF TalentGuide Program This Year

This year more than 150 students and mentors are involved in TalentGuide, LEAF’s mentoring program that connects talented high-school students with successful university students or young professionals to guide them in their personal development, future plans and career path. TalentGuide mentors and mentees meet twice a month for six months to exchange ideas and devise…

What do the global education leaders say about LEAF Academy?

Global leaders in education and members of our Advisory Council bring their knowledge and experience from the very best educational institutions around the world and thus help building  LEAF Academy. In the video below you can see three members of our Advisory Council: Ralph Townsend, Headmaster of Winchester College, a prestigious school for boys in the…

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Open Day at LEAF Academy in Bratislava

Friday, January  15, and January 29, LEAF Academy will be full of students and parents interested in our international boarding school for future leadership.  LEAF Academy is an international high school for talented young people ages 14 and 19 years. Studying at this school will help students to grow in entrepreneurial leadership, ethics, excellence and civic…

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