World Book Day at Leigh Academies Trust

By E Johnson on Thursday, March 5th, 2020 in News. No Comments

Academies across LAT have been celebrating World Book Day.  Staff and students went all out this year and arrived at school in some amazing costumes!   Click here to see some of the photos!


Leigh Academy Blackheath students at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

By E Johnson on Monday, March 2nd, 2020 in News. No Comments

Students from Leigh Academy Blackheath had a fantastic day at the Copper Box Arena, in Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, for the National Junior Indoor Rowing Competition. There were some brilliant individual performances as well as impressive team relay standings. A HUGE well done to the Year 8 pupils who were a credit to the […]


Apprenticeship advice at Strood Academy

By E Johnson on Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 in News. No Comments

Earlier this month, as part of National Apprenticeships week, groups of year 12 and year 11 students at Strood Academy participated in presentations by Rebekah Shaxted of KATO. Rebekah ran over many aspects of what an apprenticeship involves and what the levels of apprenticeship available equate to and what an employer will look for from […]


Year 7 University workshop at The Leigh UTC

By E Johnson on Monday, February 24th, 2020 in News. No Comments

On the last day of Module 3, the Year 7s at The Leigh UTC, completed their University workshop by presenting their ideas to a panel including Principal, Mr Leahey. The panel were impressed with the knowledge and work that the students expressed through a talk and poster presentation. Well done to all involved, the workshop […]


Stoke Primary Academy judged good with outstanding leadership

By E Johnson on Friday, February 14th, 2020 in News. No Comments

Stoke Primary Academy was visited by Ofsted on the 14th and 15th January under section 5. The academy had a previous judgement of ‘requires improvement’ and had not been judged to be a good school since 2002! During the course of the inspection, inspectors visited many classes across the school, including our year 5 and […]