RT @KTinsley_HASLA: @Miss_lambSLA @sl_academy Well done year 11. Thank you Ms Lamb. They are lucky to have such a great teacher #pride

RT @Miss_lambSLA: So proud of the @sl_academy PE students today in their moderation. You smashed it!!!

RT @BIYteenmentor: Some great work going on @sl_academy looking at #examstress and #revisiontips with year 11's. Amazing pupils, focused an…

RT @YourSchoolGames: Congratulations to our Innovation winner Teresa Bennett - standing next to the strawberry - who will now present her i…

RT @MrGreenall_TSLA: 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 yes @MrsBennett2 amazing news! Our pupils and those of the local primary schools are so lucky to have you. #tru

RT @Stlenssport: Our 4&5 children had a great afternoon yesterday @sl_academy with @MrsBennett2. Children enjoyed being taught by your bril…

RT @TSLAteaching: Another incredible piece by a GCSE student @sl_academy https://t.co/9LaLpYWLZH

RT @TSLAArt: Such professional GCSE Art final peices. Check out this incredible one is by Disson of @sl_academy #collageart #hand-embroider

RT @TSLAteaching: Stunning work from GCSE Art and photography students @sl_academy #brighterfutures https://t.co/KYXySUYLHy

RT @TSLAArt: Such a vibrant & colourful final art piece created by the very dedicated Rachael Birch of @sl_academy. #dedication #cubism #Br

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

Kay Tinsley

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Latest News
Netball success!close

Posted at: Thu, Apr 19, 2018 11:11 AM

The Academy entered two teams in the District Year 7 girls' netball tournament. Our A team were triumphant staying unbeaten all afternoon and not conceding one goal.  They had wins over our B team, Claverham Community College, Rye College and The Hastings Academy and will now go to the Sussex School Games finals on Wednesday 27th June to represent the area.

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Wear Red Day - total raisedclose

Posted at: Wed, Apr 18, 2018 3:36 PM

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Wear Red Dayclose

Posted at: Thu, Mar 29, 2018 3:01 PM

Students were invited to wear red to raise money for the British Heart Foundation on Thursday 29th March.  Activities took place all day including cake sales, throwing the sponge at the teacher and penalty shoot outs, to name but a few.  Donations are still coming in - we will announce the total at the beginning of Term 5. Read More
Gym and Dance Showcaseclose

Posted at: Thu, Mar 29, 2018 2:29 PM

The St Leonards Academy PE department presented the annual Gym and Dance Showcase on Wednesday 28th March. The main hall was full of family and friends to watch over 80 students perform – many for the first time.  Mrs Bennett said I never tire of these events, they make me so proud every time the students step out on stage. These opportunities are so important for young people as they help to build resilience, develop confidence and create bonds and friendships for life".  Thank you to...

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Latest Information
Mobile Phone Consultation Surveyclose

Posted at: Thu, Apr 26, 2018 12:00 AM

We are consulting on changes to our policy around mobile phone use in schools and the impact on learning and wider social issues.

The following very short survey is designed to help us make the right changes for the right reasons. We would appreciate it if you could take the time to complete it.


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HPV2 vaccinations for Year 8 girlsclose

Posted at: Mon, Apr 23, 2018 10:46 AM

A reminder that the HPV2 vaccinations for Year 8 girls will be taking place on Tuesday 15th May 2018. This will be the second injection following the first in September 2017.  For any queries, please contact Student Reception.

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Open Evening 2018close

Posted at: Thu, Apr 19, 2018 9:06 AM

Our Open Evening for Year 6 students and parents will be on Tuesday 2nd October 2018, 6.00 - 8.30pm. Read More