To support and enable all of our learners to believe in themselves, to succeed in life and to aspire to be all that they can be.


•  To have excellence as standard in every phase of our children’s education

•  To be a place where everyone grows; both children and adults

•  To be the education community of choice

•  Supporting all within the Trust and beyond

•  Sourcing support within the Trust and beyond

•  Lead through best practice and innovation

•  To provide support and share best practice and innovation through collaboration within and outside of the Trust

•  Have opportunities beyond the academy boundaries to allow learners to develop a global view and experience diversity, challenge, competition and difference

•  To offer a place for all to achieve regardless of faith, culture, ability or background

•  Be a centre for the creation of lifelong learning


•  We believe that the Trust is stronger together and that collaboration will always be more effective than competition

•  We will never fail to believe we can succeed

•  We seek to inspire all our learners to question, research, care, engage and thrive

•  Honesty and integrity will be rooted in all we do together

•  Inclusivity is at the heart of the community – no groups or individuals will be left behind and we will commit to being a support for all

•  We recognise that excellence in teaching and learning is only possible when the best teachers are employed and supported

•  There is an agreed commitment in all aspects of the academies, communities and the Trust to “Excellence for all”

Latest news from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Letter to Parents

    25 Mar 2020 | BY asf

    Please read our latest letter to parents here. personal letter to parents

  • Beresford Memorial CE First School

    Spring Newsletter 2020

    17 Jan 2020 | BY dbrown

    Spring newsletter 1

  • Blackshaw Moor CE First School

    Newsletters March 2020

    02 Mar 2020 | BY blackshawmoor

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  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Leek First School

    Emergency Key Worker Information

    22 Mar 2020 | BY lfs

    If you are using our provision next week please read this letter. key worker letter

  • Leek High

    Free School Meals – scam messages

    25 Mar 2020 | BY leekhigh

    We’ve been made aware of a scam that is being targeted at those in receipt of free school meals. Some […]

  • Rushton CE Primary School

    Newsletter 20th March 2020

    20 Mar 2020 | BY rps

    As we enter unknown territory for this generation, this week we look back at the great things that have been […]

  • Westwood First School

    March Newsletter

    18 Mar 2019 | BY wfs

    Our March newsletter has been emailed home. You can also click on the link to read it. March Newsletter 2020

  • Westwood College

    Update – 26-03-20

    26 Mar 2020 | BY talentum

    I hope that you and your families are well during this challenging time. Over the coming weeks we will seek […]

Latest events from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Chocolate Bingo

    09 Jan 2020 | BY asf

    Come along to our Chocolate Bingo evening on Monday 20th January. Eyes down at 6pm. Admission and Bingo Booklet£2 Extra […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Leek First School

    PATCH Fashion Show

    03 Feb 2020 | BY lfs

    PATCH Fashion show poster

  • Leek High

    Inclusion Hub parent/carer drop in

    10 Mar 2020 | BY leekhigh

    We are offering parent / carer drop in sessions on Friday Mornings from 9.15am – 10.00am. Feel free to pop […]

  • Westwood College

    Year 11 Parents Evening 2020

    03 Mar 2020 | BY talentum

    Year 11 Parents Evening will be on Thursday 12th March 2020 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. Appointments can be made via […]

Latest video from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Easter Videos

    26 Mar 2019 | BY asf

    Easter Videos by KS2

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