North Mead Primary Academy

Northfield Road

0116 276 7761

Academy Information

North Mead Primary Academy is proud to serve a diverse community in the North of Leicester.

North Mead Primary believes that that every child is unique and that they have an entitlement to a first class education. Through the development of positive learning behaviours (6Rs) North Mead Primary hopes that all children leave school with the skills necessary for successful lifelong learning. A book rich curriculum teamed with creative opportunities are a core element of what North Mead Primary provides. They also offer a breakfast club every morning and offer after school activities most evenings. Learning is celebrated and openly admired and the school strives to work and learn together with parents and carers.


Alex Curran has been the principal of North Mead Primary Academy since August 2018 after starting as the Head of School in January 2017.

She has worked in Leicester City since 2000 in range of roles across a number of different schools, including a Deputy Headship in North West Leicester.  As a Primary consultant, Alex supported many Leicester City schools in making improvements to learning and teaching.

Alex has the highest of aspirations for the Academy.  She is passionate about providing a vibrant and excellent education for all children, removing barriers to enable them to achieve the very best possible outcomes.


Alex Curran