Work starts on new £5.5m Gorton School

06 July, 2015

Dame Dana Ross-Wawrzynski, CEO of Bright Futures Educational Trust, was in Gorton today to participate in the turf cutting ceremony for the new Rushbrook Primary Academy, which is due to be completed next Spring. The new school is being built in the Gorton Educational Village which is already home to two BFET schools, Cedar Mount […]

Gorton Mount Principal Wins Montesorri Award

30 March, 2015

The Principal of Manchester’s Gorton Mount Primary Academy, Carol Powell, has been named Montessorian of the Year by the Montessori Schools Association at a ceremony in London. Gorton Mount Primary Academy is a proud member of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, which is committed to harnessing the very best of each Academy to develop their […]

Bright Futures students celebrate fantastic exam results

02 September, 2013

Students from schools across the Bright Futures Educational Trust have been celebrating their fantastic exam results this summer. Following on from Gorton Mount Primary Academy and Stanley Grove Primary Academy’s SATs success earlier this year, Altrincham Grammar School for Girls and Cedar Mount Academy have also seen outstanding exam results. 19 A Level students at Altrincham […]

East Manchester pupils reenact First World War in arts initiative

26 July, 2013

Pupils at Gorton Mount Primary Academy, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, have collaborated with the Manchester Arts Education Initiative to produce a drama performance based on World War I. Manchester Arts Education Initiative was established by Manchester City Council in 1993 and creates arts projects for schools and other educational institutions. This year’s […]

Music initiative to shine on East Manchester pupils

15 July, 2013

Three Bright Futures Educational Trust partner schools have been selected as key drivers of the Hallé ‘Shine on Manchester’ project, a Hallé orchestra academic initiative for primary pupils across Greater Manchester. Stanley Grove Primary Academy in Longsight and Gorton Mount Primary Academy and Cedar Mount Academy in Gorton will be part of this cultural project, […]