Pride Through Success
Welcome to the Hastings Academy

I am extremely proud to be the Principal of The Hastings Academy. We are a modern and innovative school with dedicated and determined staff, united by our values, with state of the art facilities. We have approximately 900 students and have the highest expectations of each and every child.

The Academy's motto, PRIDE Through Success, stands for Potential, Respect, Innovation, Determination and Excellence and this applies equally to all of the Academy's staff as well as to its students.

Here at The Hastings Academy we take great PRIDE in investing in all of our staff through a variety of professional development programmes that aim to provide a culture of lifelong learning, continuity and succession planning.

I hope you find all the information you require on our website but please do contact us if you would like to know more or to arrange to visit us. If you would like to be kept up to date with developments at The Hastings Academy, I recommend following us on Twitter at @hastingsacademy.

Stuart Smith
Latest News
Adverse Weather UPDATEclose

Posted at: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 11:37 AM

Due to the adverse weather conditions, the Academy is closing with immediate effect.   If the Academy is going to be closed tomorrow, a message will appear on the website page by 7.00am. Read More
Adverse Weatherclose

Posted at: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 10:46 AM

We are monitoring the weather situation.  A decision whether to close the school will be made at break time and will be posted on the Academy's website and facebook page. Read More
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Posted at: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 8:28 AM

Battle Abbey Cross Country

Congratulations to Isaac Elam for winning the area finals cross country and retaining his crown as the number one cross country runner in Hastings.

On Friday 24th November, Isaac represented The Hastings Academy on the battle fields in Battle Abbey where he faced a tough single lap course and very muddy conditions. 

He was up against a very strong field of students from all the local schools and used his track running experience to dominate the...

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