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Christmas Variety Show at The Leigh Academy

Friday, December 15th, 2017

The Leigh Academy had a Christmas Variety Show on Tuesday evening with students performing Christmas songs, comedy sketches and dances to a packed Lecture Theatre. All the money raised through ticket sales and refreshments went to our Charity of the Year, Bantabami.

Oaks Primary Academy reaches final of Maidstone Schools Basketball Festival

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Oaks Primary Academy took part in the qualifying rounds of the Maidstone Schools Basketball Festival on the 8th November competing against 7 other local schools. After winning all matches bar one, they earned their place through to the overall final which took place on Wednesday 29 November. Playing a further 5 matches they reached the […]

Christmas carols at Mascalls Academy

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Tuesday 12th December was the Mascalls annual Christmas carol celebration. This is an event for all the family and was attended by staff, students, parents, children, family and friends. The evening consisted of congregational carols (including candle holding!), musical items (including the whole of Year 7 singing) and dance; the whole evening was hung together […]

Skills 30:30 at The Leigh Academy

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Ready to pass on your business advice? Will you inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs? Perhaps you have thought about hiring an apprentice but are not sure if young people have the skills you need for your business. “Get involved now if you have the chance!” Thank you to the FSB for collaborating with us […]

Community Cake and Carols at Hartley Primary Academy

Monday, December 11th, 2017

On Thursday 7th December Hartley Primary Academy invited residents living in Chantry Avenue, Round Ash Way, Oast Way and Fairby Lane to join staff and children for carol singing by the school choir. The  invitation was extended to residents from retirement and care homes in the local area. Led by Mrs Adams, the choir sang […]

Stationers’ Crown Woods Academy students help police to bring joy at Christmas

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Stationers’ Crown Woods students were thrilled to meet Police Officers today and hand over a total of 105 Christmas gift bags, all crammed with presents in response to the Metropolitan Police Christmas Tree Project 2017 Appeal, providing gifts for young people of Greenwich. Academy Appeal Coordinator, Hayley Williams said:  “This appeal really touched the hearts […]

Santa spotted at Langley Park Primary Academy’s Christmas Fair!

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Langley Park welcomed Father Christmas to the Christmas Fair. There were stalls galore, chocolate waffles, hook a candy cane, craft tables, bottle tombola and lots more. The Friends of Langley Park raised a whopping £1200 for the school.  Thank you to everyone. Pictured below are Oliver (Yr1) with Father Christmas and Lionel (YrR) with the Christmas […]

Leigh Academy students interviewed by the BBC

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Leigh Academy Post 16 students were interviewed today by the BBC who are launching a feature this week about how young people access media and the onset and dangers of ‘fake news’. The students were asked all about their use of media, where they got their news from and their understanding of how they could […]

Anti-Bullying Week at Longfield Academy

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Longfield Academy had another successful year promoting anti-bullying week. During tutor time, all students looked at the impact and significance of bullying through a variety of activities. They explored types of bullying and how to recognise it. Students looked at the shocking statistics associated with bullying and the growth of cyber bullying. They watched videos […]

LAT Modern Foreign Language teachers trained in new GCSE and A Level specifications

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

For the second, consecutive year, 25 Modern Foreign Language teachers from around Leigh Academies Trust took part in training for the new GCSE and A level specifications in French and Spanish on Wednesday, 22nd November at Stationers’ Crown Woods Academy. The training was delivered by one of AQA’s most experienced trainers and former Principal Examiner who has […]