“We Are 11”

15 November, 2018

is an exhibition at Manchester’s Whitworth Art Gallery that has been entirely curated by students from Stanley Grove Primary Academy. The display seeks to explore what it means to be an 11-year-old living in Manchester today, looking at their stresses and joys. This is the first time the gallery has displayed artwork alongside responses illustrated […]

Black History Month

08 November, 2018

The walls of Cedar Mount Academy have some stunning artwork on display, thanks to recent events to mark Black History Month. Students created artwork, poems and raps to celebrate ‘Black Excellence’ and also took part in a competition to find out information about 20 black British icons.   In addition, students celebrated the launch of […]

Little Riddlers

07 November, 2018

Eight students from Marton Primary Academy are published authors, as their poems were chosen to be part of a book by Young Writers. The organisation published the Little Riddlers poetry books as part of a nationwide competition, and Marton’s bards were chosen to feature in the “Lancashire Verses” version of the book, which is now […]

Bright Futures Academy helps get Greater Manchester moving

19 October, 2018

Daily Mile founder Elaine Wyllie was welcomed to Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) school, Stanley Grove Primary Academy this week, as part of a mission to get the northwest region moving. Stanley Grove was one of the schools chosen as the location to celebrate Manchester’s commitment to transforming the health and wellbeing of its 2.8m […]

Dedication and hard work rewarded all across the Trust.

29 August, 2018 A Level Results Day

John Stephens, CEO of Bright Futures Educational Trust shares his thoughts on this year’s GCSE and equivalent results. When you witness at first hand the emotion of students collecting their exam results, it’s a powerful reminder of what Bright Futures is all about. At the heart of our mission is doing all that we can […]