RT @MissTasker_TSLA: My heart was in my mouth watching students come down from the top of the ski slope! ⛷⛷⛷@sl_academy https://t.co/WNNX7N…

RT @TrishDooley: @kate_pilgrim @sl_academy @Maxframemaths @JToogood_TSLA Fabulous work in maths @sl_academy. @HastingsMaths

RT @kate_pilgrim: Fab manipulatives training session by Mr Frame, concrete and visuals to aid understanding. @sl_academy @TrishDooley @maxf

RT @MissTasker_TSLA: Look at him go! @sl_academy @BowlesRocks #haveagoatskiing 🎿 https://t.co/Eyh8KfIs8a

RT @MissTasker_TSLA: Mr Hogan is showing us how it’s done! #skislope @sl_academy @BowlesRocks https://t.co/uXfgIbjBEm

RT @MissTasker_TSLA: We have hit the ski slopes ⛷ @BowlesRocks @sl_academy https://t.co/ZQRpBsVogb

RT @MissTasker_TSLA: Group 5 have just started pool kayaking this morning @BowlesRocks @sl_academy #tryingsomethingnew https://t.co/6QRFijV…

RT @MissTasker_TSLA: Morning from @sl_academy year 8 @BowlesRocks Who’s up for a pre breakfast game of football? https://t.co/KwKnxelz1v

Year 8 Bowles Trip: We have arrived safe and sound at Bowles. Beds have been made, lunch eaten and we are about to start our first activity.

RT @AlexGrant_VPSP: Thank you @CanterburyCCUni #CCCUOutreach for an excellent #DegreeInADay The @VilliersPark Scholars had a great day expe…

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
Christmas Jumper Day - Friday 14th Decemberclose

Posted at: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 9:43 AM

On Friday 14th December pupils will have the option to wear a Christmas Jumper day to help raise money for the Save the Children charity.

This will be a full uniform day, but a Christmas jumper can be worn in addition to normal uniform with a £1 donation.

 All pupils should arrive to school in their normal uniform on the day. 

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Staff success at the Sussex Sports Awardsclose

Posted at: Mon, Dec 3, 2018 11:25 AM

Many congratulations to Teresa Bennett from The St Leonards Academy who has won the  Wave Leisure Outstanding Contribution to Sport Award and also to former student Sarah Graham who has won the Active Sussex Young Volunteer of the Year Award. Read More
Train to teach with the University of Brighton Academies Trustclose

Posted at: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 4:07 PM

The University of Brighton Academies Trust invites individuals interested in a career in teaching to apply for a place on its School Direct teacher training programme, starting in September 2019.


School Direct is a year-long postgraduate teacher...

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Calling all former studentsclose

Posted at: Fri, Nov 23, 2018 11:42 AM

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Latest Information
Surviving Christmasclose

Posted at: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 10:18 AM

This year, Year 7 students at The St Leonards Academy will again be supporting the local Surviving Christmas charity, which helps families in need over the festive period.  For more information, please visit http://www.survivingchristmas.co.uk/hampers/

The following items are needed to go out in the hampers.  Any donations will be gratefully received up until Tuesday 18th December and can be handed in to the Year 7 team:

Teabags, sugar, coffee, biscuits, breakfast cereal such as...

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Parents Evenings 2019close

Posted at: Thu, Dec 6, 2018 1:16 PM

24th January 2019            Year 11 Parent Info Evening / Year 7 Parent Evening

7th February 2019             Year 8 Parent & Options Evening  (Please note change of date)

7th March 2019                 Year 9 Parent Evening

21st March 2019               Year 11 Parent Evening

25th April 2019                  Year 11 Parent Info Evening

2nd May 2019                    Year 10 Parent... Read More

Parents' Voiceclose

Posted at: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 12:53 PM

The next Parents' Voice meeting will take place on Thursday 31st January 2019 at 6.00pm. Read More