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Previous Events


Every day is Black History Day
Sept 2023

As part of our Phoenix Cultural Enrichment Programme , our young people were encouraged to research and create a presentation about a Black Woman who inspires them . They presented their ideas to friends and family at the African Caribbean Day on Maidstone Rd , as part of a Black Pound Day event.

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Phoenix Black Pound Day 2022

Many came to support our young people aged 8-18 years old!


Hosted at the African Caribbean Centre on Saturday 3rd December, the Phoenix Black Pound Day was a success, with a few young people managing to raise over £100 for a sickle cell charity.

Attended by the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Leicester.

Well done to all who participated and thank you to all who attended, supported and purchased.

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Phoenix Agenda Student Achievement Evening 2022

In collaboration with the African Heritage Alliance


Friday 18th November 2022 @ 7:00 pm






Our first in-person awards evening for the 2021/2022 academic year. An evening to highlight the successes of our students and alumni.


Phoenix Agenda Half Term Drama Workshop

Date: Thursday 20th October 2022 

Time: 2-4pm

Location: African Caribbean Centre, Leicester, LE2 0UA


Back to School -Importance of
Parent Voice

Hear how you can support your child this academic year and the aim will be for parents to form a Black Parents Forum in Leicester.

Friday 26th August @ 7-9pm

Brought to you by the African Heritage Alliance.


The World Reimagined Workshop

The World Reimagined is a ground-breaking, national art education project to transform how we understand the Transatlantic Trade in Enslaved Africans and its impact on all of us.

Friday 5th August 2022, 3-5pm

Leicester Museum and Art Gallery

53 New Walk, LE1 7EA


Photographed: Phoenix student with the Lord Mayor of Leicester at 'The World Reimagined' Workshop in August 2022.


PASS Science Fair March 26th 2022

Our students showcased their varied science projects and were supported by parents and the local community. We are so proud to share just a snippet of this inspiring day. Children are the future.

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World Afro Day "Little Big Hair Assembly" 2021

Wednesday 15th September 2021 

We are pleased to invite you to host your own “Little Big Hair Assembly” on the 15th September 2021. This will also mark the 5th anniversary of World Afro Day®

Image by Erwan Hesry

Phoenix Community Mentoring Celebration Event

Friday 27th March 2021 at 4:00pm

- We are happy to announce our annual celebration event!

- This recognised and rewarded our mentors and mentees for all of their hard work and dedication over the past year.


AHA Public Meeting: Campaigning and Community Organising

Friday 26th March 2021 at 6:50pm

Please join our discussion on education. With the many hours of education lost to our children because of COVID-19. JOIN US to hear from experts and the children themselves.

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Phoenix Cultural Enrichment Session

Saturday 13th February from 10:00 am

- Focused on leadership

- ​Via Zoom​

- Primary children: 10:00am start

- KS3 and KS4: 11:00 start

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Virtual Family Night Quiz

Saturday 19th December 2020


- Family night package included: Book, popcorn, drink (all delivered prior to event).

- Package provided to each Phoenix student

-Content of quiz was based on the book "Black and British" by David Olusoga

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Phoenix Agenda Summer Programme

22nd July, 10:00am – 29 Aug,



Phoenix Agenda Summer Programme

An integrated summer programme that supports the "whole child"

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Phoenix Community Mentoring Project

9th May, 10:00am – 11:20am

Zoom meeting

We have recently successfully received funding from the Violence Reduction Network to implement Phase 1 of our Community Mentoring Project.

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Education of the Black Child - Leicester

16th April, 12:00pm – 17:00pm

African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Rd, Leicester LE2 0UA, UK

Securing positive Community foundations for our young people to excel.

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Big Bang Science Trip

14th March, 09:00am – 17:00pm

Location is TBD

Phoenix trip to the Big Bang in Birmingham


Curve Theatre Trip

31st January, 19:00pm – 22:00pm

Location is TBD

The play is "Trojan Horse" - Tickets are £10 .


Contact Phoenix Staff for further details.

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Marvel's Black Panther

12th October 2019, 14:00pm

African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Rd, Leicester LE2 0UA, UK

After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T’Challa’s courage as king, and as Black Panther, gets tested when he is drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk.

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Phoenix Agenda Supplementary School

13th September 2019, 19:00pm

African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Rd, Leicester LE2 0UA, UK

PASS term begins from 10 am to 12pm at African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Road, Leicester


Education of the Black Child - Leicester

31st Aug 2019, 10:00am – 12:00pm

African Caribbean Centre, Maidstone Rd, Leicester LE2 0UA, UK

Nothing will work unless you do.

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