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The way that progress is measured in schools is fundamentally flawed

As a former senior HMI, I fully understand the importance placed on national league tables and the role they play in assisting parents, carers and others to assess the relative…

The way that progress is measured in schools is fundamentally flawed

First Wirral secondary school joins Trust

Bebington High Sports College has become the third school on the Wirral, and the first secondary school, in the past few months to join the Co-op Academies Trust, which is…

First Wirral secondary school joins Trust

Director’s Letter | March 2019

As we head towards a rather bizarre Easter holiday period with some academies having the two weeks before the festival and some nearly two weeks after, I thought I would…

Director's Letter
Director’s Letter | March 2019

Co-op move marks new era in post-16 education

A new era in sixth form education began today when the Co-op Academies Trust officially adopted the Connell Sixth Form College in East Manchester. For the first time, from September,…

Co-op move marks new era in post-16 education

PE teachers support parents and carers with revision strategies

On Tuesday 12 March the PE department hosted a ‘Helping your child succeed in PE & Sport’ evening, aimed at enhancing the collaboration of school and home to secure the best…

PE
PE teachers support parents and carers with revision strategies

Director’s Letter | February 2019

As you know, I have decided to stand down as CEO of the Trust at the end of August 2019. I will have been in post six years at that…

Director's Letter
Director’s Letter | February 2019

Chicago: students put on our most ambitious theatrical production yet

Murder, treachery…and all that jazz! Hundreds of people came to watch our show, Chicago (High School Edition) for a hugely successful three date run in February 2019. The hit Broadway…

Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music)
Chicago: students put on our most ambitious theatrical production yet

“Grime gave me a voice.” Year 11 students lecture their teachers in a public speaking showcase

On Thursday 17 January, Year 11 students took to the stage to deliver entertaining and informative lectures to an audience of their parents, teachers and peers.

English, Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music), Humanities (History/Geography & RE), ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies, Maths, PE, Science, Technology
“Grime gave me a voice.” Year 11 students lecture their teachers in a public speaking showcase

Co-op Academies Trust Appoints New CEO

The Co-op Academies Trust has appointed Chris Tomlinson, Regional Director (Secondary), for Harris Federation as its new Chief Executive Officer. Chris will take up the position with the Co-op, which…

Co-op Academies Trust Appoints New CEO

Co-op Academies Trust one of the best for disadvantaged children for the fifth year

A highly respected independent report has again highlighted the strong work Co-op Academies Trust is doing in the economically challenging areas in which it operates. The influential Sutton Trust’s annual…

Co-op Academies Trust one of the best for disadvantaged children for the fifth year