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
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...
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.
On Monday 16th July, students and staff had a
fantastic time at the Warner Bros. StudioTour London –
The Making of Harry Potter.They saw first-hand the sets,
costumes, and props used in all the Harry Potter films, and went inside some of
the films' locations including the Great Hall, Dumbledore's office and Hagrid's
hut. This was a wonderful opportunity to reward the 50 hardest working students at the end of their first year at the Academy.