Careers Focus on Law at Wilmington Academy

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Sincere thanks to Legal Executive, Alexander Millward of local law firm Thomson, Snell and Passmore for coming into Wilmington Academy to speak with Year 12 law students recently. Giving an overview of his career thus far, Alexander explained his route having studied at University before becoming a Paralegal and progressing onto then becoming a Legal […]

KMT judged Good by Ofsted

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Leigh Academies Trust is delighted with the outcome from the recent Ofsted inspection of KMT. Over the past 6 years KMT has maintained high levels of outcomes and employment and managed this whilst at the same time increasing the number of schools and trainees that it works with. KMT currently works with over 70 schools […]

Merry Christmas from LAT

Friday, December 21st, 2018

Leigh Academies Trust would like to wish all staff and students a very merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Healthy Minds at The Leigh Academy

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

The Leigh Academy is proud to have been one of 32 schools nationally taking part in a pilot delivering the Healthy Minds curriculum for the last four years. This PHSE programme aims to develop students’ resilience and emotional well-being. This video shows the powerful impact of the programme at The Leigh and shares the national […]

Extended Project Qualification Final Presentations at The Leigh UTC

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

With some 40 Year 13 students completing Extended Project Qualifications at The Leigh UTC this year, three days of final presentations were held last week with panels of industry professionals joining teachers Mr Gittings and Mr Ogunrekun to assess students work. As a first opportunity to conduct independent research, students chose either an artefact or […]

Inspiration Academy and The Leigh UTC students compete in FIRST LEGO Challenge Tournament

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

On Wednesday 5th December 2018 students from across Inspiration Academy and The Leigh UTC joined schools from across Kent to compete in the FIRST LEGO Challenge Tournament. The students collaborated on a number of engineering issues linked to the theme of space. These included construction challenges and robotic programming as well delivering presentations and solving […]

The Mayor of Greenwich officially opens new restaurant at The Halley Academy

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Staff and students at the Halley Academy were delighted to welcome the Mayor of Greenwich, Councillor Christine May, to the academy on Monday 3rd December to officially open the new restaurant. The Mayor met with Simon Beamish, LAT CEO, Sue Crocker, LAT Business Director and representatives from the companies involved in the construction project.  The […]