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New £18m extension marks total transformation of Co-op Academy

The total transformation from one of the worst schools in the country to one of the best of its kind was completed today (13 July) when an £18m extension to…

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New £18m extension marks total transformation of Co-op Academy

DfE chooses Co-op to run Manchester Sixth-form College

The Co-op Academies Trust has been chosen by the Department of Education to run the Connell Sixth Form College in East Manchester, it was announced today – 10 July 2018. The…

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DfE chooses Co-op to run Manchester Sixth-form College

New name for one of Manchester’s most improved academies

Manchester Creative and Media Academy will be known as Co-op Academy North Manchester from September 2018. The Blackley academy has chosen the new name following extensive research with students, staff,…

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New name for one of Manchester’s most improved academies

Director’s Letter | July 2018

Colleagues A few weeks ago I spent a very pleasant week with my wife in Ibiza. We returned to a hotel we had visited a few years ago and, although…

Director's Letter
Director’s Letter | July 2018

A day trip to Northern Ireland

During one of the Trust’s termly meetings with our Trade Union colleagues one commented on the availability of qualified teachers in Northern Ireland. In fact, they stated that there were…

A day trip to Northern Ireland

Our Annual Report 2017

by Frank Norris. Today sees the launch of our Trust’s Annual Report up to the end of 2017. The year saw many changes in the national examination and assessment arrangements…

Director's Blog
Our Annual Report 2017

Industry must make major investment in education, says Co-op

The UK will only get the flexible, highly skilled and motivated workforce it needs to tackle the productivity gap* if industry makes a major investment in education, the Co-op warned…

Industry must make major investment in education, says Co-op

Director’s Letter | April 2018

Dear Colleague A big announcement! I hope you had a chance to relax and gather yourself during the Easter break for what is a really enjoyable period of the school…

Director's Letter
Director’s Letter | April 2018

Co-op to turbo charge academy schools plan

The Co-op is today announcing a multi-million pound plan to accelerate the roll out of its highly successful Academy schools programme, with the ambition to more than treble the number of academies…

Co-op to turbo charge academy schools plan

Co-op Becomes Largest Business Sponsor of Academies in Manchester

The Co-op became the largest business sponsor of academies across Greater Manchester when The Swinton High School became the latest addition to the Co-op Academies Trust. Now known as Co-op…

Co-op Becomes Largest Business Sponsor of Academies in Manchester