News & Events

Brook Learning Trust students go travelling

Eleven netball students from High Weald Academy went to France at Easter to compete in the International Junior Netball Tournament. While they were there, the students got the chance to take part in a coaching clinic and a masterclass with England’s netball team, with just enough time to squeeze […]

By |June 17th, 2016|Academy news, Blog|Comments Off on Brook Learning Trust students go travelling

Students show their charitable side

During the spring term, The Ebbsfleet Academy donated 54 bags of food to Hive Hope, a charity close to the academy that provides emergency food and toiletries for local people in crisis.

The drive to source food bags was completed as part of the academy’s inter-house competition that has been […]

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Mr. Stephen Adams

Mr. Adams was a dedicated and loyal teacher at The Hayesbrook School until he was tragically taken from us in December 2015. He is survived by two sons, a wife and a devoted family. One of his son’s, Luke, is a Year 9 pupil at Hayesbrook.

Stephen joined The Hayesbrook […]

By |February 18th, 2016|Academy news|Comments Off on Mr. Stephen Adams

Students making a stand in politics

Students from High Weald Academy and The Hayesbrook School have been elected for the Kent Youth County Council.

Luke Bignell, Natalie Kitchin and Freddie Todd, from the High Weald Academy join Mat Baker from The Hayesbrook School on the council, which voices the views and opinions of Kent’s young people.

Four […]

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More cycling success for Daniel Tulett

The Hayesbrook School’s Daniel Tulett had a great summer, which saw him winning the national road racing title and circuit series crown, as well as the mountain bike series title. The 12-year-old has already hit the ground running this winter.

Not only has Daniel been dominating his own age group […]

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Ebbsfleet students save the day

This month, Thomas Potter and Will Bennett, both Year 10 students, helped a driver who had broken down in her car outside The Ebbsfleet Academy. The car was blocking the road leading out of the school, so the two 15-year-olds helped push the car out of the school gates […]

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Best ever GCSE results across all three academies

In our second year as a three-strong multi academy trust, we are absolutely delighted to see substantial increases in the GCSE results with all three academies achieving their best ever results, complementing our earlier post 16 results.

The Trust’s sponsored academies, The Ebbsfleet Academy and The High Weald Academy have […]

By |August 20th, 2015|News & Events, Press releases|Comments Off on Best ever GCSE results across all three academies

High Weald Academy Farm update

New arrivals raise funds

We are pleased to announce that March’s lambing weekend attracted over 2000 visitors and raised in excess of £4500. Approximately 40 lambs were born this year, as well as a litter of pigs, lots of chicks, and most recently a calf.

Competition success

The High Weald Academy Farm […]

By |July 16th, 2015|Academy news, Blog|Comments Off on High Weald Academy Farm update

Academy chosen as Peace Fields project hub school

Following its involvement in the pilot Peace Fields project last year, where students learned about the 1914 Christmas Day truce, High Weald Academy has been invited to be a hub school as the project rolls out.

The Academy will be working with local primary schools to run sporting events and […]

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KM Teacher of the Year

A big congratulations to High Weald Academy’s maths teacher Mrs Newman (pictured top), who has been awarded teacher of the year at the KM Kent Teachers of the Year Awards.

Mrs Newman, who received the award at Leeds Castle, said, “What an honour and a privilege to receive this award. Teaching […]

By |July 16th, 2015|Academy news, Blog|Comments Off on KM Teacher of the Year