RT @LewisHall81: Very interesting range of songs chosen for homework by Year 9 Sociology students @sl_academy I’ve certainly learnt a few t…

RT @JToogood_TSLA: Really enjoyed today’s lesson exploring mathematical language and developing concepts through bar models with Year 7’s #…

RT @MrsBennett2: Thank you @sl_academy @Stlenssport @StLensHead for your amazing support for the @YourSchoolGames innovation award film @Yo

Well done Maesi - good luck for Sunday. https://t.co/mH5E2iXBRa

RT @MissKemp12: Year 10 and 11 @TSLAteaching @sl_academy , revise your Julius Caesar quotations using @memrise . Just follow the link below…

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: Fantastic to see so many Y11 boys at the school football trials tonight. @sl_academy #pride

RT @MrsBennett2: Fabulous attendance at extra curricular PE clubs this week @sl_academy brilliant to see over 50 at gym club today after sc…

RT @DazMaths: Great work from Year 10 students using bar models to help share amounts into ratios. @sl_academy @HastingsMaths @kate_pilgrim

RT @DazMaths: Some fantastic work from our new year 7 students. We especially enjoyed using manipulatives to represent the base 10 number s…

RT @MrsBennett2: Fabulous to meet with Hastings & Rother Primary PE coordinators today @sl_academy discussing great ideas @YourSchoolGames

Pride Through Success
Welcome to the St Leonards Academy

It is with huge pride that I welcome you to The St Leonards Academy. We are an innovative school with dedicated and determined staff, united by our values. We have approximately 1450 students and have the highest expectations that each and every child will achieve personal and academic success. We also support every student to contribute actively and positively to the Academy and the community that we serve.

Students at our Academy experience a creative and dynamic approach to learning in all their lessons. In 2017 we secured our best ever GCSE results and were awarded recognition of 'exceptional results' by the SSAT. In February 2017, we were judged 'Good' by Ofsted and the inspection team recognised that we are on the journey to becoming outstanding.

I hope you find all the information you require on this website but please do contact us if you would like to know more or to arrange to visit us. If you would like to be kept up to date with developments at The St Leonards Academy then I recommend following us on twitter at @sl_academy

Stuart Smith
Interim Principal
Latest News
Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Supportclose

Posted at: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 2:26 PM

Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

On Friday 28th September, Year 7 will be hosting a cake sale in the main hall for students and staff in order to raise money for the Macmillan Cancer Support charity. Each tutor group has been given the challenge to put their baking skills to the test and to bring in their best bakes to be sold during both break times on Friday 28th. Staff at the Academy will also be taking part in a staff bake off, organised by Mrs Glaze, with all cakes also...
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Leadership at The St Leonards Academyclose

Posted at: Mon, Sep 3, 2018 11:18 AM

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A helping hand over the summer holidayclose

Posted at: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 3:18 PM

Students at The St Leonards Academy have been working with Dom’s Food Mission this week to make meals for members of the Hastings and St Leonards community that need them most. Donations from staff, students, parents, local businesses, as well as surplus food provided by Dom’s Food Mission, has meant that over the week, 120 students have participated in the project and prepared over 40 meals each day.

With the very kind donations we received, we were able to make stir-fries, spaghetti...
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Sporting Successclose

Posted at: Fri, Jul 20, 2018 11:50 AM

Town Sports Success for The St Leonards Academy

The St Leonards Academy won the annual Town Sports competition for the 5th year in a row. In the toughest event for many years where all schools came with full teams, the Academy managed to have its most successful ever medal haul, winning 64 medals (24 gold, 18 silver and 22 bronze) from 96 events.  Along with the main trophy, The St Leonards Academy also took home 5 of the 8 team awards.

The younger years led the way winning the...

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Latest Information
Open Evening 2018 - extended opening timeclose

Posted at: Mon, Sep 17, 2018 1:46 PM

We have extended the time for our Open Evening on Tuesday 2nd October to start at 4.00pm.  Mr Smith, the Principal will be available from this time for any questions. Read More
Additional Open Morningsclose

Posted at: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 2:03 PM

The Academy will be open for tours on:

Monday 1st October

Tuesday 2nd October

Wednesday 3rd October

Thursday 4th October

Friday 5th October

The tours are by appointment only and will leave from the Main Reception at 9.30am.  Please ring 01424 448740 to make an appointment

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Early closure - 2/10/18 - Open Eveningclose

Posted at: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 10:53 AM

On Tuesday 2nd October, the Academy will be closing to students at 12.40pm to enable staff to prepare for Open Evening. Read More