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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…

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 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 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…

Workload is on the agenda again, here’s what we’ve done so far!

In summer 2016, we decided to try and address a growing perception that staff workloads were increasingly challenging and were likely to lead to additional stress, anxiety and eventually colleagues…

Growth plans on track as three more academies join

Co-op Academies Trust, which sees three new schools join today, is on course to achieve its ambition of operating up to 40 academies across the north of England by 2022….

Parkland Primary becomes latest school in Bradford to join Trust

Parkland Primary School today became the latest Bradford school to join an academies trust run by one of the UK’s biggest businesses. The school has joined the Co-op Academies Trust…

First Manchester Primary Joins Trust

The Co-op Academies Trust, which runs four secondary schools across Greater Manchester, today signed up its first primary in the area. Broadhurst Primary School in Moston is the latest to…

Portland Primary School becomes first Merseyside school to join Co-op Academies Trust

A Wirral primary school became the first in the region to join an academies trust run by one of the UK’s biggest businesses, on 1 October. Portland Primary School in…

Sixth form to offer students part-time Co-op Apprenticeships

A Manchester sixth form college today became the first in the UK to offer students part-time, paid work as part of their studies. From September 2019, the Connell Sixth Form…

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