NATIONAL LITERACY TRUST ‘GETS HASTINGS READING’

Pupils in Hastings and St Leonards are being encouraged to pick up a book as part of a campaign that launched in the town with 150 children aboard a themed bus, a performance poet, inspirational speakers and free books. Get Reading Hastings launched on Friday January 25 thanks to a partnership between the National Literacy Trust and the Department for … Continue reading NATIONAL LITERACY TRUST ‘GETS HASTINGS READING’

Hastings primary schools celebrate record results this Christmas

Primary schools in Hastings and St Leonards have had reason to celebrate this Christmas, with the highest ever number of pupils achieving the expected standard in the new tests, that are based on a new more challenging curriculum. Hastings scored above the national average in the tests, which measure achievement at age 11 in reading, … Continue reading Hastings primary schools celebrate record results this Christmas

Four hundred year ten & elevens take over Hastings work places

On Monday 26th November, organisations and businesses across Hastings opened their doors to over four hundred year ten and eleven students for the Hastings Careers Opportunity Day - a ground breaking, new immersive careers day.  Students from Hastings & St Leonard’s Academies, Helenswood, William Parker Saxon Mount and some electively home educated took part in … Continue reading Four hundred year ten & elevens take over Hastings work places