News Archives - Leigh Academies Trust

Bearsted Students at Invicta Court Care Home

Friday, October 16th, 2020

We at Bearsted Primary Academy have had such a special morning meeting with Jude and Jamie from Invicta Court Care Home. The children were so excited to present their beautiful handprint rainbow and books of wishes for our new friends. We were blown away by the ‘Memories and Wishes Tree’ that the residents have lovingly […]

Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony 2020

Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

Following on from last year’s highly successful inaugural apprentice graduation ceremony, the event steering committee were well into planning for a second event for this year when lockdown came and normal life changed. The decision was made early on that the team would do everything it could to ensure that continuity would be maintained and […]

Careers in Sport at Wilmington Academy

Monday, October 5th, 2020

 Students in post 16 and year 11 at Wilmington Academy attended two virtual assemblies on careers in sport by Andy Speed of UCFB last week.  Andy stressed the importance of the sports industry to the UK economy and that this sector, going forward, will provide a huge range of employment opportunities. Some 450,000 in the […]

Outdoor learning at Tree Tops Primary Academy

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Staff and pupils at Tree Tops Primary Academy used anything they could find outside to create their own islands! First they designed the islands, and then used the environment to build them! Being creative, they used items like pine-cones and acorns to represent mountains, leaves and sticks to show forests.  They used their imaginations to […]

Opening of Bearsted Primary Academy

Thursday, October 1st, 2020

On Wednesday 9th September Bearsted Primary Academy, the latest addition to the highly successful Leigh Academies Trust (LAT), opened its doors officially for the very first time, welcoming in 37 eager and excited Reception pupils and their families. Due to COVID-19 impacting the build at the start of lockdown, resulting in site closure and delays […]

Appointment of new Principal for Longfield Academy.

Thursday, October 1st, 2020

Please click below to view a letter from our CEO regarding the appointment of a new Principal for Longfield Academy. Appointment of new Principal for Longfield Academy – 2020