Category Archives: Academy News

Activity Week – Around the World in 7 Days

A small group of Dartford Primary Academy pupils pose for the camera, wearing fancy dress.

Over the last week and a bit, the whole school has had it’s very first Activity Week! We expanded our horizons and celebrated the end of term by taking a journey around the world! Our aims were to develop the children’s awareness of international mindfulness, create awareness of the UN sustainability goals and celebrate the […]

The End of a Successful and Challenging Year

Leigh Academies Trust logo

Dear Parents/Carers, This is my last chance this academic year to write to you all about how the Trust is responding to the Covid pandemic. It’s fair to say that the year has been full of challenges that we could not have comprehended just eighteen months ago. Our ambition in Leigh Academies Trust was always […]

Year Two Provocation – Imagination can lead to innovation.

Y2 were over the moon to walk onto our playground on the 16th June and discover a car show to help kick off their inquiry.  They explored the FORM and FUNCTION of different cars, while also discussing their likes, dislikes and different PERSPECTIVES.  They were able to compare a convertible Mercedes, a Fiat 500, a […]