Kings Leadership Academy

A free, independent 11-18 school in the state sector. Educating the children of Woolston and Padgate

The Vision of the Academy is:

The students of King’s Leadership Academy will:

• develop the highest of aspirations and ambitions as they seek places at university and/or entry to professions and higher level employment
• develop a firm sense of self belief in their own ability
• develop a passion for both learning and character development
• learn to be resilient on their educational journey to achieve these ambitions
• become confident contributing citizens
• fulfil their potential.

 The teaching and professional staff of King’s Leadership Academy will:

• be of the highest calibre and be able to demonstrate high personal academic achievement
• be innovative by nature
• be ambitious for our students, and
• offer cutting edge practice by continual self reflection and high quality professional development.

 The parents and carers of our students will:

• be seen as partners in the academic and character development of their children
• be both consulted about their child’s personalised educational programme, and
• be kept fully informed of their child’s progress within that plan.

 King’s Leadership Academy will work with its local community by:

• developing strong links with local primary and secondary schools
• making full use of local facilities and expertise in delivering its curriculum
• participating and supporting community events that are aligned with the vision and ethos of the school
• encouraging our students to identify community needs for their annual enterprise project
• developing strong links with local employers, colleges of further education and universities
• working to create system change in both education and social mobility.

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Other Useful contacts

School admissions:

WBC school admission, transport & pupil services team: 01925 446226


Who to contact

Contact Name
Mr Shane Lerston
Contact Position
01925 817939
Kings Leadership Academy

Where to go

Kings Leadership Academy
Hillock Lane

Other details

Local Offer


SEND Information Report

Contact Name
Mrs S Lawrence (SENCo)
Contact Telephone
01925 817939
Contact Email
Local Offer Age Bands
11-16 - Secondary
Preparation for adulthood