CMA on the Beeb

08 February, 2019

Staff and students at CMA were the stars of a national BBC news bulletin last week, to celebrate the success of the Mentally Healthy Schools Pilot, which has been delivered across the Greater Manchester region by our own Alliance for Learning, in partnership with the Youth Sport Trust. It’s success means that the government is investing […]

Cedar Mount students off to Oxford

28 January, 2019

We are always delighted to see students get a taste of university life while at school, as it helps them make big decisions about their future. A group of Year 10 Cedar Mount students were welcomed to the University of Oxford recently, thanks to GM Higher. The activities began with a brief yet informative talk […]

New Principal sets out vision for Cedar Mount

20 December, 2018

Mr Kal Hodgson is set to become the new Principal of Cedar Mount Academy, one of Bright Futures Educational Trust’s (BFET) secondary academies. Kal began teaching in 1995 following the completion of a Mathematics degree at the University of Sheffield and a PGCE (post graduate certificate in education) from the University of Newcastle. He has […]

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 […]

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 […]