The Schools Combined Cadet Force at Iqra Academy compliments the current successful Student Leadership team who support the school’s aim to be a place where everyone enjoys learning and is creative – trying new things, finding solutions and embracing their responsibilities. The Student Leadership team were praised in a recent Ofsted report (June 2017). Inspectors stated that: “Students increased leadership raises aspirations, while helping students to develop their communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills. The Head girl and deputy head girl are powerful role models. Other students aspire to follow their lead.”
We are the first Muslim Girls School in the UK to have its own CCF. The CCF promotes the qualities of responsibility, self-reliance, resourcefulness, endurance and perseverance.