Academies praised for being like ‘home’

Focus-Trust met recently with Cllr Shaid Mushtap, Oldham Council’s Cabinet Member for Education and Skills, where he praised the academies for keeping in touch with their communities during the Covid-19...

One Trust One Challenge

Our #OneTrustOneChallenge starts on 1st July 2020. 3000 families, 6300 children, 930 staff and 100+ govs/trustees will aim to walk, run or cycle twice around the world & raise money...

Caring for our communities during Covid-19

While we are having to stay home to stay safe, please see some resources we hope you will find useful ; Financial advice for individuals and families Free activities to...

Thornton Primary School judged Good

Pupils at Thornton Primary School have a real zest for learning. They are excited by lessons because teachers make them interesting and fun . Parents agree with their children and...

Why Collective Efficacy is so important

Great article featured in QA Education from our CEO, Helen Rowland, outlining the importance of collective efficacy. Hope you enjoy the read

Lyndhurst Primary School, Oldham judged Good

On the 7th and 8th November, Lyndhurst Primary School, Oldham had their first S5 two-day inspection since joining the Trust in December 2016. Congratulations to all the Lyndhurst team and...

The Power and Potential of Peer Review

We are proud to be working with SPP to help raise the profile of the power and potential of peer review. Two of our academy leaders, Nadia Hannam from Birstall...

Lyndhurst Primary School appear on This Morning

We were so very proud to see Lyndhurst Primary School, Oldham appear live on This Morning on Wednesday 16th October 2019 demonstrating their British Sign Language (BSL) assembly. BSL has...

Wilsden Primary School receives certification for online safety

Wilsden Primary School in Bradford, West Yorkshire has become a Certified School Community 2019 after implementing and effectively delivering online safeguarding measures set out by National Online Safety, an independent...