Bright Futures Academy Trust appoints Cilla the therapy dog

26 June, 2017

There’s a new member of staff at Bright Futures Educational Trust – and this one has four legs. Cilla has joined the northwest trust as a Therapy Dog. A four-year old pug who has already worked as a care dog, she is just about to complete a final eight-week dog therapy training course, and will […]

Cedar Mount getting back on track, says latest Official Ofsted Report

13 June, 2017

The Bright Futures Educational Trust school is celebrating a strong report from Ofsted as it works hard to improve Cedar Mount Academy, on Wembley Road in Gorton, welcomed Ofsted for a two day monitoring inspection earlier this month – and has just received official notification of its successes. Having met with students, staff, governors and school […]

The sad death of Jane Tweddle

24 May, 2017

A statement from Jane Bailey, Principal of South Shore Academy We are devastated at this sad news. Jane was a well-loved member of staff and our thoughts are with her friends and family at this terrible time. Jane was a truly wonderful friend and colleague to all of us at South Shore Academy. As our […]

Altrincham Pupil joins MENSA

21 April, 2017

An Altrincham schoolgirl has been invited to join Mensa, after passing its famous IQ test with flying colours. Rajgauri Pawar, who lives in Sale, sat the British Mensa IQ Test in Manchester last month, and scored an incredible 162 – a top 1% score. Based on this success, Rajgauri will now be joining the elite […]

Head of Teaching School set to improve Health and Wellbeing across Greater Manchester

21 April, 2017

Lisa Fathers, Head of Teaching School and Bright Futures Educational Trust Co-Principal is thrilled to have been nominated and successfully become a member of the newly established Greater Manchester Children’s Health and Wellbeing Board. The board aims to improve prospects of children in Greater Manchester and improve consistency of outcomes between authorities. Multiple partners across Greater […]