What We Offer

Academic Excellence

Our focus is your focus - to secure the exam results you need to move on to a top university or entry to the profession of your choice.

LAE is consistently one of the highest achieving mainstream state sixth forms in the UK: rated Ofsted Outstanding in every category and overall; 'Highest performing mainstream state sixth form' (Sunday Times 2022) and a top 3 Finalist in the World's Best School for supporting healthy lives, the only English school to reach this stage.

Students truly value working alongside like-minded peers who also want to achieve, and appreciate the productive and purposeful nature of every minute of every day at LAE.

Every week you will have 20 hours of academic learning time; five hours per subject per week, plus independent study time to work by yourself and with your peers, and to help you to manage your own time, in preparation for later life.


Grade LAE 2023 National
A* 25% 9%
A*-A 64% 27%
A*-B 92% 54%


Year on year LAE students achieve the very best grades needed to gain places at the country’s top universities.