RT @MissTasker_TSLA: Look who checked in at austen school this afternoon @sl_academy @GuytonColin #RoyalWedding2018 https://t.co/ziaSnzMP61

RT @MrsBennett2: Great way to end the week, area year 5/6 Cricket @HorntyePark well organised by @SussexCricketFd & superb umpiring by @sl_

RT @Miss_lambSLA: This is it, last P.E exam. @sl_academy yr11s. You've worked hard, you know your stuff. Go and smash it. #brighterfutures

RT @ArtDeptTSLA: Art & Photography Annual #Exhibition 2018 #SaveTheDate Tuesday 26th June: 6pm - 8pm @sl_academy, Edinburgh Road, St Leaona…

RT @KTinsley_HASLA: So proud to be the Principal @sl_academy today. Well done Year 11 ! Well done to our fabulous staff for supporting them…

RT @MrsBennett2: Wonderful @YourSchoolGames Yr 7 street 20 cricket, thanks @ClaverhamPE for hosting, congratulations @BexhillAcademy winner…

RT @MrGreenall_TSLA: Great revision session with Year 8 mastery in prep for their science test tomorrow. You can do it! @sl_academy #molymo

RT @Emma_ECDL_SLA: It's the personal touches that come from the heart that mean so much @DaisyGlazeTSLA my son @sl_academy has had an ext…

RT @Mrssadler_TSLA: @eliselovell28 @sl_academy Well done everyone ! Amazing performances 😀

RT @eliselovell28: What a debut in the ESAA Track and Field Cup for the @sl_academy boys! Year 7&8 boys 2nd, and Year 9&10 3rd in the East…

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
Sussex Teacher of the Year 2018!close

Posted at: Mon, May 21, 2018 11:55 AM

Many congratulations to Daisy Glaze, English teacher and Head of McKellen school who has been awarded Sussex Teacher of the Year 2018.  Daisy was nominated by a parent for her inspirational teaching. 

The Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards highlights the county’s inspiring support staff, school volunteers and teachers who have gone the extra mile to ensure their pupils and the wider school community receive the best education.

Principal, Kay Tinsley said “Daisy is not only an...

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Art & Photography Annual Exhibition 2018close

Posted at: Fri, May 18, 2018 10:53 AM

The Art & Photography Annual Exhibition will take place in the Main Hall on Tuesday 26th June - 6pm to 8pm.

This will be a showcase of Year 11 work from the Art & Photography GCSE course.

All welcome!

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

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Latest Information
Good progress made with preparations for data protection changesclose

Posted at: Fri, May 11, 2018 3:41 PM

The St Leonards Academy is part of the University of Brighton Academies Trust; a network of 15 academies in Sussex all supporting each other, and their pupils, to excel.

The Trust continues to make good progress with preparations for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which becomes law on 25 May 2018.  

The changes to the law will have a significant impact across the Trust, including its academies and central teams. Informed by...

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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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