Sad news from Cedar Mount

31 July, 2015

It is with deep sadness we inform you that our colleague Ms Noreen Ahmed passed away on Monday 27 July 2015. Ms Ahmed was a Maths teacher at Cedar Mount Academy where she was a valued friend, mentor and colleague to the whole community.  She will be sadly missed. It is hoped to hold a […]

Bright Futures’ Primary Schools Celebrate SATS Results

21 July, 2015

Students at Bright Futures Educational Trust primary schools are celebrating having excelled across the board in their recent SATS results. Gorton Mount Primary Academy, Marton Primary Academy and Stanley Grove Primary Academy have all continued to achieve excellent results since joining the Trust. Notably, Gorton Mount Primary Academy’s results are the best in its history,  with […]

Bright Futures welcomes mindfulness study in UK schools

17 July, 2015

Bright Futures Educational Trust has moved to support the decision by Wellcome Trust to carry out a new study into the effects of mindfulness that will span 76 schools and nearly 6,000 11-14 year old students nationwide. Mindfulness is currently taught across the Trust, utilizing the .b curriculum devised by the Mindfulness in Schools Project […]

Gorton Mount students join Mr Tumble on Stage at MIF

16 July, 2015

Year 4 students of Gorton Mount Primary Academy have found their voice after being a part of the renowned children’s entertainer Mr Tumble’s Manchester International Festival (MIF) show. The students joined Mr Tumble on stage as part of the show’s choir to peform songs new and old in front of a packed audience at Manchester’s […]

BFET Moving Forward Together Training Day

16 July, 2015

Our joint trust training day was a resounding success last week. This was our fourth joint trust training day and staff were split over three BFET sites: Altrincham Grammar School for Girls, Gorton Education Village and Manchester Creative and Media Academy. The purpose of the day was for staff to work in their subject, department, […]