Marton makes it a GOOD with Ofsted

20 March, 2018

Blackpool’s Marton Primary Academy is celebrating a GOOD from Ofsted, following an inspection in February. The Whernside school was particularly praised for pupils’ progress in writing and mathematics as well as for the happy, inclusive environment and the support that Marton receives from its sponsor, Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET). Ruth Coupe, Principal of Marton, […]

OFSTED say “GOOD” – we say “FANTASTIC”!

28 February, 2018

Students and staff at Connell Sixth Form College are celebrating their latest Ofsted inspection outcome – rated a resounding GOOD in all areas! Such was the conviction of college leaders that the Bright Futures Educational Trust Sixth Form was indeed “Good”, they invited Ofsted inspectors in to judge for themselves. Highlights from the report include: […]

OFSTED heaps praise on magnificent Melland!

06 February, 2018

Students and staff at Melland High School in Gorton are celebrating after Ofsted yet again rated the Bright Futures Educational Trust academy “OUTSTANDING”! In a report to principal Mrs Sue Warner which is laden with praise and recognition of the excellent education the Academy provides its students, Ofsted inspectors highlighted that “Leaders, governors and staff […]

Bee Manchester – Community art goes global

18 October, 2017

The Manchester Bee will be at the centre of a huge art project next week, which will involve almost 11,000 participants from 18 Manchester schools, 8 libraries and two museums, all creating on a global stage. ‘Bee Manchester’ is a community project that will see 20 stop-motion films created. Every frame was individually personalised by […]

Cedar Mount goes from strength to strength!

06 September, 2017

It’s been a year of progress and improvement for BFET’s Cedar Mount Academy in Gorton. As previously reported, following a monitoring visit in May the Her Majesty’s Inspector of schools (HMI) heaped praise upon the rapidly improving secondary school saying “Since the principal’s arrival, the school has made strong progress towards the removal of special […]