The online application procedure is open and all applications should be made through either Kent Choices4U (UCAS Progress) or by filling out the application application form accessed via the link below.
We offer a wide range of Level 3 courses in both academic and vocational courses in the form of A Levels, IB Diplomas, BTECs and Finance Certificates. Further information can be found in the following:

The Leigh Academy – Prospectus 2018-2019
The Leigh Academy – Application Form 2018-2019
The Leigh Academy – DFC and The Leigh Academy Information 

Our entry requirements to Post 16 have been set to ensure that all students have achieved the minimum attainment to enable them to make good progress throughout Key Stage 5. We offer five pathways in Post 16 and while the general entry criteria is 5+ GCSE’s 9-4 grades, including English and Maths each of the pathways has a bespoke entry criteria which can be found on the ‘What We Offer’ page on this website.

To apply, click ‘Apply Now’ to view, download and complete the application form below* and return to:


Miss Jane Wilson-Hart

P16 Administrator

The Leigh Academy
Green Street Green Road

email –

Telephone: 01322 620439

*if you are having trouble viewing the application form, please hover over the window below and click the download icon from the upper toolbar, or click ‘fit to page’ (top icon on the bottom right)


The Leigh Academy provides an innovative learning experience that aims to inspire, stretch and challenge young minds.
Embracing 21st century teaching methods and set in a £37m building we ensure that our curriculum is tailored to the
individual needs of all students to prepares them for their future lives.

We inspire our Post students to ‘SimpLEIGH be the Best’