About Us

Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) is a partnership of schools based in the North West. The Trust was set up in 2011 in consultation with the Department for Education and Manchester City Council. Our aim is to provide a quality education that opens up real choices for every one of our pupils, raising aspirations and helping every child to achieve their ambitions, no matter their background. Our partner schools are:

BFET’s lead sponsor is Altrincham Grammar School for Girls and the Chief Executive Officer is Dr John Stephens CBE.

Bright Futures Educational Trust is establishing itself as a leader in educational excellence. Our partner schools, Board of Trustees and Members of the Trust are united in their mission to give our young people the quality education that they deserve.

Ultimately, BFET is passionate about offering a world-class education to our pupils making sure no child is left behind.