World Book Day

30 March, 2021

World Book Day was a little different this year with homeschooling still taking place, but our academies threw themselves into it with a range of activities including: fantastic author themed outfits; outdoor reading sessions for those children in school; poetry; Manga drawing and baking competitions, to name a few. Fantastic involvement from all our schools […]

Marton wins Centre of Excellence Status

30 March, 2021

Congratulations to Marton Primary Academy. The school and nursery have been awarded Centre of Excellence Status from IQM, the organisation established in the UK in October 2004 to support both state and independent schools to become inclusive. On presenting the award to Marton, IQM said: “Every child really matters at Marton Primary School. Furthermore, every family and […]

Statement 1/3/2021

01 March, 2021

Bright Futures Educational Trust is delighted to announce that as of 1st March 2021, it has successfully merged with The Dunham Trust. The Dunham Trust’s staff and the operation of its five schools, all based in Trafford, have moved to Bright Futures, allowing for the significant benefits of becoming coming a larger Trust. This is […]

Performing Arts at South Shore Academy

26 February, 2021

The Performing Arts team at South Shore Academy has been busy over the last few weeks – Year 7 pupils have been studying World Music this term and have explored the ‘Ragas’ of Indian music. Pupils composed a Raga on their own on a keyboard or using their voice and then emailed in their compositions, accompanied by […]

Celebrating Double Teaching Hub Success!

10 February, 2021

Bright Futures Educational Trust is delighted to announce that their bids to launch two brand new Teaching School Hubs have been formally approved by the Department for Education. The bids were led by the Alliance for Learning Teaching School at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls. Serving two Hub areas in Greater Manchester: (LWY6 – 291) […]