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LAT Post-16 results 2017-18

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Post-16 students across LAT’s secondary academies collected their results this morning. Click here to find out how they got on and read about their future plans.

Have a great summer!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Leigh Academies Trust would like to wish all of its staff and students a wonderful summer!

HUGE fundraising total reached across all LAT academies for Greg Keating

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

This month, academies across LAT took  part in fundraising activities to support Greg Keating, a Teacher of ICT  at our Mascalls Academy who earlier this year contracted meningococcal sepsis and Neisseria meningitis. Initially, doctors feared for his life as the sepsis caused total organ failure along with necrosis of the legs and fingers, resulting in him being placed in […]

Gareth Johnson, MP for Dartford visits Cherry Orchard Primary Academy

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

We were delighted to welcome Gareth Johnson, MP for Dartford, to Cherry Orchard Primary Academy in the Ebbsfleet Garden City on Friday 20th July, for a visit. Mr Johnson was especially keen to explore the various successes the academy has achieved over its first year since opening in September 2017. Cherry Orchard is the first […]

Annual Year 10 Careers Convention

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

European School of Osteopathy Thursday 12th July saw the third annual Leigh Academies Trust year 10 Careers Convention. Based upon an industry-type exhibition, over 900 Trust students from Longfield Academy, The Leigh Academy, Wilmington Academy, The Leigh UTC , Strood Academy and Milestone @ The Leigh Academy had the opportunity to visit almost 60 exhibitors […]

Planning Permission Granted at Wilmington Academy

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

We are delighted that permission has been granted for a new teaching block at Wilmington Academy after two years of working with Kent County Council and the local grammar schools to address the legitimate concerns of local residents over traffic and parking. Wilmington Academy changed its school day, installed another bus lane and enhanced an […]

Eastcote Primary Academy: on-track for Ofsted “outstanding”

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

We are delighted to publish the Ofsted letter for Eastcote Primary Academy in Bexley following their recent inspection. The lead inspector, Sir Robin Bosher, identified significant and sustained improvement at Eastcote and has recommended that inspectors visit again soon for a full two-day inspection to test the hypothesis that the academy is now outstanding. Eastcote […]

LAT Primary Sports Day 2018

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Following the enormous success of the first ever LAT Primary School Sports Day, we were fortunate to be able to continue celebrating and showcasing our talented athletes across all six Trust Primary Schools this year who have pupils in key stage 2. Ten boys and ten girls from Yr 5 & Yr 6, who have […]

Mock interviews at Longfield Academy

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Following on from a series of CV workshops in June, year 12 students at Longfield Academy had the opportunity last week to apply for and sit mock interviews. Students were given the option to sit either a mock university entrance interview or one for a job or apprenticeship. Whilst job and apprenticeship roles included that […]

LAT Awards 2018

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Thursday 12th July saw the second annual LAT Awards take place at Strood Academy. It was a glittering, red-carpet event to celebrate the achievements of some of our very best staff and governors. Nominees were put forward by their colleagues and winners were decided by an independent panel of judges. The evening started with a […]