Sun shines on summer fair as Altrincham Girls remember classmate

11 July, 2013

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, has hosted its very first summer fair in memory of former pupil Chloe Waddell. Chloe, who had been both an AGGS pupil and an Olympic swimming hopeful, died unexpectedly in February, and the summer fair was arranged by school pupils to raise money […]

Increase in SATs results for Bright Futures Educational Trust primary schools

10 July, 2013

Since becoming part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, East Manchester based Stanley Grove Primary Academy and Gorton Mount Primary Academy have seen a substantial improvement in their SATs results – having increased from 50% to breaking the 70% bar in just two years. The results, which were released nationally to schools today, have seen […]

Melland High School hosts Summer Festival spectacular

09 July, 2013

Students, staff and parents from Bright Futures Educational Trust flocked to Melland High’s annual Summer Festival this week, which attracted hundreds of people from across East Manchester. Taking its inspiration from music festivals like Glastonbury, the event featured performances from Rawchestra, a fully inclusive joint Melland High School and Cedar Mount Academy orchestra, talented steel […]

Altrincham girls receive national recognition at star-studded anti-bullying event

05 July, 2013

Four students from Altrincham Grammar School for Girls have showcased their work to prevent bullying at an event in London organised by the Diana Award. The students mixed with stars including Glee’s Matthew Morrison and Jodie Marsh at Facebook’s UK HQ, and AGGS student Zainab closed the event with an inspiring speech about the great […]