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Search Aspect ( Belle Isle County Secondary School )
Location - Leeds & District

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South Leeds High School, Middleton Road (Belle Isle) (8 comments)
Colour image2007/8. Image shows the demolition of old buildings at South Leeds High School, Middleton Road. The school opened as Belle Isle County Secondary School in c1959. It ceased to operate as a school in 2006 when pupils transferred to the new P.F.I. South Leeds School adjacent to South Leeds Stadium. For many years it was known as 'Merlyn Rees'.
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South Leeds High School, Middleton Road (Belle Isle) (4 comments)
Colour image2007/8. View of South Leeds High School in 2006 after demolition had begun. Depending on their era ex pupils will remember it as Belle Isle County Secondary School (from c1959), Belle Isle Middle School (1970s). Merlyn Rees High School (early 1990s) and South Leeds Arts College Merlyn Rees. Finally, in 2004 it became South Leeds High School on amalgamation with Matthew Murray, operating across both campuses. A new South Leeds School opened in 2006 on a site adjacent to South Leeds Stadium.
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South Leeds High School, Middleton Road (Belle Isle) (1 comment)
Colour image2007/8. View from Middleton Road of the former Belle Isle County Secondary School built c1959. After several changes of name and organisation (Belle Isle Middle School, Merlyn Rees, South Leeds Arts College Merlyn Rees) it finally closed in the September of 2006. The final two years as South Leeds High School were the result of an amalgamation with Matthew Murray. Pupils now attend South Leeds School, a new PFI school which opened in 2006.
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South Leeds High School, Middleton Road (Belle Isle)
Black & White image2007/8. Image shows South Leeds High School after its closure in 2006. It was opened c1959-60 when it was known as Belle Isle County Secondary School. Many people will remember it as Merlyn Rees. In this photograph demolition work has begun on the building. Former pupils now attend the new P.F.I. South Leeds School which opened in 2006 on a site adjacent to South Leeds Stadium.
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South Leeds High School, Middleton Road (Belle Isle)
Colour image2007/8. Demolition has begun on South Leeds High School, also remembered as Merlyn Rees and Belle Isle County Secondary School. For a period in the 1970s it was a middle school, catering for Belle Isle pupils between 9 and 13. It became South Leeds High School on amalgamation with Matthew Murray in 2004. Pupils were transferred to the new South Leeds School in 2006 and demolition began on the two old school sites, Merlyn Rees and Matthew Murray.
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