"Pupils enjoy coming to school. It is a warm and caring place where pupils feel valued by staff. Relationships are strong."

"Leaders have high expectations. They want the very best for all pupils."

"Pupils' personal development is promoted well."

"Pupils said that any problems with behaviour and bullying are resolved quickly."

"Pupils with SEND achieve well."

"The school has worked tirelessly to improve attendance. This has paid dividends and attendance at the school is above average."

"Staff morale is high. Leaders have instilled a strong sense of teamwork across the school."

"The arrangements for safeguarding are effective. School leaders and governors have established a culture in which the safety and well-being of pupils are the responsibility of all staff."

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Leighton Academy

Principal - Mrs Joanna Young
Head of School - Mrs Samantha Thompson
Leighton Academy
Minshull New Road, Crewe

Principal email address -

Head of School email address -

Contacts for Information -
Mrs T German - Business Manager
Ms J Morris - Bursar
Mrs H Holding - Clerical Officer
Mrs D O'Reilly - Admin Assistant

Senco -
Mr N Jones -
Mrs L Schofield -

Pastoral & Welfare Manager -
Mrs Z Dow - dowz@leighton.cheshire.sch.uk

Tel: 01270 814016