English Department named ‘Best Department’ in Kent

We are proud to announce that New Line Learning Academy’s English department has been recognised at the Kent Messenger Teacher of the Year awards.


They won ‘Best English Department’ for Maidstone District and also took the prize for the ‘Best English Department’ in the whole of Kent. The department were nominated due to their ability to work well as a team, their commitment, concern for students and staff and showing resilience in difficult times. The department were also praised for the innovative way that they plan their lessons, differentiating and making learning enjoyable and accessible for all students.

Head Teacher Paul Murphy presented the prizes to the English department and stated ‘I am proud that the department have received this award that recognises the constant hard work and commitment that they demonstrate every day. The English department continues to go from strength to strength with excellent results and ensuring good pupil progress. Well done English department.’