Prospective Year 7 Students
Our Admissions Policy and Supplementary Form for entry into Year 7 for 2019 are available from the links below and will also be available to collect from Reception from Thursday 20th September 2018. Alternatively, you can send a SAE (A4 size, £1.31 in stamps) to the Admissions Secretary at The Academy.
Please see information below regarding our Open Days:
Open Afternoons/Evenings 4.15-7.30 pm
|Thursday||20th September 2018||Wednesday||3rd October 2018||Presentation by the Principals will be held at 4.30 pm, 5.30 pm and 6.30 pm.
You are advised to book onto the presentations by using the on-line booking system at www.ticketsource.co.uk/leighacademy and should aim to arrive 15 minutes before to be seated. Tours
|Wednesday||3rd October 2018|
|Tuesday||25th September 2018||Wednesday||26th September 2018||Thursday||27th September 2018||
Guided Tours with members of the Senior Leadership Team (Numbers are restricted due to it
These must be booked in advance using the on-line booking system at
|Wednesday||26th September 2018|
|Thursday||27th September 2018|
The closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 31st October 2018 and our Ability Band Assessment Day is Saturday 24th November 2018.
Please contact Mrs Valerie Ludlow if you have any questions:
Please contact Mrs Valerie Ludlow, Admissions Secretary, details above, for further information.
The Principals, other senior leaders and governors, provide outstanding leadership.Ofsted
Relationships are enhanced by the college structure. Students say, and inspectors agree, that there is a close family feel to being in a smaller college unit, and that students enjoy school more because of this.Ofsted
Students participate readily in the wide range of sports, social, art, music and drama activities that the school provides. Many students attend the after school and weekend revision clubs that staff provide.Ofsted
The school organises the wide range of subjects it teaches extremely well, and reviews them regularly, adjusting its provision to meet the changing needs of students.Ofsted
Teaching is challenging. It is based on accurate assessment of how well students make progress, what their individual learning needs are, and what kinds of activities will best make sure that they learn well.Ofsted
Students make outstanding progress in English and mathematics. Students’ progress in business, design and technology, ICT and physical education is also outstanding. Students make good progress overall.Ofsted