Computer club at The Leigh UTC

Monday, November 18th, 2019

At the after school computing club at The Leigh UTC, the Year 7 students are working to build a computer and the Year 10’s are creating their adventure game on Python. Ryan (building the PC) and Stephen (assisting Ryan to gather parts for the PC) Steven, Abi and Waleed (at that very moment, Waleed had […]

Inventing at Stoke Primary and Allhallows Primary Academies

Thursday, November 14th, 2019

Robin Class at Stoke Primary Academy (mixed year 3 and 4) Sincere thanks to Phil Edwards of Weald Technology for delivering two workshops on inventing- one at Stoke Primary Academy and one at Allhallows Primary Academy. In the run up to the forthcoming inter-Trust competition #LeighInnovate19, pupils very much enjoyed thought provoking challenges: Challenge 1- […]

Skills Day at Stationers’ Crown Woods Academy

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Tuesday 5th November saw a whole day of skills events for students at Stationers’ Crown Woods Academy. Hosted as a joint event between the Stationers Livery Company, Leigh Academies Trust and Stationers Crown Woods Academy, the day began with Brushing Up Your Skills, with students from years 12 and 13 participating in a carousel of […]

Former Leigh UTC student graduates from Siemens

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

A huge congratulations to former Leigh UTC student Harry who has graduated from Siemens. Harry is now a fully qualified Siemens Train Technician and is currently working on Heathrow Express and TFL Rail. Well done Harry!

We remembered them

Monday, November 11th, 2019

Students, staff and governors of academies within Leigh Academies Trust, together with members of the Royal British Legion, the Stationers’ Livery Company and other distinguished guests came together this morning to remember the fallen service men and women of the two World Wars and the 12,000 killed or injured since 1945. Students across the Trust’s […]

Vision 2025

Friday, November 8th, 2019

Please click here to download LAT’s Vision 2025.

Bearsted Primary Academy and Snowfields Academy

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

As of the middle of October, the construction of the two new academies has advanced rapidly, so that both will open at the start of September 2020. This photo ( left) shows the completed steel work of Bearsted Primary Academy with a view from Snowfields Academy across what will be the horticultural area for the […]

LAT features in Corporate Social Responsibility video

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Thursday 17th October saw the launch of the CSR 2025 forum where companies came together to share ideas on CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility). Hosted at Bridgewood Manor Hotel by Longfield Academy governor, Tracy-Anne Barker of TA Barker Associates, featured within the launch was local business, RJ Power. To see video footage of their case study, […]

Careers in Sport at Wilmington Academy

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

On Friday 18th October, Wilmington Academy held the first in an extensive series of drop down careers assemblies. Guest speaker, Elliott Reid, owner of the Revitalise Clinic in Gravesend related his story of how he came to be a business owner through his interest in health, love of boxing and desire to solve problems. His […]