Rushey Mead Academy, formerly referred to as Rushey Mead School, is really a mixed school situated in Leicester, Leicestershire, England for college students aged 11 to 16. It belongs to the The Mead Educational Trust (TMET) that also includes Orchard Mead Academy. It’s the best condition-funded school in Leicester and Leicestershire.

In the November 2007 Ofsted report, the college was rated “outstanding” for overall effectiveness. In ’09, Ofsted highlighted it among 12 outstanding schools serving disadvantaged communities.

The Actual Schools Guide 2018 named Rushey Mead Academy the very best condition-funded school in Leicester and Leicestershire.