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.
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to Elisha in Year 8 who reached the final of the U14 200m fly at the
South East Swimming Championships at the K2 in Crawley over the weekend of 11th/12th
was Elisha’s first taste of regional competition and with 88 clubs competing,
this was a fantastic achievement to make the final where she finished an
impressive 7th. Elisha trains for 12 hours a week with the Hastings
Seagull Swimming Club and her hard work certainly paid off. Well
Leonards Academy’ s Year 11 football team have ended their time at the Academy
together in the best possible way by winning the County Shield final in a
Taking on a
very good Patcham High School, the boys started on the front foot and dominated
the first half taking a well-deserved 3-0 lead into the break with goals from
Jack, Harryand Will. With the strong wind then coming at
them, the game appeared to be turning as Patcham scored 2 quick goals.
30th March a group of students travelled to the University of
Brighton to an evening of dance with the James Wilton Dance Company. We were
lucky enough to see a piece from the University of Brighton all male company
‘Kickstart’ called Edge and a piece from the all female company ‘Fidget’ called
Woman and Wolf. James Wilton Dance then
performed an extract from their latest piece ‘Storm’ and held a Q&A session.
The students were awestruck by the incredible...
selection of students from The St Leonards Academy were invited to join a Hastings Area
Opportunity project with Hofesh Schecter Dance Company. The students enjoyed a
full practical day including a workshop with the company at the White Rock
Theatre working with the company’s artistic director and then a skate workshop
at the SourcePark followed by another intensive dance workshop with 2 of the
Hofesh company dancers.The
students were completely inspired and thoroughly enjoyed...