To all eco-warriors for persevering when we need to work hard. Nevie and Poppy for being kind – Olivia Lily, Lily-Mai, Maddison, Libbey and Melinda for being good friends. Thank your Courtney and Grace G for being amazing, good friends. Thank you Demi for being a good friend. Mrs Thompsett for taking us on trips – From the learning ambassadors, Mia and Loujane Dragonflies for giving me a chance to talk about my feelings – Ivy Miss Cotton and Mrs Thompsett for being really helpful to the business ambassadors – Katie & Shannon Miss Inkster for always being kind – Ruby Emily, Emilia, Mia & Katie for giving me someone to laugh with and talk to – Shannon


West St Leonards Primary Academy are pleased to welcome new parents and their children to our school at this exciting time.

We became an Academy with University of Brighton Academies Trust (formerly Hastings Academies Trust) on 1st November 2013 because we feel working together as a group of schools we will be able provide the best education for your children.

The benefits of being an Academy include:

  • Access to expert advice and support from our lead sponsors the University of Brighton, to further develop our teaching
  • Curriculum freedoms, as an academy we can develop learning that really excites children
  • The continuation of our distinctive and inclusive ethos
  • The resources we need to move our good school to outstanding

Please feel free to ask our friendly staff if you have any questions, we can provide paper copies of the information on this website.

Frances Robinson