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Milestone Academy Careers Fair

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Yesterday, all secondary and 6th form students at Milestone Academy enjoyed their annual Careers Fair. The event was very well supported by exhibitors from a wide range of organisations who offer education or support to young people with learning difficulties. The event was made extra special as LAT’s Chief Executive Simon Beamish was at the academy during […]

Inspiration Academy Ground-breaking Ceremony

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

The traditional ground-breaking ceremony was carried out recently for the new Inspiration Academy opening September 2017 as part of The Leigh UTC campus on the Bridge development in Dartford. As part of the ceremony, representatives from the building contractors (BAM), architects (Jestico Whiles), local councillor, Tom Maddison for Dartford North and the Education Funding Agency […]

Staffing updates following free schools announcement

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

    Please see the attached announcement from Chief Executive, Simon Beamish in respect of staffing updates following approval from central government to open three new free schools. free-school-staffing-updates-april-2017   Dee Pickerill, Principal Designate – Bearsted Academy    

LAT sponsors the Dartford Business Awards 2017

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

As part of Leigh Academy Trust’s commitment to working with business, we are delighted to sponsor the Commitment to Skills Award, within the newly-launched Dartford Business Awards programme. It is essential that young people have access to the tools that will help them to progress their careers and lead fulfilling lives.  Leigh Academies Trust is […]

LAT’s Academy Improvement Strategy

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Leigh Academies Trust’s Improvement Strategy is available to download here. academy-improvement-strategy-booklet-2017-1

Rise and Shine! Business mentoring breakfast at Wilmington Academy

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Are you interested in finding out more about how you can help to develop and inspire the next generation? Wilmington Academy is pleased to be hosting a Rise and Shine business mentoring breakfast on June 21st to inform local businesses about this exciting scheme.

LAT explains grading changes

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

For those working in recruitment, HR or offering apprenticeships, Leigh Academies Trust are holding a free grading changes event at Longfield Academy on Tuesday 4th July. Grading structures to the GCSE examinations are changing and will be reflected within the CV’s which you will shortly be receiving. Would you know a pass if you saw […]

Happy Easter from LAT!

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Leigh Academies Trust would like to wish you all a very happy Easter.