RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: A huge thank you to @reacheverygen for delivering excellent staff training and student workshops @sl_academy today. The…

RT @LewisHall81: Excellent training session with @reacheverygen @sl_academy today. A good reminder of the wider context of education in the…

RT @BIYteenmentor: We're back with a brand new #AngerManagement workshop @sl_academy tomorrow ⭐ This time we're not only educating you arou…

RT @Emma_ECDL_SLA: A useful link for my year 10s on Julius Caesar @sl_academy #knowtheplay #Shakespeare https://t.co/yNgeoNdj0V

RT @DaisyGlazeTSLA: Very proud of the Y11 football team for their impressive win tonight. @sl_academy #pride #welldoneboys

Parents' Voice scheduled to take place at 6pm tonight @sl_academy has been cancelled due to staff absence.

Parents' Voice: 6pm tonight @sl_academy. All welcome. Agenda: mobile phone policy & anti-bullying policy. For furth… https://t.co/zooV3aEnPn

RT @MrsBennett2: Well done @sl_academy netball teams https://t.co/Xx827iWpUH

RT @Mr_Phillips_S: Students enjoy coding club, one of the many clubs running after school at the TSLA. @sl_academy https://t.co/ArGDZZzEon

RT @MissLower: So lovely to welcome our wonderful guest from Sierra Leone this evening. @sl_academy https://t.co/AP10jN0wtw

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

Stuart Smith
Interim Principal
Latest News
Hastings Apprenticeship and Jobs Fairclose

Posted at: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 3:49 PM

Year 10 and 11 students were given the opportunity to attend Amber Rudd’s Apprenticeship and Jobs Fair on Friday 28th September. Students were able to browse 35 stands from local businesses, colleges and apprenticeship providers and were given help, advice and practical hands on tips.  Year 11 students who attended this event also participated in a question and answer session from a Barclays Bank apprentice – who happened to be an alumni student!

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Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Supportclose

Posted at: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 2:19 PM

On Friday 28th September the Year 7 team held a cake sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The event was fantastic, with a large number of pupils bringing in cakes that they had been busy preparing the evening before. From cupcakes to Victoria sponges, the cakes on offer were amazing, and were sold throughout both break times on Friday to both staff and pupils who helped us raise an amazing £195 for this fantastic charity. A special thank you should be made to all of the pupils...

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Robyn meets the Duke and Duchess of Sussexclose

Posted at: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 2:04 PM

Many congratulations to Robyn in Year 10 who was one of 5 young people selected by the Hastings Youth Council to meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their first official trip to Sussex on Wednesday 3rd October.  Robyn has been a member of the Hastings Youth Council for 2 years, representing the scouts and is a member of a team organising the Mental Health Takeover Day in November.

The Duke and Duchess spent 45 minutes speaking to the group at the Joff Centre in Peacehaven,...

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Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Supportclose

Posted at: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 2:26 PM

Cake Sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

On Friday 28th September, Year 7 will be hosting a cake sale in the main hall for students and staff in order to raise money for the Macmillan Cancer Support charity. Each tutor group has been given the challenge to put their baking skills to the test and to bring in their best bakes to be sold during both break times on Friday 28th. Staff at the Academy will also be taking part in a staff bake off, organised by Mrs Glaze, with all cakes also...
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Latest Information
End of Term 1 / Start of Term 2close

Posted at: Tue, Oct 9, 2018 9:08 AM

Term 1 will end on Thursday 18th October at 3.00pm.

Term 2 will begin on Monday 29th October at 8.50am.

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Parent Evening dates 2018/2019close

Posted at: Fri, Oct 5, 2018 12:06 PM

29th November 2018        Year 11 Parent Evening

24th January 2019            Year 11 Parent Info Evening / Year 7 Parent Evening

5th February 2019             Year 8 Parent Evening

7th March 2019                 Year 9 Parent Evening

21st March 2019               Year 11 Parent Evening

25th April 2019                  Year 11 Parent Info Evening

2nd May 2019                    Year 10 Parent... Read More

Reminder: Early closure on 2nd Octoberclose

Posted at: Fri, Sep 28, 2018 10:42 AM

Reminder: On Tuesday 2nd October, the Academy will be closing to students at 12.40pm to enable staff to prepare for Open Evening. Read More