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.
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students were recently involved in an incredible display of high quality dance and
gymnastics performed to a jam packed and appreciative audience of family and
had performed their dress rehearsal earlier in the day to local primary schools
and all went very smoothly. For the evening show, the dancers and gymnasts
shone even brighter with some fantastic classwork and extra-curricular club
pieces. The gymnasts treated the audience to some...
Well done our one of our Year 7 students who recently spoke in assembly about her recent trip to India to attend a relative's wedding. Below are a few lines from her:
During February half term I
attended my aunt's wedding in India. Indian weddings are very extensive; they
are celebrated with extensive decorations, colours, music, dancing and rituals.
All weddings in India can last up to three days, this can range from
pre-wedding rituals, for example, henna evenings to the main ceremony...
Wednesday 20th March, the Design Technology department took 44 Year 7 pupils
to the Warner Brothers Studios to experience the making of the Harry Potter
film series. The day began with a tour of the great hall, followed by a try out
on the broomsticks, before venturing into the forbidden forest experience. This
was followed with a visit to platform 9¾, as well as enjoying some
delicious butter beer, and of course a look in the house at the infamous Privet
Drive and shops of Diagon...
Hastings Mini-Run – TSLA gets the top 4 spotsclose
Posted at: Wed, Mar 27, 2019 2:40 PM
Hastings Mini-Run – TSLA gets the top 4 spots
Many congratulations to the students from The St Leonards
Academy who gained the top 4 places in the Hastings Mini-Run on Sunday 24th
March. The race, for runners between 7
and 16 years of age, took place just after the Hastings Half Marathon began. There were large crowds at the finishing line
to welcome all 159 runners.