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In this section you will find a range of information for parents and carers of LEAPS-eligible students

What is LEAPS? Presentation

Please click here to find our What is LEAPS? Presentation to find out more about LEAPS.

The presentation explains more about LEAPS including who we are, what we do, and the support LEAPS offers to LEAPS-eligible students who are aiming for higher education.

We would usually deliver this presentation in person at school parents’ evenings, but as we are currently working remotely due to Covid-19 we created a recording which can be viewed at any time.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can find answers to the questions we are asked most frequently by parents and carers here.

LEAPS Parents' & Carers' Mailing List 

If you would like to receive occasional updates from LEAPS, for example news about LEAPS activities, please sign-up to our LEAPS Parents' & Carers' Mailing List here.

S5 Parents' & Carers' Information Evening

We usually host an event each spring for parents and carers of S5 LEAPS-eligible students. Should guidance allow, we hope to be able to host our next S5 Parents’ & Carers’ Information Evening in spring 2021. Please check back for updates.

Useful Resources

We have pulled together some useful resources about higher education which you can find below:

UCAS - for information regarding the application process to university courses. You can register for the parent/carer UCAS newsletter here.

SAAS - for information relating to student finance.


If you have any queries, please contact us.