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Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 5 Girls’ Football

Congratulations to our Year 5 girls for their excellent football performance against a Year 5 [...]

FoHPS (PTA) Magic Show

Thank you to FoHPS (PTA) for organising a fun filled magic show for everyone to [...]

Years 3 & 4 Girls’ Football Success!

Our Year 3 and Year 4 girls took a risk this week and played together [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Years 1 & 2 Visit Kent Life

Year 1 and 2 had a fantastic time at Kent Life recently. Highlights of the [...]

Parent Update | 10th May 2024

Dear Parents, Thank you to everyone who attended the Magic Show last week. It was [...]

TES Article – Boosting special school capacity across a MAT

Boosting special school capacity across a MAT The CEO of Leigh Academies Trust explains how [...]

May Day at Horsmonden

In Celebration of May Day, and in keeping with tradition at Horsmonden Primary Academy, Year [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 3 Design & Technology

In their DT lessons, Year 3 have been learning how to card fleece, spin yarn [...]

LAT recognised nationally by TES for its trail-blazing T Level programmes

Despite growing interest in T levels from schools, numerous barriers still exist to more doing [...]

Year 5 Boys’ Football Success!

Congratulations to our Year 5 Boys Football Team for winning 7-1 against Brenchley and Matfield! [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Parent Update – 19th April 2024

Dear Parents  I hope you all had a wonderful Easter break and enjoyed spending time [...]

Easter Bunny Visit!

This year, a very cheeky Easter Bunny visited us who left sticky notes and messages [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 3 and 4 trip to The British Museum

Take a look at what children in Year 3 and 4 got up to when [...]

Parent Update – 28th March 2024

Dear Parents  It was great to see so many parents attend our Parent Consultations this [...]

Open Morning

Open morning for parents with children starting school in September 2024: Thursday 18th April 2024, [...]

EYFS Volcanoes!

EYFS have been enjoying learning about volcanoes and particularly enjoyed seeing one erupt!

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 5 Girls’ Football

Congratulations to our Year 5 girls for their excellent football performance against a Year 5 [...]

FoHPS (PTA) Magic Show

Thank you to FoHPS (PTA) for organising a fun filled magic show for everyone to [...]

Years 3 & 4 Girls’ Football Success!

Our Year 3 and Year 4 girls took a risk this week and played together [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Years 1 & 2 Visit Kent Life

Year 1 and 2 had a fantastic time at Kent Life recently. Highlights of the [...]

TES Article – Boosting special school capacity across a MAT

Boosting special school capacity across a MAT The CEO of Leigh Academies Trust explains how [...]

May Day at Horsmonden

In Celebration of May Day, and in keeping with tradition at Horsmonden Primary Academy, Year [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 3 Design & Technology

In their DT lessons, Year 3 have been learning how to card fleece, spin yarn [...]

LAT recognised nationally by TES for its trail-blazing T Level programmes

Despite growing interest in T levels from schools, numerous barriers still exist to more doing [...]

Year 5 Boys’ Football Success!

Congratulations to our Year 5 Boys Football Team for winning 7-1 against Brenchley and Matfield! [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Parent Update – 19th April 2024

Dear Parents  I hope you all had a wonderful Easter break and enjoyed spending time [...]

Easter Bunny Visit!

This year, a very cheeky Easter Bunny visited us who left sticky notes and messages [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 3 and 4 trip to The British Museum

Take a look at what children in Year 3 and 4 got up to when [...]

Open Morning

Open morning for parents with children starting school in September 2024: Thursday 18th April 2024, [...]

EYFS Volcanoes!

EYFS have been enjoying learning about volcanoes and particularly enjoyed seeing one erupt!

LAT Easter Newsletter 2024

We are delighted to present the Leigh Academies Trust Easter Newsletter 2024. Click here to [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Easter Concert

Congratulations to our Rocksteady participants for entertaining us during their Easter Concert. They all played [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 1 Occupations Talk

Year 1 are learning about occupations as part of their theme ‘How we Organise Ourselves’ [...]

Year 4 Roman Day

Today, Year 4 spent the day being Romans and finding out about Roman life, soldiers [...]

Rescheduled World Book Day

Today was our rescheduled World Book Day afternoon and the theme was Wizards and Witches. [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Fabulous Females

It was great to welcome so many ‘Fabulous Females’ into school for the afternoon in [...]

World Book Day

Despite the day ending early, it was great to see everyone dressed up for World [...]

Year 5 Football Victory

Year 5 girls delivered a dominant performance, securing a resounding 11-0 victory over Brenchley and [...]

Art Competition Winners!

Congratulations to the lucky winners of our Art Competition who have been selected to represent [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 1 in the Forest School…

Year 1 made the most of our Forest School recently where they baked bread, whittled [...]

Year 6 Evacuee Day

Our Year 6 Evacuee Day was a fantastic success and enjoyed by all! Activities included [...]

Schools Week Article – How trusts can support schools to adopt AI safely

How trusts can support schools to adopt AI safely Executive teams have a responsibility to [...]

TES Article – How our trust has launched a 3-year digital road map

How our trust has launched a 3-year digital road map The CEO of 31-school Leigh [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 6 look at some artefacts from World War II…

Following the inspirational visit from the Horsmonden Nostalgia Society, Year 6 brought in WWII artefacts [...]

Where’s Jesus?

It was wonderful to welcome the new Open the Book Team to share the story [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Forest School Winter Makeover

Take a look at our Forest School now it’s had its winter makeover.

Horsmonden Nostalgia Society Visit

Thank you to members of the Horsmonden Nostalgia Society for sharing their collection of WWII [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Gardening Club

Well done to our Gardening Club who enjoyed harvesting lettuces and thinning out the carrots [...]

Year 6 Surface Friction Experiments

Year 6 pupils are seen experimenting with friction on different materials and surfaces.

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 6 Bikeability

Congratulations to the Y6 children who passed Bikeability Level 1 in the snow today!

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Last week of term…

For those of you missing a bit of Christmas magic, let’s reminisce about our last [...]

LAT Winter Newsletter 2023

We are delighted to present the Leigh Academies Trust Winter Newsletter 2023. Click here to [...]

LAT Nationally Recognised by TES

At Horsmonden Primary Academy, we are part of a larger trust of schools, known as [...]

Parent Update – 4th December 2023

Dear Parents Christmas has begun at Horsmonden Primary Academy! Thank you to Ophelia’s grandparents for [...]

Horsmonden Primary Academy Ofsted Inspection

Dear Parents Following our recent Ofsted Inspection, I am delighted to be able to share [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Inter House Football Tournament

Congratulations to the Year 3 and 4 boys who played against each other in an [...]

Harvest Parcels

Today we carried on the tradition of delivering harvest parcels to members of the Horsmonden [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Innovation Week at Horsmonden

Innovation Week was drawn to a close in style with children and staff dressing up [...]

Year 4 Visit to Temper Temper

Year 4 have been learning about The Mayans and took a trip to Temper Temper [...]

The children experience the Wonderdome!

Innovation Week continues at Horsmonden Primary Academy and today the children experienced the Wonderdome. They [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Nick Corston visits from Steam Co.

Thank you to Nick Corston from Steam Co for an amazing day of innovation and [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Our new Outdoor Gym opens!

Thank you to our wonderful PTA, FoHPS, for raising the money needed for our new [...]

Year 1 make their own Rockets!

Y1 made rockets to bring their maths lesson to life before preparing for the rocket [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

This Week in Year 3…

When learning about sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous rocks, Year 3 used chocolate to illustrate how [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

Year 2 Experiment with Materials!

Today, children in Year 2 have been experimenting with different materials to see which ones [...]

Welcome to our new EYFS children!

Welcome to our new EYFS children and their families! After some initial tears when saying [...]

Horsmonden Heroes

Congratulations to our Horsmonden Heroes for showing one of our Learner Profile Attributes: caring, knowledgeable, [...]

LAT Summer Newsletter 2023

Click here to view the LAT Summer Newsletter 2023

LAT Easter Newsletter 2023

Click here to view the LAT Easter Newsletter 2023

New EYFS Outdoor Area

Take a look at our EYFS class enjoying their new outdoor area earlier today…

Parent Update | 10th May 2024

Dear Parents, Thank you to everyone who attended the Magic Show last week. It was [...]

Parent Update – 28th March 2024

Dear Parents  It was great to see so many parents attend our Parent Consultations this [...]

Open Morning

Open morning for parents with children starting school in September 2024: Thursday 18th April 2024, [...]

Parent Update – 8th March 2024

Dear Parents  Thank you for your understanding yesterday afternoon and arranging for your children to [...]

Parent Update 1st March 2024

Dear Parents  Year 5 and 6 Classrooms Over half term, the Year 5 and 6 [...]

Trust Parent Survey Feedback March 2024

Dear Parents I am delighted to share the results of the Trust Parent Survey, with [...]

Parent Update | 8th February 2024

Dear Parents, Thank you to everyone who has filled in the Parent Survey which went [...]

Parent Update | 25th January 2024

Dear Parents, Forest School Thank you to everyone who recycled their Christmas tree with us [...]

Parent Update | 14th December 2023

Dear Parents, What a wonderful, Christmassy week this has been! Every child at Horsmonden has [...]

Horsmonden Primary Academy Ofsted Inspection

Dear Parents Following our recent Ofsted Inspection, I am delighted to be able to share [...]

Parent Update – 10th November 2023

Dear Parents  Thank you to everyone who attended parent consultations this week. I hope you [...]

Parent Update – 20th October 2023

Dear Parents  Ofsted have now concluded their inspection and I am eagerly awaiting their report. [...]

Parent Update | 6th October 2023

Dear Parents, What a week we’ve had! It started with ‘The Rocket Man’ from Steam [...]

Parent Update | 29th September 2023

Dear Parents, Next week is Innovation Week! We are all excited to take part in [...]

Parent Update | 22nd September 2023

Dear Parents, Harvest Boxes It’s that time of year again when we start to think [...]

Parent Update | Friday 8th September 2023

Dear Parents  What a week it has been for our youngest children who have now [...]

Parent Update (1st September 2023)

Dear Parents, Welcome back to the new school year! It was lovely to be greeted [...]

LAT Summer Newsletter 2023

Click here to view the LAT Summer Newsletter 2023