News Archives - Leigh Academies Trust

Online Learning Parent/Carer Survey

Friday, March 27th, 2020

Leigh Academies Trust would like to review the online learning that academies have made available to pupils and parents during the first week of academy closure. Please click on the link below to access the Online Learning survey for Parents/Carers.  Online Learning Parent/Carer Survey  

Paddock Wood Primary Academy draw pictures for ICU patients

Friday, March 27th, 2020

Paddock Wood Primary Academy parent, Sonia Roberts works in a local hospital on the ICU ward.  This week she contacted her son’s academy to ask if they could send some pictures from the pupils to cheer up the patients who were feeling very low.   Here are some of the drawings which the children sent to […]

The Leigh Academy is supporting our NHS!

Thursday, March 26th, 2020

The Leigh Academy are proud to be donating protective goggles, masks, gloves and antibacterial wipes to our hardworking doctors and nurses in the NHS. Everything we can do to help we are… you can help by simply staying at home.

Reasons to be positive

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

At Leigh Academies Trust, we asked our staff to let us know their reasons to be positive because we felt that we needed some balance to the negativity in the press and social media and we recognised that even in a crisis there are moments of positivity that can be shared to inspire others.  They really […]

LAT Activity Centres – looking after children of key workers

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Day one at the Leigh Academies Trust activity centres where staff have volunteered to attend in order to care for the children of key workers.  To all of those members of staff who volunteered to care for these pupils, we thank you.  The photos include 9am PE with Joe Wicks, breakfast and Non-contact football for Primary […]

Key worker childcare support

Friday, March 20th, 2020

Please click on the link below to view information and register for childcare if you are a key worker.    

Statement from Leigh Academies Trust (Friday 20th March)

Friday, March 20th, 2020

Dear Parent and Carers A survey will be made available this morning via a link on your child’s academy’s website to identify whether you are a ‘key worker’ as recently provided in the government document.  We will need this information urgently to help us to plan effectively.   The survey asks you to identify if […]


Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers, Further to the announcement that was made by Gavin Williamson, Secretary of State for Education, this afternoon we regret to inform you that it will be necessary to close our academies with effect from the end of the day this Friday.  This is a necessary decision to protect our pupils and staff at […]