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We are an outward facing school which works with other schools and organisations to champion best practice and secure excellent achievements for all pupils.

Harehills Primary is proud to work in partnership with a range of providers offering Initial teacher training.  Currently we are offering placements to students from the following:

  Teacher Training Partners



Other partnerships include:


Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching Schools Alliance YITSA logo

The Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching School Alliance currently composes over 40 partners, including HEIs, schools, colleges and the Local Authority.. In addition to Leeds it spans an area including towns and villages in North and West Yorkshire.

Its school partners represent a very wide range of educational settings, including primary, secondary, special, independent, maintained, academy and PRU as well as the Medical Needs Teaching Service. The Teaching School of this Alliance is the East SILC John Jamieson School and Technology College which is located in the East of Leeds.


Leeds Rhinos Foundation Leeds Rhinos Foundation

Since September 2017 we have been delighted to be involved in a partnership with Leeds Rhinos Foundation and Active schools. Seven schools from within our 2gether Cluster for schools have bought into an Active schools Locality Co-ordinator role with the aim of enhancing PE and Sport provision within our schools. This has been lead by Leeds Rhinos foundation. Follow the link below to find out more about what this role offers our school.

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2gether cluster 2Gether Cluster logo

We are one of 12 schools who work together as a cluster of schools to improve outcomes for children and their families.

The 2gether cluster schools are:

  • Bankside Primary School
  • Bracken Edge
  • Carr Manor Primary School
  • Carr Manor Community School
  • Chapel Allerton Primary School
  • Harehills Primary School
  • Hillcrest Primary Academy
  • Holy Rosary and St Anne's Primary School
  • Hovingham Primary School
  • Meanwood C of E Primary School
  • Millfield Primary School
  • St Matthew's C of E Primary School



Arooj Collaborative Arooj logo

The Arooj collaborative is made up of 12 Leeds primary schools. These schools have the largest population of pupils of Pakistani and Bangladeshi heritage. Its aim is to help close the gap in attainment for these pupils.



SHINE is a Social Enterprise providing conferencing, office space, outside catering and a café, located in the heart of Harehills. It’s social mission is to raise aspirations and create opportunities for people in the area. SHINE has various initiatives, including working with the young people in Harehills, from education, training, apprenticeships and work opportunities. One initiative to positively impact the health of the children in the local area SHINE partners with Harehills Primary School to provide an edible garden for the children on-site, where they can learn how to plant their own food. In partnership with Tutti Frutti, a theatre production company, SHINE provides professional theatre performances on-site for the children twice a year.
Business In The Community BITC logo
We value our partnership with BITC and the benefits that volunteers have brought to our school are fantastic. They have helped us to make our environment a better place for all our children. We hope to continue to be involved in initiatives such as 'Give and Gain day' for many years to come..
Cambridge Primary Review Trust CPRT logo

Harehills Primary School is proud to be working as an alliance school with Cambridge Primary Review Trust as a 'partner in learning'.

This year our Year 5 classes are taking part in a Dialogic Teaching project. Our teachers, mentored by Assistant Headteacher Mrs McMullen, will be focusing on how prioritising high quality classroom talk can enhance pupils' motivation, engagement, participation, thinking and understanding. We will share more information about the project later in the year.