RT @MrsBennett2: 2 more pathway @YourSchoolGames first week back, Quad kids & Stoolball to complete our Hastings & Rother winners going to…

RT @kate_pilgrim: Today is the day that students get to showcase what they have worked so hard for #smashthatmathsGCSE @sl_academy

RT @MrsBennett2: Fabulous @YourSchoolGames sports crew training hosted @sl_academy for 6 more schools, some superb leadership skills demons…

We would be grateful if you could complete the following Parent Survey - https://t.co/x7hxhpC0hm

RT @JToogood_TSLA: Exciting opportunity to join our fantastic team with a leadership responsibility! @sl_academy https://t.co/IuUDqk6wCH

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: Join our fantastic team! @sl_academy https://t.co/9OfuQ0Jnrm

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: Enjoyed making goodie bags for my y11 class this week. So proud of how hard they’ve worked. 1 week down, 3 to go! #prid

RT @eliselovell28: It took a lot of time, effort and hardwork putting all four teams together, but very proud of the @sl_academy atheletes…

RT @SimonNewstead: #Hastings sport: @eliselovell28 breaks county championships record with stunning first outing in new discipline @SussexA

RT @coffee33mama: @MrsBennett2 @sl_academy And honoured and thankful as a parent that you teach our children. Well done Miss Lovell 👏

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

Latest News
Swimming success!close

Posted at: Wed, May 15, 2019 11:59 AM

Congratulations 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 May. 

This 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 done... Read More

Football County Shield Winnersclose

Posted at: Fri, May 10, 2019 2:00 PM

The St 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 thrilling match.

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.


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Dance trip to the University of Brightonclose

Posted at: Thu, May 9, 2019 11:35 AM

On Tuesday 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...

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Hastings Area Opportunity Projectclose

Posted at: Thu, May 9, 2019 8:32 AM

A 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...

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Latest Information
Parent Survey 2019close

Posted at: Mon, May 20, 2019 11:12 AM

We would be grateful if you could complete the following Parent Survey.


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Open Evening 2019close

Posted at: Wed, May 15, 2019 2:58 PM

Our Open Evening for Year 6 students and parents will be on Wednesday 2nd October 2019 

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Parent Voice - 9th May 2019close

Posted at: Fri, May 3, 2019 10:08 AM

The next Parent Voice meeting will take place on Thursday 9th May 2019 at 6.00pm.


1.    Welcome

2.    Homework

3.    Study Skills

4.    Behaviour

5.    Lockers

Please email g.ferguson@hasla.org.uk with any queries.

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