RT @BIYteenmentor: Immensely proud to have won Best Business 2018 at the #moreradioawards last night! ⭐ A huge thank you to my amazing team…

RT @WilliamsonMissC: Such a perfect send off last night for a lovely group of Year 11’s organised by the amazing Mrs Glaze. Team Austen eve…

RT @NHinton_Author: What a terrific visit today at St Leonards Academy @sl_academy. Met so many great kids and had to answer loads of inter…

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: Last night’s @sl_academy y11 prom was amazing! Staff and students enjoyed a night they’ll never forget. Such a lovely e…

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: All ready for tonight’s @sl_academy Y11 prom! Now time to go home and get ready before the main event. #cantwait #tslap

RT @MrsBennett2: Super FA Primary teachers award hosted @sl_academy for local teachers in Hastings & Rother. Some great innovative games id…

RT @MrGreenall_TSLA: Gutted not to be at @sl_academy year 11 prom tonight. You guys have had an incredible 5 years at the academy and done…

RT @Emma_ECDL_SLA: @NHinton_Author Thank you so much for talking to us today at our literacy festival @sl_academy we think your fabulous…

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: #tsla2018prom is tomorrow night! Very excited! @sl_academy https://t.co/vEim4SCMGa

RT @Emma_ECDL_SLA: Proof that literacy lessons have had a massive impact @sl_academy I really couldn't be prouder. What fabulous work 😁 #li

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
Villiers Park successclose

Posted at: Fri, Jul 6, 2018 7:49 AM

Two St Leonards Academy students have been awarded the Mike Baker Scholar of the Year Award for their involvement in the Villiers Park Scholarships programme. This programme aims to inspire some of our students to aspire to university in the future where there may be no history of higher education amongst these students’ families. Katie in Year 10 and Ben in Year 11 were the very worthy recipients of this award at a presentation evening at Sussex Coast College on 4th July.


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Martial Arts ace crowned European Kuk Sool Won Grand Championclose

Posted at: Thu, Jun 14, 2018 8:42 AM

A Year 10 student at The St Leonards Academy student is the European Kuk Sool Won Grand Champion.  She competed in the European Grand Championship of Kuk Sool Won on Saturday 2nd June at The University of East Anglia Sportpark in Norwich, putting in an impressive performance to win the gold medal, along with two silver and one copper. Kuk Sool Won is a Korean martial art founded by In Hyuk Suh in 1958 which uses all traditional forms of Korean fighting techniques through history.  This...

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National IT Competition winnerclose

Posted at: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 11:29 AM

Wizarding World of Harry Potter awaits Microsoft Office exam winner from The St Leonards Academy

A Year 11 student from The St Leonards Academy has been successful in a national IT competition.  He has made it through to the MOS Four Nations Championship Final in the ‘Word’ category.  He is one of 24 students who will be competing at the MOS Four National Championship Final 2018 on Friday 22nd June at the Design Museum in London.  The three champions (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)...

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Art & Photography Annual Exhibition 2018close

Posted at: Fri, Jun 8, 2018 3:06 PM

The St Leonards Academy Art Department presents its Annual Art & Photography exhibition which showcases over 100 of our yr11 exam students.

The work shown in the exhibition is a variety of coursework and exam work that has been produced over the past 2 years in both the Art, Craft and Design GCSE and also the Photography GCSE course.

The exhibition will be open to the public on Tuesday 26th June between 6pm—8pm. We are inviting you to join us in celebrating the fantastic...

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Latest Information
Sept 2018 - Term 1 datesclose

Posted at: Fri, Jul 13, 2018 10:51 AM

Monday 3rd September – Inset Day

Tuesday 4th September – Inset Day

Wednesday 5th September – Years 7 & 11 start at 8.50am

Thursday 6th September – Years 8, 9 & 10 start at... Read More

End of Term 6close

Posted at: Tue, Jun 26, 2018 2:03 PM

Term will end on Friday 20th July at 12.30pm Read More

Posted at: Tue, Jun 26, 2018 2:01 PM

Blazers are not expected to be brought in or worn for the remainder of the summer term. Read More